ITF: It Would be Odd if Countries are Expected to Adhere to Emission Targets but Not the Shipping ...

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
In 2012, according to the ITF, the shipping industry was responsible for 800 million metric tonnes (mt), 2.2 percent of world-wide carbon emissions, ... ...read more
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Going low carbon in Pennsylvania

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
It gives states flexibility in terms of how to meet the new standard, including whether to cut the overall mass of carbon emissions to a certain number of ... ...read more
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Sea rise to swallow New Orleans by 2100 regardless of carbon limits, scientists say

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Virtually all of New Orleans will be under water after 2100, regardless of actions this century to curtail global carbon emissions, according to Climate ... ...read more
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EU climate chief hails global progress on emissions

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Miguel Arias Cañete said it was "quite astounding" that 149 nations have published their plans to curb carbon emissions. He told BBC News that even ... ...read more
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Paying-to-Pollute Flourishing With China Planning Carbon Market

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
(Bloomberg) — The world is coming to terms with the idea that putting a price on carbon emissions is necessary to fight global warming. Now theres a ... ...read more
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Committee on Climate Change: UK likely to have to cut emissions around 54 per cent by 2030

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
To support this strengthening international action on climate change, the UK must continue its own efforts to cut carbon emissions at home. ...read more
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Leonardo DiCaprio to produce movie about Volkswagen emissions scandal

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
He lectured UN delegates on the need to take immediate action to crack down on polluters and cut carbon emissions. In July, he was presented with ... ...read more
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Pay to pollute: Nations warm to carbon market idea

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
NEW YORK • The world is coming to terms with the idea that a price on carbon emissions is necessary to fight global warming. Now there is a growing ... ...read more
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International Trasportation Forum says IMO should impose a carbon tax for shipping

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
This represented 2.2% of worldwide carbon emissions. Of these, 62% came from three sorts of ships: container ships, bulk carriers and tankers (2012 ... ...read more
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'Bridge' fuel may escalate atmospheric greenhouse gas

October 12, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
While the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggests there has been a decline in measurable atmospheric greenhouse gas emissions ... ...read more
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