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Investors get lost in Big Oil's carbon accounting maze

Wide variations in the way oil companies report their efforts to reduce carbon emissions make it difficult to assess the risk of holding their shares...

Investors get lost in Big Oil's carbon accounting maze

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INSIGHT-Investors get lost in Big Oil's carbon accounting maze Wide variations in the way oil companies report their efforts to reduce carbon emissions make it difficult to assess the risk of holding their shares as the world shifts away from fossil fuels, senior...
09:34, 2019-10-09

FANG stocks have lost their characteristic mojo, but investors are sticking with them The mega-cap tech stocks that have led much of the record-long bull run have started to lose steam, but investors are still giving them the benefit of the doubt....
20:17, 2019-07-19

How to use essential oils for scars Some essential oils may combat infection and inflammation, which can help wounds heal and improve skin health. Here, learn about the evidence behind these essential oils and how to use them to help pr...
15:00, 2019-08-17

Why Lip Oils Beat Lipstick Every Time We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
13:17, 2019-06-03

What are the best essential oils for sore muscles? Essential oils that can help with sore muscles include eucalyptus, lavender, and ginger. Learn more about the best essential oils for sore muscles here....
14:17, 2019-09-18

Can essential oils ease endometriosis symptoms? While typical treatment for endometriosis includes surgery, hormone therapy, and pain medications, some people also use essential oils. Learn whether they are effective here....
09:51, 2019-08-22

Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils? As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping supplies....
08:51, 2019-09-15

'Toxic chemical fumes,' not oils, may be causing vaping illness, Mayo Clinic researchers find Researchers say "toxic chemical fumes," not oils as previously expected, may be the cause of a vaping illness that's killed at least 16 people since July....
01:34, 2019-10-03

NYC restaurants need to stop hiding bathrooms in a maze Gotta go when you’re eating out? You’ll go, and go and go. When nature calls, toilets require an Outward Bound trek at lots of restaurants around town. Take the Fulton, Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s bra...
09:51, 2019-05-22

Fallout 76 Player Builds A Corn Maze To Welcome In Fall Nothing says fall to me like a good fair. Something about fried foods and prized hogs just makes me want to roll in a pile of falling leaves and, best of all, wander in a corn maze. We’re not quite up...
20:17, 2019-09-06

Dark secrets of Odessa's vast catacomb maze Beneath the Ukranian city of Odessa lies an enormous labyrinth of catacombs whose tunnels have witnessed grim scenes from Ukraine's Nazi and Soviet past....
11:51, 2019-09-05

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 30: MAZE featuring Frankie Beverly 'Before I Let Go' I’m not even sure I need to explain why “Before I Let Go” would be the final song of the 30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB series. If you’re black and have congregated with other black folks and t...
16:00, 2019-06-30

California police catch alleged stalker in corn maze A man accused of stalking his ex-girlfriend hid from police in a popular corn maze in a northern California pumpkin patch on Saturday, investigators said....
22:34, 2019-09-29

A California man who led police on a 2-hour chase through a corn maze was finally arrested KNTV A California man who was suspected of stalking a former girlfriend and violating a restraining order tried to evade police by hiding in a massive corn maze. For around two hours, officers scoure...
23:00, 2019-10-01

Was Adele and Skepta’s Crystal Maze date the ultimate romantic experience? The two musicians were recently spotted sharing an evening out at the London attraction. But should the rest of us emulate them?In entirely random, but nevertheless heartwarming news, two of Tottenham...
00:34, 2019-10-02

Maze Will Stop Featuring Frankie Beverly Before Harriet Tubman Makes It Onto the $20 Bill Let’s be clear about this: President Donald Trump, the white nationalist president who appeals to racist Midwesterners and Southerners by leaning into his racist charm, never wanted a black woman on A...
01:51, 2019-05-24

‘Your life matters’: Wisconsin farmer carves suicide prevention message into corn maze CNN – “Your life matters.” That’s the mental health message a corn maze is sharing with the world. The Wisconsin maze has had different designs over the years, but this year, t...
23:34, 2019-08-02

Kashmir’s Main City is a Maze of Razor Wire and Steel Barriers as the Lockdown Continues (SRINAGAR, India) — The main city in the India-administered part of the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir has turned into a vast maze of razor wire coils and steel barricades as drones and he...
09:00, 2019-08-14

Best accounting software of 2019 Probably the most important aspect to running a business, and one of the most difficult, is keeping tabs on your income, outcome, and overall profit. This is especially when you're a start-u...
10:17, 2019-06-22

U.S. charges Longfin CEO over alleged $66 mln accounting fraud U.S. prosecutors on Wednesday said the chief executive of Longfin Corp has been indicted for allegedly orchestrating an accounting scheme to defraud investors and others by recognizing more than $66 m...
23:34, 2019-06-05

Jeffrey Epstein lost interest when girls ‘lost their braces’: detective Jeffrey Epstein lost all sexual interest in his alleged victims as soon as they “lost their braces and their pubescent look,” according to a former cop who’s been investigating the c...
20:51, 2019-07-21

The Mystics Lost Elena Delle Donne And, Obviously, They Lost Game 2 The Washington Mystics were likely feeling confident heading into Tuesday’s WNBA Finals Game 2, as they looked all-around fantastic in their Game 1 win against the Connecticut Sun. But just a few minu...
05:34, 2019-10-02

Lost bears, lost causes and a trip to the library | Séamas O’Reilly For the sake of my sanity, we urgently need a new favourite book for my sonI took my son to the library for the first time last week. This wasn’t so much for his benefit as my own. Despite his newfoun...
16:34, 2019-10-06

The Buck Starts Here: Accounting for Women's Spending Power Women’s growing economic power will radically alter the American marketplace, but what exactly the consumer landscape will look like and who will benefit are unclear....
20:34, 2019-09-08

The Buccaneers Tried Accounting Tricks To Claim Money From The BP Oil Spill This is something else: A federal appeals court rejected the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ attempt to secure nearly $20 million from a settlement fund designed to compensate victims of the 2010 Deepwater Hori...
10:17, 2019-05-29

Rs 230 Crore Show Cause Notice Slapped Against Accounting Firm PwC The ED has slapped an over Rs 230-crore FEMA violation show cause penalty notice against multi-national accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and others, officials said on Friday....
21:00, 2019-09-13

Starbucks to offer more disclosures after SEC questions accounting policies After questioning from the Securities and Exchange Commission about its accounting practices, Starbucks will provide more disclosures about how it recognizes revenue....
00:00, 2019-09-11

Play Now, Pay Later: How Loans Became Soccer’s Favored Accounting Tool Loan-to-buy deals are on the rise, favored because they allow top clubs to comply with Financial Fair Play regulations without losing any of their purchasing power....
11:51, 2019-08-25

Former Brixmor Property Executives Charged With Accounting Fraud The former chief executive officer of shopping-center owner Brixmor Property Group Inc. and his finance chief were charged with accounting fraud for allegedly manipulating a widely used metric of prof...
04:00, 2019-08-02

ProPetro reshuffles top executives during probe into accounting disclosures Oilfield services firm ProPetro Holding Corp on Wednesday shuffled its top executives amid an internal investigation into equipment purchases and expense reimbursements....
04:00, 2019-10-10

Kraft Heinz brings back former CFO after accounting missteps Kraft Heinz Co's newly-appointed chief executive officer replaced finance chief David Knopf on Monday in what he said was a strategic decision, naming the more "seasoned" Paulo Basilio, after the com...
22:34, 2019-08-26

Starbucks stock falls after SEC questions accounting policies After questioning from the Securities and Exchange Commission about its accounting practices, Starbucks will provide more disclosures about how it recognizes revenue....
20:34, 2019-09-10

Home Office spent thousands in taxpayers' money on Crystal Maze staff trip at height of Windrush scandal Home Office managers have been reminded to spend taxpayers' money "carefully and wisely" after splashing thousands on a team-building trip to the Crystal Maze experience at the height of the Windrush ...
00:34, 2019-08-07

Brazil growth: Of lost years, lost decades Frustration is building quickly in Brazil. What was supposed to be the beginning of a credit cycle – and a structural improvement in long-term economic growth – is becoming just another false dawn....
16:51, 2019-05-28

Opinion: Lakers lost out on Kawhi Leonard, but all is not lost The Lakers brought in Jared Dudley, Danny Green and Kyle Kuzma during free agency, but missed out on the big-name All-Star they were seeking.       ...
19:51, 2019-07-06

General Electric adds to defense against charges of bogus accounting General Electric Co intensified its defense of its accounting practices on Monday after investors questioned it about an unusual research report alleging GE failed to put aside money to cover $29 bill...
22:51, 2019-08-19

General Electric fortifies defense against charges of bogus accounting General Electric Co reinforced its defense of its accounting practices on Monday after investors asked more questions about an unusual research report last week that accused the jet engine and power p...
13:17, 2019-08-20

Thomas Cook collapse: accounting watchdog weighs up investigation Financial Reporting Council has power to impose penalties in event of irregularitiesBritain’s accountancy regulator is considering urgently whether to investigate the collapse of Thomas Cook and impos...
02:51, 2019-09-25

U.S. regulators to drop accounting test in 'Volcker' rewrite: sources U.S. regulators have circulated a new draft of the "Volcker Rule" that would further ease its requirements and scrap a proposed new test that had been met with fierce resistance from Wall Street,......
21:34, 2019-08-13

Vereit, others reach $1.025 billion settlement over American Realty accounting Investors on Monday asked a Manhattan federal judge to approve a $1.025 billion class-action settlement with Vereit Inc and other defendants of claims that prior management inflated a key operating pe...
05:00, 2019-10-01

UPDATE 2-Kraft Heinz brings back former CFO after accounting missteps Kraft Heinz Co's newly-appointed chief executive officer replaced finance chief David Knopf on Monday in what he said was a strategic decision, naming the more "seasoned" Paulo Basilio, after the comp...
19:34, 2019-08-26

USA men's team hit back at US Soccer's 'false accounting' in equal-pay suit US women’s team involved in lawsuit with bosses over equal payUS Soccer releases its analysis as tension mounts between sidesMen’s team releases statement in support of USWNT’s complaintThe United Sta...
18:34, 2019-07-31

Goals blames 'improper behaviour' as accounting crisis deepens Goals Soccer Centres has admitted its accounting crisis could date back almost a decade, claiming it is the result of "improper behaviour" by a number of individuals....
10:51, 2019-08-02

Kraft Heinz Concludes Internal Investigation Into Accounting Errors Kraft Heinz said it had concluded an internal investigation into accounting errors and changed financial practices that triggered a regulatory probe and steep decline in its stock price this year....
05:00, 2019-06-08

South Korea orders further arrests at Samsung Electronics over accounting scandal A South Korean court approved arrest warrants on Saturday for two executives at Samsung Electronics Co Ltd over their alleged roles in a suspected accounting fraud at the biotech arm of Samsung Group....
23:51, 2019-05-24

You could win a Samsung Galaxy S9 and Sage accounting software worth £900 when you answer this survey TechRadar Pro has partnered with Sage to give you the chance to make your business more financially savvy and own one of the best Samsung smartphones ever, the Samsung Galaxy S9.The past year has seen...
17:51, 2019-06-19

Short Seller Accuses Chinese Sportswear Company of Improper Accounting A U.S. short seller took aim at China’s most valuable sportswear company, accusing it of improper accounting and triggering a steep fall in its shares....
18:34, 2019-05-30

