Carbon Neutral

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First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

U celebrates five years of sustainability efforts

This fall, the University of Minnesota is celebrating five years of sustainability efforts.University Services kick-started the “It All Adds Up” campaign in 2009 with the goal of reducing energy consumption on campus and creating a greener community.While ... [Published Minnesota Daily - 22 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Can Algae Power Our World?

It has often been used as a farmland fertilizer, and in some communities it is eaten as a vegetable, but now researchers believe that seaweed could power our cars and heat our homes  too.The seaweed is being scooped up from the Baltic Sea, along Sweden’s ... [Published EarthTechling - 4 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Microsoft by the numbers: 0.99, 84.3, 10,000, 1,200,000, 1,000,000,000

Microsoft advanced its three-year commitment to create opportunities for 300 million youth by 2015 under the Microsoft YouthSpark has created education, employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for 227 million youth since launch, including 124 million ... [Published Neowin.net - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

This Is How America Will Stamp Out Our Carbon Footprint

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City Millions of people in Southern California were under an excessive heat warning a few weeks ago. The Los Angeles Unified School District cancelled outdoor sporting events and more than 100 San Diego ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Oakland International set to become first global carbon neutral supply chain provider

20 October 2014Providing retail partners with extra data on how their supply chain is greenerOakland International has significantly accelerated its path to carbon neutrality, already reaching their 2020 CO2 emissions target six years ahead of schedule, ... [Published Analytiqa - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Scottish university plans on-site renewables projects

The University of St Andrews in Fife, Scotland (pictured) is advancing its plans to become carbon neutral with two large-scale renewable energy projects.Kenly Wind farm was approved in October 2013 and once built will consist of six 2 MW wind turbines ... [Published Cogeneration & On-Site Power Production - 12 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Down to nothing

Tuesday Oct 21Following a substantial rebranding exercise, Exeter based Zero Carbon Future is now calling itself Zero. The company offers a one-stop renewables shop, providing carbon neutral heating products, from biomass boilers to heat pumps and solar ... [Published PHAM News - 18 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

East Midlands business round-up: October 21

Castle redevelopment brings deputy director of the Science Museum back to her home townThe £24 million redevelopment of Nottingham Castle is bringing a high-flying businesswoman back home to her roots.Leicester project The Carbon Tree aims to help businesses ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

First CO2 neutral Towed Jet Sweepers for Swedish Airports

Author: Aebi SchmidtThe state-owned company Swedavia aims to make all 10 airports in Sweden carbon-neutral year 2020. In partnership with the Volvo Group, started therefor Aebi Schmidt to develop what is today the world’s first “Green runway Sweeper (Jet ... [Published International Airport Review - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Dutch pioneer the carbon-saving retrofit blitz, “wrapping” each home in 10 days

| By Rod Sweet The Netherlands is pioneering a rapid-action housing retrofit scheme that makes homes carbon-neutral in just 10 days by wrapping them with external insulation and capping them with better roofs and solar panels.The Dutch government has ... [Published Global Construction Review - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sundog Cider Offers Solar Cider Tour

Cider tastings, building tours, and a day filled with the people and operations that allow Sundog Ciders come to life. Jody Rael, owner of Sundog Solar, Solaqua Power & Art, and Kling Magnetics, invites the public to tour the solar powered building that ... [Published Chronogram Arts Culture Spirt - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

St Andrews plan carbon neutral university

Plans for Scotland’s oldest university to become the UK’s first carbon-neutral institution came a step closer this week - when plans for abiomass development at an old paper mill were approved, The Scotsman has reported.The St Andrews University is to ... [Published H&V News - Oct 20 2014]

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...21st thru 23rd at the eCarTec trade show in Munich. There's no word on eventual commercial availability, although TUM has stated that "The total cost of ownership, including initial investment and operating costs, will be lower than that of a comparable combustion engine car."
...For example, more factory management responded affirmatively to the question "Is there a way workers can submit a written complaint when they have a work related-problem?" than workers did...
"The CDP rating is considered one of the most important climate protection ratings in the world. Therefore, it is a special distinction for our company to have been ranked third among all participating telecommunications companies in the German-speaking area. We do not only want to live up to our responsibility towards the environment but we also see considerable economic benefits in reducing our energy consumption" said Hannes Ametsreiter, CEO Telekom Austria Group and A1, on the occasion of the Award Ceremony held in Munich (Germany) last Thursday
...the Siemens solution, supported by Auconet technology," said Matthias Seifert , Siemens Group Manager for Platform Products in Railway Operations. "After intense research, we recognized Auconet BICS as the only real time network management and security system able to persistently control and monitor the complete railway system network. It is an essential technology component for providing the security and safety of the railway infrastructure."

