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2014-10-21 08:26:57

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBD Energy Limited (NASDAQ: CBDE), a diversified clean energy company and global provider of solar systems, announced today that its Westinghouse Solar unit has completed installation of the Company's first U.S.- based residential solar system. The 5.86kW system, purchased via a 12-year loan with no money down, comes with a 20-year Westinghouse Solar warranty. The Company estimates that this customer, located in Massachusetts, will realize...

2014-10-16 16:24:22

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As California prepares to launch a major expansion of its three-year-old cap-and-trade program, a new report commissioned by the Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) identifies a series of major design flaws that make the program vulnerable to market meltdowns. The report also offers a number of solutions that would mitigate impacts passed on to California consumers. On January 1, 2015, California will for the first time...

2014-10-15 12:23:55

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC QB/BB: BNET). Senator Elder Vogel, Chairman of the Pennsylvania Senate Agriculture Committee, recently announced plans to re-introduce PA Senate Bill (SB) 994, the Major Watershed Improvement Act, in January 2015. The Bill, which has the support of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau, PennAg and the National Milk Producers Federation, is projected to save Pennsylvania up to $1.5B annually in Chesapeake Bay...

2014-10-15 12:23:42

TERRAPASS LAUNCHES NEW "CONSUMER-FRIENDLY" CARBON CALCULATOR SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The art of calculating and managing your carbon footprint just got easier! TerraPass, a leading carbon offset provider, is pleased to launch its new state-of-the art online carbon calculator. They have taken the complex process of calculating your carbon footprint and turned it into a comprehensive, easy and informative customer experience. By developing a deeper understanding for carbon...

2014-10-09 08:22:15

Companies align in order to curb emissions and meet government legislation criteria CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of companies across numerous industries are faced with the obligation to lower their emissions in order to meet legislative requirements coming into force 1(st) April 2015, and again 1(st) April 2020. This is the result of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (the Act), as a measure to control emissions released...

2014-10-09 00:20:16

LONDON and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two reports released today by Climate Policy Initiative (CPI) clearly demonstrate that, with the right policies, a low-carbon energy system consistent with avoiding the most damaging effects of climate change could free up trillions of dollars over the next 20 years to invest in better economic growth. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141008/151082-INFO The first report, "Moving to a Low Carbon Economy: The Financial...

2014-09-30 08:24:47

ZURICH, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbon-connect AG, a Swiss-based company founded in 2013 with the clear purpose of providing individuals and companies with simple solutions that contribute to climate protection and sustainable development solidifies its digital footprint projecting to plant three million new trees with climate-friendly web labels. The company is working with this goal in order to become a world leader in carbon offsetting, project development and carbon...

2014-09-22 23:01:08

Using the Freightgate's Supply Chain Carbon-Emission Modeling, a company will be able to analyze different rate and routing scenarios that compare operational, financial and environmental impact of their supply chain in real-time. Huntington Beach, California (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Freightgate, a global provider of Logistics Cloud Solutions, supports carbon footprint initiatives with improved carbon emission modeling in its Logistics Cloud. The Logistics Cloud, known as the...

2014-09-19 08:22:30

Liberty Power donation helps USHCC Annual Convention "go green" for second consecutive year FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Power, the nation's largest independent retail electric supplier, announced that it will donate renewable energy certificates (RECs) to match 100 percent of the estimated electricity usage at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's (USHCC) Annual Convention. This is the second year in a row the retail energy supply company...

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2014-08-28 07:18:44

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Existing power plants worldwide will be responsible for 300 billion tons of future carbon dioxide emissions, with fossils fuels (particularly coal) still proving dominant in energy production. A new study from scientists at Princeton and UC Irvine says that continuing investment in these kinds of power plants makes our targets for controlling climate change questionable. The researchers, whose findings appear in the journal...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.