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Carbon Trust Standard - monitoring carbon savings from business. Harry Morrison. Energy World December 2008, P. 14

In the scramble to prove their green credentials to consumers and government, businesses often make claims of positive climate change actions without tangible results. In response the Carbon Trust has launched the world's first carbon award scheme to enable businesses to really prove they are taking effective action on climate change. Called the Carbon Trust Standard, it requires an organisation to measure its footprint, manage its emissions and actually make real carbon reductions year-on-year. Article features two carbon case studies, the Spirit Group and Feathers Hotel & Catering Group.

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