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Harley-Davidson shows off its road-ready LiveWire electric bike

Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire electric motorcycle, which has been in the works for four years now, is nearly ready for eco-conscious bikers. At the EICMA motorcylcle show…

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Fracking chemicals found in animals living downstream from wastewater disposal sites

Freshwater mussels could be used to test for leakages from nearby operations, scientists say

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The future of flying is electric planes

If you’ve ever played with a carbon footprint calculator and plugged in your flight history, you’ve seen how a trip just an hour or two away ballooned your total impact on the environmentAll that jet fuel takes a toll, but electric planes may swoop in …

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Fracking is too high a price to pay for cheap energy

The stakes could hardly be higher, yet the public seems increasingly desensitised to the warnings

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Nissan Leaf electric car advert banned for misleading charge time claims

Company claimed car could charge up to 80 per cent of full capacity in 40 to 60 minutes – but didn’t make clear this was dependent on a number of conditions

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German embassy occupied by anti-coal protesters as UN releases call for drastic climate action

‘Today we received an unequivocal warning from the world’s greatest experts on the biggest threat we face. We need to kick our fossil fuel addiction’

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Wind Farms May Actually Warm the US, Controversial Study Finds

Climate change? Bad. Wind farms to fight climate change? Maybe…also bad?Read more…

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The world’s first hydrogen train is now in service

The world’s first (and second) hydrogen-powered trains have entered service in northern Germany, marking the start of a new era for sustainable travel. Two Coradia iLint trains, made by Alstom, have begun working the line between Cuxhaven and Buxtehu…

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