TITLE

Cash, kudos and energy efficiency

AUTHOR(S)
Bulleid, Roz
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2010, Issue 422, Special section p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme that will require private and public sector organizations in Great Britain to start managing their effect on climate in 2010. Such scheme is expected to cover approximately 5,000 organizations. The drivers being used by the scheme to improve corporate behavior include financial and reputational drivers.
ACCESSION #
49037079

 

Related Articles

  • Climate impact potential of utilizing forest residues for bioenergy in Norway. Guest, Geoffrey; Cherubini, Francesco; Strømman, Anders Hammer // Mitigation & Adaptation Strategies for Global Change;Dec2013, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p1089 

    The utilization of forest residues for bioenergy in Norway is foreseen to increase due to the government call to double bioenergy output by 2020 to thirty Tera-Watt hours. This study focuses on the climate impacts of bioenergy utilization where four forest residue extraction scenarios at...

  • Rocky start on road to Durban.  // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2011, Issue 434, p63 

    The article reports on the lack of political will and a possible delay on a Green Climate Fund for developing countries. It was mentioned that this could happen despite a successful global climate conference in December 2010 at Cancún, Mexico. One task for 2011 was to elaborate the...

  • It's a climate emergency -- A plan to save the planet.  // Green Left Weekly;7/21/2010, Issue 845, p12 

    In this article, the author discusses the implications of climate change and offers solutions on how to prevent its impacts. The author mentions that the warning signs of climate change were experienced in April and May 2010 which were the world's hottest months since records began. He suggests...

  • Travel company says carbon offsets don't work. Butler, Simon // Green Left Weekly;11/18/2009, Issue 818, p24 

    The article reports on the belief of Responsibletravel.com on the distraction of carbon offsetting due to climate change.

  • Carbon offsets and the emerging climate coalition. Mignone, Bryan K. // Hill;7/9/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 80, p26 

    In this article the author discusses concerns about the treatment of carbon offsets which relates to the passage of the climate change legislation to the senate in the U.S.

  • Untitled.  // Utility Week;1/18/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p31 

    A list of the articles included in an issue dedicated to the international frameworks being put in place to mitigate climate change and their domestic implications is presented, which includes domestic climate change legislation, the Carbon Reduction Commitment and government plans for...

  • Shifting the Sustainability Paradigm: From Advocacy to Good Business. VYAS, UJJVAL K.; CANNON, SUSANNE E. // Real Estate Issues;2008, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p1 

    Sustainability has become the watchword for imagining a new utopia where the relationship of the human endeavor with the natural world is properly aligned to the benefit of both. But this, like all utopias, lies in the future. The present is a dichotomous public conversation between those...

  • Cap and trade. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;4/5/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 43, p11 

    The author claims that government legislation is no longer needed when it comes to addressing climate change and nature preservation. He argues that the primary objectives of minimizing carbon emissions and energy conservation became part of the people's everyday lives. He notes that the...

  • Energy firms' CERT claims lack evidence.  // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2011, Issue 434, p17 

    The article reports on over 1.4 million tonnes in carbon savings claimed by energy firms by sending energy displays to clients under the Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (CERT) scheme. Energy firms need to enhance home energy efficiency under CERT. Energy displays were included in CERT in July...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics