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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...

2014-04-25 23:08:42

Firm Provides Green Power to More EPA Program Participants Than Any Other Supplier Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Renewable Choice Energy today announced that it provides green power to 279 EPA Green Power Partners, more than any other supplier. The company supplies upwards of 3.8 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of green power in the form of renewable energy credits (RECs) to some of the top U.S. purchasers, per the recent Top 100 Green Power Partnership (GPP) listing released by the...

2014-04-22 23:01:29

Oasis Energy chooses Earth Day to introduce their Clean Gas plans in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Oasis Energy becomes one of the first energy suppliers in the Northeast to offer 100% carbon offset natural gas plans. Oasis Energy’s Clean Gas plans help reduce the overall effects of carbon pollution by neutralizing all of the estimated CO2 emissions associated with a customer’s usage. Reducing CO2 emissions is important to many...

2014-04-22 16:24:33

Survey Shows Cities Are Curbing Carbon Emissions in City Operations and Citywide WASHINGTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Conference of Mayors today released findings of a climate survey, showing that cities with a mayoral pledge or formal city council action to curb carbon emissions are making progress on their goals, with two-thirds reporting quantifiable reductions in emissions from city operations and one-third for citywide emissions....


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