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CNH Industrial Recognized Among the Leading Global Companies in Sustainable Performance by CDP

CNH Industrial Recognized Among the Leading Global Companies in Sustainable Performance by CDP

LONDON, Jan. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – CDP, the international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests, has recognized CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) as a global leader in sustainable water management, naming it as one of only 27 companies included in [...]

South Korea to Help Developing Countries Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

South Korea to Help Developing Countries Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

SEOUL, Apr. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will help developing countries reduce emissions of harmful greenhouse gases by offering technological support, the science ministry has said. According to a long-term climate technology cooperation plan announced by the Ministry of Science and ICT on Monday, South Korea will help developing countries reduce greenhouse gas emissions, with [...]

S. Korea, EU Join Hands to Promote Emissions Trading System

S. Korea, EU Join Hands to Promote Emissions Trading System

SEJONG, July 8 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea and the European Union on Friday joined hands to develop the former’s greenhouse gas emissions trading system (ETS) in a way to bolster their bilateral cooperation on climate change, the finance ministry here said.  In a ceremony held in Seoul, the Seoul-Brussels joint emissions trading system cooperation [...]

FKI Urges Gov’t to Ease Greenhouse Gas Emission Goal

FKI Urges Gov’t to Ease Greenhouse Gas Emission Goal

SEOUL, May 13 (Korea Bizwire) — A major business lobby in South Korea called on the government Wednesday to lower its reduction target for greenhouse gas emissions, saying that it is “impossible” to achieve. The government earlier proposed cutting greenhouse gas emission by 30 percent from business-as-usual (BAU) levels by 2020. It plans to submit its [...]

Korean Gov’t Organizations Cut 400,000 tons of Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2012

Korean Gov’t Organizations Cut 400,000 tons of Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2012

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug 17 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Environment announced that government organizations have succeeded in reducing approximately 400,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions, or 8.1% compared to the standard exhaust quantity set for 2012. The amount of carbon dioxide reduced in 2012 is the equivalent to planting 78.8-million pine trees, and [...]