Carbon Emissions

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Name: Carbon Emissions
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Illinois grapples with question of who owns energy data

Midwest Energy News: In an ideal world, smart meters paired with sophisticated sensors and software programs in homes across the country would allow people to constantly shift their habits and alter their energy use to save money and reduce carbon em ... [Published I360 Gov - 1 hour ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Toyota powers engine production facility with solar

Toyota has switched on a 13,000 solar panel installation at its UK engine production centre at Deeside in North Wales.The installation has the potential to generate up to 3,475,000 kWh of electricity, enough it’s claimed to provide up to 10% of all the ... [Published 2Degrees - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

China’s Carbon Emissions Down by 5%, Premier Li Says

China which is the largest carbon emitter is currently measures to cut down its carbon intensity which is also known as emissions per unit of GDP, by 16 to 17 percent by the end of 2015China’s carbon emission of carbon intensity has declined by 5 per ... [Published Industry Leaders Magazine - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Charge Ahead California Initiative Passes Overwhelmingly

A child’s drawing posted on the door of Assembly Member Christina Garcia of Southeast Los Angeles, outlines a vision of placing 1 million electric cars, trucks, and buses on California’s streets within 10 years – a vision that  moved one step closer to ... [Published NRDC Worldview - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

The Dirty Secret Behind Europe's Renewable Energy Industry

This story[1] was originally published by Grist[2] and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. If you're driving through the South and you see a denuded field filled with stubby new plantings where lush forest once stood, the blame ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

Energy-state Democrats slam Obama plan for international climate change pact

Sen. Mary Landrieu, chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, is an...Vulnerable Democrats from energy-producing states are unhappy with a move by President Obama to seal a climate change pact with world leaders.Sen. Mary Landrieu ... [Published Washington Examiner - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 3 reports

World’s existing power plants on track to pour 300b tons of carbon dioxide into atmosphere

Power plants constructed globally in 2012 alone will produce about 19 billion tons of CO2 during their existence.JEDDAH – The drive to meet the world’s ever-growing energy demand means that global power sector commitments – the projected lifetime carbon ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Tons of Emissions from Power Plants Are Already Locked In, Study Says

The world's existing power plants are on track to pour more than 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, and current monitoring standards often fail to take these long-term emissions into account, according to new research from scientists ... [Published Justmeans - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 8 reports

Obama May Be Bypassing Congress on Climate

President Obama reportedly wants to go around our elected officials to implement climate change regulations that will drive up energy costs for Americans. The New York Times is reporting that the administration is looking for ways to sidestep the Constitution ... [Published Heritage Foundation - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

The World’s Existing Power Plants Will Emit 300 Billion Tons Of Carbon Dioxide In Their Lifetimes

CREDIT: Shutterstock Existing power plants across the globe will emit over 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere before they retire, according to a new study published Tuesday. The new research, as reported by Science Daily, is ... [Published Think Progress - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Cleaner air helps pay for reducing carbon emissions

urbanfeel It has been a long time since we could reasonably ask whether something should be done about climate change. The much more interesting (and challenging) discussion revolves around the nitty-gritty of how best to do something about the problem. ... [Published Ars Technica - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Health Care Savings Can Far Outweigh Costs of Carbon Cutting Policies

Implementing policies to curb carbon emissions dramatically cuts health care costs associated with poor air quality — in some cases, by more than 10 times the cost of policy implementation, according to new research published in Nature Climate Change. ... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: FAR, Carbon, Healthcare

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"Our partnership with Zipcar supports our goal of reducing traffic and carbon emissions by providing an alternative to car ownership for commuters and residents" Shepherd said
"Yet, the report essentially recommends a winding back of the target, which would result in higher energy prices for consumers over the longer term, a substantial increase in greenhouse gas emissions – resulting in economic costs down the track – and pulling the rug out from underneath communities who need this investment most."
...integrity to help ensure transparency and confidence in a lower carbon economy," says Dave Knight of DNV GL USA & Canada Sustainability Services. "Validation and Verification of projects that help mitigate climate change is part of our corporate services, which also include adaptation to reduce risks of climate change. This is one of our top priorities for our company as a whole."
...  See free report "Making Network Standby More Efficient in Billions of Connected Devices" . from the International Energy Agency

