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What is My Carbon Footprint and What Do I Do About It?

We often hear pleas to reduce our carbon footprint, but what does that mean and how can you do it? According to Wikipedia, a carbon footprint is defined as the total emissions caused by an individual, event, organization, or product. 353 more words

Infrastructure

Rolling your own carbon offset scheme

Before going any further here, I want to make it clear that I’m well aware of the shortcomings of carbon offsetting, wonderfully satirised by the folks behind Cheat Neutral… 496 more words

Opinions

Carbon offset project could provide inspiration for Caribbean countries

A Costa Rican carbon offset project could have application for many countries in Central America and the Caribbean.

Costa Rican coffee farmers are receiving 25,000 free trees as part of an initiative to tackle climate change started by Canadian company, … 498 more words

Industry News

Urban Offsets Localises Carbon Offsetting

Urban Offsets is a non-profit organisation that works with businesses and airlines looking to offset carbon emissions. They “plant and care for trees in places where companies operate, and where their employees and customers live”. 7 more words

Environment

Cop 23 starts tomorrow!!

Since the begining of the second half of 2017, there has been alot of buzz on the upcoming COP23 in Bonn, Germany. It is great to see that like every other high level governmental discussions, the COP over the years has gained incredible momentum and has made the issues of climate and the enviornment a big part of countries´ agenda. 149 more words

Environment

What Is A Carbon Offset?

“EC. Climate Change Key Terms. Carbon offset = A unit of carbon dioxide (CO2) equivalent that is reduced, avoided, or sequestered to compensate for emissions occurring elsewhere.” 113 more words

Change Leadership

Let's Carbon offset our flights

Booking a trip to the Alaska of blue water… or a one week adventure package to Costa Rica where you can see volcanoes while sipping on tea in the tree-houses… 530 more words

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