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Tax fraud plagues Carbon Trading program

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The taxes were levied as part of the European Union Greenhouse Gas Emission Trading System, created in January 2005 and based on Directive 2003/87/EC, which was enforced beginning Oct. arrest warrant) as well as an unreported number so far in Germany. 63 million). 25, 2003. The E.U. member countries. The E.U. The E.U.

Sustainable Consumption and Production Publication

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Sustainable Energy Consumption CSCP (2005). Brochure for UN CSD-14. It is available as a CD version; the link above directs to the web version.

HafenCity: A Case Study on Future-Adaptive Urban Development

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Coastal cities are particularly vulnerable to increased flooding from larger storm surges and sea level rise. Intriguing! to 8 meters above sea level.

Sustainable Transportation

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Image credit: Inhabitat Transportation corridors and facilities are major components of the nation’s landscape and public realm.

ICLEI Case Studies - Locally-based projects that support sustainability

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[link] ICLEI Case Studies profile locally-based projects that support sustainability. Each study documents: the local context of the project the anatomy of the project results lessons learned the project's replication potential budgeting and financial issues Please note: Case Studies 1 - 55 will be available soon.

2011: A Year of Weather Extremes, with More to Come

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The record was set in 2010, which also tied 2005 as the warmest overall.) The global average temperature in 2011 was 14.52 billion.

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Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations Announced in Davos

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From its inception on February 1, 2005, the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations has achieved a total return of 54.95%, outperforming its benchmark (the MSCI All Country World Index) by more than 16% to December 31st, 2010. Among the 22 countries, Japan led the way with 19 Global 100 companies (14 more than they had in 2010).

Tomayto / tomahto

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In the annals of climatology, 2014 now surpasses 2010 as the warmest year in a global temperature record that stretches back to 1880. Obviously, a single year, even if it is a record, cannot tell us much about climate trends,” said Stefan Rahmstorf, head of earth system analysis at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in Germany.

Bike-Sharing Programs Hit the Streets in Over 500 Cities Worldwide

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London’s Barclays Cycle Hire system launched in 2010 with 6,000 bikes and has grown beyond 8,000. Welcome to the era of the Bike Share.

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Shocking analysis by country of years left to zero emissions

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In 2009 the German Advisory Council on Climate Change (WBGU) determined that for a 75% chance of avoiding a 2 degree C temperature rise, the World must pollute less than 600 Gt CO2 between 2010 and essentially zero emissions in 2050. We all know that we have to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution and eventually reach zero emissions. years.

Obama sends US troops to Uganda to help combat the LRA – but is oil the true reason?

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Oil have been found in the underground below Lake Albert on the border between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is unbearable.”

Local MP visits award-winning environment-friendly recycler

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He was first elected in May 2005. After the May 2010 election he was appointed as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

13 Best Energy Ideas (And 3 Really Bad Ones) :: by Sarah van Gelder

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Examples: Australia is banning the sale of incandescent bulbs as of 2010, and Canada, as of 2012. MAGAZINE GRAPHIC, 2008. of coal. Recycling.