The Caribbean Climate-Smart Coalition seeks rapid implementation of US$8 billion climate investment plan that will transform regional energy system, build resiliency, drive economic growth and set a global example. Paris, December 12, 2017Recent hurricanes have left unprecedented devastation across the Caribbean, and it is a traumatic time f..
The European Commission has allocated the 2018 quotas for the import and production of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). As required by the EU regulation on fluorinated gases (Regulation 517/2014 of 16 April 2014 on fluorinated greenhouse gases, or F-Gases Regulation), the Commission has limited the sale of HFCs in the EU for 2018.HFCs are the most..
Germany and France, along with the Netherlands, Estonia and Bulgaria, are not on track to meet their 2020 targets for reducing primary energy consumption as of 2015, according to a report published by the European Environment Agency on Friday.Moreover, initial estimates suggest a 1.4% increase in energy consumption Europe-wide in 2015 was foll..
The Canadian government has decided that 2-MBS(benzenesulfonamide, 2-methyl) does not pose health or environmental risks, sufficient to warrant regulation under the country's environmental protection act (Cepa).The substanceis used primarily as an intermediate for fluorescent pigments and plasticiser resins, and as a plasticiser for hot-melt..