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  1. Plastics Environmental Council To Develop Biodegradation Standard For Plastics Additives And New Certification Seal
    The Plastics Environmental Council (PEC) recently announced the sponsorship of a research study to produce the first standard specification for the landfill biodegradation of petroleum- and natural gas-derived plastics that have been treated with additives that enhance biodegradation
  2. Sunlight Will Grow Crops While Generating Electricity At Italy Greenhouse Co-Owned By Moser Baer And GE
    A greenhouse nearing completion in Italy will tap the sun’s energy to grow crops while generating electricity from its roof-mounted photovoltaic modules in a project co-owned by clean energy developer Moser Baer Clean Energy Limited (MBCEL) and GE (NYSE: GE) unit GE Energy Financial Services
  3. Hasbro, Inc. Announces It Is On Track To Further Reduce Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Based On Company's Stated Long-Term Goals
    Hasbro, Inc., announced today that it is on track to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) a further 10 percent for the time period 2008-2012, building upon earlier U.S. reductions of more than 43 percent from 2000-2007
  4. AECOM Wins $12.5-M U.S. Coast Guard Environmental Services Contract Renewal
    AECOM Technology Corporation, a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for government and commercial clients around the world, announced today that its environment business line has been awarded a $12.5-million, multi-year, nationwide contract renewal by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for environmental and engineering services at USCG onshore and offshore navigation facilities
  5. UC Irvine Extension Offers Climate Protection And Environmental Sustainability Course
    The University of California, Irvine Extension announced a new elective course in the Certificate Programs in Environment Management, and Sustainability Leadership. The course, “Climate Protection and Environmental Sustainability,” will be held on Fridays and Saturdays, beginning Jan. 23 and running through Feb. 7, from 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. at the UCI Learning Center in Orange, with no class meetings on January 30 and 31
  6. FedEx Announces Goals And Reports On Progress To Reduce Aircraft Emissions And Increase Vehicle Fuel Efficiency 20 Percent By 2020
    FedEx Corp., announced that by 2020 it plans to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from its FedEx Express aircraft fleet by 20 percent and improve the fuel efficiency of its FedEx Express vehicle fleet by 20 percent
  7. Solucorp Granted Patent For Its IFS Mercury Emission Control Technology
    Solucorp Industries Ltd., has been granted a patent for its Integrated Fixation System (IFS) Mercury Emissions Control technology from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). U.S. Patent No. 7,407,602 for the application and use of the IFS technology expires on March 24, 2026
  8. Hague Corp. Completes Merger With Solterra Renewable Technologies
    Hague Corp. (“Hague”), a publicly traded resource exploration company, today announced it has completed the planned reorganization transaction with Solterra Renewable Technologies, Inc.
  9. Airbiquity And Altea Announce Joint Development Of European Telematics Solution
    Airbiquity , a global leader in wireless communication solutions, has entered into a joint development agreement with Milan-based telematics service provider Altea to provide end-to-end connected telematics services to the European automotive marketplace
  10. ADA-ES Begins Work On DOE Contract For Development Of Clean Coal Technology
    ADA-ES, announced that it is now under contract and has started work on the Department of Energy (DOE) project that the Company was awarded in July to develop clean coal technology that will capture carbon dioxide from coal-fired power plants