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Airlines are looking to biofuels to meet soaring passenger demand

...international trade group has pledged to stop increasing emissions by 2020 even as the number of flights balloons. By 2050, it wants carbon dioxide emissions to be half of what they were in 2005.Like airlines, the U.S. military is also supporting development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-25/airlines-are-looking-biofu
Property transfers

...Inn LLC, 0.73 of an acre, Tract A, Deed Book R555 Page 1841, $625,000Larry S. Prather Jr. and Walker Hill LLC to Carbon Construction LLC, Lot 105, Block A, Phase 2, Walker Hill, $26,600Jean B. Lenderman and William Carl Lenderman Jr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2015-07-24/property-transfers
Natural gas surpasses coal as biggest US electricity source

...The burning of natural gas produces carbon dioxide and nitrogen oxides, but far...will set the first national limits on carbon dioxide coming from existing power plants...power plants, but there are no limits on carbon pollution from plants.Congressional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/natural-gas-surpasses-coal
Stem carbon dioxide output through nuclear

...to defend against increasing levels of carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere.After...still projected exponential increases in carbon dioxide levels because of the increased...really tumbled to the notion that levels of carbon dioxide were increasing in Earth's atmosphere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-31/stem-carbon-diox
New EPA rule would increase fuel efficiency for heavy trucks

...Pro tection Agency are designed to slash carbon dioxide emissions by 24 percent over the...forward this summer on its plan to curb carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants...completed, the rules are expected to lower carbon dioxide emissions by about 1 billion metric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-19/new-epa-rule-would-increas
Keep on trucking

...be the new Environmental Protection Agency rules on heavy-duty trucks, which aim to increase fuel efficiency and decrease carbon dioxide emissions beginning in 2021.Compared to most cost-inflating regulations, these new standards might actually save...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-05/keep-trucking
Final federal loan guarantee finalized for Plant Vogtle project

...diversified the nation's energy infrastructure and paved the way for more nuclear construction."As we move towards a low-carbon future, the department's loan guarantees will play an important part in expanding the role of nuclear energy as a part of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/final-federal-loan-guarantee-
Keep plants from suffering in prolonged heat

...light energy from the sun into chemical energy to drive growth. Chlorophyll is the molecule that converts sunlight, water and carbon dioxide into a usable form of energy or glucose. So less water, less photosynthesis. When it rises above 89 degrees, most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-06-25/keep-plants-suffering-pr
Audubon forest in SC sells carbon credits

...helping companies in California meet their carbon emission goals to ease global warming...California's cap and trade program as carbon offsets in a program that also brings...land that will remain the same and the carbon stored in the trees will never enter the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-10/audubon-forest-sc-sells-carbo
Give cap-and-trade proposal a chance

...introduced in April would cap carbon pollutants that are harmful...to emit a certain level of carbons into the environment. If that...to be allowed to emit more carbon into the atmosphere. When...Such a program will tax carbon and redistribute that tax toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/29/let_525677.shtml
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