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First Emissions-Free Fossil Fuel Power Plant Under Construction

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 10, 2016

A power plant that will produce low-cost electricity with zero emissions is being built in La Porte, Texas.

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Rajkot in race with three cities to become India’s earth-hour capital

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 10, 2016

Saurashtra's commercial capital has been chosen as one of the three Indian cities to compete World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Earth Hour City Challenge (EHC).

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Sweden Could Be Carbon Neutral By 2045

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 7, 2016

A parliamentary committee in Sweden has created a proposal outlining how the nation could be carbon neutral by 2045. Mainly, it would achieve this huge goal by eliminating domestic emissions by...

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India looking to import LNG from Australia

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 9, 2016

State-owned natural gas transporter and trader GAIL (India) Ltd, power producer NTPC Ltd and gas logistics company Petronet LNG Ltd are exploring plans to import natural gas from Australian...

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Gap Inc. to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 50% from 2015 levels by the end of 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 28, 2016

As a strategic investment to foster cleaner global business, Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced an ambitious new goal to reduce absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across all owned and...

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India submits first biennial report on green house gases

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 27, 2016

India today submitted its first Biennial Update Report (BUR) today to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) reporting that it emitted 2,136.84 million tonnes of CO2...

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BS VI fuel norms will reduce vehicular emission by 51%: Study

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 11, 2016

Vehicular emission may come down by up to 51 per cent with the introduction of BS VI fuel norms, electric and hybrid vehicles and retro-fitment in diesel exhausts, an IIT Kanpur study has said...

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Supply chains play crucial role in cutting carbon emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 7, 2016

The recently concluded climate change conference in Paris called on corporate houses to reduce their carbon emissions from their supply chain.

Until now, far too many companies have focused only on carbon emissions from their corporate offices and retail spaces. In...

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World Bank launches $500 mln carbon market scheme

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 2, 2015

The World Bank on Monday launched a $500 million market-based scheme designed to help developing countries pay for emission reductions and combat climate change.

Germany, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland have jointly pledged an initial $250...

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Clean Transportation Policies Could Cut GHG Emissions 29%–40% in Northeastern States

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 30, 2015

In an effort to cut transportation emissions, five states and the District of Columbia have agreed to develop market-based policies to reduce ...

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