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How Bad Is Your Air-Conditioner for the Planet?
Governments recently met to limit a chemical with a powerful heat trapping effect, highlighting air-conditioning’s complicated environmental impact.
1 points by The New York Times | Chlorofluorocarbon Ozone depletion Carbon dioxide Greenhouse gas Methane Montreal Protocol Chemical compound Air conditioner
Auditors: Franchot's office miscategorized 14,000 tax returns, sent $8.7 million to wrong towns
The office of Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot distributed $8.7 million in tax revenues to the wrong towns in Montgomery County, state auditors say in a report to be released on Thursday.Auditors blame the mistake on the erroneous classification of more than 14,000 returns.Auditors also found...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Tax Peter Franchot Taxation in the United States Air conditioner Audit Taxation Financial audit Taxation in the United Kingdom
Franchot, NAACP seek DOJ action on school air conditioning
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot and the NAACP are asking the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the lack of air conditioning in public schools in Baltimore city and Baltimore County.In a letter sent Monday, Franchot and Gerald Stansbury, president of the state NAACP, said many of the...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | HVAC Air conditioner Baltimore County Maryland High school