Browsing the "emissions" Tag

High Speed Trains Pollute Less

December 15th, 2010 | by Joshua S Hill

Spain is home to the Alta Velocidad Española train service, which operates high speed trains at up to 300 kilometres [&hellip


Cut Soot and Save the Arctic

July 29th, 2010 | by Joshua S Hill

A new study says that cutting soot emissions is the best way to save the rapidly melting Arctic. Soot emissions [&hellip


EPA Proposes New Stringent Standards For Large Ships

July 2nd, 2009 | by Ruedigar Matthes

In order to cut harmful emissions from maritime vessels, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the next steps of its coordinated effort on Wednesday. The steps include creating a rule under the Clean Air Act that would establish tough engine and fuel standards for U.S. flagged ships. The proposed rule would harmonize with international standards and lead to improved air quality throughout the country



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