Carbon Issues Streaming News
California's New Water Restrictions Demand Transparency From Farmers   
April 04, 2015
- Government Executive - "We know that in order to address the drought effectively, we need much better information both on how much water we are using and at what rate," Adrienne Alvord, California and Western director at the...
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Yum! Brands New CSR Report Highlights Performance and Progress Across Strategic Areas of Focus: Food, People, Community and Environment   
April 04, 2015
- Franchising - Yum! Brands is listed on the 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings and participates annually in the îCarbon Disclosure Projectî. âCSR is at the heart of how we are growing our three iconic brands,â...
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Bahamas to develop solar power   
April 03, 2015
- Adelaide Now - THE Bahamas government has announced the development of solar powered utilities for eleven of the country's islands as part of the îCarbon War Roomî project, which aims to speed the shift toward...
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Iran nuclear agreement presents Obama with promise and peril   
April 03, 2015
- Reuters - "This is an encouraging development, but of course the devil lies in working out the details,â said Edwin Lyman of the Washington-based îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî, a nonprofit group that is...
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California Governor Orders Unprecedented Statewide Water Restrictions Due To Historically Low Snowpack   
April 03, 2015
- Union of Concerned Scientists - Below is a statement by Adrienne Alvord, California and Western States Director at the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî (UCS). âThe îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî...
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KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell Take Steps to Reduce Deforestation   
April 03, 2015
- Union of Concerned Scientists - The îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî (UCS) applauds Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, for being the biggest global fast food company to commit to sourcing...
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The village is burning in a fossil fuel sort of way   
April 03, 2015
- Seacoast Online - And then there was the assault on RGGI, the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, earlier this session. This collaboration of nine states has dramatically reduced carbon emissions and our energy...
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Massachusetts pumping $2M more into electric car program   
April 03, 2015
- Boston Herald - Money for the program comes from auction proceeds from the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, the nation's first multi-state "cap-and-trade" program. Massachusetts participates in the initiative....
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Massachusetts pumping $2 million more into electric car program   
April 03, 2015
- The Boston Globe - Money for the program comes from auction proceeds from the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, the nationâs first multi-state ââcap-and-tradeââ program. Massachusetts...
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State pumping $2M more into program   
April 03, 2015
- MetroWest Daily News - Money for the program comes from auction proceeds from the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, the nation's first multi-state "cap-and-trade" program. Massachusetts participates in the...
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