Los Angeles ditches plan to invest billions in fossil fuels, Mayor Eric Garcetti says

Los Angeles is abandoning a plan to spend billion.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 11th, 2019

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti is ditching plans to invest billions in fossil fuels, activists say

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will announce.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 11th, 2019

California is aiming for 100% clean energy. But Los Angeles might invest billions in fossil fuels

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Pow.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 20th, 2018

How will L.A. replace three gas plants that Mayor Eric Garcetti plans to shut down?

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti thrilled en.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 12th, 2019

Mayor of L.A. says Trump divides the country, does "racist things" as he mulls 2020 run

Facebook Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, considering a 2020 presidential run, said Thursday that President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist thi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2018

Interview: Garcetti says LA can be winning Olympic model

In an era when many cities are hesitant to bid for the Olympics, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is convinced his city has a winning formula to make the games a success......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 25th, 2018

Los Angeles to hire tourism consultant to suggest fixes for gridlock and homelessness

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has set a .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 16th, 2018

New SpaceX Mars Rocket May Be Built In Los Angeles

In a speech on Monday, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that the SpaceX.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 18th, 2018

SpaceX just got approval to build Mars spaceships in Los Angeles from the city"s mayor

SpaceX/YouTube Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti gave his annual "State of the City" speech on Monday. During the speech, Garcetti announced that SpaceX will build Big Falcon Rocket ships for Mars in the Port of Los Angeles. SpaceX, founded .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

SpaceX will build BFR spaceships and rocket boosters at Port of Los Angeles

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti confirmed Mon.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 16th, 2018

SpaceX will build BFR spaceships and rocket boosters at Port of L.A., Mayor Garcetti says

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti confirmed Mon.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 16th, 2018

Ocasio-Cortez says 70% tax on ultra-rich could pay for climate plan

Progressive House Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called for a sharp tax hike on the highest incomes in order to fund a massive “Green New Deal” plan that would phase out fossil fuels by 2030, as... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 6th, 2019

Invest Atlanta delays action on Norfolk Southern HQ relocation

Invest Atlanta, the city’s economic development arm, on Thursday decided not to act on Norfolk Southern Corp.’s plan to relocate its headquarters to Atlanta. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms asked Invest Atlanta’s board of directors to de.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

ExxonMobil gives $1 million to promote a carbon tax-and-dividend plan

ExxonMobil, built on fossil fuels. is giving $1 million to promote a carbon tax and dividend plan.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 9th, 2018

5 reasons to bet against Elon Musk"s plan to go private

Reinvent the car. Convert mankind from fossil fuels to solar power. Colonize Mars......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 8th, 2018

The power industry needs to invest $14.5 trillion by 2040 to meet global demand for electricity

Sungrow A decrease in coal power for electricity generation is being replaced by renewable energy sources. However, fossil fuels will still account for 54% of global electricity production in 2040, the IEA said......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

India delays plan to roll out 10,000 electric cars to 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration is aiming to have more than 30 percent of vehicles run on electricity by 2030 in a bid to lower air pollution and curb reliance on fossil fuels.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 29th, 2018

Target spent billions on a move that Wall Street hates, and now it"s paying off in a big way (TGT)

Rick Wilking/Reuters Wall Street slammed Target's decision last year to invest $7 billion in a plan that involved remodeling 600 stores when many of its compe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2018

Australia Just Announced Its Biggest Ever Plan to Save the Great Barrier Reef. But Environmentalists Aren’t Impressed

It's a record-breaking investment, but the government still backs fossil fuels. Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is one of the seven wonders of the na.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 30th, 2018

SpaceX to start building massive BFR rocket

LA Mayor, Eric Garcetti, has given SpaceX approval to buil.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 17th, 2018

Who Is Eric Garcetti? L.A. Mayor Visits Iowa and May Be Considering Run for President in 2020

The L.A. mayor is being touted as a possible presidential contender in some circles......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 16th, 2018