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2010-06-28 16:18:00

Gore rallies grassroots volunteers with new slideshow at The Climate Project's International Presenter Training Session. NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 650 volunteers with The Climate Project from branches worldwide assembled in Nashville last weekend for a training session with former Vice President Al Gore.

2010-05-28 18:00:28

Scientists at the University of Oklahoma and the Fudan University in Shanghai, China, have found that reforestation and afforestation -- the creation of new forests -- may lower the potential of forests for climate change lessening.

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2010-05-28 08:40:00

Jeffrey Long’s lab will soon host a round-the-clock, robotically choreographed hunt for carbon-hungry materials.

2010-05-27 16:02:00

BNA and the Association of Climate Change Officers Examine Climate Change Initiatives Across the Country Thursday, June 10, 12:00pm - 1:30pm ET ARLINGTON, Va., May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As federal and state government agencies explore various approaches to regulating climate change and energy, the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and its state counterparts are increasingly playing a key role in the debate.

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2010-05-26 11:04:58

The first new projections of future aircraft emissions in 10 years predicts that carbon dioxide and other gases from air traffic will become a significant source of global warming as they double or triple by 2050.

2010-05-21 02:00:00

LEICESTER, England, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families, the Rt Hon Ed Balls MP, announced British Gas' role in a GBP12 million energy efficiency initiative to help schools and pupils to become energy aware. The move will help meet the Government's goal to reduce carbon emissions in schools and help local authorities comply with the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC). All publicly funded schools will be invited to apply for...

2010-05-20 07:00:00

DEARBORN, Mich., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ford is surveying 35 top global suppliers to gain a better understanding of their greenhouse gas emissions footprint as part of a broader effort to reduce carbon emissions within the auto industryFord's supply chain approach builds on its success in measuring and reducing its greenhouse gases Ford is working with World Resources Institute, World Business Council for Sustainable Development and the Carbon Disclosure Project in an effort to...

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2010-05-10 14:06:39

Technology for capturing carbon dioxide and safely storing it underground rather than releasing it to the atmosphere holds significant promise in the US and abroad.

2010-05-09 09:00:00

Access to sustainable energy and increased energy efficiency is a prerequisite for achieving the MDGs.

2010-05-04 08:00:00

Prestigious award recognizes CO2 Solution's achievement in industrial biotechnology TSX-V: CST Outstanding shares: 60,261,136 QUEBEC CITY, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Canada's national biotechnology industry association, BIOTECanada, has awarded the 2010 Gold Leaf Award for Early Stage Company of the Year in the Industrial and Agriculture category to CO2 Solution Inc.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.