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2013-05-21 23:29:02

Cap-Op Energy opens the first Program of Activities (PoA) for oil and gas producers with pneumatic instrument conversions in British Columbia, potentially saving hundreds of thousands of tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions. Cap-Op Energy´s next verification cycle to extract the carbon offset value from these projects begins in September 2013 and closes in January 2014. Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Cap-Op Energy opens the first Program of Activities (PoA) for pneumatic...

2013-05-11 23:04:02

GES lanches Columbus´ largest rooftop solar energy project, consisting of 2,650 fixed photovoltaic (PV) panels and with projected production of 803,000 kilowatt hours annually, enough to power approximately 85 homes and a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to taking 65 cars off the road. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 11, 2013 Representatives from the City of Columbus and General Energy Solutions USA (GES) announced the official commissioning of the solar energy array installed...

2013-04-22 20:20:55

AVONDALE, Pa., April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Earth Day, Stroud Water Research Center announced that its Moorhead Environmental Complex has achieved LEED® Platinum, the highest level of certification established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the nation's preeminent program for the design, construction, and operation of high-performance green...

2013-04-16 16:22:07

EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SCS Global Services (SCS) has earned accreditation from the Costa Rican government as a carbon footprint verification body under its ambitious new climate policy, which aims to make Costa Rica the first carbon neutral country. SCS will verify the measurement of private and public sector entities' carbon footprints to help the government evaluate policies for emissions reduction. (Logo:...

2013-03-27 08:23:59

Energy Inspectors earns award for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency, for the 7th consecutive year WASHINGTON, March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Energy Inspectors Corporation with a 2013 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award for their continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency. Energy Inspectors' accomplishments will be recognized at...

2013-03-27 08:21:29

Reflects continued commitment to environmental stewardship WALTHAM, Mass., March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was recognized with a sixth consecutive 2013 ENERGY STAR(®) Sustained Excellence Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for ongoing leadership in energy conservation, reduced greenhouse gas emissions and innovative energy efficiency practices. "EPA is recognizing the Raytheon Company for earning EPA's highest ENERGY STAR award -- the...

2013-03-25 20:20:44

Utility Earns Award for Protecting the Environment through Superior Energy Efficiency SAN FRANCISCO, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today recognized Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) with a 2013 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award for the utility's continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency. PG&E's accomplishments will be recognized at an awards ceremony...

2013-03-21 08:22:03

Reaches, and exceeds, greenhouse gas reduction goal years ahead of schedule WALTHAM, Mass., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a Climate Leadership Award in recognition of cutting greenhouse gas emissions and achieving its reduction goal ahead of schedule. The Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management Award for Goal Achievement was recently awarded to Raytheon by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in partnership with the Association of...

Alternative Fuels Could Cut 80 Percent Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2050
2013-03-19 10:34:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The United States could cut petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent by 2050 for light-duty vehicles through the use of alternative fuels and strong government policies aimed at overcoming high costs and influencing consumer choices, according to a National Research Council report released on Monday. "To reach the 2050 goals for reducing petroleum use and greenhouse gases, vehicles must become dramatically...

2013-03-15 08:22:15

AMERLUX Earns Award for Protecting Environment through Superior Energy Efficiency FAIRFIELD, N.J., March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named Amerlux as a 2013 ENERGY STAR(R) Award for Excellence in ENERGY STAR Promotion winner for its outstanding contributions to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by sponsoring significant consumer education efforts promoting superior energy-efficient products. Amerlux, a global leader in task-specific...