Why there is no accounting for a large slice of luck in the Premier League | Greg Wood Football data shows that chance plays a significant, possibly decisive, role in one match in sixBack in the late 1990s a bookmaking firm came up with an interesting new game to keep the customers in i...
21:51, 2019-05-25

Trump urges appeals court to block subpoena for his accounting records U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday asked an appeals court to overturn a ruling that his accounting firm must turn over his financial records from before he was president to the Democrat-controlled ...
01:34, 2019-06-11

UPDATE 4-General Electric fortifies defense against charges of bogus accounting General Electric Co reinforced its defense of its accounting practices on Monday after investors asked more questions about an unusual research report last week that accused the jet engine and power p...
03:17, 2019-08-20

'Your life matters': Wisconsin farm promotes suicide prevention awareness in annual corn maze Govin's Berries and Meats in Wisconsin included the National Suicide Prevention hotline and the words "your life matters" in its corn maze.        ...
04:17, 2019-08-02

Trump attorneys appeal ruling ordering accounting firm to hand over records to Congress President Donald Trump's attorneys are appealing a ruling by a federal judge ordering an accounting firm to comply with a congressional subpoena, acting fast on the one-week window until the firm turn...
00:17, 2019-05-22

UK should cut vehicle use to hit zero-carbon target, say MPs Scathing report says Tory governments have held back progress on clean energy goalsThe government should discourage personal vehicle use and reward energy-efficient homebuilding to meet its legally bi...
21:17, 2019-08-22

What would life be like in a zero-carbon country? Drastic restrictions on almost every aspect of people's lives, from the cars they drive, the way they heat their homes, to the fridges they buy -- even the food stored in them. That is the reality of ...
10:34, 2019-06-16

Pathways to a low-carbon China Fulfilling the ultimate goal of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change — keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius, if not 1.5 C — will be impossible without dramatic action from the wor...
00:34, 2019-07-09

How much carbon does our lumber sequester? Enlarge (credit: US BLM) Carbon sequestration is generally thought of as locking carbon out of the atmosphere semi-permanently by incorporating it into rocks or forests that are then preserved. But ...
21:17, 2019-07-07

An escape route for carbon As many of us may recall from grade school science class, the Earth’s carbon cycle goes something like this: As plants take up carbon dioxide and convert it into organic carbon, they release oxygen ba...
22:00, 2019-06-12

Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions New data shows how fossil fuel companies have driven climate crisis despite industry knowing dangersThe Guardian today reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s...
13:34, 2019-10-09

South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions to lower emissions in its efforts to meet agreement...
18:00, 2019-05-27

Aluminum's carbon footprint is dirty If the automotive industry's shift toward aluminum is being driven primarily by environmental concerns, it makes sense to scrutinize the carbon footprint of the aluminum industry itself. And the pictu...
07:34, 2019-07-22

Learning from Canada’s carbon blunder Last month, Canada rolled out its federal carbon tax to four provinces, creating a new tax on all goods based on their total carbon footprint. While polluting less is a worthy goal for us all, the pla...
16:17, 2019-05-21

Why Pricing Carbon Is Still More Theory Than Reality It’s an idea that’s been around for more than two decades: To slow climate change, make polluters pay for the damage they cause. Worldwide, more than 50 nations, states and cities have adopted what’s ...
14:17, 2019-09-28

We May Have Been Thinking About a Carbon Price All Wrong Putting a price on carbon is a key element of climate policy. The idea is simple: Carbon pollution is making the Earth uninhabitable, but companies have no incentive to stop polluting because they’re ...
22:00, 2019-10-01

New natural gas plants will have to pay carbon tax on all emissions The change made this week means new natural-gas plants will have their emissions standard toughened each year after 2021, until in 2030 they will pay the carbon price on every ounce of their emissions...
21:17, 2019-06-28

How to Get Rid of Carbon Emissions: Pay Farmers to Bury Them What if there was a way to combat climate change that didn’t require technological breakthroughs, carbon taxes or eliminating all fossil fuels? Look to Iowa for the answer....
19:00, 2019-09-11

U.S. TVA to cut carbon emission by 70 percent by end of next decade: CEO The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) expects to reduce carbon emissions at the U.S.-owned power generator by 70 percent from 2005 levels by the end of the next decade, the company's chief executive of...
01:00, 2019-06-01

Flight risk: can we take the carbon out of air travel? Greta Thunberg’s zero-carbon Atlantic crossing is not an option for most. But it might be in years to come, if experiments with hydrogen, solar and batteries pay off“Flight shaming is not going to sol...
10:00, 2019-08-31

Here’s where the federal parties stand on the carbon tax For the first time in years, climate change and environmental policies are shaping up to be a major issue in the federal election campaign this fall....
13:34, 2019-07-17

What is carbon engine cleaning and is it worth it? News 29 Aug, 2019 Carbon cleaning can remove sooty carbon deposits from your engine but will it make enough of a difference to justify the price?...
02:00, 2019-08-30

People like the idea of a carbon tax - if the money is put to good use Survey of people in the US suggests the public will support carbon taxes high enough to produce big emissions cuts - if they approve of how the revenue is used...
01:51, 2019-09-19

UPDATE 1-South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions to lower emissions in its efforts to meet agreement...
18:51, 2019-05-26

‘Perhaps the most important isotope’: how carbon-14 revolutionised science The discovery that carbon atoms act as a marker of time of death transformed everything from biochemistry to oceanography – but the breakthrough nearly didn’t happenMartin Kamen had worked for three d...
00:34, 2019-08-11

A pro-growth carbon tax could lower the payroll tax rate The demand for climate change action is growing, prompting many conservatives to look for policies to address climate change while holding true to the conservative values of free markets, limited gove...
10:17, 2019-08-03

'Hit them where it hurts': Several 2020 Democrats want a carbon tax on corporations As thousands of people across the world participate in the Global Climate Strike, several Democratic presidential candidates have shared how they will take aggressive action on climate change — includ...
00:51, 2019-09-21

Theresa May commits to net zero UK carbon emissions by 2050 UK to put down legislation but Greenpeace warns of impact on developing nationsTheresa May has sought to cement some legacy in the weeks before she steps down as prime minister by enshrining in law a ...
01:51, 2019-06-12

VMware to Buy Pivotal Software and Carbon Black Software company VMware plans to buy Pivotal Software and cybersecurity provider Carbon Black, bolstering its push to allow customers to build, manage and secure applications across devices and cloud-...
02:51, 2019-08-23

6 Brazilian tourists die of carbon monoxide in Chile SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities say six Brazilian tourists died of carbon monoxide poisoning while staying in an old apartment in central Santiago. Authorities said Wednesday that police ha...
05:00, 2019-05-23

There's a limit to the rainforest's carbon storage abilities Conserving forests and restoring forest health are vital components of a comprehensive solution to climate change, but new research suggests there are limits to a rain forest's carbon storage abilitie...
23:34, 2019-08-06

Pantry ingredients can help grow carbon nanotubes Baking soda, table salt, and detergent are surprisingly effective ingredients for cooking up carbon nanotubes, researchers at MIT have found. In a study published this week in the journal Angewandt...
08:51, 2019-05-29

German environment minister proposes carbon tax Svenja Schulze has said such a plan is important for sinking carbon emissions, yet other measures are needed. She claims the plan would not unduly burden the poor, but reward those who use less fuel....
00:51, 2019-07-06

Why carbon offsetting is not the panacea Harry and Meghan might think it is Elton John claimed the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s private jet use was ‘carbon neutral’. The reality is more complicatedElton John has attacked the criticism of the use of private jets by the Duke an...
18:51, 2019-08-20

Carbon calculator: find out how much CO2 your flight will emit The Guardian’s carbon calculator works out the emissions on flights from the world’s 100 busiest airports, as well as from selected UK airportsThe aviation sector is one of the fastest-growing pollute...
06:17, 2019-08-01

Air travellers may have to pay carbon charge to offset emissions Planned tax will make public more aware of climate harm caused by flying, ministers hopeAir passengers may have to pay an extra “carbon charge” on flights as part of a government initiative to reduce ...
02:51, 2019-07-22

16-bit RISC-V processor made with carbon nanotubes The RV16X-NANO. (credit: MIT) Our ability to continuously shrink the features of our silicon-based processors appears to be a thing of the past, which has materials scientists considering ways to mo...
23:00, 2019-08-28

We want to set a price for carbon: German finance minister Germany plans to introduce a carbon pricing model that will encourage companies to invest in technologies that use less carbon dioxide, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Thursday....
14:51, 2019-09-19

Could fracking with carbon dioxide instead of water be greener? Using CO2 to fracture rocks for oil and gas is being touted as a more environmentally friendly approach to fracking, but it may not be greener overall...
13:34, 2019-05-31

Spain proposes EU carbon tax on energy imports Spain's acting government has called on the European Union to assess a potential carbon tax on power imports to protect the bloc's interests and help it to pursue its environmental targets amid growin...
18:00, 2019-05-27

Offsetting carbon emissions: ‘It has proved a minefield’ More and more people are trying to offset their travel emissions – so why isn’t it straightforward? We explain the options and how to navigate themHere’s the problem: in two months’ time I must travel...
20:51, 2019-08-02

Carbon monoxide leak hospitalizes 46 people Authorities in Canada say a carbon monoxide leak at a hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba has sent 46 people to the hospital, with at least 15 of them in critical condition. (July 9)     ...
23:00, 2019-07-09

The hidden carbon footprint of aluminum cars If the automotive industry's shift toward aluminum is being driven primarily by environmental concerns, it makes sense to scrutinize the carbon footprint of the aluminum industry itself. And the pictu...
22:34, 2019-07-22

Germany gambles on green with carbon cap plan The German government is set to present a new climate-change policy on Friday that will likely include a carbon-pricing initiative to cap the use of fossil fuels in Europe's largest economy, where the...
15:51, 2019-09-18

Air passengers could see carbon charge added automatically Passengers could have a carbon offsetting charge automatically added to the cost of airline tickets under plans being considered by ministers aimed at cutting emissions....
11:34, 2019-07-22

Daily on Energy: How the US could get caught up in a ‘carbon trade war’ Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00...
19:00, 2019-09-10

Oregon Senate Republicans end walkout over carbon bill SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican lawmakers returned to the Oregon Senate on Saturday, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon emissions bill they said would harm their rural constituents. Th...
20:34, 2019-06-29

Ontario vows to keep fighting carbon tax after 2 courts uphold it On Friday, Ontario’s top court ruled that the Trudeau government is within its rights to impose a carbon pricing system on provinces that do not have their own....
01:17, 2019-06-29

Build more nuclear reactors to reach net zero carbon target – CBI Business group says nuclear programme will be key for low carbon economy in UKThe UK should keep building large-scale nuclear plants and “mini-nuke” reactors to help reach a net zero carbon target by ...
08:34, 2019-06-28

Alberta provincial carbon tax dead, as federal tax looms The premier's office says that, as with all tax change announcements, it takes effect at the time it's announced, with legislation to support the change coming at a later date....
22:00, 2019-05-30

Carbon-intensive cement industry feeling the heat The cement sector accounts for 7% of all man-made CO2 emissions, more than all 202 million trucks and more than the steel sector. Pressure is piling up on European cement companies to decrease their f...
13:17, 2019-09-24

