EMISSIONS: Twelve of the world’s wealthiest people produce greenhouse gas emissions equal to more than 2 million homes via their private jets, financial investments, and other luxury purchases, researchers find. (Guardian)

EFFICIENCY: The Biden administration deploys the Defense Production Act to speed manufacturing of heat pumps, backed by $169 million in federal funding. (The Hill)



ELECTRIC VEHICLES: Toyota announces the Camry, the best-selling car in the U.S., will only be available as a hybrid starting in 2025. (WDRB)

SOLAR: “This is a great time to be involved with solar technology:” Solar researchers highlight how technological improvements are quickly spreading through the industry. (Utility Dive)


STORAGE: Southwestern U.S. ranchers, residents and advocates push back against proposed pumped hydropower storage facilities, saying they would further strain the region’s scant water supplies. (Inside Climate News)



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