Greenhouse Gas Reduction

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First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

City to seek grant for Sierra Highway-Golden Valley ...

The state Department of Transportation is inviting cities and counties throughout California to submit projects to get people out of their cars and onto their bikes or their own two feet — and Santa Clarita is ready to comply.Caltrans has about $360 million ... [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - 7 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

City woos residents for solar panel use

The City of Victoria and the University of Victoria are teaming up to develop a solar energy map to help show residents how much solar energy could be captured from their rooftops.As part of the project, the city installed a pyranometer, an instrument ... [Published Victoria News - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Program to distribute $360 million for projects that encourage biking and walking, promote healthier California

Caltrans is asking cities and counties throughout California to submit applications for projects that promote biking and walking that will vie for a share of $360 million in federal and state funding from the state’s new Active Transportation Program ... [Published Lake County News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Accelerating Renewables in the Fortune 500

Last week, RMI’s program to significantly scale the commitment by Fortune 500 companies to source renewable energy was chosen as one of six winners at the Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit’s Finance for Resilience (“FiRe”) event. FiRe is designed to ... [Published Rocky Mountain institute - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Why First Energy is Interested in SMRs

Greg Halnon The following guest post was submitted by Greg Halnon, Director of Regulatory Affairs at First Energy. The SMR market is just emerging. We see it as an essential technology for future baseload generation. Greenhouse gas reduction goals ... [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Agriculture added to greenhouse gas reduction plan

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released a new draft of a scoping plan that lays out how California is meeting and is expected to meet the greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions required by Assembly Bill 32. The 2006 law requires California to reduce ... [Published Western Farm Press - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

EU seeks industry ‘carbon leakage’ tips before 2030 climate decision

The European Commission will hold three meetings with key industry groups this summer to thrash out whether the free allocation of carbon permits to big polluters should continue after 2020, when current measures expire.The announcement follows the failure ... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

10% drop in greenhouse gas emissions since 2005

The decline over the previous year was driven mostly by power plant operators switching from coal to natural gas, improvements in fuel efficiency for transportation and a warmer winter that cut demand for heating, according to an inventory released by ... [Published American Thinker - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Japan Meets Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal

Tokyo, April 15 (Jiji Press)--Japan met the goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 6 pct between fiscal 2008 and 2012 from fiscal 1990 on average set under the 1997 Kyoto Protocol on global warming, the Environment Ministry said Tuesday. ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

California lawmaker scraps plan to replace carbon market with tax on fuels

By Rory CarrollSACRAMENTO (Reuters) - A top Democratic lawmaker in California on Monday backed off an unpopular plan to tax gasoline and diesel fuels and instead proposed a less controversial plan to spend up to $5 billion a year from the state's fledgling ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Global greenhouse gas reduction efforts not enough, IPCC says

- 8:49 am "A wide array of technological measures and changes in behaviour" NUNATSIAQ NEWSA windfarm in Arctic Norway. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said in a report issued April 13 that to mitigate climate change, the world must move ... [Published Nunatsiaq News - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

EU analysis: Sole 40% CO2 cut target will cut EU GDP by 2030

EU plans for a sole binding 40% greenhouse gas reduction target by 2030 will lead to a drop in the continent’s GDP of between 0.1% and 0.45% on current trends, according to an overlooked passage in the impact assessment which accompanies the proposal ... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 14 2014]

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"Today's transportation system is about more than just highways," said Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty. "Active transportation projects are a good investment and will help achieve mobility, safety, and greenhouse gas reduction goals for California."
"The results of the consultations will provide input to the European Council's October 22-23 discussions on the 2030 climate and energy framework" the Commission said on its website
...were happy that Steinberg moved away from his estimated 15-cents-a-gallon carbon tax on fuel, which would have gone into effect next year. "Glad that the pro tem wisely backed away from a gas tax that would have unfairly punished lower-income working families" said Peter DeMarco, a spokesman for Senate Republicans
...greenhouse gases thanks, in part, to the revolution in natural gas production," said the American Petroleum Institute's spokesman Zachary Cikanek. "Innovations in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have helped make the U S the largest producer of natural gas in the world, and these technologies are a great example of how we can grow the economy, create jobs and protect the environment."

