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New concepts: new engines

The research carried out in recent years by petrol engine manufacturers has focussed on the battle to lower CO2 emissions (considered a cause of global warming).Compliance with the magic figure of 130 gr/km valid until 2020 has got the engine develop...
by Eure Tech on Aug 31, 2016

Brent Council Carbon Footprint

Brent Council is happily advertising a fall in its carbon footprint of 11.3%, but it would be nice to have a better idea of what this means.  The figures appear to come from this report, although I am not sure why they are press released now.&nb...
by James Powney's Blog on Aug 27, 2016

Brent Council claims 11.3% reduction in its carbon footprint

From Brent Council A recent report LINK shows Brent Council's carbon footprint has reduced by 11.3 per cent, totalling approximately £220K worth of savings per year. CO2 emissions have reduced from 14,189 tonnes in 2013/14 to 12,585 in 2015/16, c...
by wembleymatters on Aug 15, 2016

Forbes Article Concludes 93% of Public Companies Facing Climate Risk, Only 12% Disclosing Risk

A new Forbes article concludes that 93 percent of public companies face risk from climate change, but only 12 percent are actually disclosing that risk to the public and their shareholders. The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 13, 2016

McKinsey Article Concludes Good News for Emissions: US and EU Emissions Down, Economies UP

McKinsey and Company director Scott Nyquist authored on article entitled Great News on Emissions. Really. He concludes that the US and EU have cut emissions while growing their economies. His article... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 12, 2016

1991 Chevrolet Camaro Fix the Ignition Timing

When fixing (adjusting) the ignition timing on your 1991 Camaro, it is imperative that the procedures included on the Vehicle Emissions Control Information label be followed. The label will include all information concerning preliminary steps to be p...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Jul 11, 2016

Tax Credits Expire for Waste to Energy and Several Other Project Types Unless Construction Begins

Last year on December 18, 2015 Congressional approval of H.R. 2029, The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, which President Obama promptly signed into law (P.L. No. 114-113, 114th Cong. 1st... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website f...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 10, 2016

Buying time

Originally published in the Otago Daily Times by Tom McKinlay — If we don’t act soon, the world we leave our children will be in a sorry state indeed, leading Australian scientist Prof Corey Bradshaw tells Tom McKinlay. Prof Corey Bradsha...
by Conservation Bytes on Jun 26, 2016

Review: Road Trippin’ With The BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

This family loves a road trip, so when premier car dealership JCT600 got in touch asking me to test cruise the new family friendly BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer, I jumped (in heels) at the chance! I totes drive in heels btw! Read more...
by Honest Mum on Jun 8, 2016

Evolution of exhaust systems between 1990 and 2014. Euro standard.

Exhaust system technology has evolved continuously as a result of European environmental requirements. The purpose of all of these requirements is to control the levels of polluting gas emissions and noise from all vehicles sold in the European Union...
by Eure Tech on Jun 7, 2016

CO2 emissions increase in Europe (in spite of the promises made by all European countries and by EU during the COP21 and later – a few weeks ago – in New York). The proof are the figures communicated by Eurostat a few days ago: in most co...
by Aneddotica Magazine on May 13, 2016

2017 Toyota Highlander News Redesign

2017 Toyota Highlander News Redesign &#8211 The 2017 Toyota Highlander is a five-entryway activity utility car or truck and it is normal that it will positively worthy of rethinking in mild of the fact that it has a massive motor execution and c...
by Car Specs Price on May 6, 2016

Workshop Helps Communities Reach Energy Goals

Second Georgetown University Energy Prize workshop focuses on helping communities save energy and reduce carbon emissions while competing for $5 million. Read Workshop Helps Communities Reach Energy Goals on Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent...
by FacilityBlog on Apr 28, 2016

DFW First U.S. Airport To Receive Climate Leadership Award

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is the first U.S. airport to receive the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Climate Leadership Award for Greenhouse Gas Management. Read DFW First U.S. Airport To Receive Climate Leadership Award on Facilit...
by FacilityBlog on Apr 22, 2016

1989 Nissan Sentra Remove Catalytic Converter

Like most vehicles, the 1989 Nissan Sentra has a catalytic converter on it that helps lower the amount of toxic emissions emanating from the car’s exhaust system. The converter works by oxidizing carbon monoxide and other pollutants into carbon...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Apr 20, 2016

Episode 41 – Paris Climate Talks and Impacts on LNG

A timely podcast for the week of #LNG18 taking place in Perth. In Paris last year, world leaders made serious public commitments to stem the rising levels of green house gases. And it was about time. Now that the direction of travel has been made...
by Fuel Up! on Apr 12, 2016

1988 Chevrolet S-10 Adjust the Timing

If you have low power, poor acceleration or poor gas mileage you may need to adjust the timing on your vehicle. When adjusting the timing on your 1988 Chevy S-10 2.8L V6, it is imperative that you follow the procedures listed on the Vehicle Emissions...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Mar 15, 2016

1988 Chevrolet S10 Blazer Remove Catalytic Converter

The catalytic converter on your 1988 Chevy Blazer is located in the exhaust system and is a critical part of the emissions control system for your engine. The design of the converter will reduce pollutants like carbon monoxide and unburned hydrocarbo...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Mar 12, 2016

What Are the Symptoms of Bad O2 Sensors on a ’99 Dodge Dakota?

Mounted in the exhaust stream, oxygen sensors are important components of any late-model engine’s emissions system and its computerized engine control system. 1999 Dodge Dakotas came equipped with either four-cylinder, six-cylinder or eight-cyl...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Feb 24, 2016

Paris Climate Accord and the implications for Gas

  COP21 has come and gone, and I can’t help wondering if this elaborate UN meeting has given a boost to the fortunes of the natural gas industry, and with it, the LNG sector. I think so, and here’s why.   COP1 to COP21  ... The pos...
by Fuel Up! on Feb 7, 2016


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