ThinkPad X1 Carbon review (2019): Sometimes it’s good to be boring The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the most established laptops around, and this year's model marks the 7th iteration of the series. Just like every one before it, this X1 Carbon is thinner and lig...
16:51, 2019-08-20

Carbon-Emissions Credits Slide Over Brexit Fears The price of carbon-emissions credits has slid sharply in recent weeks as traders worry that a deluge of U.K. credits could flood the market in anticipation of a disruptive Brexit....
20:51, 2019-09-04

Carbon taxes alone won't be enough to meet Paris Agreement targets Carbon taxes alone won't be enough to slow climate change and limit global warming to less than 2 degrees Celsius, according to a new study published in the journal Joule....
05:17, 2019-09-05

Radical action needed to hit UK’s zero-carbon target | Letters Michael Stone on the reality of Britain’s consumption, Celia Forsyth on support for fossil fuel projects, Gemma Cantelo on making cities greener and Stephen Martin on the sustainable development goals...
19:17, 2019-06-16

UK firms will face 'deliberate disruption' to hit zero carbon goal State ready to disrupt or phase out the most polluting business activities to meet 2050 targetUK companies must brace for the government to deliberately disrupt or phase out business areas that are un...
07:51, 2019-06-19

EU fails to set firm deadline for zero carbon emissions goal The European Union has failed to set a firm deadline to end its contribution to climate change, after a group of eastern European countries blocked a proposal to slash EU carbon emissions to net zero ...
03:17, 2019-06-21

Salesforce's Sustainability Cloud aims for carbon accountability With consumers and industry players alike looking for ways to curb carbon emissions, Salesforce is introducing a new platform for tracking and reporting reliable environmental data....
20:51, 2019-09-18

Black carbon particles found in human placentas Damaging particulate pollution has been found on the fetus-side of placentas in pregnant women. However, some researchers question whether this actually means it can cross the placenta barrier....
20:17, 2019-09-18

Researchers: bitcoin’s carbon footprint equal to Las Vegas BERLIN (AP) — Researchers calculate that the electricity required for the virtual currency bitcoin generates as much carbon dioxide as a city like Las Vegas. The Technical University of Munich said Th...
14:34, 2019-06-13

Alberta’s carbon tax cut helping to fuel love for big trucks A recent report from the International Energy Agency found Canadians are driving the least fuel-efficient vehicles in the world and are emitting the most CO2 per kilometre driven....
00:51, 2019-05-31

A New Report Says U.S. Airline Carbon Emissions Are Growing Fast U.S. airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmental group’s report. The International Council...
01:00, 2019-09-14

MIT engineers build advanced microprocessor out of carbon nanotubes After years of tackling numerous design and manufacturing challenges, MIT researchers have built a modern microprocessor from carbon nanotube transistors, which are widely seen as a faster, greener al...
03:00, 2019-08-29

A 400-Year-Old ‘Carbon Colossus’ Heralds Hope for Amazonia At a staggering 88 meters tall, a 400-year-old tree found in the Brazilian Amazon has been declared the region’s largest tree. Researchers are now trying to figure out how it grew to such heights. ...
16:17, 2019-09-20

Gucci goes carbon neutral in bid to tackle climate crisis The planet has gone too far, says CEO Marco Bizzarri, as he outlines greener strategyAs the fashion industry continues to address its role in the climate crisis, Italy’s most valuable luxury brand has...
18:34, 2019-09-12

France sets 2050 carbon-neutral target with new law French lawmakers on Thursday voted into law the first article in a climate and energy package that sets goals for France to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and go carbon-neutral by 2050 in line with ...
06:17, 2019-06-28

Low-carbon technology fund is tonic for Scottish gin maker Orkney Distillery aims to be the first producer powered by hydrogen and renewable energyA craft distillery in Scotland could become the greenest gin and whisky producer in the world as part of the gov...
20:00, 2019-08-29

Dutch government presents measures to cut carbon emissions THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is presenting a comprehensive raft of measures aimed at slashing the Netherlands’ emission of carbon blamed for warming the Earth’s atmos...
16:17, 2019-06-28

Atmospheric carbon levels are leaping. We can't afford many more years like this Each year of high emissions adds to the stock of carbon in the air, bringing us closer to catastropheOne of the many ironies of the climate crisis is that as temperatures change and extreme weather be...
18:34, 2019-06-11

Britain commits to goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday set a goal for the nation to reach net zero carbon emissions within about 30 years -- the first major economy in the world to set that kind of goal....
14:17, 2019-06-12

EU leaders converging on goal of zero carbon emissions in 2050 There is a growing number of European Union leaders who support the goal of making the EU economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050, but there is no unanimity yet, a senior EU official said...
19:51, 2019-06-19

Occidental CEO calls for new U.S. laws to boost carbon capture Occidental Petroleum Corp plans to shift toward a carbon-neutral production model, it chief executive said on Thursday, but new U.S. laws are needed to support technologies designed to fight global w...
03:00, 2019-09-13

Ontario Court of Appeal rules carbon tax is constitutional Ontario's Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that Canada's federal carbon tax is constitutional after a challenge from the province's Conservative government in a blow to efforts to strike down Justin Tr...
20:17, 2019-06-28

Hoffenheim go carbon neutral with tree-planting project "Hoffenheim have taken steps to go carbon neutral this season by offsetting \"unavoidable CO2 emissions\" through an initiative that plants trees in Uganda\u0027s Kikonda Forest, the Bundesliga club h...
19:34, 2019-08-28

More than 20 people sickened by carbon monoxide at Midtown church More than 20 people were hospitalized after they were sickened at a Midtown church Tuesday by suspected carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a malfunctioning stove, FDNY officials said. Approximately 8...
00:51, 2019-07-17

Once-Unpopular Carbon Credits Emerge as One of the World's Best Investments The price of the carbon-emission credits, doled out in Europe to polluting power plants and steel mills to curtail the production of greenhouse gases, has soared more than fivefold over the past two y...
16:34, 2019-08-11

Attaining Carbon-Neutral Shipping Is a Herculean Task The shipping industry has committed to halve greenhouse-gas emissions by 2050, but there is a big catch. Neither the engines nor the fuels are there and tens of billions of dollars must be invested....
18:34, 2019-10-04

Healthcare industry responsible for 10 percent of U.S. carbon emissions The healthcare industry is responsible for 10 percent of carbon emissions in the United States. The industry also emits 9 percent of all harmful non-greenhouse air pollutants in the U.S....
22:17, 2019-08-05

Picking up Branson’s rocketing carbon bill | Letters Virgin Galactic | Headlines | Women’s tennis | Saw joke | Bull run | IzalI was surprised to find no mention in your report (Floating into space: Branson reveals plans to list Virgin Galactic on stock ...
23:51, 2019-07-10

Removing carbon dioxide from power plant exhaust Reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from power plants is widely considered an essential component of any climate change mitigation plan. Many research efforts focus on developing and deploying car...
20:17, 2019-07-31

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20:51, 2019-05-22

Exxon Mobil Lends Its Support to a Carbon Tax Proposal The company is joining other oil companies and corporate giants to endorse a plan from the Climate Leadership Council to tax fossil fuels and pay the dividends to taxpayers....
21:17, 2019-05-21

1 dead, 4 sickened after possible carbon monoxide poisoning in Brooklyn One person died and four others were sickened by suspected carbon monoxide poisoning Saturday morning in Brooklyn, authorities said. The five people were believed to have been staying inside a buildin...
16:17, 2019-08-03

Breaching a “carbon threshold” could lead to mass extinction In the brain, when neurons fire off electrical signals to their neighbors, this happens through an “all-or-none” response. The signal only happens once conditions in the cell breach a certain threshol...
22:00, 2019-07-08

Edmonton to hit its self-imposed carbon limit within 8 years: report A new report generated from the city's environment office says Edmonton will run out of room to reach its carbon emission limits within eight years, so it's got to get more aggressive in cutting green...
02:00, 2019-08-09

UK carbon emissions target 'doing more harm than good' - Thunberg Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told Sky News that the UK's pledge to produce net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is "actually doing more harm than good"....
18:17, 2019-07-17

A four-day work week could improve our health and cut carbon emissions Campaigners want us to reduce our working hours to boost mental health, increase productivity and lower carbon emissions, but is it really that simple?...
19:17, 2019-05-21

Corbyn pledges Labour transparency on UK carbon footprint Labour in power would change law to reveal imported emissions and ‘carbon leakage’The UK will stop hiding its “true impact” on the climate by revealing its consumption of carbon emissions from across ...
11:17, 2019-07-14

Your guide to the carbon sucking tech we need to save the planet Humans have emitted so much carbon dioxide that we must find ways of sucking it from the air. Can that be done without wrecking the environment in other ways?...
17:34, 2019-08-07

Oil giants BP and Shell pledge $1M each to Republican-backed carbon tax Oil and gas giants BP and Shell are donating $1 million each over two years to a Republican-backed group urging Congress to pass a federal carbon tax to fight climate change....
16:17, 2019-05-21

Thawing permafrost releasing more carbon than previously thought The problem of thawing permafrost is worse than climate scientists thought. New research suggests previous studies have underestimated the rate at which thawing permafrost is releasing carbon into the...
22:34, 2019-07-03

Democratic candidate John Delaney wants to pay you a carbon dividend Former Maryland congressman John Delaney's presidential campaign climate change platform includes a fee on carbon to reduce fossil fuel use and paying Americans $3 trillion in carbon dividends....
14:51, 2019-07-18

The Amazon Fires Coughed Up an Enormous Plume of Carbon Monoxide New satellite imagery shows gigantic plumes of noxious carbon monoxide wafting over Brazil’s Amazon rainforest and surrounding areas—the result of massive forest fires currently raging in the region. ...
01:00, 2019-08-27

Twenty-two states sue Trump administration over carbon rule replacement Twenty-two states, including New York and California, and seven cities on Tuesday sued to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency's replacement of the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan, ar...
02:00, 2019-08-14

46 people hospitalized after carbon monoxide exposure at Canadian hotel A hotel in the Canadian city of Winnipeg was evacuated and 46 people were hospitalized Tuesday due to high levels of carbon monoxide exposure.       ...
02:34, 2019-07-10

Canada's oil-rich Alberta introduces bill to repeal carbon tax Canada's main crude-producing province Alberta introduced a bill to repeal the provincial carbon tax on Wednesday, setting up a legal tussle between Premier Jason Kenney's United Conservative Party an...
03:51, 2019-05-23

London joins Google’s new carbon emissions tracking site The site allows the city and residents to access data on London’s greenhouse gas emissions with the goal of helping communities reduce their carbon footprint....
00:34, 2019-10-09

Dozens hospitalized after carbon monoxide exposure at Winnipeg motel Forty-six people have been hospitalized and 15 are in critical condition after they were exposed to carbon monoxide at a motel in Winnipeg, Manitoba, city officials said Tuesday....
12:00, 2019-07-10

Energy firms plan UK's first carbon-neutral 'industrial cluster' Humber drive aims to shrink carbon footprint of UK’s most polluting industrial zoneEnergy companies have ignited multibillion-pound plans for the UK’s first carbon-neutral “industrial cluster” in the ...
02:34, 2019-09-09

Sucking carbon out of the air is no magic fix for the climate emergency | Simon Lewis Negative emissions tech is important, but the idea it could replace decarbonisation is pure fantasy. Business as usual is not an optionThe Arctic is on fire, hot on the heels of the latest scorching E...
13:51, 2019-08-01

