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Volvo chooses South Carolina for first US plant

...access to deep water ports."South Carolina has become a leading light when it comes to 'made in America,'" Haley said. "It's not just tires and cars and carbon fibers that we're recruiting. It's flat-screen TVs and bikes."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-11/volvo-chooses-south-caroli
Take opportunity to help preserve our precious landscapes

...purifying our drinking water. Their fields and streams provide food and habitat for local wildlife. Their tree canopies sequester carbon and cleanse our air of toxic chemicals, and their understories are home to endangered plants and animals rarely seen outside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-10/take-opportunity
Subaru BRZ is low-slung and sticky to the road with boxer engine and standard features

...1,795 worth of sporty items, including special spoilers, black-finish alloy wheels, red-painted brake calipers, carbon fiber-patterned interior trim, and leather- and Alcantara-trimmed seats with blue stitching.Competitors include its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-07/subaru-brz-low-slung-and-stic
2015 Lexus RC coupe adds zip to staid Lexus line

...while. It shipped its first LFA "supercar" sport coupe to the United States in January 2011. The V-10-powered LFA with carbon-reinforced plastic body and other exotic touches, is high-priced ? $375,000 base ? and only 17 LFAs were sold in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-01/2015-lexus-rc-coupe-adds-zip-
Global warming to push some species into extinction

...burning of coal, oil and gas. At the moment, the extinction rate is relatively low, 2.8 percent, but it rises with more carbon dioxide pollution and warmer temperatures, Urban wrote.Species tend to move closer to the poles and up in elevation as it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-30/global-warming-push-some-species-ex
Stem carbon dioxide output through nuclear

...to defend against increasing levels of carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere.After...still projected exponential increases in carbon dioxide levels because of the increased...really tumbled to the notion that levels of carbon dioxide were increasing in Earth's atmosphere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-31/stem-carbon-diox
Wine Time: Backsberg Chenin Blanc 2012, South Africa

...use of fertilizers and pesticides, reducing carbon dioxide emissions and setting aside large areas...one of only three in the world, to achieve carbon-neutral status by holding down carbon emissions.Lucky for us wine drinkers, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-15/wine-time-backsberg-c
Augusta teenager saves parents from fire before heading to prom

...bathroom floor and his father on the bed, Griffin said.Lambert's mom spent three days in intensive care recovering from high carbon-monoxide levels before being released. His father was also hospitalized with less serious injuries.With his tuxedo damaged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-23/augusta-teenager-saves-parent
Property transfers

...and Ada Williams to Margie Brooks, Lot 5, Block A, Golden Terrace, $99,900Larry S. Prather Jr. and Walker Hill LLC to Carbon Construction LLC, Lot 7, Block A, Phase I, Walker Hill, $26,600Bluewater Properties of Augusta Inc. to Ethel R. Griffin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2015-04-24/property-transfers
Tricks, tools for organizing the kitchen

...SAVERS: House Beautiful's editor in chief, Sophie Donelson, likes OXO's stackable Greensaver containers, which have carbon filters in the lid to reduce spoilage. But her favorite small space storage solutions are from Joseph Joseph."Just about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-11/tricks-tools-organizing-kitchen