Resources

Carbon Financial Online aims to educate and call people to action. The more you know and understand the situation that we are in, the better you will be able to take action to improve the situation. This page contains several links that offer definitions, tips, information, and suggestions on how to reduce your carbon footprints. Most people don’t realize this, but living green will also save you money.

Visit these links to learn more. Feel free to contact us for more information or to share your opinions and knowledge. Send an email to info@carbon-financialonline.com.

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Information about carbon footprints

Individuals and businesses have carbon footprints that contribute to climate change. These links will tell you about what exactly a carbon footprint is as well as how to calculate yours or your business’. You will also find other interesting information pieces on the topic.

http://timeforchange.org/what-is-a-carbon-footprint-definition

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_footprint

http://www.carbonfootprint.com/calculator.aspx

25+ Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

http://mashable.com/2013/10/22/reduce-carbon-footprint/#MOI5VkqeaiqL

http://www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Services/Environment/Ten_Ways_to_Reduce_Greenhouse_Gases.htm?PageMode=Print

http://inhabitat.com/6-simple-ways-to-reduce-your-company%E2%80%99s-carbon-footprint/

https://www.cips.org/Documents/Knowledge/Procurement-Topics-and-Skills/1-External-Environment/Carbon-Climate/Carbon_footprints_in_your_business.pdf

http://www.carbonfootprint.com/businesscarboncalculator.html

15 Ways Your Office Can Reduce its Carbon Footprint

Financial and economic impacts of greenhouse gases

These links offer important information on the financial and economic impacts of carbon footprints, the reduction of these effects, and how it influences your business.

http://environment.yale.edu/seeforyourself/

http://www.econ.yale.edu/~nordhaus/homepage/documents/Tol_impacts_JEP_2009.pdf

https://www.cbo.gov/sites/default/files/cbofiles/ftpdocs/105xx/doc10573/09-17-greenhouse-gas.pdf

https://www.skepticalscience.com/co2-limits-economy.htm

http://www.treasury.gov.au/PublicationsAndMedia/Newsroom/Speeches/2008/Economic-costs-of-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions

http://www.wri.org/blog/2014/10/numbers-how-us-economy-can-benefit-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions

https://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/sdn/2016/sdn1601.pdf

Information about global warming

If you follow these links, you will find interesting and valuable information about global warming, what it is, why it’s happening, and what we can do to help reduce it and save the environment.

http://www.climatehotmap.org/global-warming-effects/economy.html

https://www.thebalance.com/effects-of-global-warming-on-the-economy-3305692

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2015/11/what-are-the-economic-consequences-of-climate-change/

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rosaly-byrd/climate-change-is-a-socia_b_5939186.html

Social Impacts

We hope that these resources have helped to enlighten your thoughts and that they educated you on things that you were not aware of or misunderstood before. Awareness is the first step to making a change.