- Although 2011 witnessed fewer natural disasters than 2010, overall global monetary losses hit a record-setting $380 billion. Insurance companies, politicians and climate change leaders are discussing how best to mitigate and prepare for unforeseen catastrophes.
- The federal government is radically changing the way it funds research and development in Canada. Saying that Canada has fallen behind other developed countries, Budget 2012 announces a new formula for funding innovation and research to foster job creation.
- A new study from the University of Oregon is challenging conventional thinking on alternative energy someday replacing fossil fuels. The study says it can take as much as 10 units of alternative energy to replace one unit of fossil fuels.
- Sagging carbon prices lost nearly 14% of their value yesterday (2 April) as recession and a warm winter sparked a predicted 2.6% drop in carbon emissions from the 10,000 installations covered by the EU's Emissions Trading System (ETS) last year.
- The US Environmental Protection Agency says that targeted strategies to reduce black carbon "can be expected to provide climate benefits within the next several decades," based on black carbon's strong warming potential and its short atmospheric lifetime of days to weeks.
|Exhibitor:||Power Partners Eco-Max|
|Contact Name:||Joe Stunzi|
200 Newton Bridge Road,
Athens, GA 30607
For 50 years, Power Partners has been a leading manufacturer of distribution transformers. We have expanded into production of ECO-MAX adsorption chillers enabling customers to save energy by using waste heat to provide their cooling needs. Adsorption chillers are used in hospitals, tri-generation facilities, manufacturing plants, and government facilities. We are a partner in the Green Supplier Network, ISO 14001 certified, one of 7 winners of the SJF Institute's 2011 Green Jobs Award.
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