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11 February 2013

[DOC] [Green Salvation rejoinder regarding Kok-Jailau resort concerns]

Author: Sergey Kuratov, Green Salvation

We appreciate the responses received from the Design Team sub consultants of Kok-Zhailyau project – Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Ltd, KPMG, Horwath HTL, CaspiEcology, Engineerisk, ARUP, and GeoData Plus (Design Team). However, it is rather...

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28 January 2013

[Ecosign response regarding Kok-Jailau ski resort concerns

Author: Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Ltd.

Over the last 40 years, Ecosign (ECOlogical-deSIGN) has firmly established itself as a world leader in the design of successful, award winning, environmentally responsible and profitable mountain resorts completing over 380 resort development projects...

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1 January 2013

[Petition to ban the construction of the mountain ski resort in Kok-Jailau] [Kazakhstan]

Author: Защитим Кок-Жайляу (Zashchitim Kok-Jailau)

...The topic of construction of the new ski resort in Kok-Jailau valley was first raised in 2007...The project includes construction of an international resort of ski tows, hotels, restaurants, retail and entertainment...

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15 December 2009

In Letter to Obama, Leading US Businesses Call for Leadership at Copenhagen

Author: SolveClimate

More than two dozen of the United States' most prominent...companies sent a letter to President Obama today urging...[him] to take a leadership role when he arrives in Copenhagen...and secure a robust international climate agreement. "This agreement...

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1 October 2009

Letter to the International Olympic Committee: Human rights concerns related to Sochi Games [Russia]

Author: Human Rights Watch

...Human Rights Watch would underscore the concerns regarding Russia's preparations for the Winter 2014 Games in Sochi...The procedures for notifying residents of expropriation, establishing compensation and resettlement...remain inadequate...

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1 January 2007

[PDF] Who’s Going “Carbon Neutral”?: A Compilation by Business for Social Responsibility

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

Who’s going carbon neutral?...[W]e have been surprised at the distinct lack of basic resources on carbon neutrality trends, and have therefore taken the step of compiling a list of the most prominent carbon neutral claims, at the company and project...

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27 October 2006

Supreme Court tackles global warming - Corporate America is split on whether the EPA should regulate carbon dioxide

Author: Marc Gunther, Fortune

As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to take up the issue of climate change, some unusual alliances are forming - and corporate America finds itself on both sides of the debate... Supporting federal regulation are the attorneys general of 13 states,...

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27 October 2006

US Supreme Court to hear states' arguments that federal govt. must regulate carbon emissions - auto makers opposed

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28 December 2005

Skico [Aspen Skiing Company] puts some punch behind eco-friendly claims - Independent audits scrutinize 'green' programs [USA]

Author: Scott Condon, Aspen Times (USA)

Aspen Skiing Co. ...took a chance last October and let an independent, third-party auditor assess what they were doing. The gamble paid off...[when the company] learned earlier this month that it will retain [an environmental] certification, formally...

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26 October 2005

Johnson & Johnson, HSBC North America Top EPA Green Power Award Winners


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and the Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) have announced the winner's of the 2005 Green Power Leadership Awards... The highest honor in purchasing, the Green Power...

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