This course will introduce the concept of Greenhouse Gasses and Carbon Footprint management to business leaders, SHEQ managers, entrepreneurs and environmental practitioners who wish to better understand the concept of Carbon Footprint management and how to go about calculating your organizational Carbon Footprint. On completion of this course, participants will be able to understand the requirements set out for measuring your Carbon Footprint and be able to undertake a basic Greenhouse Gas Inventory (Carbon Footprint Audit)
For the business community the best question is whether we can be certain that climate change presents a substantial risk, a risk that will have a profound impact on society and the economy? To this the answer is clearly "YES".
Baba Dioum, a Senegalese nature lover was once famously quoted as saying "In the end, we will conserve only what we love, we will love only what we understand, and we will understand only what we are taught.
Is it vaguely possible for explaining “Carbon Footprints” to be fun and exciting? I doubt it. This is not exactly a fun and exciting topic, but it is possibly the most important issue our planet and our global economies have ever faced. So here is the deal, its an important concept and considering that you’re probably already paying some sort of Carbon tax on the car you drive, your overseas flights and by 2015, some level of Carbon tax will probably find its way onto the price tag of almost everything you purchase.
We often get calls from folks wanting to rescue a baby bird that has fallen out of its nest. Our advice, do not disturb. This infographic is great and sums up perfectly what you should do. Thanks to Rosemary Mosco at www.birdandmoon.com for the artwork !
Established in 2008, ETC-Africa are leaders in environmental consulting, carbon management and tourism route development, our global experience, project commitment and service speaks for itself. Environmental Impact Assessments, EIA's, Environmental Practitioners, Carbon Footprint Management, Tourism Routes, Tourism Planning, Durban, South Africa (Ballito, Richards Bay)