Applying the Pareto Principle to Benefit the Planet: Conversion of Commercial Transportation to Reduce Effects of Climate Change

Credit to Author: Sponsored Content| Date: Sun, 13 Sep 2020 12:20:58 +0000

Applying the Pareto Principle to Benefit the Planet: in the US, the transportation sector is at the top of a list of polluters inclusive of agriculture, industry, commercial, residential and electricity. Within transportation itself, it’s the light-duty, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles that are responsible for 82% of GHG, while the others combined contribute just 18%.

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Netherlands Supreme Court Orders Government To Cut Carbon Emissions 25%

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 21:15:29 +0000

Urgenda climate change groupThe Supreme Court for the Netherlands in a landmark ruling has ordered the government to cut greenhouse gas emissions in the country 25% by the end of next year.

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Raw materials behind half of global emissions: UN

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:34:01 +0000

Raw materials behind half of global emissions: UN

NAIROBI, Kenya – Extracting and processing materials, fuel and food contributes as much as half of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, the UN said Tuesday, as experts gathered in Kenya to find ways to rein in exploding global consumption.

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Dutch students march for better climate policies

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:10:02 +0000

Dutch students march for better climate policies

Thousands of students are skipping classes to join a march in support of more ambitious climate policies in the Netherlands.

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