carbon management News

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • U.S. government carbon management market

    The United States government is one of the largest consumers of energy and is expected to spend almost $29 billion on energy in 2010, as it occupies nearly 500,000 buildings, operates more than 600,000 vehicles, employs over 1.8 million civilians, and purchases more than $500 billion in goods and services each year. Following President Obama"s Executive Order 13514 and the mandatory reporting ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • MCCF Carbon Managers appoint Fortis

    The Carbon Managers of the Multilateral Carbon Credit Fund (MCCF) have appointed Fortis Intertrust Netherlands as service provider for the fund. Fortis Intertrust is responsible for the structuring, trust management and administration of the special purpose vehicle created (Carbon Purchase Intermediary - CPI).  The MCCF is sponsored by both the European Bank for Reconstruction and ...

  • U.S. government carbon management market

    Carbon Management Software and Services to Reach Nearly $300 Million in the U.S. Federal Government Sector by ...

  • Energy and Carbon Management in Manufacturing Operations

    Top Performers Reduce Energy Consumption by 13% and Reduce Carbon Emissions by 12% as Compared to Last YearBOSTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/09/10 -- The latest report by Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), Energy and Carbon Management in Manufacturing Operations, has ...


    By Marketwire

  • Carbon management for power plants 2011

    As uncertainty grows around EPA and state-level regulation surrounding carbon emissions from power plants, finding strategies and technologies for complying with these regulations is becoming a top priority for power plant operators. Because of this, the Chief Environmental Officers from America's largest power generation companies including Southern Company, Dominion Resources and Constellation ...

  • Combining brine management with carbon capture

    Water shortages are an urgent issue in many areas of the world and it is likely that the construction of desalination plants will increase to meet the rising demand for fresh water. A new study has evaluated a combined process to manage both the brine by-product from desalination plants and capture carbon dioxide. Desalination separates seawater (or inland saline or salty water) into fresh water ...

  • Carbon disclosure project drives forward carbon management globally

    The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) today announced its eighth annual request for information on greenhouse gas emissions and climate change strategies to over 4,500 companies globally. Companies this year will report to CDP through an upgraded system, developed with Accenture, Microsoft and SAP, that will for the first time utilise the full power of online analysis tools to drive improved carbon ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • New carbon management firm to pursue multi-billion dollar carbon market

    Friday's closing of the deal that sees Offsetters Clean Technology Inc. join forces with ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd. creates a new company that is well positioned to take advantage of a multi-billion dollar carbon market worldwide. Operating under the banner of ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd., this newly merged company will offer a broad range of industry-leading support to help organizations fully manage ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Top achievers in carbon management and reduction recognised by Carbon Trust

    The Carbon Trust today announces the winners of four awards presented to the leading performers in Carbon Trust Standard certification assessments for 2012-2013. The awards were presented at the Carbon Trust’s Annual Certification Conference, hosted at the Royal Institution. ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Enterprises Embrace Smarter Carbon Management With SAP and the Carbon Disclosure Project

    SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) and the not-for-profit Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) are experiencing increasing demand for CDP Reporter Services. The services include solutions based on sustainability software from SAP, enabling companies to access both advanced analytics and industry data required to benchmark their energy and carbon footprints. Since its debut in 2010, the software has been adopted by ...


    By SAP SE

  • Verdantix announces smart vendors of Carbon Management Software

    Firms and large public sector organizations face increasing pressure from energy costs and climate change regulations to measure, manage and analyze energy and carbon dioxide emissions data. To resolve this cost and compliance challenge a new report from Verdantix, the independent business research firm, highlights ten “Smart Vendors” that offer software solutions for carbon ...


    By Verdantix Ltd

  • Nomura select Greenstone for Energy and Carbon Management

    Greenstone Carbon Management, the global carbon solutions specialist, has announced today that it has secured a contract with Nomura, the global investment bank, to help measure, manage and report its carbon emissions across the Bank’s operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Greenstone Carbon Management’s Acco2unt software will allow Nomura to address its complex carbon ...


    By Greenstone

  • Calgon Carbon Announces Management Restructuring for Continued Growth

    Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) announced that it will undertake a management restructuring to better position the company to fully capitalize on significant growth opportunities that are anticipated to develop over the next five years. Effective January 1, 2012, Robert P. O’Brien (61) is promoted to the newly created position of executive vice president ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Energy and Carbon Management: A roadmap for sustainable production

    The concept of sustainability is not new for manufacturers, but there is still a wide disparity between how different companies think about and implement sustainability programs. At the highest level, many manufacturing executives believe in the intangible values of green and sustainability initiatives. However, few have been able to quantify this value in real dollar terms and even fewer ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Big shoes: managing an olympic-sized carbon footprint

    VANOC is the first Olympic committee to track and tackle its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the day it won the bid - July 2, 2003. Along the way, the committee has cut its projected 'business as usual' emissions by 18 percent or 57 000 tonnes (t). The Games are now forecast to emit 268 000 t- 18 000 t in direct emissions (e.g. venue construction and operation, transportation, power use) and ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The Carbon Trust launches a new guide to Energy Management

    Reducing energy use makes perfect business sense; it saves money, enhances corporate reputation and helps everyone lead the fight against climate change. This guide provides simple, effective advice to help businesses and public sector organisations take action to reduce carbon emissions, and the simplest way to do this is to use energy more ...


  • Carbon management market to reach $5.7 billion by 2017

    Current trends in energy supply and use, accompanied by rising greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, are unsustainable - economically, socially, and environmentally - according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). The U.S. government estimates that GHG emissions will increase by 50% by 2030 and even with energy and fuel efficiency improvements in transportation, buildings, and electric power ...

  • Letter from Australia, carbon emissions management

    The Software Leaders At the forefront of enterprise EHS software. BY PETER KERMODE, 18 October 2008 Australian firms and businesses are facing a regulatory and compliance nightmare as the Federal Government races to introduce an emissions trading scheme to combat climate change, with few companies currently geared to properly measure, record and manage their emissions. The ...


  • CA Technologies and Siemens Form Carbon Management Alliance

    Strategic partnership provides organisations with consultation and services for compliance with prevailing and emerging carbon legislation DITTON PARK, England - Siemens IT Solutions and Services and CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) have today announced a strategic alliance to provide carbon and sustainability management tools and processes that measure, assess and report ...


    By CA Technologies

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