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2014-04-15 23:04:18

CARB certifications are becoming the standard for zero-emission neighborhood electric vehicles throughout the nation. Star EV is pleased to say we are now CARB certified. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Star EV, a Brand of JH Global Services, Inc., is proud to announce that 19 models of Star electric vehicles have been certified by California Air Resource Board on March 12, 2014 through Executive Order A-414-0001, as Zero-emission neighborhood electric vehicles (NEV). This...

2014-04-15 23:03:03

Conwed makes progress in achieving sustainability goals. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Conwed, the leading plastic netting manufacturer in the world, has published its Global Sustainability Report 2014. Headquartered in Minnesota and with locations in two continents, Conwed has implemented best practices at all of its locations with the objective of increasing efficiency in their day to day operations and creating netting solutions that require less material and generate less...

2014-04-15 23:02:19

Thanks to BHS innovative technology, a progressive collection method and a partnership between the city and Infinitus Energy, the new recycling facility in Montgomery, Alabama is the most advanced recycling facility in the country. Montgomery, AL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Residential recycling is coming to the citizens of Montgomery in a big way thanks to innovative technology, a progressive collection model and a partnership between the city and Infinitus Energy. The Advanced Mixed...

2014-04-15 20:23:56

DUBLIN, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dx28dk/global_fertilizer) has announced the addition of the "Global Fertilizer Nutrients Market Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dx28dk/global_fertilizer ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Fertilizer Nutrients market to grow at a CAGR of 3.83 percent over...

2014-04-15 20:21:14

DUBLIN, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tcqjzw/hvdc_transmission) has announced the addition of the "HVDC Transmission Market - By Technology, Power Rating, Application, Component & Geography to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tcqjzw/hvdc_transmission ]report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The ever increasing demand of energy,...

2014-04-15 16:26:37

LONDON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Agrochemical and Pesticide Markets in the Top 5 American Countries to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and ForecastsThe industry report package Agrochemical and Pesticide Markets in the Top 5 American Countries to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date perspective on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for agrochemicals and pesticides in Americas....

2014-04-15 16:24:25

LONDON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Rare Earth Permanent Magnet IndustrySummary"2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Rare Earth Permanent Magnet Industry" was professional and depth research report on China Rare Earth Permanent Magnet industry. The report firstly introduced Rare Earth Permanent Magnet basic information included Rare Earth Permanent Magnet definition...

2014-04-15 16:23:44

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global market review of electric vehicles - forecasts to 2018 This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the electric vehicles sector, its manufacturers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts. This global market study offers:Electric vehicles market size estimatesLatest technologies and trendsProfiles of the major players including their strategies and...

2014-04-15 16:22:17

The Company's project to convert carbon from industrial CO(2) into chemicals was selected from 344 submissions, representing 37 countries on 6 continents MONTREAL, April 15, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Enerkem (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, is proud to announce that its R&D project to convert carbon from industrial waste CO(2) and natural gas into chemicals, such as propanol, propionic acid and acrylic acid, has been selected as a finalist in the...

2014-04-15 16:22:15

MIAMI, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Miami could know as early as 2020 how high sea levels will rise into the next century, according to a team of international researchers including FIU Earth and Environment Professor Rene Price. Sea level rise is one of the most certain consequences of climate change. But the speed and long-term height of the rise is one of the great scientific unknowns. Some scientists believe sea level rise is accelerating, some suggest the rate is...


Latest Environment Reference Libraries

Palaeovespa
2014-04-18 16:08:43

Palaeovespa is a genus of wasps that holds seven species, all of which are extinct. Two of the species were discovered in Baltic amber deposits from Europe dating back to the middle Eocene era, while the other five were found in Florissant Formation amber from the Priabonian stage era in Colorado in the United States. This genus, and four of its species, was first described in 1906 by Dr. Theodore Cockerell in the Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Cockerell described all but one...

Stream Bluet, Enallagma exsulans
2014-04-18 15:58:11

The stream bluet (Enallagma exsulans) is a species of damselfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes four areas of Canada including Nova Scotia and Ontario, three states in Mexico including Hidalgo, and thirty-four states in the United States including Alabama, Indiana, and New York. This species prefers to reside near flowing rivers and streams, unlike many other damselflies, and is often found in areas with abundant water-willow. It is most active during the summer months...

Negros Fruit Dove, Ptilinopus arcanus
2014-04-18 14:10:41

The Negros Fruit Dove (Ptilinopus arcanus) is a species of bird belonging to the pigeon and dove family Columbidae. It is native to the island of Negros located in the Philippines. This fruit dove is known from a single female specimen collected from the slopes of Mount Kanloan within the northern portion of the island. While it was found at a high elevation, it is suspected that the species originally resided in the lowland dipterocarp forests and was driven to higher elevations due to...

Mauritius Blue Pigeon, Alectroenas nitidissima
2014-04-18 12:27:42

The Mauritius Blue Pigeon (Alectroenas nitidissima) is an extinct species of blue pigeon previously native to the Mascarene island of Mauritius located in the Indian Ocean eastwards of Madagascar. It has two extinct relatives from the Mascarenes and three living ones from other islands. It is the type species of the genus of blue pigeons, Alectroenas. It had white colored hackles around the head, neck, and breast and blue colored feathers on the body, and it was red on the tail and the...

Newton’s Parakeet, Psittacula exsul
2014-04-18 12:25:06

Newton’s Parakeet or the Rodrigues Parakeet (Psittacula exsul) is an extinct species of parrot that was native to the Mascarene island of Rodrigues located in the western Indian Ocean. It was closely related to the Alexandrine Parrot of the same genus and was likely descended from it. It diverged from related species in several of its features, signifying that it had most likely been isolated on Rodrigues for a long period of time. It was roughly 16 inches in length, about the size of a...

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