Across The Wire

  1. Ducon To Supply Equipment For Mitigation Of Atmospheric Emissions From Lithium Ore Processing Plant
    12/26/2017

    Ducon Environmental Systems, a division of Ducon Technologies Inc., New York, USA, (Ducon) announced that it has secured a major contract, to supply air pollution control equipment designed to mitigate negative environmental impacts of mining for Lithium in the emerging Lithium-Ion battery market

  2. Orion Engineered Carbons Announces Signing Of Consent Decree With EPA
    12/26/2017

    Orion Engineered Carbons S.A., a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, recently announced that on December 22, 2017, a consent decree between Orion Engineered Carbons LLC (“Orion”) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (the “EPA”), as well as the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, was lodged in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana

  3. LEDs Took Half A Billion Tons Of Carbon Dioxide From The Sky In 2017, IHS Markit Says
    12/21/2017

    The use of LEDs to illuminate buildings and outdoor spaces reduced the total carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of lighting by an estimated 570 million tons in 2017

  4. Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $7.4M
    12/21/2017

    Fuel Tech, Inc., a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems and emissions control in utility and industrial applications, recently announced the receipt of multiple air pollution control (APC) contracts from customers in the US and China 

  5. Kontrol Energy To Create Blockchain Technology Solutions For Carbon Offsets
    12/19/2017

    Kontrol Energy Corp. is pleased to announce, further to its press release dated November 1, 2017, that it is expanding its blockchain technology development to solve the greenhouse gas emissions challenges faced by multi-national organizations

  6. Clean Energy Awarded New Multi-Use Station, Multi-Year Fueling Agreement For City Of Santa Fe Transit And Refuse Agencies
    12/14/2017

    Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced recently that it has been awarded a $3M design, build, operation and maintenance contract for a new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station which will serve both public and private customers

  7. SoCalGas Supports Public Utilities Commission Plan For Implementing Senate Bill 1383 To Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
    12/14/2017

    The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today issued details of its plan to implement Senate Bill 1383, the Short-Lived Climate Pollutants bill, which aims to reduce emissions of potent greenhouse gasses

  8. AI Start-Up NovuMind Helps European City Improve Their Green Life
    12/14/2017

    Early morning on October 23, the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA) set up a small AI-powered device on the side of Prinsens Gate in Trondheim, the third biggest city in Norway

  9. SwRI’s ECTO-Lab Quickly, Cost-Effectively Qualifies Catalysts, Emission Control Products
    12/12/2017

    Southwest Research Institute recently opened a new fully automated, multi-fuel burner facility designed to rapidly and cost-effectively age and evaluate exhaust catalyst equipment for a wide range of engines

  10. TransAlta Comments On Provincial Carbon Credit Regime
    12/8/2017

    TransAlta Corporation ("TransAlta" or the "Company") (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today responded favourably to details of the Government of Alberta's determination to permit carbon credits to be earned by existing wind and hydro generation in the Alberta fleet.