Saving Green Sometimes Means Going Green
- Emissions and economic costs of cycling compact fluorescent lamps with integrated ballasts. Rosillo, FG; Castejón, F; Egido, MA // Lighting Research & Technology;Feb2013, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p102
This paper proposes a way to quantify the emissions of mercury (Hg) and CO2 associated with the manufacture and operation of compact fluorescent lamps with integrated ballasts (CFLis), as well as the economic cost of using them under different operating cycles. The main purpose of this paper is...
- Decarbonising transport: From smart technology to smart use. // OECD Observer;Nov2015, Issue 304, p32
The article discusses the use of smart technology in decarbonisation and emission control.
- in your opinion. // Engineer (00137758);5/23/2011, Vol. 296 Issue 7817, p5
The article presents several comments from the magazine's readers online on topics including the British government's effort to cut carbon emissions, the electric vehicles in racing, and the significance of electric vehicles in carbon reduction.
- Climate cuts. // New Scientist;11/1/2014, Vol. 224 Issue 2993, p6
The article argues that a plan by European Union (EU) leaders to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 40 per cent by 2030 is not ambitious enough, citing EU climate commissioner Connie Hedegaard regarding the deal.
- Packaging user-friendly climate change rules. Greber, Jacob // Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);7/1/2015, p6
The article reports on the call of policymakers for more emphasis on carbon emissions mitigation through penalties and regulation to win public support.
- Cutting methane won't buy us time. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;11/8/2014, Vol. 224 Issue 2994, p8
The article discusses a report by Joeri Rogelj in the journal "PNAS" on estimates of the potential of methane and soot reduction in controlling global warming and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC's) call to end all carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2010.
- CLEAN SWEEP. // BRW;5/8/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p6
The article focuses on the Australia's opportunity in carbon capitalism or investment in carbon reduction technologies. The country has everything it needs to be successful in this field. The same clean and green image it has used for decades to sell food overseas can also be harnessed to sell...
- Sustainability Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Roof Waterproofing Methods Considering LCCO2. Sangyong Kim; Gwang-Hee Kim; Young-Do Lee // Sustainability (2071-1050);Jan2014, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p158
In a construction project, selection of an appropriate method in the planning/design stage is very important for ensuring effective project implementation and success. Many companies have adopted the life cycle cost (LCC) method, one of the methods for analyzing economic efficiency, for...
- CDP Season 2010, Carbon and Water. // Sustainable Business Weekly;2/16/2010, p10
The article presents the author's views on the Conference of the Parties (COP 15), under the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) in the U.S. He comments that nothing substantive results came out of the conference. He remarks that the issue of carbon market, which seems to be a major issue for...