Global Warming Target of 2ºC is Dangerously Too High – Report

“It is crucial that the major international powers today realize that we are all in the same boat together and we will all sink together or sail together“
Posted On 07 Dec 2013
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Offsetters Becomes First Canadian Member Of The International Carbon Reduction And Offset Alliance

GLOBE-Net, November 26, 2013 Offsetters Climate Solutions Inc. (“OCS” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: COO) is pleased to announce that it has been granted membership to the International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance (“ICROA”). ICROA is a global alliance of the leading carbon...
Posted On 26 Nov 2013
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Is Japan showing the right way to tackle global warming?

Green R&D is the smartest approach to tackle climate change
Posted On 18 Nov 2013
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The Pacific Coast Climate Agreement: West Coast Progress

By Guy Dauncey, BCSEA GLOBE-Net, November 15, 2013 At the end of October, Christy Clark, BC’s Premier, signed a high profile agreement with the Governors of Washington, Oregon and California in which the four leaders make a strong and clear commitment to lead national and...
Posted On 15 Nov 2013
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SP 500 companies leading on climate change action have doubled in number

GLOBE-NET, September 23, 2013 –  Two new studies released at the New York Stock Exchange today  demonstrate  that companies that incorporate environmental factors into their business strategies are mitigating climate related risks, finding opportunities to strengthen their...
Posted On 23 Sep 2013
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Can you make more money investing fossil-free?

GLOBE-Net, August 8, 2013 – A new report investigates whether divesting from investments in fossil fuel companies and replacing it with ‘fossil free’ portfolios, offers similar, or even better returns. The past perception of the divestment movement is that it...
Posted On 13 Aug 2013

BC’s Carbon Tax – An Environmental and Economic Success Story

BC's experience shows it is possible to have both a healthier environment and a strong economy -- by taxing pollution and lowering income taxes
Posted On 25 Jul 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