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A Transplanted Life - For Good [Published Pro Bono Australia - 1 hour ago]
Can Algae Power Our World? [Published EarthTechling - 4 hours ago]
Finished Visio.M electric concept car revealed ... [Published Gizmag - 7 hours ago]
Microsoft by the numbers: 0.99, 84.3, 10,000, 1... [Published Neowin.net - 9 hours ago]
This Is How America Will Stamp Out Our Carbon F... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 10 hours ago]
Penn Launches Climate Action Plan 2.0 [Published University of Pennsylvania - 10 hours ago]
Penn announces renewed sustainability plan [Published The Daily Pennsylvanian - 10 hours ago]
Can the European Investment Bank move ahead of ... [Published CEE Bankwatch Network - 10 hours ago]
Oakland International set to become first globa... [Published Analytiqa - 11 hours ago]
Scottish university plans on-site renewables pr... [Published Cogeneration & On-Site Power Production - 12 hours ago]
Urban Design, Sustainability Discussed at This ... [Published The University of Tennessee, Knoxville - 12 hours ago]
Marks & Spencer Polls Over 60,000 Workers in Fi... [Published Individual.com - 15 hours ago]
3rd Annual Emirates GBC Congress Delegates Tour... [Published Dubai City Guide - 17 hours ago]
Down to nothing [Published PHAM News - 18 hours ago]
TELEKOM AUSTRIA : Leading in International Clim... [Published 4 Traders - 18 hours ago]
Marks & Spencer Polls Over 60,000 Workers in Fi... [Published theCSRfeed - 19 hours ago]
GSMA Provides New Details for Mobile World Cong... [Published Wall Street Select - 19 hours ago]
Kelp to Bio Oil at High Efficiency [Published New Energy and Fuel - 20 hours ago]
SIEMENS : Auconet to Supply Technology for Cope... [Published 4 Traders - 21 hours ago]
U celebrates five years of sustainability efforts [Published Minnesota Daily - 22 hours ago]
East Midlands business round-up: October 21 [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 22 hours ago]
B.C. to LNG producers: comply, offset or pay [Published BCBusiness Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
SRU continues 'Flaunt Your Fleece' [Published Noodls - Oct 21 2014]
September 2014 quarterly update [Published Noodls - Oct 21 2014]
Update on the California High Speed Rail System [Published JD Supra - Oct 20 2014]
Microsoft publishes its Annual Citizenship Repo... [Published The Official Microsoft Blog – News and Perspect ... - Oct 20 2014]
Naval Facilities Energy Initiatives manager goe... [Published Impact Lab - Oct 20 2014]
Russia’s Karelian Republic shift to biomass fo... [Published Bellona Foundation - Oct 20 2014]
Head for the hills this festive season [Published e-Travel Blackboard - Oct 20 2014]
Univ. of Md. junior wins sustainability award f... [Published DiamondbackOnline.com - Oct 20 2014]
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This Is How America Will Stamp Out Our Carbon F... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 10 hours ago]
Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City Millions of people in Southern California were under an excessive heat warning a few weeks ago. The Los Angeles Unified School District cancelled outdoor sporting events and more than 100 San Diego ...
Marks & Spencer Polls Over 60,000 Workers in Fi... [Published theCSRfeed - 19 hours ago]
Using Labor Link technology, M&S has gathered anonymous worker feedback on topics including working conditions and health & safety SOURCE: Good World Solutions DESCRIPTION: October 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Marks & Spencer (M&S) has scaled up its use ...
Kelp to Bio Oil at High Efficiency [Published New Energy and Fuel - 20 hours ago]
Khanh-Quang Tran, an associate professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s (NTNU) Department of Energy and Process Engineering turns 79% of kelp into bio-oil. Kelp, also known as seaweed, offers all of the advantages of a biofuel ...
Microsoft publishes its Annual Citizenship Repo... [Published The Official Microsoft Blog – News and Perspect ... - Oct 20 2014]
On Monday, we published the Microsoft 2014 Citizenship Report . Microsoft’s citizenship commitments, to serve our communities and fulfill our responsibilities to the public, are based on our core belief that these commitments and actions contribute ...
Seaweed Problem Could Provide Biofuel Solution [Published Ecology Global Network - Oct 19 2014]
Biofuels are controversial because they are often produced from food crops or grown on farmland, but a common algae found in abundance around coastlines and clogging up beaches may be the answer. By Paul Brown Saccharina latissima or sugar kelp. Photo ...
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