Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: United States, China, energy intensity, carbon intensity, renewable energy, UNFCCC, technology
... gain in energy intensity. Under the 11th Five-year Plan from 2006 to 2010, Beijing aspired to reduce energy intensity by 20 per cent. Top-down approaches employed include the Top-1000 Energy-Consuming ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: Green House Gas, emission reduction, 2 degrees Celsius, Carbon Disclose Project, International Cooperative Initiatives, Global Framework for Climate Action to Engage Non-State and Subnational St
... global sustainable development goals after the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) in Johannesburg. Important lessons relevant for ICIs could be learned from this process. To ensure that ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: carbon market, Certified Emission Reduction, Low Carbon Development Strategies, Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions, Japanese Joint Credit Mechanism
Mitigation initiatives and the Japanese Joint Credit Mechanism in Latin America Rodrigo Chaparro from Numark Associates Inc. discusses the merits of the Japanese Joint Credit Mechanism (JCM) in mitigation ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 14 July 2010 / Blog
Tags: sustainable development, population growth, jonathan porritt, forum for the future, green party, cairo conference on population, women, human rights, family planning, teeb, business, consumers, carbon ...
Last week, in the opulent setting of one of the Royal Society's lecture rooms, two prominent thinkers on the environment engaged one another in a fierce battle. The debate tackled an issue that is the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 28 May 2010 / Blog
Tags: green economy, earth summit, rio +20, Commission on Sustainable Development, Prep Com 1, sustainable development, civil society, Southern, global change, poverty alleviation, global investment, green ...
The choice of the 'green economy' as one of the main themes for the next world Earth Summit (Rio +20) seemed to appeal to a range of governments on the basis that it could provide an optimistic and forward ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 21 May 2010 / Blog
Tags: Europe, airline industry, carbon, carbon emiissions, Copenhagen, Gulf of Mexico, oil spill, biodiversity, rainforests, carbon dioxide, Eyjafoell
Like the looming kraken emerging from a murky underworld, the ash cloud has now returned to hunt European skies once more. Flights have again been grounded, airports are in disarray, and political parties ... [ +++ ]
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