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UPS Recognized with EPA Climate Leadership Award

One of our top enterprise sustainability goals is to reduce our greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from transportation relative to our shipping volume. Successful execution of our global GHG reduction strategy enabled us to reach our goal to achieve a 10 percent reduction in carbon intensity in 2016 three years ahead of schedule. 255 more words

Sustainability

A Note on our Keynote Speakers

On Saturday and Sunday, April 25 and 26, the Grey Havens Group will be hosting its symposium, Real Myth and Mithril: Delving into Fantasy Literature… 362 more words

Tolkien

Whitehaven Coal Mine, Maules Creek

Here I am near the entrance to the Maules Creek mine on Tuesday, with the beginnings of a gathering of roughly eighty people waiting for Gomeroi elders to arrive. 1,091 more words

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Measuring Emissions.. A better way

In today’s world, cities are responsible for about 70% of global carbon dioxide emissions. Therefore, it is of upmost importance that we begin to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in cities. 927 more words

Sustainability Research Topics

Climate engineering - lifeline or folly?

Climate engineering is a term used to describe a process that will intentionally alter the energy balance of the earth. Energy balance simply means that the energy going into (sunlight) a system (the earth) is counted against energy coming out (infrared) to determine if the system is changing or stable. 488 more words

Things as They Are Meant to Be Seen: The Inklings and Aesthetic Theory (A Forgotten Rehearsal)

Did you know that the Grey Havens Group is planning a Real Myth and Mithril Symposium for 2015? We have some very impressive talent lined up for this event. 319 more words

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Greenhouse Gas Protocol: Neue Scope 2-Guidance veröffentlicht

Nach langen und teils intensiven Abstimmungen hat das Greenhouse Gas Protocol nun seine finalen Richtlinien für die Berechnung von Scope 2-Emissionen vorgestellt.

(http://www.ghgprotocol.org/scope_2_guidance ). 458 more words

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