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While Fossil Fools Ignore Climate Crisis EcoMedia Acts Aggressively to Protect Environment

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Every day our EcoMedia projects cut carbon emissions, cut energy use, help educate and improve the environment. But no one is listening.

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While Fossil Fools Ignore Climate Crisis EcoMedia Acts Aggressively to Protect Environment

Creative Greenius

Every day our EcoMedia projects cut carbon emissions, cut energy use, help educate and improve the environment. But no one is listening.

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GSI/UNEP conference report finds fossil-fuel subsidy reform complex and challenges sobering; ~1% of global GDP spent on fossil-fuel subsidies

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Following that announcement, G-20 Leaders agreed to national plans to implement subsidy reform (June 2010) and have asked international organizations to review and assess members’ progress against their commitments (November 2010), according to the conference report. Earlier post.) Recent international political developments. Resources.

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Overflow crowd at DC plug-in conference

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News of oil by the barrel and gas by the gallon reaching new highs had been dominating TV and print, so it was perhaps not surprising that the Google/Brookings Plug-in Electric Vehicle Conference saw overflow crowds. One couldn’t help leaving the conference with the excitement of feeling part of an idea whose time has come.

DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Program Annual Merit Review Awards

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His broad base of experience in technical chemistry, large-scale fuel production, and engineering and retail environments has helped guide the assessment of potential hydrogen storage materials and systems for onboard and off-board vehicle requirements as well as the technical assessment of hydrogen delivery technologies. Hydrogen Production.

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Suzuki and Toyota to explore business partnership; environment, safety, and information technology

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In a joint statement, the two companies said that, given the rapid change in the auto industry, the industry is required to work not only on conventional automobile R&D, but also on R&D for advanced and future technologies in the fields including environment, safety, and IT. This is exactly the challenge that Toyota has to overcome now.

I’ve Done The Math – Now I’m Doing Something About It

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Besides all the damage to Hermosa’s health, environment, safety and quality of life the drilling for oil in their 1.4 15 years.

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London to phase out diesel buses; all new single deckers for central London to be zero emission

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The Mayor made the announcement at the International Zero Emission Bus Conference and Fuel Cell Bus Workshop ( IFCBW ) at London City Hall, held 30 November and 1 December and hosted by Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE). Earlier post.). There are currently more than 200 ZEBs operating in the US, according to CTE.

Global Bioenergies, IBN-One and Lantmännen Aspen partner on renewable isooctane for specialty fuel applications

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chainsaws and lawn mowers—where the operator, machine and environment benefit from a cleaner fuel quality regarding harmful substances compared to regular gasoline. billion (US$3.8 billion). In particular, Lantmännen Aspen’s commercial activities include specialty fuels for usage in two- and four-stroke small engines—e.g.

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Ricardo: achieving light-duty diesel RDE NOx compliance in urban driving is possible, at a price

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The SIA conference was focused on clean compression-ignition engines of the future. liter diesel engine. Click to enlarge.

SwRI to showcase Ranger precision localization technology for automated driving; non-GPS system with 2cm precision

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Ranger, however, can operate in areas or environments where GPS has poor performance or fails completely, such as in tunnels or underground.

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GFEI report concludes 50% improvement in average fuel economy of entire global light duty fleet by 2050 is achievable; importance of the regulatory and fiscal environments

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Source: George Eads. Click to enlarge. This, it remarks, has often not been the case, pointing to the experience in the US. The report by George C.

Nissan and Enel to launch major V2G trial in the UK; LEAF and e-NV200

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The announcement follows the signing of a partnership agreement between Nissan and Enel in Paris in December 2015 during the 21 st UN Conference on Climate Change (COP21) to trial V2G technology in Europe. Nissan and multinational power company Enel will launch the first major vehicle-to-grid (V2G) trial carried out in the UK. Earlier post.)

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ITF launches global initiative to decarbonize transport

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The International Transport Forum (ITF) at the OECD has launched a major global initiative towards carbon-free transport. Transport activity currently contributes 23% of global CO2 emissions from fossil fuels, with the share expected to rise. The COP 21 Paris Agreement created a political pathway for global CO 2 mitigation efforts. Emissions Polic

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Eaton launches new, more efficient TVS2 supercharger; targeting super-turbo systems

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The announcement came at the 20 th Supercharging Conference in Dresden, Germany. As an example, a 2.0 Engines Fuel Efficiency Vehicle Systems

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Toyota to collaborate in research for the creation of H2-based society in the United Arab Emirates

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Utilizing a hydrogen station that is to be built in May 2017, Toyota will conduct a complete range of driving and refueling tests under extreme heat, dust, and other conditions unique to the local environment. The agreement was announced at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), which was held at the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi.

Hey Ted, Here’s My Card

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Because of that Ted cannot remember my name and always asks for my card when I shake his hand and say hello.

Perspective: Why Carbon Emissions Should Not Have Been the Focus of the UN Climate Change Summit and Why the 15th Conference of the Parties Should Have Focused on Technology Transfer

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Unfortunately, this conference focused primarily on setting a cap on carbon emissions and providing financial aid to developing countries to build capacities to adapt to the negative impacts of climate change. COP15 , United Nations Climate Change Conference Copenhagen 2009. Perspective by Brian J. Donovan, CEO of Renergie, Inc. COP15.

Global Bioenergies delivering first renewable gasoline sample to Audi

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The batch will be presented to Audi by Global Bioenergies during a press conference to be held in Pomacle on 21 May. Earlier post.)

