Global Warming

Global Warming The most recent Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has confirmed findings of its earlier assessments that climate change is occurring because of increases in global atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases resulting from human activities since about 1750. These gases trap solar radiation that is reflected from the earth’s […]

Carbon Neutral

Carbon Neutral Carbon Neutral is a term used to describe the neutralizing of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with a given activity or good by offsetting the emissions through the purchase and retirement of an equivalent amount of GHG emission reductions. A typical example is when an individual or company purchases GHG emission Reductions […]

Why Take action?

Why take action? To date the effort to combat climate change has been limited early efforts by some governments to regulate change through placing emission caps on large industrial emitters, programs to increase use of renewable energy technologies and though improvements in energy-use efficiency standards. By and large these efforts have been very limited and […]