Carbon Offsets: Easing Guilt, Pumping Emissions, Aiding Scams

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Flimflam: Carbon trading, carbon credits, carbon offsets, carbon markets — words intended to appeal to Westerners' environmentalist soft spot. But as ... ...read more
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Compressed natural gas use up in Metro East

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Anheuser-Busch replaced its entire fleet of 97 diesel-fueled tractors to CNG-powered trucks, saying it expects to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by ... ...read more
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Bogus carbon credits lead to fishy activity, study finds

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
He notes, “This is another nail in the coffin for Wall Streets solution to the climate crisis”, opting, instead for a direct tax on carbon emissions. ...read more
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Carbon Credit Scheme Blamed For the Increased Emission of Greenhouse Gases

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
New study suggests that the use of carbon credits, which means preventing ... climate change instead of cutting down greenhouse gas emissions. ...read more
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Here's How Much of the World's Forests Could Vanish by 2050

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
To stop this, the researchers recommend putting a price on carbon pollution, which means either taxing carbon emissions from power plants, industrial ... ...read more
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Carbon Trading Strategy Adds More Problem than Solution, study shows

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Instead of reducing carbon emissions in the atmosphere, study shows that the United Nations-backed carbon-trading scheme in Europe resulted in ... ...read more
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Could fugitive methane help out remote communities?

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
The Clean Power Plan mainly targets carbon dioxide emissions, since power plants emit very little methane (combustion burns it up, converting it to ... ...read more
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To Cut Industrial Carbon Emissions, Things Have To Get Super Slippery

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Power plants are the biggest source of carbon emissions, so even relatively small bumps in their efficiency can have significant impacts in addressing ... ...read more
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Biomass's Role in Clean Power Plan

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
3, the Obama administration released the final version of its Clean Power Plan, an ambitious state-by-state roadmap for reducing carbon emissions ... ...read more
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Kickstarter fund for 'emission warning' smokestack completed in first week

August 26, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Architect Bjorke Ingels has successfully crowdfunded $25,000 to build a prototype chimney that will release a huge steam ring for every tonne of CO2 emitted at a Copenhagen energy-from-waste (EfW) plant. ...read more
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