carbon strategy Articles

  • Product carbon strategy, carbon footprint, offset, client propositions

    Zenith Provecta commissioned Greenstone to develop a market leading car leasing carbon footprinting product that could be integrated into their main business. Greenstone provided: Market analysis of the fleet industry ‘green’ offerings. Stakeholder engagement - conducted workshops with stakeholders to flesh out the framework provided by Greenstone to deliver a product that was best ...


    By Greenstone+

  • Carbon management strategies - a quest for corporate competitiveness

    This multiple case study analysis examines the extent to which five global car manufacturers apply carbon management strategies. Following a clear business strategy standpoint, the theoretical arguments are based on a framework developed by Orsato (2006). For this context, we highlight two key differences between carbon management and general environment strategies: the option of compensation and ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Carbon management strategy

    SAB Miller Group plc is one of the major global brewing and beverage companies, being the second largest brewer and bottler in the world and one of the largest bottlers to Coca-Cola.  SAB Miller owns 200 brands and is organized into 5 geographic hubs - North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia, and South Africa. Greenstone Carbon Management was commissioned by SAB Miller to undertake ...


    By Greenstone+

  • New FTSE indices help investors track climate change risks

    FTSE launched new indices that rate the carbon strategies based on their exposure to climate change-related risks, reports Envido. FTSE Group this week launched new indices designed to help investors track firms" ability to manage climate change risks. The launch follows the BP crisis in the Gulf of Mexico that tossed the spotlight on institutional investors" careless approach to environmental ...


    By Vital Energi

  • Green Investment Bank - good or bad for the Carbon Trust?

    The response to the setting up of a new Green Investment Bank has raised questions over the future of the Carbon Trust, but everyone seems happy - even the Carbon Trust. FTSE launched new indices that rate the carbon strategies based on their exposure to climate change-related risks, reports Envido. FTSE Group this week launched new indices designed to help investors track firms" ability to ...


    By Vital Energi

  • Transport sector should up the pace to carbon reduction

    New report from CDP shows that transport sector have failed to implement carbon reduction strategies compared to firms across all sectors. Transport sector should up the pace to carbon reduction New report from CDP shows that transport sector have failed to implement carbon reduction strategies compared to firms across all sectors. The transport industry was urged today to step up efforts to ...


    By Vital Energi

  • China's regional carbon emission intensity decomposition system

    Based on the Divisia decomposition method, this study developed the China Regional Carbon Emission Intensity Decomposition System (CREID). CREID intends to provide a uniform platform to analyse the trends of China's regional carbon emission intensity and their underlying reasons. The uneven regional development and large amount of data to process in China are considered in CREID. Corresponding ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • The virtue of corporate carbon management

    In management literature, many studies claim that there is a business case for companies to address climate change through adequate carbon management strategies. We argue that corporate carbon management is not limited to mitigation efforts internally but also comprises of supply chain optimisations, product–related improvements, and compensation activities. Taking a clear business standpoint, we ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Energy strategy for carbon dioxide emission reduction in Taiwan

    A linear programming model is proposed to find the energy strategy for reducing carbon dioxide emission in Taiwan. Scenarios that include energy switching and energy conservation under different emission levels are considered, and the corresponding economic impacts are evaluated. Emissions from thirty-nine sectors are reduced by two major mechanisms. Energy switching is assumed to be induced by ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Carbon management tops supplier criteria

    New report shows 56% leading companies expect to deselect suppliers in the future for failing to meet carbon management criteria, reports Envido.A Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) report, produced by A.T. Kearney, shows suppliers are now expected by some of their global customers to demonstrate carbon emissions management, awareness and action, in order to maintain business relationships.The ...


    By Vital Energi

  • The potential of the ocean for the management of global warming

    The ocean represents a potential opportunity to store carbon dioxide from fossil fuel away from the atmosphere. Three carbon sequestration strategies are reviewed and the technical, legal and ethical issues that would follow from their widespread adoption are examined. Each of these strategies could play a significant role in mitigating the carbon dioxide increase in the atmosphere. The legal ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Carbon footprint, corporate strategy

    Virgin Group includes nearly seventy companies across a diverse range of sectors from aviation to wine distribution, each facing different carbon management challenges. The companies range from small office based organisations with a few employees to large multinationals with thousands of employees. Greenstone was commissioned by Virgin Group to undertake a carbon mapping exercise to identify ...


    By Greenstone+

  • `Climate Change Mitigation Strategies,` presented at EUEC 2008

    Workshop Agenda Part I Emerging Stakeholder & Regulatory Pressures Latest news on stakeholder initiatives Insights from the Carbon Disclosure Project Critical new regulatory/permitting pressures under NSR Part II Effective Use of Carbon Trading Voluntary versus compliance carbon ...


    By Trinity Consultants

  • VINCI - Case Study

    Project Results and Impacts: Significant support on company brand image and reputation Identification of the most energy consuming sources Multiple award winning case in Europe Minimize emissions by 400 tons in 3 years Minimize utility bill costs by  40,000 (Euros) in 2 years CSE Solution  "Carbon footprint ...

  • Some economic aspects of climate change

    In recent years, increasing attention has been given to economic analyses of a variety of aspects of climate change. By discussing the consequences of climate change, damage estimates for a doubling of atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration, and strategies for responding to climate change, this paper attempts to keep audiences both within and outside the economics profession informed of the ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Policy uncertainty puts UK at risk of missing carbon targets

    New report warns the government must set a clear policy direction to attract the investment needed for a low carbon economy. Recurrent policy uncertainty could mean the UK fails to attract the estimated £150bn of investment needed to build a low carbon infrastructure over the next 20 years. This is the conclusion published in a new survey today by the CBI and Accenture entitled: ...


    By Vital Energi

  • Environmental strategies and global environmental governance: the experience of carbon disclosure project/Brazil

    Through content analysis, this paper identifies the environmental and political-institutional strategies used by Brazilian companies in the carbon disclosure project (CDP) to fight against climate change. An exploratory study was made with a literature review and the content analysis technique was used for data treatment. The results show that political-institutional strategies are used by the ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • The emerging issue of the emissions trading schemes in Europe and Australia

    This report covers an overview of the origins of the carbon trading market and the mechanics involved in trading carbon emission units. The report seeks to analyse the carbon trading market in Europe and Australia. The carbon trading market is reviewed with an overall concern for the role government regulation plays in the market, as well as the impact of introducing an emission trading scheme on ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Initial public perceptions of carbon geosequestration: implications for engagement and environmental risk communication strategies

    Despite active scientific research into the geological sequestration of carbon dioxide, little is known about how the public perceives geosequestration technologies designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by capturing and storing carbon dioxide in underground sites. Thus, through an online survey (n = 1273), this study investigated Australians' knowledge and perceptions of carbon ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • From the GHG Measure Frontline - A Synthesis of Non-Annex I Country National Inventory System Practices and Experiences

    National greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory systems are complex but critical for meeting international reporting requirements and informing domestic low-carbon strategies and goals. This paper uses examples from five countries to discuss emerging good practices for the development of sustainable national GHG inventory systems in non-Annex I countries. The experiences described here may help other ...

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