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April 28, 2014 Climate Registered Member Exelon Corporation surpasses ambitious goal to eliminate carbon emissions seven years ahead of schedule.

April 18, 2014Cool Planet Member The Grand Del Mar undergoes retrofits and reduces energy consumption to shrink its carbon footprint. Learn more about the resort's green initiatives here.

April 18, 2014 Natural Capital Leaders Index recognizes Registry member PG&E as the only US "Decoupling Leader" for growing revenue while simultaneously reducing their environmental impact .

February 18, 2014 Natural Capital Leaders Index recognizes Registry member PG&E as the only US "Decoupling Leader" for growing revenue while simultaneously reducing their environmental impact .

February 18, 2014CDSB releases CDSB Framework Draft Consultation to promote and advance disclosure of environmental information. The expanded framework includes information on natural capital, namely forest risk commodities and water. Learn more here.

February 7, 2014Join the Climate Action Reserve for NACW, the longest running and most anticipated conference for discussing climate policy and carbon markets. The event will be held in San Francisco, March 26-28. More info here.

December 16, 2013The Natural Resource Agency released 'Safeguarding California: Reducing Climate Risk', an update to the 2009 California Climate Adaptation Strategy." Link "Safeguarding California: Reducing Climate Risk.

December 16, 2013Registry Members the California Department of Public Health and UC Irvine receive the 2013 Governor's Environmental and Economic Leadership Award for Sustainable Practices. Congratulations!

December 10, 2013Small Businesses: Enter to Win a Free Year of Registry Membership by Completing the Small Business Survey. Due January 10th.

November 13, 2013UC Berkeley meets its aggressive GHG reduction goal two years ahead of schedule.

October 29, 2013Don't miss the 2014 A&WMA Annual Conference & Exhibition "Navigating Environmental Crossroads", June 24-27 in Long Beach, CA. Learn more and see the call for abstracts..

October 21, 2013Early Registration is Now Open for the 2014 Climate Leadership Conference, hosted February 24-26 in San Diego, California. Best Rates Expire December 12, 2013. Learn MORE.

October 15, 2013 The Climate Registry co-authors white paper that demonstrates how to address the climate impacts of California's water systems.

September 19, 2013 Architectural Digest featured Registry member Sokol Blosser's new tasting facility in the October issue. The facility conforms to Living Building Challenge standards and features a green roof and cantilevered overhangs that reduce heat and glare.

September 19, 2013 Registry member PG&E Corporation released its 2012 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report and is named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for continued leadership on issues of social, environmental and corporate responsibility.

September 17, 2013 Registry member Exelon Corp. is the top ranked U.S. electric utility in CDP's Global 500 report. Reporting and verifying through The Climate Registry gives the company the highest quality carbon data and a better CDP score.

August 9, 2013 UCLA rated one of the most sustainability universities in the nation by Princeton Review's Green Honor Roll.

August 6, 2013 Delta Air Lines has lowered its annual GHGs by 8.5 million metric tons, an 18.4% reduction since 2005.

August 2, 2013 Ford's 2014 F-150s will give customers the option to run on natural gas.

August 1, 2013 Shell leads on climate change with a self-imposed carbon emissions tax.

July 31, 2013 Manitoba introduces strategy for North America's first petcoke and coal heating ban as well as mandatory reporting.

July 29, 2013 Tower Companies is the first two-time winner of the DC Mayor's Sustainability Award.

July 22, 2013 3Degrees offers perspective on The Registry's recognition of RECs. Contact 3Degrees if you would like to purchase RECs to reduce your organization's carbon footprint.

July 18, 2013 Exelon presents its 2012 Corporate Sustainability Report, ensuring accurate accounting of GHGs by using The Registry standards.

July 16, 2013 Abt Associates announces its membership, alongside industry leaders, with The Climate Registry.

July 10, 2013 Known for its longtime commitment to environmental sustainability, the city of Davis was crowned the state's "Coolest California City" by the Air Resources Board.

May 22, 2013 USPS wins a whopping 10 awards in the Federal Green Challenges Award.

April 23, 2013 Tom Bowman of Registry member Bowman Design Group shows small businesses how to reduce GHGs and cut costs.

April 22, 2013 Delta releases 2012 Corporate Responsibility Report and is recognized in the Wall Street Journal. Delta CEO Richard Anderson said, "At Delta, we believe that transparency goes hand in hand with sustainability."

April 22, 2013 Registry Board Member Mary Nichols named one of Time's Top 100 of 2013. Congratulations, Mary! The recognition is well deserved.

April 19, 2013 Bentley Prince Street President & CEO, Ralph Grogan, wins SBC's Lifetime Business Achievement Award. Congrats from The Climate Registry!

April 19, 2013 Registry members Timberland and Clif Bar sign the Ceres Climate Declaration.

April 17, 2013 Innovative member Ford to cut vehicle waste 40% by 2016.

April 09, 2013 California Air Resources Board names Richard Corey new Executive Director. The Climate Registry congratulates Richard on his new position.

February 26, 2013 Hershey joins The Sustainability Consortium

January 29, 2013 Registry members dominate the GEELA awards, California's highest environmental honor. Sapphos Environmental, City of San Diego, Aquarium of the Pacific, State of California Department of General Services and Alamenda-Contra Costa Transit District win awards in different categories. Learn more here. www.calepa.ca.gov/awards/geela

January 3, 2013 Registry member WRI and WBCSD released a sustainable procurement guide for wood and paper-based products. download

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Building an Inventory for Reporting to The Climate Registry, Part II: Data Collection and Calculation

Title: Building an Inventory for Reporting to The Climate Registry, Part II: Data Collection and Calculation
Link out: Click here
Description: This forty-five minute session on “Data Collection and Calculation” is designed to provide new Climate Registry Members a general overview of the basic principles of calculating emissions, collecting data and using simplified estimation methods (SEMs). This online training also includes a brief overview of the Registry\’s program and reporting requirements.

