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China’s Per Person Carbon Footprint Growing Rapidly
2012-07-20 09:49:17

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online China´s per capita carbon emissions are now on par with those of Europe as the country´s carbon footprint skyrocketed in 2011, rising by 9 percent, or the equivalent of an extra 6.5 tons of gas for each resident, according to data released on Wednesday. China has long been a powerhouse when it comes to carbon emissions, becoming the largest emitter of CO2 in 2006. However, the per capita emissions have always remained...

2012-07-17 23:02:30

As Consumers Fear Power Bill Hike from Carbon Tax, Everest Electrical Enhances Services to Help Public Save on Energy Costs Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) July 17, 2012 Australia is currently making global headlines with the launching of the carbon tax as the centre of the government´s sweeping policies to fight against climate change. Described as “the most comprehensive carbon price scheme outside Europe,” electrical bills will now include a fee for every tonne of carbon...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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