In Washington, Senator Ben Nelson of Nebraska said that a climate and energy bill is unlikely to emerge from Congress this year.
The Panel criticizes failed regulation of environmental contaminants, undue industry influence, and inadequate research and funding.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The economic crisis might well have made it cheaper for European industry to deepen cuts to climate-warming emissions, but it has also left companies too weak to face the challenge, industry groups said on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who had been collaborating on a compromise climate change and energy bill, on Friday called for putting the legislation on hold following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Reports confirm that the device will soon be in position over the well where undersea robots are placing alignment markers around the main oil leak.
Chocolate Potpourri has gained the efficiencies of an integrated real-time SYSPRO ERP solution — data only needs to be entered once and is immediately available to all departments.
According to EXAIR, its new cabinet coolers are a cost-effective way to purge and cool electrical control panels.
( University of Michigan ) In an achievement that could help enable fast quantum computers, University of Michigan physicists have built a better Rydberg atom trap. Rydberg atoms are highly excited, nearly-ionized giants that can be thousands of times larger than their ground-state...
( Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres ) Scientists of the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) have discovered that bioavailability and efficacy of the blood cancer drug azacytidine increase when the substance is coupled to a fatty acid.
( European Society for Medical Oncology ) The following abstracts will be presented at the IMPAKT Breast Cancer Conference in Brussels.
OMEGA Engineering presents its accurate OM-84 Matchbook™ Series data loggers and readers with built-in LEDs that display high- and low-alarm verification.
Nation's largest food maker said it earned $1.88 billion in the first quarter, compared to $660 million in the same period last year, as it began to integrate Cadbury.
Private employers — the backbone of the economy — added a surprisingly strong 231,000 positions in April, the most in four years.
Magazine said the Lexus GX 460 luxury SUV passed a previously-failed emergency handling test after a dealership updated software that runs its electronic stability control system.