ESSEXVILLE — Michigan’s progress on cleaner air is making a big jump forward as Consumers Energy completes a $250 million technology upgrade at the Karn/Weadock complex, its largest power plant. 195 more words
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China has introduced tax breaks on sales of electric cars, in an attempt to reduce pollution in the world’s most populous country.
The measure is targeted at sales of energy efficient cars made by Chinese manufacturers. 266 more words
[Green Car Congress] The staff of the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (OAQPS) has released the final version of the policy assessment (PA) for the review of the ozone (O3) National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS). 221 more words
Many factors effect the way people respond to their work environment and air quality is one of these factors. The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has establishes standart which outline air quality for indoor comfort conditions that are acceptable to 80% or more of a commercial building’s occupants. 51 more words
Unregulated trash burning around the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown by official records. A new study led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research estimates that more than 40 percent of the world’s garbage is burned in such fires, emitting gases and particles that can substantially affect human health and climate change. 779 more words