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

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.

Climate Talks Stall As Bonn Meeting Ends
2012-05-28 09:58:57

The latest round of climate talks stalled on Friday in Bonn, Germany as government delegates couldn’t resolve how to share the burden of reducing man-made global warming.

Measuring CO2 To Help Fight Global Warming
2012-05-15 06:46:02

University of Utah and Harvard scientists develop way to enforce future greenhouse gas treaty

2012-03-14 20:53:05

The United Nations (UN) global carbon market requires substantial reform because it too often fails to support the projects and people it is meant to help.

2012-02-20 11:00:00

InPro is first in its industry to commit to reducing CO2 emissions in shipping via the UPS carbon neutral shipping program.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.