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Lima talks 'crucial to 2015 climate agreement'

The European Union says that it expects the United Nations conference on climate change, being held in Lima, Peru, in December, to set the stage for a new, legally binding, global climate agreement to be adopted in Paris in 2015. The European Union is calling...

Neste Oil to introduce low-sulfur marine fuel to the market

Neste Oil (Helsinki) is launching a low-sulfur marine fuel that it will begin distributing it in mid-December, the company announced. The new fuel is in accordance with the European Union Sulfur Directive requirements entering into force in 2015, Neste adds...


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Environment

EEA: Industrial air pollution in Europe costs society at least $73 billion

Air pollution from Europe's largest industrial facilities cost society at least €59 billion ($73 billion), and possibly as much as €189 billion in 2012, according to an assessment—Costs of air pollution from European industrial facilities...

Regulatory

EPA proposes stricter ozone standards

The EPA said today that it was proposing stricter ozone standards within a range of 65 to 70 parts per billion (ppb), while taking comment on a level as low as 60 ppb. EPA last updated these standards in 2008, setting them at 75 ppb. Industry groups say...

R&D

Global Bioenergies to scale up butadiene production by direct fermentation of glucose

Global Bioenergies (Paris) says it has successfully produced renewable butadiene by direct fermentation of glucose at lab scale. The company says it is the first to achieve the synthesis of biobased butadiene without any chemical steps....

Innovation

Petrobras and Novozymes Sign Biofuel Partnership

The agreement covers the development of enzymes and production processes....

Sustainability

3M to Expand Solar Film Production

The films, named 3M Ultra Barrier Solar Film, lower module manufacturing costs by replacing glass in rigid PV modules....











 
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