What does “green” mean to you? Many people might answer this question with a variety of different things, like reducing energy consumption, recycling materials, or using environmentally friendly products. While all of these answers would certainly fall under the category of being green, there’s one more specific definition that refers to how businesses operate. The term “green-e certification” applies to companies that have met rigorous … Continue reading What is Green-E Certification?
The idea behind this method of geoengineering involves capturing carbon dioxide from industries, power plants and other sources, then storing them deep underground as a way to reduce carbon in the atmosphere. This is called “BECCS” which stands for Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage. It could be used to curb climate change in the future. How does BECCS work? BECCS works by combining two … Continue reading What is BECCS?
To summarize the article, it discusses how carbon trading is becoming a more popular way to offset emissions, with BP and Shell being two of the biggest players in the market. Continue reading Energy Traders Turn Their Attention to the Highly Profitable Carbon Trading Markets
We all know that we need to do something about climate change, but it’s hard to know where to start. The good news is that there are a lot of things we can do to help fight climate change, and every little bit counts. We can invest in renewable energy, we can drive less, we can change our buying habits and we can make our homes … Continue reading What is Carbon Capture Equipment Used For?
Flying might seem like a harmless way to get around, but until we have fossil free flight, there are options to mitigate one of our greatest conveniences – Flight! Continue reading What are the Environmental Impacts of Flying?
The carbon market is a way of regulating greenhouse gas emissions by providing economic incentives to reduce emissions. There are two types of carbon credits… Continue reading What is a Voluntary Carbon Market?
Carbon credits are a way to compensate for the amount of carbon dioxide we release into the atmosphere in our daily lives. Businesses and organizations can invest… Continue reading How do Canadian Carbon Credits Work?
When businesses want to go green, they often seek out carbon offsets as a way to mitigate their environmental impact. But what are carbon offsets and… Continue reading What are Business Carbon Offsets?
In order to incentivize companies to reduce their carbon emissions, investors need a clear way to track emissions reductions and emissions reductions projects. Continue reading What are Carbon Registry Systems? All You Need to Know
The Clean Development Mechanism is a flexible mechanism under the Kyoto Protocol that allows industrialized countries to meet their emission reduction commitments by… Continue reading What is the CDM and Why Should I Care?