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US Missed An Opportunity To Cut Carbon At Lower Cost

State Renewable Standards and Federal Subsidies Represent a far More Expensive Route than Cap and Trade Would have Been
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U.S. Carbon Dioxide Emissions Fell During the Recession

New Study: "The Real Heroes are Consuming Less and Using Energy More Efficiently"
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Why Airlines Keep Pushing Biofuels: They Have No Choice

Balancing Increased Air Travel with Forthcoming Rules that Limit Global Aircraft Emissions
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Just About Every Big Measure of Climate Change was Bad Last Year

New NOAA Report: Greenhouse Gas Concentrations are up More Than 40 Percent Since the Industrial Revolution of the 19th Century
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Power Sector Emissions Continue to Drop

New Report Found Uneven Performance Across Both Power Producers and the States
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Preparing Supply Chains for the Green Future

Understanding Cap and Trade and Carbon Taxes
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Vendor Compliance Is Green

Vendor Compliance Optimization is key to building a truly Green Supply Chain. Learn how.
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Case Study: Combining Transportation Planning with Network Design to Reduce Transportation Costs and CO2

Learn how one manufacturer incorporated carbon emissions into its optimal supply chain network design.
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SCDigest Letter on the Green Supply Chain

e-version of the full 16-page version of the SCDigest Letter on the Green Supply Chain 2009
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White Paper: Benchmarking the Perfect Order

How well are companies in the consumer goods to retail channel doing in terms of perfect order achievement? This study looks at results from shipments from over 4500 suppliers - and the results are surprising.
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Green Supply Chain News Round Up for July 29, 2015

Lego in Long Search for Plant-Based Plastic; 2014 Confirmed by NOAA as Warmest Year Ever, Even as Other Data Show 22 Year Warming Pause
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Green Supply Chain News: Mini-Ice Age Coming Soon, CO2 Emissions or Not, Euro Academics Say

Here Comes Another Maunder Minimum, Last Seen in 1645
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Green Supply Chain News: World on Cusp of Electricity Revolution

Solar to Gain Major Market Share in Coming Years, Bloomberg Predicts, as Rooftop Solar for Homes and Businesses Takes Off
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Green Supply Chain News: BP Releases Its Statistical Review of World Energy for 2015

Global Energy Consumption Slows, as US Reaches Number 1 in Combined Oil and Natural Gas Production
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Green Supply Chain News: New Approach to Calculating CO2 Emissions from LTL Shipments

Research from MIT, CH Robinson, Takes Bite Out of On-Going Green Supply Chain Challenge
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Green Supply Chain Comment: Massachusetts Town Tilting at Its Two Windmills

Residents Says Just Two Turbines Making them Sick, Creating Huge Noise, and Want them Gone; An Industrial Machine is an Industrial Machine
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Green Supply Chain Comment: PepsiCo Struggles Might Give Pause to Aggressive Healthy Food Strategies as Part of Sustainability Programs

CEO on Hot Seat as Healthy Food Strategies Lead to Losing Share in Core Soda Business
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Green Supply Chain Comment: Could Walmart's Green Supply Chain Push Lead to Different SKU Bases?

New Walmart Program Can be seen as Successor to Top-Down Cost Reduction of GM's Lopez 20 Years Ago; What Happens when GHG Emissions Reduction and Supply Chain Cost Decreases Diverge?
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It's not an impossibility, but it's certainly not a slam-dunk and never has been. The healthcare debate has basically sucked all the oxygen out of the room.

Frank O'Donnell, president of the activist group Clean Air Watch, on prospects for the US Senate passing Cap and Trade legislation any time soon.

 

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