carbon management strategy News

  • EU publishes damning report of emissions offsets, calling into question EU’s aviation climate strategy

    The European Commission has published a damning study of carbon offsets, finding that 85% of the offset projects under the UN’s Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) to date failed in the objective of reducing emissions. Transport & Environment (T&E) said the aviation sector runs ...

  • Viewpoint from Simon Retallack, Strategy Manager, Carbon Trust

    Governments can hardly claim they haven’t been warned. In the last few weeks, four pieces of news have landed on their desks that ought to cause them grave concern. These weren’t the latest growth rates or unemployment figures, or the latest credit rating agency downgrades. But they are every bit as worrying. First they heard from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in California that ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Taylor wimpey signs up for low carbon strategy

    Taylor Wimpey and Carbon Trust Advisory work together to develop robust climate change action plan Taylor Wimpey has today announced it will be working with Carbon Trust Advisory Services to develop a robust strategic framework to enable them to manage the risks and develop the opportunities arising from carbon. Taylor Wimpey faces a number of climate related challenges and ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Beyond carbon confusion: strategies for real business impact

    At last, good news. For two years running, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has reported that total global carbon dioxide gas emissions from the energy sector have stalled, levelling off at around 32 billion tonnes per year. Meanwhile, the global economy has grown by just over 3% in each of the past two years – suggesting that ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Climate change strategy to help manage water resources

    To assist in responding to potential effects of climate change, a new strategy focuses on 40 specific actions for the national water program to take to respond to climate change. EPA's 'National Water Program Strategy: Response to Climate Change' describes steps for managers to adapt their clean water, drinking water, and ocean protection programs.  'Water is key to clean energy and climate ...

  • ENER-G to showcase cost and carbon reduction strategies at Energy Solutions show

    Sustainable energy business ENER-G will showcase new and innovative energy management technologies and services at Energy Solutions (11-12 October 2011) on stand no E70 in the Grand Hall.  ENER-G will demonstrate its new generation building energy management system, E-MAGINE, and its advanced ENER-G RiskManager™ software for real-time risk management in flexible energy ...


    By ENER-G

  • 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 ...

  • New Report Outlines Strategies to Increase Funding for Black Carbon Reduction

    Reducing black carbon emissions could prevent millions of premature deaths annually and play an important role in the global fight against climate change. Yet despite these benefits, an array of black carbon abatement measures that are technically within reach have not yet been financed and deployed to their full potential. A report released today by the Climate and ...

  • A European Strategy for Shale

    Mr Chair, distinguished guests, You have asked me to deliver a speech on "A European Strategy for Shale?" The most important word or better said "sign" in this title is actually the question mark itself. Two meanings: first, is there a need for a European strategy and action on shale gas? And second, what could it be? My answer to the first question will be very straightforward. Yes, we ...

  • New packaging strategy announced

    The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has launched its long awaited Packaging Strategy at the Futuresource Conference. Environment Secretary Hilary Benn was speaking at the event organised by the Charted Institution of Waste Management and the Environmental Services Association at the Excel Centre in London (09 June). ...

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Greenstone Carbon Management to exhibit at Green IT Expo

    Greenstone Carbon Management, the global specialist carbon solutions company, has announced that it will be exhibiting at The Green IT Expo on the 10th – 11th November 2009. Greenstone will showcase its carbon accounting software suite Acco2unt* and the recent addition Green IT. Green IT allows large organisations to accurately audit and rationalise their IT estate – such as desktop computers, ...


    By Greenstone

  • Pike Research Launches Carbon Management Advisory Service

    BOULDER, Co. -Today Pike Research announced the launch of its new Carbon Management Advisory Service, a subscription-based information suite that provides market intelligence and strategy insights for companies seeking to efficiently manage the carbon emissions of their own organizations, as well as those looking to leverage software technologies and managed services for enterprise carbon ...


  • 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

  • Key Directions for a Canadian Energy Strategy

    The Energy Policy Institute of Canada (EPIC) has released its framework for a Canadian energy strategy - a comprehensive, pan-energy approach it believes would leverage all of the country's energy resources to Canada's advantage. Formed around ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Greenstone announces new release of carbon management software

    Acco2unt 2.7 launches new enterprise wide travel management and reduction target capabilities to assist clients in monitoring and achieving ROIs. Greenstone has announced the release of version 2.7 of its Acco2unt carbon management software at its recent User Conference in London.  This ...


    By Greenstone

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you