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2011-12-02 08:00:00

In a report published recently by independent analyst firm Verdantix, Carbon-Clear.com has been recognised as one of the UKâs foremost sustainability consulting firms. (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Carbon Clear advises companies globally on carbon management, including calculating carbon footprints, advising how best to reduce emissions and how to develop an effective carbon offsetting strategy. The Green Quadrant Sustainability Business Consulting 2011 report is based on an...

2011-11-16 17:50:00

carboNZero certification has been achieved by Dove Medical Press, the first medical and scientific publisher to become carbon neutral by measuring, managing, reducing and mitigating the emissions they canât reduce by purchasing verified carbon credits. The emissions for the 2010-2011 period were verified by an independent auditor at 10.61 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents. This is equivalent to the emissions created from driving around 45,000km in a medium sized petrol car....

2011-11-12 08:00:00

Use of renewable energy to shrink carbon footprint Sheffield (PRWEB) November 12, 2011 Bayer MaterialScience LLC, announced that a comprehensive initiative on the use of alternative energy sources at its sheet products operations will reduce its future carbon footprint by 20%. The announcement follows the award of a new energy contract to Hess that will increase the amount of power Bayer receives from renewable sources. The Bayer sheet business worked in tandem with World Energy Solutions,...

2011-10-26 07:00:00

At a recent party conference, the UK chancellor highlighted the need to continue to reduce business carbon emissions, but at a sustainable rate which allows business to continue to grow. The UK has the world's toughest targets for cutting the carbon emissions that create global warming, but how do businesses begin the process of managing their carbon impact? (PRWEB) October 26, 2011 Businesses around the world are increasingly looking for ways to be greener and to reduce their carbon...


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