Arctic Sea Ice May Expand Or Contract Over Next Decade, Before Disappearing By Mid-Century

August 12, 2011 by  
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photo: NASA ICE / CC BY Apropos of Arctic sea ice melting on track to set a new record low this year: There’s some new research on how quickly we might see an entirely ice-free summer . Scientists from the National Center for Atmo… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Maersk Orders 10 of the World’s "Greenest" Container Ships

February 25, 2011 by  
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Shipping company Maersk has is making great strides towards reducing the emissions of its fleet.  Since 2007, the company has already reduced its emissions per ship by 17 percent and with a new order for 10 of the most efficient container ships to date, the company is well on its way to achieving its goal of a 25 percent reduction by 2020. The new ship built by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering company and called the Triple-E , emits half the carbon of the industry average for its class of container ship and 20 percent less carbon than the current title-holder, the Emma Maersk.

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Johnson Controls Lands Contract to Cool Great Mosque in Mecca

November 8, 2010 by  
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Energy efficiency giant Johnson Controls Inc. has won a contract to provide an integrated building management system including state-of-the-art heating, ventilation and air conditioning at the Holy Mosque in Makkah, Saudia Arabia — the largest mosque in the world.

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Siemens Lands $466M Contract for Green Amtrak Locomotives

November 2, 2010 by  
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Amtrak, the government-owned passenger rail corporation in the U.S., has awarded Siemens a $466 million contract to build 70 electric locomotives with energy efficient features.

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