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Coverage of gasoline since October 27, 2023.

Analysis: If Liberals have any hope of winning carbon tax battle, they have to help Canadians understand what it actually costs

"...It’s clear now that household financial concerns are paramount in the minds (and voting preferences) of Canadians, and while they would like to continue to fight climate change, most see the carbon tax as an inefficient and unfairly expensive mechanism to do so. But do Canadians actually know what they’re paying?..."

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2024 Kia EV9: Kia steps up its EV game with a family-size utility vehicle

"...Compared with the gasoline-powered Kia Telluride, which also has three rows of seats, the EV9 is only slightly longer but there are 20 more centimetres between the front and rear wheels, which means more second- and third-row legroom. PHOTO: KIA..."

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BCUC to take hands-off approach to hydrogen

"...Unlike electricity or natural gas for heating, which are provided by utility monopolies in B. C. , it’s expected hydrogen will be a free market enterprise..."

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Manitoba introduces bill aimed at temporarily lifting provincial fuel tax

"...Premier Wab Kinew promised the measure during the recent election campaign as a way to help people with the rising cost of living. The bill proposes lifting the 14-cent-a-litre tax on gasoline, diesel and natural gas used in motor vehicles from Jan. 1 to the end of June..."

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Inflation dropped last month along with the cost of gasoline

"...The agency said the price drivers paid for gasoline in October fell 7. 8 per cent from a year earlier compared with a 7. 5 per cent increase in September, driven partly by a spike in gasoline prices in October 2022 after OPEC announced production cuts..."

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Poll suggests British Columbians cooling to carbon tax Globalnews.ca

"...“About twice as many people oppose the carbon tax as support it,” said Carson Binda, B. C. director for the Canadian Taxpayers Federation..."

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Carbon pricing in Canada: What it is, what it costs and why you get a rebate

"...In 2018, Parliament passed the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act, which established the legal mechanism under which the federal government requires provinces and territories to either establish a levy on greenhouse gas emissions or adopt the federal system. The legislation was first applied as of April 1, 2019..."

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How a white hydrogen discovery could help global emissions efforts

"...With many Canadians focused on climate change after a year of floods, fires and droughts, Canadian researchers said the find could represent a big step towards global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. “If we find enough hydrogen, this could solve a lot of our global warming problems,” said Queen’s University professor Philip Jessop, who holds the Canada Research Chair in green chemistry. “The importance of this discovery is what it could mean for everybody..."

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BC United promises to remove provincial taxes for cars and home heating

"...A BC United government would immediately remove the provincial carbon tax from all home heating fuels including heating oil and natural gas and axe the provincial fuel tax..."

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BC United promises carbon tax relief if elected government next year, says Falcon

"...BC United Leader Kevin Falcon says his party would give motorists a break by eliminating the provincial fuel tax, currently at about 15 cents per litre on gasoline and diesel, and remove the carbon tax on all home-heating fuels.  ..."

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Premiers of Saskatchewan and Alberta ask for extension of carbon tax exemption Globalnews.ca

"...She said she's to introduce a motion in the legislature that calls on “federal actions” to be applied equally, regardless of where people live or how they heat their homes. Trudeau said people in other provinces are to also benefit from the exemption. The four Atlantic provinces started paying the federal carbon price in July, after provincial systems were deemed no longer strong enough to comply with federal standards..."

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Jobs in gasoline

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Journeyperson 1 Truck and Transport Technician

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Podcasts

Recent episodes that mention gasoline.

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Informative Video

Discussions, Documentaries, and Investigative Reports about gasoline.

California's Ban on Gas Tools - Unintended Consequences??

"...So are battery yard tools good enough to replace gasoline, and what unintended consequences might a ban on gas tools bring? Let's figure this out together! ..."

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How Airlines Are Racing to Clean Up the Skies With “Green” Fuels

"...Pre-COVID, aviation was one of the fastest-growing sources of greenhouse gas emissions, rising by about 2% every year since 2000..."

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The EU climate deal | DW Documentary

"...We are already experiencing more heat waves, forest fires and flooding..."

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Do We Really Need Electric Cars?

"...Electric cars are off to a strong start when it comes to getting renewable energy out on the road..."

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Academic Research

Recent peer-reviewed papers about gasoline relevant to the latest news.

System dynamics-based assessment of novel transport options adoption in India

"...The adoption of novel transport options such as ethanol blended fuel (E85) vehicles, electric vehicles (EV), and compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles to replace conventional petrol (gasoline) and diesel vehicles is not yet well understood..."

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Non-carbon greenhouse gas emissions for hybrid electric vehicles: three-way catalyst nitrous oxide and ammonia trade-off

"...This work investigated the three-way catalyst performance to abate regulated and unregulated emissions from a gasoline direct injection engine working under conditions related to hybrid vehicle operation..."

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Prospective assessment of energy technologies: a comprehensive approach for sustainability assessment

"...Results The implementation of the ?ES2050 approach? is presented exemplarily and different sustainability indicators and respective results are discussed based on three emerging technologies and corresponding case studies: (1) synthetic biofuels for mobility; (2) hydrogen from wind power for mobility; and (3) batteries for stationary energy storage..."

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Moving ahead from hydrogen to methanol economy: scope and challenges

"...Therefore, developing countries have started investing heavily in solar and wind power and are considering hydrogen as a future energy resource..."

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Current overview of the valorization of bio-wastes for adsorbed natural gas applications

"...By careful literature selection, different precursors with different alternative processes to convert low-cost bio-wastes into porous carbons and achievements in methane storage are presented..."

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Does climate change affect economic data?

"...This paper derives the seasonal factors from the US temperature, gasoline price, and fresh food price data sets using the Kalman state smoother and the principal component analysis..."

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Progress in Waste Lead Paste Recycling Technology from Spent Lead?Acid Battery in China

"...Although the pyrometallurgical methods of lead recovery have issues of high energy consumption and a large risk of lead dust and SO2 flue gas emissions, they are still the dominant industrial technology..."

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Life cycle water footprint of electric and internal combustion engine vehicles in China

"...The results show that at the base year (2019), the plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and battery electric vehicles consume more water than the gasoline-based internal combustion engine vehicles do, while water consumption of the hybrid electric vehicles and fuel cell vehicles is lower than that of the gasoline-based internal combustion engine vehicles; as for the year 2035, even after the proportion of renewable energy generation increases, the water withdrawal and consumption of the battery electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles will still be larger than those of the gasoline-based internal combustion engine vehicles..."

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Holocene-Anthropocene transition in northwestern Yunnan revealed by records of soil erosion and trace metal pollution from the

"...Accelerated soil erosion and trace metal pollution in aquatic environments have become a pervasive aspect of global environmental changes during the Anthropocene, threatening food security and ecosystem viability..."

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Do gasoline and diesel prices co-move? Evidence from the time?frequency domain

"...As a novelty, we study the impact of fuel tax systems and international oil price dynamics on gasoline and diesel price co-movement..."

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Fire causes emissions

"...Fire has become a monster for our earth! Wood, coal, lamp oil, gasoline, diesel, natural gas, LPG, all contain carbon, and most of them hydrogen as well..."

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Real-World Evaluation of Pollutant Emissions from a Light-Duty DI-Gasoline Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV) Using PEMS

"...T his study assessed the on-road gaseous and particulate emissions from a gasoline direct injection (GDI) hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) using portable emissions measurement systems (PEMS)..."

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