California News Times

Long Beach, California-Today, the city of Long Beach has announced a budget for fiscal year 2022 (22). The proposed 2010 budget is $ 3 billion, continuing the tradition of providing a variety of services to address city council priorities while emphasizing good financial management and policies. “The proposed budget isContinue Reading

The Climate Crisis is the Defining Emergency of Our Time

As highlighted in our alert last week, the Government has released an exposure draft of the new Natural and Built Environments Bill (Exposure Draft) for public consultation. The Exposure Draft is an initial working draft of the key parts of the final bill that the Government plans to introduce laterContinue Reading

Wausau engineer, DPW director rebuff proposed Environmental Justice resolution

By Shereen Siewert Wausau’s environmental engineer said there are “zero” instances in which minority or low-income groups have been disproportionately affected by environmental consequences in the city, a direct contradiction to a 2012 application that secured hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal funding for brownfield cleanup plans. Environmental EngineerContinue Reading

NEW YORK & OSLO, Norway–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alussa Energy Acquisition Corp. (“Alussa Energy”) (NYSE: ALUS) announced today that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) has declared effective the registration statement on Form S-4 of FREYR Battery (as amended, the “Registration Statement”), which has been amended by a definitive proxy statement/prospectus inContinue Reading

Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves proposed School of Environmental Security

Published Friday, Jun. 11, 2021, 12:04 am Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription to AFP Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: augustafreepress2@gmail.com Advertising inquiries: freepress@ntelos.net (© Andriy Blokhin – stock.adobe.com) The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors’ Executive CommitteeContinue Reading

The Climate Crisis is the Defining Emergency of Our Time

In brief The UK government has recently published further information about its proposed Plastic Packaging Tax that will apply to plastic packaging containing less than 30% recycled plastic content from 1 April 2022. This latest information is intended to help businesses prepare while the relevant primary legislation, the Finance BillContinue Reading