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World 27 Sep 2007 | 12:00 AM

FACTBOX - Climate change debate coins new jargon

REUTERS - To understand the climate change debate, it helps to understand the jargon, a mixture of diplomatese, pundit-speak and techno-talk.

World 14 Sep 2007 | 12:00 AM

Clean coal plants qualify for Kyoto carbon offsets

LONDON (Reuters) - Very efficient coal-fired power plants will be able to sell carbon offsets under the Kyoto Protocol, in an expansion of project eligibility under the carbon trading scheme, U.N. official Jose Miguez said.

World 12 Sep 2007 | 12:00 AM

Support builds for carbon cash to save forests

LONDON (Reuters) - The use of carbon offsetting as a way to fund tropical forest protection drew backing from a range of environmental and research groups this week, ahead of international climate change talks in December.

Business 01 Sep 2007 | 12:00 AM

Qantas plans pollution offset programme

Australia's largest airline, Qantas Airways Ltd, said it plans to start a carbon credit programme this month to partly offset the pollution emitted by its aircraft.

World 20 Jun 2007 | 12:00 AM

CORRECTED - Canon tops list of climate-friendly companies

(Corrects firm to Canon from Canon Electronics in first paragraph)

World 20 Jun 2007 | 12:00 AM

Canon tops list of climate-friendly companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Canon Electronics Inc., athletic gear leader Nike Inc. and food and consumer goods giant Unilever Plc topped a list rating climate-friendly companies released on Tuesday.

World 20 Jun 2007 | 12:00 AM

Canon tops list of climate-friendly companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Canon, athletic gear leader Nike Inc. and food and consumer goods giant Unilever Plc topped a list rating climate-friendly companies released on Tuesday.

Business 17 May 2007 | 12:00 AM

Smooth journey ahead

The expiry of a href=http://www.plus.com.my/ target=_blank>PLUS Expressways/aBhd's five-year tax exemption last December will have a minimal impact on the toll operator's results in the next few financial years.

Lifestyle 15 May 2007 | 12:00 AM

Not so green

Cars running on palm biodiesel may emit less carbon but once the overall production of the biofuel is scrutinised, its usage actually inflicts more damage on the global climate.

Business 03 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM

Boosting profit the green way

Businesses can generate up to 50% higher return on their investments if they use energy-saving technology, Oxbridge Climate Capital founder chief executive officer Dr Kenny Tang said.