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Cal Bills Push No-Emission Vehicles

California State Capitol Building

Gov. Jerry Brown embraced a package of proposals from lawmakers Thursday to boost the number of zero-emissions vehicles on California roads, from incentives to buy used cars to new emissions goals for the ride-share industry. Brown used the deck of a hybrid-electric ferry boat, the first of its kind to …

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Madrid and Other Cities Expanding Car-Free Zones

Starting in November, Madrid will bar non-resident vehicles from driving anywhere in the city center. The only cars that will be allowed downtown will be those that belong to locals, zero-emissions delivery vehicles, taxis, and public transit like buses. Madrid is not the only city getting ready to take the car-free plunge. Urban …

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Carbon Emissions Tax Proposal Coming in Congress

U.S. Capitol Building

A South Florida Republican congressman plans to introduce legislation aimed at stalling dramatic climate change by creating an escalating tax on carbon emissions, while pausing certain federal regulations, an energy and environment website reported this week. U.S. Rep. Carlo Curbelo plans to introduce the measure next week, according to E&E …

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