Article - 20 Dec 2007
The conversion factors provided here will assist in calculating the energy consumption in common units and in determining the emissions of carbon dioxide associated with energy use.
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.
Article - 21 Jul 2008
There can be no more important mission for today’s innovators than saving the planet. In Australia, the cleantech industry recently rose to the challenge at Enviro 08, the nation’s premier conference...
Article - 23 Feb 2008
Tapping into a saline formation some 3200 to 3500 feet below the earth's surface, a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) team of regional partners has initiated the injection of up to 10,000 metric tons of...
Article - 7 Jan 2008
An experimental gas turbine simulator equipped with an ultra low-emissions combustion technology has been tested successfully using pure hydrogen.
Article - 8 Dec 2007
The term carbon footprint commonly refers to the total amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and other greenhouse gases (GHG) that an organization or individual is accountable for producing.
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 - 16 Jul 2008
Cellulosic ethanol is an alternative fuel made from a wide variety of plant materials or non-food based feedstocks, including agricultural wastes such as corn stover
Article - 15 Apr 2008
Several promising alternative vehicle fuels offer benefits such as reduced emissions, increased energy security, and decreased reliance on foreign oil.
Article - 17 Feb 2008
Insulation is vital in keeping your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter seasons. A home that has been well insulated is at least 7 degrees cooler in summer and 10 degrees warmer in winter.