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Courts Sides With EPA Over Pollution Limits, Fuel Efficiency Standards
2012-06-28 05:30:07

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com A federal appeals court this week upheld the Environmental Protection Agency´s (EPA) ability to limit greenhouse gas emissions and to set the 2012-16 fuel efficiency standards for automobiles. In a rebuke to the states and major industry players who challenged the new regulations, the court noted that greenhouse gases may "reasonably be anticipated to endanger public health or welfare." The group that brought the lawsuit, which included coal, oil and...

2012-06-02 23:00:45

The Fillo Factory will reduce energy costs and afford consumers lower prices. Northvale, New Jersey (PRWEB) June 02, 2012 KRI, owner of The Fillo Factory´s future facility in Northvale, NJ has hired Sunergy America of Eatontown, NJ to design, engineer and construct a 605 kw Solar power system to create a reliable, sustainable plant and reduce their energy expenses. The Fillo Factory, a company committed to health, offering vegan, vegetarian, organic and kosher food products, needed to...

2012-01-05 15:47:05

The draft 10-year strategic plan for the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) -- which shapes and coordinates climate and related global environmental change research efforts of numerous agencies and departments across the federal government -- is "evolving in the right direction," but several key issues could strengthen these planning efforts, says a new report from the National Research Council. The committee that wrote the report found that the proposed broadening of USGCRP's...


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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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