Latest Greenhouse gas accounting Stories

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...

2011-12-02 08:00:00

Cleargreen Advisors has launched a scope 3 greenhouse gas emissions accounting and reporting service to help companies measure the greenhouse gas impacts, risks, and opportunities across their entire value chain. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Sustainability consulting firm Cleargreen Advisors has launched a new service to help companies develop Scope 3 (value chain) greenhouse gas emissions inventories. In addition to years of carbon accounting and reporting experience, Cleargreen...

2009-12-01 07:07:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) announced today the launch of a new initiative that will establish a large and dynamic community of individuals and organizations concerned with climate change and involved in the management of greenhouse gas emissions globally. The New Membership Program from GHGMI is a first of its kind, and is open to any individual or organization that is interested in connecting with like-minded...

2009-11-30 16:07:26

Special issue of Waste Management & Research Waste management is increasingly gaining the recognition that it deserves as a major contributor to mitigating climate change. But with at least four different methods of accounting for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions currently in play, it is vitally important to ensure that all stakeholders are counting emissions accurately and transparently. A study released this week in a special issue of the journal Waste Management & Research published...

2009-10-23 08:00:00

ISLANDIA, N.Y., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CA, Inc. (Nasdaq: CA), today announced it has been accredited by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for the ability to meet the CDP's standards for calculating and reporting carbon with CA ecoGovernance, part of CA's ecoSoftware solution providing energy, carbon, and sustainability management software. This is a significant milestone, as the CDP maintains the world's largest database of primary corporate climate change data and has...

2008-12-03 15:31:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system, announced today that seven organizations have been accredited under a new program that facilitates the inventory and reduction of greenhouse gases (GHG) from the environment. These validation and/or verification bodies (VVBs) are the first to be recognized under the ANSI pilot accreditation program that was launched in February...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'