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2010-05-18 15:07:00

Emissions to be cut by more than 34,000 tons annually WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Municipal Power (AMP), an Ohio non-profit utility, will permanently retire its Richard H.

2010-05-18 09:00:00

NINGBO, China, May 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ningbo Taiji Environmental Protection Equipment Co., Ltd. (TAIJI)'s FGD (Flue-gas desulfurization) technology was officially put into operation, successfully being used in 230 m2 sintering.

2010-05-05 05:00:00

HOUSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Fuel Quality Center (IFQC) ranked the top 100 countries based on sulfur content standards in gasoline; all EU countries placed within the top 50, now that 100% market penetration of "sulfur-free" (less than 10 ppm) fuels is required in the EU as of January 2009, furthering the region's role as a leader in clean fuels.

2010-01-25 09:59:00

Emissions to be Cut by more than 75,000 Tons Annually WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-01-21 16:02:00

WILKES-BARRE, Pa., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection has joined the U.S.

2009-12-22 12:39:00

Emissions to be Slashed by more than 35,000 Tons Annually WASHINGTON, Dec.

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2009-08-18 11:35:00

The Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has developed a reusable organic liquid that can pull harmful gases such as carbon dioxide or sulfur dioxide out of industrial emissions from power plants.

2009-04-20 11:35:00

WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DuPont and Lucite International Inc. have agreed to pay a $2 million civil penalty to settle Clean Air Act violations at a sulfuric acid plant in Belle, W. Va., the Justice Department, U.S.

2008-08-14 09:00:39

U.S. government, Arizona plant settle pollution case WASHINGTON, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- An Arizona coal-fired power plant owner has agreed to pay a 950,000 U.S.

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.


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Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

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