Emitec Lowers Locomotive Emissions

Emitec combines particulate matter filter and oxidation catalyst for rail Emitec, a metallic-substrate exhaust aftertreatment system developer, is introducing an aftertreatment system to meet EU Stage 3b emission levels in locomotives. Emitec has been working on a concept study for the rail industry for a while, said the company, and is offering its PM-Metalit filter […]

Allowance Theft Freezes EU Carbon Spot Market

The European Union (EU) on Tuesday said it was waiting for member countries to confirm that minimum-security requirements had been installed in their emissions registries before reactivating its emissions trading scheme (ETS). The European Commission halted spot carbon trading last week for at least seven days after hackers stole emission permits from accounts in the […]

EPA, CARB Verify Capabilities Of Miratech V-Cat

Two environmental agencies have verified the capabilities of the Miratech V-Cat diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC). The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified that the Miratech V-Cat meets the requirements of the 40 CFR 1042 Marine Rebuild rule for Electro Motive Diesel 710-series engines. The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has also verified the emissions-level […]

Wind Integration: Does It Reduce Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Wind Integration: Does It Reduce Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Emissions? By Mary Hutzler Wind is not a new power generation technology. It was one of our principal sources of energy, along with wood and water, prior to the carbon era. However, the use of renewables in the pre-carbon age was very different from the current […]

European Union works on series of emissions and energy reduction goals with 2020 in mind

Looking Ahead With 20/20/20 Vision BY IAN CAMERON European Union works on series of emissions and energy reduction goals with 2020 in mind The high profile and controversial Copenhagen climate summit may have left some energy industry observers feeling dubious about how successfully emissions could be curbed. But according to Jos Delbeke, director general, Directorate-General […]

MAN Diesel Maintains the EGR Route

by: BO SVENSSON Tier III, which will enter into force January 2016, will require a reduction of the existing Tier I NOx level by 80% across the entire speed limit for new marine engines, even if only in defined local areas near shore. These new requirements impose a sense of urgency in developing future emission […]