The government rejects holding an inquiry into plans for a coal mine, meaning it can progress.
Jan. 6, 2021 • ~2 min
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An eviction moratorium extension will only postpone an eviction and housing crisis, experts say. Black, Hispanic, and young adults are most at risk.
Dec. 23, 2020 • ~4 min
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Heat pumps use electricity to transfer warmth from outside to inside a house.
Dec. 8, 2020 • ~7 min
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"As neighborhoods gentrify, when poor people can no longer remain in their neighborhoods and move, there are fewer affordable neighborhoods."
Dec. 7, 2020 • ~7 min
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Slashing carbon emissions by 68% by 2030 will depend on using the UK's infrastructure strategy effectively.
Dec. 4, 2020 • ~7 min
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Incubator aims to identify the most effective strategies at reducing homelessness and promoting housing stability.
Nov. 16, 2020 • ~8 min
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The wind will disperse some virus-carrying respiratory droplets, but not everything. Masks can make the difference.
Oct. 8, 2020 • ~7 min
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Disconnected utilities, evictions, and debt are disproportionately affecting households of color during the pandemic, a survey finds.
Sept. 29, 2020 • ~5 min
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Women who leave domestic violence shelters with their kids say it's difficult finding food, transportation, safe housing, jobs, and affordable child care.
Sept. 25, 2020 • ~4 min
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New big-data research connects "underwater" mortgages from the 2007-08 recession with people's stagnant earnings and inability to move.
Sept. 1, 2020 • ~8 min
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