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Stronger climate action needed: Garnaut

Australia may need to take stronger and more urgent action to tackle global warming as climate science develops, the federal government’s key climate change adviser has warned.

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  • Published: Dec 9th, 2010
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3M Wins Best in Class in Carbon War Room

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Billionaire entrepreneurs like Ted Turner and Sir Richard Branson probably know a winning business prospect when they see one. For such corporate heavyweights to take part in the Carbon War Rooms first ever Gigaton Awards for low-carbon leadership suggests that private sector climate action is still going strong. Its not something that Best in Class winner 3M takes lightly, even after shedding more than 77 percent of its 1990 emissions.

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  • Published: Aug 5th, 2010
  • Category: USA
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Five Finite Carbon Improved Forest Management Projects in South Carolina Developed with Milliken Forestry Receive Climate Action Reserve Listings

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Countrys No. 1 forest carbon project developer now has secured contracts for two million carbon offsets, valued at $12 million

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  • Published: Jun 29th, 2010
  • Category: USA
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Total carbon awareness

| Sourced From Newsreview |

It seems like one of those government reports that was finished, then stuck in a drawer somewhere. Sure, its a critical part of the countys new climate-action plan. But since it was completed in June 2009, the public has mostly overlooked the 300-page Sacramento County Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventory, which is chock-full of specific data on Sacramentos climate-change impact.

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Over 90% of companies rate environmental benefits as key motivation for interest in carbon offsets

Dublin 23rd September 2009: EcoSecurities, a leading company in the business of sourcing, developing and trading carbon credits from greenhouse gas emission reduction projects, has partnered with Baker McKenzie LLP, a leading climaate change law firm and ClimateBiz, the resource for climate management, to launch the second edition of The Carbon Management and Offsetting Trends Survey Report 2009.

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Tree Planting as Carbon Offsets

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Its hard to argue against any program that advocates the replanting of forests, or the avoidance of destroying forests in the first place. We all know from grade school science that, through a process called photosynthesis, trees

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Protesters call for larger carbon cuts

| Sourced From West.com.au |

Hundreds of people have surrounded Parliament House in Canberra to protest against the Rudd government’s planned carbon emissions reduction target.

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  • Published: Dec 29th, 2008
  • Category: USA
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Strong defends approach to reducing carbon output

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) – Thirty-two U.S. states are working to put together climate action plans to reduce their carbon emissions, but Oklahoma is not 1 of them.

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