Stories with the tag: Emissions
A wealth of natural gas replaces not just high-carbon coal, but power that is lower in greenhouse gas emissions as well.
Release Date: 10/15/2014
A powerful microscope allows researchers to see, in real time, the birth of calcium carbonate crystals, a component of chalk, shells and minerals and one of the most important molecules on Earth.
Release Date: 9/4/2014
PNNL has joined a consortium that aims to accelerate the rollout of an infrastructure for hydrogen-powered vehicles and related technologies.
Release Date: 3/19/2014
Inflate your tires. Accelerate slowly. Change the oil. And invest in advanced vehicle research at PNNL. Four ways to boost your mileage.
Release Date: 10/17/2013
PNNL is leading a $2.7-million project to develop a novel process to extract the lightweight metal magnesium from seawater. The process could ultimately make fuel-efficient transportation more affordable and expand the American magnesium market.
Release Date: 9/19/2013
Cutting the amount of short-lived, climate-warming emissions such as soot and methane in our skies won’t limit global warming as much as previous studies have suggested, a new PNNL study shows.
Release Date: 8/12/2013
Battelle researchers are injecting 1,000 tons of carbon dioxide one-half mile below ground to see if the gas can be stored safely and permanently in ancient basalt flows, thereby reducing greenhouse gas emissions to the atmosphere.
Release Date: 7/26/2013
Capturing and storing carbon dioxide, or CO2, away from the atmosphere as a way of reducing the impacts of climate change is an emerging field of scientific study, and it also could be a fantastic career opportunity. On July 31, nationally-renowned CO2 ca
Release Date: 6/26/2012
The weather was a helpful accomplice in getting Beijing's air ready for Olympic athletes in the summer of 2008.
Release Date: 12/27/2011
Battelle has been awarded $1.99 million from the Department of Energy to study how cost effectively a new carbon dioxide capture process can work to pull green house gases out of power plant emissions.
Release Date: 8/25/2011