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TWP Joins the Wanderlust Festival's Greening Team

We are excited to join the Wanderlust Festival’s Greening Team this year! We will be providing travel offsets to guests as well as offsetting the emissions from the production of each festival. 119 more words

Corporate Partnerships

Kemper Ewectwicity by Tweety Bird

A typical coal plant is 1000 MW and used to cost 1 billion to build. This Mississippi disaster is now breaking a record for stupid.

EPA

UN Climate Chief Gets a Case of Egomania

This Figueres is an excellent example of often wrong, never in doubt. She wants to control fossil fuel reserves?

Clean Energy

The Final Warning Bell

The final warning bell has been rung by a UN Climate Change report.  The ongoing destruction of the remaining tropical rain forests and the advance of the pine beetle into the extreme north has contributed to 1/5th of the carbon being delivered into our precious atmosphere, much more than all the motorized vehicles, ships and factories on the planet.  349 more words

Six ideas to jumpstart your event's carbon weight loss plan

500,000 pounds! Pretty dramatic weight loss for an event that in 2011 weighed 1.8 million pounds.

In 2011, when Oracle OpenWorld began measuring the carbon footprint of onsite logistics, the event produced 828 metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent emissions. 545 more words

Case Studies

Carbon Offsets Only Get Us Half-Way There

I love the idea of Carbon Offsets – companies that use clean energy instead of carbon-based energy get a special kind of “credit” for the amount used, which they can turn around and sell to the more carbon-dependent companies. 1,028 more words

Money