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September 4, 2009
The European Commission has warned car manufacturers that new types of vehicle cannot be sold in the European Union (EU) from 2011 unless they comply with requirements to reduce...
September 4, 2009
The Ministry of Environment and Forests in India (New Delhi) says that India’s per capita emission of greenhouse gases (GHG) in the year 2031 will be lower than the per capita...
September 3, 2009
Over 2000 climate scientists, experts and decision-makers established a Global Framework for Climate Services to strengthen production, availability, delivery and application of...
August 26, 2009
A significant gap has opened up between greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions cuts promised by the corporate sector and what is required to avoid catastrophic climate change, according to...
August 26, 2009
The Chinese government says that the National People’s Congress (NPC), the highest legislative body in China, is deliberating a draft resolution on climate change, which aims to...
August 25, 2009
U.S. officials, ranging from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to (predictably, considering the bill bears his name) California Representative Henry Waxman are urging the Senate to pass cap-and-trade legislation before December's Copenhagen climate talks. It's a worthy goal considering the leverage that would accrue to the U.S. as a result of passage, leverage that would be far less useful after the talks....
August 24, 2009
Researchers led by J. Craig Venter at the J. Craig Venter Research Institute (Rockville, MD) in a paper published recently in the journal Science, indicate that they are closer to a...
August 19, 2009
LyondellBasell’s sales of Bio-ethyl tertiary butyl ether (Bio-ETBE), a biofuel derived from ethanol and isobutylene, which is used as an additive in gasoline, are growing...
August 18, 2009
A panel of experts from the National Development and Reform Commission (Beijing) and the Development Research Center of the State Council (Beijing) expects China’s greenhouse gas...
August 17, 2009
Informal consultations on measures to curb climate change held between countries during the past week in Bonn have yielded some agreement but progress is too slow ahead of the climate...
August 12, 2009
The Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP; Beijing) says that a cargo ship carrying various goods tilted on Monday night at the lower reaches of the Three Gorges Dam in the Yangtze...
August 6, 2009
While many chemical companies currently participate in carbon reporting initiatives, such as ACC's Responsible Care program and The Climate Registry, the rules are about to undergo a...
August 6, 2009
Evonik says it is operating a biogas plant at Karstädt, Germany and that it has more biogas plants either under construction or at the planning phase. The company says it is...
August 3, 2009
Climate change is a new challenge and a major discussion point between the developed and the developing countries. Some sort of emission limits will be placed as we move forward. There...
August 3, 2009
Merck KGaA says that it has set new climate protection targets for its global pharmaceutical and chemical operations. The company aims to reduce its global (direct and indirect) carbon...
July 22, 2009
Dow's direct greenhouse gas (GHG) emission declined by 6% from 2007 to 2008, according to the company's 2008 global reporting initiative (GRI) report. In the report, Dow cited...
July 13, 2009
The Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP; Beijing) says that stronger co-operation between China and the U.S. for clean energy will be the goal of Gary Locke, U.S. Secretary of...
July 8, 2009
A study undertaken by McKinsey and Company, commissioned by the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA), has concluded that the chemical industry is a net saver of...
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