Nitrogen

Nitrogen is the chemical element with the symbol N and atomic number 7. It was first discovered and isolated by Scottish physician Daniel Rutherford in 1772. Although Carl Wilhelm Scheele and Henry Cavendish had independently done so at about the same time, Rutherford is generally accorded the credit because his work was published first. The name nitrogène was suggested by French chemist Jean-Antoine-Claude Chaptal in 1790 when it was found that nitrogen was present in nitric acid and nitrates. Antoine Lavoisier suggested instead the name azote, from the Greek ἀζωτικός "no life", as it is an asphyxiant gas; this name …

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UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 26 June 2024 English

Meeting Documents The UNEP Working Group on Nitrogen was established to facilitate the implementation of resolutions 4/14 and 5/2 on “Sustainable nitrogen management”. Save the Date: 26-27 June 2024 Time:

UNEP Working Group on Nitrogen 26 - 27 June 2024 The UNEP Working Group on Nitrogen was established to facilitate implementation of resolutions 4/14 and 5/2 on “Sustainable nitrogen management”. Save the Date: 26-27 June 2024 Time: the Sixth Meeting of the UNEP Working Group on Nitrogen will be held over two days, with two sessions Development of national action plans on sustainable nitrogen management. Agenda item 5: Lessons learned from Working Group on Nitrogen. Agenda item 7: Roadmap of the UNEP Working Group on Nitrogen towards 2030 on


UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 18 June 2024 English

This webinar aims to showcase organic farming strategies and their potential to promote sustainable nitrogen management in Africa. Click here to register and join us on 18 June 2024 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

WEBINAR Advocating Organic Farming For Sustainable Nitrogen Management in Africa 18 June 2024 Organic farming strategies and their potential to promote sustainable nitrogen management in Africa. Click here to register and


SDSN: Sustainable Development Solutions Network · 17 June 2024 English

Since 2016, the global edition of the Sustainable Development Report (SDR) has provided the most up-to-date data to track and rank the performance of all UN member states on the …

the Red List Index (under SDG 15), sustainable nitrogen management (under SDG 2), and – due in large part the red list index (under SDG 15), sustainable nitrogen management (under SDG 2) and life expectancy


World Bank Group · 11 June 2024 English

carbon dioxide (CO2), Carbon monoxide (CO) and nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions. The lanes are designed


World Bank Group · 11 June 2024 English

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World Bank Group · 10 June 2024 English

are an indirect product of organic and mineral nitrogen fertilisers (European Environmental Agency 2021)


World Bank Group · 10 June 2024 English

2017-07-06 2017-08-10 2018-02-06 ICB/FAGP/CU-004 / Nitrogen plant and spare parts IDA / 56050 Agriculture DC/MOALR/-AGP2/LAB/O2/17 / Procurement of Trucks with liquid Nitrogen Storage tank and crane IDA / 56050 Project Management 2019-11-12 2020-08-14 ICB/FAGP/CU/G-004/09 / Liqu id Nitrogen Plant and Spare p arts IDA / 56050 Agricultural 2018-01-07 2018-07-06 ET-MOANRD-95997-GO-RFB / Liquid nitrogen plant(15 lit/ h 7 pcs and 20 lit/h 3 pcs ) a nd 2019-02-20 ET-MOANRD-223244-GO-RF B / liquid Nitrogen spare part IDA / 56050 Agriculture Marketing and


ADB: Asian Development Bank · 7 June 2024 English

Emissions data help investors assess companies’ capacity to cope with climate change risks and opportunities.

perfluorocarbons (PFCs), sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), and nitrogen trifluoride (NF3). CO2, CH4, and N2O are emitted


World Bank Group · 7 June 2024 English

Over the last two decades, the Government of Egypt (GOE) has pursued its sustainable and resilient development. The Ministry of Environment (MOE) has improved the governance framework and promoted new …

located in coastal lakes and ponds that discharge nitrogen and phosphorus effluents, which increase algae


World Bank Group · 6 June 2024 English

Finding fuel sources to replace coal in power plants is crucial in the march toward decarbonization. Biomass and ammonia are two options offering significant potential. Both can be used with …

Existing Thermal Power Plants 6 2013), which combines nitrogen from the air with hydrogen from natural gas or the costs associated with higher reduction of nitrogen oxides. Figure 2 provides preliminary estimates impact on plant effi- ciency nor the generation of nitrogen oxide emissions are clear. Key uncertainties use is GHG reduction. It is possible to control nitrogen oxide emissions by selective catalytic reduction


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