SAVING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SAVING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Government wants future cars to talk to each other http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309391-79/technology-vehicles-cars-vehicle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309391-79/technology-vehicles-cars-vehicle.html.csp">Government wants future cars to talk to each other</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T13:49:13.941-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 01:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Obama administration said Monday it is taking a first step toward requiring that future cars and light trucks be equipped with technology that enables them to warn each other of potential danger in time to avoid collisions. A research report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that the technology could eventually prevent as many as 592,000 left-turn and intersection crashes a year, saving 1,083 lives. The agency said it will begin drafting ru...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583093912014-08-18T13:49:13.941-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T13:49:13.941-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309391@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:49:13 MDT Letter: Carbon fee costs less than you think http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58258704-82/carbon-saving-climate-costs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58258704-82/carbon-saving-climate-costs.html.csp">Letter: Carbon fee costs less than you think</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T09:26:02.07-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The recent bipartisan report on global warming, “Risky Business,” detailed how $370 billion of flood damage could occur to coastal cities in the U.S. as the oceans rise. Along with this damage, Midwest farmers will suffer from the temperature rise disrupting their crops. Global warming will do damage to the economy in the future, so preventing it now is important. But taking action now for a better future later can seem like saving for retirement or taking out insurance. This is deceptive becaus...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:26:02 MDT Trib Talk: Should Utah ditch Daylight Saving Time? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58166194-231/talk-daylight-saving-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58166194-231/talk-daylight-saving-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Should Utah ditch Daylight Saving Time?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T13:20:04.189-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 01:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As per legislative mandate, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development asked Utahns what they think about Daylight Saving Time. So far, nearly 20,000 people have responded. On Thursday at 12:15 p.m., Rep. Ronda Rudd Menlove and GOED spokesman Michael Sullivan join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about the survey on time shifting and what changing Daylight Saving Time would mean for education, business, tourism and more. You can watch this online video chat at sltrib.com. You can also join th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58166194@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:20:04 MDT Russia turns back the clock on year-round daylight-saving time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58137105-68/clock-daylight-round-russia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58137105-68/clock-daylight-round-russia.html.csp">Russia turns back the clock on year-round daylight-saving time</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T08:07:01.895-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 08:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moscow • Russia’s legislature, often accused of metaphorically turning back the clock, has decided to do it literally — abandoning the widely disliked policy of keeping the country on daylight-saving time year-round. The 2011 move to impose permanent “summer time” in 2011 was one of the most memorable and least popular initiatives of Dmitry Medvedev’s presidency. It forced tens of millions to straggle to their jobs in pitch darkness during the winter months. In the depths of December, the sun di...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581371052014-07-01T08:07:01.895-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T08:07:01.895-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58137105@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:07:01 MDT