EU agrees measure to safeguard carbon market from Brexit

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
EU agrees measure to safeguard carbon market from Brexit ... tonne of carbon dioxide they emit, issued by a country leaving the bloc from January ... ...read more
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Forest degradation makes Amazon vulnerable to mega-fires

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Forest degradation has transformed the Amazon from a carbon sink to a carbon source. Meanwhile, the uptick of carbon emissions around the world ... ...read more
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Reducing carbon emissions should be effective and cost effective

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
HALIFAX — As the Atlantic provinces look at reducing their carbon emissions, a new report by the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) has ... ...read more
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Regreening the Planet Could Impact Carbon Levels as Much as Ending Oil Use

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
The amount that forests offset our carbon emissions is often underestimated. In the U.S. alone, researchers estimate that trees remove an amount of ... ...read more
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Caisse de dépôt to address climate change 'across the breadth of our portfolio'

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
The Caisse de dépôt's new plan will help it become a major factor in pushing companies and industries to reduce their carbon emissions. ...read more
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CDPQ announces investment strategy to address climate change

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
The methodology used to measure the portfolio's carbon footprint will be aligned with international best practices and validated by CDPQ's auditors as ... ...read more
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The latest AI can work things out without being taught

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
IN 2016 Lee Sedol, one of the world's best players of Go, lost a match in Seoul to a computer program called AlphaGo by four games to one. It was a big event, both in the history of Go and in the history of artificial intelligence (AI). Go occupies roughly the same place in the culture of China, Korea and Japan as chess does in the West. After its victory over Mr Lee, AlphaGo beat dozens of renowned human players in a series of anonymous games pl
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Native American Leaders Meet In Milwaukee, Push For Climate Action

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
She also praised efforts by the Oneida, Ho-Chunk and Menominee tribes to reduce carbon emissions. Interior Department official John Tahsuda says ... ...read more
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New Talks on Paris Climate Pact Are Set, and That’s Awkward for U.S.

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
International delegates will gather next month to discuss implementing the Paris agreement, and American negotiators will be there even though the United States has said it will quit the pact. ...read more
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California's new law aims to tackle imported emissions

October 18, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
While steel and other construction materials purchased by the state represent only a small part of California's total carbon emissions, this bill sets a ... ...read more
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