Posts in: carbon emissions

Power plant converts its carbon pollution to stone with new technology

Power plant converts its carbon pollution to stone with new technology

But don’t consider the world saved just yet

By | Posted December 11, 2017

Don’t drain the swamp

Don’t drain the swamp

Often overlooked, peatlands emit staggering quantities of carbon dioxide

By | Posted May 22, 2017

Here’s why deregulation won’t put miners back to work

Here’s why deregulation won’t put miners back to work

Donald Trump’s energy policy is unlikely to fix coal’s economic woes or public opinion problem.

By | Posted January 13, 2017

A greener concrete jungle

A greener concrete jungle

Why reducing our carbon footprint means changing our cement

By | Posted July 25, 2016

World Bank wants developing nations to go renewable, but are they committed?

World Bank wants developing nations to go renewable, but are they committed?

To curb climate change and ensure quality of life for the people living in poverty, large institutions have to lead the way

By | Posted February 10, 2015

Swapping goods for CO2 emissions in the global economy

Swapping goods for CO2 emissions in the global economy

What if we counted emissions based on where products are consumed, not produced?

By | Posted January 17, 2014

Is my exposed brick wall bad for the climate?

Is my exposed brick wall bad for the climate?

Yes, but insulating can reduce my carbon footprint and save money

By | Posted December 4, 2013

How Well Do Carbon Footprint Calculators Estimate Your Impact?

How Well Do Carbon Footprint Calculators Estimate Your Impact?

Comparing nine online surveys reveals some discrepancies

By | Posted January 26, 2010

One Small Step for Bioheat

One Small Step for Bioheat

Switching to greener heating fuel could take cities one giant leap away from fossil fuel dependence.

By | Posted August 20, 2009

Stopping the Burning Season

Stopping the Burning Season

Can carbon trading save Indonesia’s forests?

By | Posted May 8, 2009