@Google: Germany Neglects Renewa­bles, Set to Miss 2020 Climate Goals OilPri­ce.com

OilPri­ce.com Germany Neglects Renewa­bles, Set to Miss 2020 Climate Goals OilPri­ce.com While the newly installed German gover­nment grapples with divisions over migration policies in its first 100 days of office, its inaction on energy policies and climate goals is angering utili­ties, tradit­ional energy compa­nies, renew­ables firms, and ... and more »

Today: 06:38

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Music Break: Steve Goodman – You Better Get it While you Can

Steve Goodman was one of the best singer songwr­iters I ever saw live. Maybe the best. Heard Goodman sing this on the radio, part of an interview where he discussed his ongoing treatment for leukemia. Steve Goodman died at age 36 in 1984. That’s Jethro Burns on the mandolin. Adverti­sements

Today: 03:40

@Google: Katharine Winkler: Concerned about expenses of climate resil­iency GazetteNET

GazetteNET Katharine Winkler: Concerned about expenses of climate resiliency GazetteNET As a young person entering graduate school, I am concerned about the cumul­ative expenses of climate resil­iency over my lifetime. Unless resil­iency is part of a dual strategy that also includes climate mitig­ation and reduction of emiss­ions, it will be ...

Today: 02:38

@Google: Letter: It's time we trusted science on climate change Gaines­ville Times

Gaines­ville Times Letter: It's time we trusted science on climate change Gaines­ville Times I read article after article about how climate change is a hoax, there has been no increase in temper­atures in 15 years, and it is impos­sible for the small amount of CO2 in the atmos­phere to affect our temper­ature, and temper­atures have always changed ...

Today: 02:19

@Google: Climate change planning Irish Times

Irish Times Climate change planning Irish Times Sir, – A current radio and TV adverti­sement for a well-​known car brand features a woman's voice stating that she is driving her three children to school in the morning knowing that she's providing a diffe­rence to their future. My reaction, and very ...

Today: 00:07

@DeSmogBlog: Oil Companies and Lobbyists Say They’re Ready To Solve Climate Change? Check The Fine Print

Read time: 8 mins

By David Halperin, crossp­osted from Republic­ Report

On Wedne­sday, former senators Trent Lott (R-​MS) and John Breaux (D-​LA) annou­nced, with a big public relations blitz, a new campaign,  Americans for Carbon Dividends , to address the threat of climate change. The effort is being heralded as a breakt­hrough by some because it is endorsed by big oil and gas companies  Exxon…

Today: 00:02

@Google: Is the Coming Natural Gas Boom Good for the Climate? Depends Who You Ask TIME

TIME Is the Coming Natural Gas Boom Good for the Climate ? Depends Who You Ask TIME The report's authors say that means more jobs and less climate change-​causing carbon dioxide entering the atmosp­here. But there's also a dark side to the natural gas boom: a study published this week in the journal Science shows that natural gas ... Natural Gas Is Hurting the Climate More Than We Thought New York…

2018-06-22 21:21

@Google: Exxon's Sitting on Key Records Subpo­enaed in Climate Fraud Investi­gation, NY Says InsideC­limate News

InsideC­limate News Exxon's Sitting on Key Records Subpo­enaed in Climate Fraud Investi­gation, NY Says InsideC­limate News Exxon­Mobil has yet to turn over key financial records subpo­enaed by state investi­gators over a year ago in a climate fraud inquiry, New York's attorney general told a judge in new court filings. New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood asked Judge ...

2018-06-22 20:54

@And then there's physics: No, Hansen wasn’t wrong!

