3 Bits  – Good Works

3 Bits periodically provides three bite-sized items of interest about climate news. 1. Vacuum Thyself While nature’s way is the preferred method for carbon removal, it will likely not be enough, on its own, to get us to net zero. Among the technology solutions being explored is what is being termed as ‘direct air capture’ […]

3 Bits  – Happy Earth Day 52

3 Bits periodically provides three bite-sized items of interest about climate news. 1. Happy Earth Day! April 22nd is Earth Day! The earth thanks Senator Gaylord Nelson, Congressman Pete McCloskey, and activist Denis Hayes for making the first Earth Day a reality in 1970. In addition to creating national awareness and involvement in environmental issues, […]

3 Bits – Rebellion and Innovation

3 Bits periodically provides three bite-sized items of interest about climate news. 1. Scientists Rebellion The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s recent report warned that drastic action is required in order to avoid global temperatures from rising to 2.7°F above preindustrial levels, a threshold that would introduce severe climate calamities. In order to avoid that […]

3 Bits – Earthy April

3 Bits periodically provides three bite-sized items of interest about climate news. 1. Teens Take Earth Day Action The high schoolers from several Boulder Valley (CO) schools are honoring Earth Day with a program called Tree-Plenish. The goal is to plant 1200 trees this spring. Tree-Plenish seeks to encourage and enhance the urban forest in […]

On the (Virtual) Park Bench with Vishwas Ganesan

Carbon Credit Cart recently chatted with Vishwas Ganesan, Founder and Owner of YellowTin. CCC: What is YellowTin? Vishwas: YellowTin helps companies be proactive contributors to climate-action by allowing them to engage and empower their stakeholders – employees and customers – to transition to clean energy. Our platform provides stakeholders with personalized recommendations on how to […]

3 Bits – Diverging Quotes from the COP26 Climate Change Summit

Bits periodically provides three bite-sized items of interest about climate news. Greta Thunberg, climate activist: “Change is not going to come from inside there — that is not leadership, this is leadership. We say no more ‘blah blah blah,’ no more exploitation of people and nature and the planet.” (Source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/memorable-quotes-global-climate-change-conference-80904363 , et al) David […]