clean technology Articles

  • Development and promotion of clean technology

    Adoption of Cleaner technologies and Cleaner Production Strategies were adopted to provide a balance between development & Environment through economic benefits by way of increased resource efficiency, innovation and reduced cost for environmental management. • Under the scheme details of various ongoing projects are given as under:- Recycling of Marble Slurry:Under the ongoing project ...


    By Indian Government

  • Low Flow Upholstery Cleaning Technology for Faster Cleaning

    Upholstery cleaners make the complicated task of cleaning upholstery easy, simple and quick. Chairs, sofas, draperies, fabrics in automobiles, and other such items attract dust and dirt very fast. Cleaning them manually can be extremely stressful and time consuming. Soiled upholstery can be quite an unappealing sight for people visiting your establishment or your home. Advanced upholstery ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Venture capital needs for sustainable development of clean technologies

    Challenges of evaluating new evolving technologies are particularly pronounced for clean technology firms (CTFs) in need of venture capital (VC). This study investigates how Technology Approval Group (TAG) may bridge an identified funding gap. TAG is a communication tool enabling investors that traditionally would not invest that early in an innovation to feel confident in injecting VC into ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Cleaner production, employment effects and socio-economic development

    Employment effects of clean technologies - i.e. integrated environmental technologies as probably one of the core contributions of firms to an environmentally sound development - have not yet been extensively explored. Production theory leads to the conclusion that the technological relationships between the firm's inputs are of crucial importance. On the one hand, the demand for labour may be ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Industrial pollution, European solutions: clean technologies

    Untitled Document Many LIFE projects embrace the development of clean technologies in industry. More than thirty of these have specifically contributed to establishing «best available techniques», a key element of the integrated pollution prevention and control directive which is one of the main legislative instruments of the Union ensuring sustainable ...

  • Two Values with one Keystroke Free and Crystallization Water in Gypsum

    The cleaning technologies used to reduce SO2 emissions from power stations produce high purity gypsum as a by-product. The prompt availability of free and crystallisation water values are needed for in-process control and are provided within one test sequence by the HR83 Halogen Moisture Analyzer from METTLER ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

  • Public policy and clean technology promotion. The synergy between environmental economics and evolutionary economics of technological change

    Obstacles to clean technology development, innovation and diffusion are not only related to the lack of internalisation of environmental externalities in production costs, as defended by traditional environmental economics. Empirical studies show that many other obstacles prevent these technologies from penetrating the market. The relevance of these obstacles differs between sectors, firms and ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Environmental innovation and clean technology: an evolutionary framework

    This paper provides a framework for the analysis of clean technology which covers the factors inducing, stimulating and constraining environmental innovations of firms. Such a framework relies on recent empirical and theoretical contributions to environmental innovations. The representation of clean technology draws from several industrial case studies on the reduction of the emissions of ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • The state–of-the-art clean technologies (SOACT) for steelmaking handbook

    Steel is used in many aspects of our lives, in such diverse applications as buildings, bridges, automobiles and trucks, food containers, and medical devices, to name a few. Steel provides substantial direct employment in the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate (APP) countries, and provides a significant direct contribution to the APP economies. Countless additional jobs and ...

  • US contributions to a World Bank administered clean technology fund

    The proposed Congressional appropriation of US$400 million per year over five years to support the deployment of clean energy technologies in developing countries could demonstrate much awaited United States leadership in responding to the global crisis of climate change. If these resources are invested wisely, the benefits will reach under-served communities in developing countries in desperate ...

  • New industrial emissions directive tighten up on carbon emissions

    EU Council approves new directive that tighten rules on pollutants from large industrial plants in a move to save lives and boost clean ...


    By Vital Energi

  • Technological change and environmental management in industry

    Environmental management and sustainable development are at the top of the global agenda. In conjunction with the principles of equity and ethics, the implementation of sustainable development has become one of the most important challenges before the world community. Technology lies at the heart of this concern. Industry, in turn, is the largest user and producer of technology, and it produces ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Barriers to clean technology investment and deployment between Australia and India

    The project will identify the market and policy barriers to enhanced collaboration between Australia and India in the investment, development, and deployment of clean technologies. The challenges and opportunities presented by the need for clean coal technologies, renewable energy, and distributed generation will be addressed. The findings of the project will serve to develop practical solutions ...

  • UK and China sign deal to advance low carbon co-operation

    Chris Huhnen and Li Keqiang sign agreement to promote low-carbon knowledge sharing between the UK and the low carbon pilot provinces. The UK signed yesterday an agreement with China in an attempt to accelerate low carbon growth in both countries through the exchange of clean technologies, expertise and policy. Chinese Vice-Premier Li Keqiang signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Energy ...


    By Vital Energi

  • Quantitative and qualitative employment impacts of environmental innovations

    The paper deals with the impact on the quantity and quality of work in companies that adopted clean technologies and environmental innovations (direct effects). Furthermore, indirect effects in companies supplying waste management services and resources are considered as well, in total indicating the potential employment impacts of a more sustainable production system. From the analyses carried ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • DuPont Clean Technologies Selected for NioCorp Elk Creek Superalloy Materials Project

    DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont) is pleased to announce that NioCorp Developments Ltd. has selected the MECS sulfuric acid technology for its Superalloy Materials Project in Southeast Nebraska. The MECS sulfuric acid plant will be designed to maximize energy recovery and emissions control to ensure best-in-class environmental performance. NioCorp has already obtained the major federal permits ...


    By Dupont

  • Energy technology dynamics

    The paper aims to identify both the major changes that have occurred in the energy sector during the past thirty years and the key driving forces that explain these changes. After a review of the key concepts provided by economic theory in order to analyse technical change in Section 2, Section 3 proposes an historical analysis of three main clusters of innovations that have profoundly altered ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • The eco-patent commons and environmental technology transfer: implications for efforts to tackle climate change

    This article explores the potential role and pitfalls of corporate initiatives related to access to intellectual property in the transfer of environmentally friendly technology especially to developing countries. An initial investigation of how patents can affect environmentally beneficial technology transfer is forwarded, contrasting the approaches of the public and private sector in the ...

  • International Organization for Standardization Develops GHG Standards with ClimateCHECK

    Since 2002, ClimateCHECK co-founder Tom Baumann has worked with the International Organization for Standardization to author the ISO 14064 International Greenhouse Gas Standard and related protocols, to develop and deliver related training courses, and to design and manage GHG programs. Baumann was the main author of ISO 14064-2 between 2002 and 2006, when it was published. He continues to ...


    By ClimateCHECK

  • Clegg announces new £200m technology and innovation programme

    UK government announces plans for new technology and innovation centres to develop clean tech, energy efficiency and IT. The Coalition government has formally launched today a new £200 initiative to build at least six technology and innovation centres designed to support the development of high-growth sectors such as clean technology, energy efficiency and IT. The government-backed ...


    By Vital Energi

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