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Massachusetts Businesses Urge Lawmakers to Support Increased Renewable Energy Standard

Over a dozen Commonwealth employers call on lawmakers to increase the Massachusetts Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) to 50% by 2030
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September 12, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Massachusetts businesses are calling on state lawmakers to support an increase of the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) to achieve 50 percent renewable energy supply by 2030.

Quantify and Report GHG Emissions in the Auto Industry

Attend this FREE event to hear what your customers say about global GHG reporting requirements, industry best practices, and resources that are available to you.
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OEMs around the world request GHG reporting and qualitative information from hundreds of business partners each year to help compile and determine their carbon footprint and prioritize action plans for reduction activities. The benefit of this reporting is that it helps identify areas of improvement that can lead to operational cost savings and energy efficiencies, as well as being a better global citizen.

EICC Becomes First Industry Group to Partner with CDP on Supply Chain Greenhouse Gas Initiative

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 24, 2015 – The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, and CDP, the international NGO driving sustainable economies (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project), today announced a new partnership to help expand greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting and reductions in the electronics supply chain.

Infographic: See How Seventh Generation Reduced its Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 11% from 2012-2013

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As a company with the next seven generations in our view, we care deeply about climate change, one of the greatest challenges facing our time. Our greenhouse gas emissions per metric ton of product decreased 11 percent from 2012 – 2013 although our absolute emissions increased 4.5 percent. We will review our GHG emission reduction approach to ensure that we are driving the needed change.

Our decrease in GHG emissions intensity is due to the combined effect of these initiatives:

Carnival Corporation Significantly Increases Installations of Industry-First Exhaust Gas Cleaning Technology, Expands to More Than 70 Percent of Fleet

Carnival Corporation is investing as much as $400 million to expand innovative exhaust gas-cleaning technology to over 70 vessels across its brands, up from 32 announced last year
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A major advancement in environmental technology being used for first time in the restricted space of cruise ships, system uses filters and seawater to “scrub” emissions and significantly advance cleaner air quality for oceangoing vessels

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A major advancement in environmental technology being used for first time in the restricted space of cruise ships, system uses filters and seawater to “scrub” emissions and significantly advance cleaner air quality for oceangoing vessels

George Lakoff Part II: Framing the Debate

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Last week on Sea Change Radio, influential progressive and cognitive linguist George Lakoff laid out the principles of linguistic framing as they relate to environmentalism. This week, part two of hostAlex Wise‘s discussion with Prof.

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