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Morning Report: How Local Landfills Are Contributing to Climate Change

San Diego landfills have for years been racking-up thousands of dollars in fines for leaking methane, a major cause of climate change, as operators struggle to contain it.  “It’s like whack-a-mole,” said John Sepich, an engineer who used to work on San Diego County landfills decades ago. “Landfills are constantly settling (as waste breaks down). […]