Subject: Clean Capital Newsletter: Carbon Sequestration | Low-Carbon Economy | GHG Sensors

Carbon Sequestration | Low-Carbon Economy | GHG Sensors
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UBC A Place of Mind
Clean Capital Newsletter
Managing Editor: Dr. James Tansey
Clean Capital Newsletter
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Forests are a big part of B.C.’s climate plan. Can they get the job done?  
By Jonny Wakefield, 9 March 2017

B.C. forests are being asked to do much of the heavy lifting in British Columbia’s Climate Leadership Plan, the sprawling document released last August aimed at keeping the province’s carbon reduction goal on track.
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The economics of a low-carbon economy
By Maura Forrest, 9 March 2017

The move to a low-carbon economy will be “a major structural shift for the global and Canadian economies,” according to a senior Bank of Canada official, but the Canadian economy is resilient.
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UBC team develops mobile sensors to monitor urban greenhouse gas emissions
Republished from UBC Public Affairs, 1 March 2017

Cities play a key role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions to combat climate change, but directly measuring emissions remains a challenge.

Other news & events
Upcoming events:
  • Canada's Carbon Tax: What It Means for You, the Environment and the Economy?Thu, March 9, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS). Free.
  • Advancing Water Stewardship in Mining – from the site to the catchment
    Tue, March 14, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM LIU Institute for Global Issues. Free.
  • Human(e) Interactions with the Environment
    Wed, March 15, 2017 6:30 AM - 8:30 AM UBC Robson Square. Free.

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