TITLE

Businesses slow on climate change

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 68, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the challenges of climatic change in the Asia-Pacific Region. In a study, A Change in Climate was conducted by the Economnist Intelligence Unit and revealed that more businesses in the region were monitoring the energy use abd enactment of a range of carbon-reduction strategies. The survey indicated regional differences in approach to the global issue.
ACCESSION #
25911954

 

Related Articles

  • Scary science and happy economics: making sense of climate change. THORNTON, JULIA // D!ssent;Summer2009, Issue 31, p52 

    The article focuses on climate change and the means to constructively remove the impediments to the low-carbon future of Australia and the world. Questions tackled include knowledge of what climate changes entails, thinking in terms of frames in mapping the future and framing how to live by...

  • Potential Soil C Sequestration on U.S. Agricultural Soils. M. Sperow; M. Eve; K. Paustian // Climatic Change;Apr2003, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p319 

    Soil carbon sequestration has been suggested as a means to help mitigate atmospheric CO2 increases, however there is limited knowledge about the magnitude of the mitigation potential. Field studies across the U.S. provide information on soil C stock changes that result from changes in...

  • 'They are changing the rules of the game'. Clark, Lindsay // Commercial Motor;12/3/2009, Vol. 210 Issue 5360, p14 

    The article focuses on the climate change policies by the hauliers of Great Britain. It states that world leaders agreed on effective action to reduce global emissions while focusing on the changes to the road transport. It reports that changes to the model of large distribution and...

  • Stop Me Now if You've Heard This. BRONSTEIN, RICHARD // Business in Calgary;May2014, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p12 

    The article focuses on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) warnings about the world's regarding the climate change and dealing with it. There are ways to adjust consumption of fossil fuels through a carbon tax. But, there are no signs that the Canadian or U.S. governments are...

  • Variation of carbon and metal concentration in soil amended with sewage sludge. Baltrėnaitė, Edita; Šerevičienė, Vaida; Dainius Paliulis // Ekologija;Mar2009, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p1 

    Studies of metal impact on carbon cycle became more intense when the role of soil in climate change had emerged. This study aims at comparing changes in concentrations of soil carbon and Pb, Mn and Cd in soil amended with sewage sludge. The results indicate that mobile Pb, Mn and Cd...

  • Assessing Possible Climate Change Impacts on Chinese Food Supply.  // CO2 Science;12/3/2014, p1 

    The article discusses a study by scientists including L. Yee, H. Tang and W. Wu on 4 pososible Chinese climate futures to get an idea of possible future aereal distributions of the magnitude ranges of temperature and precipitation. Topics discussed include indication of a pessimistic climate...

  • Climate Change Scenarios for the Hudson Bay Region: An Intermodel Comparison. Alexandre S. Gagnon; William A. Gough // Climatic Change;Apr2005, Vol. 69 Issue 2/3, p269 

    Abstract General circulation models (GCMs) are unanimous in projecting warmer temperatures in an enhanced CO2 atmosphere, with amplification of this warming in higher latitudes. The Hudson Bay region, which is located in the Arctic and subarctic regions of Canada, should therefore be strongly...

  • The Fate of Peatland Carbon in a Potentially Warming World.  // CO2 Science;9/4/2013, Vol. 16 Issue 36, p8 

    The article discusses research on the effects of climate change on the accumulation of carbon in northern peatlands. It references a study by Dan J. Charman and others, published in an issue of the journal "Biogelsciences." The researchers conclude the future climate warming may initiate an...

  • Plants, the Environment, and the Human Touch. King, John // Prairie Garden;2012, Issue 73, p142 

    The article focuses on the author's view on the human impact on the environment. He notes that human activities are forcing the pace of global environment to change. He cites that aquatic, plants and terrestrial are important regulators of the environment through their ability to use energy from...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics