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Dubai Police on path to zero carbon police force

More than 20 Dubai Police officers completed a three-day Energy Management System training (EnMS) programme that will help the force reach its ‘Zero Carbon Police Force’ initiative. 489 more words


Zero-Carbon Homes – recent UK Government announcements

29 July 2015

Article by Graham Winter, National Assembly for Wales Research Service

Zero-Carbon Homes are dwellings that have very high energy efficiency performance and have no net carbon emissions from energy use.  832 more words


Hansen et al.

Global Warming

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Tamino weighs in on the Hyper-Anthropocene paper by Hansen, Sato, et al, references in my postings here as https://hypergeometric.wordpress.com/2015/07/23/welcome-to-the-hyper-anthropocene/ and https://hypergeometric.wordpress.com/2015/07/27/professor-james-hansen-responds-and-explains/

Amber Rudd Green?

If the Tories want to achieve any progress on climate emission reductions, and its not clear that they do want to, despite the Rt Hon Amber Rudd’s speech last week, then they have to set out clear market signals that they mean to do so and that they will do so in a way that supports a market which lasts beyond this Parliament. 1,303 more words


Mainstream sustainability - no need for treehugging

After learning that Fremantle is one of only two council’s in Australia to be certified under the One Planet Guidelines – a vision for a greater sustainable world, which takes into account 10 key principles, I was curious to further explore what the principles were and how they may be adopted at an individual level. 683 more words


Zero Carbon - Zero Chance

The axing of the zero-carbon housing legislation yesterday put an end to a decade of efforts to define a standard for new homes that would support the UK’s drive to reduce emissions from new housing. 634 more words


Time to take out the trash

Pope Francis is taking man-made climate change seriously. With a papal encyclical due soon, the trailer is Epic

Global Warming

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