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2009-09-22 12:50:30

The airline industry is set to vow to cut its carbon dioxide emissions by 50 percent of 2005 levels by 2050.

2009-09-14 09:27:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers will pay higher prices if independent power producers are not provided adequate allowances under new cap and trade legislation, according to a study released today by Generators for Affordable Power (GAP).

2009-09-11 12:40:00

A risk consultant firm says Australians are now the world's biggest individual producers of carbon dioxide, which is blamed for global warming.

2009-09-10 09:00:00

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cemtrex, Inc.

2009-09-09 16:00:00

Trillion dollar cap-and-trade system would pose big financial risk for little "green" benefit WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a new report released today by the U.S.

2009-08-24 15:30:00

A climate proposal being discussed by members of Congress could reduce US oil production by 25 percent, resulting in increased reliance on foreign oil.

2009-08-05 09:55:00

A key climate change bill passed by Congress would mean a modest increase of annual energy costs for families, which is way below some industry estimates.

2009-07-15 17:06:00

"The issue is not profits, but price signals; evidence clear that organized markets offer superior platform for market-based cap-and-trade."WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was released today by William Massey, counsel to the COMPETE Coalition and former FERC Commissioner, in response to a study by Synapse Energy Economics on the pending federal climate and energy legislation released this morning by APPA, NARUC, NASUCA and NRECA: "The issue of limiting...

2009-06-19 11:58:00

NEW YORK, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Trayport's Elliott Piggott, managing director, and Mark Holt, head of technology, will be in New York June 23-25 to urge US adoption of European advances in carbon trading.

2009-06-09 17:14:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the Midwest Governors' Association plan for a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, ACCCE President Steve Miller released the following statement: "ACCCE agrees with the conclusion reached by the panel appointed by governors participating in the Midwest Governors Association climate change accord that controlling greenhouse gases through a federal program is a better course than imposing such mandates under individual state regimes or a...

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  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.