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<p>News about the environment, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.</p>
  1. Uber Diversity Report Repudiates Its ‘Hard-Charging Attitude’

    The report, which excludes drivers, showed that Uber’s employees are overwhelmingly white and male, though the figures are not so different from other technology companies....
    Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:15:03 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/28/technology/uber-scandal-diversity-report.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
  2. Planned Rollback of Climate Rules Unlikely to Achieve All Trump’s Goals

    Energy economists say the executive order is likely to fall far short on the president’s goals of increasing the nation’s “energy independence” and restoring lost coal mining jobs....
    Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:00:19 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/27/climate/planned-rollback-of-climate-rules-unlikely-to-achieve-all-trumps-goals.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
  3. What Can You Wear on a Plane? It Depends Who’s Paying

    Lost in the fury directed at United Airlines over turning away two teenagers in leggings was the fact that most passes for airlines’ employees come with a dress code....
    Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:18:09 -0400https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/27/business/united-leggings-passes-dress-code.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss

In the Spotlight

Real time data on solar generation at Hopkins

Photovoltaic (PV) panels atop seven buildings collect solar radiation and convert it into electricity, generating 1 million kWh of clean renewable energy each year, or enough electricity to power roughly 112 average households and offset 545 tons of greenhouse gases.

Learn more about JHU solar

 

Ideas in Action

Think before you print.

Office paper is highly recyclable, but a lot gets wasted. Waste reduction is more cost-effective than recycling because it reduces the amount of material that needs to be collected, transported and processed.