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Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo EPA range goes official

Photo credit: Porsche U.S.-bound Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo models are about to arrive and head to customers, so we now know the EPA-estimated range that owners will get on their new models. It’s right in the ballpark of what we would expect from a car like this, with this utility, but it does come with a caveat that might make it more enticing. All Taycan Cross Turismos are 4 models, with all wheel drive. The base Taycan Cross Turismo 4 is rated at 215 miles. Coincidentally, that’s the same ...
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The Tesla Model S Plaid has arrived - here's how it stacks up to every other Tesla

Tesla's cars range in price from around $40,000 to $150,000 Tesla Tesla launched its latest sedan, the $129,990 Model S Plaid, on Thursday. It claims a top speed of 200 mph and a 0-60-mph under two seconds. Tesla sells four models - the Model S, 3, X, and Y - which cost roughly $40,000 to $130,000. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tesla has launched its priciest and fastest vehicle to date: the Model S Plaid. We've known the sporty sedan was coming since late 2020 ...
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Competitive Edge: Can Sweet Gazoil’s surface flash cracking technology help solve plastics pollution?

Q: What was the reason for founding your organization – what was the open niche you saw that could be addressed with a new product or service? What was the problem, or gap, or opportunity? Sweet Gazoil was founded to solve water pollution from waste and used oil. EPA states that 60% of water pollution in the USA comes from waste oil and that 1 gallon of used oil can pollute 1 million gallons of water. The founders were tired of fixing badly designed or inefficient plants to treat used oils. We ...
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Morning Memo: Enough With The Theater Of Bipartisanship On Infrastructure Already

Here are the stories that caught our attention. Democrats Are Getting Tired Of Anemic Negotiations With Republicans Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) told CNN Wednesday evening that it's time to pull the plug on the fruitless talks with Republicans on Biden's sweeping infrastructure plan. "At the end of the day, if we can't get the Republicans on board, we need to move forward," he said. "And my view is that time has come." Other Democrats have expressed similar frustrations. Rep. Alexandria...
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Volkswagen U.S. CEO Meets With EPA Administrator on EVs

By David ShepardsonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's top U.S. executive met with the head of the Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday...
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The 5 best flea preventives and treatments for cats in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Effective cat flea treatments are available as topical preventives, oral preventives, and collars. We spoke to veterinarians and did extensive research to select the best cat flea control products. Before starting your cat on any flea treatment or prevention, you should consult your veterinarian. This article was medically reviewed by Dr. Karie Johnson, veterinarian and co-founder of VIP Vet Visit, a mobile vet service in the south suburbs of Chicago. If your ...
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2022 Toyota Prius Nightshade Edition: A Touch of Menace for This Iconic Hybrid Car

The 2022 Toyota Prius is the first hybrid to join the Japanese auto giant’s Nightshade family with blacked-out exterior trim and unique interior treatments. You wouldn’t normally associate the iconic hybrid with a sporty character like this, but the Toyota Prius Nightshade Edition adds a bit of flair and drama to the otherwise humdrum styling. And to be fair, the current fourth-generation Prius is getting long in the tooth, having been on the market since 2016. The Prius received a comprehens...
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2022 Ford Maverick Overview: Powertrain Specs, Starting MSRP, Safety Features & More

After the F-150 Lightning reveal made headlines in May, Ford is keeping their foot on the gas (figurately anyway) with the launch of the Maverick. As one of the first full-hybrid pickups in the United States, the 2022 Ford Maverick will offer sedan levels of fuel efficiency with plenty of payload and towing capacity. Here is a detailed look at the latest Ford truck to join the Blue Oval family. “Maverick challenges the status quo and the stereotypes of what a pickup truck can be,” said Todd E...
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Take a look at the Maverick, Ford's new $20,000 hybrid pickup

