Posts Tagged ‘footprint’

Shell doubles up on green spending and vows to halve carbon footprint

Anglo-Dutch giant to spend $2bn on wind power, biofuels and electric cars as it bows to shareholder pressure by setting new company climate change target Shell has doubled its spending on clean power and bowed to shareholder pressure by promising to halve the carbon footprint of the energy it sells by 2050, as the oil […]

Why aren’t ships using wind-power to cut their climate footprint?

Industry claims to have no control over its rising emissions, blaming the growth in global trade, but low-carbon alternatives such as wind power do exist MS Estraden looks, on first glance, like a normal cargo ship. Just another one of the 50,000 vessels transporting pretty much everything we buy, sell and consume. But on closer […]

X Games leave big carbon footprint

Jim Ryan/Special to the Aspen Times Aspen Skiing Co. says the biggest contributor to the X Games’ carbon footprint is snowming to cover the halfpipe and other courses at Buttermilk. View full post on Wind Power News