Latest Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Stories

2008-10-09 21:00:33

OUR OPINION When it comes to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and stemming climate change, there's really only one way to force compliance by fossil fuel-burning power plants: Hit 'em where it counts - their bank accounts.

2008-09-30 09:00:50

WORCESTER, MA, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- World Energy Solutions, Inc. (TSX: XWE) today announced it has successfully administered the first-in-the-nation auction for carbon dioxide (CO(2)) emissions allowances on behalf of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).

2008-09-23 21:00:31

Seven Western U.S. states and four provinces in Canada have proposed a plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions, officials said. The Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday that the Western Climate Initiative would cut regional greenhouse gas emissions by 15 percent below 2005 levels in the next 12 years.

2008-09-23 12:00:00

By JOHN RICHARDSON Maine and nine other northeastern states will break new ground Thursday with the launch of a regional effort to fight global warming.

2008-08-06 09:00:55

WORCESTER, MA, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- World Energy Solutions, Inc. (TSX: XWE), a leading operator of online exchanges for energy and environmental commodities, today announced that the company has executed a contract with the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), Inc.

2008-07-24 15:01:02

SALEM, Mass., July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dominion , one of the nation's largest energy producers, announced today that it would continue to operate the Salem Harbor Power Station in compliance with strict environmental regulations.

2008-07-24 09:01:06

To: BUSINESS/ENVIRONMENT/NEWS EDITORS Contact: Investor Relations: Phil Adams, World Energy Solutions, Inc., (508) 459-8100, padams@worldenergy.com; or Craig Armitage, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x278, carmitage@equicomgroup.com; Media Relations: Shellie Rapson James, World Energy Solutions, Inc., (508) 459-8180, sjames@worldenergy.com Executive Vice President Eric Alam to address members of the California Manufacturers and Technology Association WORCESTER, MA, July 24...

2008-07-15 12:00:54

WORCESTER, MA, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- World Energy Solutions, Inc.

2008-07-11 09:00:59

By David Funkhouser, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 11--Connecticut is just weeks away from implementing a sweeping plan to cut power plant emissions, and most agree that effort will mean higher energy costs to consumers. But with electricity and gasoline prices already shooting upward, Gov. M.

2008-06-25 06:03:16

The Public Service Electric and Gas Company has unveiled a new $45.9 million program filed under New Jersey's regional greenhouse gases legislation, to curb customers' energy consumption, resulting in lower customer bills and a meaningful reduction in CO2 emissions.

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