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Discussions with tag 'Emissions'

Petition: Tell the EPA to Support the Clean Power Plan (via NRDC)

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Please help the NRDC with a petition to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator! It's time to limit emissions on coal-fired plants, for the health of the planet and for current and future generations. …

Filed under: Environmental Activism

Keywords: Climate Change,Environment,EPA,NRDC,Health,Emissions

0 replies | 871 views | Posted on: 06/29/2015 | Last updated: 06/29/2015

Volkswagen Punished for Emissions Cheating

by JackSawyer // Student

In September 2015 a report came out stating that 11 million of Volkswagen's cars contained software that falsified emission data. Since then, the car manufacturer has been facing a great deal of scrut…

Filed under: News

Keywords: Environment,Emissions,Greenhouse Gas Emissions,Germany,cars,Volkswagen,Cheating,Software,South Korea,United States

0 replies | 927 views | Posted on: 06/25/2016 | Last updated: 06/25/2016

Webinar: Carbon Capture and Storage - Engineered Carbon Sequestration, March 8, 3 pm EST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Carbon Capture and Storage is the process of capturing carbon dioxide, transporting it to a storage site, and depositing it where it will not enter the atmosphere. There are many different places CO2

Filed under: Engineering

Keywords: Carbon,carbon capture,Emissions,Carbon sequestration,carbon storage

0 replies | 1024 views | Posted on: 02/02/2021 | Last updated: 02/03/2021

FREE Webinar: Green Concrete - Building with Carbon, March 11, 3 pm EST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Concrete is both a big problem and a big opportunity in our climate crisis. It currently accounts for 8% of CO2 emissions which is comparable to the entire agriculture sector. Yet, new low carbon conc

Filed under: Concrete

Keywords: Carbon,Concrete,Emissions,Carbon sequestration

0 replies | 407 views | Posted on: 02/03/2021 | Last updated: 02/05/2021

Buildings and Carbon | Green Building Online Training Program, March 17, 9 am - 1pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

This course will focus on climate impacts associated with carbon emissions from the built environment. It will emphasize the importance of goal setting and taking actions to manage building-related ca

Filed under: Energy

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Energy,Emissions,Carbon,Carbon Cycle

0 replies | 973 views | Posted on: 02/23/2021 | Last updated: 02/24/2021

Deep Dive Into Electric Vehicle Batteries, Webinar, March 3, 1 pm EST

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Vehicle electrification to lower greenhouse gas emissions will largely be driven by better batteries. Though the current technology is good enough for early-adopters, how will better tech move us towa

Filed under: Electric Vehicles

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Emissions,Electric Vehicles,Batteries,Battery Storage,EVs

1 replies | 692 views | Posted on: 02/26/2021 | Last updated: 03/19/2021

Pittsburgh 2030 District Progress Report Reception 2020, May 20, 4 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Typically, the Pittsburgh 2030 District Progress Report Reception is a celebration of the progress the District has made towards reaching 50% reductions in energy use, water use, and transportation em

Filed under: Government Agencies and Initiatives

Pennsylvania Sustainability Group

Keywords: Energy,Emissions,Indoor Air Quality,2030 Goals,Sustainable Pittsburgh

0 replies | 506 views | Posted on: 04/23/2021 | Last updated: 04/23/2021

Virtual Conference: 2021 Energy Efficiency Finance Forum, May 25-26

by samanthaklein // Intern

Want to know how financing can drive a clean energy future? Join us for the 13th Energy Efficiency Finance Forum (EEFF) — the premier conference for industry leaders like you

Filed under: Energy

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: finance,Energy Efficiency,Real Estate,Emissions,Greenhouse Gas Emissions

0 replies | 1948 views | Posted on: 04/27/2021 | Last updated: 04/27/2021

Carbon Leadership Forum (CLF) Boston: Embodied Carbon in the Residential Sector, June 24, 4-5 PM

by Richard Minasian // Student

When we think about embodied carbon emissions, we tend to envision our largest buildings and campuses that include millions of square feet. These are all worthy targets; however, one could argue that

Filed under: Environment

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Architecture,Emissions,Carbon

0 replies | 180 views | Posted on: 06/14/2021 | Last updated: 06/14/2021