Posts Tagged ‘carbon emissions’

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EU Seen Cutting Coal Use by Quadrupling Carbon Price

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

  EU Seen Cutting Coal Use by Quadrupling Carbon Price Europe could persuade utilities to shift from coal burning to cleaner natural gas by quadrupling[...]
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China Aims for 70GW of Solar Power to Cut Coal Reliance

Posted on May 19th, 2014 by

China Aims for 70GW of Solar Power to Cut Coal Reliance China, the world’s top carbon emitter, is looking to speed up solar power development,[...]
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Power Decarbonization Cost Climbs 22% to $44 Trillion, Says IEA

Posted on May 13th, 2014 by

Power Decarbonization Cost Climbs 22% to $44 Trillion, Says IEA The cost of reducing carbon emissions from power generation enough to restrict global warming to[...]
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BP Energy Outlook Sees Emissions Rising 29% by 2035

Posted on January 21st, 2014 by

BP Energy Outlook Sees Emissions Rising 29% by 2035 BP Energy released their BP Energy Outlook last week, detailing worldwide energy demand for the coming[...]
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Climate Change: The Earth Shall Win, People Shall Lose!

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by

Prologue: To the discredit of the author, this piece offers no solution to the waging of war on climate change. It is merely a reflection on[...]
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Climate Change: The Earth Shall Win, People Shall Lose! (2nd part)

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by

continuation from: A 2013 report “Trends in Global CO2 Emissions” by Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency concluded: “Actual global emissions of CO2 reached a new record[...]
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Japan Lowers Carbon Emission Goal in Setback for UN Climate Change Address

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

Japan Lowers Carbon Emission Goal in Setback for UN Climate Change Address Japan, the world’s fifth-largest carbon dioxide emitter, thinned-down its target to reduce greenhouse[...]
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U.K. to Allow Chinese Firms to Invest in Nuclear Reactors

Posted on October 21st, 2013 by

U.K. to Allow Chinese Firms to Invest in Nuclear Reactors The U.K. will allow Chinese companies to acquire stakes in its nuclear power plants as[...]
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Does the Increasing Energy Uncertainty for Japan Make Carbon Reduction a Foregone Conclusion?

Posted on July 31st, 2012 by

According to published figures from the International Association for Energy Economics, Japan is the fifth largest emitter of CO2 in the world, and in 2009,[...]
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Living in Electric Dreams

Posted on June 6th, 2012 by

Without precise energy consumption measurements, the cost and carbon savings reported by PC power management solutions can be wildly inaccurate. So, what drives an organization[...]
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The Good News on CO2 Emissions You Haven’t Heard

Posted on May 7th, 2012 by

Amid all the climate change gloom and doom you, may have missed one piece of good news. Everyone knows that CO2 emissions continue to climb[...]
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Startling the Global Community, Canada Withdraws from the Kyoto Convention

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by

Canada has announced its intention to withdraw from the Kyoto treaty on greenhouse gas emissions (GGE), sandbagging the other signatories to the convention. The Kyoto[...]
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A Green Cloud is a Transparent Cloud

Posted on June 27th, 2011 by

At Connectivity Week in Santa Clara, recently, I took part in a series of panel discussions on data center energy efficiency. The discussions covered a[...]
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Brazil To Beat Its Carbon Reduction Targets

Posted on November 12th, 2010 by

DOE reports show oil reaching $83-87 barrel soon, Brazil implements plans that will ensure that they beat their carbon reduction targets, and Verizon Business and[...]
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