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Earth Hour strengthens UAE role in tackling climate change, says Al Mazrouei

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  Abu Dhabi / WAM Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy, has said the United Arab Emirates is keen to join global environmental conservation and preservation efforts to protect the environment and reduce greenhouse gases. In a statement marking Earth Hour, a global event observed worldwide ...

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California deepens Trump rift, keeps clean emission rules

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  Bloomberg California’s environmental regulator broke with the Trump administration by maintaining its cleaner- car standards through 2025 and launching a formal effort to write even tougher rules for the following five years. The California Air Resources Board voted unanimously to maintain the state’s 2025 limits on tailpipe greenhouse gas ...

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Uber to suspend autonomous tests after Arizona accident

FILE PHOTO: The Uber app logo is seen on a mobile telephone in this October 28, 2016 photo illustration. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Illustration/File Photo

  Bloomberg Uber Technologies Inc. is suspending its self-driving car program after one of its autonomous vehicles was involved in a high-impact crash in Tempe, Arizona, the latest incident for a company reeling from multiple crises. In a photo posted on Twitter, one of Uber’s Volvo self-driving SUVs is pictured ...

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