Posts Tagged ‘CO2 emission’

Water & Energy

June 4th, 2009 | 3 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - news
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At the time of the World Water Forum  that just occurred in Istanbul, Turkey, it is interesting to remind how water and energy are linked.
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Facts about “CO2 emission”

May 11th, 2009 | 4 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - news
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Facts & figures about CO2 emission

Generally, the car manufacturers give the “CO2 emission” in g/km.
Other interesting figures to know is the quantity of CO2 produced per litre of fuel:
– for diesel:        2.62 kg/litre
– for gasoline:    2.39 kg/litre.

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How green are Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFLs)?

April 27th, 2009 | 40 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - lighting, Energy Efficiency - news
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Back on this  subject…

fluorescent lightSome countries and states like Australia, California, and the European Union plan in the near future to ban incandescent light bulbs, to the benefit of  Compact Fluorescent Lights, Lamps (CFLs).
There are two main advantages given by Fluorescent bulbs (CFLs) : …

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CO2 emission by countries

April 20th, 2009 | 10 Comments | Posted in Energy Efficiency - news
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Did you know that the “CO2 emission” per kWh of electricity produced varies greatly from one country to another?
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Here are some statistics (kg of CO2 per kWh) : …

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