What is different about methane (CH4) emissions? The forgotten CO2 in GHG emissions accounting

July 13, 2010, by Michael Gillenwater

In this third blog post on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and Global Warning Potential (GWP) values, I want to focus on a unique characteristic of methane (CH4). I would venture …

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Who is building our global GHG MRV infrastructure?

July 13, 2010, by Michael Gillenwater

Sometimes it feels quite lonely here at GHG Management Institute headquarters. Toiling away trying to do what we think is needed to support the future of greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation …

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What is a Global Warming Potential? And which one do I use?

June 28, 2010, by Michael Gillenwater

[Editor’s Note: This blog post was originally published on 28 June 2010. The post, in its current form, has been updated as of 8 May 2023 to reflect the final …

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What are Greenhouse Gases?

June 15, 2010, by Michael Gillenwater

[Editor’s Note:  This blog post was originally published on June 15th, 2010.  The post in its current form, has since been edited to include updated content as of April 1st, …

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June 23, 2010 – Thriving in the New Carbon Economy (Chicago, IL)

May 26, 2010, by ghg-david

Join industry, government, academic and NGO leaders in Chicago on June 23rd for The Registry’s Annual North American Policy Forum. The Forum will feature a series of engaging panels and …

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GHGMI Dean to Present at Carbon Finance North America 2010

May 26, 2010, by Tim Stumhofer

Institute Dean and Executive Director Michael Gillenwater will give a presentation on corporate emissions measurement, reporting, and verification (MRV) at this year’s June 8-9th Carbon Finance North America conference in …

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What is a voluntary carbon market (Part 2)?

May 26, 2010, by Michael Gillenwater

I promised in a recent blog post to return to the question of what is a voluntary carbon market.  Specifically, I laid out a framework for thinking about voluntary carbon …

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May 11-14, 2010 – ICAO Colloquium on Aviation and Climate Change

May 5, 2010, by ghg-david

May 11-14, 2010Montreal, Canada The Institute’s Stelios Pesmajoglou will be speaking on MRV at the upcoming ICAO Colloquium on Aviation and Climate Change event May 11-14. For more information on …

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NCSI Australia and the Institute Announce Content Licensing Partnership

May 3, 2010, by Tom Baumann

Press Release: April, 2010 – Sydney, Australia

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Why is climate change so difficult a problem?

May 2, 2010, by Michael Gillenwater

Acceptance of the fundamental process of global warming has grown over time and is increasingly widespread, albeit with some notable exceptions within the political community. The most important statement of …

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