More EU leaders sign up to carbon net-zero goal by 2050 ahead of summit Germany has joined a growing number of EU nations to back going carbon neutral by mid-century, EU documents show, building momentum for the bloc's leaders to agree the ambitious climate goal at a summ...
18:17, 2019-06-17

This Carbon Fiber and Calfskin Wallet Doesn't Skimp On Space The Carboné Wallet, from The Italian Leather Company, isn’t a dramatic reimagining of the wallet category, but it is a very good bifold....
04:00, 2019-08-08

Germany's Merkel hopes for ambitious EU goal to cut carbon emissions Germany will push for an ambitious goal of making the European Union economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050 at the EU summit on Thursday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said....
16:51, 2019-06-20

Joe Biden’s $5 Trillion Climate Proposal: Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is pitching a $5 trillion-plus climate proposal that he says would lead the U.S. to net zero emission of carbon pollution by 2050. Biden’s plan calls ...
19:34, 2019-06-04

EU leaders scramble for consensus on 2050 carbon neutral target EU nations hoping to help lead the fight against global warming by agreeing to go carbon neutral by 2050 at a summit on Thursday engaged in last-ditch diplomacy to ease fears among central and eastern...
16:51, 2019-06-20

Carbon offset your death with this $200K ‘Frankensteined’ Tesla hearse Are you worried about the carbon dioxide that’ll be released if you get cremated? Well, worry no more, because this ‘Frankensteined’ Tesla Model S hearse could be yours for $200,000. The eco-friendly ...
21:34, 2019-08-08

Senators to unveil carbon tax bill to generate $2.5 trillion in 10 years Two Democratic U.S. senators will unveil a bill on Thursday to curb climate change by slapping a fee on oil, natural gas and coal and delivering most of the revenues to low- and middle-income America...
22:51, 2019-07-24

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18:34, 2019-07-16

Ontario to take federal carbon tax fight to Canada's Supreme Court The province of Ontario has taken its fight against the Canadian federal government's carbon tax to the country's top court, after losing an initial challenge in a lower court....
00:00, 2019-08-29

Climate Town Hall: Several Democratic Candidates Embrace a Carbon Tax At a CNN forum on climate change, the first such prime-time event in a presidential campaign, candidates vowed to take aggressive action to combat global warming....
06:51, 2019-09-05

Daimler Plans to Make Its Cars Carbon Neutral by 2039 The carmaker's new climate plan is bold—for a company. But it falls short of recommended emissions cuts and shows the limits of corporate self-policing....
03:34, 2019-05-22

Pipelines remain contentious as more provinces opposed federal carbon tax Premiers Scott Moe and Francois Legault find common ground in wanting Ottawa out of what they see as provincial territory, but remain split on pipelines....
23:17, 2019-07-10

Japan plans carbon emission cuts, more nuclear energy Japan is calling for further efforts to cut carbon emissions by promoting renewables but also nuclear energy despite the 2011 Fukushima reactors meltdowns...
08:00, 2019-06-07

Tech's favorite bag brand will sell you a $600 carbon fiber tripod Peak Design is known for its trendy (and pricey) camera bags and straps -- it's the kit du jour for photographers and vloggers. And now it's adding a travel tripod to the fold. It might not ...
18:51, 2019-05-21

Solar company says UK needs new policies to meet 2050 carbon target Solar power could help Britain achieve its new climate goal more efficiently than many politicians realize if the government adopts policies to unlock faster growth, a leading solar company said on Th...
23:01, 2019-06-13

Explainer: How the aviation industry's carbon offsetting scheme will work International airlines are counting on a global carbon offsetting plan to cap CO2 emissions from air travel at 2020 levels, mitigating the environmental impact of flying even as passenger traffic is f...
16:51, 2019-09-24

EU energy chief says Europe must commit to carbon neutrality by 2050 Reluctant European Union nations must be convinced to back the goal of zeroing out carbon emissions by 2050, the bloc's energy chief told the European Parliament on Thursday, saying the fight against ...
22:17, 2019-07-04

This green cement company says its product can cut carbon dioxide emissions by up to 70% Every year, the production of cement accounts for 8% of global CO2 emissions. Solidia Technologies is working to reduce the carbon footprint of the building material....
05:17, 2019-09-29

Ontario court upholds validity of Trudeau's federal carbon tax Ontario's Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that Canada's federal carbon tax is constitutional after a challenge from the province's Conservative government, in a blow to efforts to strike down Justin T...
21:34, 2019-06-28

Obscure pink seaweed may help reduce global carbon emissions Marine scientists around the world are seeking a way to mass produce an obscure tropical pink seaweed that can stop cows from burping so much methane gas....
20:51, 2019-08-21

Investigators: Sala poisoned by carbon monoxide before plane crash Soccer star Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson suffered dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before the private plane they were in crashed in the English Channel in January....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Sala and pilot exposed to carbon monoxide before crash, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators s...
08:00, 2019-08-15

Sen. Joe Manchin: Bloomberg's carbon initiative would 'punish' West Virginians Sen. Joe Manchin, D., W.V., has argued that philanthropist Mike Bloomberg's new carbon initiative would "punish" his constituents and fail to combat climate change in the way it intends to....
18:17, 2019-06-12

China steel firms lagging on carbon compliance: study Chinese steel companies have fallen behind their international counterparts on energy efficiency and carbon compliance, putting them at risk of a surge in costs once regulations are tightened, a resea...
19:51, 2019-07-31

Greta Thunberg begins zero-carbon Atlantic voyage – video Climate activist Greta Thunberg has set sail from Plymouth on what could be her most daunting challenge yet - crossing the Atlantic in a solar-powered racing yacht.'I feel a bit seasick and it's not g...
23:00, 2019-08-14

Gucci goes carbon neutral in attempt to tackle climate crisis The planet has gone too far, says CEO Marco Bizzarri, as he outlines greener strategyAs the fashion industry continues to address its role in the climate crisis, Italy’s most valuable luxury brand has...
16:00, 2019-09-13

Microsoft announces plan to make the Xbox carbon neutral Microsoft has joined other major tech companies such as Amazon, Google and Sony in laying out some new commitments to mitigate climate change. One of the more eye-catching measures it detailed was a p...
23:17, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg sets sail for New York on zero-carbon yacht Climate activist begins voyage from Plymouth to Trump’s US with father and two-man crewOn white-crested swells under leaden skies, the teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has set sail from Plymout...
19:34, 2019-08-14

Merkel favors carbon pricing to meet environmental targets Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she flavored carbon prices to incentivize savings in climate-damaging emissions, as Germany struggles to meet its 2030 environmental targets....
01:17, 2019-07-20

Shipping sector sets course for zero carbon vessels, fuel by 2030 Leading ports, banks, oil and shipping companies on Monday launched an initiative which aims to have ships and marine fuels with zero carbon emissions on the high seas by 2030, in another step by the ...
19:17, 2019-09-23

Groundbreaking Report Gives Us a Glimpse of the US Military’s Gigantic Carbon Footprint There are a lot of superlatives that can be used to describe the U.S. military. It represents the biggest chunk of the federal budget. It’s extremely good at killing people. And it’s also a prolific c...
17:00, 2019-06-13

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 10: Have Some Carbs With Your Reduced Carbon Footprint Fun fact, unbeknownst to me before attempting the 22 Days Nutrition challenge: according to PETA (who would definitely know), most bread is vegan (clearly, I haven’t been making a lot of bread). It wa...
02:51, 2019-08-24

Carbon Footprint Row Over Greta Thunberg's Yacht Trip To New York The team behind teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg's yacht voyage to New York on Sunday fended off claims that her trip will create carbon emissions because team members will take transatlantic.....
10:17, 2019-08-19

Alberta launches promised constitutional challenge of federal carbon tax The government said the federal tax, which is imposed on any province that doesn't establish its own policy, "disrupts the balance of Canada's federation."...
00:34, 2019-06-21

Sala was exposed to carbon monoxide before plane crashed, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators s...
14:00, 2019-08-16

VMware buys Carbon Black and Pivotal, valued together at $4.8 billion VMware is following through on its proposal to buy Pivotal, a fellow Dell subsidiary, and expanding into cybersecurity with the acquisition of Carbon Black....
01:17, 2019-08-23

Shell to offset carbon emissions for British fuel buyers Royal Dutch Shell said on Thursday it would offset the carbon dioxide emissions of around 1.5 million road users in Britain starting later this month under a loyalty scheme....
10:34, 2019-10-10

EU leaders fail to get full support for 2050 carbon neutral target A push to agree for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to get unanimous support at an EU leaders summit on Thursday, with the goal being moved to a footnote in the final summit sta...
23:00, 2019-06-20

Global carbon emissions rose at the fastest rate in seven years: report Global carbon emissions skyrocketed last year at the fastest rate in seven years — prompted by a weather-related spike in energy demand, according to a newly released report from BP. There was a...
00:34, 2019-06-12

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20:17, 2019-07-24

‘Anything That Moves the Ball Forward.’ Some Green New Deal Supporters Back Carbon Tax, Too How should we fight climate change? The most progressive Democrats say the answer is something like the Green New Deal, a massive government program aimed at reorienting American society. A more tradi...
23:17, 2019-07-12

Germany seeking EU summit decision on going carbon neutral by 2050: official Germany is aiming to get European Union leaders to agree to make the bloc carbon neutral by 2050 at this week's summit, a government official said on Wednesday....
19:51, 2019-06-19

Democrats set goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 to fight climate change House Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats announced a goal Tuesday of adopting legislation to combat climate change by the end of the year that would enable the U.S. to reach net zero greenhouse g...
22:17, 2019-07-23

Kamala Harris unveils $10T plan to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2045 Presidential candidate Kamala Harris released a $10 trillion plan Wednesday to combat climate change, pledging to achieve 100% net-zero greenhouse gas emissions across the entire economy by 2045....
00:51, 2019-09-05

Sci-Fi Miniseries Restoration Feels like Altered Carbon With a Case of the Body Snatchers Seems like any other day. You head to the doctor to undergo a routine digital back-up of your consciousness, but find yourself suddenly trapped in someone else’s body. That’s the premise behind Restor...
16:17, 2019-09-15

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18:34, 2019-05-21

Activist Greta Thunberg To Undertake Zero-Carbon Trip To Climate Summit Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will face an uncomfortable and challenging trip when she crosses the Atlantic in a racing boat, the skipper of the yacht that will take her from Britain...
02:34, 2019-08-02

The new plan to remove a trillion tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere: Bury it. The most prominent efforts to prevent that crisis involve reducing carbon emissions. But another idea is also starting to gain traction — sucking all that carbon out of the atmosphere and storing it u...
09:51, 2019-06-13

Scientists boost the carbon-capturing abilities of metal-organic frameworks Scientists in Switzerland have found a way to make metal-organic framework lattice more rigid, helping the materials more effectively capture and separate gas molecules....
16:34, 2019-05-21

Focal’s new Chora speakers use recycled carbon fiber at accessible prices Focal Audio might be known for producing some of the best speakers and headphones in the world, but the company hasn’t forgotten those of us that can’t spend $230,000 on a pair of towers. Case in poin...
04:17, 2019-09-06

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping, recycled plastic for all devices Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic in each of its products by 2022....
17:17, 2019-08-05

The new plan to remove a trillion tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere: Bury it The most prominent efforts to prevent that crisis involve reducing carbon emissions. But another idea is also starting to gain traction — sucking all that carbon out of the atmosphere and storing it u...
19:34, 2019-06-12

