Eaton Hybrid Trucks Have Logged 100 Million Miles, Saving 4 Million Gallons of Fuel

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Photo: schnaars , CC Hybridization Isn’t Just for Private Vehicles Eaton makes, among other things, hybrid drivetrains for commercial trucks and buses. The most familiar models to most people is probably the one used by UPS for local deliveries, but their hybrid vehicles are also used as city buses, school buses, package delivery trucks, beverage delivery trucks, refrigerated delivery trucks, refuse and recycling trucks, utility vehicles, etc

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Media’s Climate Coverage Sunk to Lowest Level in 5 Years in 2010

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Photo: A Green Living If you’re not a regular reader of TreeHugger or any other environmentally-focused outlet, you’d be forgiven for thinking that global climate change really wasn’t all that big of a deal anymore. Not because scientists have determined the threats to be less than they once were — to the contrary, climate scientists have more and better evidence now that human activity is causing the planet to warm.

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Massachusetts Will Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions 25% Below 1990 Levels By 2020

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Boston, MA. Photo: Wikipedia , CC That’s the Plan, Anyway…

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China’s Desertification Will Take Three Centuries to Reverse

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photo: Preston Rhea / Creative Commons An area of China the size of Rhode Island is being lost to desertification each year , with 38% of all the land on Earth in danger of following suit . According to the head of China’s anti-desertification effort… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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More Phone Directory Foolishness, From Maryland

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Tarballs Still Washing Up on Gulf Coast

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WKRG.com There’s no doubt that the impact of t… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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