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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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2009-04-14 06:40:26

Representative Edward Markey said Monday that the threat of tighter regulation by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) should subdue industry opposition to a cap-and-trade market on greenhouse gas emissions.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.