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Americans waste some six billion gallons of fuel annually as a result of idling their car and truck engines. What can we do to stop this scourge? Photo: Seven Days Vermont

Is All This Idling a Significant Contributor to the Atmosphere’s Carbon Burden?

Dear EarthTalk: Every day when I pick up my kids at school, all the parents wait in their cars with the engines running. Is...