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EPA Considering Carbon Regulation Options

In an exclusive interview with CarbonInsider.com, the director of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Climate Change Division indicated that the agency is anticipating widespread carbon regulatory restrictions on business. EPA is moving ahead with preparations that could well include imposing on industry mandatory reductions in greenhouse gas emissions which experts have said lead to global warming. Investors and corporations are... ...Read More...

EDF Launches Independent Guide To Carbon Offsets For Businesses

To help bring transparency to the fast-growing voluntary carbon offset market to combat climate change, Environmental Defense Fund has announced the launch of CarbonOffsetList.org, an online resource that will help businesses identify and purchase carbon offsets that represent real reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. Carbon offsets allow buyers to offset, or neutralize, carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases produced from their own... ...Read More...

NEMA Publishes Reaffirmed Standards

NEMA has published the following reaffirmed standards for Shunt Capacitors, Typical Proximity Switch Specifications, and Additional Requirements for Proximity Switches Suitable for Use in Strong Magnetic... ...Read More...

Nystrom Broadens Offerings Through Acquisition

The company recently announced its acquisition of Arden Architectural Specialties, Inc. of New Brighton... ...Read More...

October Is Fire Prevention Month

The Fire Equipment Manufacturers' Association recognizes the month by offering seven tips on... ...Read More...

Web Exclusive: Who Gets Stuck Sweeping Up All That Confetti? Political Conventions In The Eyes Of The Facility Manager

Prepping for the Democratic and Republican national conventions required long lead times to ready the host... ...Read More...

DuPont Wins Patent Case

The Provincial Court in Barcelona, Spain last month held in favor of DuPont on all counts in the company's appeal to protect and enforce its patent covering the use of hydrofluorocarbon... ...Read More...

AHRI News

The association had added a new VP and will move to a new headquarters this... ...Read More...

Atlas Paper Mills, LLC Appoints Chairman

The Florida-based supplier of paper towels and tissues made the announcement earlier this... ...Read More...

Back To School Scholarships

Eight college bound students have received funds toward their education in commercial electronic... ...Read More...