Mapping Carbon Pricing Initiatives

 The World Bank has released an overview of current and prospective carbon pricing initiatives at the international, regional, national and sub-national levels.   GLOBE-Net, June 3, 2013 – The World Bank has released a report, titled ‘Mapping Carbon Pricing...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013

World airlines agree on Carbon-Neutral Growth

 The International Air Transport Association representing 85 percent of the world’s airline traffic, has overwhelmingly endorsed a resolution on  Carbon-Neutral Growth in the aviation sector. GLOBE-Net, June 3, 2013 – The International Air Transport Association...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013

Energy Poverty and Climate Change

 Global Tracking Framework says the world must do more if it is to ensure that all can benefit from modern, clean energy by 2030.  GLOBE-Net, June 3, 2013 – A new report published as part of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Initiative says that a population four...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013

Voluntary carbon offsetting tops 100 million tonnes

 The demand for voluntary carbon offsetting grew 4% in 2012, with buyers committing more than $523 million to offset 101 million metric tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions GLOBE-Net, June 3, 2013 – The demand for voluntary carbon offsetting grew 4% in 2012, with buyers...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013