How green’s my consumption?

Let's be honest: how small is our consumption-GHG footprint really? "En pointe" or is it a smidge more elephantine? ... And not compared to past 'achievements,' our neighbour or some government thought up target, but compared to where it should be? You & I really ought to know our footprint

May 15th, 2023|Categories: carbon strategy, education, enterprise, global warming, strategy, values|

CO2 emissions up!

[vertical-spacer] By the by, there's a fascinating bit on statistical greenwishy-washery in this interesting piece, under the heading: "Don’t get fooled by per capita emissions"... Aha-erlebnis perhaps?

March 2nd, 2023|Categories: carbon strategy, community, education, enterprise, global warming, links, strategy, values|


[ycd_countdown id=16765] It seems that more&more (mostly non-governmental) entities are becoming serious about using the above as their GhG-emission reference point. Happy New Year! Currently, the Earth is already about 1.1°C warmer than it was in the late 1800s, and emissions continue to rise. To keep global warming to no

January 5th, 2023|Categories: carbon strategy, community, enterprise, global warming, how to, strategy|

Beauty and the beast

On the pandemic and post-Cop27 subject of putting the case for positive behavioural change, here's a short article about a vital component of the fourth step to changing things (change step#1 see a problem #2 decide to resolve it #3 look for possible solutions #4 choose the most effective one).

Crisis? Whither the crisis?

Who can seriously say "Crisis? What crisis?" anymore? However you and I do have the choice of how we react to this state of affairs: re. community care, energy, transportation, GhGs, agriculture&food, &c.. Here's someone else's point of view about where2go from here. [vertical-spacer] (I just love their emag

November 15th, 2022|Categories: carbon strategy, community, enterprise, food, global warming, strategy, values|

Fossil2new Fuel

How're things moving with you? Still constrained by the yoke of FF (fossil fuel) dependency? Sure you are; we all are somewhere along our life's value-chain. So, how to change this -- to become a more sustainable energy user? A pragmatic, real-change-method? Offsetting perhaps? And/Or you could consider If

October 25th, 2022|Categories: carbon strategy, enterprise, global warming, strategy, values, video|

Efficient cookstoves Uganda

Located in Kampala, UpEnergy’s stoves replace primarily the traditional three-stone fires. Since it was founded, UpEnergy has served over 125,000 Ugandans. The environmental impact is considerable, with 30,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions avoided and over 120,000 trees saved thus far. The households we serve save several hours per day through

October 17th, 2022|Categories: carbon offset projects, carbon strategy, global warming, project|

Wind turbines Mauritania

A country in North West Africa, despite an abundance of natural resources, Mauritania remains poor, and is classified as a Least Developed Country by the United Nations. The country's economy is based on agriculture and livestock. Energy is produced mostly via fossil fuels and through imports. The Nouakchott plant is

October 17th, 2022|Categories: carbon offset projects, carbon strategy, global warming, project|

Solar power India

The project involves installation and operation of 56.25 MW (16.25 MW and 40 MW) solar power project in the village of Hoti in Medak, in the state of Telangana and the Sengottai in Virudhunagar in Tamil Nadu. The purpose of the project activity is to generate power using renewable energy

October 17th, 2022|Categories: carbon offset projects, carbon strategy, global warming, project|

Weather Report 2022

The latest "United in Science" report provides an overview of the most recent science related to climate change, impacts and responses from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and partner organizations. At a time when urgent action to address climate change is needed, the report provides unified scientific information to inform

October 5th, 2022|Categories: carbon strategy, community, education, global warming, links, strategy|


Firstly, Happy Easter season to you! In a rare conjunction, three major holidays of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are occurring at the same time this year. So why don't we emphasise the positive blessings of UNITY in a way which precludes just evangelism and one-way dialogue, but makes the most

Elephant/ballet dancer?

Of course we already know who/what produces the world's Greenhouse Gasses today...[mfn][/mfn] Here are the up-to-date Findhorn Ecovillage carbon (equivalent) offsetting figures since PETs carbon offsetting service started in December 2017. Nota Bene: during the last five "pandemic waves" (a) we have not been travelling so much, (b) Cluny

February 5th, 2022|Categories: carbon strategy, education, global warming, how to, strategy, values, video|
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