Welcome to S&S’ Quick Hits. This is week two and we’re excited to bring you our selection of news from around the web. Enjoy the selection! If you enjoy this week’s reads, consider subscribing below to receive Quick Hits in your inbox every Saturday morning!
Business: The NY Times
A California company thinks that robots that can install and clean thousands of solar panels may make solar energy competitive with fossil fuels.
Regulation: LA Times
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to the Obama Administration’s environmental regulations that would limit greenhouse gases coming from power plants and factories.
A new study calculates that by 2047, average temperatures across much of the planet will rise to levels higher than we’ve ever seen in recent history.
Energy & Technology : Washington Post
Vietnam is pressing ahead with South Asia’s most ambitious civilian nuclear energy program despite safety fears over the technology following the 2011 Fukushima disaster.
Human Capital: BBC News
Urban populations are exposed to potentially damaging levels of air pollution, the EEA warns.