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2014-03-03 12:23:00

LONDON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercury is a toxic metal that presents a serious threat both to the environment and human health. Exposure to mercury can destroy the human nervous system and permanently damage the brain, heart and immune system. With around half of mercury emissions in the USA coming from coal-fired power plants, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has introduced a new mercury control rule, which will become effective in April 2015....

2014-02-25 12:22:59

DALLAS, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers "Global and China Activated Carbon Industry Report, 2013-2016" and "2014 Deep Research Report on Global And China Activated Carbon Fiber (ACF) Industry" market research reports in its store. China activated carbon market output is forecast to reach 751,200 tons by 2016 at a CAGR of 9.7% between 2013 and 2016 as per the report Global and China Activated Carbon Industry Report, 2013-2016 at...

2014-02-19 23:27:14

Implementation of MATS by U.S. EPA expected to drive demand over the next six years. Visit http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/activated-carbon-market. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 The global market for activated carbon is expected to reach USD 5,305.0 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing activated carbon applications for mercury removal in coal-fired power plants, coupled with MATS regulatory standards set by the...

2014-02-11 12:22:24

BOYERTOWN, Pa., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClimeCo Corporation, the largest producer of U.S. voluntary carbon credits under the Climate Action Reserve, announces its expansion through acquisition of peer environmental consulting firm, Resolute Environmental LLC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130510/MM11874LOGO) A fruitful 15-year relationship between ClimeCo Corporation president, William Flederbach, and Resolute Environmental LLC principal, Gary Yoder is forged by...

2014-02-05 08:23:59

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working with Minnesota-based Great River Energy, Brattle Group economists developed a regional market-based approach to implement EPA's forthcoming rule under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from existing power generating sources ("Existing Source Rule"). The approach uses existing energy market infrastructure to achieve emission reduction targets while ensuring reliability and minimizing cost impacts....

2014-01-28 12:22:20

BOYERTOWN, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClimeCo forecasts blue skies for cap-and-trade growth, as Fortune 500's and blue chips precipitate high offset commodity transactions in 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130510/MM11874LOGO ) Although ClimeCo Corporation is most commonly recognized as the leading producer of N(2)O voluntary carbon offsets under the Climate Action Reserve (CAR; the Reserve), the diversity of ClimeCo's portfolio has enabled some significantly...

2014-01-27 04:20:35

DUBLIN, January 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6c2mqx/activated_carbon) has announced the addition of the "2013 Report on the International Activated Carbon Market For Liquid Phase And Gas Phase Applications - Forecasts to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6c2mqx/activated_carbon ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Activated carbon...

2014-01-08 16:23:41

LONDON, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's positive vote in the Climate Change Committee (CCC) on the EU Commission's proposal to change the Auction Regulation constitutes the final legislative step to implement back-loading. Back-Loading Back-loading refers to the short-term measure initiated by the EU Commission aiming to curtail the auction volumes by 900m EUAs in the years 2014-2016 and re-insert those at a later stage in the third trading period...

2013-12-18 23:22:42

Direct Measurements, not estimation, are used to quantify carbon sequestration of forest carbon benefiting landowners, local economies and ecosystems, reports PEM Inc. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 A new approach to carbon trading described in a recently issued patent entitled “Systems of Systems for Monitoring Greenhouse Gas Fluxes” seeks to change the economic and ecological determinants of deforestation. The enigma of deforestation, a global source of CO2 to the...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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