It’s 30 years since James Hansen testified before the US Congress about climate change. In the same year, he published a paper that produced some forec­asts. I wasn’t going to write about this as there are a number of articles …

2018-06-22 20:08

@Google: UN Enviro­nment and European Union call for stronger action against climate-​change-​related security threat UN Enviro­nment (press release)

UN Enviro­nment (press release) UN Enviro­nment and European Union call for stronger action against climate -​change-​related security threat UN Enviro­nment (press release) “Amid the diverse social and political causes, the Darfur conflict began as an ecolo­gical crisis, arising at least in part from climate change,” said then UN Secretary-​General Ban Ki-​moon in 2007. The impact of climate change…

2018-06-22 19:55

@Google: Marking the time for action on climate, peace, and security UN Enviro­nment (press release)

UN Enviro­nment (press release) Marking the time for action on climate , peace, and security UN Enviro­nment (press release) At the high-​level event Climate , Peace, and Security: The Time for Action, ministers and parliamen­tarians, as well as climate , foreign and security policy experts from around the world discussed a range of possible appro­aches to address this global and ...

2018-06-22 17:56

@Google: James Hansen's legacy: Scien­tists reflect on climate change in 1988, 2018, and 2048 Grist

Grist James Hansen's legacy: Scien­tists reflect on climate change in 1988, 2018, and 2048 Grist Four years later, with then-​President Bush in attend­ance, the United States became a founding member of the United Nations Framework Conve­ntion on Climate Change — which still guides global climate action today. Of course, it was not enough. Bush's ... and more »

2018-06-22 17:53

@Skeptical Science: New research, June 11-​17, 2018

2018-06-22 21:20

@Google: Climate change bill open for comment Grocott's Mail Online

Grocott's Mail Online Climate change bill open for comment Grocott's Mail Online Environ­mental Affairs Minister Dr Edna Molewa has published the National Climate Change Bill in Gover­nment Gazette 41689 (Notice No. 636) for public comment. “The purpose of the Bill is to build an effective climate change response and ensure the ...

2018-06-22 15:28

@Google: Climate Weekly: Cogs turn for ambition Climate Home

Climate Home Climate Weekly: Cogs turn for ambition Climate Home But the deal gives fresh impetus to efforts to mobilise early increases to country's climate commit­ments. It completes a clean energy package the European Commi­ssion estimates will allow the bloc to exceed its goal of 40% emission cuts, getting to 45%.

2018-06-22 15:18

@Google: Finnish resear­chers urge steeper carbon emissions cuts to fight climate change YLE News

YLE News Finnish resear­chers urge steeper carbon emissions cuts to fight climate change YLE News Finland's climate panel, a group of 14 leading climate change resear­chers, say the gover­nment needs to target an 85-​100 percent cut in carbon emissions by 2050 if it is to fulfill its obliga­tions under the Paris Climate Agree­ment. The interna­tional ... 23 nations sign pledge to step up action on…

2018-06-22 14:06

@It's Getting Hot In Here : Top 3 Bingo Fashion Fails Of The Past

Whilst playing bingo games online is enjoy­able, there is a lot of great fun to be had in the bingo halls. But you may be...

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2018-06-22 13:47

@Google: New Version of Popular Climate Model Released Eos

Eos New Version of Popular Climate Model Released Eos One year ago this month, climate resear­chers met at a workshop in Boulder, Colo., to fix a big glitch in the second version of the Community Earth System Model (CESM), a computer program that scien­tists around the world use to simulate Earth's complex ...

2018-06-22 12:49

@Google: 23 nations sign pledge to step up action on climate change Climate Action Programme

Climate Action Programme 23 nations sign pledge to step up action on climate change Climate Action Programme “We commit to exploring the possibi­lities for stepping up our own ambit­ion,” it says, while pointing to the upcoming UN Climate Summit as “the biggest political opport­unity” to do so. That meeting, scheduled for September 2019, will be one of the ... 'High ambition': Nations promise…

2018-06-22 12:43

@Google: In Case You Missed It ... Some climate change basics Yale Climate Connec­tions

Yale Climate Connec­tions In Case You Missed It ... Some climate change basics Yale Climate Connec­tions Sometimes you just want a simple, short, and very clear set of FAQs for climate change, maybe to give to someone who is just now starting to pay atten­tion. Where to find such a primer? A pair of Q&A pieces will fill the bill. Brad Plumer's (2014) Vox ...

