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Connecting the Dots: Elements for a Joined-Up Implementation of the 2030 Agenda and Paris Agreement 16.7.2018 WRI Stories
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A Minnesota stalwart for climate research may disappear 12.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
More than 40 years of ongoing research at Shingobee Lake in Hubbard County could go unfunded after October.
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With China in the lead, new obstacles to climate progress are emerging 12.7.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
It has become the de facto leader in international climate efforts. But is the world’s leading carbon emitter now pulling back?
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3 challenges in reporting climate resilience and how to overcome them 11.7.2018 GreenBiz.com
Short-term climate risk analyses just aren't cutting it anymore.
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Why public opinion on climate change matters to business 10.7.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
It's not just what you do. It's what you say.
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Natural gas production releases more methane than estimated: Why that matters 10.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
A leak rate of more than 3 percent would erase the climate benefits of replacing coal-fired power plants.
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July 9, 2018 9.7.2018 EcoTone
ESA Policy News In This Issue: Congress Senate Environment and Public Works Chairman releases Endangered Species Act legislation, Senate passes Farm Bill and legislative updates. Executive Branch EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigns, US Fish and Wildlife Service proposes ending red wolf management program and more. Courts Rhode Island sues oil companies for climate change damages, ...
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Rents Are Too Damn High and the World Is Too Damn Hot. Both Are About to Make Gentrification Worse. 7.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by CityLab and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. It’s no surprise that a list of places most at risk from climate change and sea-level rise reads like a Who’s Who of global cities, since historically, many great cities have developed near oceans, natural harbors, or other bodies of water. Miami […]
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There Are a Few Things Environmentalists Actually Do Agree On 7.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Sometimes the most vicious fights occur over the smallest differences. Brutal battles have pitted Catholics that kneel in prayer against Protestant sects that stood before the same God. There’s a (possibly apocryphal) story from the US House of Representatives about a senior […]
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Is a credit crisis curbing climate action by poor countries? 6.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Climate-vulnerable countries are having to pay more to borrow cash on financial markets, new U.N. research finds.
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When It Comes to Climate and Security, “We’re All in the Same Canoe” 28.6.2018 WRI Stories
When It Comes to Climate and Security, “We’re All in the Same Canoe” Comments|Add Comment|PrintAndrew Steer at the high-level event. Photo by Nicholas Walton/WRI Federica Mogherini, head of the European Union’s External Action Service, put it plainly at the beginning of a high level conference on climate and security in Brussels: climate change isn’t just “for those interested in flowers.” It was a neat way of making the point that environmental issues are as closely intertwined with security... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
These 4 GOP Senators Are Shocked that the National Science Foundation Encourages Science Education 26.6.2018 Mother Jones
Four Republican senators described the National Science Foundation as a political rather than scientific organization because of its study of climate change and have called for an investigation into the group by the agency’s inspector general’s office. In a scathing letter to the IG’s office last week, the senators lambasted NSF for granting over $4 million to two […]
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NOAA’s Research Just Shifted from Climate Change to “Empowering the Economy” and “National Security” 26.6.2018 Mother Jones
One of the country’s major federal science agencies seems to have been forced to abandon climate change research as a key organizational focus, the New York Times revealed this week. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Organization is responsible for managing the National Weather Service and using its network of satellites to forecast the effects of climate change. […]
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Homeless People Are Dying at an Alarming Rate Because of Climate Change 25.6.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Slate and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Last year was the third hottest on record, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association. We’ll probably see more of that, thanks to our warming climate: According to the most recent National Climate Assessment we’re on track to see average temperatures rise another 5 […]
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Storm damage to forests costs billions — here's how artificial intelligence can help 25.6.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
What happens when computer science and forest management meet.
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She Spoke out About Climate Change—and They Tried to Make Her Pay for It 24.6.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. In 2015, a University of California, Davis researcher named Sarah Moffit appeared in a four-and-a-half-minute video detailing her work studying ancient ocean ecosystems. Looking young and serious, with a long ash-blonde mane falling around a scarf that wouldn’t be out of place on a […]
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Toxic algae problem will 'get worse in a big way' as climate continues to warm 23.6.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Across the U.S., reservoirs that supply drinking water and lakes used for recreation are experiencing toxic algae blooms with growing frequency. The trend represents another impact of global warming and raises looming questions about the effects on human health, researchers say.
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How the US Can Meet its Emissions Targets with a Carbon Tax 21.6.2018 WRI Stories
How the US Can Meet its Emissions Targets with a Carbon Tax Comments|Add Comment|PrintFossil fuel generation. Photo by stevepb/Pixabay This week’s creation of Americans for Carbon Dividends, a campaign created by former Senators John Breaux and Trent Lott, shows growing momentum for a serious bipartisan discussion about pricing carbon pollution in the United States. The initiative supports a carbon dividend plan proposed by the Climate Leadership Council (CLC), which would set a price of $40... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Climate change doesn't have to be polarizing 21.6.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
30 years ago global warming became front-page news — and both Republicans and Democrats took it seriously.
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The refugees that the world barely pays attention too 20.6.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
They're known as 'climate refugees.' But there's not even an international definition for them, let alone recognition or protection.
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