Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, December 1

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Published on December 1st, 2010  |  Discuss This Article  

Green news time!

  1. REDD:  a new study says it’s about more than just reducing emissions– it could save some species from extinction.  (Mongabay)
  2. So what can we actually expect to see come out of the COP 16 climate talks?  (Christian Science Monitor)
  3. Big trucks are shockingly fuel-inefficient– but existing and new technology could bring them up to nine miles per gallon, as opposed to the current six.  (GreenBiz)
  4. How’s this for alternative energy?  Researchers want to study the feasibility of turning astronaut poop into spaceship electricity. (Grist)
  5. A Chinese ban on plastic bags kept 100 billion of those bad boys out of the trash.  (Treehugger)
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