User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-Independent
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Change Science
Last updated: Apr 04 2019 22:15 IST RSS 2.0
 
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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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Climate solutions depend on rare earths. Here's how they can be sourced responsibly 21.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
These elements are necessary for solar energy, wind energy and electric vehicles — and so is the way we secure them.
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Is your company's pension plan aligned with its climate commitments? 18.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Some of the U.K.'s biggest pension plans are at risk, according to a new report.
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Strength in solutions: Emerging Leaders in sustainability see hope in just, equitable transition 13.2.2019 GreenBiz.com
These individuals are pushing past barriers to fight climate change and pursue sustainable careers.
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Organic Green New Deal? Comprehensive climate change policy must address the American food system 8.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The proposed bill must put just rural economic and environmental development back on the table.
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The inconvenient truths behind the 'Planetary Health' diet 6.2.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The recently published EAT-Lancet Commission on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems uses flawed research on health, sustainability and food systems.
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In Davos, calls for a circular, inclusive economy 28.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Plus, a global call to action for intergenerational cooperation.
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Why protecting 'blue carbon' storage is crucial to fighting climate change 15.1.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Going green by going blue.
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10 groups that will be key to combating climate change in 2019 7.1.2019 GreenBiz.com
Saving the planet must be an all-hands-on-deck effort.
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Here's why climate policies don't really kill jobs 3.1.2019 GreenBiz.com
An environmental economist provides the evidence.
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The 'Green New Deal', carbon pricing and other policies that could shape 2019 2.1.2019 GreenBiz.com
Here are 3 legislative and regulatory battlegrounds likely to affect business strategies in the 12 months to come.
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2018 was the year that… 31.12.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
All in all, progress. Just not nearly enough.
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Do climate policies have a negative effect on jobs? 14.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Climate change will hurt the economy if not addressed, but evidence on how environmental regulations affect unemployment is mixed.
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How to sustainably, nutritiously feed 10 billion people by 2050 14.12.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Today we have a five-course menu to serve up food and climate solutions.
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