environmental accounting News

  • Introducing the Elusor Environmental Accounting Tools Network

    Be part of a community at the cutting edge of environmental and sustainability performance 8 October, 2010 – Today sees the launch of the Elusor Environmental Accounting Tools Network – a dynamic online community created to educate, connect and equip people with a passion for improving the environmental and sustainability performance of organisations, large ...

  • Accounting for Carbon Capture and Storage

    A new report recently released by the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) provides the first-ever comprehensive framework for calculating carbon dioxide (CO2) emission reductions from carbon capture and storage (CCS). The framework equips policymakers and project developers with common methodologies for quantifying the emission impacts of CCS projects. CCS involves a suite of ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Staff Accountant Job Opening

    Apply Today! http://www.tomcosystems.com/about-us/careers/ ...


    By TOMCO2 Systems

  • Climate models may be overestimating the cooling effect of wildfire aerosols

    Original story at MIT News Whether intentionally set to consume agricultural waste or naturally ignited in forests or peatlands, open-burning fires impact the global climate system in two ways which, to some extent, cancel each other out. On one hand, they generate a significant fraction of ...

  • Enterprise Carbon Accounting Goes Mainstream

    Groom Energy Solutions today released the fifth edition of its Enterprise Carbon Accounting (ECA) research. First published in 2008, the report defined the ECA market and quickly became the industry-leading guide, outlining the latest customer trends, innovative technologies and most promising vendors. The new report confirms the increased adoption of ECA software. In fact, the last 24 months saw ...


    By Groom Energy

  • Chesapeake Bay restoration accountability tool

    The Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) has launched ChesapeakeStat, a management and accountability tool. Esri and CBP developed the geographic information system (GIS)-enabled Web site that provides the public, decision makers, and restoration stakeholders with up-to-date information about the progress of government-funded restoration and conservation projects for the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Built ...

  • Novo Nordisk and Trucost publish environmental profit and loss account

    Novo Nordisk has become the first pharmaceutical company in the world to publish an environmental profit and loss account so that it can further integrate sustainability into its core business. The EP&L was developed in partnership with natural capital analysts Trucost. Novo Nordisk, which is best known for making insulin to treat diabetes, has a well-established sustainability strategy ...


    By Trucost Plc

  • Nems Accounter® announces new RSS Feed

    Want to be informed? We now offer RSS Feed for updates on nems.no and chems.no. We will keep up the news service with information on new features to Nems Accounter and general news regarding environmental reporting in general. It is really easy to use the RSS feed. Just click the RSS icon to the right of the address field in any browser and choose the channel you wish to follow. You may also ...


    By add novatech

  • Green accounting - new rules - new opportunities

    A 'Green Accounting Initiative' backed by Britain's prince Charles could set the stage for an international re-write of 'Generally Accepted Accounting Principles'. The Prince's Accounting for Sustainability Project has ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • AccountAbility appoints Sunil A Misser as chief executive officer

    AccountAbility, the global corporate responsibility (CR) research and advisory firm headquartered in New York and London, has appointed Sunil A. Misser as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr Misser is currently Chairman of AccountAbility, and has led its Advisory Services arm since June 2008. Mr. Misser succeeds Simon Zadek in the position. AccountAbility Council Member, Vernon ...

  • Governance & accountability institute announces launch of sustainabilityHQ(TM)

    Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc. (www.GA-Institute.com) today announces the launch of its sustainability and ESG knowledge management platform SustainabilityHQ™ (www.SustainabilityHQ.com), formerly known as INSIGHTS-edge™. ...

  • Exports account for one-third of China’s emissions

    As Chinese manufacturers feed a growing global appetite for cheap goods, these exports account for a rising share of the country's greenhouse gas emissions, a new study reveals. Exports are now responsible for one-third of China's emissions, according to a study that will appear in the journal Energy Policy. The researchers describe their analysis as the most systematic study of the subject to ...

  • Add Novatech welcomes Noreco to Nems Accounter

    add novatech is proud to announce that Noreco has chosen Nems Accounter as their environmental management and accounting system! The contract was awarded on 12th October. Nems Accounter was set up, configured and delivered on the same day. Nems Accounter will be used for environmental accounting, management and reporting for the Noreco operations in Norway, Denmark and UK. About Noreco: ...


    By add novatech

  • TOTAL E&P NORGE as chooses Nems Accounter

    add novatech is proud to announce that TOTAL E&P NORGE AS has chosen Nems Accounter as their environmental management and accounting system! The contract was awarded on 28th November and has a duration of 5 years. Nems Accounter is already set up, configured and delivered as specified. Nems Accounter will be used for environmental accounting, management and reporting for the TOTAL E&P ...


    By add novatech

  • Freedom of information not enough to hold governments accountable on environment

    While many national governments have made real progress in honoring their 1992 Rio Earth Summit commitments to better include the public in environmental decisions, a new book released here today in honor of World Environment Day finds that all the countries studied have fallen short in some aspect.  “Access to information is essential, but in order to act on the information they get, people ...

  • TOTAL E&P NORGE AS chooses nems accounter

    add novatech is proud to announce that TOTAL E&P NORGE AS has chosen Nems Accounter as their environmental management and accounting system! The contract was signed on the 13th December and has a duration of 5 years. Nems Accounter is already set up, configured and delivered as specified. Nems Accounter will be used for environmental accounting, management and reporting for the TOTAL E&P ...


    By add novatech

  • EU scientists confirm bio-energy accounting error

    A major carbon accounting flaw in EU legislation whereby biofuels used in transport and biomass used for power generation are counted as ‘zero emissions’ will have “immense” consequences for the environment. This is the key finding of a report published on Friday by the Scientific Committee of the European Environment Agency, a top EU advisory body (1) The report warns ...

  • Seminar: Material flow cost accounting and carbon footprinting

    Spanish Version below / Versión Española ver abajo Taking informed decisions, which consider environmental, social and economic aspects is the objective of the participants of the seminar held on March 31, 2011 in Spanish in Mexico City. The Seminar is offered in collaboration between ifu Hamburg GmbH, SE-Ambiental and the Institute for Material ...


    By ifu Hamburg GmbH

  • IHS named enterprise carbon accounting emerging leader

    Originally Published May 20th 2009: IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, has been identified as an Enterprise Carbon Accounting (ECA) Emerging Leader by Groom Energy Solutions for its work in the enterprise carbon accounting (ECA) and environmental, health and safety (EHS) software markets. The findings were announced in Groom Energy Solutions’ recent ...


    By IHS

  • Global survey of sustainability accounting practices released

    The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) released a landmark survey measuring the state of accounting for sustainability in the UK and North America. CIMA, AICPA, and CICA surveyed organizational leaders from their respective memberships and conducted ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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