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What is the dollar value of carbon offsetting?

by GLOBE Foundation  (Sep. 3, 2014)

An Imperial College University Study shows that for every 1 tonne of CO2 emission removed from the atmosphere through a carbon offset program- a further value of US$664 dollars is delivered in economic, social and environmental benefits for local communities around the world. Offsetting one tonne of carbon dioxide brings an additional $664 in ...

World’s Leading Institutional Investors Managing $24 Trillion Call for Carbon Pricing, Ambitious Global Climate Deal

by Ceres  (Sep. 18, 2014)

Days before UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon convenes the Climate Summit at the United Nations to spur climate action and facilitate a global climate agreement in 2015, nearly 350 global institutional investors representing over $24 trillion in assets have called on government leaders to provide stable, reliable and economically meaningful carbon ...

Rubber meets the road with new ORNL carbon, battery technologies

by Oak Ridge National Laboratory  (Aug. 27, 2014)

Recycled tires could see new life in lithium-ion batteries that provide power to plug-in electric vehicles and store energy produced by wind and solar, say researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory. By modifying the microstructural characteristics of carbon black, a substance recovered from discarded tires, a ...

Mercury Removal Market to Exceed $1 Billion/yr by 2015

by The McIlvaine Company  (Sep. 3, 2014)

Next year U.S. utilities, industrial boilers and cement plants will be required to limit mercury emissions from stack exhausts. This set of laws alone will immediately double the market for mercury removal consumables and hardware. When this new opportunity is combined with the markets in waste incineration, mining and oil and gas, the total will ...

Carbon Trust developing new sustainable product certification scheme for Brazil

by Carbon Trust  (Sep. 3, 2014)

International industrial competitiveness and low carbon growth in Brazil are being supported thanks to a new sustainable production certification scheme being developed by the Carbon Trust. The scheme is being delivered in partnership with Brazil’s Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MDIC), with funding from the UK’s ...

Climate action and economies can grow together

by Climate News Network  (Sep. 17, 2014)

We can have our cake and eat it. That’s the main message of a new study that says the idea that we have to choose between battling against climate change or promoting growth in the world’s economy is a “false dilemma”. The report, The New Climate Economy, was produced by the ...

EPA to Propose Endangerment Finding For Aircraft Greenhouse Gas Emissions

by Bloomberg BNA  (Sep. 5, 2014)

The Environmental Protection Agency said it will propose an endangerment finding for greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft in late April 2015. The EPA would be required by the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse gases from aircraft if it determines the emissions endanger public health or the environment, it said in a Sept. 3  ...

Novelis and World Wildlife Fund Partner to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

by Novelis Inc.  (Sep. 18, 2014)

Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the company has been accepted into World Wildlife Fund's (WWF) Climate Savers program, an exclusive initiative of WWF to encourage companies to reduce their ...

Energy Department Awards $4.5 Million for Innovative Wind Power R&D Projects

by US Department of Energy  (Sep. 5, 2014)

The Energy Department today announced $4.5 million for four projects to help increase deployment of innovative wind power technologies by optimizing the operation, boosting efficiency, and improving the environmental performance of wind energy systems. The research and development (R&D) projects, located in Maine, North Carolina, Nebraska, and ...

EPA Power Plant Proposal Could Fast-Track Natural Gas Pipeline Projects, S&P Says

by Bloomberg BNA  (Sep. 11, 2014)

The Environmental Protection Agency's recently proposed regulations for cutting carbon dioxide emissions from the nation's existing power plants could help fast-track construction of new natural gas pipelines, according to Standard & Poor's Ratings Services. The sharp increase in domestic natural gas production in recent years is already ...

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