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2014 Investments Estimated to Reduce Over 340,500 Tons of GHG Annually ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc.
Attorney and Environmental Compliance Consultant Offers Tips on How Businesses Can Accurately Assess and Document Their GHG Emissions. (PRWEB) May 12, 2015
A new UMD study shows a steep rise in greenhouse gas emissions from natural gas wells produced by fracking in Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 12-county area surrounding Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has once again landed on all three "Worst 25" lists in the American Lung Association's
New study finds ambitious action sooner captures biggest economic boost SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As California considers intermediate (2030) targets for reducing greenhouse
SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy efficient container refrigeration systems introduced by Carrier Transicold in recent years are playing a vital role in helping the marine
Enhanced product offering to further research into the air we breathe, water we drink and land we harvest. SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Picarro, Inc., a leading
DALLAS, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This research on Activated carbon Industry [http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/china-activated-carbon-industry-report-2014-2017-market-report.html
Scientific investigators from NASA, the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences in Colorado and several other institutions are joining forces to investigate a mysterious methane hotspot located in the Four Corners regions of the southwestern US.
Vowing to do its part, the U.S.
Earth's Atmosphere -- Earth's atmosphere consists of nitrogen (78.1%) and oxygen (20.9%), with small amounts of argon (0.9%), carbon dioxide (variable, but around 0.035%), water vapor, and other gases. The atmosphere protects life on Earth by absorbing ultraviolet solar radiation and reducing temperature extremes between day and night. 75% of the atmosphere exists within 11km of the planetary surface. Temperature and the Atmospheric Layers The temperature of the Earth's atmosphere...
Terraforming -- Terraforming (literally, "Earth-shaping") is the process of modifying a planet, moon or other body to a more habitable atmosphere, temperature or ecology. The term was first used in a science fiction novel, 'Seetee Shock' (1940?) by Jack Williamson, but the actual concept is older than that. An example in fiction is 'First and Last Men' by Olaf Stapledon in which Venus is modified, after a long and destructive war with the original inhabitants, who naturally object to the...
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