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Green Space Archive: January, 2012
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Local voices at mpg hearing: Philly taxis would benefit
Thu, Jan 19, 2012, 2:20 PM
Officials expect today's hearing on proposed fuel economy standards that would boost the nation's average to 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025...
Clean Air's Joe Minott: Fuel standards would double auto efficiency
Thu, Jan 19, 2012, 1:33 PM
A federal proposal to have the nation’s cars and light trucks reach an average fuel efficiency of 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025 would...
Philly hearing on 54.5 mpg by 2025: Testimony begins
Thu, Jan 19, 2012, 11:55 AM
"Time is up," said Sierra Club president Robin Mann, a Delaware County resident, at at today's hearing on about proposed national fuel economy...
Want better mileage? You can have your say today
Thu, Jan 19, 2012, 6:00 AM
Would you like your car to get better gas mileage? Federal officials will be in Philadelphia today to take testimony on proposed fuel efficiency...
More local voices at U.S. mpg hearing
Thu, Jan 19, 2012, 5:36 PM
I'm listening in again on the hearing in Philadelphia on proposed standards to increase the fuel efficiency of the average car and light truck...
Book of the Week: 40 Ways That Trees Can Save Us
Wed, Jan 18, 2012, 6:35 AM
This is a book to keep on the nightstand and maybe give yourself the treat of one beautiful essay a night. "The Global Forest: 40 Ways That...
More efficient TVs could be headed our way
Tue, Jan 17, 2012, 5:21 PM
Watching television is certainly getting expensive. And I don’t mean the cable fees. I mean the electricity. The sets are getting bigger...
Clean, green cars could save $$$, advocates say
Fri, Jan 13, 2012, 5:30 AM
How much mileage is in YOUR tank? Last year, the Obama administration proposed new fuel efficiency standards for cars and light trucks, calling...
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