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Forest Are The Foundation Of Sustainable Societies
2014-03-24 07:46:45

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) Trees are what made the Earth habitable for mammals, and destruction of forests will lead to the ultimate destruction of mammals -- including humans The value of forests and tree-based ecosystems extends far beyond carbon sequestration; they are the foundation of sustainable societies. A new report, launched in Jakarta, Indonesia on 21 March - the International Day of Forests – promotes REDD+ and the Green Economy as together providing a new...

2014-03-12 00:22:02

DUBLIN, Ireland, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lshfhr/global_activated) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Activated Carbon Market - Forecasts to 2016" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lshfhr/global_activated ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) One of the main trends witnessed in the Global...

2014-03-08 23:02:45

Carbon Brokering Program, created by Regan Hardy, is a new system that teaches people how to develop their carbon brokering business efficiently. The Carbon Brokering Program review on the site Vinamy.com points out if the system is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 08, 2014 Carbon Brokering Program is a newly updated system that provides helpful ways to earn money in global warming. It was created by Regan Hardy, an entrepreneur and air expert. Many people have used the system to...

2014-03-04 23:25:34

Cap-Op’s Distributed Energy Efficiency Project Platform (DEEPP) is a cloud-based platform designed to lower the barriers in conducting energy efficiency projects by lowering quantification costs up to 50% and by creating predictable offset revenue. Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Cap-Op Energy, a leader in the field of carbon offset technology, is pleased to announce that their revolutionary Distributed Energy Efficiency Project Platform (DEEPP) will open to their charter...

2014-03-03 12:23:00

LONDON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercury is a toxic metal that presents a serious threat both to the environment and human health. Exposure to mercury can destroy the human nervous system and permanently damage the brain, heart and immune system. With around half of mercury emissions in the USA coming from coal-fired power plants, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has introduced a new mercury control rule, which will become effective in April 2015....

2014-03-03 08:24:52

SEOUL, South Korea, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yvo de Boer, the current KPMG Global Chairman of the Climate Change & Sustainability Services (CC&S) and former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), has been appointed as head of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140303/HK75190 ) Succeeding Howard Bamsey, Mr. de Boer will lead the Seoul-based international organization as...

2014-02-27 16:21:31

Company exceeds greenhouse gas reduction goal CHICAGO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] has received a Climate Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in recognition of its success in managing and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management Award for Goal Achievement was awarded to Boeing by the EPA in collaboration with the Association of Climate Change Officers, the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions...

2014-02-27 12:32:08

DUBLIN, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d6jk2l/it_and_telecom) has announced the addition of the "IT & Telecom Costs 2014-2015 - Large Nordic companies' budgets & forecasts" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d6jk2l/it_and_telecom ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) IT & Telecom Costs 2014-2015 - Large Nordic...

2014-02-27 08:31:43

ALBANY, New York, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketResearchReports.Biz includes new market research report "Global 3D Printing (Polyjet, FDM, SLS, SLA) Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, And Forecast, 2013 - 2019" to its large collection of research report The 3D printing market has seen rapid growth in recent years due to its increasing applications across different sectors Such as consumer products and electronics, automotive, medical,...

Mitigating Climate Change Through Livestock System Transitions
2014-02-26 08:16:51

[ Watch the Video: Changing Livestock Diets Could Help Reduce Emissions ] International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis Livestock production is responsible for 12% of human-related greenhouse gas emissions, primarily coming from land use change and deforestation caused by expansion of agriculture, as well as methane released by the animals themselves, with a lesser amount coming from manure management and feed production. “There is a lot of discussion about reduction of meat...