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2010-08-05 06:40:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As the California Air Resources Board (ARB) considers a number of regulations that will most likely impact fleets in California, NAFA Fleet Management Association is taking steps to ensure that the concerns and experiences of its Members are heard and help play a role in upcoming legislation. The Association has announced the formation of the NAFA CARB Advisory Council, a new sub-committee of NAFA's Fuels & Technology Advisory Council, to provide...

2010-08-03 13:12:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The implementation of a nationwide low-carbon fuel standard (LCFS) in the United States would increase global greenhouse gas emissions by up to 19 million metric tons each year - contradicting the claim of LCFS advocates that the standard would reduce such emissions - according to a study issued today. The study assumes that because an LCFS would prevent American refineries from importing petroleum obtained from oil sands in neighboring Western...

2010-08-03 08:12:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- "New Rules on CARB" will be the topic of a free one-hour webinar to be hosted by SGS Consumer Testing Services at 2 pm EDT on Tuesday, August 17. The presentation will address the latest regulations on formaldehyde emissions in composite wood products - including a new U.S. law plus recent changes to the 2007 standards set by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) - and their impact on U.S. retailers, distributors and manufacturers of products such as...

2010-08-03 04:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to a fundamental transformation now taking place in the alternative fuel and clean vehicle transportation sector, Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA) announces the launch of the Alternative Clean Transportation "ACT" Expo and confirms dates at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center for April 20-21, 2011. Set in Southern California, the recognized mecca for alternative clean transportation fuels and technology...

2010-07-29 10:00:00

BEIJING, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On 19 June the meeting of APEC's Energy ministers ended in the Japanese city of Fukui with a declaration giving directions to improve energy efficiency, advance energy security and increase the clean energy supply in the APEC region. Among the new initiatives prescribed by the Energy Ministers is the "Low Carbon Model City" project, aimed at developing the best practices to achieve low-emissions urban communities. The first to be selected...

2010-07-21 11:29:00

Ads urge residents to call their lawmakers, oppose effort to attach job-killing Low-Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) to Senate energy and climate bill WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As efforts continue behind closed-doors in Washington to attach a job-killing Low-Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) to upcoming energy legislation in the Senate, Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) announced today the purchase of television and radio time all across the Midwest with an eye on educating...

2010-07-14 11:10:00

CONCORD, Ontario, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Solutions Worldwide Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ESWW) (Frankfurt Stock Exchange FWB: EOW) announced today that David J. Johnson, President and CEO sent the following open letter to its shareholders: Fellow Shareholders, Subsequent the long haul to secure our initial Active Level III California Air Resources Board (CARB) Verifications in the 3rd and 4th quarter of 2009 for both On-road and Off-road diesel powered vehicle and...

2010-06-24 12:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- "California BrightSpot: Clean Energy is Putting California to Work," a new website, e-newsletter, and information hub for California's clean energy and clean tech sector, was launched today by the California Business Alliance for a Green Economy. "Gold built the California economy and green is sustaining it," says Susan Frank of the California Business Alliance for a Green Economy. "The clean energy and clean tech sector is one of the few...

2010-06-16 18:03:00

WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California today denied California's motion to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the low-carbon fuel standard (LCFS) regulations implemented by the California Air Resources Board as part of "AB 32," California's Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. "We applaud the court's decision to allow this legal challenge to California's LCFS to move forward," Charles Drevna, president of NPRA, the National...

2010-06-16 15:52:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today released the findings of its analysis of greenhouse gas reporting tools and emissions models. The report highlights the efficacy and applicability of the models to trucking industry operations. Addressing greenhouse gas emissions is an emerging issue as the public and private sectors seek to quantify the carbon footprint associated with supply chains. In response, there is...