Recommended for first time reporters.

Trainings are free for Climate Registry Members; the registration fee for non-members is $100. If you would like to sign up as a non-Member please email help@theclimateregistry.org.

Please note that you will need a copy of the General Reporting Protocol, a pen, and a highlighter throughout the webinar.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2011-07-16
End Time: 10:45

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ July 7, 2011


Building an Inventory for Reporting to The Climate Registry, Part I: Boundarie

Title: Building an Inventory for Reporting to The Climate Registry, Part I: Boundarie
Link out: Click here
Description: This forty-five minute session on “Defining Your Boundaries” is designed to provide new Climate Registry Members a general overview of the basic principles of defining the geographic, operational and organizational boundaries of an organization\’s greenhouse gas emissions. This online training also includes a brief overview of the Registry\’s program and reporting requirements.

Recommended for first time reporters.

Trainings are free for Climate Registry Members; the registration fee for non-members is $100. If you would like to sign up as a non-Member please email help@theclimateregistry.org.

Please note that you will need a copy of the General Reporting Protocol, a pen, and a highlighter throughout the webinar.
Start Time: 9:00
Date: 2011-07-16
End Time: 9:45

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @


Prepare for Verification

Title: Prepare for Verification
Link out: Click here
Description: This webinar is designed to help all Members prepare for verification by reviewing the process and steps, sharing lessons learned from organizations that have completed verification, and discussing resources provided by The Registry.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2011-08-03
End Time: 11:30

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ July 1, 2011


Prepare for Verification

Title: Prepare for Verification
Link out: Click here
Description: This webinar is designed to help all Members prepare for verification by reviewing the process and steps, sharing lessons learned from organizations that have completed verification, and discussing resources provided by The Registry.
Start Time: 10:30
Date: 2011-07-18
End Time: 12:00

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @


Using CRIS 3.0 to Report your GHG Emissions

Title: Using CRIS 3.0 to Report your GHG Emissions
Link out: Click here
Description: This one hour session is designed to provide an overview of navigating and using The Climate Registry\’s updated version of emissions reporting software, CRIS 3.0, to input your organization\’s GHG emissions.
Start Time: 11:00
Date: 2011-06-24
End Time: 12:15

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ June 15, 2011


What’s new: updates to the General Reporting Protocol

Title: What’s new: updates to the General Reporting Protocol
Link out: Click here
Description: The Registry has developed a series of proposed changes to our program based on feedback from Members like you. Our goal is to provide greater value and flexibility to our Members while maintaining the integrity and quality of The Registry’s program. Join us in this session to review these changes and how they may affect your inventory.
Start Time: 11:00
Date: 2011-06-14
End Time: 11:30

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ May 31, 2011


What’s new: updates to the General Reporting Protocol

Title: What’s new: updates to the General Reporting Protocol
Link out: Click here
Description: The Registry has developed a series of proposed changes to our program based on feedback from Members like you. Our goal is to provide greater value and flexibility to our Members while maintaining the integrity and quality of The Registry’s program. Join us in this session to review these changes and how they may affect your inventory.
Start Time: 11:00
Date: 2011-05-31
End Time: 12:30

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ May 17, 2011


Disclosing Climate Risks & Opportunities in SEC Filings – Best practices

Title: Disclosing Climate Risks & Opportunities in SEC Filings – Best practices
Link out: Click here
Description: Ceres recently published a report intending to advance the quality of corporate review and disclosure on climate risks and opportunities. This report also provides concrete examples of what investors view as quality disclosure. Jim Coburn, Senior Manager of Ceres\’ Investor Program and lead author of this report, provides 1) an overview of recent developments in climate disclosure, 2) investor expectations concerning key categories of climate disclosure and 3) a checklist to help companies improve the quality of their disclosure and respond more effectively.

Registry members Xcel Energy and ConEdison, featured in the report for their good practices, provide case studies of how they developed and implemented their respective disclosures.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2011-05-25
End Time: 11:00

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ April 28, 2011


Using CRIS 3.0 to Report your GHG Emissions

Title: Using CRIS 3.0 to Report your GHG Emissions
Link out: Click here
Description: This one hour session is designed to provide an overview of navigating and using The Climate Registry\’s updated version of emissions reporting software, CRIS 3.0, to input your organization\’s GHG emissions.

Start Time: 11:30
Date: 2011-04-20
End Time: 12:30

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @ April 11, 2011


Building an Inventory for Reporting to The Climate Registry, Part I: Boundaries

Title: Building an Inventory for Reporting to The Climate Registry, Part I: Boundaries
Link out: Click here
Description: This forty-five minute session on “Defining Your Boundaries” is designed to provide new Climate Registry Members a general overview of the basic principles of defining the geographic, operational and organizational boundaries of an organization\’s greenhouse gas emissions. This online training also includes a brief overview of the Registry\’s program and reporting requirements.

Recommended for first time reporters.

Trainings are free for Climate Registry Members; the registration fee for non-members is $100. If you would like to sign up as a non-Member please email help@theclimateregistry.org.

Please note that you will need a copy of the General Reporting Protocol, a pen, and a highlighter throughout the webinar.
Start Time: 11:00
Date: 2011-04-19
End Time: 11:45

Filed under: Uncategorized — agilbert @


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