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  • Published: Jun 15th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Don’t leave big carbon footprint

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Do you recycle paper, glass and aluminum cans, use energy-saving light bulbs and shun plastic grocery bags to help the environment and reduce greenhouse gases? If so, that’s a good start, but there’s more you can do to reduce your carbon footprint.

By leaving your car at home for just one day, you can dramatically shrink your carbon footprint. Thursday, June 18, is National Dump the Pump Day, and Omnitrans is giving San Bernardino Valley residents a free ride coupon in today’s newspaper and on our Web site at www.omnitrans.org to encourage the community to leave their cars at home for one day. Not only will you save money and minimize your stress, but you’ll reduce the amount of greenhouse gases you produce.

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  • Published: May 31st, 2009
  • Category: UK
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Reduce cost and improve your CO2 footprint

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Alastair Shanks, managing director of Airchannel, the UKs leading independent compressed air and pneumatics specialist, believes that companies can find not only cost savings but ways of reducing their CO2 footprint by carrying out a compressed air energy efficiency and leak audit.

The first stage of an energy audit is a complete review of the compressed air system in order to identify inefficiencies and potential energy saving measures that could be taken.

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New Green Learning Design Reduces Corporate Carbon Footprint

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Staunton, Virginia

StreamingStrategies, a new corporate training company in Virginia,
announced today new course design technology that will reduce the carbon footprint of corporate clients. The new design technology is based on the principles CEO Michael Warren established in his featured topic on BestThinking.com, “Principles of Green Learning For Corporate Training and Development”.

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Cleaner air from reduced emissions could save millions of lives, says report

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Tackling climate change by cutting greenhouse gas emissions could save millions of lives because of the cleaner air that would result, according to a recent study.

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Ferrari to build hybrid for low-carbon racing

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In the chess game of emissions policies and carmaker resistance, Ferraris promise to have a hybrid on the market by 2015 is a sign that even niche corners of the automotive industry are moving towards greener vehicles. Confirming rumors that began circulating last year, the companys president announced that it is indeed developing a hybrid sports car, but emphasized that a Ferrari hybrid would still be

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Australia delays carbon trading scheme by a year

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The Australian government yesterday risked the ire of environmental and carbon trading groups with the announcement that it is to delay its high-profile emissions cap-and-trade scheme by a year as a result of the recession.

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  • Published: Apr 26th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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What is the Best Way to Reduce Carbon Emissions?

Japan power firms make scant progress with CO2 cuts

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TOKYO, April 10 (Reuters) – Japan’s electric power companies made little progress in producing low-carbon electricity and lowering emissions in the past year, industry data showed on Friday, mostly due to an outage at a nuclear power plant.

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  • Published: Dec 24th, 2008
  • Category: USA
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State lays out plan for cutting CO2 emissions, creating jobs

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