Greenhouse Gas News

  • Greenhouse Gases List - Top 3 Global Warming Contributors

    Although there are plenty of other contributing factors to global warming, Carbon Dioxide (CO2), Methane (CH4), Nitrous Oxide (N2O), Water Vapour, and Ozone (O3) are the most popular. ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • Measuring Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Recent reports on the measurement of greenhouse gas emissions have shown that CO2 levels within the atmosphere are steadily rising. The UN has consistently promoted the use of renewable energies for the control of atmospheric conditions. These need to be steadily monitored and in order to do so it is essential that cheap, robust, and accurate sensors ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • Benefits of flood defences outweigh costs says study

    Study has shown that the long-term benefits far outweigh the cost - across the world Co-author Professor Paul Bates, of Bristol University's school of geographical sciences and one of the co-authors of the research, said: "We've known for some time in countries such the Netherlands and the UK the economic benefits of building flood defences far outweigh the costs. "Investment in flood defences is ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • Clean development mechanism projects

    What are Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Projects? The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is an element of the Kyoto Protocol that generates Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) from eligible climate change projects in developing countries. CERs are valuable assets and can be used in compliance markets such as the EU ETS, or in national greenhouse gas schemes of Annex-I ...


    By thinkstep

  • One Billion People’s Health at Risk from Global Heatwaves

    More than 1.1 billion people face immediate risks to their health as they struggle to stay cool in record-breaking temperatures caused by global heatwaves this month.That is according to a report published today by the UN-backed Sustainable Energy for All, which highlights how access to cooling is essential to escape poverty, keep children healthy, vaccines stable, food ...

  • Government to promote green alternatives to inhaler F-gases

    The UK Government will continue to work to reduce harmful F-gas emissions, which are commonly found in fridges and asthma inhalers. ...


    By Energy Live News Ltd.

  • Greenhouse Gas Emission Metrics White Paper Released

    NGVAmerica, the national trade association for natural gas fuel in transportation, today released a white paper on greenhouse gas emission metrics, Understanding Global Warming Potential and Other Greenhouse Gas Emission Metrics.  The white paper offers a high-level overview of emission metrics and their associated timeframes, while explaining when one might use different metrics. “To ...

  • thinkstep Australasia has committed to set a science-based target

    thinkstep Australasia are excited to announce their commitment to set a science-based target to reduce their carbon emissions. We know that reducing greenhouse gas emissions is good for business as well as the environment and society as a whole. Science-based targets help companies determine a pathway for reducing their emissions in line with the Paris Agreement's goal of limiting global ...


    By thinkstep

  • EU emission reforms slow global warming

    The world is on course for a 4˚C temperature increase above pre-industrial levels, according to research by Schroders, down from the 4.1˚C rise predicted by the company at the end of 2017. The investment firm said reforms made last November to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide that can be emitted in the EU helped slow the expected pace of global warming. ...

  • thinkstep at the CDP Europe Spring Workshops

    thinkstep gave an inspiring marketplace session about "Bringing it together - Tool-based integration of Scope 3 & more" at several CDP Europe Spring Workshops in Europe. About CDP: CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) is an international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. ...


    By thinkstep

  • Clean Tech Causing Grid Management Challenges

    GRID20/20, Inc., a leading distribution transformer monitoring solutions provider, announced today (4/10) the release of its  ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • ALLCOT and AitherCO2 enter into a partnership in the European Compliance market

    ALLCOT and AitherCO2 (from Milan, Italy) have entered into a strategic partnership for East European markets. Through this collaboration ALLCOT is now able to extend its services in the EU-ETS compliance market.  The first milestone in this alliance was the ...


    By ALLCOT

  • DNV GL Publishes Energy Transition Framework for Cities

    DNV GL recenlty (3/7) published a new report into the activities of cities around the world that are driving the global transition to a sustainable, decarbonized energy future. The report “Energy Transition Framework for Cities” finds that while megacities attract the headlines, significant innovation and ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Studying the Effect of Global Warming on Tropical Crops

    Researchers have long been using impact studies to study the effects of climate change on cocoa growth. These studies mimic conditions predicted at the end of the century1 such as higher levels of drought and higher levels of atmospheric CO2. ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • Studying the effect of global warming on tropical crops

    Researchers have long been using impact studies to study the effects of climate change on cocoa growth. These studies mimic conditions predicted at the end of the century1 such as higher levels of drought and higher levels of atmospheric CO2. ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • EU fluorinated gases phase-down remains on track

    European Union efforts to phase-down the production and import of fluorinated greenhouse-gases (F-gases) made good progress in 2016, according to the latest annual update published by the European Environment Agency (EEA) today. The EEA report ‘Fluorinated greenhouse gases 2017,’ tracks progress ...

  • EU Delivering on Climate Commitments Through Enhanced Global Partnerships

    The European Union sees global partnerships and increased cooperation as essential to advancing the Union's strategic interests and to tackle global challenges. To this end the European Union is backing up its political commitment with concrete actions to cooperate more closely with major economies to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change and environmentally-friendly ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • UN Climate Conference Makes Progress on Paris Agreement Implementation

    This year's climate conference,COP23, concluded today with steps forward to ensure global climate action through implementation of the Paris Agreement. Nearly 200 countries gathered at COP23, held in Bonn under the presidency of Fiji. The parties made concrete progress on turning the historic 2015 agreement into action on the ground across the world, ahead of next year's UN climate conference in ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • EU Emissions Trading System: landmark agreement between Parliament and Council delivers on EU`s commitment to turn Paris Agreement into reality

    The European Parliament and Council on 9 November reached a provisional agreement to revise the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) for the period after 2020. This revision will contribute to put the EU on track to achieving a significant part of its commitment under the Paris Agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40% by 2030. Today's deal between Parliament and Council ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Sustainability and environmental protection

    “Three minutes for a good climate” Technology and the environment in harmony is our philosophy. Zero SF6 emissions and maximum reuse of SF6 gas are the goal which our 300 employees dedicate themselves to every day with enthusiasm. But watch for yourself: our new company video gives you an exciting glimpse into our company and our range of services. ...

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