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2010-06-16 18:03:00

WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-06-08 14:30:00

CALGARY, June 8 /PRNewswire/ - The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) said today a protest against development of Canada's oil sands is a misguided attempt to promote environmental activism based on misinformation and rhetoric, not facts. "The Canadian oil and gas industry is committed to achieving an appropriate balance of what energy consumers tell us they want - environmental protection, economic growth and safe, reliable energy supplies," said CAPP president Dave Collyer.

2010-05-12 12:28:00

WASHINGTON, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A climate change bill proposed today by Sens. John Kerry (D-Mass.) and Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) should be rejected because it would hurt American families and workers, weaken the nation's economic recovery and harm U.S.

2010-05-06 17:51:00

WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- In court papers filed yesterday, the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA) defended the State of California's right to lower the carbon footprint of transportation fuels used in that state.

2010-03-31 12:00:00

PHOENIX, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A long-time leader in protecting the environment, Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) today announced that 20 percent of the trucks it is adding to its fleet in 2010 are natural gas vehicles (NGV). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100304/RSLOGO) Beginning in April, the Company will be adding 226 NGV trucks to 10 facilities in its Western region.

2010-03-21 18:37:00

LUXEMBOURG, March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative Petroleum Technologies (APT) announced today that it has completed contractual arrangements and will begin a diesel emissions control technology demonstration at the Port of Los Angeles.

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2010-03-11 12:17:50

New economic analysis confirms that maize-based biofuel is unlikely to reduce global production of carbon dioxide.

2010-02-02 16:22:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Trucking Associations (ATA) today joined petroleum refiners and other end-users in a legal challenge to California's recently enacted low-carbon fuel standard (LCFS).

2010-01-12 12:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Cobalt Technologies, the leader in commercializing biobutanol as a renewable fuel and chemical, today formally launched its first facility.

2009-12-30 14:41:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.


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