Airlines’ rising carbon emissions are eclipsing any fuel efficiency gains US airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmental group’s report....
23:34, 2019-09-13

UN launches drive to suck back carbon and reverse climate change New York forum aims to ‘restore’ the climate by reducing atmospheric levels of carbon to those of a century agoA new effort to rally governments and corporations behind technologies that suck greenhou...
17:17, 2019-09-17

Energy industry's carbon emissions rise at fastest rate in nearly a decade BP report reveals that swings in global temperatures are increasing the use of fossil fuelsCarbon emissions from the global energy industry rose at the fastest rate in almost a decade in 2018 after su...
18:17, 2019-06-11

Andy Burnham reveals 2038 carbon target for Greater Manchester Plans for airport expansion and new roads lead to mayor being accused of ‘empty rhetoric’ The mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has pledged to make the region carbon neutral by 2038,more than...
00:34, 2019-06-14

Canada's Conservative leader unveils climate plan without carbon pricing Canada's Conservative Party leader unveiled his long-awaited climate and environmental plan on Wednesday that would eliminate the current federal carbon pricing program and focus on promoting green te...
03:00, 2019-06-20

Carbon monoxide found in Sala's body 'raises questions' over crash Footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to harmful levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their private plane before it crashed into the Channel in January, air accident investiga...
21:34, 2019-08-14

Amazon vows to go carbon neutral 10 years ahead of Paris deadline The tech giant has vowed to go carbon neutral by 2040, beating the Paris Agreement by 10 years. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has encouraged other companies to follow suit. The move comes a day ahead of globa...
09:51, 2019-09-20

Amazon vows to be carbon neutral by 2040, buying 100,000 electric vans Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday pledged to make the largest U.S. e-commerce company net carbon neutral by 2040 and to buy 100,000 electric delivery vans from a start-up,...
02:17, 2019-09-20

UN chief urges action to make Earth carbon neutral by 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World leader after world leader told the United Nations on Monday that they will do more to prevent a warming world from reaching even more dangerous levels, but as they made the...
21:51, 2019-09-23

The World's Second-Largest Rainforest Is Losing the Carbon It’s Held for a Thousand Years The Congo Basin is the second-largest rainforest on Earth, and like most tropical forests, it’s getting chewed up by humans. That’s a problem for the climate, and not just because trees are a natural ...
05:51, 2019-07-04

Lenovo’s new, Comet Lake-equipped ThinkPad X1 Carbon hits this September The 2019, 7th generation Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 1. [credit: Lenovo ] Today, Lenovo ann...
08:34, 2019-08-28

EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 carbon neutral climate target A proposal for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to garner unanimous support at a leaders summit in Brussels. The target date has been relegated to a footnote on the final summit ...
04:51, 2019-06-21

Carly Rae Jepsen releases carbon-copy cover of No Doubt’s “Don’t Speak” As part of Spotify’s Single series, today Carly Rae Jepsen has released a new version of her own single “Want You In My Room,” along with a cover of No Doubt’s perennial “Don’t Speak,” according to Ro...
10:00, 2019-10-03

Falling carbon emissions aren't harming California economy, study says A new analysis says California, one of the most environmentally conscious states in the nation, has again achieved a net reduction in carbon emissions without hindering its economy....
22:00, 2019-08-13

Germany's coalition to detail carbon-free plans after marathon talks German Chancellor Angela Merkel will on Friday unveil a major new climate protection package thrashed out by parties in her coalition through the night ahead of Friday's global day of protests by acti...
12:51, 2019-09-20

UEFA to plant 600,000 trees to offset carbon emissions from Euro 2020 European football's governing body UEFA said it will plant 600,000 trees across 12 countries as part of its commitment to offset carbon emissions from travel to next year's expanded European Champions...
09:51, 2019-09-25

Footballer Emiliano Sala, Pilot "Exposed To Carbon Monoxide" Before Crash Footballer Emiliano Sala and the pilot flying his plane when it crashed were likely exposed to "potentially fatal" levels of carbon monoxide, investigators announced on Wednesday....
22:00, 2019-08-14

Emiliano Sala was exposed to carbon monoxide before plane crashed, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators s...
18:00, 2019-08-14

Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash - report "Emiliano Sala\u0027s blood showed high levels of carbon monoxide, air accident investigators said on Wednesday, and it was likely the pilot of the plane flying him to Britain had also been exposed be...
17:00, 2019-08-14

It's high time to create a World Carbon Bank | Kenneth Rogoff We could use a global carbon tax to give developing countries incentives to phase out coalAlthough much derided by climate-change deniers, not least Donald Trump, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New ...
15:01, 2019-07-08

Indoor carbon dioxide levels could be a health hazard, scientists warn CO2 in bedrooms and offices may affect cognition and cause kidney and bone problemsIndoor levels of carbon dioxide could be clouding our thinking and may even pose a wider danger to human health, rese...
19:17, 2019-07-08

Tata Chemicals plans first UK industrial carbon capture demo plant Tata Chemicals Europe (TCE) plans to build Britain's first industrial-scale carbon capture and utilization (CCU) demonstration plant to trap emissions for use in sodium carbonate manufacturing, the fi...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Sala exposed to harmful levels of carbon monoxide on board plane Footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to harmful levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their private plane before it crashed in to the Channel in January, air accident investig...
15:34, 2019-08-14

Oil CEOs push carbon-capture efforts ahead of climate talks A group of 13 major oil companies charted out a plan on Monday to promote investments in carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS), ahead of a gathering in New York....
10:51, 2019-09-23

Is federal carbon tax killing jobs? Experts say answer isn’t ‘black and white’ The Saskatchewan Government has said the carbon tax is killing jobs, but one expert says job losses in the energy sector are not the result of any sole factor, but a confluence of different issues....
03:34, 2019-08-26

Humans are disturbing Earth's carbon cycle more than the dinosaur-killing asteroid Since 1750, humans have disrupted Earth's carbon cycle more severely than have some of the most cataclysmic asteroid impacts in history — and, new research suggests, the long-term effects on our plane...
13:00, 2019-10-03

Greta Thunberg Calls Out "Biggest Carbon Polluter" US In Powerful Speech Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a pointed message before a U.S. congressional hearing on Wednesday: "I don't want you to listen to me....
07:17, 2019-09-19

Carbon dioxide levels hit record peak in May, highest in millions of years Carbon dioxide – the gas scientists say is most responsible for global warming – peaked again at record levels last month, scientists announced.        ...
16:17, 2019-06-04

Microsoft pledges to fight climate change with carbon neutral Xbox Microsoft is joining Sony on the efforts to combat climate change by switching things up on the console front. In the former’s case, it’s starting a pilot project to make 825,000 Xboxes carbon neutral...
22:17, 2019-09-24

Climate hawk Republicans are wrong to look to carbon tax as Green New Deal alternative Some Republicans have seized on the idea that a carbon tax could serve as a free market alternative to sweeping environmental regulations and reforms such as those in the Green New Deal. This is troub...
00:34, 2019-07-02

EU summit draft conclusions back call for carbon neutrality by 2050 European Union leaders may agree to back going carbon neutral by 2050 on Thursday, according to language in the latest draft conclusions for their summit seen by Reuters....
03:00, 2019-06-20

Ford addresses issues with anti-carbon tax stickers, vows they’ll be fixed The stickers are part of an aggressive campaign to critique the federal carbon tax, which Ottawa imposed on Ontario earlier this year after the province failed to come up with its own comparable regim...
01:17, 2019-09-18

UN hosts drive to suck back carbon and reverse climate change New York forum aims to ‘restore’ the climate by reducing atmospheric levels of carbon to those of a century agoA new effort to rally governments and corporations behind technologies that suck greenhou...
00:17, 2019-09-18

Russia's hypersonic weapon is reportedly running short on carbon fiber Russia's plans to build a hypersonic weapon system that can travel at more than 20 times the speed of sound, and also evade US missile defenses, has predictably rattled the world. Last year, Russ...
08:34, 2019-07-02

Nuclear power doesn't stack up without a carbon price, industry group says Nuclear could provide cheap energy but would only be competitive with gas and coal if carbon pollution is priced, nuclear association saysAustralia would need to adopt a carbon price for nuclear power...
22:51, 2019-06-03

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions - report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the government on Friday, according to a study by asse...
15:51, 2019-09-18

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions: report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the government on Friday, according to a study by asse...
00:17, 2019-09-19

Climate report: World must triple carbon reductions to avert catastrophe An international group of climate scientists said in a new report the world must triple its commitment to cut carbon emissions to avert a catastrophic level of global warming by the turn of the next c...
03:17, 2019-09-24

Central European countries block EU moves towards 2050 zero carbon goal Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic refuse to sign up to text that activists already viewed as too vagueA trio of central European countries have blocked the EU from inching closer to a net-zero carbon...
02:17, 2019-06-21

Tragic Footballer Emiliano Sala And Pilot "Exposed To Carbon Monoxide" Toxicology tests on Emiliano Sala showed a carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) saturation level of 58 percent, Britain's Air Accidents Investigation Branch explained on Wednesday....
02:00, 2019-08-15

Companies lobby U.S. Congress on carbon tax; senator expects bill in weeks Representatives from more than 70 companies met with U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday to push for a tax on carbon emissions to fight climate change, and a senator said bipartisan legislation containing suc...
22:34, 2019-05-22

Lenovo’s new Comet Lake-equipped ThinkPad X1 Carbon hits this September The 2019, 7th generation Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 1. [credit: Lenovo ] Today, Lenovo ann...
23:34, 2019-08-28

Biden unveils $1.7 trillion climate plan to end U.S. carbon emissions by 2050 Former Vice President Joe Biden released a plan on Tuesday to address climate change that would pour $1.7 trillion of investment into achieving 100% clean energy and net-zero emissions by 2050, in par...
20:00, 2019-06-04

Montreal creates committee to curb climate change, reduce carbon footprint New partners are joining the fight, announced Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Montreal Public Health....
23:34, 2019-06-19

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Sets Sail on Zero-Carbon Journey Across the Atlantic (PLYMOUTH, England) — Eco-activist Greta Thunberg has set sail from the English coastline for New York as part of her campaign to pressure politicians to put climate change at the top of their a...
03:00, 2019-08-15

Footballer Emiliano Sala was exposed to carbon monoxide before plane crashed, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators s...
02:00, 2019-08-15

Emiliano Sala Suffered Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Fatal Plane Crash Tests show he was exposed to “potentially fatal” levels of carbon monoxide before the crash. The pilot, whose body has not been found, may have suffered the same....
20:34, 2019-08-14

Momentum builds for EU leaders to agree carbon neutral 2050 pledge at summit A push by Germany, France and other EU nations for the bloc to go carbon neutral by mid-century looks likely to be endorsed by EU leaders on Thursday, despite resistance from eastern European nations ...
03:00, 2019-06-20

Gorgon LNG plant begins long-delayed carbon capture and storage project Half Australia’s increase in CO2 emissions has been linked to WA project’s failure to bury its greenhouse gas underwaterOil and gas company Chevron says a long-delayed carbon capture and storage proje...
13:00, 2019-08-08

Heavy carbon dioxide emitters should take on greater responsibility, key UN development forum hears Heavy carbon dioxide emitters should “take on greater responsibility” to address climate change, the head of China’s Xiamen Airlines told the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable D...
00:00, 2019-08-08

