Tagged with carbon emissions

It is time we account for carbon in the products we use

It is time we account for carbon in the products we use

For years we have discussed embedded carbon in the products we use. Kai Whiting, Sustainability and Stoicism Researcher and Luis Gabriel Carmona, Researcher in Sustainable Systems, Universidade de Lisboa write on The Conversation website that we must start accounting for the carbon in imported products if we are truly to meet our Paris climate objectives. … Continue reading

China’s carbon footprint growing

China’s carbon footprint growing

While everyone knew that China’s carbon emissions were high, there was definitely the view that on a per capita basis, they were quite behind Europe. That is no longer the case, as explained by Matt McGrath on the BBC News website.   China’s per capita carbon emissions overtake EU’s New data on carbon shows that … Continue reading