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City to seek grant for Sierra Highway-Golden Va... [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - 7 hours ago]
City woos residents for solar panel use [Published Victoria News - 14 hours ago]
With Highway Trust Fund Headed For “Avoidable C... [Published Council of State Governments - Apr 18 2014]
Program to distribute $360 million for projects... [Published Lake County News - Apr 18 2014]
EPA data shows 57,860 gallons of cellulosic bio... [Published Green Car Congress - Apr 18 2014]
EPA data shows 57,860 gallons of cellulosic bio... [Published Green Car Congress - Apr 18 2014]
$68M light rail plan on track [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - Local - Apr 18 2014]
Accelerating Renewables in the Fortune 500 [Published Rocky Mountain institute - Apr 18 2014]
Caltrans Seeks Applications for Biking, Walking... [Published KTVN - Apr 17 2014]
New York City converts waste t.. [Published Energy Digital - Apr 17 2014]
State seeks local interest in $360 Million [Published Central Valley Business Times - Apr 17 2014]
Agriculture added to greenhouse gas reduction plan [Published Western Farm Press - Apr 17 2014]
EU seeks industry ‘carbon leakage’ tips before ... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 17 2014]
Why First Energy is Interested in SMRs [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Apr 17 2014]
Biorefinery Applications: Global Markets [Published Michigan Live - Apr 16 2014]
CA Senate Leader Backs Off Tax on Consumer Fuel... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 16 2014]
Petroleum group says fracking helped reduce gre... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 16 2014]
10% drop in greenhouse gas emissions since 2005 [Published American Thinker - Apr 16 2014]
Japan Meets Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Apr 16 2014]
REI Greens Operations with REC Purchases [Published Outdoor USA Magazine - Apr 15 2014]
Greenwood Energy Commissions Power Plant at Mil... [Published Green Lodging News - Apr 15 2014]
5 California Things to Know for Tuesday [Published Gainesville Sun - Apr 15 2014]
Clean Energy opens natural gas highway stations... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
Major Efforts to Mitigate Climate Change Well U... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Apr 15 2014]
California lawmaker scraps plan to replace carb... [Published Bayou Buzz - Apr 15 2014]
Steinberg says California cap-and-trade money s... [Published Merced Sun-Star - Apr 15 2014]
California lawmaker scraps plan to replace carb... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 15 2014]
Because Of Tar Sands, Energy Is Now Canada’s Bi... [Published Think Progress - Apr 14 2014]
Top Democratic lawmaker backs off 'carbon tax' [Published Belleville News Democrat - Apr 14 2014]
Capitol Alert: Steinberg plan would dedicate Ca... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Apr 14 2014]
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EPA data shows 57,860 gallons of cellulosic bio... [Published Green Car Congress - Apr 18 2014]
According to EPA’s most recent data from the EPA Moderated Transaction System (EMTS) used to establish a transparent market for RINs, biofuel producers produced 57,860 gallons of cellulosic biofuels during the first quarter of 2014—the vast majority ...
Why First Energy is Interested in SMRs [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Apr 17 2014]
Greg Halnon The following guest post was submitted by Greg Halnon, Director of Regulatory Affairs at First Energy. The SMR market is just emerging. We see it as an essential technology for future baseload generation. Greenhouse gas reduction goals ...
CA Senate Leader Backs Off Tax on Consumer Fuel... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 16 2014]
Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg will not be pursuing a carbon tax on consumer fuels as he had announced in February. Instead he will be allocating billions of dollars from California's greenhouse gas reduction law, otherwise known as ...
Major Efforts to Mitigate Climate Change Well U... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Apr 15 2014]
London, United Kingdom, April 15, 2014 --( PR.com )-- European innovators working across a range of climate innovation disciplines are stressing that major efforts to mitigate climate change are under way in Europe. They say, however, that the report ...
Because Of Tar Sands, Energy Is Now Canada’s Bi... [Published Think Progress - Apr 14 2014]
Oil sands development in Alberta. CREDIT: Shutterstock Canada’s energy industry has officially surpassed transportation as the largest producer of climate-change causing greenhouse gases, in no small part because of large increases in tar sands extraction, ...
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