Article - 22 Dec 2007
Commercially available energy-efficient lighting can save up to 75 percent of the energy currently used to light homes.
Article - 20 Dec 2007
The conversion factors provided here will assist in calculating the energy consumption in common units and in determining the emissions of carbon dioxide associated with energy use.
Article - 17 Dec 2007
The level of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere accumulates quickly through everyday actions such as driving a car or leaving a light on.
Article - 14 Dec 2007
In the process of global transportation, storage of energy and consumption, greenhouse gases (including water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and ozone) are emitted into the atmosphere.
Article - 11 Dec 2007
The Kyoto Protocol, commonly referred to as the Kyoto Accord, is a treaty for the International Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Article - 10 Dec 2007
The Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol Initiative was formed as a partnership between non-governmental organizations, businesses, governments, and others, summoned by the World Resources Institute (WRI)
Article - 9 Dec 2007
It is thought that even if greenhouse gas emissions ceased entirely, global temperatures would continue to rise for a few decades into the future.
Article - 8 Dec 2007
The term carbon footprint commonly refers to the total amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and other greenhouse gases (GHG) that an organization or individual is accountable for producing.