IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: EnviroTech :: Regulatory :: Regulatory: Climate Change

Displaying 21 - 40 of 231 stories.
February 24, 2014
The European Council decided today not to oppose a proposal from the European Commission to delay the auctioning—backloading—of carbon dioxide emission permits in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Council-will-not-oppose-backloading-of-greenhouse-gas-allowances_59042.html
February 3, 2014
Honeywell announced today that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC; Geneva, Switzerland), a scientific body established by the United Nations, confirmed that...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/UN-climate-panel-confirms-low-global-warming-potential-of-HFO-1234yf_58511.html
January 9, 2014
Member states of the European Union have voted to postpone the sale of 900 million carbon dioxide emission allowances under the EU's emissions trading system (EU ETS), a move that...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Union-agrees-to-postpone-sale-of-carbon-emission-allowances_57829.html
December 5, 2013
ACC president and CEO Cal Dooley yesterday outlined a number of key policy issues, including an overhaul of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), a comprehensive energy policy, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/TSCA-reform-energy-policy-top-ACCs-agenda_57107.html
November 19, 2013
Cabot announced today that it will pay a civil fine and add emission control technology to three of its US carbon black manufacturing sites as part of an agreement with EPA over...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Cabot-to-invest-$85-million-in-emission-control-technology_56790.html
November 7, 2013
The European Commission has proposed the legislation necessary for the European Union to formally ratify the second commitment period (2013–2020) of the Kyoto Protocol on climate...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Commission-proposes-ratification-of-second-phase-of-Kyoto-Protocol_56517.html
October 29, 2013
Energy and Power Subcommittee chairman Ed Whitfield (R., KY) and Senator Joe Manchin (D., WV) today unveiled draft legislation designed to rein in EPA efforts to restrict greenhouse...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Bipartisan-bill-seeks-to-block-EPA-limits-on-power-plant-GHG-emissions_56287.html
October 17, 2013
The European Commission says it has opened an antitrust investigation into agreements between Honeywell and DuPont for the development of a new refrigerant for air conditioning systems...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/EU-Targets-DuPont-Honeywell-in-Refrigerant-Probe_39905.html
October 15, 2013
The US Supreme Court announced today that it will hear six cases concerning whether or not EPA has overextended its authority under the Clean Air Act (CAA) by attempting to regulate...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Supreme-Court-agrees-to-review-EPA-GHG-rules_55947.html
October 11, 2013
The American Petroleum Institute (API) has filed a lawsuit with the District of Columbia's circuit court, challenging EPA's Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) volume requirements for 2013...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/API-files-lawsuit-against-EPAs-2013-Renewable-Fuel-Standard-requirements_55886.html
September 20, 2013
EPA today proposed strict carbon emissions standards for new power plants, spurring criticism from industry groups who accuse the agency of overreaching its authority under the Clean...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/EPA-releases-draft-limits-on-power-plant-carbon-emissions_55339.html
June 20, 2013
Emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur dioxide (SO2), and dust from electricity-generating large combustion plants (LCPs) in the European Union have fallen since 2004, the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Environment-Agency-reports-on-emissions-from-power-plants_52836.html
April 19, 2013
A consortium of industry groups including ACC and the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers filed a joint petition yesterday seeking a US Supreme Court review of a lower...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Industry-groups-petition-for-Supreme-Court-review-of-EPA-Clean-Air-Act-provisions_51310.html
April 18, 2013
Members of the European Parliament (MEP) voted Tuesday against a proposal to temporarily freeze an auction of carbon dioxide (CO2) emission quotas—known as back-loading. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Parliament-votes-against-freezing-carbon-dioxide-quotas_51256.html
March 4, 2013
President Obama this morning formally nominated Gina McCarthy as the next EPA chief. McCarthy, EPA’s assistant administrator for the Office of Air and Radiation, had been...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Obama-nominates-McCarthy-to-head-EPA_50226.html
February 22, 2013
China's Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP; Shanghai) has issued guidance mandating that petrochemical and heavy-metal industries join an environmental liability insurance...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Report-Chinas-environmental-ministry-to-mandate-environmental-liability-insurance_50021.html
January 7, 2013
The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has rejected industry’s request for a full court rehearing of four landmark greenhouse gas (GHG) legal cases dealing with...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Appeals-court-rejects-industry-petition-for-rehearing-in-key-GHG-case_48793.html
December 3, 2012
The European Investment Bank (EIB; Luxembourg) has agreed to lend £100 million ($160.3 million) to Johnson Matthey, to finance the company's specialist research into emission...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Investment-Bank-to-finance-R-and-D-for-low-carbon-technologies_48115.html
December 3, 2012
The International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA; Brussels) says it will highlight the important role that products of the global chemical industry play in achieving...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/ICCA-at-Cop-18-highlights-industrys-contribution-to-GHG-reductions_48107.html
November 19, 2012
Chemical industry leaders are hoping that President Obama’s reelection allows lawmakers to set aside partisan disputes and address economic and industry priorities. It is...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/Assessing-Obamas-second-term_47840.html
Pages: « Previous  1 [2] 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa