Browse Conference, Workshop, and Seminar Presentations -- Illinois Sustainable Technology Center by Series/Report "2009 Greenhouse Gas and Sustainability Symposium"

  • Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (2009-10-28)
    On October 28, 2009, ISTC hosted the 2009 Greenhouse Gas and Sustainability Symposium before the 2009 Governor's Sustainability Awards. Topics ranged from climate change to carbon markets to alternative energy sources. ...

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  • Jackson, Eric (2009-10-28)
    Companies and other organizations are increasingly coming to understand that paying attention to their carbon footprint is just good business. Stakeholders are making decisions in part based on good resource stewardship, ...

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  • McCabe, Ann (2009-10-28)
    The Climate Registry is the voluntary greenhouse gas database for North America. It is a nonprofit organization that provides meaningful information to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Registry establishes consistent, ...

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  • Finley, Rob (2009-10-28)
    The Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium (MGSC) has completed drilling a 7,230 feet carbon dioxide injection well at Decatur, Illinois as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership ...

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  • Kolaz, Dave (2009-10-28)
    The concept of sustainable development is commonly viewed as having an environmental dimension that contains both economic and social dimensions. Industry is committed to sustainable development policies that produce an ...

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  • Khanna, Madhu (2009-10-28)
    Perennial grasses, such as miscanthus and switchgrass, and crop residues, like corn stover, offer considerable potential to produce second generation biofuels and to be co-fired with coal to produce electricity. This ...

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  • Wuebbles, Don (2009-10-28)
    Concern about the potential impacts of global warming is one of the most important issues facing humanity. The available evidence strongly indicates that human activities are playing the most significant role in bringing ...

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