Smog

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Smog
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 2 reports

Scorching hot weather in Southern California shows no sign of easing

Southern California continued roasting Sunday as the ongoing heat wave peaked, pushing temperatures well beyond 100 degrees in many areas, triggering power outages throughout the region as air conditioners, and the electrical grid, struggled to keep homes ... [Published Los Angeles Daily News - 21 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

China police detain 24 after anti-incinerator protest: newspaper

(Reuters) - Chinese police detained 24 people for disturbing social order during a protest on Saturday against a proposed trash incinerator in southern China, the state-run China Daily newspaper reported.More than 1,000 residents of Boluo county, in the ... [Published Reuters - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Protest, China, Police
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

China takes notice of public war on pollution

BEIJING – Last fall, Fang Da, an entrepreneur and cycling enthusiast, had a coughing fit after biking near his home in Hangzhou, in eastern China.So he went to the Internet and started learning just how serious the air pollution problem was. Fang’s curiosity ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Dangerous Southern California heat wave to last through Tuesday>

LOS ANGELES (KABC) --The thermostat climbed well over the 100 degree mark across much of the Southland Sunday as a heat wave continued to intensify.Cooling centers were open across Southern California for people without air conditioning. In Los Angeles, ... [Published KABC Los Angeles - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Cold blast takes the heat out of South Jersey

07:26 pmYou were correct if you felt that the weather on Sunday, Sept. 14 felt much more like the beginning of October, rather than the middle of September. However, Sunday was just the beginning of what could be an October-like weather week for South ... [Published Shore News Today - 2 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

To clean the air, Dutch scientists invent pavement that eats smog

What if the solution to smog was right where the rubber meets the road?Scientists in the Netherlands have found that installing special air-purifying pavement on city streets can cut air pollution nearly in half.Researchers at Eindhoven University of ... [Published Maryland Gazette - 13 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

China seeks to fight smog by brainstorm: All ideas welcome

Reporting from Beijing — The city of Wuhan is considering building skyscrapers coated with a high-tech substance that can "eat" air pollutants. An artist is offering to suck particulates out of Beijing's dirty skies using a giant vacuum-cleaner-type device ... [Published South Florida Sun-Sentinel - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Comparative Smog

Via the LAT,  Beijing’s smog makes Los Angeles air look good : In the American Lung Assn.’s 2014 national State of the Air survey, the L.A.-Long Beach area ranked worst in terms of ozone concentrations and third worst in terms of particulates as ... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

New coal plant pollution controls eyed

Looking to protect Marylanders from unsafe levels of smog, environmental regulators are moving to clamp down on pollution from the state's smaller coal-burning power plants, but plant owners warn that the rule could have economic consequences.The Maryland ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 13 2014]
Entities: Pollution, Ozone, Coal
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Northeast Texas poised for lowest smog numbers in several years, crucial three-year average could drop

Northeast Texas air faired exceptionally well on the ozone scale this season and is poised to move further away from a federal designation that planners have kept at bay through industry investments and public awareness.The public’s help was requested ... [Published News-Journal - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Top 5 most filthy cities in United States of America

Apparently America is not just all about tall sky scrapers, hanging bridges and beautiful houses. The fact is, America you see on screen is romanticized to an extent. If you believe that dirt and filth are an exclusive Indian sight, then you are mistaken. ... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 2 reports

Smog in India Damaged Enough Crops to Feed 94 Million, Study Says

Ground-level ozone, the main component of smog, damaged 6.7 million tons of Indian crops worth an estimated $1.3 billion in a single year, according to a new study published in Geophysical Research Letters. That’s enough wheat, rice and other staple crops ... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - Sep 10 2014]
Entities: Damaged, Smog, India

Quotes

"We will resolutely declare war against pollution as we declared war against poverty" Premier Li Keqiang said in March...
"The protest was organized by a handful of lawless people and participated in by people who did not know the truth" the newspaper quoted a statement by police in the area as saying
"A strong ridge of high pressure aloft will maintain very hot weather and near-record temperatures through Tuesday over much of the area" the NWS stated
...Shi Hongli, Starlight's general manager, said that the raft of "non-professional efforts out there can make it frustrating for a serious company like us."