Envia Systems hits 400 Wh/kg target with Li-ion cells; could lower Li-ion cost to $180/kWh

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Operating environment. -30 Credit: Envia Systems. Click to enlarge. Cost roadmap. Source: Envia Systems. Click to enlarge. HCMR Cathode. 13%. @60%.

Al’s Bright Idea for Hermosa, Ted’s Tough Stance Against Oil & Why I’m Worried About It Mattering

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Was today’s press conference just a dog and pony show for a bill that is DOA over a feud we have nothing to do with? . ” .

Greenius Talks Climate Change Sense of Urgency with Bill Nye the Science Guy

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In August I covered the Plug-In 2009 Conference in Long Beach for Creative Greenius and provided exclusive photos and commentary. On the final night of the conference, August 13, a public night was held featuring a forum with Bill Nye the Science Guy, Chelsea Sexton and “Who Killed the Electric Car&# Director, Chris Paine.

Toyota???s Carter: we???re on the cusp of the automotive hydrogen age

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Morgan Auto Conference in New York, Bob Carter, Toyota Motor Sales (USA) Senior Vice President, Automotive Operations said that the company in spending an average of more than $1 million an hour this year on R&D. So our fuel cell vehicle is not only better for the environment, it may also be more economical to operate than conventional cars.

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SAE to hold symposium on impact of shale gas on new vehicle development

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Goals for the conference are to: Gain an understanding of energy policy as it relates to natural gas exploration/CNG. Gain an understanding of the regulatory environment pertaining to natural gas exploration and what it means for the energy and automotive sectors. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh. Brief

Greenius on Patch.com: Carbon Neutral City’s Friday Night Secrets Revealed!

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Greenius on Patch.com: Finding Free Green to Fund the Green Idea City

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New Toyota/Hino fuel cell bus uses fuel cell system from Mirai

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During the international conferences that will be held during Toyota City’s Toyota World Environment Week (10-18 January), a fuel cell bus will be used as a shuttle between event venues on 15 January and demonstrations of the emergency external power supply system will be conducted from 14-18 January at Toyota Ecoful Town. kW/DC300 V.

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Wrightspeed unveils new turbine range extender for medium- and heavy-duty electric powertrains; 30% more efficient than current microturbine generators

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On the other hand, a big rig in an urban environment is just horrible at fuel efficiency, Wright said. Wrightspeed Inc., Click to enlarge.

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Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

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Joe Galliani Selected As Climate Leader Just As Global Warming Reaches Tipping Points. I have shaken hands with the whirlwind.

Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

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Joe Galliani Selected As Climate Leader Just As Global Warming Reaches Tipping Points. I have shaken hands with the whirlwind.

ABI Research: automotive cellular V2X to challenge IEEE 802.11p/DSRC; spectrum issues loom large

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802.11p (also known as Wireless Access in Vehicular Environment, WAVE) is an approved amendment of 802.11—the —the basis for Wi-Fi—specifically adding access in vehicle environments. —Dominique Bonte, Managing Director and Vice President at ABI Research. IEEE 802.11p allows the use of the 5.9 Resources.

Avoiding Obstacles Safely at High Speed: An Optimal Control Approach for Driving Heavy Autonomous Ground Vehicles Close to their Dynamic Limits

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In this work, the AGV is operated and controlled in what is termed an unstructured environment. by Paul N. Blumberg, PhD. References. [

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Yeah, I Got Your Chevy Volt, Right Here. Day 2 @ Plug-In 2009

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Here’s what the brainiacs at General Motors sent the premier EV car conference on the West Coast. At least GM did a Disney display.

Greenius Says The Congresswoman Gets It. Harman Calls Lack of Bold or Binding Agreement to Cap GHG Emissions in Copenhagen, “Stunning.”

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I’ve also been pounding away about the climate fate of the vulnerable small island states and sea level rise for many months now.

The Long View from SAE 2009 World Congress

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Cervero believes that VMT (vehicle miles traveled—the number of miles you drive in your car each year), needs to decrease to have a more sustainable environment and he believes Transit Oriented Development (TOD) is a way to achieve this goal in a way that people can embrace. by Bill Cooke. Dr. Luca Guala, Systemica. Earlier post.)]. 35 / ?35.

Smart charging to boost Nissan LEAF development

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The Plug-In 2009 Conference and Exposition in Long Beach, California, was marked with an announcement by GridPoint, a provider of smart grid software, that it will provide its latest generation electric vehicle management software to support the deployment of the Nissan LEAF. So what is so special about its charging management software?

Bill aims to boost natural gas vehicles

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Speaking at a Press conference Menendez highlighted the problems of 2008 as an indicator of the problems that wild fluctuations in oil prices can cause, as well as the obvious problems that pollutants from dirty fuels cause for the environment.

BREAKING NEWS: US Science Report Proves All Out Effort To Fight Climate Change Needed Right Now Or Everyone Is Screwed. Get It?

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How many of our city councilman watched the press conference Tuesday or have read the report? If you click on the cover you can get the report.

New system uses monocular camera instead of expensive laser scanners for automated vehicle navigation with comparable performance

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His paper detailing the system recently was named best student paper at the Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems in Chicago. These use three-dimensional laser scanning technology to create a real-time map of their environment, then compare that real-time map to a pre-drawn map stored in the system. —Ryan Wolcott.

Greenius On The Scene: Plug-In 2009

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Here’s a few shots from yesterday first full day of the Plug-In 2009 conference in Long Beach, California. Tags: electric cars environment plug-in cars solar power Chris Paine Paul Scott Plug-In America stefano paris Who Killed the Electric Car The Creative Greenius with the new Nissan Leaf flat lithium ion battery.