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2010-10-26 11:04:00

CSX, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Maryland Department of Transportation, Maryland Department of the Environment and Mid-Atlantic Regional Air Management Association Introduce State's First Ultra-Low Emission Locomotive BALTIMORE, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Public and private sector representatives today unveiled the state's first ultra-low emission GenSet locomotive at an event at Baltimore's Camden Station. Jointly funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and CSX,...

2010-10-22 14:44:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Building on its progressive sustainability platform, the American Trucking Associations (ATA) this week adopted a carbon emissions control policy supporting a national fuel economy standard for trucks, rather than government actions to increase fuel prices or alternative fuel mandates. The policy states that "carbon emission reductions achieved through national truck fuel economy standards are preferable to government actions that...

2010-10-22 08:30:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- SaviCorp (Pink Sheets: SVMI) announces the State of California has issued an Executive Order for DynoValve, paving the way for DynoValve to be sold to auto repair shops, emissions testing stations, auto part retailers and Municipal/Business Fleets throughout California to help reduce vehicle emissions. "Our patience, diligence and perseverance have been rewarded. Obtaining the Executive Order from the State of California represents an...

2010-10-21 00:00:41

LongMile Becomes Eighth Verified Cleaire Product San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2010 Cleaire Advanced Emission Controls announced today that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has verified the LongMile diesel particulate filter as Level 3+ for on-road applications. The CARB Level 3+ designation means the LongMile has successfully demonstrated diesel particulate matter (PM) emission reductions of greater than 85% while meeting the NO2 emission standard. The LongMile has passed...

2010-09-21 10:00:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 21/PRNewswire/ --Donlen, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and GreenDriver(TM) today announced that they are collaborating on a multi-year Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action titled, "Commercial Fleet 20% GHG Emissions Reduction." This commitment indicates a significant pledge by all three organizations to work together to transform the environmental impact of the fleet industry. CGI commitments are designed to promote global corporate citizenship...

2010-09-16 18:16:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association in California released new data today showing significant public health benefits from pursuing a smart growth future for California. The American Lung Association data shows health benefits, including reduced asthma attacks and premature deaths linked to the Vision California "mixed growth" and "growing smart" scenarios in 2035 that include more compact, sustainable development patterns. The California Air...

2010-09-14 13:22:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- AIAG, a not-for-profit, member-supported organization that brings companies and their suppliers together to work collaboratively on projects that impact supply chain efficiency, product quality, corporate reputation and a host of other issues, is hosting a Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission Inventory Guideline symposium at the Management Education Center in Troy, Mich., on Tues., Sept. 28, 2010 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The seminar is open to all...

2010-09-14 06:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Enviro Petroleum introduces Enviro Plus(TM), a liquid catalyst that reduces emissions and opacity while increasing performance and yield to fuels used by Fuel Terminals, Power Plants, Commercial & Maritime vessels. "The introduction of Enviro Plus(TM) is not only environmental, but revolutionary. Reducing emissions is now possible, inexpensive and has zero implementation cost to the end users. I am positive that this day will be...

2010-09-13 12:24:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- California's clean energy and clean air standards could save the average household up to $670 in 2020 if oil and natural gas prices spike, according to a new study by three economists. The U.S. economy has experienced five price shocks in the last 30 years when crude oil prices rose an average of 179% in just one year. This study analyzed how much more Californians would pay if wholesale crude oil and natural gas prices doubled at the start of...

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2010-08-17 06:30:00

Electric vehicles took off on the "longest and greenest" round-the-world drive on Monday to promote emissions free transport and November's world climate conference. Swiss schoolteacher Louis Palmer, who made headlines because of his 18-month pioneering world tour in a solar-powered "taxi" two years ago, organized the U.N.-backed "Zero Race". "With this race we want to show that seven billion people on this planet need renewable energy and clean mobility," Palmer told AFP news. "Petrol is...