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Camfil APC names executive VP

| Management

Camfil Air Pollution Control (APC), a Jonesboro, Ark.-based manufacturer of dust, mist, and fume collection equipment, has appointed Christian Debus as the new executive vice president in charge of worldwide operations. Continue reading

Flexible solar films replace glass in PV modules

| Energy Efficiency

Solvay Specialty Polymers has announced that Halar® 500 ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene (ECTFE) resin has been used in the development of two lightweight, durable photovoltaic PV front sheets from Amcor Continue reading

EERC to help develop new process to convert natural gas into other usable liquids

| Energy Efficiency

The University of North Dakota Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC), Grand Forks, N.D., is working with FuelCell Energy Inc. Continue reading

Energy Department announces $1 billion in initiatives for clean energy technologies

| Energy Efficiency

The Energy Department has announced that its Loan Program Office (LPO) is making available up to $1 billion in loan guarantees to support commercial-scale distributed energy projects, such as rooftop solar with storage and smart grid technology. Continue reading

Change the Pallet, Bee Green launch collaboration challenging retailers to go green

| Air/Emissions

Change the Pallet, Portland, Ore., has announced its collaboration with Bee Green, a Canadian-based online publication dedicated to informing and connecting local businesses and communities to combat climate change. Continue reading

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