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Carbon Credits Explained

WHAT IS A CARBON CREDIT?

A Carbon Credit is created when the equivalent of one metric ton of carbon dioxide is prevented from entering the atmosphere. 471 more words

Royce Monteverdi

Week 4/5 Play and Reflect - How to unfuck the planet.

Hi Everyone,

Here is how this is going to work. I’ll introduce and explain the app I had a play with and then I’m going to embed my reflect video down the bottom. 515 more words

Facebook

Social cost of carbon is $220

Two researchers at Stanford University estimate that the social cost of carbon on the global economy is actually about USD 220 for each tonnes of carbon dioxide emitted. 239 more words

News

4 Tips to Help you Make your Company’s e-Commerce Site More Sustainable

With the holidays just around the corner, many of us avoided the chaos of shopping malls and opted for making our purchases online.

If you’re a social entrepreneur or a business owner, you know just how important e-commerce is to your company. 677 more words

Accountability

Fueling actions on climate change in Alberta

Climate change is a global issue, with people all over the world researching ways to limit human impacts on our climate. In Alberta, we’ve been working on this for a while, like in 2007 when we introduced… 613 more words

Climate Change

Number 85 - Offset my carbon footprint

Yesterday I calculated my carbon footprint and then made a donation to The Nature Conservancy that ‘offset’ my greenhouse gases for this year.

Unfortunately, offsetting emissions is not a solution to the environmental issues resulting from our lifestyles and consumption patterns: only decreasing actual emissions does this. 31 more words

2014

The Carbon Footprint of Skiing...

This weekend was opening day in most places across the country. For me that meant two things: 1. Teton Gravity Research‘s annual ski movie and 2. 406 more words

Ski The East