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Emissions Reduction Fund – A Transport Opportunity worth Taking?

I stand corrected. Last year I described the Direct Action replacement of the previous government’s carbon pricing mechanism as offering transport companies nothing, yet in the first Emission Reduction Fund (ERF) auction in April, transport group AHG was awarded a… 704 more words

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Ten dirtiest power companies in the USA


Duke Energy

Coal-fired power plants are the single biggest driver of global climate change in the United States. That’s why President Barack Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency is moving quickly to put the finishing touches on a new set of regulations, called the Clean Power Plan, that aim to reduce the nation’s overall carbon footprint 30 percent by 2030 by cracking down on emissions from the energy sector.

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Safe, low carbon, inexpensive: the renewable alternatives to fracking

 In its haste to get fracking, the UK Government is neglecting safe, clean alternatives that could be providing low-carbon gas and heat energy, writes Keith Barnham. 1,661 more words

The International Reporter

News: Taiwan Sets Markedly Reduced Carbon Emissions Target for 2050

Taiwan has taken a step forward in its efforts to reduce carbon emissions with the Legislature passing the ‘Greenhouse Gases Reduction and Management Act’ on June 16, which aims to cut down the emissions to less than half the level of 2005 by 2050, Focus Taiwan has reported. 38 more words

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China Academy of Building Research

Professor Stephen Lau from the National University of Singapore explains the routemap adopted by China towards Green Building development.

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