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2014-06-05 10:59:03

Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) Efforts reduce climate change emissions without obstructing commodities boom Programs and policies to reduce tropical deforestation, and the global warming emissions resulting from deforestation, are seeing broad success in 17 countries across four continents, according to a new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). The report, "Deforestation Success Stories: Tropical Nations Where Forest Protection and Reforestation Policies Have...

2014-06-02 12:24:04

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett released the following statement regarding new regulations issued today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding carbon emissions. "As Pennsylvanians, we are doing our fair share to reduce carbon emissions, and we have made great strides in recent years. While we continue to review the EPA's proposed rulemaking in detail, I am concerned that these new mandates will eventually shut down...

2014-05-29 23:17:51

Carbon Trade Exchange appoints Grail Partners as an affiliate and advisor in the U.S. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Carbon Trade Exchange (CTX) is quickly expanding into the US, with the appointment of Donald H. Putnam, Managing Partner and Founder of Grail Partners, as an Affiliate and Advisor. Don’s addition to CTX as an Advisor will draw upon his many years of experience in strategic, financial and technical insights in the investment industry from around the globe. “We feel...

2014-05-29 23:07:48

Forest carbon markets are constrained by estimation and invalidation risk. PEM Inc. introduces forest carbon products through a "Regulation A" public offering that promotes land conservation and sustainable land management tied to direct carbon measurements and project performance, the offering is open to the investing public, reports Planetary Emissions Management Inc. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Carbon sequestration by forests across the planet is universally recognized as...

2014-05-29 16:22:11

Many Key States Will Benefit From Climate Action: AR, CO, FL, IA, IL, MI, MO, MN, NC, NV, OH, PA, and VA. WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first-ever limits on carbon pollution from power plants can save American households and business customers $37.4 billion on their electric bills in 2020 while creating more than 274,000 jobs, a Natural Resources Defense Council analysis shows. Those are among the tangible potential benefits of the anticipated limits on carbon...

2014-05-29 12:23:40

BOYERTOWN, Pa., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClimeCo Corporation (ClimeCo) has entered into an agreement with one of California's largest state utilities, Southern California Edison (SCE), to transact greenhouse gas (GHG) offset credits to satisfy the utility's compliance obligations under the California Air Resources Board's (ARB's) Cap-and-Trade Regulations. The agreement is the result of a Greenhouse Gas Offset Credit Request for Offers (GHG RFO) publicly issued by SCE on January...

2014-05-14 23:03:52

Sustainable Clothing Brand Has Been A Champion Of Wind Power Since 2005 Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 PrAna has worked to reduce its electricity consumption and replace its main energy source with wind power since 2005, helping to reduce harmful emissions that contribute to climate change and exceeding its own expectations for success. “Very early on at prAna, there was this energy around doing things in a more sustainable way,” said prAna’s founder, Beaver Theodosakis. “So...

2014-04-30 23:18:25

Technology company Cap-Op is sponsoring the Hydraulic Fracturing – An Environmental Perspective event at the Calgary Petroleum Club in Calgary, Alberta on May 29, 2014, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. They will be announcing their new software initiative to the industry. Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Cap-Op Energy, a leader in the field of carbon offset quantification technology, is sponsoring an event held at the Calgary Petroleum Club in Calgary, Alberta on May 29, 2014 called...

2014-04-30 12:24:33

By partnering with Sumitomo Corporation of Americas and BNB on a new 118-turbine wind farm, it marks the biggest long-term commitment to renewable energy use of any food manufacturing business in the United States MCLEAN, Va., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mars, Incorporated, in partnership with Sumitomo Corporation of Americas, announced an agreement today on a new 200MW wind farm that will generate 100% of the electricity needs of Mars' U.S. operations, which is comprised of 70...

2014-04-28 23:12:54

Firm Provides Green Power to Progressive New York Health Care Organization Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Renewable Choice Energy today announced that New York-based Glens Falls Hospital (GFH) has purchased green power from the Boulder firm to offset 50% of the company’s electricity consumption for the operations of its acute care hospital campus and 26 regional health care facilities for each of the next three years. 2014 marks the third consecutive year that GFH has worked with...


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