Article - 10 Jan 2008
Carbon sequestration can be referred to as the provision of long-term storage of carbon in underground, the ocean or the terrestrial biosphere.
Article - 7 Jan 2008
An experimental gas turbine simulator equipped with an ultralow-emissions combustion technology called LSI has been tested successfully using pure hydrogen as a fuel – a milestone that indicates a...
Article - 2 Jan 2008
The surface temperature of the Earth has risen in the past century, with global temperatures rising by 0.7 to 0.9 ºC (1.3 to 1.6 ºF) per century since 1901.
Article - 30 Dec 2007
Coal is the workhouse of the electric power industry of the United States and supplies more than half of the electricity consumed. Coal-fired electric generating plants are the cornerstone of...
Article - 22 Dec 2007
Commercially available energy-efficient lighting can save up to 75 percent of the energy currently used to light homes.
Article - 17 Dec 2007
The level of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere accumulates quickly through everyday actions such as driving a car or leaving a light on.
Article - 14 Dec 2007
In the process of global transportation, storage of energy and consumption, greenhouse gases (including water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and ozone) are emitted into the atmosphere.
Article - 11 Dec 2007
The Kyoto Protocol, commonly referred to as the Kyoto Accord, is a treaty for the International Framework Convention on Climate Change.
News - 17 May 2008
Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corporation, highlighted plans today to invest approximately $85 million in emissions reduction technologies at the Lansing...
Article - 26 May 2009
Emissions trading schemes, or 'cap and trade' schemes, reward innovation, efficiency, and early action to reduce pollution. But what does this really mean, how do they work and what are the pros and...