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(AP) — Sen. Al Franken says the Obama administration may scale back projected cuts to ethanol and other renewable fuels production. The EPA established those quotas after Congress passed energy legislation in 2007, aiming to reduce foreign oil demand and greenhouse gas emissions.
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2014-07-24 16:35:19
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Along the way, they burned nearly 700,000 gallons of biodiesel fuel, which reduced particulate matter emissions by about 521 pounds, with reductions in carbon monoxide, hydrocarbons, carbon dioxide and sulfur oxide as well. This produced an estimated ...
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2014-07-24 10:17:09
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BERKELEY Calif. (Reuters) - An overwhelming majority of California residents support the state's mandate for reducing heat-trapping greenhouse gas emissions, so long as they do not bear the higher costs of cleaner energy themselves, a new public opinion poll shows.

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2014-07-24 07:54:37
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While current research and public policy has begun to explore a number of ways to adapt to and or reduce our carbon footprint, this paper will discuss the research and deployment of hydrogen fuel as part of a solution to adapting to and reducing fossil fuel ...
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2014-07-23 16:56:27
Today, Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) announced the development of an engine and powertrain that reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by as much as 80 percent compared with a baseline gasoline-powered medium-duty truck
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2014-07-21 22:31:08
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A polar bear is shown in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska in this undated photo. Global warming is putting the animals at risk by reducing the summer sea ice they need.
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2014-07-21 16:26:09
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We examine three technologies touted to reduce our water use. Greywater systems can halve use, but are they worth the cost?Tomorrow: rainwater harvesting. Wednesday: the rise of the composting toilet
Greywater recycling systems collect the water youve used in your sinks, dishwashers, showers and baths, and then clean it up and plumb it straight back into your toilet, washing machine and outside tap
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2014-07-21 06:53:05
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Thibodeau's Democratic opponent, Jonathan Fulford, of Monroe, supports development of alternative energy and other steps to reduce the impact of global climate crisis for our children, Maine, the world. I'll be voting for him for state Senate District 23 in ...
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2014-07-20 23:09:44
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The Washington State Building Code Council unanimously approved a change in state law that allows installation of simple rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems without review by an engineer.
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2014-07-20 12:16:10
As of 2014, approximately 75 percent of their total energy needs for both the greenhouse as well as their home are being met by a collection of renewable energy systems. These include solar thermal panels ... “Since 2008, when we started installing our alternative energy systems, propane consumption is down 70 percent, electricity used for heating is down 80 percent, and electricity used for things such as fans, pumps, motors, lights, is estimated to be reduced by 73 percent,” he said
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2014-07-20 06:03:46
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ST. THOMAS - The V.I. Water and Power Authority has filed a petition for a feed-in tariff rate to comply with the Feed-in Tariff Act that the V.I. Senate passed in May. It is just one of the steps that the territory is making to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels and ...
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2014-07-19 17:14:41
It's important for the government of Guam to do much more to reduce its use of oil-powered electricity by incorporating alternative energy sources for its facilities, and more government of Guam agencies should follow in the footsteps of the University of Guam and Guam ... And earlier this month, the Guam Power Authority announced the Roof Top Solar pilot project, a new pilot program with Guam Community College and a third-party developer that would add 1 to 3 megawatts of renewable energy the power grid
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2014-07-19 12:14:21
Should more GovGuam agencies install solar panels to reduce electricity costs? The answer, of course, is 'yes,' but first we need to find out whatever happened to Public Law 32-095 before going forward.
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2014-07-19 12:12:43
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... perovskite solar cell that reduces the cost of manufacture and increases energy conversion efficiency of the wonder material which holds tremendous promise in propelling solar power into the marketplace. The photovoltaic cell achieved energy conversion ...
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2014-07-18 05:07:39
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Al Gore calls it a disappointing step and European Union says world is moving towards carbon pricing initiatives Australias repeal of the carbon price has provoked a largely negative reaction overseas, with former US vice president Al Gore calling it a disappointing step.Gore said Thursdays abolition of the mechanism means that Australia is falling behind other major industrialised nations in the growing global effort to reduce carbon emissions and ensure a clean and prosperous future
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2014-07-17 23:54:59