sequesterers of carbon

Poor Countries Do More When It Comes to Saving Forests

Posted Posted in Conservation, News

Richer countries like Brazil fall short when combating climate change Source: Scientific American Climatewire Tropical forest giants Brazil and Indonesia made less ambitious climate commitments than the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo and other smaller, poorer countries, an analysis released yesterday by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) found. That discovery is consistent with […]

Pyramid Schemes Masquerade as Direct Sellers

Posted Posted in Business, News

Learn how to pick a Pyramid Scam or Ponzi Scheme from a real Direct Marketing or MLM business. Source: Moneyweb Source: GST Consumer commission (South Africa) investigates nine suspected pyramid schemes. There is a thin line, nowadays, between network marketing companies, or multi-level marketing companies, and pyramid schemes. Particularly where the former has a business model that […]

How Much is a Forest Worth?

Posted Posted in Carbon Credits, Conservation

Source: ICROA Research According to research, offsetting one tonne of carbon dioxide brings an additional $664 in benefits to the communities where carbon reduction projects are based. The research, carried out by Imperial College London in partnership with the International Carbon Reduction and Offsetting Alliance (ICROA), demonstrates how purchasing carbon credits creates economic development opportunities, […]

Willie Smits: Saving Rainforests

Posted Posted in Conservation

Biologist Willie Smits has spent the last thirty years searching for ways to restore fragile ecosystems. From his home in Indonesia – a leading producer of greenhouse gases – Smits has discovered a method of sustainable energy production: using the forest to generate biofuels with a carbon-positive impact.

Schwarzenegger – ‘This Is Bigger Than Any Movie’

Posted Posted in Climate

Published on Jul 22, 2015 Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger told a meeting of religious leaders and others in France Tuesday that “climate change is not science-fiction,” adding, “this is bigger than any movie. This is the challenge of our time.” Daily Caller: NOAA Fiddles With Climate Data To Erase 15-Year Global Warming ‘Hiatus’http://dailycaller.com/2015/06/04/noa… Breitbart: […]