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19:34, 2019-06-17

European airline chiefs push back against flight shaming, carbon taxes The heads of some of Europe's largest airlines hit back on Wednesday against efforts to discourage Europeans from flying, arguing the industry was making huge strides in cutting its carbon footprint a...
23:00, 2019-07-10

Pope backs carbon pricing to stem global warming and appeals to deniers Pope Francis said on Friday that carbon pricing is "essential" to stem global warming - his clearest statement yet in support of penalizing polluters - and appealed to climate change deniers to listen...
15:51, 2019-06-14

Ford faces lawsuit alleging carbon monoxide leak in police Explorers The six plaintiffs, all state troopers in Washington, claim they suffered from headaches, nausea, foggy thinking or flu-like symptoms from driving the vehicles....
10:34, 2019-08-14

Scheer promises to scrap clean fuel standards alongside carbon tax if elected In a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Scheer surmises the new standards could increase the cost of gas by at least four cents a litre over and above the government's carbon tax....
06:17, 2019-07-09

Greta Thunberg to set sail on Atlantic crossing for climate conferences on zero-carbon yacht Environmental activist Greta Thunberg will set sail from Plymouth today on a carbon neutral yacht to attend UN summits in New York and Chile on tackling global warming....
12:00, 2019-08-14

Ford government files appeal to Supreme Court over carbon pricing ruling This comes after the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled in a split decision in June that the federal carbon tax is constitutional because it relates to a matter of "national concern."...
21:00, 2019-08-28

Supreme Court of Canada rejects Sask.’s request to delay carbon tax appeal The Saskatchewan government says the Supreme Court recently issued an order stating the appeal hearing over the carbon tax remain tentatively set for Jan.14....
05:34, 2019-08-31

Virginia Governor puts state on path to 100% carbon-free power by 2050 Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed an executive order on Tuesday with a goal of producing all of the state's electricity from carbon-free sources by 2050 in an effort to reduce the commonwealth's ...
03:51, 2019-09-18

Carbon Dioxide Concentration in the Earth’s Atmosphere Has Hit Levels Unseen for 3 Million Years The concentration of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere has reached levels not seen for 3 million years, scientists at Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii said Monday – offering a dire w...
15:34, 2019-05-21

Carbon pollution import tax proposed by Biden and Inslee would be unworkable, economists warn Presidential candidates Joe Biden and Jay Inslee both took a shot at China and other heavy-polluting countries this week by releasing climate change plans that would tax imports of carbon-intensive go...
06:17, 2019-06-07

Analysts cut carbon price forecasts as Brexit clouds market: Reuters poll Analysts have lowered forecasts for the price of European Union carbon permits in the fourth quarter as the threat of a no-deal Brexit hangs over the market....
21:00, 2019-10-04

ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th-gen mini-review: Minor updates made to a stellar machine Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) There are some people who would never buy a ThinkPad, and there are others who flock to Lenovo's flagship business family every time the company makes an update...
20:34, 2019-09-13

EU leaders risk trade tension with carbon border tax plan to shield industry The new European Union executive risks inflaming international tensions over trade and the environment even before it takes office in November by promising a carbon border tax to shelter its industry ...
17:34, 2019-10-03

After global protest, world leaders to present carbon reduction plans at U.N. summit World leaders are preparing to gather at the U.N. Climate Action Summit in New York City, where they are expected to discuss plans to drastically reduce carbon emissions over the next 30 years....
23:51, 2019-09-21

Germany eyes carbon price of 30 euros a tonne in transportation, housing: sources German government officials are discussing the introduction of a carbon emission price of roughly 30 euros a tonne for the transport and housing sectors, three people familiar with the negotiations to...
02:17, 2019-09-20

Amazon Orders 100,000 Electric Delivery Vans From Rivian To Go Carbon Neutral By 2040 Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday pledged to make the largest U.S. e-commerce company net carbon neutral by 2040 and to buy 100,000 electric delivery vans from a start-up,....
11:17, 2019-09-22

UPDATE 3-Amazon vows to be carbon neutral by 2040, buying 100,000 electric vans Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday committed the company to being carbon neutral by 2040 and said part of that pledge is an order for 100,000 electric delivery vans from a s...
18:51, 2019-09-19

Shell Quest carbon capture and storage project reaches milestone of 4M tonnes Shell Canada says the Quest carbon capture project near Edmonton has reached the milestone of four million tonnes of stored carbon dioxide, equivalent to the annual emissions of about one million cars...
21:51, 2019-05-23

South African court dismisses sulfur dioxide emissions changes ahead of carbon tax South Africa's average temperatures are rising more than the global average and the carbon tax law aimed at slashing emissions responsible for extreme climate breakdowns is too little, too late, accor...
20:34, 2019-05-24

Potentially harmful carbon pollution reaches fetal side of placenta: study (Reuters Health) - Airborne carbon particles that can cause health problems in adults and children are getting into the placenta as it nourishes a developing fetus, a new study has found....
22:17, 2019-09-17

Why AI investors don’t get it right Investors have been putting billions of dollars into AI startups every year for several years now. But they're focusing on the wrong type of play.Read More...
06:17, 2019-06-24

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping for its devices by 2020, recycled plastic by 2022 Alphabet's Google announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recycled plastic by 2022.Read More...
08:51, 2019-08-06

Scientists Invent LED Device to Quickly Treat Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Though It's Not Ready for Humans Yet Doctors at Harvard think they’ve found a new way to stop a silent killer by literally shining a light on it. In experiments with rats, their light-based device was able to quickly clear away carbon mo...
21:34, 2019-10-09

Indian Army Adds Mahindra e-Verito EVs To Its Official Fleet To Reduce Carbon Footprint Keeping up with the central government's policies to switch to electric mobility, the Indian army has employed electric vehicles as part of its fleet. In partnership with Energy Efficiency Services......
17:17, 2019-08-04

Anchors away: Teen eco-activist Greta Thunberg sets sail for UN conference on zero-carbon boat Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg began her zero-carbon voyage to the United States today for the UN Climate Conference.        ...
14:00, 2019-08-16

Soccer player Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash: report Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala's blood showed high levels of carbon monoxide, air accident investigators said on Wednesday, and it was likely the pilot of the plane flying him to Britain had al...
16:00, 2019-08-14

Climate Accountability Institute study: 20 companies account for 35% of global carbon emissions since 1965 Twenty energy companies are responsible for more than a third of all worldwide carbon emissions over the last half-century, climatologists said in a new study Wednesday....
06:00, 2019-10-10

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18:17, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg sets sail on Atlantic crossing for climate conferences on zero-carbon yacht Environmental activist Greta Thunberg set sail from Plymouth today on a carbon neutral yacht to attend UN summits in New York and Chile on tackling global warming....
20:34, 2019-08-14

Emiliano Sala and pilot may have been overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning on plane, investigators reveal Emiliano Sala had been exposed to a "potentially fatal" level of carbon monoxide when his plane crashed over the Channel, investigators have revealed....
20:34, 2019-08-14

Football star Sala exposed to high levels of deadly carbon monoxide in plane British air accident investigators have said Emiliano Sala's body had potentially deadly levels of carbon monoxide. It said the pilot of the plane that crashed was also likely exposed....
16:34, 2019-08-14

Trump EPA snubs carbon capture, an emissions reduction technique favored by environmentalists and Republicans The Trump Environmental Protection Agency is dismissing a technology that is favored by many Republicans and is widely considered to be among the most effective at slashing emissions from coal plants....
08:34, 2019-06-22

Senators introduce bipartisan bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing A bipartisan Senate bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing was introduced Thursday in the wake of multiple deaths of low-income residents from the toxic gas. Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C...
04:17, 2019-07-19

The IMF thinks carbon taxes will stop the climate crisis. That's a terrible idea | Kate Aronoff The IMF’s proposed $75-per-ton tax would exacerbate rampant inequality. There are better ways to fund decarbonizationA well-circulated statistic this week, from a new book by the University of Califor...
08:17, 2019-10-13

Daily on Energy: GOP-aligned groups make the fiscal case for a carbon tax on Capitol Hill Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00...
18:00, 2019-07-22

LanzaTech aims to fuel jets and make consumer goods from recycled carbon pollution LanzaTech has proved it can transform greenhouse gas emissions into fuels and chemicals. Now the company is trying to bring its clean tech to the masses....
19:17, 2019-05-21

Trump Adviser Who Lamented 'Demonization of Carbon Dioxide' Follows Bolton Out the White House Door President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, John Bolton, was fired (or resigned) on Monday. Now it appears the flotsam he brought with him to the National Security Council could be following h...
03:34, 2019-09-12

Making carbon-neutral clothes out of algae: the designers taking on fast fashion – video The fashion industry is a fossil-fuel-guzzling operation as many of our clothes are made from petroleum-based textiles such as polyester. Even natural fibres such as cotton have a huge carbon footprin...
19:17, 2019-09-20

Steel industry to suffer major losses from rising carbon prices and climate regulations, report says Failure to reduce carbon emissions puts on average 14% of the companies' potential value at risk, according to a new analysis of corporate earnings profiles....
17:51, 2019-07-31

Satellite imagery of Amazon rainforest fire shows massive carbon monoxide pollution plume As the Amazon rainforest burns at unprecedented levels, new satellite imagery from NASA shows an enormous cloud of poisonous carbon monoxide rising from the devastation....
18:00, 2019-08-27

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (7th Gen) review: A top-quality 14-inch business ultraportable, with excellent security features The 2019 ThinkPad X1 Carbon is lighter and adds welcome features like PrivacyGuard and PrivacyAlert. The 4K screen is impressive, but does involve some trade-offs — notably battery life....
12:00, 2019-09-11

Do Investors Really Want This Fed Rate Cut? Investors betting that the Fed will almost certainly cut rates next month and twice more in 2019 following Wednesday’s meeting should consider what sort of economic and profits figures will prompt eas...
00:01, 2019-06-20

Ray-Ban Investors Should Look Beyond the Optics EssilorLuxottica’s top shareholder and activist investor Third Point are both building stakes in the eyewear giant, setting up a fresh governance battle....
09:17, 2019-09-17

President Trump Skips G-7 Climate Discussion as World Leaders Address Amazon Fires, Carbon Emissions (BIARRITZ, France) — U.S. President Donald Trump skipped a discussion on climate with other world leaders at the Group of Seven summit in France, leaving an empty chair as global power brokers d...
06:34, 2019-08-27

Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon-emissions bill SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon-emissions bill. The post Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, end...
20:34, 2019-06-29

| Red carpet for Botswana investors Botswana has promised to roll out the red carpet for investors, urging them not to be discouraged by its small population from doing business in the country because decent returns are part of the pack...
11:00, 2019-08-12

Earnings Season May Not Be as Bad as Investors Think With less than a week to go before third-quarter earnings season kicks off, analysts estimate companies in the S&P 500 will report a 4.5% drop in profits. But for some, those estimates look far too pe...
20:00, 2019-10-11

Big Investors Leverage Their M&A Promises As breakup fees fall out of favor in the U.K., bidding companies have increasingly started seeking promises from the biggest shareholders of a target company to support the deal, pledges known as “irr...
04:34, 2019-08-13

Investors Wonder if the ECB Can Do Enough to Make a Difference The ECB has convinced financial markets that it will act. The question is, among its grab bag of possible moves, will it do more than investors expect?...
13:17, 2019-07-24

