Sober or bright? Europe Faces Holiday During Energy Crisis – KSAT San Antonio | Ad On Picture

VERONA – During the opening weekend, the Verona Christmas market was packed with revelers sipping mulled wine and buying Christmas decorations. But wooden market stalls aside, the Italian city still hasn’t decked out its granite-clad pedestrian streets with twinkling Christmas lights as officials debate how bright the season should be amid an energy crisis. In … Read more

Sober or bright? Europe Faces Holiday During Energy Crisis – WJXT News4JAX | Ad On Picture

VERONA – During the opening weekend, the Verona Christmas market was packed with revelers sipping mulled wine and buying Christmas decorations. But wooden market stalls aside, the Italian city still hasn’t decked out its granite-clad pedestrian streets with twinkling Christmas lights as officials debate how bright the season should be amid an energy crisis. In … Read more

High Energy Prices Lead to Coal Revival in Czech Republic – WDIV ClickOnDetroit | Ad On Picture

OSTRAVA – In this part of the north-eastern Czech Republic, huge heaps of coal are piling up ready to be sold to eager buyers and smoke is belching from coal-fired power plants that are ramping up instead of shutting down. Ostrava has been working for decades to end its legacy as the country’s most polluted … Read more

US Offshore Wind Industry Faces Backlash From Locals – WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando | Ad On Picture

OCEAN CITY, NJ – It’s just a cable meant to bring power from an offshore wind farm to a former coal-fired power plant in southern New Jersey, but it symbolizes a major challenge facing the renewable energy industry. The fight for the cable has been going on for nearly three years, with no end in … Read more

Globe Climate: COP27 draws to a close and meet our new environment reporter – The Globe and Mail | Ad On Picture

If you are reading this on the internet or someone forwarded this email newsletter to you, you can subscribe to Globe Climate and all Globe newsletters here. Good afternoon, and welcome to Globe Climate, a newsletter about climate change, environment and resources in Canada. A decade ago, Idle No More visualized indigenous themes in a … Read more

Saudi Arabia has ‘green vision’ at COP27, critics unmoved – WJXT News4JAX | Ad On Picture

SHARM EL SHEIKH – Hydrogen cars and vehicles that capture pollutants from their tailpipes. Computer mice made from recycled plastic waste. Hundreds of millions of trees planted in the desert. Saudi Arabia’s vision of a green future can be seen just a short drive from the site of the UN climate summit in Egypt. What … Read more

US plan to tap green finance companies faces resistance – WJXT News4JAX | Ad On Picture

SHARM EL SHEIKH – When it comes to helping poor nations deal with climate change, the United States government has left its wallet at home. So it hopes its friend, the big business, can help foot the bill. Unable to persuade Congress or the American public to spend billions of dollars more each year on … Read more

US plan to tap into green finance companies faces resistance – WDIV ClickOnDetroit | Ad On Picture

SHARM EL SHEIKH – When it comes to helping poor nations deal with climate change, the United States government has left its wallet at home. So it hopes its friend, the big business, can help foot the bill. Unable to persuade Congress or the American public to spend billions of dollars more each year on … Read more

Macron calls on France’s big polluters to cut emissions by half – WDIV ClickOnDetroit | Ad On Picture

PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday urged the country’s most climate-damaging industries to redouble their efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions within the next decade, a day after his call for action at the UN climate summit in Egypt. Macron called a meeting Tuesday at the Elysée presidential palace in Paris with heads … Read more

Italian EV startup takes on US-Chinese rivals in design – KSAT San Antonio | Ad On Picture

MILAN – Elon Musk’s Tesla paved the way almost two decades ago. Now, the global transition to all-electric vehicles is littered with startups inspired by a new era of mobility and lured by the lower cost of building EVs compared to their fossil fuel-guzzling ancestors. Gone are the billion-dollar investments that made old-school auto manufacturing … Read more