2022 Ford Maverick. Ford Ford on Tuesday revealed the Maverick, a small pickup truck that starts at $19,995. It comes with a hybrid powertrain that Ford says gets 40 mpg in the city. The compact pickup goes on sale this fall in three trims: XL, XLT, and Lariat. See more stories on Insider's business page. It's difficult to ignore that pickup trucks have grown ever larger and pricier in recent years. After all, some full-size trucks have hoods so tall they nearly rival a small ho...
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Ford unveils Maverick, a compact hybrid pickup truck for under $20,000

Ford unveiled on Tuesday the Maverick, a new compact hybrid pickup truck for people who didn’t know they needed one. The truck’s smaller more approachable size and its base price of $19,995 is geared towards entry-level customers who want that SUV or truck lifestyle as well as the ease of navigating and parking in tight urban centers. And while its not an all-electric truck like the upcoming Ford F-150 Lightning, the Maverick is part of the company’s recently expanded plan to invest $30 billion ...
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United States: EPA Expands List Of PFAS Subject To TRI Reporting - Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is adding three per-/poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) to the list of substances reportable under the agency's Toxic Release Inventory (TRI)...
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United States: EPA Announces Reconsideration And Potential Revision Of The Clean Water Act Section 401 Final Rule - Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders

On May 27, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its intent to reconsider the Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 401 final rule issued by the Trump administration in June 2020 (Final Rule).
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2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Review: Stylish & Affordable But Should You Buy It?

2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Based on our test drive Despite some redeeming qualities, the Eclipse Cross is average at best. The interior, although nice looking, provides minimal cargo space. On the road, the Eclipse Cross feels shaky and does little to inspire confidence. If you are looking for a smaller SUV, we recommend shopping around before deciding on the Eclipse Cross. Exterior Styling 86 Interior ...
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Southern California casinos update mask and coronavirus guidelines

Soon, visitors to some of Southern California’s casinos won’t be required to wear masks, a policy change that has come to some properties already. As vaccinations increase and the region nears June 15 — the date Gov. Gavin Newsom says many COVID-19 related restrictions will go away — casinos have begun to relax their guidelines. And the queue of masked-up gamblers waiting to get their foreheads scanned for a temperature check may soon be a thing of the past. Southern California’s tribal casinos ...
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2022 BMW iX xDrive50: Bavarian EV to Offer 300 Miles of Range, Minimalistic Interior & More

The 2022 BMW iX xDrive50 previews the German automaker’s fifth-generation eDrive system offering two electric motors and up to 300 miles of driving range. The newest iX is also the torchbearer of the brand’s next-gen electric SAVs or Sports Activity Vehicles. If you’re old enough to remember, BMW insisted on calling the X5 an “SAV” when it debuted in 1998. Whether BMW’s newest electric offering is an SAV or SUV is still up for debate, but one thing is for sure: The 2022 BMW iX is coming to th...
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Sen. Ernst introduces Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Integrity Act of 2021 

In Iowa, Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa), a member of both the Senate Agriculture and Environment and Public Works Committees, is continuing her work for Iowa’s farmers and biofuel producers by helping to introduce bipartisan legislation to bring more transparency and predictability to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) small refinery exemption process. The bill would require small refineries to petition for Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) hardship exemptions by June 1st of each year, a chang...
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The 8 best cat collars in 2021

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Both indoor and outdoor cats should wear a visible ID on a breakaway collar. We tested 15 collars with two cats, evaluating them for safety, durability, and ease of cleaning. These are the best cat collars, including personalized, reflective, calming, GPS, and flea collars. This article was medically reviewed by Dr. Karie Johnson, veterinarian and co-founder of VIP Vet Visit, ...
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California Urges EPA to Let State Set Car-Emissions Standard

Officials from California, New York and other states want the Environmental Protection Agency to allow California to set its own automobile tailpipe pollution standards.
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BMW revealed details about its 2 upcoming Tesla challenger EVs, the $55,400 i4 sedan and the $83,200 iX SUV

