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  • Providing quality assurance to data delivered by Copernicus Climate Change Service

    The Centre for Carbon Measurement at NPL, in collaboration with the University of Reading and Telespazio France, has launched a major new project to ensure the Copernicus Climate ...

  • Thailand: SLP Environmental Consultants (Thailand) roll out carbon auditing service

    Conducting a Carbon Audit (also referred to as carbon footprinting) is a vital first step in the development of a Carbon Management Strategy for companies and organisations aiming to minimise their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and thereby their contribution to anthropogenic climate change. The primary objective of a carbon audit is to measure and record an organisations GHG emissions associated ...

  • National Audit Office points to CHP as NHS carbon saving champion

    The National Audit Office (NAO) has stated that the NHS can achieve the largest carbon and cost savings in building energy use by installing combined heat and power (CHP) in acute trusts. In its new 'NHS and Sustainability' report to the House of Commons ...


    By ENER-G

  • Mandatory Energy Audits for Large Businesses?

    Forcing large companies to assess their energy efficiency will save £1.9 billion over 15 years, says DECC in a consultation outlining a scheme due to launch in 2015. Some businesses in the UK are already facing mandatory carbon reporting requirements and now firms that have over 250 employees could also have to find ways to invest in energy efficiency as they will be included in the new ...


    By Inprova Energy

  • Threshold Group and Trucost partner to advance carbon audits for family foundation investment portfolios

    Threshold Group and Trucost have formed a strategic partnership to provide carbon audits of investment portfolios, particularly those of family foundations. The firms are also extending their methodology to assess the carbon risk exposures of underlying assets in derivative investments. Several of Threshold’s clients, including The Russell Family Foundation, representing the family that ...


    By Trucost Plc

  • Greenstone bolsters carbon accounting suite with the launch of green IT – A new tool to audit IT estates

    Greenstone Carbon Management, the global specialist carbon solutions company, has announced today the launch of Green IT, an addition to its Acco2unt carbon accounting suite*. Green IT allows large organisations to accurately audit and rationalise their IT estate – such as desktop computers, servers, peripherals and data centre appliances - for energy efficiency and carbon emissions. It offers a ...


    By RealWire

  • NPL gives evidence to the Environmental Audit Committee

    he Environmental Audit Committee examines how government policies and programmes will affect the environment and sustainable development. It is made up of prominent MPs from each of the major political parties. Jane was joined by Tony Grayling and Mark Ellis Jones of the Environment Agency. The session aimed to address the following points: The risk from fracking operations in the UK, ...

  • The UK needs effective environmental labelling, warns Environmental Audit Committee

    The Government must do more to ensure that environmental labelling is clear, simple and consistent and it must do more to encourage carbon labelling, warns the Environmental Audit Committee. In a report named, Environmental Labelling, the Environmental Audit Committee calls for a sector-based universal labelling scheme “comparable to those emerging in food labelling ...

  • ZeaChem Adds Nancy Buese as Third Independent Board Member and Audit Chair

    ZeaChem Inc., a developer of biorefineries for the conversion of renewable biomass into sustainable fuels and chemicals, has added Nancy Buese as the third independent board member and audit chair on its Board of Directors. Buese brings 20 years of financial leadership to the ZeaChem Board. She currently serves as senior vice president and chief financial officer of ...


    By ZeaChem Inc.

  • Best practices for an efficient Global EHS compliance audit program

    Enablon, the world's leading provider of sustainability and QEHS management software solutions, and Enhesa, the global environmental, health and safety regulatory consultancy, today announced the organization of a webinar on "Global EHS Audit Programs: Best Practices to Make it Work." The webinar will provide insight into best practices and lessons learned regarding the critical and complex issue ...

  • Clear and Simple advice on healthcare waste audits provided by new CIWM guidance

    The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) has published the latest guidance on waste auditing for large healthcare producers. The document is set up by the Institution’s Healthcare Waste Special Interest Group, and is designed to provide straightforward and to the point guidance on pre-acceptance waste audits, as required by the Environmental Permitting (England & Wales) ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • ITWire, carbon emissions solution

    In what is claimed to be a first, a new reporting software product, aimed at simplifying carbon emissions reporting across Australia's business community, has been launched. Perth-based company, BMS Solutions, has developed a package called CINTELLATE to measure Australian organisations' carbon footprints using data collection, measurement and reporting functions. According to BMS Solutions, ...


  • BMO achieves carbon neutrality

    BMO Financial Group announced today it has achieved carbon neutrality relative to its energy consumption and transportation emissions across the company, worldwide. This fulfills a commitment made by the Bank in September 2008. "Special thanks go to our employees who've made sustainability a priority at BMO," said Bill Downe, President and Chief Executive Officer. "They have made meaningful ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Carbon Guerrilla set for official launch of their new software at the Carbon Show

    Carbon Guerrilla are set to officially launch their low cost cloud-based carbon accounting platform at The Carbon Show in London on the 4-5th October. The Carbon Show is the ideal place to officially launch our Carbon Accounting software as the exhibition is dedicated to delivering low carbon business solutions to the global carbon market and attracts visitors from both the compliance and ...


  • World carbon markets at a turning point

    The world's carbon markets are at a turning point according to the latest Thomson Reuters Point Carbon annual survey of carbon trading. While the volume of carbon credits traded globally will grow by an estimated 14 percent this year, reaching roughly 12 gigatons of carbon dioxide equivalents, concerns remain about depressed market prices in certain markets and uncertainties abound over the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Calgon Carbon Names New CFO

    PITTSBURGH, PA — July 14, 2010 — Calgon Carbon (NYSE: CCC) announced today that Stevan R. Schott (47) has been named vice president, chief financial officer, effective immediately. He will have responsibility for all corporate financial functions. Mr. Schott replaces Leroy M. Ball (42) who has accepted a position with another company, effective September 1, 2010. In the interim, Mr. ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • CARBON EXPO reinforces its leadership role in the carbon market

    258 exhibitors from more than 60 countries and 3000 visitors from more than 115 countries accepted the invitation of the organisers Koelnmesse, the World Bank and the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), to share experiences and gain knowledge of current topics and trends, technologies, projects and services at this years CARBON EXPO. The EXPO recorded a more than 16 percent ...


    By Koelnmesse GmbH

  • BusinessWeek asks Michael Gillenwater why GHG auditing is one of “20 small businesses of the future”

    Doing a greenhouse gas audit is endlessly complicated, because so much of our daily lives, from heating to transportation to food, involve contributing to climate change. As policy shifts to stop impending environmental degradation, the jobs will follow. Michael Gillenwater is an expert in greenhouse gas measurement and co-founder of the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute. "There are going to be ...

  • GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. Selected to Conduct First of Its Kind Energy Audit on a Military Installation at Naval Base Ventura County

    GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GRHU), a leading provider of energy efficiency solutions and sustainable infrastructure products, today announced that it has been engaged to conduct a complete energy audit of Port Hueneme and Port Mugu within Naval Base Ventura County. The facility employs 19,000 military and civilian personnel and houses over 80 military commands, making this comprehensive ...


    By Marketwire

  • Enablon and Enhesa join forces to provide the world`s most complete and integrated EHS audit & compliance solution

    Enablon, the world"s leading provider of sustainability and QEHS management software solutions and Enhesa, the global environmental, health and safety regulatory consultancy, today announced a strategic partnership to provide global companies with the most complete and integrated EHS audit & compliance solution on the market. Enablon ACS, one of the leading compliance management solution for ...

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