emissions data management News

  • VOC emissions data may be invalid

    Keith Golding, MD of Quantitech Limited, is urging stack testers and the managers of prescribed industrial processes to check the MCERTS certificates of their Flame Ionisation Detectors (FIDs). He says, “The FID fuel gas for which the certificate is valid is now specified so process operators should ensure, for example, that if the certificate specifies a Hydrogen/Helium mix, any compliance ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • Data-driven approach to pavement management lowers greenhouse gas emissions

    Original story at MIT News The roadway network is an important part of the nation’s transportation system, but it also contributes heavily to greenhouse gas emissions. A paper published this ...

  • Managing Hydrofracking Data in Cloud

     There is little dispute in both scientific and business communities that groundwater protection and water usage in general at hydrofracking sites provide the biggest challenges for this young and promising industry. To date, criticism of fracking has focused mainly on concerns that the chemicals energy companies are mixing with the water could contaminate underground aquifers. Although ...


    By Locus Technologies

  • Data Centre CCP Reducing Cost & Carbon Emissions

    Data centres are high energy users, consuming significant amounts of electricity for their operations and in parallel require cooling for optimal performance. The high energy usage also means they potentially have high carbon emissions. These factors make data centres an interesting new frontier for combined heat and power technology. Or as there is a primary requirement for cooling rather than ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Data Centre CCP Reducing Cost & Carbon Emissions

    Data centres are high energy users, consuming significant amounts of electricity for their operations and in parallel require cooling for optimal performance. The high energy usage also means they potentially have high carbon emissions. These factors make data centres an interesting new frontier for combined heat and power technology. Or as there is a primary requirement for cooling rather than ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Innova launched as new name for atco emissions management

    Innova Global Limited (Innova) has been selected as the new name for ATCO Emissions Management to better reflect the company’s innovative approach to developing products and providing industry leading solutions and services to our clients. “Innova is inspired by innovation-- the principle that has led to the launch of eight new products since 2009, complementing our complete acoustic ...


    By Innova Global Limited.

  • Emissions analyser helps manage power station

    A multiparameter emissions monitor at Thetford power station is being used to demonstrate to the UK Environment Agency that the plant is performing within the conditions of its environmental permit. However, the data from the analyser, which was supplied by Gasmet distributor Quantitech, also performs a vitally important role in helping to manage the plant. “Individual gas readings are ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • Letter from Australia, carbon emissions management

    The Software Leaders At the forefront of enterprise EHS software. BY PETER KERMODE, 18 October 2008 Australian firms and businesses are facing a regulatory and compliance nightmare as the Federal Government races to introduce an emissions trading scheme to combat climate change, with few companies currently geared to properly measure, record and manage their emissions. The ...


  • LI-COR Presents Landfill Methane Emission Data at Global Waste Management Symposium

    Measuring greenhouse gas emissions at landfills using continuous monitoring offers new insight in estimating total annual emissions. LI-COR Principal Scientist, Liukang Xu presented methane emission data collected from a landfill at Global Waste Management Symposium in Phoenix, AZ on October 1st, 2012 and discussed the advantages of continuous monitoring over traditional interval monitoring. In ...


    By LI-COR

  • Enhanced GSA Carbon Footprint Tool Simplifies Measuring, Managing, Tracking, and Sharing of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Data

    U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the leader in federal sustainability initiatives, continues its commitment to a clean energy economy and a more sustainable government with the release of a new version of the ...

  • In IT industry first, HP releases supply chain emissions data

    Promoting transparency in environmental standards, HP recently announced emissions data associated with its largest suppliers, representing more than 80 percent of the company’s costs for the materials, manufacturing and assembly of its products worldwide. The release of the data, the first by a major technology company, delivers on a specific goal published in the HP 2007 Global ...


  • CAIT’s global greenhouse gas emissions data now available in google public data explorer

    Last year, in an effort to make our climate data more accessible, WRI launched a pilot that paired estimates of U.S. state greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from our Climate ...

  • Hamburg Süd and Germanischer Lloyd join forces to develop emission management system

    Hamburg Süd and the classification society Germanischer Lloyd are jointly developing an innovative data management system for systematically capturing all environmentally relevant ship operation information. The future "GL Emission Manager" will permit detailed evaluation and analysis of all relevant data of the entire fleet. Hamburg Süd has set itself the goal of creating a valid basis ...


  • Air traffic management to balance CO2 emissions and noise pollution

    Speed constraints for aircraft are put in place, at some airports, to minimise noise pollution in local areas, however, such practices can be very fuel-inefficient. New research has now shown that relaxing departure speed limits could substantially reduce CO2 emissions, while maintaining acceptable noise levels. The aviation industry is a major contributor to emissions of greenhouse ...

  • Vintara announces an integrated, web-based GHG emissions management portal

    Vintara, the leading provider of fully automated, web-based enterprise performance and quality management solutions and services; announces a fully integrated GHG Emissions Management System Portal.With the successful March Release of our GHG Emissions Management Portal, Vintara allows any user, regardless of protocol, whether VP Environmental Affairs, production or sustainability manager to ...


    By Vintara

  • Trinity Consultants assists city of Flagstaff, AZ with greenhouse gas emissions management

    Nationwide environmental consulting firm Trinity Consultants was selected by the City of Flagstaff, Arizona to assist in fulfilling its commitment to reducing locally generated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. As part of its participation in the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement, the City committed to exceeding Kyoto Protocol targets and reducing locally generated GHG emissions seven ...

  • Calculating carbon emissions

    Refrigerant Gas & Fugitive Emissions Compliance Includes CO2 Calculations If you manage a facility using a refrigeration and air-conditioning (RAC) system or heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC-R) system, it’s time to comply with federal and state environmental laws regarding carbon emissions. To help reduce greenhouse gases, the law requires calculating carbon emissions. This ...


    By Verisae

  • Enviance Selected by Northeast Utilities to Manage Air, Water and Waste Emissions

    Enviance, Inc., a global provider of Environmental ERP solutions that measure, manage, report and reduce environmental and regulatory risks, announced today that Northeast ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • Global 500 emissions on the rise

    A new report released by Thomson Reuters on greenhouse gas (GHG) examining emissions data from the world’s 500 largest businesses (the Global 500) shows emissions from this group are trending upwards despite reduction targets announced by many members. Written in collaboration with ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ITWire, carbon emissions solution

    In what is claimed to be a first, a new reporting software product, aimed at simplifying carbon emissions reporting across Australia's business community, has been launched. Perth-based company, BMS Solutions, has developed a package called CINTELLATE to measure Australian organisations' carbon footprints using data collection, measurement and reporting functions. According to BMS Solutions, ...


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