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2011-06-22 08:00:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reducing fuel consumption, carbon emissions and community noise are the focus as Boeing (NYSE: BA) and American Airlines (NYSE: AMR) announced that the airline will be the launch customer for the evolutionary ecoDemonstrator Program.

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2011-06-06 05:50:00

A new report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) shows that emissions from fossil fuels, despite 20 years of effort, are going up instead of down, hitting record highs as climate negotiators gather to debate a new global warming accord.

2011-06-02 12:01:00

Efforts to Decrease Greenhouse Gas Emissions Succeeding WASHINGTON, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As suggested by its Reduce our Environmental Footprint Go Green Forever stamp, the U.S. Postal Service became a lot greener last year.

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2011-05-31 07:25:00

Even as governments around the world have pushed to limit global warming, record levels of carbon dioxide filled the atmosphere in 2010.

2011-04-22 11:41:00

CHICAGO, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PortionPac Chemical Corporation announced today an unprecedented step to balance 100% of its energy use from all sources by funding green house gas reduction and clean energy projects.

2011-04-20 12:30:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE:NSM) announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy as a participant in the Save Energy Now LEADER program.

2011-04-12 05:00:00

HOUSTON, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A trio of European countries and one from South America made major strides in reducing their levels of sulfur content in gasoline, allowing them to advance in the annual global ranking published by Hart Energy's International Fuel Quality Center (IFQC). Montenegro leaped 48 slots, from 89th place in 2010 to 41st in this year's ranking.

2011-03-21 08:00:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) as a 2011 Partner of the Year with Sustained Excellence, the highest ENERGY STAR honor awarded.

2011-02-18 09:00:00

10 Worst States for CO2 Pollution Are TX, FL, OH, IN, PA, IL, KY, GA, AL and MO. Half of New Coal-Fired Power Generation in the U.S. in 2010 Came Online in Texas. WASHINGTON, Feb.

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2011-02-01 05:45:00

The deepest economic downturn since the Great Depression failed to reduce the amount of global greenhouse gas emissions.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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