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  • Epcon Seeking Companies in the Carbon Credit Market

    Epcon has been in the business of manufacturing, selling, and developing patented technologies relevant to thermal oxidizers and regenerative thermal oxidizers since 1976, long before Climate Change was widely accepted as the theory its become. But as environmental concerns have steadily been mounting, the efficiency technologies comprising our oxidizers have also been steadily improving. ...


    By Epcon Industrial Systems, LP

  • Initiative: Carbon-credit dollars for timber lots

    For most of Oregon's history, the forests like the ones near Paul Nys' house were places where a landowner could get wealthy. Cultivated from seed, rows of trees were grown to a healthy middle age and then chopped down, buzzed into lumber at sawmills and shipped out. Over the years, the retired schoolteacher has had many offers to buy his property, like many other landowners in the state's timber ...


    By Associated Press

  • Carbon credits to be used to fund GM food crops

    US biotech firm Arcadia Biosciences has announced a plan to help fund the planting of genetically modified rice with carbon credits. The company will work with the Chinese government to give farmers who plant their crops carbon credits, which they can then sell on the global carbon trading market. Arcadia is touting its GM rice as a greener alternative to the regular crop. The plant has had a ...

  • Swiss Krono issues carbon credits in DAO IPCI

    1.5 mln tradable carbon units have been issued in DAO IPCI system by fibreboard manufacturer OOO Swiss Krono operating in Russia. From 1 January 2013 to 30 June 2017 its reduction of GHG emissions made 1 491 861 tons of CO2, as evaluation by KPMG confirmed. The company's GHG emission reductions were achieved by replacing fossil fuels with biofuel (wood waste) within the company’s ...

  • EU vote attempts to drive up price of carbon-trading credits

    The European Parliament voted Tuesday in favor of reinvigorating Europe’s carbon trading program despite the differences in the region over energy policy. The legislation will help to restore financial incentives for an industrial shift away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy. Policy makers and industry leaders have vigorously debated the effectiveness of carbon trading due to a ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd Announces Acquisition of Offsetters Clean Technology Inc. and Carbon Credit Corporation

    ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: ESR) ("ERA" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into two non-binding letters of intent dated September 6, 2012 to acquire (the "Acquisition") shares in Offsetters Clean Technology Inc. ("Offsetters") and Carbon Credit Corporation ("CCC") of Vancouver BC, Canada. The Company is also pleased to announce that it is conducting a private ...


    By ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd.

  • AquaCritox® Qualifies For Financial Credits

    Irish firm SCFI has received a declaratory ruling from Connecticut’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) - part of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) – qualifying its world-first AquaCritox wet waste destruction technology as a Class 1 renewable energy source. The ruling means the technology is now eligible for generous ‘low emission’ and ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • CantorCO2e L.P. Retained to Arrange Forward Sales of Green Automotive`s Carbon Credits

    Green Automotive Company Corporation, announced today that it has retained CantorCO2e L.P. to market the Zero Emission Vehicle (“ZEV”) credits and carbon credits resulting from the sale of Green Automotive vehicles in North America. Following the Company’s announcement last June that it was developing a carbon credit forward sale program which could ...

  • MOVE Systems and ALLCOT sign agreement to develop first ever New York based carbon credit generation project

    MOVE Systems International, LLC, a company which delivers safe and clean energy solutions to the mobile food industry, has begun a joint venture with ALLCOT Group to develop the first ever carbon credit generation project based in New York City. The main objective is to replace traditional food carts powered by noisy, pollution spewing gasoline generators with MOVE’s new state of the art ...


    By ALLCOT

  • Carbon market crashes

    Untitled Document International carbon markets have experienced a major slump after several industrial strongholds in the EU reported better-than-expected environmental performance. ...

  • Act now to get credit for early action!

    On June 28, 2008, the Government of Canada launched the first phase of the Credit for Early Action Program (the "Program"), which forms a part of its Turning the Corner Plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions. Phase I of the Program is now open and applicants are required to submit a notice of interest prior to July 28, 2008 The Program is designed to recognize facilities in Canada that ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • MOVE Systems and ALLCOT develop first ever New York based carbon credit generation project and it is already officially registered

    MOVE Systems International, LLC, a company which delivers safe and clean energy solutions to the mobile food industry, has commenced a joint venture with ALLCOT Group to develop the first ever carbon credit generation project based in New York City. The program is already officially registered with the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) Program, the world’s leading voluntary GHG program.   ...


    By ALLCOT

  • U.N. Clean Development Mechanism Approves Arcadia Biosciences Methodology, Links Carbon Credits to Crop Genetic Improvements for First Time

    Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., an agricultural technology company focused on developing technologies and products that benefit the environment and human health, today announced that the Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change has approved Arcadia’s methodology to allow farmers to earn carbon credits from reduced ...


    By Arcadia Biosciences, Inc.

  • Carbon Forum America 2008 – Reacting to the strong demand for an international business and technical forum for the carbon emissions industry

    The International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) and Koelnmesse Inc., the US member of the international Trade Show organizer Koelnmesse GmbH announce the launch of CARBON FORUM AMERICA. This event will take place at the Moscone Convention Center from February 26 - 27, 2008 in San Francisco. IETA and Koelnmesse GmbH are already joint organizers of CARBON EXPO in Cologne, Germany. ...


    By Koelnmesse

  • Korean green life encouraged by Green Credit Card

    The South Korean Ministry of Environment and Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI) have announced that over 2 million people, about 10% of economically active population of 24.7 million, have signed up for the Green Credit Card in just 9 months since its launch. In Korea, a credit card is deemed a success when the number of users passes 200,000. Green Credit Card is ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • First Kyoto Protocol Emission Credits Generated by Honduras

    BONN, Germany, October 20, 2005 (ENS) - Two hydroelectric power projects in Honduras today became the first facilities to generate certified emission reductions under the Kyoto Protocol. The hydroelectric projects, which do not emit greenhouse gases, are creating credits for Italy and Finland to use in meeting their emissions reduction commitments under the protocol. In Bonn, the Executive ...

  • Carbon Industry Votes The CarbonNeutral Company Best Offset Retailer for the Second Year Running

    The CarbonNeutral Company has been voted Best Offset Retailer 2012 in a survey by Environmental Finance. It's the second consecutive year that the retailer has received the industry nominated award, in recognition of its work in the carbon markets over the past twelve months. Stephen Killeen, CEO of The CarbonNeutral Company, commented: "It's a great honour to be recognised by our peers for our ...


    By The CarbonNeutral Company

  • Subprime Carbon: Preparing for the dangers of hidden carbon risk

    WRI is drawing lessons from the subprime mortgage crisis to prepare the financial community for another potentially paradigm-shifting market change: the advent of carbon regulation. With the Wall Street financial meltdown on everyone’s mind, the dangers of hidden risks are a timely topic. At a minimum, there are two key lessons here with respect to climate change and carbon risk. First, markets ...

  • Cleaning up the carbon market

    This week the Kyoto Protocol’s clean development mechanism (CDM) has registered its 1000th project, an energy efficiency project in Andhra Pradesh, India, expected to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by more than 34,000 tonnes annually. While many are celebrating the start up success of multibillion-dollar CDM experiment designed to curb global warming, CDM regulators themselves are ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Carbon equals cash: the value of low carbon polymers

    Axion Polymers has achieved its Climate Change Agreement (CCA) target; firmly underlining its commitment to energy-efficient production of sustainable low carbon polymer products derived from end-of-life vehicles and waste electrical and electronic equipment. Two years ago, the Manchester-based plastics recycler was one of the first companies in its sector to sign up to the Government’s ...


    By Axion Group

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