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  • Environmentalists, unions seek to fix gas leaks

    Unions and environmentalists have found one point of agreement in the bitter debate over the natural gas drilling boom: fixing leaky old pipelines that threaten public health and the environment. It's a huge national effort that could cost $82 billion. The leaks are a problem because methane, the primary component of natural gas, is explosive in high concentrations and is also a potent ...


    By Associated Press

  • Laboratory Burners without a fixed gas supply

    Bunsen burners are required in labs all over the world for a range of tasks, but for buildings without a fixed gas supply and gas taps, the Fuego SCS range of burners by WLD Tec offer a great alternative. Available in basic and pro versions, the Fuego SCS ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Wireless Technology transforming fixed point gas detection

    Wireless technology is improving gas detection systems Fixed gas detection systems now feature some of the most advanced technologies available. They offer numerous benefits that have improved the functionality of the gas detection system, improving their reliability and offering increased confidence in their ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Portable and Fixed Gas Detector Range Enhanced

    PPM Technology is pleased to announce a number of significant enhancements to our range of portable and fixed gas detection instruments. PPM has developed wireless connectivity for all our products; dedicated monitoring software enables our instruments to be managed wirelessly from a single PC; the collected data can be stored and analysed, analysis of ...


    By PPM Technology

  • The importance of maintaining your fixed gas analyser

    Plant technicians rigorously check for contaminants within the digester and ensure that the performance is optimised but maintaining the gas analyser monitoring the whole process is often overlooked.  Many analysers are used in harsh and potentially explosive environments and so it is of paramount importance that the operation runs smoothly and safely. With simple ...


    By Geotech

  • The politics of climate fixes

    In the middle of a day filled with a stream of information-packed PowerPoint displays and alarming projections of what the future holds for our planet and our civilization, Judith Layzer’s talk was something of an anomaly. Layzer, an assistant professor of environmental policy in MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning, was among the speakers at last Friday’s daylong symposium on ...

  • A `black magic` CO2 fix

    Biochar is made by heating woody waste at high temperatures without oxygen, a process that also produces biogas and usable ‘bio-oil’, renewable energy sources. The stable black carbon-rich solid left after these are captured can remain in soil for up to 5000 years. Used in agriculture, it could increase crop production and reduce emissions of greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide and nitrous ...

  • Crowcon ‘Clip’ and ‘Clip+’ single gas fixed-life monitors deliver compliance

    The new Crowcon Clip and Clip+ single gas monitors are simple to use and designed with one thing in mind: compliance with regulations and company procedures in the oil and gas industry. Intended for use in hazardous areas, they offer reliable and durable fixed life monitoring in a compact, lightweight and maintenance-free package. Application focused innovations allow hibernation, deliver ...

  • Huge natural gas leak in Los Angeles still months from fix

    The escape of tons of natural gas from storage under a Los Angeles neighborhood is not likely to be fixed for at least another two months because of the specific dynamics of the leak, according to officials. The leak at Porter Ranch, already several months old, has forced the relocation of several thousand residents who said the stench made them sick. The Los Angeles Times reported  ...


    By Associated Press

  • Fixing Leaks Saves Water and Money

    The arrival of spring brings an increase in outdoor activity -- including yard chores, deck and outdoor furniture clean up, and swimming pool prep -- that can drive water usage and utility bills up. While this increased seasonal cost is just another reality of home ownership, costs driven by water leaks should not be. American Leak Detection says that from both an environmental and an economic ...


    By American Leak Detection

  • Fix conservation programs to secure energy savings

    Ontario's Environmental Commissioner says the government needs to make improvements to its energy conservation programs, if it hopes to meet its tough new electricity reduction targets. With the release of a report called Rethinking Energy Conservation in Ontario - Results, Environmental Commissioner Gord Miller warns that "strong action will be needed if the government is to meet new electricity ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • EU lawmakers back cap-and-trade fix

    The European Parliament on Wednesday backed a rescue plan for the world's biggest cap-and-trade system for emissions of carbon dioxide, the most prevalent greenhouse gas from human activities. In a 344-311 vote, European lawmakers in Strasbourg, France, approved a proposal to delay an auction of allowances in the EU's emissions trading ...


    By Associated Press

  • Fix the real problem: end America’s energy vulnerability

    The ongoing oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico has taken an enormous toll on the region"s economy. BP"s Deepwater Horizon rig gushes as much oil every five to 10 days as the Exxon Valdez released overall-and there"s no end in sight. The economies of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Texas, and Florida will be devastated for decades to come. Some oil companies, such as Chevron, claim that this is ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ELD Mandate: Fixed Devices vs. Mobile Devices

    The short list of life’s inevitabilities is growing. If you’re the driver or operator of commercial vehicles, joining death and taxes are electronic logging devices. The bright side is that with ELDs, what starts as “has to” almost universally leads to “wants to”! The new ELD mandate, which takes effect, Dec. ...


    By Omnitracs, LLC

  • EU-15 Kyoto baseline emissions fixed

    The EU has forwarded to the UN its final estimate of EU-15 greenhouse gas emissions in 1990, fixing formally the baseline against which they must reduce emissions 8% by 2008-12. According to the European environment agency, the EU-15 will be permitted to emit just over 19.7bn tonnes of CO2-equivalent between 2008 and 2012.  This equates to an average of 4,278m per year during the Kyoto ...

  • Net Safety Monitoring offers `lowest power possible` on flame detectors and fixed gas detection

    Net Safety Monitoring designs every product with the lowest power consumption and the widest voltage range possible in order to offer two distinct advantages over other products in the market: huge cost-of-ownership savings for our customers and greatly enhanced system stability. With regard to system stability and performance, our Millennium II Series Gas Detectors and our Phoenix Triple IR ...


  • Are you looking for fixed total VOC gas detection at a price you can afford?

    Untitled Document Ion Science Ltd is launching their exciting new fixed PID gas detector TVOC for the detection and monitoring of total volatile organic compounds. TVOC has ...


    By Ion Science

  • A Risk You Can Fix: Protect Your Family’s Health by Testing Your Home for Radon Gas

    As Americans across the country look for ways to improve their health this New Year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is highlighting radon testing and mitigation as a simple and affordable step to significantly reduce the risk for lung cancer. Radon is a natural colorless, odorless radioactive gas, and is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers, but testing for radon and ...

  • EPA encourages Americans to save water during fix a leak week/ watersense partner of the year delta faucet company fixes leaks at 2 Marietta, Ga., Shelters

    American households waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water each year due to leaky pipes, toilets, showerheads and other fixtures, but fixing leaks can be easy and inexpensive. During the 4th annual Fix a Leak Week, March 12-18, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense program is educating Americans about the importance of fixing leaks around the home, which can save ...

  • BiogenGreenfinch and Geotech work together to develop portable and fixed biogas monitoring

    Geotech's partnership with AD technology suppliers BiogenGreenfinch started in 2008 with the loan of two newly introduced biogas analysers - a portable Biogas Check and a static Geotech Automated Extraction Monitoring System (AEMS). BiogenGreenfinch were the first in the UK to try, test and report on these then-new introductions. “It gave us the benefit of seeing and using new equipment ...


    By Geotech

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