Newsdesk – April 21

Warming climate will nearly double demand for cooling appliances.
Researchers predict energy use for air conditioners and refrigeration will jump 90% on 2017 levels by mid-century because of a burgeoning middle class and a warming world. Global sales of cooling equipment are expected to increase from $140 billion today to $260 billion by 2050   – Guardian

  • The world is scrambling now China is refusing to be a trash dumping ground – CNBC
  • The 9 RGGI states show long-term benefits for resident – InsideClimateNews
  • Alberta and British Columbia in interprovincial battle over Kinder Morgan pipeline – theTyee
  • Massachusetts’s top court clears way for Exxon fraud investigation – InsideClimateNews
  • Trudeau ready to offer aid to Kinder Morgan to ensure pipeline is built – Reuters
  • Australian $90m ‘clean coal’ program ends as final project collapses – SydneyMorningHerald
  • The electric vehicle boom is coming –
  • EU court rules Poland broke law by logging ancient Bialowieza forest –  Independent

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