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Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN 20/9/2019
Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN Getting countries to cut down greenhouse gases that cause global warming is proving an uphill task. ...more
The climate crisis explained in 10 charts 20/9/2019
The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutions ...more
Bird numbers plunge in U.S. and Canada with people to blame 20/9/2019
Bird numbers plunge in U.S. and Canada with people to blame From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States and Canada, with a 29% population drop since 1970 and a net loss of about 2.9 billion birds, scientists said on Thursday. ...more
Asia-Pacific students kick off global climate strike with message for government: Do your job 20/9/2019
Asia-Pacific students kick off global climate strike with message for government: Do your job Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a UN Climate Action Summit adopt urgent measures to stop an environmental catastrophe. ...more
Trump administration bars California from requiring cleaner cars 20/9/2019
Trump administration bars California from requiring cleaner cars President Donald Trump’s administration said on Thursday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zero-emission vehicles, a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles. ...more
Scientists set out how to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 19/9/2019
Scientists set out how to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 Greenhouse gas emissions could be halved in the next decade if a small number of current technologies and behavioural trends are ramped up and adopted more widely, researchers have found, saying strong civil society movements are needed to drive such change. ...more
As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests 19/9/2019
As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on companies to do their part in halting the destruction of the world’s largest tropical rainforest. ...more
Make smartphones last longer to cut emissions in EU: activists' report 19/9/2019
Make smartphones last longer to cut emissions in EU: activists' report Extending the lifespan of smartphones by just one year would significantly reduce carbon emissions in the European Union, a report from environmental groups said on Wednesday, urging new EU rules to make electronics last longer. ...more
ECB should take climate change into account - Villeroy 19/9/2019
ECB should take climate change into account - Villeroy The European Central Bank should take climate change into account in the way it runs monetary policy, ECB policymaker Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Wednesday, backing a suggestion from the bank’s incoming chief. ...more
Surfing gets sustainable with first recyclable wetsuit 19/9/2019
Surfing gets sustainable with first recyclable wetsuit Surf culture often prides itself on an affinity for nature. But there’s a dirty secret hiding in many surfers’ cupboards - old wetsuits. ...more
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