Proposed SoCal Tax Would Charge Drivers Based On Miles Driven

Proposed SoCal Tax Would Charge Drivers Based On Miles Driven LA1st, 3/28/14 A local government association wants Southern California to be a test site for a new tax that would charge drivers based on the number of miles they drive. The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG), a city planning organization that represents L.A County…

White House: Kill the Cows—Protect the Earth From Cow Flatulence

As part of its plan to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, the Obama administration is targeting the dairy industry to reduce methane emissions in their operations. This comes despite falling methane emission levels across the economy since 1990. The White House has proposed cutting methane emissions from the dairy industry by 25 percent by 2020.…