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Carbon Captured and Stored in Wood for 400,000 Years

Carbon dioxide (CO2) is produced by volcanoes, vehicle exhaust, factories, power plants, and decaying plants and animals. It is one of several “greenhouse” gasses that trap heat from the sun. 486 more words

Carbon Capture

Matchmaking Mission on ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN BUILDINGS 08 – 12 August 2016 - São Paulo - Brazil

JBraz Architecture and Engineering will be participating in Matchmaking Mission on ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN BUILDINGS  from Low Carbon Brazil , in São Paulo in 08 – 12 August 2016. 115 more words

Building Efficient

Living Smart in Australia

The ‘Living Smart’ programme

Once again, Marianne (our Wilmslow Transitioner currently living in Australia) gives us news of the ‘Living Smart’ programme she is attending.  Here is Part 4… 201 more words

Environment

Kingspan Insulated Panels wins Manufacturer of the Year

Kingspan Insulated Panels has won ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ at the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards 2016, the prestigious awards programme that recognises the businesses, NGOs and executives across the UK that are turning sustainability pledges into reality. 273 more words

Energy

French fossil fuels aligning with global Climate Change goals

Credit should be given where it’s due.   Our global Fossil Fuel giants are under growing pressure from investors to demonstrate how they are integrating the risks associated with climate change (including effectively tackling climate change) into their business plans.  712 more words

Business calls on governments to ratify the Paris Agreement

LONDON: The second Business & Climate Summit – convened by a network of partners that represent over 6 million businesses worldwide – today called for swifter government action on climate and the ratification of the Paris Agreement without further delay. 406 more words

Climate Change

Direct Solar Energy in Kenya

As I was driving home today, I heard a radio commentator say that the cost of solar has gone way down. John has solar now and can actually sell some of the energy produced back to the utility. 392 more words