US EPA To Cut Hydrofluorocarbon Production & Use

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 02:52:35 +0000

The EPA on Monday proposed a rule to slash U.S. production and use of HFCs by 85% over the next 15 years, beginning in 2022. Hydrofluorocarbons are widely used in refrigeration and air conditioning and are thousands of times more potent at trapping heat in the atmosphere than carbon dioxide. The proposed rule would be […]

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Congress Passes A 5,593 Page Spending Bill. What’s In It For Clean Tech?

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 00:12:30 +0000

Congress passed a 5,593 page funding bill that includes money for renewable energy and other clean tech initiatives. Here’s some of what’s inside those pages.

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One Change To The Worst Buildings Would Have Big Climate Benefits & Cut Costs

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 19:27:28 +0000

Heat pumps in the worst buildings and nothing else would eliminate about 1.9 megatonnes of CO2e per year in Canada

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