||Last Updated: Apr 26th, 2009 - 19:52:25
EPA Declares R-134a to be a Danger to Public Health and Welfare
Besides hydrofluorocarbons (HFC), which includes refrigerants like R-134a, the EPA finding covers five other emissions that scientists believe are warming the earth when they concentrate in the atmosphere: carbon dixoide (CO2), Methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O), perfluorocarbons (PFCs), and sulfur hexafluoride (SF6).
Apr 18, 2009, 18:46
Chamber Hosts Discussion on Economic Impact of Climate Bill
The US Chamber of Commerce will host a panel discussion on the potential economic impacts of the "Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2007."
Apr 21, 2008, 18:52
One-Day Symposium on Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Vehicles
Representatives of Auto Industry, Government, Universities and Environmental Groups Meet to Discuss the Future of Cars in California under AB32
Apr 18, 2008, 19:09
Mex-Cal Truckline settles air quality violations for $50,000
When ARB offered Mex-Cal an opportunity to settle the violations for $30,000, the company rejected it.
Apr 17, 2008, 17:08
Bush on Global Warming: A Big Mistake that Could Have Been Worse
Competitive Enterprise Institute Director of Energy & Global Warming Policy Myron Ebell indicated that the President's speech was pointless and unnecessary.
Apr 16, 2008, 17:11
CARB Considers Telling Vehicle Manufacturers: Use New Technologies To Reduce Solar Heat Gain
Carb workshop to consider requirements to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from new vehicles caused by the use of mobile air conditioners.
Apr 14, 2008, 14:52
Ford Yields to Shareholder Pressure, Will Reduce GHG Emissions
Ford plans to improve fuel economy to 35 miles per gallon by 2020 but will be unable to meet California's tougher of 2016.
Apr 11, 2008, 10:09
DuPont/SAE Survey: Environment Tops Cost as Auto Industry's Toughest Challenge
By 53% to 32%, a survey says environmental factors such as fuel economy, CAFE and emissions or clean air regulations rank higher as a challenge to the automotive industry than cost.
Apr 10, 2008, 17:52
Goals of today's high school and college students: Help the World Use Less Fuel
2008 Shell Eco-marathon Americas welcomes 38 teams from the U.S., Canada and Mexico to compete in a global mileage challenge by future leaders who are passionate about finding sustainable solutions to the world's energy challenge.
Apr 1, 2008, 12:57
Southern California Edison Plans Country's Largest Solar Project
The $875 million project will start will rooftops in southern California's Inland Empire, San Bernardino and Riverside counties.
Mar 28, 2008, 17:35
Statement on EPA Response to Supreme Court Greenhouse Gas Decision
CEI Praises EPA for Prudent Response to Mass. v. EPA Case
Mar 28, 2008, 13:15