Elon Musk says Tesla would consider buying idled GM plants, takes another swing at the SEC on 60 Minutes – CNBC

  1. Elon Musk says Tesla would consider buying idled GM plants, takes another swing at the SEC on 60 Minutes  CNBC
  2. Tesla’s Elon Musk: What’s changed in a decade?  60 Minutes
  3. Tesla had “Faraday” as a backup name before buying “Tesla Motors” trademark for $75k  Teslarati
  4. Elon Musk: ‘I do not respect the SEC’  CNN
  5. Musk rips SEC: ‘I do not respect them’ | TheHill  The Hill
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GM CEO Mary Barra was forced to shut US plants: Bob Nardelli – Fox Business

  1. GM CEO Mary Barra was forced to shut US plants: Bob Nardelli  Fox Business
  2. Mary Barra Faces Heat From Congress on the GM Plant Closings but Isn’t Backing Down  Jalopnik
  3. GM CEO faces harsh criticism from U.S. lawmakers over Mexico investments  Reuters
  4. Auto workers ready to fight GM over its callous layoffs | TheHill  The Hill
  5. GM CEO was forthcoming about layoff, plant closure decision: Rep. Johnson  Fox Business
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GM to lay off 15 percent of salaried workers, halt production at five plants in US and Canada

  1. GM to lay off 15 percent of salaried workers, halt production at five plants in US and Canada  Washington Post
  2. GM is reinventing itself. Its cutting 15% of its salaried workers and shutting 5 plants in North America  CNN
  3. GM poised to close plants in Michigan, Ohio, Maryland, will cut 15% of salaried workers  USA TODAY
  4. What just happened with the Oshawa plant closing? Trump happened, it appears  The Globe and Mail
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Invasive plants can boost blue carbon storage

When invasive species enter the picture, things are rarely black and white. A new article has revealed that some plant invaders could help fight climate change by making it easier for ecosystems to store ‘blue carbon’ — the carbon stored in coastal environments like salt marshes, mangroves and seagrasses. But other invaders, most notably animals, can do the exact opposite.
Source: Science Daily

Trump unveils plan to weaken greenhouse-gas limits on power plants

Trump unveils plan to weaken greenhouse-gas limits on power plants

Trump unveils plan to weaken greenhouse-gas limits on power plants, Published online: 21 August 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06018-8

Proposed rules for US Environmental Protection Agency would replace Obama-era regulations to reduce carbon emissions from power plants.
Source: Nature