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Ciao Carbon!

Having consciously avoided emitting excessive carbon for the past 20 years, I am about to embark on a carbon creating extravaganza.  While there is no justification for this behaviour, I thought it likely that others who generally try to live low(ish) carbon lives might find my dilemma and attempts to justify it amusing. 1,687 more words

Want to reduce your carbon footprint? Take a cue from the Manulife LPGA Classic!

At this year’s Manulife LPGA Classic, it’s not just the greens that are green. The whole event has been designed to be as eco-friendly as possible. 316 more words

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Online Purchasing Creates Opportunities to Lower the Life Cycle Carbon Footprints of Consumer Products

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (August 30, 2016 v113 n35 p9780-9785; doi: 10.1073/pnas.1522211113) / by Steven C. Isley, et al.
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A major barrier to reducing greenhouse emissions from economic consumption involves information about product supply chains. 103 more words

Energy And Climate

Tracking GHG Emissions in a Regional ISO: California Stands Alone in the West

When the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) released its original Proposed Principles of Governance for a regional independent system operator (ISO), it included a proposal for the development of a methodology to track and account for emissions that are attributable to California load and resources located in California and out-of state resources serving California load.  1,000 more words

Energy

Useful Carbon Offsets Links and Discussions

Hello guys, In this Post I have, as you can guess from the title, listed out some of the useful links and websites that specifically focuses on carbon offsets. 290 more words

Rahul Acharya Writing

Clean road transport game plan

Enjoyed reading Prime Mover magazine’s recent sustainability report series. Signing the COP21 Paris accord certainly does accelerate the need for a commercial road transport industry game plan to lead Australian business and government policy responses or we’ll be left wondering what happened post-2020. 509 more words

Low Carbon

Week 4: sustainable flying, really?

As I mentioned in my last post, we’re going to Norway! The last few days of my Plastic Free July will be spent on a plane, in Oslo and on a bike somewhere between Oslo and Trondheim. 356 more words

Plastic Free July