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Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval ‘Indulgences … http://bit.ly/5L9C0S

Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval 'Indulgences … http://bit.ly/5L9C0S

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: UK
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Firms’ poor energy efficiency putting UK emission targets at risk, says Carbon Trust

Britain’s non-domestic buildings must improve their average E grade energy efficiency rating to a C grade by 2020 and an A grade by 2050 if the UK is to meet its legally binding emissions targets.

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: Global
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Copenhagen, Carbon, Consumer Goods Supply Chains

Business leaders across sectors are becoming acutely aware of the impact of Copenhagen and the transition to a low carbon economy in the next 2 to 5 years on global supply chains. As evidence of this growing awarenesswhich for some is a concern and for others a new chance to open up areas of differentiationit is telling that two of the highest profile CEOs at the UN Summit have been Paul Polman of Unilever and Muhtar Kent of Coca-cola. Two of the worlds biggest branded consumer goods companies with large, complex supply chains that depend heavily on fossil fuels to move products around the world. Not to mention two companies who rightly believe that the way they run their high performing supply chains brings them business advantage.

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Latest Green Posts: Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval Indulgences’ (CommonDreams.org) http://ow.ly/16fhbU

Latest Green Posts: Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval Indulgences' (CommonDreams.org) http://ow.ly/16fhbU

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Nationals tell Abbott no carbon forests on arable land

A CENTRAL element of Tony Abbott’s alternative plan to cut greenhouse gases has hit a hurdle, with the National Party warning against the mass planting of trees.

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: USA
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UPDATE 1-FACTBOX-Comparison of U.S. plans to cap carbon

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Dec 17 (Reuters) – A “cap and dividend” bill introduced in the U.S. Senate last week would reduce the role of Wall Street in carbon markets by returning money raised from emissions credit auctions to the public.

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Will Work For Carbon Credits! says Florida Lawyer

Were not sure that Florida lawyer Santiago Cuetos idea will necessarily bring in business. Or do much to save the planet. But right off the bat, were willing to give him credit for innovative thinking in a field that sometimes wants to seem to turn the clock back to the William Howard Taft era

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Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval ‘Indulgences … http://bit.ly/5xJYUC

Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval 'Indulgences … http://bit.ly/5xJYUC

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just bought carbon offsets based on my plane travel this year @sammybananas turning me into a hippy http://www.terrapass.com

just bought carbon offsets based on my plane travel this year @sammybananas turning me into a hippy http://www.terrapass.com

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: USA
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China moves to meet US demand for transparency on carbon emissions

China rebuffed efforts to prod it towards major climate concessions today, but nudged closer to meeting US demands that it open its carbon accounts to the world.

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: Global
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Copenhagen & Transparency: Carbon Software Makers Watching Closely

Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval ‘Indulgences’ – How 2 Solve #Climate Problem http://bit.ly/6HDhQo #cop15

Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval 'Indulgences' – How 2 Solve #Climate Problem http://bit.ly/6HDhQo #cop15

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Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval ‘Indulgences’ – How 2 Solve #Climate Problem http://bit.ly/6HDhQo #cop15

Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval 'Indulgences' – How 2 Solve #Climate Problem http://bit.ly/6HDhQo #cop15

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Global Warming Update:: Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval ‘Indulgences’ (CommonDreams.org) http://bit.ly/4ND8d2

Global Warming Update:: Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval 'Indulgences' (CommonDreams.org) http://bit.ly/4ND8d2

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Global Warming Update:: Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval ‘Indulgences’ (CommonDreams.org) http://bit.ly/4ND8d2

Global Warming Update:: Hansen: Carbon Offsets Modern Equivalent of Medieval 'Indulgences' (CommonDreams.org) http://bit.ly/4ND8d2

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ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-.. http://bit.ly/7TRSAP

ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-.. http://bit.ly/7TRSAP

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ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-.. http://bit.ly/7TRSAP

ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-.. http://bit.ly/7TRSAP

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Climate Deal Hinges on Verifying CO2 Cuts, U.S. Says (Update2)

Dec. 17 (Bloomberg) — The top U.S. diplomat arrived at climate change talks in Copenhagen and said the worlds biggest economy would be part of an agreement only if emissions reductions in poorer nations can be verified

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ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metri.. http://bit.ly/8fbrbr #carbonoffset

ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metri.. http://bit.ly/8fbrbr #carbonoffset

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ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-eq… http://bit.ly/7U1muu

ShoreBank buys carbon offsets: PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-eq… http://bit.ly/7U1muu

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: USA
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ShoreBank buys carbon offsets

PORT TOWNSEND ShoreBank Enterprise Cascadia has bought 450 metric tons of CO2-equivalent offsets from Northwest Natural Resource Group’s NW Neutral Program. The purchase is the largest carbon offset transaction NNRG has made.

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  • Published: Dec 31st, 2009
  • Category: Europe
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‘Carousel’ frauds plague European carbon trading markets

It is a building site, formerly a derelict car park, in a deprived part of West London, where the neon glow of curry houses and late-night grocery stores could not be further from the wealth and glamour of London’s financial markets.

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James Hansen: carbon offsets modern equivalent of medieval indulgences http://tinyurl.com/y8fkhsh

James Hansen: carbon offsets modern equivalent of medieval indulgences http://tinyurl.com/y8fkhsh

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