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  1. Combining Science And Service: Studying Lead Contamination In Trenton, N.J.

    Choi used a handheld X-ray fluorescence (XRF) reader, an instrument that measures the most minute concentrations of elements in the object or substance it’s pointed at.

  2. DTE Energy To Double Renewable Energy Capacity By Early 2020s

    DTE Energy has submitted its 2018 Renewable Energy Plan to the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) proposing approximately 1,000 additional megawatts of carbon-free electricity from new wind and solar projects in Michigan scheduled to be completed by 2022

  3. Paris Agreement Climate Change Targets Are Unattainable says Friends Of Science – Calls For A Review Of The Science In Light Of US Policy And New Findings

    Huffington Post reported on March 27, 2018, that Canada would miss Paris Agreement climate change targets to reduce greenhouse gases, according to a new report by Canada’s federal environment commission auditor and several provincial auditors general

  4. Duke Energy Using North Carolina-Based Renewable Natural Gas In First-Of-Its-Kind Project

    A Duke Energy power plant is using renewable natural gas from North Carolina-based hog farms to produce electricity – the first application of the technology from in-state farms

  5. Walmart Commits To Reduce Emissions By 50 Million Metric Tons In China

    Today Walmart announced a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in its China value chain by 50 million metric tons (MMT) by 2030 – equivalent to the emissions associated with the average annual electricity consumption of 40 million Chinese households

  6. SoCalGas Helps Fleet Owners Put New Near-Zero Emissions Natural Gas Trucks On The Road

    Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced efforts to help California fleets get more drivers behind the wheel of new near-zero emissions heavy-duty natural gas trucks

  7. Solidia Technologies Can Reduce The Carbon Footprint Of Cement And Concrete In California By 7.4 Million Metric Tonnes

    Solidia Technologies Chief Commercial Officer Bo Boylan joined environmental leaders at a meeting of The California Air Resources Board (CARB) to discuss the impact of Solidia’s ecofriendly cement and concrete systems on California, including a 30% reduction in carbon emissions in the production of cement

  8. Energy Recovery Awarded $10.1M For Water Projects In Saudi Arabia

    Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of $10.1 million to supply its PX® Pressure Exchanger®, and pump technologies for water projects in Saudi Arabia. The orders are expected to ship in the second and third quarters of 2018.

  9. CO2 Solutions Welcomes Total As An Industrial Partner In The VCQ Project

    CO2 Solutions Inc. (TSXV: CST) (CO2 Solutions or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that Total, the French global integrated energy company, has joined the Valorisation Carbone Québec ("VCQ") Project as its first industrial partner

  10. Britain’s Emissions Dropped By Six Per Cent In 2016 By Switching From Coal To Natural Gas

    The collaborative study by Dr Grant Wilson from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Energy 2050 at the University of Sheffield and Dr Iain Staffell from the Centre for Environmental Policy at Imperial College London, highlights the scale and speed of emissions reduction in Britain as a result of fuel switching from coal to natural gas through effective carbon pricing