Tagged Emissions

EU Reaches Tepid 32.5% Energy Efficiency Goal & 40% GHG Emissions Target

By Joshua S Hill The European Union’s governing bodies have this week sealed negotiations on three separate objectives of the so-called Energy Union including the previously-reported 32% renewables target, as well as a goal of 32.5% energy efficiency savings and a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

Audi CEO arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

By [email protected] (Eric C. Evarts) VW’s diesel scandal is far from over. In the latest move on the political chessboard, German authorities arrested the head of VW’s luxury division Audi at his home Monday morning according to a Reuters report. German authorities cited concerns that Stadler could obstruct their ongoing investigation into the diesel emissions…

Electrify America and the City of Sacramento Announce New Zero-Emissions Car Sharing Programs, Zero-Emissions Shuttle Bus Routes and EV Charging Infrastructure

By Blagojce Krivevski Electrify America and the City of Sacramento announced new projects that will increase access to zero-emissions vehicles (ZEV) in the Sacramento region, expand ZEV technology use, and prepare the City for future electric vehicle adoption. The projects – which include two new car sharing services, new ZEV bus and shuttle routes and…

Samsung to source 100% renewables from U.S., Europe & China

By Michelle Froese Samsung Electronics Co. announced its commitment to building on its strong progress of energy efficiency and operational emissions reductions to expand the use of renewable energy in its operations. Samsung Electronics’ renewable energy goals are part of its ongoing efforts to demonstrate its commitment to environmental responsibility. As part of its commitment…

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