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Report pushes ‘big-tent’ approach for the future of batteries

In the world of renewable energy, lithium-ion batteries are the storage kings, accounting for about 70 percent of electric vehicles (EV) and 90 percent of grid batteries around the world. As such, they are becoming increasingly important in a world seeking to reduce carbon emissions by electrifying homes, cars and more. (Not that the mining …

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‘Impartisan’ health policy group pushes Democrats’ equity agenda

democrats National Academy for State Health Policy Says States Should Require Anti-Racism Training and Promote Race-Based Hiring Getty Images Patrick Hauf • September 26, 2022 4:56 am An influential health care policy group that claims to be impartial is urging state governments to “promote health equality” — a controversial democratic policy agenda that includes mandatory …

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Jackson water: Thompson pushes $200 million in federal funds for crisis

As state and local officials continue to debate the best options for a long-term solution to Jackson’s water problems, Politico reports that at the federal level, House Democrats could allocate as much as $200 million for the beleaguered city water system. The national publication reported that Democratic U.S. Representative Bennie Thompson, who represents the state’s …

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