Brighton and Hoves plan to reduce citys carbon emissions

THE city’s plan to reduce carbon emissions includes investing in walking and cycling, replacing street lighting with LEDs and a BBQ ban across parks and beaches. The plan sets the direction for action on climate change by Brighton and Hove City Council to “accelerate the city’s transition to carbon neutralityContinue Reading

Energy-related emissions up in December despite pandemic

Global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions rose slightly in December compared with the same month of 2019, indicating the sharp drop seen due to the pandemic was short-lived.Figures released Tuesday by the International Energy Agency show emissions from the production and use of oil, gas and coal were 2 percent higher in December 2020 than a…Continue Reading

Scientist maps CO2 emissions for entire US to improve environmental policymaking

With intense wildfires in the western U.S. and frequent, intense hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico, the nation is again affected by extreme weather-related events resulting from climate change. In response, cities, states and regions across the country are developing policies to reduce their emissions of greenhouse gases, chiefly carbon dioxide (CO2). Even though many…Continue Reading