News - 5 Jun 2020
Scientists have shown that direct emissions of a powerful greenhouse gas from certain pasture types are lower than previously thought - meaning the climate impact of grass-fed cattle herds may be...
News - 10 Jul 2018
According to a new Duke University-led study, storm water retention ponds, an ever-present feature in developed landscapes globally, are not a major source of climate-warming nitrous oxide (N2O)...
News - 14 Oct 2015
A team of University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering students won a national sustainable development award last week for creating a device that drastically reduces harmful...
News - 26 Dec 2014
The southeastern United States is a natural laboratory for scientists studying how chemicals emitted by human activities and trees interact with each other and affect air quality and climate.
News - 12 Dec 2014
Ever wonder what’s in the black cloud that emits from some semi trucks that you pass on the freeway? Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) scientist Thomas Kirchstetter knows very...
News - 7 Oct 2008
Bosch, a technology leader and partner in clean diesel technologies, is using its global reach and complete system expertise in diesel technology, to help the commercial vehicle and off-highway...
Article - 31 Jul 2008
Glossary of terms related to greenhouse gases, global warming and climate change
News - 19 Nov 2019
A majority of individuals know nitrous oxide (N2O) as “laughing gas,” which is utilized for its anesthetic effects. But what is not known is that N2O is, in fact, the third most...
News - 29 Jul 2015
Estimates of how much nitrous oxide, a significant greenhouse gas and stratospheric ozone-depleting substance, is being emitted in the central United States have been too low by as much as 40 percent,...
News - 23 Dec 2009
Mirant Corporation’s newly constructed flue gas desulphurization systems have started its operations at the company’s three coal-fired electric generating systems in Maryland. This...