Carbon Emissions

HP Sponsors Study of ICT’s Role in Reducing Emissions

Blog

Leaders from nearly 200 countries recently gathered in Doha, Qatar to discuss global impacts and negotiate policies to reduce global emissions at the 18th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP18) to the United Nations Framework Convention for Climate Change.

Mattel to Cut Carbon Emissions and Reduce Packaging; Bombardier’s eco VHS Train Wins Third Design Award - Energy Minute for October 31, 2012

Press Release

Mattel plans to cut its carbon emissions by 40 percent by 2015 and 50 percent by 2020, from a 2008 baseline, as part of the company’s first set of measurable sustainability goals. Mattel also aims to improve its packaging material efficiency by five percent by 2015 and increase the amount of recycled material and sustainably sourced paper and wood fiber in its packaging to 85 percent, also by 2015.

MeadWestvaco Listed on DJSI; GE Launches New Citizenship Web Site; S.C. Johnson Named a Best Company for Working Mothers - CSR Minute for September 4, 2012

Press Release

MeadWestvaco has been listed on the 2012 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the ninth consecutive year. Last year, the company launched a comprehensive sustainability strategy for its business and released measurable targets to monitor progress toward energy efficiency, carbon emissions and water use reductions, certified fiber sourcing, re-use of waste, and supplier conduct.

FedEx Long-Term Commitment to Sustainability Gets a Boost: Emissions Reduction Goal Increased Fifty Percent

Annual FedEx Global Citizenship Report Highlights Company’s Milestones in Areas of Energy Conservation, Community Development, Disaster Relief and More
Press Release

(3BL Media) Memphis, TN - August 20, 2012 - In 2008, FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced it would seek to reduce carbon emissions intensity from its FedEx Express aircraft and improve the fuel efficiency of its FedEx Express vehicle fleet by 20 percent by 2020, as compared with its 2005 performance. Less than five years later, FedEx has nearly achieved these goals and is today announcing a revised, more aggressive target that continues to move the world’s largest express transportation company forward in an environmentally-conscious manner.

Trash to Gas

Summary: 

Waste Management just launched their 1000th truck to be run off of liquefied natural gas, a bi-product from trash in found in landfills. This closed loop system promotes a healthier environment because the harvested gas used as fuel is clean burning, reducing carbon emissions and greenhouse gases as well as reducing petroleum dependency as much as 8 million gallons a year!

 

About Greenopolis

Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our Greenopolis recycling kiosks and with curbside recycling programs. Visit our site at www.greenopolis.com to learn more!

GREE15264

video

Waste Management just launched their 1000th truck to be run off of liquefied natural gas, a bi-product from trash in found in landfills. This closed loop system promotes a healthier environment because the harvested gas used as fuel is clean burning, reducing carbon emissions and greenhouse gases as well as reducing petroleum dependency as much as 8 million gallons a year!

 

About Greenopolis

Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our Greenopolis recycling kiosks and with curbside recycling programs. Visit our site at www.greenopolis.com to learn more!

GREE15264

Operation Climate Change: Does America Have the Courage?

Sustainable Profits
Blog

Climate Change is one of the biggest issues of the 21st century from both a practical and ethical view. Yet the U.S. has been slow to adapt to sustainable policies due to pressure from unsustainable business sectors. In the meantime, we are losing our position as a world leader in one of the fastest growing and most profitable global markets: Renewable Energy.

Click here to read more about climate change.

 

Pacific Carbon Trust invests in 84,000 tonnes of carbon offsets

innovative technology reduces emissions
Press Release

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) VICTORIA - May 5, 2011 - Pacific Carbon Trust investments in carbon offsets have helped develop innovative technology in natural gas drilling that has reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 85 per cent from an energy development project in northeastern British Columbia.

GoodB Brings you the American Electric Car Dream!

Welcome to the Future
Blog

The American Dream has changed over the past few years. Bigger is not "better" anymore. The new cool is greener. A decade ago clunky gas-guzzling GM Hummers fueled our fantasy. Our new dreams are filled with fast, sleek, eco-friendly cars and a charging station of one's own!

The American Electric Car Dream
by John Bain

Read more about the American Electric Car Dream...

Pages

Subscribe to Carbon Emissions