U.S. President Obama Outlines New Climate Action Plan

We have a moral obligation to leave our children a planet that’s not polluted or damaged. We can slow the effects of climate change and leave a cleaner environment for future generations. GLOBE-Net, June 25, 2013 – These thoughts were reflective of the over-riding...
Posted On 25 Jun 2013

Carbon Prices: Not Just for Big Energy Anymore

GLOBE-Net, June 21, 2013 – The federal government is advancing sector-by-sector greenhouse gas (GHG) regulations – albeit fairly slowly and “behind closed doors” since the finalization of coal-fired electricity generation and transportation regulations....
Posted On 21 Jun 2013

Redrawing the Energy-Climate Map

 IEA report shows how to stop growth in energy-related emissions by 2020 at no net economic cost GLOBE-Net, June 10, 2013 – Warning that the world is not on track to limit the global temperature increase to 2 degrees Celsius, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has urged...
Posted On 10 Jun 2013

South Korea on course to have the world’s highest Carbon Prices

  GLOBE-Net, May 15, 2013 –  In a little over 18 months, South Korea will launch a scheme that will cap around 70% of its greenhouse gas emissions. A White Paper published by research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance, in cooperation with Ernst & Young, concludes...
Posted On 15 May 2013

Plan ‘B’ For Reducing Carbon Emissions From the NRDC

  GLOBE-Net, January 11, 2013 – Climate and energy experts at US-based Natural Resouces Defense Council (NRDC) have put forward an innovative proposal that could help the new Obama Administration to create jobs, grow the economy, and curb climate change. NRDC proposes...
Posted On 11 Jan 2013