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The standards are aimed at reducing greenhouse gases, but could also help reduce emissions that cause smog and particulate pollution, and 13 other states have adopted them, including Washington, Pennsylvania and New York. California has long enjoyed the authority to set pollution standards stronger ...
Moore is the architect and principal investigator of the Geostationary carbon Cycle Observatory (GeoCarb), a first-of-its-kind mission selected by NASA to measure greenhouse gases and vegetation health from space. Moore said he is climbing on the shoulders of giants like Keeling, whose records also ...

Transport has overtaken energy supply as the biggest source of greenhouse gases, according to new government figures. The final emissions statistics for 2016, published by the Business, Energy and Industrial strategy (BEIS) department on 6 February shows transport was responsible for 125.8 million ...
DENVER -- Colorado has released an update of its state climate plan that includes additional steps to limit greenhouse gases and to prepare for potential impacts from global warming. Gov. John Hickenlooper announced the update Wednesday at a symposium on clean energy and climate change.
DAVIS -- Many scientists are linking the increasing intensity of California's droughts to greenhouse gases, and a new study from UC Davis researchers shows the effects of those gases on the state's native plants. This research team used satellite imagery and data to come up with vegetation maps under ...
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Soon the Oregon Legislature will be considering the Clean Energy jobs bill. In a nutshell, this policy will provide a cap on pollution developed with the best science available and allowing a pricing schedule that is reasonably stable and flexible through time. The proceeds will be invested into clean energy ...
But a new study into the popular appliance has revealed a huge environmental impact - between us adding up to the equivalent of almost seven million cars in terms of greenhouse gases. scientists arrived at the figure after studying the broad environmental impact of microwaves, taking account of their ...
Study narrows range of Earth's warming response as greenhouse gases rise ... equilibrium climate sensitivity used by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change had been that surface temperatures would rise between 1.5 and 4.5 degrees for each doubling of CO2 or equivalent greenhouse gases.
... did not go far enough to meet targets to cut greenhouse gases by the 2020s and 2030s under UK law. The document called for more action, from incentives for "able to pay" householders to install energy efficiency measures, to speeding up tree-planting. And Lord Deben, the committee's chairman, called ...
The surface of a nanostructured copper catalyst that converts CO2 into ethylene. Credit: Canadian Light Source. Imagine if we could take CO2, that most notorious of greenhouse gases, and convert it into something useful. Something like plastic, for example. The positive effects could be dramatic, both ...
Study: Coos Bay LNG terminal would boost greenhouse gases. Posted January 11, 2018 at 7:00 AM. A rendering of the proposed Jordan Cove LNG terminal in Coos Bay. ( Jordan Cove Energy Project ). Comment. 0 shares. By Ted Sickinger · tsickinger@oregonian.com. The Oregonian/OregonLive. Opponents of a ...
This simple method of converting methane directly to ethylene and propylene, or olefins, would replace what are traditionally difficult, expensive, and inefficient processes that add greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. The majority of ethylene and propylene is produced from petroleum oil and shale liquid ...
Transport causes more greenhouse gas pollution than any other sector although emissions overall continue to fall, the latest statistics show. Emissions of carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas, fell 6 per cent from 2015 to 2016, with the reductions mostly due to a lower use of coal for electricity, according ...
B.C.'s greenhouse gases (GHGs) increased 1.6% in 2015 over 2014, according to a provincial government inventory that was quietly released last month. The Climate Action Secretariat states that it was released in the fall of 2017, but Jens Wieting, forests and climate campaigner for the Sierra Club, said ...
Report: Jordan Cove would increase greenhouse gases. TIM EPPERSON The World; Jan 12, 2018 Updated Jan 15, 2018. facebook · twitter · email. Jordan Cove terminal rendering. Jordan Cove's parent, Canadian energy company Veresen Inc., illustrates the proposed liquefied natural gas liquefaction facility and ...

