The external costs of fossil fuels on American Families and Employers.

  GLOBE-Net, February 22, 2013 – The following is the testimony of Daniel J. Weiss before the House Oversight Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care, and Entitlements , reposted from the Center for American Progress Action Fund: Chairman Lankford, Ranking Member Speier,...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013

Three Steps You Must Take To Build a Sustainable Brand

  GLOBE-Net, February 19, 2013 – “People like to stand out. People like to blend in.” Once you understand that oxymoron, you’ll be in a much better position to build a sustainable brand. Consider the Prius effect. Thanks to its real-time mileage...
Posted On 19 Feb 2013

Could Europe Run on Renewable Energy Alone?

  GLOBE-Net, February 19, 2013 – Could Europe run on renewable energy alone? It may not be as far-fetched as some would imagine. The World Wildlife Federation has released a new report – Putting the EU on Track for 100% Renewable Energy  – which shows where...
Posted On 19 Feb 2013

Major climate threats to global supply chains identified

  GLOBE-Net, January 25, 2013 – Seventy percent of companies believe that climate change has the potential to affect their revenue significantly, a risk which is intensified by a chasm between the sustainable business practices of multinational corporations and their...
Posted On 25 Jan 2013

Report shows feasibility of 80 per cent emissions reductions

  GLOBE-Net, January 23, 2013 – Canada can reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to a fraction of current levels while maintaining or improving living standards and quality of life, according to Low-Carbon Energy Futures: A Review of National Scenarios, an international...
Posted On 23 Jan 2013

Brussels steers towards ‘resolute’ new CCS targets by 2014

  GLOBE-Net, January 16, 2013 – Europe’s failing plans to encourage the burial of carbon dioxide emissions underground should be boosted by new laws for emissions performance standards or mandatory carbon capture and storage (CCS) certificates, according to a...
Posted On 16 Jan 2013

Environmental Spending by Businesses on the rise for 2013

  GLOBE-Net, January 15, 2013 – Businesses operating in Canada spent $9.5 billion in 2010 to protect the environment, up 9% from 2008 according to the latest Statistics Canada report on Environmental Spending by businesses. Pollution abatement and control processes and...
Posted On 15 Jan 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