Press Reporting

 

August 20, 2009

MSU research links carbon markets and tree-planting to slow global warming, fight poverty

Michigan State University scientists are combining sustainable forest management with emerging carbon markets in a unique effort to help small farmers in developing countries grow crops that will boost their standards of living and slow climate change.

 

August 14, 2009

From the President’s Desk: Making a difference, here and around the world

By combining sustainable forest management and remote-sensing technology with emerging carbon markets, Dr. Skole and the rest of the Carbon2Markets team are helping small farmers in developing countries grow crops that slow climate change as well as improve the farmers’ standard of living.

 

August 1, 2009

Research Links Carbon Markets and Tree Planting to Slow Global Warming, Fight Poverty

A team of MSU scientists is combining sustainable forest management with emerging carbon markets in a unique effort to help small farmers in developing countries grow crops that will boost their standard of living and slow climate change.

 

May 12, 2009

Carbon assessment project grows under U.N. umbrella

Michigan State University researcher David Skole’s international carbon assessment project has become part of a larger program, with a May 11 announcement by the United Nations.

 

April 3, 2009

MSU researchers help lead international carbon assessment project

Michigan State University scientists will work with top international organizations to determine how best to foster development in poor regions while protecting the environment. 

 

Press Reporting – Other

 

Jan 31, 2010

Crains Detroit Business

Cap and Trade can work

MSU Professor Skole joins private sector in supporting cap and trade

 

August 29, 2009

Chicago Tribune

MSU helps Thai farmers raise income, save carbon

The project uses Michigan State's remote sensing technology to measure the carbon-reduction effects of projects so that farmers can sell them on world carbon markets.

August 29, 2009

Chicago Daily Herald

MSU helps Thai farmers raise income
Michigan State University scientists are working in rural Thailand to help small farmers raise their living standard while reducing gases that cause global warming.

 

August 30, 2009

The Detroit News

MSU helps Thai farmers raise income, save carbon AP East Lansing

Michigan State University scientists are working in rural Thailand to help small farmers raise their living standard while reducing gases ...

 

March 14, 2007

Gongwer Michigan Report

Michigan could see some benefit from warming