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May 22, 2015
The two-day Business Climate Summit took place this week in Paris, bringing together 2,000 international business leaders, policymakers, and investors. The summit was opened by...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Business-Climate-Summit-calls-on-policymakers-to-take-action-on-climate-change_70632.html
May 22, 2015
Linde said on Friday that as part of its commitment to finding solutions for the recycling of carbon dioxide (CO2), it has extended its participation in the international research...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Linde-signs-up-to-second-phase-of-international-CO2-research-project_70627.html
May 6, 2015
The European Council, under the current Latvian presidency, and members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have agreed on a draft law to reform the European Union’s Emissions...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/EU-ETS-Market-stability-reserve-to-start-in-2019-VCI-warns-of-additional-cost-burden-for-chemical-industry_70125.html
April 30, 2015
CO2 Solutions (Quebec City) has presented the results of pilot testing of its carbon capture process, completed in January 2015. The company says that the detailed results presented...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/CO2-Solutions-presents-results-of-carbon-dioxide-capture-testing-beats-DOE-cost-target-10-years-ahead-of-schedule_69987.html
April 28, 2015
The European Parliament today accepted a proposal on a directive relating to the biofuels and indirect land-use change (ILUC). The compromise text was proposed in March by the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/European-Parliament-approves-proposal-on-biofuels-and-indirect-land-use-change_69878.html
April 17, 2015
Measures being implemented around the world to address climate change by reducing emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) could lead to falling demand for fossil fuels, thereby have a...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Investors-demand-action-on-risks-posed-by-climate-change_69567.html
April 16, 2015
Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Germany in 2014 fell in comparison with those in the previous period for the first time in three years, the federal environment ministry (UBA)...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Germanys-greenhouse-gas-emissions-fall-YOY-for-first-time-in-three-years_69476.html
March 26, 2015
The presidency of the European Council, the institution of the heads of state or government of the member states of the European Union, currently held by Latvia, has a mandate to start...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/European-Council-ready-to-negotiate-with-parliament-over-market-stability-reserve_68934.html
March 19, 2015
Michael Vassiliadis, chairman of German trade union IG BCE (Hanover), which represents workers in the mining, chemical, and energy sectors, has called on the federal government to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/German-chemical-trade-union-calls-for-"accelerated-decision-making"-in-energy-policies_68708.html
March 17, 2015
Global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) from the energy sector stalled in 2014, marking the first time in 40 years in which there was a halt or reduction in emissions of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/IEA-Energy-related-carbon-dioxide-emissions-stalled-in-2014_68631.html
March 13, 2015

Dow Chemical has signed a long-term agreement under which its Freeport, TX, manufacturing facility will receive 200 MW/year of electricity from a wind farm located in south Texas. The 35,000-acre wind farm is being developed by a subsidiary of Bordas Wind Energy, which plans to bring it online in the first quarter of 2016.

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http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Dow-to-buy-200-MWyear-of-wind-power-for-Freeport-facility_68556.html
March 6, 2015
The European Union’s environment ministers have today agreed to the planned contributions of the European Union and its member states for the new climate protection agreement to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Europe-agrees-on-climate-protection-goals-for-Paris-conference_68366.html
March 5, 2015
The European Environment Agency (EEA; Copenhagen) has just published The European Environment—State and Outlook 2015; synthesis report, which synthesizes the information...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/EEA-environment-report-2015-some-success-and-benefits-but-"huge-challenges"-remain_68343.html
March 2, 2015
The European Commission has outlined Europe’s vision for the global climate change agreement to be adopted at the climate summit to be held in Paris in December. The commission...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/European-Commission-sets-out-blueprint-for-tackling-climate-change-post-2020_68228.html
February 27, 2015
The European Union’s emissions trading system (EU ETS) allows businesses to purchase permits for carbon dioxide emissions. The current glut of allowances on the market has caused...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Mixed-responses-to-reform-of-European-emissions-trading-system_68185.html
February 24, 2015
The environment committee of the European Parliamentary has voted in favor of a reform of the European Union’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS), backing a draft law to reduce...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/EU-environment-committee-votes-for-market-stability-reserve-to-take-effect-start-of-2019_68049.html
February 18, 2015
The use of renewable energy resources is successfully driving down carbon emissions in Europe, according to a report published by the European Environment Agency (EEA; Copenhagen). EU...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/EEA-report-Increasing-use-of-renewable-energy-results-in-falling-carbon-emissions-in-Europe_67856.html
February 3, 2015
The European Council, the institution of the heads of state or government of the member states of the European Union, has announced additional measures in the struggle against climate...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/European-Council-moves-further-against-climate-change_67233.html
January 29, 2015
Executives at international cleaning products associations say that harmonizing regulatory and sustainability standards across different countries will be a key focus in 2015. Association executives also pointed to initiatives in individual countries or regions, such as Registration, Evaluation, and Authorisation of Chemicals (Reach) in Europe or education about proper use of cleaning products in Brazil. The executives spoke Tuesday at the global issues briefing at ACI’s annual conference in Orlando, FL....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/ACI-2015-Standards-harmonization-key-to-international-agenda_67287.html
January 28, 2015
China is expected to finalize and release the key design aspects of its much-awaited national carbon trading market during the course of 2015, with possible implementation as early as...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/IHS-Energy-China-releases-basic-framework-for-national-carbon-trading_67273.html
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