Partner Webinar: Engaging effectively with homeowners during the time of social distance (With Hatch)

  There’s no question COVID-19 is impacting how we do business as home improvement pros. Homeowner uncertainty and caution are causing more canceled appointments, fewer installs, and is frankly hurting cash flow. We need battle-tested strategies to increase our close … Read more…

U.S. EPA waives fuel requirements, extends biofuels deadline to help refineries

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday unveiled measures to help oil refineries cope with fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, including waiving anti-smog requirements for gasoline and extending the deadline for small facilities to show compliance with the nation’s biofuels … Read more…

Trump administration eases environmental enforcement during outbreak

The Trump administration has decided to ease enforcement of environmental regulations covering polluting industries to help them cope with impacts from the coronavirus outbreak, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: That extra fluffy … Read more…

U.N. aviation agency agrees to restrict carbon credits denounced by climate activists

The U.N.’s aviation agency on Friday approved restrictions for a global program designed to help airlines offset their carbon emissions, a move that curbs industry funding for older projects whose environmental benefits have been challenged by climate activists. Reuters: Environment … Read more…

Air pollution clears in northern Italy after coronavirus lockdown, satellite shows

Air pollution over northern Italy fell after the government introduced a nationwide lockdown to combat coronavirus, satellite imagery showed on Friday, in a new example of the pandemic’s potential impact on emissions. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: That extra fluffy … Read more…

White House aims to appeal court decision that threatened refinery biofuel waivers: sources

The Trump administration plans to appeal a federal court decision that called into question a program exempting small oil refineries from the nation’s biofuel blending laws, three sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: … Read more…

Japan environment minister says to review export policy of coal-fired power plants by end-June

Japanese environment minister Shinjiro Koizumi said on Tuesday it has agreed with other ministries including the industry ministry and finance ministry to review export conditions of coal-fired power plants by the end of June. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: That … Read more…

Exclusive: Top lithium miner seeks to monitor water scarcity in parched Chile salt flat

With residents and courts ringing the alarm about depleted water supplies in Chile’s Atacama salt flat, the world’s top lithium miner Albemarle quietly filed a proposal in December for a network to monitor flows beneath the parched desert floor. Reuters: … Read more…

Australian farmers watch wildfire destroy their home from inside concrete bunker

It was an inevitability, thought Australian cattle farmer Donald Graham and his wife Bronwyn, that bushfires would one day tear through the bushland that surrounded their home, a remote property overlooking the Snowy River National Park. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL … Read more…

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