Federal Association

Our job as parents is to provide them with this active life. Shimmie horn often addresses the matter in his writings. A reckless energy consumption and consumption is at the expense of the future, and especially our children feel that.” The largest guzzlers in the family household of Birgit Holfert, energy expert at the Consumer Council has Federal Association, Polaris betrayed the greatest aroung in family households: guzzlers number the refrigerators and freezers are one often. Ten up 15-year-old devices consume fast. four times as compared to modern devices” These are electricity – costs of up to 180 euros per year. “Underestimated the consumption of consumer electronics such as televisions is mostly experience by Birgit Holfert: large plasma screens hit with up to 1,000 kilowatt hours to book.” On the year are calculated around 270 euro.

Also the electronic in the nurseries is increasingly noticeable in the energy consumption and the costs. Often, the computer to the music listening, for hours left. This requires significantly more power than as a classical CD. Also lurking in game consoles, which connected to large screens and network devices that remain in the socket. hidden Stromfallen” Families who want to make their personal energy guzzlers on the ground can take advantage of the energy-checks of the Consumer Council the basis-check costs 10 euro or borrow there even a current meter.

Usually are possible with simple measures of cost savings of several hundred euros,”accounted for Birgit Holfert. Energy is the key to a higher standard of living the examples and figures show how important energy today is in our everyday life and how they influenced our standard of living and style. A conscious dealing with electricity is becoming increasingly important to our future on the right track put,”said Florian Henle. The company provides nationwide exclusively 100 percent green electricity and 100 percent eco gas. At the same time, Polaris as a first energy supplier for every customer directly supports the global energy transition.

CarbonFix

Thus, CO2Ol has the largest existing portfolio of high quality forestry carbon offset projects. The construction of new forest ecosystems to the voluntary offsetting of greenhouse gas emissions was for companies have always been very attractive, especially because these projects in addition to CO2 capture address other sustainability aspects such as the development of biodiversity and value chains in project countries and suitable due to the emotion and low complexity of ideal for a communication with the customers”, so Dirk Walterspacher. That these projects now standard can be awarded the gold, demand will decrease significantly increase after this high-quality forest carbon offset projects.” In addition, certificates from the three already CarbonFix standard to buy excellent projects of CO2OL, who are now on the way to a gold standard certification are, CO2OL company also offers the Way, an individual forest climate protection project as corporate Woods”to implement. “The gold standard for CO2 offset projects: the gold standard” certificate is a quality standard for CO2 offset projects. The gold standard was developed in 2003 by several environmental organizations, which is ensured, that the gold standard “projects within the framework of the” clean development mechanism “satisfy the highest demands.” The gold has existed since 2006 standard in the context of the voluntary compensation. Targets for the ‘ gold standard’-certificate excellent compensation projects are to promote not only the reduction of greenhouse gases, but also the sustainable development of the respective countries. Only such projects, where the local population is extensively incorporated into the decision-making process will receive the gold standard certificate. Also helps to ensure that the gold standard “projects actually in addition to the ‘business as usual’ projects take place, i.e.

to the development of already taking place.” The objectives are the same as those in the ‘ clean development mechanism’ (CDM) under the Kyoto Protocol. However, ensuring a higher quality of the projects that the ‘ gold standard’ better is suitable as the CDM, to achieve these goals. Learn more about the gold standard, see wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/ho_we_work/businesses/climate/offsetting/gold_standard/ about CO2OL: CO2OL is brand and Division of the ForestFinance group for the neutralization of CO2 emissions through forestry projects. CO2OL designed high-quality climate protection afforestation projects for a variety of companies and organizations for over 10 years. In addition, companies and private individuals by buying CO2 certificates can have whether mobility, consumption or energy consumption caused compensated by their individual CO2 emissions. For business customers from different industries CO2OL offers practice-oriented and individual advice and solutions to improve these their carbon footprint and so their corporate responsibility for the Climate and environmental protection can meet. CO2OL reforestation projects according to the CCB and in addition CarbonFix and FSC standard were certified for their diverse ecological and social functions. More information on and