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Global 'greening' has slowed rise of CO2 in the atmosphere, study finds

2016-11-08 Increased growth of plants fertilised by higher CO2 levels is only partly offsetting emissions and will not halt dangerous warming, scientists conclude.

1 tree can absorb 1 ton of carbon dioxide by the time it is 40 years old. From www.dogwoodalliance.org

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G8 New Alliance condemned as new wave of colonialism in Africa

Small farmers are supposed to be the main beneficiaries of the New Alliance, but they have been shut out of the negotiations. Photograph: To...

Norway pledges to become climate neutral by 2030

Parliament approves radical proposal of accelerated emissions cuts and carbon offsetting to achieve climate goal 20 years earlier than planned

What's the deal with carbon offsetting your flights

Booking flights online can already be confusing and carbon offset just seems like another unnecessary button to ignore. But what does it actually mean?

Carbon footprint infographic. V good up to the offsetting section...offsetting is only part of the answer, because it cannot take up all the CO2 that we are pumping into the atmosphere (and it is subject to a range of environmental variables) : the key is stopping putting the greenhouse gases into the air.

Offsetting Our Global Carbon Footprint - Infographic

Carbon footprint infographic. V good up to the offsetting section...offsetting is only part of the answer, because it cannot take up all the CO2 that we are pumping into the atmosphere (and it is subject to a range of environmental variables) : the key is stopping putting the greenhouse gases into the air.

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A complete guide to carbon offsetting

A digital 'wallet' containing Bitcoins that James Howells generated on his laptop is buried under four feet of rubbish