Carbon Neutrality

Web definitions of “cartbon neutrality”"
  • Carbon neutrality, or having a net zero carbon footprint, refers to achieving net zero carbon emissions by balancing a measured amount of carbon released with an equivalent amount sequestered or offset, or buying enough carbon credits to make up the difference. …

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_neutrality

  • A carbon offset is a reduction in emissions of carbon or greenhouse gases made in in order to compensate for or to offset an emission made elsewhere.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_Neutrality

  • Carbon-neutrality – Generally carbon neutrality refers to the balance maintained when a fossil fuel is burned, releasing CO2 into the atmosphere, and the use of a renewable fuel to produce a comparable amount of energy so that the net balance of CO2 emissions are balanced with CO2 used to produce the renewable energy source.

prometheanbiofuels.com/glossary.htm

  • is "the potential for net carbon emissions to be zero, all else being equal. For operational activity, this would involve some form of offset, with the question of ‘additionality’ being central.

www.epaw.co.uk/homegloss.html

Last Updated On:11th May 2012

Leave a Reply