A Brexit Showdown Could Be What Investors Need British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to reduce the time that U.K. lawmakers will have to block a no-deal Brexit, and investors are scared. But they should probably welcome signs of a final showd...
20:34, 2019-08-28

What Does It Mean When Investors Say, 'Sell the Profit'? In Translation: The term refers to selling stocks in the anticipation that corporate earnings growth is about to slow. Some say it is especially relevant now....
06:01, 2019-06-10

Euroskeptics Are Less Skeptical, and Investors Should Be Too Europeans, like Americans, are disillusioned with mainstream politics. But investors should also heed a more encouraging trend: The eurozone’s populists no longer want to ditch the euro....
19:34, 2019-05-28

Investors are concerned about these 3 things Markets are rallying ahead of Wednesday's open on hopes for a resolution in the US-China trade war. But trade tensions remain a major source of anxiety for investors....
07:34, 2019-06-19

An ETF Counts on Investors Overreacting Spotlight: Vesper US Large Cap Short-Term Reversal Strategy ETF invests in stocks that have experienced a selloff, but are expected to bounce back quickly....
06:01, 2019-06-10

Investors Are Too High on the Cloud A tech sector not exposed to tariffs, trade wars or domestic political scrutiny sounds almost too good to be true. At current valuations, it just might be....
13:17, 2019-06-05

How ETF investors can play the oil spike Tom Lydon, ETFTrends.com, and Todd Rosenbluth, CFRA, join 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss the surge in energy stocks and how to play the oil move....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Investors Are Too Thirsty for Utility Stocks It is hard to know whether to like the stock market when economic data remain decent but geopolitical tensions flare up, so investors have found a compromise: Utility companies. But this strategy may ...
16:00, 2019-06-28

Cannabis Investors Are Zoning Out About Supply Cannabis can’t cross state lines today, but should federal laws change, high-cost growers and areas with less favorable climates for cannabis growing will be undercut....
20:00, 2019-06-27

Here's what investors are watching for from the Boeing CEO's speech CNBC's Phil LeBeau joins "Squawk Box" to give a preview of Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg's speech at the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference....
01:00, 2019-05-30

SpaceX Is Seeking More Capital From Investors Elon Musk’s SpaceX is in the middle of another fundraising round, as it tries to ramp up various rocket and spacecraft projects. The company is looking to raise $314 million, which would value the com...
11:34, 2019-06-28

How to get investors to save more for retirement? Perhaps by saying hello to their future self Getting clients to save more for retirement means getting them to care about their future selves. How to forge that emotional connection? Technology, advisor help and even old-fashioned letter writing...
15:34, 2019-06-20

Beyond Meat Investors Will Choke on Their Optimism Investors in the maker of pea-based burgers will almost certainly be disappointed, due to absurd growth expectations that ignore the realities of an economic downturn....
21:51, 2019-08-23

This on-demand gas start-up already has big name investors in its portfolio CNBC's Aditi Roy joins "The Exchange" from San Jose, California with the details of a new start-up that could eliminate your next trip to the gas station....
21:17, 2019-06-27

Should Stock Investors Prepare for an Oil "Shock"? Countless news articles have stated how the oil market influences the stock market, but sometimes these articles offer opposing explanations. How can investors find out the real relationship between o...
22:17, 2019-06-18

Watch out, investors: Statistics can lie. Your 401(k) will thank you seeing the truth From political polls to earnings reports, data can be deceptive. Be aware of the tricks and your 401(k) will thank you.       ...
19:34, 2019-09-01

Investors Flock to Gold ETFs Gold exchange-traded funds are regaining their luster. Investors poured about $2.6 billion into gold-backed ETFs in July, increasing their collective holdings to 2,600 tons—the highest total since Mar...
18:34, 2019-08-16

Why IFM Investors remains 'optimistic' on US infrastructure Brett Himbury of IFM Investors says he is optimistic that, over time, there will be policy in the U.S. that invests "more substantially" in the infrastructure needs in America....
12:00, 2019-06-06

The wealthiest investors are ramping up on this asset Even if you're a millionaire, cash is king. Investors in TIGER 21, a group of individuals with at least $10 million to invest, stepped up their allocation toward cash during the first three month...
17:00, 2019-05-21

How Ordinary U.S. Investors Own a Piece of China China’s enormous stock market, long off-limits to international investors, is now part of many a mom and pop investor’s portfolio outside the country. That’s because the world’s major equity index com...
21:00, 2019-10-09

Investors, Buy the Dips: The Economic Cycle Isn't What It Used to Be It may be time for investors to stop worrying and learn to love the economic boom. The inevitable bust could be further off than is commonly believed, but it could also be more painful....
14:17, 2019-06-07

Trump Administration Is Divided Over Tax Cut for Investors Republican senators and conservative anti-tax groups are increasingly pushing to redefine how capital gains are calculated, a change that would primarily benefit the rich....
18:00, 2019-07-31

Investors look to tech whiz to set a new course at Schlumberger Oilfield services bellwether Schlumberger NV on Friday is forecast to post modestly higher profits for its second quarter, but investors will be listening closely to what tech expert Olivier Le Peuch ...
22:01, 2019-07-18

The "Space Race": What Stock Investors Should Know The DJIA started a 36% decline near the time a major magazine published a story about man's ambition to go to the moon. Just recently, the same magazine featured an almost identical cover. Here's what...
06:34, 2019-10-09

Best time for investors to diversify 'away from the US,' Pictet says Expensive stocks, an expensive dollar and a shrinking growth gap relative to the rest of the world mean the U.S. is on its way out as a spearhead for investors, according to Swiss multinational privat...
16:17, 2019-06-07

Investors Look Forward to GDP Data Before Fed Decision Before the Federal Reserve can make its first interest-rate cut in a decade, investors will get a look at reports on new-home sales, durable-goods orders and second-quarter economic growth....
18:34, 2019-07-21

Investors Approve UTC-Raytheon Merger Shareholders backed the creation of one of the world’s largest aerospace companies, voting in favor of the $135 billion combination of United Technologies and Raytheon....
23:00, 2019-10-11

What investors need to watch in oil markets, according to RBC's Croft Keith Bliss, Cuttone & Company senior vice president; Helima Croft, managing director of RBC Capital Markets; and Ayham Kamel of Eurasia Group join CNBC's "Closing Bell" team to break down the im...
00:51, 2019-09-17

‘Sad’ investors say they had no choice but to close Four Seasons Big names in finance and real estate who invested in the Four Seasons restaurant revival are miserable they were forced to close the place after less than a year — but said they had no choice. Real es...
04:51, 2019-06-12

Walmart Seeks Outside Investors for Jetblack Walmart is talking to investors and companies about taking over its Jetblack personal shopping service in a potential spinoff that would have the unprofitable venture’s CEO Jenny Fleiss exit, accordin...
00:00, 2019-10-05

UK's IQE reassures investors with Asian orders Cardiff-based IQE Plc expects new supply chains in Asia to provide significant orders, the supplier of semiconductor wafer to Apple Inc said on Tuesday, sending its shares up more than 13%....
14:51, 2019-07-23

Some Investors Had Hunch Yields Were About to Fall Although almost no one saw the nosedive in government bond yields coming, a few were positioned well enough to profit. Some think there is room for yields to fall further....
15:34, 2019-06-09

Uber promises a bottomless well of money to investors … but not yet Expect a barnstorming debut at the latest tech company listing, yet there is no sign of any profits in the near futureWho wants to invest in a company that has never made a profit, admits it may never...
15:34, 2019-05-21

Investors Hold Fire Ahead of Fed Minutes Global stocks were mixed as investors awaited the resumption of U.S.-China trade talks and looked for fresh signals from the Federal Reserve on monetary easing....
11:00, 2019-10-09

Investors to focus on the peso after CFK's shock VP announcement Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s announcement won’t immediately change demand for Argentine assets, but it might give some short-term relief to the peso, according to experts.  ...
22:17, 2019-05-21

Gold Reverses Gains as Investors Turn to Fed Gold prices turned lower in aftermarket trading Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve trimmed interest rates but signaled that officials were divided on how much to ease policy in coming months....
02:51, 2019-09-19

Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week an...
22:34, 2019-08-09

Sotheby’s could get offers from rival investors despite $2.66B deal The bidding war for Sotheby’s may not be over, after all. The 275-year-old auction house — which agreed this week to sell itself for $2.66 billion to French telecom tycoon Patrick Drahi — could soon g...
20:51, 2019-06-21

Retail investors point to changing Brazil The investment landscape is shifting rapidly as falling returns on sovereign fixed income assets force investors to look elsewhere for returns. Retail investors in particular are playing an important ...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Investors have set their eyes on Thailand as the trade war deepens, says CEO Thailand is set to see an uptick in investment amid the U.S.-China trade war, says the president and CEO of U.S.-ASEAN Business Council, Alexander Feldman....
14:34, 2019-08-27

Verizon's plan: Consumers win, investors lose Verizon has decided to bring back unlimited data plans. But while that's great for its subscribers, it's awful news for investors. It's another sign of how brutally competitive the telecom business is...
15:34, 2019-05-21

Investors Find Ways to Play a Fed Rate Cut The expected Federal Reserve rate cut is prompting investors and financial advisers to reposition portfolios, including buying stocks, in order to yield more income....
18:51, 2019-07-31

New Startup-Focused Bank Gets More Than $100 Million From Investors A group of investors has bet more than $100 million on Grasshopper Bancorp, a new digital bank that is looking to tap into the growth of technology startups and the venture-capital firms that fund the...
18:34, 2019-05-30

Investors with more than $5 trillion target BHP over coal funding Investors representing A$8 trillion ($5.4 trillion) have backed a call for BHP to ditch funding for industry groups whose actions are inconsistent with the Paris climate agreement, an Australian NGO s...
14:00, 2019-10-10

Look at This Fast, Dramatic Change in Investors’ Mindset The yield spread between junk and investment-grade bonds can provide a clue about what's ahead for risk-assets as a whole. Learn why -- plus, take a look at a chart which reveals the mindset of invest...
16:51, 2019-05-21

Investors stay bullish on U.S. Treasuries - survey Bond investors remained at their most bullish on longer-dated U.S. Treasuries in about 8-1/2 years as trade tension between China and United States spurred a safe-haven stampede into the bond market, ...
19:00, 2019-05-29

Investors least bullish on U.S. bonds in six weeks -survey Bond investors scaled back their bullish bets on U.S. longer-dated government debt after recession fears pushed 30-year bond yields to record lows last week, a J.P. Morgan survey showed on Tuesday....
19:17, 2019-08-20

Oyo to Raise $1.5 Billion Led by Founder, Existing Investors Oyo announced on Monday a $1.5 billion deal with its existing investors that will tighten the founder's control and provide fresh capital to the money-losing firm....
22:34, 2019-10-07

At Harvard B-School, lessons for impact investors Harvard Business School is known for guiding the next generation of financial leaders through compelling case studies in management, innovation and global intelligence. Now the curriculum includes......
15:34, 2019-10-04

Dow plummets more than 800 points as investors fear recession The Dow plummeted more than 800 points Wednesday as recession fears gripped the globe after the US Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted for the first time in 12 years. All three major US indexes ...
00:00, 2019-08-15

401(k) investors: Here's how to create your strongest retirement portfolio now U.S. stocks have trounced overseas markets. Why should you care? Because this trend matters if you want the strongest possible retirement portfolio.       ...
19:00, 2019-09-29

