Carbon / News

Sky Group to open carbon neutral film studio by 2022
Climate Change

Media giant Sky set to build carbon neutral film studio just outside London, UK

...carbon that they are not able to cut, with the goal of eventually becoming carbon positive, where the company removes more carbon from the atmosphere than they ...

Carbon Emissions in the US reduced in 2019 - IEA Report Reveals
Climate Change

Carbon emissions declined in US in 2019 - a glimmer of hope for climate change goals?

...carbon reduction challenge; it does little to address the carbon contribution of the built environment. Calculating and optimizing a building's embodied carbo...

Carbon negative concrete CMU blocks
Climate Change

Carbon negative concrete goes into pioneering “green” CMU blocks – Quebec leads the way!

...carbonate inside the rock also releases carbon dioxide. Cement production is therefore one of the world’s major contributors of carbon dioxide into the atmosp...

Carbon Tax USA & Canada - If it brings investment to lower carbon then it's good
Policy and Regulations

Carbon tax in Canada or USA – How More Tax might be a Good Thing

...carbon tax is good for the environment, and your wallet too. Canadians are, thanks to the recent Supreme Court ruling, heading for a steadily increasing carbo...

CarbonCure low carbon footprint ready mix concrete
Products and Materials

Two startups cutting emissions from the use of concrete have won the $20 million Carbon Xprize.

...CarbonCure carbon-storage concrete injects captured carbon into concrete to reduces carbon emissions These companies were part of a large pool of innovators...

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030
Energy efficiency

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030

...carbon homes on these pages and in the Ecohome Building Guide pages : Compare the Carbon Footprint of Wood v Steel V Concrete Buildings The Low Carb...

Formica targets Net Carbon Neutral countertop products for 2030

Formica Corporation Announces New Sustainability Goals, Targets Net Carbon Neutrality by 2030

...carbon neutrality. As part of their goal to achieve net carbon neutrality by 2030, Formica Corporation aims for a halfway benchmark goal of a 25% reduction of...

The Top Construction Trends for USA & Canada in 2021!
Climate Change

Our Top Home Building Trends for 2021!

...carbon (do not confuse with embedded), or even carbon neutral. Low carbon concrete: A few new fringe advances in low carbon concrete and carbon sequestering i...

Renewable Energy - Houston goes for 100% green
Renewable Energy

City of Houston to be powered with 100% renewable energy

...carbon-neutrality by the year 2050. This plan identified a target of powering all Houston City operations with renewable energy by the year 2025. According to...

Coronavirus - clean energy & sustainables in jeopardy after covid-19 - IEA
Climate Change

Coronavirus poses a threat to climate action says The International Energy Agency (IEA)

...carbon footprint of eco homes & sustainable construction unless Governments channel economic stimulus initiatives into them... Find more pages about sustainab...

#BuildingLife #WGBW2019
Climate Change

This week is World Green Building Week - & EcoHome makes its pledge

...carbon emissions from all stages of a building’s lifecycle, and therefore encourage new practices and new ways of thinking to work towards reducing carbon emiss...