2022 BMW i4. BMW BMW revealed new details about two EVs hitting the US market in early 2022. The i4 sedan will start at $55,400 and will have a sporty $65,900 version. The iX SUV has an MSRP of $83,200, putting it in the same league as Tesla's Model X. See more stories on Insider's business page. After years largely on the sidelines of the US electric-vehicle boom, BMW is gearing up to launch two new Tesla competitors: the iX SUV and i4 coupe. The German luxury brand on Tuesday ...
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AlgaeCytes to build first commercial plant for algae-based tech

In Germany, biotechnology company AlgaeCytes Limited is building its first commercial plant in Dessau, Saxon-Anhalt, Germany which will house AlgaCytes’s unique algae-based technology to produce natural, vegetarian, traceable, high-potency algal EPA, beta-carotene and agricultural crop biostimulant from sustainable sources to serve the nutraceutical, pharmaceutical and food verticals. The plant will be owned and operated by the Company’s German subsidiary, AlgaeCytes Germany GmbH. Total investme...
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Ford's head of EVs explains how the new F-150 Lightning conquers range anxiety

Ford achieved its 300-mile range estimate with 1,000 pounds in the bed, Palmer told Insider. Ford We sat down with Ford's general manager of EVs, Darren Palmer, to talk about the F-150 Lightning. Palmer explained how Ford is looking to reassure F-150 Lightning customers concerned about range. Precise range estimates that get better over time are critical, Palmer said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Seeing as the F-150 is already America's best-selling truck, For...
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A Caribbean island bet its future on petrochemicals. Then oil rained down on homes.

After the EPA shut down Limetree Bay refinery, St. Croix is weighing its economic future against the health and environmental impacts of betting big on oil.
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United States: EPA Considering Expanded TSCA CDR And TRI Reporting Requirements, Environmental Justice Analyses - Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

The new 2021-2023 strategic plan of the U.S. EPA's Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT) floats a series of potential expanded reporting requirements under the agency's Toxic Substances Control Act.
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U.S. EPA to Revise Trump Water Rule in Boost to States' Climate Fight

By Valerie VolcoviciWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday said it will revise a rule issued by the former...
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Sens. Duckworth and Fischer introduce RFS Integrity Act

In Washington, U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) joined U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) in introducing the bipartisan RFS Integrity Act of 2021. This legislation would provide more certainty for rural America by bringing transparency and predictability to the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) small refinery exemption process. The bill would require small refineries to petition for Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) hardship exemptions by June 1st of each year. This change would ...
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Report: EPA Officials Improperly Influenced Dicamba Decision

An internal Environmental Protection Agency report says agency officials during the Trump administration in 2018 improperly influenced a decision to re-approve use of dicamba, a herbicide blamed for crop damage in hundreds of lawsuits.
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An "interstate water system" could fix the West's water woes

The U.S. West suffers from severe — and worsening — water shortages.America does not have a water supply problem; it has a water distribution problem.We should build water pipelines, akin to the Interstate Highway System. California's water woes are severe and worsening. A second dry year in a row has diminished the state's water supply, and almost three-quarters of the state is in "extreme" or "exceptional" drought, the two highest categories. With the rainy season over and a hot, dry summer ...
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Your ultimate guide to vacation rentals, including the top sites to search, how to book, and the best rentals across the US

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Vacation rentals are an attractive and sometimes cheaper alternative to hotels. Below, we outline the best vacation rental companies, plus how to book and key policies to consider. We've also included guides to the best vacation rentals in the US, from California to Maine. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky With the CDC declaring travel in the US safe for full...
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Refreshing unanimity in court’s interpretation of Superfund law

Just four weeks after hearing oral argument, the Supreme Court on Monday issued a refreshingly clear, unanimous decision in Guam v. United States. In an opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas, the court held that Guam could seek contribution from the U.S. Navy for the cost of cleaning up the Ordot Dump, a site on the island that the Navy created and used for decades. The case involved interpretation of the federal Superfund law, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability...
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EPA Admits to Altering Science Under Trump, Pledges New Course

Senior management demanded modifications to scientific conclusions that "did not make sense," career employees said.
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