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Dangerous heatwave starts hitting US 19.7.2019 BBC: World
About 200m people in the US may be affected, and temperatures could reach 100F (38C) in some areas.
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Alaska sees record temperatures in heatwave 6.7.2019 BBC: Front Page
The US state, part of which lies inside the Arctic Circle, registers 90F (32C) in Anchorage.
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Energy Commons: From Energy Transition to Climate Justice 29.6.2019 Truthout.com
Viewing energy as a common-held resource re-engages our liability as energy users.
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Climate change: Cashing in on CO2 24.6.2019 BBC: Business
Scientists say carbon dioxide can be used to benefit humanity instead of overheating the planet.
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'Clean electricity' will dominate power supply 21.6.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Britain is set to obtain more of its power from zero-carbon sources than from fossil fuels.
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Climate change: UK government to commit to 2050 target 12.6.2019 BBC: Science
The UK will set a new legally binding target to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
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Climate change: Bafta calls for more environment plot lines on TV 15.5.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
New research by Bafta found references to "climate change" lag far behind "beer" or "sex" in UK TV shows.
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Climate change: Half world's biggest airlines don't offer carbon offsetting 9.5.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Half the world's biggest airlines are not giving flyers the opportunity to offset the CO2 from their flights.
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3 companies to pay U.S. $2.6 million for falsely tapping renewable energy program 8.5.2019 Denver Post: Local
Three Colorado companies and their owners agreed to pay $2.6 million to the U.S. to resolve allegations they sought and received reimbursements through a federal renewable energy program to pay for costs at a biomass power plant they never incurred.
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Nature crisis: 'Shocking' report details threat to species 6.5.2019 BBC: Science
A compelling UN assessment shows the full picture of humanity's devastating impact on biodiversity and nature.
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Climate change: What do all the terms mean? 1.5.2019 BBC: Front Page
Use our translator tool to find out what all the scientific terms used to discuss climate change actually mean.
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The Best Eco Luxury Hotels Around the World 4.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
These eleven hotels combine sustainability with luxury for the ultimate no-guilt experience.
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St. Paul's District Energy says goodbye to coal 30.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Sunday will be the last day District Energy burns coal.
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Siberian Plant Could Hold Key to Bioenergy Discovered 27.2.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Plant scientists can now use the species to create new bioenergy crops to withstand temperature extremes.
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The Stinkiest, Dirtiest, Nastiest Renewable Energy You’ve Never Heard Of 16.12.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Drive down Interstate 95 through Baltimore and you can’t miss the Wheelabrator trash incinerator, its smokestack emblazoned with the city’s name. The Charm City’s single largest source of industrial air pollution churns out well over 600,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide annually. […]
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The U.K economy is growing — but its energy use is shrinking 23.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The United Kingdom's total energy use has dropped 10 percent since 2002, unlike other EU countries. It's a quiet victory in the fight against climate change. It's also a bit mysterious.
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Pardon me, turkey, is this stool taken? Scientists turn poultry poop into fuel 19.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
When heated under proper conditions, turkey droppings transform into a form of coal, and serve as a renewable resource. Just think: Someday you might roast your holiday turkey using its own excrement.
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'Cut lamb and beef' to fight climate change 15.11.2018 BBC: Front Page
The number of sheep and cattle in the UK should be reduced to help combat climate change, a report says.
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Climate change: Five cheap ways to remove CO2 from the atmosphere 25.10.2018 BBC: Science
A new US study says that several low-cost technologies can be deployed right now to limit global warming.
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Do We Really Have the Time and the Tools to Fix Climate Change? 11.10.2018 Truthout.com
Yes, but the solution lies not in global techno-fixes but in respect for the land and the rights of people.

The post Do We Really Have the Time and the Tools to Fix Climate Change? appeared first on Truthout.

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