Earth's Mantle Could Suck Up Carbon from the Air

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
If efforts to reduce carbon emissions fail and the world is barreling toward unchecked global warming, are there any last ditch strategies to save the ... ...read more
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Plastic-eating caterpillars could save the planet

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
MOST scientific research follows a logical progression, with one experiment following up on the findings of another. Every now and then, however, serendipity plays a part. Such is the case with a paper just published in Current Biology, which reveals to the world a moth that is capable of chewing up plastic.The experiment behind the paper was inspired when Federica Bertocchini, an amateur beekeeper who is also a biologist at Cantabria University,
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Halving emissions by 2040 possible but long road ahead, says ETC report

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Clean electrification alone could deliver half of the carbon emissions reductions required to reach 20 gigatonnes (Gt) of emissions by 2040,” sharing ... ...read more
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Bangalore Airport slashes carbon emissions by 57%, gets green award

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
In a big boost to the Kempegowda International Airport today, the Airports Council International on Friday accredited it with a certificate of Level 3 Plus ... ...read more
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Governments must seize opportunity to halve carbon emissions by 2040: Report

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
There is a need for governments and businesses to "seize" the opportunity to halve global carbon emissions by 2040 while ensuring economic ... ...read more
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Eight Western Mass Towns Considering Fees for Carbon Emissions

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Every gallon of gasoline that's burned creates 19 pounds of carbon dioxide in the air. Greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide trap heat, which ... ...read more
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Govts must seize opportunity to halve carbon emissions by

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
New Delhi, Apr 25 (PTI) There is a need for governments and businesses to "seize" the opportunity to halve global carbon emissions by 2040 while ... ...read more
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Lives or climate change? The dilemma for China in tapping coal for natural gas

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
That total is equivalent to four times its 2015 carbon dioxide output and 4 ... Greenpeace's projections included emissions from coal-to-gas plants as ... ...read more
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ISO 20400: New standard launched to support sustainable procurement

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Organisations looking to integrate sustainability into procurement processes can now adopt the world's first international standard for sustainable procurement, which aims to increase supply chain transparency. ...read more
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Brazil weighs biofuel mandates for fuel distributors to cut emissions

April 25, 2017 | Carbon Emissions
Brazil weighs biofuel mandates for fuel distributors to cut emissions ... aim of increasing consumption of renewable fuels and cutting carbon emissions, ... ...read more
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