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Environmental Disaster Looms As Oil Tanker Burns Off China’s Coast

Environmental Disaster Looms As Oil Tanker Burns Off China’s Coast

This past Saturday, a tanker transporting oil from Iran to South Korea collided with a freighter about 300km off the coast of Shanghai. The tanker, filled with 130 tonnes of highly volatile condensate crude, has been burning for the past three days, raising fears of an environmental catastrophe.

Australians Buying Bigger Cars Sparks Emissions Concerns

Australians Buying Bigger Cars Sparks Emissions Concerns

A report by the National Transport Commission shows Aussies are shunning small cars in favour of larger, more powerful vehicles. According to the Australian Automobile Association, this calls into question the way in which the Federal Government is developing new vehicle emissions standards, and highlights the urgent need for a…