India Launches 'Climate Action' Website Ahead of UN Summit in Paris

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said the lowering down of carbon emissions as per the Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) ... ...read more
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Pakistan submits carbon emission reduction strategy to UN

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
ISLAMABAD - The Ministry of Climate Change on Thursday submitted Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) - a national carbon ... ...read more
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Oilsands companies eye ways to adapt to a post-Paris, low-carbon world

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Is Canada's oilsands sector, which knows any serious steps to cut greenhouse gas emissions will hit it first, now beset by forces beyond its control, ... ...read more
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A city earns revenue from not cutting its timberland

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
An Oregon law requires power companies to compensate for their emissions. One way is to buy and conserve forests, which absorb carbon from the ... ...read more
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Low-carbon future means driving less, Conference Board says

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
New zero-emissions cars and gains in fuel efficiency won't be enough for Canada to meet climate change targets for road transport, a Conference ... ...read more
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Saudi Arabia To Diversify Oil Economy To Combat Climate Change

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
The country did not give details on the rate of its carbon emissions, but the World Resources Institute, a US-based environmental think tank, estimate ... ...read more
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Marriott helps 'Clean the World' with Europe's first soap recycling scheme

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
London Heathrow Marriott Hotel has become the first hotel in Europe to recycle discarded soap through a new partnership with social enterprise Clean The World. ...read more
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World's largest solar-powered boat sets sail for Paris climate talks

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
The world's largest solar-powered boat is en route to Paris for the COP21 climate conference, where it will be moored up as an 'ambassador vessel' to draw attention to the key issues of ocean plastic waste and maritime emissions. ...read more
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Tech firms take action on hazardous materials

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Dell, Samsung and LG are among the first tech firms to certify their products against new criteria for hazardous chemical substances, in a bid to reassure customers about their environmental standards. ...read more
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Fossil fuels receive four times as many subsidies as renewables, report finds

November 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
G20 Governments collectively handed out $452bn in subsidies for fossil fuels in both 2013 and 2014 - four times the amount allocated globally for renewables. ...read more
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