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Scientists Call on Cereal Giants to Use Sustainable Grains   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Modern Farmer - Cereal lovers might want to think twice about what grains are going into their bowls. A new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists has found huge amounts of land would become sustainable cropping systems if large cereal...
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One Thing You Can Do: Make Your Donations Count   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: New York Times - But what makes the most sense' Though giving is highly personal and there’s no single right answer, Rachel Cleetus, an economist and policy director at the Union of Concerned Scientists, said she would first funnel her...
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NH yogurt maker Stonyfield commits to reducing its carbon footprint by 30%   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Carbon Disclosure Project
Source: New Hampshire Union Leader - It’s a collaboration between the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), World Resources Institute, World Wide Fund for Nature and the United Nations Global Compact. Alberto Carrillo Pineda, CDP’s renewable energy director,...
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S&P Global named 'Best ESG Index Provider' and recognized with 'Award for Innovation (Research)' by Environmental Finance   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : TruCost
Source: MarketWatch - S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) was awarded 'Best ESG Index Provider' and Trucost, part of S&P Global, was given the 'Award for Innovation (Research)'. The two awards further bolster S&P Global's position as a...
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Microplastics ‘significantly contaminating the air’, scientists warn   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019)
Source: The Guardian - Abundant levels of microplastic pollution have been found in snow from the Arctic to the Alps, according to a study that has prompted scientists to warn of significant contamination of the atmosphere and demand urgent research...
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In the EU, does carbon price foreshadow change'   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : European Union Allowance (EUA)
Source: blogs.thomsonreuters.com - One ton of CO2 is accounted for by one European Union Allowance. A man looks at his mobile phone amid morning smog in Pristina, Kosovo. REUTERS/Hazir Reka European emissions dropped a lot as an effect of the financial crisis....
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Labor “safeguard mechanism 2.0” likely to be short, but cheaper than EU ETS   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : RepuTex
Source: RenewEconomy - The Australian Labor Party (ALP) is expected to announce the second instalment of its energy and climate policy framework, proposing a more robust ‘baseline and credit’ scheme under the government’s safeguard...
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Most direct action bids ‘too expensive’: RepuTex   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : RepuTex
Source: The Australian Financial Review - Up to three-quarters of potential carbon emissions reduction projects offered into the Emissions Reduction Fund at its first auction are likely to be rejected as too expensive, carbon advisory firm RepuTex says. Up to...
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Merrill introduces new global carbon emissions indices   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : European Union Allowance (EUA)
Source: Investment Executive - In addition, the European Union Allowance and Certified Emissions Reduction markets can also be accessed through other Merrill Lynch indexes. Also, as the global emissions market expands, Merrill Lynch Global Research plans to...
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CME Group Announces European Union Allowance and Certified Emission Reduction Futures on CME Globex®   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : European Union Allowance (EUA)
Source: CMEGroup - CHICAGO, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CME Group, the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange, today announced that its new In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) and Certified Emission Reduction (CER)...
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