Aston Martin CEO woos investors at Goodwood After a share-price slump that has wiped out close to half its value since its IPO, Aston Martin is hoping that the informal setting of the Goodwood motor-racing gala has helped win over investors who...
01:34, 2019-07-10

Investors Helped Build Tesla. They Could Undo It, Too. Producing a mass-market car takes cash, which is harder to find when sentiment turns and the stock falls, as it did sharply this week. Elon Musk’s company burned through $900 million in the first quar...
21:17, 2019-05-24

Markets Are Calm, Then Suddenly Go Crazy. Some Investors Think They Know Why. Investors have noticed a force some call a “gamma trap,” and have been devising tools to estimate its size and direction in order to predict how markets will move and to trade around it....
16:51, 2019-07-09

Bayer Bows to Investors With New Board Appointment Bayer appointed a prominent U.S. agriculture expert to its board in the company’s latest effort to convince investors that it has its troubled crop-science business under control....
02:00, 2019-10-02

Theresa May's Political Demise Is Noise for Investors Sterling took a fresh battering this week as the stuttering Brexit process ground to a halt and U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May resigned. Like most of the pound’s gyrations over the last two years, th...
14:34, 2019-05-24

During Stock Rally, Nervous Investors Buy Bonds, Too Individuals are on track to purchase a majority of the U.S. government’s newly issued longer-term debt this year for the first time since the Treasury Department began publishing data....
16:51, 2019-07-08

Investors Slowly Wake Up to Fears of a New Cold War The U.S.-China trade conflict might be a repeat of a pattern that is all-too common in markets when it comes to geopolitical risks: ignore them, then panic....
02:51, 2019-05-24

Investors Ponder Negative Bond Yields A steep slide in U.S. government-bond yields last week wrong-footed investors and left some pondering what was once unthinkable: whether interest rates in America could one day turn negative....
16:34, 2019-08-11

Investors embrace ESG investing but don't target gun stocks Two new BlackRock Inc funds that exclude gun makers are off to slow starts as socially-minded investors embrace other products addressing a wide range of issues like environmental and governance conce...
21:34, 2019-08-09

Investors Try Stock Picking as Volatility Rises Sharp equity swings have caught the attention of some individual investors who believe the market has reached a point where picking the right individual stocks matters more than throwing money into in...
14:51, 2019-05-26

WeWork Investors Turned Off by 'Sloppy' IPO Filings The more investors learned about WeWork, the less they liked it. The details that were wrong or omitted from its financial disclosures may have soured them even more and may pose a risk if the company...
18:00, 2019-10-07

Luxury Investors Get a Wake-Up Call From China A weaker yuan is a direct threat to the growth hopes of Europe’s top luxury brands. It will force investors to take the sector’s over-dependence on China more seriously....
01:17, 2019-08-06

Regulators, Investors Zero In on Corporate Debt Market A decadelong rise in corporate borrowing is prompting new scrutiny from investors and regulators about how debt markets might hold up in an economic downturn....
18:00, 2019-05-27

Investors should be more worried when the yield curve steepens again Many worry that the inversion in the yield curve is a scary recession warning, but it can be even scarier when the curve reverses and begins to steepen again....
18:00, 2019-08-17

During Last Impeachment Proceedings, Investors Stuck With Hot Stocks It might be time for investors to start thinking about their impeachment strategies. By the time Tuesday’s closing bell rang, only two sectors, consumer staples and utilities, remained in the green. I...
15:17, 2019-09-25

Whistleblower accuses GE of fraud and misleading investors Investigator Harry Markopolos accused GE Thursday of engaging in accounting fraud, saying GE is heading for bankruptcy and is hiding losses.       ...
21:00, 2019-08-16

ISP Frontier is failing so badly it won’t take questions from investors Enlarge / A Frontier Communications service van. (credit: Mike Mozart) Frontier Communications yesterday reported lower revenue and a $5.45 billion goodwill impairment charge, and it warned investor...
23:00, 2019-08-07

Some Investors Are Betting the Flight to Bonds Is Overdone A hearty pack of skeptical investors sees bond markets as overly pessimistic and is making bets against debt securities that are overbought—just in case yields rise in the months ahead as the market r...
18:34, 2019-08-16

Why the dog days of August makes 401(k) investors sweat August is worst month for stocks the past 10 years, with an average 0.78% loss. Blame light trading, global events and markets that run out of steam       ...
20:34, 2019-08-09

Several investors want to dump Juul after 35% of stock value vaporizes Juul shares are getting vaped again. Privately traded stock in the popular e-cigarette maker has plunged by more than a third from late last year’s peaks amid widening fears about health crises and go...
05:17, 2019-09-26

Investors most upbeat on U.S. Treasuries since mid-2016 -survey Bond investors were the most bullish on U.S. longer-dated government debt since mid-2016 as uncertainties over U.S.-China trade talks have underpinned safe-haven demand for U.S. government debt, a J.P...
17:34, 2019-10-01

More investors warm to a U.S. ultra bond - survey More investors are warming to the idea of owning a U.S. Treasury bond that matures more than 30 years, but most of them still prefer the U.S. Treasury Department to roll a 20-year security over a ultr...
19:34, 2019-08-29

Investors Hold Fire Ahead of Fed Decision European stocks edged lower after a positive session in Asia, where markets welcomed upbeat comments on trade from President Trump and the prospect of fresh central-bank stimulus for the eurozone....
11:17, 2019-06-19

GM strike costing up to $100 million a day isn't worrying investors — at least not yet General Motors stands to lose hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production as a United Auto Workers union strike against the automaker enters its second day, but Wall Street isn't panicking...
19:17, 2019-09-17

Investors Bet That Visa, Mastercard Can Stand Up to Libra Investors are betting that Facebook’s efforts to create a blockchain-based payments system won’t threaten credit-card companies’ winning streak—at least for now....
21:51, 2019-06-18

Nikkei dips as investors await Fed meeting Japan's Nikkei edged lower in choppy trade on Tuesday but most investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of a U.S. central bank policy decision later in the week....
07:51, 2019-06-18

Why WeWork Is Struggling to Sell Its Story to Investors WeWork’s parent, We Co., has raised billions of dollars from private investors, including SoftBank Group Corp. at a $47 billion valuation. The shared-office company is having a harder time convincing ...
19:00, 2019-09-11

Bond Investors Get New Tools to Speed Up Trading Electronic bond-trading platforms are racing to expand their offerings as traders demand greater integration of the technology that is transforming how they buy and sell holdings....
00:01, 2019-06-20

Global Currency Decline Bruises Investors Currencies around the world are tumbling to multiyear lows against the dollar, bruising investors’ portfolios and fanning the flames of a global trade war....
17:00, 2019-09-11

'Not enough:' Investors react to Pemex bond plan Mexico's national oil company Pemex will need more than the $5 billion cash capital contribution from the government announced on Wednesday to turn around its fate, investors said, although there was ...
23:34, 2019-09-12

WeWork's Parent Looks to Delay IPO As Investors Balk WeWork’s parent is expected to postpone its initial public offering after investors questioned how much the company is worth and its corporate governance....
13:17, 2019-09-17

New SEC Rule Heightens Broker Responsibilities to Investors Stockbrokers will be required to act in the best interest of clients and disclose more about conflicts of interest that can skew investment advice under a regulation poised for approval on Wednesday....
16:17, 2019-06-05

WeWork Delays I.P.O. After Chilly Reception From Investors The company’s parent has been trying to rescue the public offering amid concerns about the high valuation for a business that is deeply unprofitable....
16:17, 2019-09-17

Foreign Investors Pile Into U.S. Stocks and Bonds In a global market dominated by negative-yielding debt, foreign investors say they see American assets as a haven, piling into U.S. stocks and bonds at the fastest pace in about a year....
05:34, 2019-08-30

Investors ring up revolt over Dixons Carphone pay Britain's biggest high street electrical goods retailer is facing an investor backlash over a share bonanza awarded to its chief executive despite a continuing slump in its share price....
18:00, 2019-08-29

Markets Right Now: Stocks mixed as investors wait for Fed NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are mixed in midday trading on Wall Street ahead of a highly anticipated Federal Reserve statement ...
19:00, 2019-06-19

Investors devour Beyond Meat as sales surge Beyond Meat’s stock sizzled Thursday after the company reported that first-quarter sales have tripled over the previous year. In its first quarterly report since becoming a publicly traded company, Be...
07:51, 2019-06-07

Can the spurned oil sector stage a comeback with investors? For the first time in nearly a century, the oil giant that is now ExxonMobil fell out of the Standard & Poor’s 500 list of America’s 10 most valuable companies, reflecting oil’s broader decline — from...
01:51, 2019-09-07

Italy’s Toying With a ‘Mini-BOT’ Worries E.U. and Investors The populist government says issuing mini-treasury bills, similar to IOUs, would help Italy deal with its debt. Others see a scheme to leave the euro....
10:17, 2019-06-13

Mexico is not a safe option for investors fleeing Argentina Country risk analysts are less than enthused by the weak economy and slow pace of reforms, as government policy provides more questions than answers....
12:34, 2019-08-16

The Trump impeachment inquiry is just one more thing for investors to worry about Should investors be concerned about the Trump impeachment inquiry? Financial experts say no more so than any other issues that can impact the stock market....
17:17, 2019-09-26

Osram advises investors to accept $4.8 billion offer from AMS German lighting group Osram advised its shareholders on Monday to accept a 4.3 billion euro ($4.8 billion) takeover bid from AMS and sell their shares to the Austrian sensor specialist, saying the ...
15:51, 2019-09-16

Investors wade back into U.S. stocks as S&P 500 hits records Investors waded back into the U.S. stock market by buying mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold domestic stocks last week after pulling out the largest amount of net assets since 2014 the w...
18:51, 2019-07-17

Investors Are The Main Lenders To U.S. Businesses, And They May Not Understand The Risks Businesses offset a decline in bank lending by flooding the marekt with bonds. This is a transfer of lending risk from banks to bondholders, especially in the U.S.. With the ratio of corporate debt to...
00:17, 2019-05-22

Forbes Media may soon be on block again as investors explore sale The Asian investors who bought a controlling stake in Forbes Media from the Forbes family in 2014 are quietly exploring a sale of the magazine and related Web properties, sources say. Reached for comm...
07:51, 2019-06-19

Founder's grip on WeWork may be hard for investors to stomach Investors in the upcoming initial public offering of WeWork's parent, The We Company, are being asked to lower their standards for corporate governance beyond what other technology startups have deman...
06:34, 2019-08-15

Investors Notch Victory Over Fannie, Freddie Profits Investors in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac notched a win in their yearslong challenge to the U.S. sweep of nearly all of the mortgage-finance giants’ profits....
20:34, 2019-09-08

Fiat Chrysler to pay $40 million over claims it misled investors According to the SEC, Fiat Chrysler from 2012 to 2016 issued monthly press releases about U.S. sales that falsely reported new vehicle sales and falsely touted a "streak" of uninterrupted monthly year...
22:51, 2019-09-27

Fund investors retreat from U.S. stocks as S&P 500 hits records Investors pulled slightly more than $5 billion out of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold U.S. stocks last week, ending what had been the largest rush into domestic stocks since 2016, acc...
18:51, 2019-07-03

Lagarde Has Investors Betting on Easy Money for Europe Christine Lagarde’s nomination to lead the European Central Bank sent investors scrambling to buy more government debt in a bet that she will oversee an easing of monetary policy to support the econom...
16:34, 2019-07-03