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Kaiga nuclear plant expansion: Expect body blow for Western Ghats biodiversity - Down To Earth Magazine

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 08:00
Kaiga nuclear plant expansion: Expect body blow for Western Ghats biodiversity  Down To Earth Magazine

Rich tropical forest, vibrant wildlife, water of Kali river will be in line of destruction.

Algae curtain by EcoLogicStudio could make buildings more eco-friendly - Dezeen

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 08:00
Algae curtain by EcoLogicStudio could make buildings more eco-friendly  Dezeen

London architects EcoLogicStudio's algae curtain Photo.Synth.Etica removes pollution from the air and is designed to rest over building facades.

Sustainable Warehouses and the ROI Equation - Supply and Demand Chain Executive

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 06:08
Sustainable Warehouses and the ROI Equation  Supply and Demand Chain Executive

Embedding a sustainability strategy in warehouses and distribution centers ranges from reducing waste to installing alternative energy sources and even to ...

Can Blockchains Save The Earth? - Crypto Briefing

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 00:00
Can Blockchains Save The Earth?  Crypto Briefing

Ethereum isn't exactly a green technology, but a new application on the blockchain could put a serious dent in carbon emissions.

How Kenya can leapfrog its blue economy plans - Business Daily

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 12/09/2018 - 19:50
How Kenya can leapfrog its blue economy plans  Business Daily

The blue economy conference recently held in Nairobi ended on a high note but the momentum of implementing agreed concepts should not lose steam.

President Akufo-Addo Must Sack John Owusu Afriyie Now - Not Tomorrow - Modern Ghana

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 12/09/2018 - 19:25
President Akufo-Addo Must Sack John Owusu Afriyie Now - Not Tomorrow  Modern Ghana

It is most extraordinary that the Forestry Commission of Ghana is apparently unable to pay the thousands of unemployed young people it recruited to work for ...

France's combustible climate politics | Columns - El Paso Inc.

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 12/09/2018 - 19:00
France's combustible climate politics | Columns  El Paso Inc.

The recent publication of the Fourth National Climate Assessment is being hailed as a potent rebuke to President Trump for his do-nothing approach to climate ...

Ditch the housing blame game - focus on some home truths - Noted

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 12/09/2018 - 18:02
Ditch the housing blame game - focus on some home truths  Noted

Ditch the intergenerational housing blame game, and focus on some home truths. What we don't need is sloppy statistics kindling an intergenerational stoush ...

Study: Cover crops, trees can fight climate change - Mankato Free Press

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 12/09/2018 - 12:00
Study: Cover crops, trees can fight climate change  Mankato Free Press

If we're going to hold off the worst climate change effects in the coming decades, finding new ways to keep greenhouse gases out of the atmosphere will be ...

Sundays letters: Defending song - Spartanburg Herald Journal

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 12/09/2018 - 07:08
Sundays letters: Defending song  Spartanburg Herald Journal

When I heard that the old Christmas favorite “Baby, It's Cold Outside” was no longer going to be played on some radio stations because of the sexual innuendos, ...

Science: Snowpack declines could stunt tree progress and forests' skill to retailer carbon emissions [Report] - Infosurhoy

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 22:19
Science: Snowpack declines could stunt tree progress and forests' skill to retailer carbon emissions [Report]  Infosurhoy

Researchers conducting a 5-year-long study examining snow cover in a northern hardwood forest region found that projected changes in climate could lead to a ...

Cost of Carbon Capture Just Got Lower Thanks to New Tech - The Green Optimistic

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 20:24
Cost of Carbon Capture Just Got Lower Thanks to New Tech  The Green Optimistic

In view of the alarming rates of global warming, ongoing discussions in Katowice are evaluating measures of decarbonizing the economy. With the energy.

Xcel Energy, Colorado's largest utility, committed to going 100 percent carbon-free by 2050 | VailDaily.com - Vail Daily News

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 13:35
Xcel Energy, Colorado's largest utility, committed to going 100 percent carbon-free by 2050 | VailDaily.com  Vail Daily News

As the world turns its back on promises to curb carbon emissions, one of America's largest utility companies has stepped up and promised to eventually ...

Unbridled Energy To Solve The Climate Crisis -- A Discussion With Frans Nauta - CleanTechnica

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 12:01
Unbridled Energy To Solve The Climate Crisis -- A Discussion With Frans Nauta  CleanTechnica

December 8th, 2018 by Kyle Field. ClimateLaunchpad is an intense, year-long program that gathers early stage startups from around the world and with the ...

New carbon intensity indicators are published - Farming Life

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 09:01
New carbon intensity indicators are published  Farming Life

The Statistics and Analytical Services Branch in the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has published details of carbon intensity and ...

US Utility Excel announces commitment to go carbon-free by 2050 - Energy Digital - Energy News, Magazine and Website

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 08:00
US Utility Excel announces commitment to go carbon-free by 2050  Energy Digital - Energy News, Magazine and Website

Xcel energy, one of the top 10 US energy utilities, according to Statista, announced this week its commitment to becoming completely carbon-free by 2050, Vox ...

MGNREGA to help India fight climate change? Here’s what New Delhi is doing - The Financial Express

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 05:42
MGNREGA to help India fight climate change? Here’s what New Delhi is doing  The Financial Express

As part of its efforts to tackle climate change, India has to meet three key targets: building capacity for 40 per cent electric power from non-fossil fuel, cut in ...

In France and the U.S., a Tale of 2 Energy Policies - Patriot Post

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 05:00
In France and the U.S., a Tale of 2 Energy Policies  Patriot Post

When it comes to the energy and climate policies of the United States and France, there's a clear fork in the road.

Moe blasts feds for “moving the goalposts” on carbon tax in Montreal - 620 CKRM.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 22:38
Moe blasts feds for “moving the goalposts” on carbon tax in Montreal  620 CKRM.com

Going into the First Ministers Scott Moe's fight against the carbon tax has once again been brought to the nat...

US EPA proposes weakening carbon dioxide limits for coal-fired power plants - Chemical & Engineering News

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 21:06
US EPA proposes weakening carbon dioxide limits for coal-fired power plants  Chemical & Engineering News

The US Environmental Protection Agency formally proposed new carbon dioxide emissions limits for newly constructed coal-fired power plants on Dec. 6.

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