Latest greenhouse gas emissions Stories

2009-05-19 15:45:00

Leaders of the world's cities heard from former US President Bill Clinton at the C40 Large Cities Climate Summit, where he urged them to act swiftly to save the planet for their grandchildren.

2009-05-19 06:45:00

New Clinton Climate Initiative program to demonstrate economic, environmental strategies for sustainable urban growth DESTINY, Fla., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Destiny, Florida, America's first eco-sustainable city, was announced today as one among 16 founding projects of the Climate Positive Development Program, a Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI) program that will support the development of large-scale urban projects that demonstrate cities can grow in ways that are "climate positive." Climate...

2009-05-19 05:00:00

Project Two Degrees Demonstrated at C40 Summit in Seoul, Korea SEATTLE, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- In an ongoing effort to combat global climate change, Ascentium Corporation announced today its partnership with the Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI), a project of the William J.

2009-05-13 06:33:31

According to an audit revealed on Tuesday, the Canadian government is failing to measure reductions in the nation’s greenhouse gas emissions, as required by law.

2009-05-11 14:50:00

Most nations have submitted less-than-ambitious proposals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the months leading up to the UN convention on climate change in Copenhagen in December.

2009-05-05 06:00:00

Clean Air Pledge Asks Residents to Take Steps to Improve Air Quality and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions WASHINGTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore based non-profit, Clean Air Partners joins the U.S.

2009-04-23 09:39:00

Allowances, Feedstock Treatment, Fuel Switching, Competitiveness of Energy-Intensive Manufacturers Among Areas of Focus ARLINGTON, Va., April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the U.S.

2009-04-22 12:01:00

PROVIDENCE, RI, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lights Out, Green In, a nonprofit that promotes conservation, and lawmakers from coast to coast have joined forces during Earth Week in an effort to raise awareness of a simple way to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

2009-04-17 13:37:21

The Earth’s forests serve as crucial carbon sinks due to their ability to absorb greenhouse gases, but that ability is "at risk of being lost entirely", according to a new United Nations report.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.