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First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

New emissions standard for bikes, scooters kicks in

SINGAPORE — A tighter emissions standard for new motorcycles and scooters has kicked in as part of efforts to improve and maintain good air quality, said the National Environment Agency (NEA) in a statement issued yesterday.The new emissions standard, ... [Published Today Online - 9 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

Emissions control and LNG tax coming for B.C. fall sitting

The issue of a liquefied natural gas tax is set to heat up debate during British Columbia’s fall legislative session, but the potentially controversial issue of emissions controls is also part of the package.Finance Minister Mike de Jong said the Liberal ... [Published Globe and Mail - 3 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 3 reports

Largest sources of greenhouse gases in Lancaster County listed

An incinerator, three landfills, a natural gas compressor station and three industries are among the largest producers of greenhouse gases in Lancaster County.Five of the seven sources have decreased their greenhouse gas emissions since 2010, according ... [Published Lancaster Online - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Yoga could be an answer to climate change, says India’s prime minister

It seemed like a bad sign that India’s new prime minister, Narendra Modi, skipped the U.N. Climate Summit last week. What with India being the world’s second most populous country, the fourth-largest greenhouse gas emitter after China, the U.S., ... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - 9 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 6 reports

World's First Full-Scale Carbon Capture And Storage Project To Launch At Canada's Boundary Dam Plant

The world’s first commercial-scale “carbon capture and storage” (CCS) project is set to launch this week at a coal-fired power plant in Canada. The $1.4 billion development marks a major milestone for the fledgling technology, which is seen as critical ... [Published International Business Times - 10 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Global CO2 emissions reaches record high in 2013 - Report

(Follow @PowersGuru on Twitter for important updates)Delhi Daily News reported that a new study has claimed that the emissions of carbon dioxide from the combustion of fossil fuels across the globe touched a record high of 36 billion tonne last year.Mr ... [Published Steel Guru - 12 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Natural gas fracking emissions down 73% since 2011

PublishedOct 01, 2014 at 10:31 am(Updated Oct 01, 2014)Methane emissions from natural gas fracking operations have dropped 73% since 2011, according to a new report by the EPA. The emissions reductions among shale gas drillers contributed to a 12% decline ... [Published BIC Magazine - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 15 reports

EPA blames rise in 2013 CO2 emissions on coal plants

While greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from power plants have decreased significantly since 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) blames a 2013 uptick in coal plant use for an emission increase last year.EPA has just released its fourth year of ... [Published Power Engineering - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 4 reports

Argos to employ natural gas trucks with ultra low emissions

. Argos will be the first retailer in the United Kingdom to employ ultra low emission trucks when it takes delivery of five Scania vehicles fueled by compressed natural gas (CNG) at the end of this year as part of the government's two-year Low Carbon ... [Published GNV Magazine - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Japanese researchers report evidence of methane emission from offshore SE Asia

Japanese researchers report evidence of methane emission from offshore SE AsiaContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.TOKYO, Oct.1 (Xinhua) -- Researchers in Japan have reported on observational evidence of methane emissions from offshore oil and gas platforms ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 3 reports

Switching from cars to public transportation could save the world $100 trillion and reduce pollution by 40%

by Julie Wilson staff writer(NaturalNews) Rising carbon dioxide emissions generated by vehicles has contributed to an epidemic that's resulted in widespread sickness and death across the U.S.America isn't the only nation suffering; cities all over the ... [Published Natural News - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 2 reports

Ultrafast remote switching of light emission

Ultrashort light flashUsing this technique the spontaneous emission of light by the dot can be switched on and off at will. The most striking feature of this method is that the duration of the light flash can be made considerably shorter than the natural ... [Published ECN - Oct 01 2014]

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It is also calling for a provision on replacement engines. "Our internal investigations showed that only a few replacement engines are used every year but a significant proportion of them are newly built ones. Our manufacturers need this possibility to be preserved, at least during the foreseen legal warranty period" Janin states
"This roundtable is a great forum for a cohesive national focus on using Australian skills, expertise and R&D to lower emissions from traditional fuel sources."
Westcott adds "we applaud Thredbo’s leadership and investment in green infrastructure which will help to tackle climate change while protecting the pristine wilderness loved by so many Australians."
"Today we have knowledge and experience with technologies and techniques by which emissions can be reduced appreciably without compromising on comfort and convenience for users of buildings. For India, higher energy efficiency in buildings is also essential for ensuring energy security for the nation" he said

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