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European Union Takes Action On Climate And Energy, But Critics Call It Modest, Ineffective

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After a period of intense negotiations, leaders from the 28 member states of the European Union (EU) have reached a deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions and improve the use of renewable...

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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...

2014-10-16 08:24:55

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cemtrex, Inc. (OTC: CTEI) today announced that it is experiencing greater proposal activity in its Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems (CEMS) business. Ravi Narayan, Vice President of Cemtrex cited several reasons for increased activity including, (i) U.S. cement plants will need to upgrade their CEMS over the next two years to measure mercury, hydrocarbons, HCl and particulate, (ii) Coal-fired power plants also have to measure...

2014-10-02 16:22:28

BOYERTOWN, Pa., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClimeCo Corporation, a leading Emission Reduction Credit (ERC) project developer and the largest producer of U.S. voluntary carbon credits under the Climate Action Reserve, celebrates an expansion of its environmental market brokerage platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130510/MM11874LOGO Based within the industrial hub of Houston, Texas, Mason Henderson will lead ClimeCo's private equity fund and brokerage team. Mason...

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...

2014-09-23 12:24:44

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), the world's 7th largest company by revenue, is leading Chinese corporations' commitment to fighting climate change at the UN Climate Summit today in New York, United States. The Summit will serve as a public platform for leaders at the highest level including UN Member States, as well as finance, business, civil society and local leaders from public and private sectors....

2014-09-16 16:20:48

New economic analysis shows low-income Californians hit hardest by higher gas prices and job losses SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "hidden gas tax" scheduled to hit California drivers on January 1, 2015 will result in a net reduction of nearly $3 billion in economic output and 18,000 jobs in the first year alone, according to an economic analysis released today by the California Drivers Alliance. According to the analysis, conducted by Dr. Justin L....

2014-09-09 20:21:24

LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: World Activated Carbon Market, Freedoniahttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/848817/World-Activated-Carbon-Market-Freedonia.html World demand to rise nearly 4% annually through 2018Demand for roofing products worldwide is projected to grow nearly four percent per year through 2018 to over 12 billion square meters, a significant improvement from the lethargic performance of the 2008-2013...

2014-08-25 23:05:25

Latest Report Global Organic Personal Care Market Analysis, Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 now included in GrandViewResearch.com database. View Full Report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/unified-communication-market San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The global market for organic personal care is expected to reach USD 15.98 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing consumer awareness regarding the...

2014-08-22 12:23:04

Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio, CARBON tells stories of communities fighting climate change LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tree Media, a production company focused on inspiring positive social action, with the support of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and in collaboration with Thom Hartmann, released CARBON, a film aimed at exploring crucial issues related to the climate crisis. Ahead of the 2014 UN Climate Summit on September 23, CARBON attempts to move the debate...

2014-08-21 08:24:22

KARLSRUHE, Germany, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tough times ahead for industrials with ETS compliance obligations, as reduced auction volumes and back-loading mean carbon prices set for sustained increase, reaching double digits by 2015 With prices hitting a 5 month high of EUR6.50 today, established energy intelligence provider ICIS Tschach predicts a sustained increase in the price of European Trading Scheme (ETS) allowances. On current trajectories, prices are...


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