greenhouse gas emissions

Fracking Seen by EPA as No. 2 Emitter of Greenhouse Gases

Bloomberg NewsFebruary 6, 2013 By Mark Drajem http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-02-05/greenhouse-gas-emissions-fall-in-u-dot-s-dot-power-plants-on-coal-cuts Natural gas and oil production is the second-biggest source of U.S. greenhouse gases, the government said, emboldening environmentalists who say tighter measures are needed to curb the emissions from hydraulic fracturing. In its second-annual accounting of emissions that cause global warming from…

Time for the power sector to get to work

The Hill’s Congress Blog December 22, 2011 By John Arensmeyer, Small Business Majority, and Mindy Lubber, Ceres    The word on the street is the recession is behind us, but times are still tough. The economy is stagnant and businesses of all sizes are still trying to weather the economic storm…