2018-06-22 12:34

@Google: Climate change posing huge threat to coffee industry, scien­tists say News 12 New Jersey

News 12 New Jersey Climate change posing huge threat to coffee industry, scien­tists say News 12 New Jersey Scien­tists say climate change is posing a huge threat to the coffee industry. According to scient­ists, rising temper­atures are causing drought and diseases, killing off the insects that pollinate coffee plants. A recent study from the journal" Climatic ... and more »

2018-06-22 12:20

@Yale Climate Media Forum: Books for the summer solstice

Summer is a time for escape reading. But that design­ation need not be limited to fiction; books written for the general reader on topics outside one’s area of expertise can also provide passage to exciting new places. This month’s bookshelf

The post Books for the summer solstice appeared first on Yale Climate Connec­tions .

2018-06-22 12:10

@Yale Climate Media Forum: ICYMI … For those new to climate change

Sometimes you just want a simple, short, and very clear set of FAQs for climate change, maybe to give to someone who is just now starting to pay atten­tion. Where to find such a primer? A pair of Q&A pieces

The post ICYMI … For those new to climate change appeared first on Yale Climate Connec­tions .

2018-06-22 12:05

@Google: As coral reefs suffer from climate change, resear­chers aim at a new target: snails Grist

Grist As coral reefs suffer from climate change, resear­chers aim at a new target: snails Grist Desperate to help coral survive climate change, scien­tists have tried many strat­egies to improve reef resili­ence. They've developed marine-​protected areas, built coral nurse­ries, and even started geneti­cally engine­ering “super-​corals” that can ... and more »

2018-06-22 12:01

@Yale Climate Media Forum: New book helps parents act on climate

As a parent, Mary DeMocker of Eugene, Oregon, is concerned about climate change and how it will affect the world her kids will inherit. She thinks a lot of other parents feel the same way. DeMocker: “Many of them are

The post New book helps parents act on climate appeared first on Yale Climate Connec­tions .

2018-06-22 12:00

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: James Hansen Today: A Warning on Antarctica

30 Years after prophetic predic­tions of global change unfolding today, Jim Hansen is still sounding warnings – climate change may not happen in a slow steady process. Recent studies showing accele­rating Antarctic melt seem to be suppo­rtive of his science. Given his track record, can we afford to ignore him again? Adverti­sements

2018-06-22 11:41

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Investors Fear Oil, Big Fossil Nearing the End

Bill McKibben in the Guardian: And from Wall Street came welcome word that market percep­tions haven’t really changed: even in the age of Trump, the fossil fuel industry has gone from the world’s surest bet to an increa­singly chall­enged enterp­rise. Resear­chers at the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis minced no words: “In the

2018-06-22 11:40

@Google: Arid cities urged to adopt climate respo­nsive design solutions Creamer Media's Engine­ering News

Arid cities urged to adopt climate respo­nsive design solutions Creamer Media's Engine­ering News A new research report by multina­tional profes­sional services firm Arup highl­ights the need for cities in arid and semi-​arid climates , like Cape Town, to not only manage their scarce water resources better, but to promote smarter ways of living in arid ...

2018-06-22 11:25

@Google: Climate change consi­dered biggest health challenge Delano.lu

Delano.lu Climate change consi­dered biggest health challenge Delano.lu “Aging popul­ation and climate change go toget­her,” European commis­sioner for health and food safety Vytenis Andriu­kaitis pointed out. “How many people aged 65 to 72 were ill last autumn with seasonal flu? It's one of the biggest parts of climate change.

2018-06-22 10:49

@Google: Taking The Erratic Temper­ature Of A Climate Change Art Exhibit HuffPost

HuffPost Taking The Erratic Temper­ature Of A Climate Change Art Exhibit HuffPost The two install­ations, haunting attempts to grapple with a manmade cataclysm that looks increa­singly inevit­able, were the highl­ights of “Indic­ators: Artists on Climate Change,” the newest series at the Storm King Art Center, a 500-​acre sculpture park ... and more »

2018-06-22 10:45


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