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Greenhouse gas emissions two-day course

Organizations are under unprecedented pressure to manage their carbon emissions, including the Western Climate Init...


Organizations are under unprecedented pressure to manage their carbon emissions, including the Western Climate Initiative. Managers need the skills to be able to make the right decisions for their organizations.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Anyone wishing to implement or expand a carbon strategy for their organization and those wishing to develop their carbon accounting and management knowledge and skills.

WHAT ARE THE KEY BENEFITS?

This two-day course will equip attendees with the skills to manage the impact of their organizations on climate change by measuring and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and/or influence their organizations to introduce carbon management programs that can produce significant financial benefits.

WHAT DOES THE COURSE COVER?

Mechanisms of anthropogenic climate change

Economic and sociopolitical drivers

GHGs and their primary sources

Overview of regulatory status

Standards and protocols

GHG reporting

Industry and commerce GHG/carbon dioxide emissions

GHG emissions quantification

Carbon dioxide emission factors

Carbon footprint calculation

Energy use and emission reduction methods

Process control and modification to reduce emissions

Opportunities for using renewable energy

GHG/carbon emissions management programs and
Strategies

Carbon offsetting and trading

Case studies and practical calculation examples

WHERE:

111 Brunel Road, Suite 200, Mississauga, ON, L4Z 1X3

WHEN:

December 2-3, 2008

COST:

CDN$950 + GST

Refreshments and lunch are included.

FUTURE COURSES ARE PLANNED FOR:

San Francisco, Houston, Phoenix, Chicago, Seattle, Philadelphia, Detroit, and Syracuse.

TO REGISTER:

Reserve your place now by completing and returning the registration form. For more information, contact Greg Carli at 905-682-0510 or carboncourse@craworld.com

REGISTER ONLINE:

http://carboncourse.craworld.com


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