The first humans in America may not have been Homo sapiens

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
WHEN did the first human beings arrive in the Americas? Though there are arguments about the details, the consensus is that it was around 15,000 years ago, when retreating glaciers at the end of the last ice age permitted travellers from Asia to cross what is now the Bering strait but was then dry land.This makes sense. The evidence suggests that, recent migrants from Africa and their progeny aside, people now alive in Asia, Australia, Europe and
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India's Plans to Build 370 Coal Plants Will Screw Up the Paris Climate Agreement

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
India, which consistently ranks in the top-ten most polluted countries in the world, had pledged to reduce carbon emissions by 35 percent by 2030. ...read more
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The Steps to Ecosocialism

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Instead of addressing the carbon-pricing plans that have surfaced in capitalist ... “Much of the EPA's regulatory authority over carbon dioxide emissions ... ...read more
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China's CO2 Emissions From Coal-To-Chemical Industry Set To Soar

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
China's CO2 Emissions From Coal-To-Chemical Industry Set To Soar ... While the most 'extreme' version of events could lead to carbon emissions of ... ...read more
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Special status fails to curb illegal tree loss in forests

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
The international community has an opportunity to reduce carbon emissions by ensuring that conservation and protected area status is enforced. ...read more
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HanesBrands Earns Eighth Consecutive U.S. EPA Energy Star Partner of the Year Award for ...

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Energy Star was introduced by the EPA in 1992 as a voluntary, market-based partnership to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through increased ... ...read more
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'Special status fails to curb illegal tree loss in forests'

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Cambodia has lost 16.5 per cent of its protected forest carbon in only 12 ... Carbon emissions increase when trees are burnt and cleared from land, ... ...read more
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Climate Scientist Offers Practical Steps To Reduce Carbon Emissions

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Climate Scientist Brenda Ekwurzel talks to students, faculty, and community members at Quinebaug Valley Community College, on April 18. She was ... ...read more
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Triodos launches UK's 'most sustainable' personal current account

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Sustainable banking group Triodos has today (26 April) ramped up efforts to disrupt the "dysfunctional" banking sector through the launch of a new personal current account that embraces responsible finance. ...read more
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Report: Fortune 500 firms showcasing the business case for energy efficiency

April 26, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Major US businesses are reaping economic benefits from energy-efficiency projects implemented to meet broad sustainability targets, with 190 Fortune 500 companies collectively generating $3.7bn in annual energy savings. ...read more
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