Latest Mitigation of global warming Stories

2009-10-29 10:19:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "As Congress holds hearings this week on energy and climate change legislation, I am encouraged that policymakers are considering the pivotal role of the transportation sector, which is responsible for 30 percent of U.S.

2009-10-27 13:35:00

For Americans, simple lifestyle changes could effectively add up to a massive cut in greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to France’s entire annual emissions.

2009-10-23 10:49:00

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Conservation Services Group (CSG) today announced awards for 15 outstanding environmental and energy advocates honored during a formal ceremony this month.

2009-10-22 15:27:58

A team of 13 prominent scientists and land-use experts has identified an important but fixable error in legal accounting rules for bioenergy that could, if uncorrected, undermine efforts to reduce greenhouse gases by encouraging deforestation.

2009-10-20 11:11:00

New Car Standards Will Strengthen Nation's Security While Reducing Pollution WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public hearings commence this week on the nation's first greenhouse gas pollution standards.

2009-10-19 13:06:08

A new report from the National Research Council examines and, when possible, estimates "hidden" costs of energy production and use -- such as the damage air pollution imposes on human health -- that are not reflected in market prices of coal, oil, other energy sources, or the electricity and gasoline produced from them.

2009-10-15 23:01:00

ALPHARETTA, Ga. and MIAMI, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MGM Innova, LLC (MGM Innova) and MACTEC Engineering and Consulting, Inc. (MACTEC) have announced a strategic alliance in carbon management services. Marco G.

2009-10-14 13:06:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's commitment to energy conservation and green building practices is stimulating the economy and helping to curb emissions of greenhouse gases, Governor Edward G.

2009-10-13 13:51:00

Ads Say Saving Earth Starts In California With Less Immigration SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-13 09:41:08

Houses on stilts, small scale energy generation and recycling our dishwater are just some of the measures that are being proposed to prepare our cities for the effects of global warming.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.