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2012-01-06 13:35:00

The World Bank's new greenhouse gas accounting methodology was approved under the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS). The methodology is based on the Western Kenya Smallholder Agriculture Carbon Finance project. Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) January 06, 2012 Scientific Certification Systems (SCS) has assessed the World Bank´s new methodology for estimating the emission reductions resulting from adoption of sustainable agricultural practices. The new methodology was approved under the Verified...

2011-12-12 08:00:00

Asiaâs Best Carbon Markets Service Provider has chosen Janus Corporate Solutions as its corporate services partner in Singapore for the third year running. Singapore (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Asiaâs leading carbon markets service provider, General Carbon, has chosen the leading Singapore corporate services agency, Janus Corporate Solutions, as its compliance services partner for the third consecutive year. The ongoing partnership is a testament to...

2011-11-16 07:15:40

When biomass is combusted the carbon that once was bound in the growing tree is released into the atmosphere. For this reason, bioenergy is often considered carbon dioxide neutral. Research at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, however, shows that this is a simplification. The use of bioenergy may affect ecosystem carbon stocks, and it can take anything from 2 to 100 years for different biofuels to achieve carbon dioxide neutrality. "Using a tree as biofuel creates a carbon dioxide debt...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'