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827 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
agriculture, business
"The Greenhouse Gas Protocol launched a new guidance this week to help agricultural companies measure and manage their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from crop and livestock production. It is the first such international guidance for the sector, and w..."
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478 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will soon release the Clean Power Plan , aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the U.S. power sector, the country’s single-largest source of emissions. State-level actions to boost efficiency and r..."
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1380 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Coal use will rise an estimated 13.5 percent in Germany this year, resulting in at least 14 million metric tons of additional carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, even as the nation continues to idle two-fifths of its nuclear power fleet. The major reduc..."
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456 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Transitioning to performance-based standards and a legislated limit to oil sands emissions. Alberta today The oil sands sector accounts for roughly one-quarter of Alberta’s annual emissions. Oil sands facilities are currently charged a Specified ..."
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740 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"Commitment to the carbon footprint Climate change has become one of the biggest environmental challenges. It is a complex challenge with numerous ramifications whose mitigation and adaptation involves many sectors of society. With the Climate Change..."

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572 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"CO2 emissions flat in 2015 thanks largely to renewables - IEA Mar 16, 2016 10:46 CET by Ivan Shumkov Source: International Energy Agency (IEA) March 16 (SeeNews) - Renewable energy generation has proven crucial in keeping global energy-related carb..."
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339 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Carlton Carroll | 202.682.8114 | carrollc@api.org WASHINGTON, July 23, 2015 – API said it will work with EPA to improve the agency’s new voluntary program on methane emissions but cautioned against duplicative regulations on oil and gas operatio..."

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785 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
What is Emissions trading? A documentary report all about Emissions trading for the blind and visually impaired or for homework/assignment. Emissions trading ...

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309 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
oilgas
"WASHINGTON—The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday proposed rules aimed at cutting methane emissions from oil and natural-gas drilling, part of a broader Obama administration goal to cut such emissions from the sector by up to 45% over ..."
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330 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"At the World Climate Summit under way in Paris, France, the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance in cooperation with (S&T)2 Consultants Inc., an internationally renowned energy and environmental consulting firm, released a new report “Green House Gas (G..."
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416 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"A. Alan Waller writes: Requests for carbon footprint information from suppliers are becoming increasingly common. Responding to such a request may appear a daunting and expensive task to a small business, with this type of work often outsourced to e..."

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223 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"London-based startup ET Index is trying to encourage "green" investment by providing investors with carbon emission data and tracking, both for portfolios and individual companies. The company tracks direct greenhouse gas emissions, as well as factor..."

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195 words • advanced • 3 years ago
agriculture
"The report is one in a 13-part series that translates the IPCC assessments for business leaders and also part of BSR's Business in a Climate-Constrained World initiative. Findings include: Climate-related impacts are already reducing crop yields in ..."

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509 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Paris – Economic losses from the impacts of climate change in Southeast Asia could be 60% higher than previously estimated, reducing the region’s gross domestic product (GDP) by up to 11% by 2100, according to a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) study..."
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312 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
agriculture
"The U.S. EPA is inviting comment on its analysis of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions attributable to the production and transport of jatropha oil for biodiesel, renewable diesel and other biofuels to qualify under the renewable fuel standard (RFS)...."

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975 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"We have more data than ever before on the private sector’s greenhouse gas emissions. Since 1998, Greenhouse Gas Protocol has worked toward standardizing corporate greenhouse gas accounting and reporting, and today, 75 percent of the Global 500 comp..."
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526 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"A new study projects that carbon sequestration in European cropland could store between 9 and 38 megatons of carbon dioxide (Mt CO 2 ) per year in the soil, or as much as 7% of the annual greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture in the European Unio..."

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654 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
"Graduates in gown and caps celebrate their graduation at the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management on August 30, 2014 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Jens Schlueter/Getty Images) A new Thomson Reuters/BSD Consulting “ Global 500 Greenhouse Gas ..."
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2747 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"U.S. Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions increased 0.9% in 2014 Energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions increased by 50 million metric tons (MMmt), from 5,355 MMmt in 2013 to 5,406 MMmt in 2014. The increase in 2014 was influenced by the fo..."
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682 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Boston, MA -- ( SBWIRE ) -- 02/23/2016 -- Vehicle Emission Standards & Impact Analysis by Emission Regulations (Vehicle Type (Light Duty, Heavy Duty), Fuel Type (Gasoline, Diesel), Region (Europe, Asia-Oceania, North America, Row), and Automotive Reg..."
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