User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-Independent
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Change Science
Last updated: Jul 17 2019 14:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Western states buy time with a 7-year Colorado River drought plan, but face a hotter, drier future 17.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
Dry years like 2018 are the likely future — leaders must begin planning for them now.
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Climate change is affecting crop yields and reducing global food supplies 12.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
Farmers are used to dealing with weather, but climate change is making it harder by altering temperature and rainfall patterns, as in this year’s unusually cool and wet spring in the central United States.
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Carbon pricing and the journey towards an 'energy constrained world' 11.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
An international system to curb energy use may be the only way to lift people out of poverty while preserving the planet.
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Teeny, tiny creatures play a big role in climate change 11.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
Tiny bacteria, protozoa and fungi in agricultural systems contribute methane into the atmosphere — and they're spreading.
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Inclusion could be key to mainstreaming the climate emergency 10.7.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The sustainability movement has a language barrier: Spanish.
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Can climate change be made simple enough to solve? 2.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
If people don’t believe a problem is solvable, they’re more likely to deny the problem’s existence. How do we overcome that?
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The number with the power to halt the climate crisis 19.6.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Wonky as it sounds, the social cost of carbon holds the key to crafting policies that avoid harm from greenhouse gas emissions.
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NOAA’s university partners tackle climate change research 11.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
As the Trump administration attacks science, university partnerships keep the work going.
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The case for investing in direct air capture just got clearer 28.5.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
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Fossil fuel giants are failing to disclose investor risk, study warns 10.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
The energy sector is exposed to billions of dollars of transition risk as the world pivots to a low carbon economy, according to a new report by Carbon Tracker.
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We’re destroying the biodiversity we depend on 6.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A new U.N. study shows that up to 1 million species risk extinction because humans use up nature much faster than it can be replenished.
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How can we get more electric trucks on the road? 30.4.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
New standards and new technologies could be the answer.
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The righteousness of the youth-led climate justice movement 30.4.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
A global movement being led by your company's future employees, neighbors and customers should be of considerable interest, and more than a little concern.
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Canada is warming faster than we thought. What can we do about it? 4.4.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Bronwen Tucker While global temperatures have increased 0.8 C since 1948, Canada has seen an increase of 1.7 C -- more than double the global average. And in the Arctic, the warming is happening at a much faster rate of 2.3 C, the Changing Climate report says. A  new report  leaked one day early from Environment and Climate Change Canada shows that Canada is experiencing warming at twice the rate of the rest of the world, with Northern Canada heating up at almost three times the global average. The changing climate report was prepared in a similar way to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports, as a synthesis of hundreds of peer-reviewed studies. It included details on a familiar catalogue of the impacts we can expect, not limited to increases in precipitation (particularly in winter), "extreme fire weather" and water supply shortages in summer, threatened freshwater systems, marine ecosystem collapse and a heightened risk of coastal flooding. As the  Toronto Star  noted, the report ...
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Can we tweak marine chemistry to help stave off climate change? 27.3.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Synthetic biology, meet marine biology.
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Project Drawdown's Jon Foley: Mobilizing a movement to advance climate solutions 14.3.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Project Drawdown released its plan of global solutions in 2017, bringing together researchers from around the world to identify, research, and model the 100 most substantive, existing solutions to address climate change. What progress has been made over the last two years since the book's release? What is the role of corporations in adopting these solutions and advancing climate change efforts? How can the business world collaborate to have the greatest impact? What will it take to deploy these solutions at scale and fully realize the drawdown vision?
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25 badass women shaking up the corporate climate movement 8.3.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
From determined diplomats to compassionate policy experts to pragmatic executives, they are role models for any gender.
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These companies are embracing the disruptive innovation of climate action 7.3.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
From EVs to clean energy to green chemistry, startups and corporates alike are innovating around solutions.
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Regenerative agriculture can make farmers stewards of the land again 4.3.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The "give back what you take" approach of sustatinability isn't enough.
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The kids are alright 27.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
James Murray reflects on school strikes, theories of change and vegan sausage rolls.
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