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  • Published: Feb 27th, 2011
  • Category: USA
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Why carbon management makes business sense

Balfour Beatty has been reporting its environmental impacts for 10 years. But we’ve only recently really got to grips with understanding our wider carbon impacts.

As we all know, what gets measured gets managed. But measurement alone will not drive improvement. Up until 2008, Balfour Beatty was doing just that, reporting its UK carbon emissions but lacking a group-wide strategy and targets. Thinking about carbon was difficult for people. On joining the company that year, one of the questions I was asked was: “what does a tonne of carbon look like?”

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  • Published: Jan 23rd, 2011
  • Category: UK
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Carbon Reporting standards need to

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Small businesses must be considered first when it comes to carbon reporting standards, according to the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

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Zerofootprint challenges schools to reduce carbon impact

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Really have it in for your cross-town K-12 rival? Now your public school can take on other schools in your community รข

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  • Published: Sep 22nd, 2010
  • Category: USA
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Dulles Airport must reduce its carbon “toeprint”

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It’s well known that air travel generates a large “carbon footprint” because of its greenhouse gas pollution. Less discussed is the carbon impact merely of getting to the airport the “toeprint” of the flight. The more single-vehicle trips, the bigger the impact. Of many culprit airports across the country, one of the worst is Dulles.

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  • Published: Sep 5th, 2010
  • Category: USA
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US government gears up carbon labels for new cars

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Proposed rules to make it easier for motorists to find out the carbon impact and fuel efficiency of their vehicle

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  • Published: May 11th, 2010
  • Category: USA
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Press Release: Clearcarbon Partners With Sap To Transform Enterprise Sustainability And Carbon Initiatives

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  • Published: Mar 21st, 2010
  • Category: Global
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Software can track carbon footprint

Global concerns now centre around

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  • Published: Oct 29th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Carbon impact measurement an IT opportunity

| Sourced From ITworldcanada.com |

NEW YORK CITY

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Carbon calculator as value-added service: Consider the case of Sabre

| Sourced From Blogs.zdnet.com |

Many businesses are using carbon footprint calculators to track the environmental impact of some or all of their operations, notably travel. But what exactly can a company do with this sort of data?

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  • Published: Aug 4th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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People wanting to reduce their “carbon footprint” on the Earth have one choice

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CORVALLIS, Ore.

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Rapid carbon modeling software solution launched

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Planet Metrics has announced the beta release of its Rapid Carbon Modeling (RCM

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  • Published: Apr 6th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Program helps kids find their carbon impact

| Sourced From SFGate |

In the ranking of teenage pursuits, cell phones and social networking usually rate higher than protecting the environment.

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  • Published: Jan 12th, 2009
  • Category: Global
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More on Googles carbon footprint

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There is a piece in todays Crikey email about this story on the carbon impact of each individual Google search that has been doing the rounds of the papers and blogosphere today. In the email, we discuss the problem with the article that the scientist behind the study is actually promoting his business and the journalists happliy play along but really, there is a second issue with this article.

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