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Why China’s Insatiable Appetite For Coal Has Li... [Published OilPrice.com - 55 mins ago]
Singapore’s Air Quality Reaches Unhealthy Range... [Published Bloomberg - 1 hour ago]
China takes notice of public war on pollution [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 1 hour ago]
China police detain 24 after anti-incinerator p... [Published Reuters - 1 hour ago]
'Dangerously hot weather' in Southland shows no... [Published SGV Tribune - 1 hour ago]
Dangerous Southern California heat wave to last... [Published KABC Los Angeles - 2 hours ago]
Cold blast takes the heat out of South Jersey [Published Shore News Today - 2 hours ago]
Heatwave Sets Sights On Record Highs [Published CBS Los Angeles - 7 hours ago]
Singing The Praises Of The Corporate Cup Run [Published WOWT - 9 hours ago]
Vehicle population growth spurs air pollution [Published sundaymail.co.zw - 13 hours ago]
To clean the air, Dutch scientists invent pavem... [Published Maryland Gazette - 13 hours ago]
China seeks to fight smog by brainstorm: All id... [Published South Florida Sun-Sentinel - 13 hours ago]
Proulx fuels change in transportation [Published Hampton Union - 21 hours ago]
Energy: What Americans really want [Published Boston Globe - 22 hours ago]
John Foran, longtime California legislator, dies [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 14 2014]
Spotlight on green news & views: Cape Wind take... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 13 2014]
ReWatch: Change starts at home [Published NWI Times - Sep 13 2014]
Comparative Smog [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Sep 13 2014]
China Could Upend Elon Musk's Renewable Energy ... [Published Motley Fool - Sep 13 2014]
New coal plant pollution controls eyed [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 13 2014]
London Summit launches ‘cold economy’ for savin... [Published MotorIndia - Sep 13 2014]
Riau Sees Surge in Hotspots [Published Tempo.co - Sep 13 2014]
Axbridge man tackles previously unclimbed mount... [Published Cheddar Valley Gazette - Sep 13 2014]
Northeast Texas poised for lowest smog numbers ... [Published News-Journal - Sep 13 2014]
Special interest folks want it their way [Published Grass Valley Union - Sep 13 2014]
Logistic Dynamics Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay Trans... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Sep 13 2014]
WINNER successfully begin their first Japan tour [Published Yahoo! Philippines Celebrity - Sep 13 2014]
Top 5 most filthy cities in United States of Am... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Sep 13 2014]
If not six Californias, how about a sovereign one? [Published Davis Enterprise - Sep 13 2014]
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Comparative Smog [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Sep 13 2014]
Via the LAT,  Beijing’s smog makes Los Angeles air look good : In the American Lung Assn.’s 2014 national State of the Air survey, the L.A.-Long Beach area ranked worst in terms of ozone concentrations and third worst in terms of particulates as ...
Logistic Dynamics Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay Trans... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Sep 13 2014]
Buffalo, NY, September 13, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Logistic Dynamics, Inc. (LDi) a Buffalo, New York, based third party logistics provider announced today that it has submitted and had approved their 2013 data update with the SmartWay® Transport Partnership, ...
Solis Capital Partners invests in LEHR [Published PE Hub Blog - Sep 12 2014]
Solis Capital Partners has invested in LEHR LLC , which provides propane-powered products and tools. The investment was made through Solis Capital Partners II . Press Release Solis Capital Partners (Solis), a lower middle-market private equity ...
Cleaning China's Smoggy Skies: China Released D... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 11 2014]
Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, Beijing Though a burst of clear skies on Monday allowed Beijingers to marvel at a magnificent Mid-Autumn Festival moon, a blanket of smog choked the capital the next morning, reminding citizens of ...
Smog in India Damaged Enough Crops to Feed 94 M... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - Sep 10 2014]
Ground-level ozone, the main component of smog, damaged 6.7 million tons of Indian crops worth an estimated $1.3 billion in a single year, according to a new study published in Geophysical Research Letters. That’s enough wheat, rice and other staple crops ...
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Proudly Hailed [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 03 2014]
Smog, subsidies set to energize China's electri... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jun 03 2014]
Turning smog into jewels - a Dutch designer's s... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Apr 18 2014]
Turning smog into jewels - a Dutch designer's s... [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Apr 18 2014]
For executives, smog can't obscure China's oppo... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Apr 11 2014]
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Demand Advantage Joins Carfax Service Network [Published PR Newswire - Jan 08 2014]
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