Delta MP Carla Qualtrough was at Emma Lee farms on Westham Island to announce federal funding. Photograph By Ian Jacques. A grant from agriculture and Agri-Food Canada will help UBC researchers and Delta farmers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) within their farming practices.
A University of Bothell professor will speak on greenhouse gases and carbon footprints at the McMenamins Anderson school on Nov. 28.
A guide on the social cost of greenhouse gases co-authored by Schwartz and published by NYU's Institute for Policy Integrity argues that using ...
United Nations -- Hydrofluorocarbons. It's a mouthful of a name for a chemical that keeps the Turkey frozen in our refrigerators and also ...
Transforming greenhouse gases: New 'supercatalyst' to recycle carbon dioxide and methane. Date: November 17, 2017; Source: University of Surrey; Summary: ...
A dramatic pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions has been made this morning by New Zealand's largest economic entity, Fonterra.
JBS, Cargill and Tyson, three top meat companies, emitted more greenhouse gases last year THAN ALL OF France! The meat companies also emitted nearly as much as some of the big oil companies, like Exxon, BP, and Shell. GRAIN also estimates that the top 20 meat and dairy companies worldwide ...
Only statistical numbskulls would call it good news, but 2017 is set to be slightly less warm than the record-breaking 2016. Instead, it will merely ...
As climate talks open in Bonn, Germany this week, negotiators are considering a report from the World Meteorological Organization, urging ...
greenhouse gases are a group of compounds that are able to trap heat or longwave radiation in the atmosphere, keeping the earth's surface ...
This year is very likely to be one of the three hottest years on record despite the absence of a cyclical warming pattern, according to the UN's ...
This rapid surge in greenhouse gases could trigger unprecedented climate change and lead to "severe ecological and economic disruptions," ...
Cincinnati -- The Queen City's production of greenhouse gases decreased over the last decade, but the region's air quality remains worse ...
Global carbon dioxide emissions remained flat for a third year in a row, yet far more powerful greenhouse gases "keep creeping up," according ...
The city's largest buildings reduced carbon emissions by 14 percent and energy use by 10 percent between 2010 and 2015, a new report ...
Fluorinated hydrocarbons are not among the substances that damage the ozone layer but they are greenhouse gases with a big potential to ...
If greenhouse-gases are indeed the problem, their work will go down in ... Simply put: greenhouse gases do not absorb enough of the heat ...
11 October 2017 - A new United Nations report has underscored the importance of a "risk-informed" approach to sustainable development and called for ...
... of standards: one for California and the 12 other states that adopted California's stance on greenhouse gases, and one for every other state.
As part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, we measure greenhouse gases and other components of the atmosphere and ...
Converting carbon dioxide into fuel feedstock or into other chemicals is possible. The challenge, however, is in controlling the resulting ...
Converting the entire U.S. population to a vegan diet wouldn't offset greenhouse gases produced by livestock farming and and could lead to ...
Sweden'S parliament passed a law in June which obliges the country to have "no net emissions" of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere by ...
This is the authoritative source for tracking trends in greenhouse gases that, together with temperature-induced increases in atmospheric water ...
Oslo -- The world's 250 biggest listed companies account for a third of all man-made greenhouse gas emissions yet few have strong goals to ...
Monday, November 6, 2017, 2:31 PM - Global average carbon dioxide concentrations rose by 0.8% during 2016, the largest annual increase ever observed.
Against that, emissions of other greenhouse gases, notably ... The US is the world's second biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, after China.
Clams and marine worms have been found to make potent contributions to greenhouse gas emissions, prompting concerns about the future of ...
As part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, we measure greenhouse gases and other components of the atmosphere and ...
Research conducted in 2014 by Sophie Lewis from the Australian National University found if greenhouse gases in the atmosphere were at ...
In the climate change world, the term "drawdown" refers to the point in time when greenhouse gases start to decline yearly. It's been a huge ...
The data comes from the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (NEAA), which tracks the levels of all the major greenhouse gases ...
Vermont Business Magazine Vermont Attorney General TJ Donovan joined nine other state attorneys general and state agencies from two ...


 

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