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2011-06-15 05:40:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today announces that it has selected CFM International's advanced LEAP(TM) engine to power 30 new Airbus A320neo aircraft scheduled to begin delivery in 2016.

2011-06-14 12:30:00

STAMFORD, Conn., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone knows a good shade tree can provide welcome relief from the blistering summer sun.

2011-06-11 00:00:28

Scientific Certification Systems (SCS) has verified the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Darkwoods carbon offset project, the first Canadian project verified to the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS). Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2011 Scientific Certification Systems (SCS) has verified the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Darkwoods carbon offset project, the first Canadian carbon offset project verified to the widely recognized Verified Carbon Standard (VCS), and the largest private...

2011-06-09 12:28:00

GHG Offsets Sold into California's Cap & Trade Program Could Provide Additional Income to US Rice Farmers SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental Defense Fund, in partnership with Winrock International, the California Rice Commission and the leading Arkansas rice industry associations and producers, will receive a $1.1 million USDA Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG) to demonstrate best practices for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from rice production...

2011-06-09 14:55:41

Evidence from benchmark sites across the tropics is proving that an integrated, multifunctional approach that allows for land-use sharing in agriculture, forests and other functions can achieve good results in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and raising food production levels.

2011-06-09 00:00:31

Brown Trucking Company announced today that it has become a Certified Carrier of the GREENWAY MILES program to provide customers with greater visibility and sustainability within their supply chain through a certified calculation of their per-mile carbon output and the option to offset that carbon. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 “GREENWAY MILES members and their shippers now have the ability to know exactly what their carbon footprint is and the cost of offsetting each mile,”...

2011-06-08 15:30:00

The Nature Conservancy of Canada Launches North America's Largest Forest Carbon Credit Project To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/nature-conservancy/ncc-darkwoods-carbon VANCOUVER, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Canada's leading private land conservation organization, announces the largest forest carbon project to date in North America.

2011-06-02 00:00:31

The carbon market’s premier contract and portfolio management software introduced today at CarbonExpo 2011 in Barcelona Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 Today, Carbonflow® Corp.

2011-06-01 14:29:00

Program rebates can save customers hundreds to thousands of dollars NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting today, June 1, 2011, Nicor Gas residential and business customers have more opportunities to save energy and money through the newly expanded Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program (EEP).

2011-05-26 11:06:29

One helpful action anyone can take in response to global warming is to plant trees and preserve forests.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.