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2009-04-17 17:13:40

A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency report says greenhouse gases contribute to air pollution and could pose a public health threat. The proposed finding, which now moves to a public comment period, came out of a scientific review ordered by the U.S.

2009-04-16 03:00:00

Jazz Semiconductor Joins Cool Planet Project NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- To reduce the company's carbon footprint and significantly increase efficiencies, Jazz Semiconductor, a Tower Group Company (Nasdaq: TSEM; TASE: TSEM), and leading Orange County chipmaker, is conducting an efficiency overhaul in the operation of its globally competitive 24/7 fabrication facility.

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2009-04-15 17:13:49

Emissions of greenhouse gases in the United States rose 1.4 percent in 2007 compared with 2006, according to a report released Wednesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

2009-04-14 23:01:00

Public Gravely Dissatisfied With Status Quo on Oil Dependence, Costs, and Alternative Energy, But Lack of Knowledge Could Derail Debate NEW YORK, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans give the nation poor grades on key energy challenges, such as reducing our dependence on foreign oil, keeping energy costs affordable and developing alternative energy, according to "The Energy Learning Curve(TM)," a new survey, by Public Agenda, the nonpartisan opinion research and citizen engagement...

2009-04-08 17:27:00

LOS ANGELES, April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) applauds the City of Los Angeles for its leadership in establishing the nation's first public-sector green building retrofit program that will create green jobs and reduce carbon emissions.

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2009-04-07 14:00:11

A White House official said on Tuesday that US President Barack Obama has taken steps on climate and clean energy that prove the United States is preparing to lead the world in fighting global warming.

2009-03-30 10:31:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- DNV is expanding its worldwide expertise in climate change services with the opening of offices in San Francisco and Portland, Ore.

2009-03-27 08:00:00

Shares update at Capitol Hill briefing and joins in 'Lights Out' for Earth Hour in sites around North America WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Tetra Pak, the world leader in food processing and packaging solutions, today joined with 20 partner companies who make up the World Wildlife Fund's (WWF) Climate Savers program to reaffirm the company's commitment to achieving its five-year carbon reduction goals and to help mobilize business action around climate change mitigation policies. At...

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2009-03-24 14:18:16

Scientists in Germany and India said an experiment to determine whether depositing hundreds of tons of dissolved iron in the Southern Ocean can diminish global warming has produced disappointing results.

2009-03-23 15:28:10

Researchers say more than 90 percent of U.S.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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