Latest Low-carbon fuel standard Stories

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.

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.

2009-08-31 08:56:00

Multi-State Effort Includes Major TV/Radio Ad Buy in Several States, Warns of Increased Energy Costs and Expanded Reliance on Energy from Unstable Regions WASHINGTON, Aug.

2009-07-15 19:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent group of clean tech executives from TechNet, the bipartisan political network of CEOs that promotes the growth of the innovation economy, today were in Sacramento, California to meet with a variety of state government officials to discuss the importance of clean technology and innovation to California's economic, environmental and energy future.TechNet's members are leaders in many areas of clean energy including venture...

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