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Climate TRACE releases first database of global greenhouse gas emissions

17 Sep - 13:11 SAST

By Climate TRACE

Emissions tracking coalition Climate TRACE unveiled the first comprehensive accounting of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions based primarily on direct, independent observation. The coalition’s comprehensive and independent approach fills critical knowledge gaps for all countries that rely on the patchwork system of self-reporting that serves as the basis for most existing emissions inventories.

Based on data from satellites, remote sensing, and advanced applications of artificial intelligence and machine learning, the inventory is relevant to the more than 100 countries that lack access to comprehensive...

The inventory, which spans the years 2015–2020, reveals insights about recent emissions trends across ten sectors and 38 subsectors of the global economy.

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Company NewsData Acquisition

Woolpert acquires AAM to increase global mapping and geospatial data capabilities

15 Sep - 11:56 SAST
The acquisition almost doubles Woolpert’s presence in Africa. The companies will combine their mapping and cloud-based geospatial data capabilities, as well as their technologies and best practices to serve clients globally.
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FeatureProcessing & StorageTop Story

Using open-access geospatial data to automate tailings dam management

1 Sep - 17:52 SAST
New monitoring models, such as the one discussed here, aid mining tailings-facility management and monitoring as well as ESG compliance.
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Data AcquisitionFeatureTop Story

Project control strategies for high accuracy drone mapping

8 Sep - 11:18 SAST
Project control is a topic near and dear to anyone doing high accuracy mapping – project control. Here are some useful guidelines to follow.
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Sep 20

Mapping the Future of Land Conference

September 20 - September 23
Online

This year the Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructures and Land Administration (CSDILA ) is celebrating 20 years of research and training at the University of Melbourne, Australia. To commemorate this milestone, CSDILA will be

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Sep 21

GEO Climate Policy and Finance Workshop 2021

September 21 - September 23
Online

The theme of the GEO Climate Policy and Finance Workshop is “Earth observations for climate ambition”, reflecting the Group on Earth Observation’s (GEO) focus on the role of Earth observations in supporting national climate

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Sep 21

InterGEO 2021

September 21 8:00 am - September 23 5:00 pm
Hanover Exhibition Grounds, Hanover, Germany

InterGEO is a three-day industry conference and expo for geoinformation, geodata and future-oriented applications. This year’s event will be in a hybrid format, taking place live in Hanover, Germany as well as being streamed

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