Energy policy: Push renewables to spur carbon pricing

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Sweden applies the highest value globally on half of its carbon dioxide emissions, at up to $125 per tonne. The European Union has the largest ... ...read more
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National emissions plans too weak to limit climate change - study

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
BONN, Germany, Sept 2 (Reuters) - National plans for limiting greenhouse gas emissions fall short of tough action needed to slow climate change ... ...read more
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'Stringent' methane cuts could let us emit 25% more carbon dioxide

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
A "stringent" mitigation of methane emissions could allow us to emit 25% more carbon dioxide before the end of the century while limiting global ... ...read more
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New Elevation for Nation's Highest Peak

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Summary: A new, official height for Denali has been measured at 20,310 feet, just 10 feet less than the previous elevation of 20,320 feet which was established using 1950's era technology Contact Information: Mark Newell, APR ( Phone: 573-308-3850 ); A new, official height for Denali has been measured at 20,310 feet, just 10 feet less than the previous elevation of 20,320 feet which was establishe
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Electric cars could feed power back into grid through wireless 'antennas'

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
German researchers have unveiled a prototype wireless system that allows a car to receive and discharge power to the grid from coils under a road or parking space. ...read more
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Emissions from Canada's oil-sand crude higher than those from US sources

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Gasoline and diesel fuel extracted and refined from Canadian oil sands will release about 20 per cent more carbon into the atmosphere over the oil's ... ...read more
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Sweeping Retirement of Nuclear Power Could Make Obama's Climate Plan 'Impossible'

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
While many cheered the White House's plan to cut carbon emissions from power plants last month, there was one group of potential supporters that ... ...read more
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WRAP highlights three priorities for EU circular economy package

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
The Waste and Resources Action Plan (WRAP) has revealed its response to the EU's circular economy consultation, detailing three key targets for the forthcoming package. ...read more
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Utilities support Michigan curbing its own carbon under federal Clean Power Plan

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
Creating a plan to reduce dangerous carbon emissions is a common-sense step other governors interested in protecting their states' economies and ... ...read more
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Food giant General Mills announces 10-year plan to slash emissions by 28%

September 2, 2015 | Carbon Emissions
US food producer General Mills has announced that it aims to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 28% across the entirety of its value chain in the next 10 years. ...read more
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