Launch of local transport plan
- No rush to join the CRC. // Process Engineering;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p6
The article reports on the 1,398 companies from the 5,000 organizations, which have signed up in the Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) in Europe.
- carbon diet update. O'mara, Peggy // Mothering;Jul/Aug2008, Issue 149, p28
The article focuses on the efforts done to reduce carbon footprint.
- China's Emissions Cut. // Solutions: For a Sustainable & Desirable Future;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p7
The article informs that China has released its first carbon intensity target that is intended to slow the increase of emissions relative to economic growth by 40-50% from 2005 levels by 2020.
- Operational changes to cut CO2. // Contract Journal;9/9/2009, Vol. 448 Issue 6735, p12
The article reports on the proposed operational alterations to reduce CO2 emissions in the transportation industry in Great Britain. According to Logistics Research Center director at Heriot-Watt University Allan McKinnon, the potential reduction of CO2 emissions will be done through operational...
- Coming clean. Smulian, Mark // Business Travel World;May2007, Special Section p3
The article focuses on the effects of carbon dioxide emissions on global warming. Transport being an acknowledged contributor to carbon dioxide emissions, it is little wonder that travel in general, along with travel suppliers and those who travel for a living, find themselves under the...
- Yorkshire's CRC games without tears. Bulleid, Roz // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2010, Issue 422, Special section p13
The article presents information on Carbon Trading Yorkshire (CTY), a scheme that was established in Yorkshire, England in January 2009 with the aim of preparing Yorkshire organizations for the implementation of the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme in April 2010. Participants...
- Cleantech deal. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Dec2008/Jan2009, Issue 810/811, p6
The article reports that Qatar has agreed to a clean technology partnership with Great Britain. Qatar will fund a �250 million low carbon clean technology fund for Great Britain and European investments. Qatar will pay �150 million, while Great Britain's Carbon Trust will pay an undisclosed...
- CILT spells out post-election transport needs. // Logistics & Transport Focus;May2010, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p24
The author asserts that the next British government should prioritized the transportation needs of the industry and the society in Great Britain. The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) has set out key issues that need to be addressed by the next government. Some of these...
- OFFSETS, CREDITS, TAGS, TRUTH: DUE DILIGENCE IN A NEW REALM. // Financial & Insurance Meetings;May/Jun2008, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p26
The article talks about carbon offsetting, a popular way for corporations to demonstrate their environmental stewardship. According to Sustainable Travel International, offsetting the carbon emissions of an event can cost $250 to $2,000, depending on the event's size. A list of organizations...