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2009-09-24 12:55:48

Canadian scientists surveyed some of the world's major cities and determined Denver releases the largest amount of greenhouse gases. The University of Toronto researchers, led by Associate Professor Christopher Kennedy, documented how differences in climate, population density and other factors affect greenhouse gas emissions in global cities. Kennedy and his colleagues noted not enough information has been available as to why emissions vary among different cities. The scientists analyzed how...

2009-06-02 09:23:00

NEEDHAM, Mass., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Health & Engineering (EH&E), Inc., a leading Massachusetts-based environmental and engineering consulting firm, recently partnered with Goucher College (Baltimore, MD) to complete a greenhouse gas emissions inventory as required by the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment.

2009-04-20 08:43:00

California Airline Takes Industry-leading Role to Report Emissions with Nationally-Recognized Registry SAN FRANCISCO, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Climate Registry, a nonprofit organization that sets consistent standards to calculate, verify and report greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and Virgin America, the California-based award-winning airline, today announced the carrier has become the first U.S.

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2009-04-17 08:30:00

It was announced on Thursday that the United States and Mexico are embarking on a new partnership to address climate change and will encourage environmentally-friendly forms of green living.

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2009-04-15 17:13:49

Emissions of greenhouse gases in the United States rose 1.4 percent in 2007 compared with 2006, according to a report released Wednesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

2009-04-14 07:30:00

TORONTO and WORCESTER, MA, April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Canadian Standards Association (CSA), a leading developer of standards and training services, and World Energy Solutions, Inc.

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2009-02-20 08:20:00

Scientists revealed an interactive Google Earth map Thursday displaying carbon dioxide emissions released from fossil fuels across the United States.

2009-01-15 07:00:00

SALEM, Mass., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As the U.S. welcomes a new presidential administration, companies are preparing for increased pressure to improve and report on their sustainability efforts.

2008-10-11 21:00:24

By Christine Morente BURLINGAME -- After being told that the city lagged in reducing its carbon footprint last month, the Burlingame City Council approved the creation of a climate action plan and other green policies. One major initiative is to provide free solar permit fees for residents.

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2008-10-06 14:25:00

Efforts to fight climate change must not be allowed to falter amid the global financial crisis, said Yvo de Boer, Executive Secretary of the U.N.’s Framework Convention on Climate Change.


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aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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