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he rail service has lifted neighborhoods all along the line, spurring economic activity, new housing and cultural pride.
The Green Engine that Could (Restore Neighborhoods)
Erick Trickey

In the Twin Cities, the Green Line shuttles thousands of Minnesotans to and from work, home, schools and shopping. But more than that, the rail service has lifted neighborhoods all along the line, spurring economic activity, new housing and cultural pride. LISC Twin Cities helped galvanize local groups to be a part of the green line’s planning, and invested $70 million for development projects along the corridor to ensure that low-income residents benefit from the new rail.

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You won’t be able to drive a car that runs on gasoline or diesel in France beyond the year 2040
France Is Banning Gasoline-Powered Cars by 2040
Joe McCarthy

You won’t be able to drive a car that runs on gasoline or diesel in France beyond the year 2040, according to the country’s new environmental minister, Nicolas Hulot. The decision will accelerate France’s transition to a carbon-neutral society by 2050, and it continues president Emmanuel Macron’s elevation of environmental initiatives since he took office earlier this year.

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This Volcano Scientist Is Running for Office to Fight Trump’s Anti-Climate Actions
Joe McCarthy

Jess Phoenix has spent her scientific career descending into volcanos to study climate change. Now she’s trying to descend into Congress to figure out how to stop it. Phoenix is one in a new class of scientist-turned-politician who are running for office following the election of Donald Trump and his positions on climate change. For them, the stakes have become too high to remain politically neutral. “I was moved to step out of my work boots and into the race for Congress,” Phoenix writes on her campaign website. “Because people like Donald Trump and Steve Knight are threatening that future by destroying some of the most basic things we all agree are important.”

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Clean Cookstoves Drive Gender Equality
Michele Sullivan and Radha Muthiah

Imagine spending hours every day cooking your family’s food over an open fire, your eyes burning and lungs struggling from the constant smoke.

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Caterpillar and Living Lands are #TogetherStronger
Caterpillar Foundation

Over 100 Caterpillar employees and family members show their commitment to sustainable development by partnering with Living Lands & Waters to help clean up the waterways of the Midwest.

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Caterpillar Foundation

Over 100 Caterpillar employees and family members show their commitment to sustainable development by partnering with Living Lands & Waters to help clean up the waterways of the Midwest.