emissions management 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 ...

  • 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

  • Leading global anaerobic digestion specialist Geotech set to showcase its latest technology in Italy

    International bioenergy expert Geotech will be demonstrating the latest technology in optimising biogas monitoring and analyser capabilities at its Seminario Biogas in Bologna, Italy on 21st April 2017. Geotech has firm foundations in the Italian AD market, serving clients across the landfill and biogas sectors in a partnership with distributors Lab ...


    By Geotech

  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Ontario’s Waste Management Industry

    There is a strong complementarity between the aspirations of the waste management industry and Ontario’s goals for climate change mitigation, a circular economy and sustainable economic development according to a new report published by the Ontario Waste Management Association. As the Province of Ontario prepares to implement a “cap-and-trade” policy for greenhouse gas (GHG) ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Innova launched as new name for atco emissions management

    Innova Global Limited (Innova) has been selected as the new name for ATCO Emissions Management to better reflect the company’s innovative approach to developing products and providing industry leading solutions and services to our clients. “Innova is inspired by innovation-- the principle that has led to the launch of eight new products since 2009, complementing our complete acoustic ...


    By Innova Global Limited.

  • Efficient waste management would reduce emissions

    Switching to German standards of managing municipal solid waste (MSW) would achieve greenhouse gas savings equivalent to removing 1.2 million cars from UK roads, according to a new study. The study compared the carbon footprint of MSW management in Germany and the UK and found that greenhouse gas emissions from MSW in the UK are about five times greater than those in Germany: 165.3kg of CO2 equ ...


    By Environmental Protection UK

  • 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 ...


  • Emissions analyser helps manage power station

    A multiparameter emissions monitor at Thetford power station is being used to demonstrate to the UK Environment Agency that the plant is performing within the conditions of its environmental permit. However, the data from the analyser, which was supplied by Gasmet distributor Quantitech, also performs a vitally important role in helping to manage the plant. “Individual gas readings are ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • ESP Delivers New Version of ecoAsset Manager Software for Emissions Portfolio Management

    Mountain View, CA - ESP (Environmental Software Providers), the California-based environmental management and emissions portfolio management software company, announced today the release of Version 9.0 of its best-in-class ecoAsset Manager software suite. ecoAsset Manager helps companies track, manage and optimize their emissions allowances. It is the industry-leading software ...


    By IHS

  • Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation commits $8.4 million to manage greenhouse gas emissions from biological sources

    The Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation will invest $8.4 million over the next three years in projects aimed at discovering, developing and deploying solutions for biological greenhouse gas emissions in the province. Biological emissions include those from industries vital to the health and economic well-being of Albertans such as crop and livestock ...


    By Marketwire

  • Emissions trading is effective and affordable

    A summary of economic modelling shows emissions trading is an effective approach to reducing New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions in the long term, Climate Change Minister David Parker says.  The report summarises general equilibrium modelling undertaken by Infometrics for the government’s Emissions Trading Group and the Climate Change Leadership Forum since October 2007.  “As we ...


    By New Zealand Government

  • Cutting emissions is ‘perfect option’

    There is no alternative. To limit global warming and contain climate change, societies have no real option but to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, according to new research. There might be additional useful steps that nations could take, but nothing will be as effective as simply not burning fossil fuels. Daniela Cusack, a geographer at the University of California Los ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Chemical emissions and the challenges ahead

    Thursday 3 May 2012 11:20 AM Dr Caroline Widdowson of Markes International examines the issue of chemicals in food packaging A comment piece published in Packaging News The occasional, but very widespread and damaging, bursts of media attention focusing on the range of chemicals found in food packaging, plastic bottles, wrappings and containers has meant that ‘materials emissions’ has ...


    By Markes International Ltd

  • India says no to emission reduction

    India's minister for environment and forests Jairam Ramesh has ruled out the country's agreeing to specific targets for reducing carbon emissions. 'There is simply no case for the pressure that we [India] — who have among the lowest emissions per capita — face to reduce emissions,' Ramesh told visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton yesterday (19 July). 'And as if this pressure was not ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Vintara announces an integrated, web-based GHG emissions management portal

    Vintara, the leading provider of fully automated, web-based enterprise performance and quality management solutions and services; announces a fully integrated GHG Emissions Management System Portal.With the successful March Release of our GHG Emissions Management Portal, Vintara allows any user, regardless of protocol, whether VP Environmental Affairs, production or sustainability manager to ...


    By Vintara

  • Trinity Consultants assists city of Flagstaff, AZ with greenhouse gas emissions management

    Nationwide environmental consulting firm Trinity Consultants was selected by the City of Flagstaff, Arizona to assist in fulfilling its commitment to reducing locally generated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. As part of its participation in the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement, the City committed to exceeding Kyoto Protocol targets and reducing locally generated GHG emissions seven ...

  • China - `no intention` of capping emissions

    China has no intention of capping its greenhouse gas emissions even as authorities are committed to realizing the nation's target to reduce carbon intensity through new policies and measures, the country's top climate change negotiators said yesterday. The negotiators also warned that rich and developing countries have little hope of overcoming key disagreements over how to fight global warming. ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The Sniffers` free technical seminar about Tank Emission Management is coming up!

    Tank Emission Management challenges are faced by anyone working in tank storage terminal world nowadays. Are we maintaining our assets efficiently? Do we have full awareness, insight and overview of our emission and corresponding risks? Are we ready for future environmental legislation?  I am pleased and proud to invite you to our first FREE technical seminar, onFebruary 24th ...


    By The Sniffers NV

  • Air traffic management to balance CO2 emissions and noise pollution

    Speed constraints for aircraft are put in place, at some airports, to minimise noise pollution in local areas, however, such practices can be very fuel-inefficient. New research has now shown that relaxing departure speed limits could substantially reduce CO2 emissions, while maintaining acceptable noise levels. The aviation industry is a major contributor to emissions of greenhouse ...

  • Data-driven approach to pavement management lowers greenhouse gas emissions

    Original story at MIT News The roadway network is an important part of the nation’s transportation system, but it also contributes heavily to greenhouse gas emissions. A paper published this ...

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