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October 17, 2008
A group of leaders of U.K.-based chemical companies and Steve Elliott, CEO, of industry group the Chemical Industries Association (CIA; London) have called on the British government to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Chemical-Firms-Balk-at-U-Ks-Pledge-to-Cut-Emissions-80-percent-by-2050_14801.html
October 16, 2008
The governments of Italy and Poland, and of six eastern European countries, attending a summit meeting in Brussels today, called on the European Union (EU) to delay its far-reaching...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Financial-Meltdown-Threatens-EU-Climate-Change-Action_14781.html
October 15, 2008
Accelergy says it has launched an integrated coal-to-liquids fuels program aimed at producing cleaner fuels and chemical products...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Accelergy-Launches-Coals-to-Liquids-Fuels-Program_14747.html
October 9, 2008
House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders have released a long-awaited draft of legislation that would establish a U.S. cap-and-trade program for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/House-Leaders-Release-Draft-Climate-Legislation_14682.html
October 8, 2008
The European Parliament’s environment committee has voted to adopt the European Commission’s proposed legislation to toughen the European Union (EU) emissions trading...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/EU-Parliament-Committee-Votes-to-Charge-Industry-for-GHG-Emission-Permits-update-1-adds-Cefic-comments_14678.html
October 7, 2008
Christian Jourquin, CEO of Solvay, was elected Cefic president during Cefic's General Assembly in Athens on October 4. He was elected for a two-year term. Jourquin, in his...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Cefic-General-Assembly-Jourquin-Elected-President-To-Build-on-Progress-Made-Under-Predecessor_14651.html
October 3, 2008
Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), featuring experimental technologies that capture and store carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from power and industrial plants underground, could be...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Carbon-Capture-and-Storage-Could-Be-Economically-Viable-by-2030_14600.html
September 30, 2008
The European Commission's proposal for a tougher emissions trading scheme (ETS) from 2013 will increase total operating costs for chemical companies by between 10% and 35%, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Proposed-EU-Emissions-Trading-Scheme-is-Equivalent-to-a-"10-35-percent-Tax"_14511.html
September 26, 2008
Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)-featuring experimental technologies that capture and store carbon dioxide emissions from power and manufacturing plants underground-could be...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/STUDY-Carbon-Capture-Can-be-Economically-Viable-by-2030_14429.html
September 26, 2008
The chemical sector expects both drawbacks and opportunities from climate change regulation but anticipates that costs will outweigh the possible advantages, according to the Carbon...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Report-Industry-Outpaces-Other-Sectors-in-Climate-Disclosure_14479.html
September 26, 2008
The first mandatory U.S. cap-and-trade program for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from electric utilities took effect last week for 10 Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states. The program...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/First-U-S-Cap-And-Trade-Program-Takes-Effect_14480.html
September 25, 2008
The European Union’s (EU) proposal to auction off greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions permits for the next phase of the region’s Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) from 2013 through...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Germany-to-Defend-Energy-Intensive-Industries-from-EU-Emissions-Trading-Costs-update_14401.html
September 24, 2008
Chemists at Newcastle University (Newcastle, U.K.) say they are progressing “extremely well” and may now be about four years from commercializing an energy-efficient...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Chemical-Alternative-to-Carbon-Capture-and-Storage-Emerges-from-U-K-Lab_14399.html
September 24, 2008
I’d like to see the chemical sector doing more… research and development on nature-based chemistry; the way microbes, fungi, plants and animals have evolved and perfected, over billions of years, super efficient and novel ways of harvesting sunlight up to making substances that appear to avoid antibiotic resistance; in short, the field of biomimicry....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/THE-5-MINUTE-INTERVIEW-Achim-Steiner-UN-Under-Secretary-General-and-Executive-Director-UN-Environment-Programme-UNEP_13164.html
September 11, 2008
A survey commissioned by the European Union (EU) published today has found that 76% of citizens in the region think that not enough is being done by corporations and industry to combat...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/SURVEY-76-percent-of-Europeans-Say-Industry-Not-Doing-Enough-to-Tackle-Climate-Change_14138.html
September 8, 2008
Many have hailed the Beijing Olympics a success with its eye-catching, sophisticated stadiums and spectacular opening and closing ceremonies. The Olympics showcased modern China to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Going-Global_14046.html
August 25, 2008
Mitsui Chemicals says that it will break ground on a facility to develop a methanol synthetic process from carbon dioxide (CO2) in October, at the company’s site in Osaka, Japan...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Mitsui-to-Break-Ground-on-Facility-to-Develop-Methanol-Synthetic-Process-from-CO2_13820.html
August 19, 2008
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings (Tokyo) is aiming for higher, more profitable ground. The company, Japan’s largest chemical maker, is targeting the higher-value performance products for which it has market or technology advantages, and de-emphasizing petrochemicals....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/Mitsubishi-Chemical-Rebuilding-Profitability_13645.html
August 18, 2008
The European Commission has proposed revisions to the EU’s regulations for restricting ozone-depleting substances. The revisions would align the EU’s regulations with...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/climate_change/EU-Proposes-New-Controls-on-Ozone-Depleting-Substances_13664.html
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