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Zipcar expands into downtown Palo Alto [Published San Jose Mercury News - 43 mins ago]
'Ministers pledged RET compensation' [Published Guardian.co.uk - 45 mins ago]
DNV GL Earns Top-Ranking in 2014 Voluntary Carb... [Published Southeastgreen.com - 47 mins ago]
Tony Abbott May Break His Election Promise If G... [Published International Business Times Australia - 53 mins ago]
Nanogrids give microgrids a run for their money [Published Smart Grid Australia - 1 hour ago]
Illinois grapples with question of who owns ene... [Published I360 Gov - 1 hour ago]
Turning Waste Heat Into Air Conditioning [Published Asian Scientist - 1 hour ago]
Indonesia's national airline to start using pal... [Published Mongabay.com - 2 hours ago]
Gov. Inslee visits Bingen to discuss climate is... [Published White Salmon Enterprise - 2 hours ago]
See other executive actions Obama planning [Published WorldNetDaily - 2 hours ago]
China's Choice in Transitioning Away From an Oi... [Published Carnegie Endowment - 2 hours ago]
Arkansas stakeholders debate impact of proposed... [Published The City Wire - 3 hours ago]
Letter to the Editor: Dear American Patriot [Published Weekly News Journal - 3 hours ago]
Will the EPA carbon rule destroy jobs or create... [Published Arkansas Times - 4 hours ago]
President Obama's own inversion [Published Washington Examiner - 4 hours ago]
Media opportunity - Conference of international... [Published Medianet - 4 hours ago]
'Green News Report' - August 28, 2014 [Published The BRAD BLOG - 4 hours ago]
Dick Warburton says climate sceptic views did n... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - 4 hours ago]
Conservative Media's "Off-The-Rails" Claim Abou... [Published Media Matters for America - 5 hours ago]
Beckel Admits Obama’s New Climate Plan ‘Clearly... [Published Daily Caller - 5 hours ago]
Forward-Looking Analyses are Key to Comparing C... [Published Environmental Defense - 5 hours ago]
Reaching for the sun: Unlocking solar energy fo... [Published United Nations Development Program - 5 hours ago]
'The Devil Is in the Details': Documenting Carb... [Published Newswise - 5 hours ago]
Climate Response Goes Local [Published Brookings Institution - 6 hours ago]
Reviews calls for energy target reform (The Wes... [Published West Australian - 6 hours ago]
Millennials Love SUVs As Much As Their Parents [Published Gas 2 - 6 hours ago]
Nissan Micra Acenta Connect 0% APR Hire Purchase [Published Motoring-UK - 6 hours ago]
Multnomah County courthouse project: 5 more tak... [Published Oregonian - 6 hours ago]
How to Make Air Conditioning More Energy Efficient [Published Mother Earth News - 6 hours ago]
Bring in carbon taxes [Published Dhaka Tribune - 6 hours ago]
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'Green News Report' - August 28, 2014 [Published The BRAD BLOG - 4 hours ago]
  IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Fire and explosion at Indiana refinery with a history of exploding; UN climate report warns of 'irreversible' global warming; Million-dollar fines for oil and chemical spills; Renewable energy now ...
Chile Is Poised To Pass South America’s First C... [Published Think Progress - 7 hours ago]
Chile’s Atacama Desert. CREDIT: Shutterstock It’s a big year for fighting climate change in Chile. A carbon tax is set to go before its House of Representatives next week, as part of a larger tax reform package that includes measures intended to fight ...
An Actual Exit from Climate Hell [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 10 hours ago]
by Bill McKibben Earlier today I went after libertarians for their troubles with climate change. But it’s conservatives in general that have been the real hypocrites here, given that the least conservative thing you can possibly imagine would be running ...
Britain Announces Plans For The Next Generation... [Published Think Progress - 11 hours ago]
One of London’s double-decker, hybrid fuel technology buses. CREDIT: AP Photo / Matt Dunham Trains and buses of the low and even emissions-free variety are on the rise in Britain, evidenced by two new projects underway in the country. On Thursday, ...
Natural gas in China: Shale game [Published The Economist - Business - 12 hours ago]
IN 2012 China’s main planning agency, the National Development and Reform Commission, declared that the country would produce 60 billion-100 billion cubic metres of shale gas a year in 2020. It needed those forecasts to be accurate.They weren’t. Wu Xinxiong, ...
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Threat from global warming heightened in latest... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 31 2014]
'Eco' coal pellets to help Poland cut emissions [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 06 2014]
'Eco' coal pellets to help Poland cut emissions [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Mar 06 2014]
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Zipcar Electrifies Sacramento With Addition of ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 25 2014]
ANS Encourages States to Utilize Nuclear Techno... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 03 2014]
Texas Environmental Leaders Applaud Landmark Cl... [Published Financial Services - Jun 02 2014]
National Grid Supports EPA Efforts to Reduce Gr... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 02 2014]
ACORE Statement on EPA Carbon Regulations for E... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 02 2014]
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