SDTC Looking for Canada’s Next Cleantech Innovators

GLOBE-NET, August 28, 2013 – Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is looking for the next wave of innovative cleantech entrepreneurs.  Its SD Tech Fund™ is open for applications from August 28th to October 16th, 2013. “Cleantech is the key to bringing...
Posted On 11 Sep 2013
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Four energy policies can keep the 2 degrees C climate goal alive

IEA report shows how to stop growth in energy-related emissions by 2020 at no net economic cost
Posted On 13 Jul 2013
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Expanded Use Of Natural Gas Can Cut Carbon Emissions

GLOBE-Net, June 28, 2013 – Increased natural gas use can help reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in the near to medium term, but deeper long-term reductions will require broader deployment of other low-carbon energy sources as well, according to a report released earlier...
Posted On 28 Jun 2013

Getting the carbon out of emissions

GLOBE-Net, June 25, 2013 – Many researchers around the world are seeking ways to “scrub” carbon dioxide (CO2) from the emissions of fossil-fuel power plants as a way of curbing the gas that is considered most responsible for global climate change. But most such...
Posted On 25 Jun 2013

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