Opinion | Hochul’s congestion pricing move suggests the environment is losing

The cause of the environment is losing the public debate.

Whether the goal is to reduce air pollution, keep pesticides and nitrogen out of waterways, enforce water conservation or, in the florid words of U.N. Secretary General António Guterres, take the “exit ramp off the highway to climate hell,” the

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Opinion | Climate Change and the Environment Need to Be Nonpartisan

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benji backer

My name is Benji Backer. I’m the author of the “Conservative Environmentalist,”

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Are electric cars better for the environment than fuel-powered cars? Here’s the verdict

Whether you drive an electric car or are considering making the switch, you’ve probably been drawn into a discussion about whether they are really better for the climate.

Electric cars are key to the world reducing emissions, with transport accounting for almost 20 per cent and rising, so you probably

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