Thinking about Earth Day, I did a Google search for “global warming solutions.” Up popped a slew of “what you can do” lists from leading scientific and environmental organizations. When I dug in, however, I found the suggestions rather general — “reduce emissions,” “stop deforestation,” “consume less,” “be efficient,” “eat climate changeDrawdownglobal warmingPaul Hawken Read More
With the first six months of 2017 in the books, average global surface temperatures so far this year are 0.94°C above the 1950–1980 average, according to NASA. That makes 2017 the second-hottest first six calendar months on record, behind only 2016.
That’s remarkable because 2017 hasn’t had the warming influence of global warmingrecord temperature Read More
Economist says green development is the only route to global economic growth and points to China leading the world on climate change action.
Clean, green development is the sole route to future global economic growth, according to British economist Lord Nicholas Stern, with a continuation of polluting, high-carbon growth only leading Clean Energyglobal warminggreen developmentinfrastructuresolar powerStern Reportsustainable development Read More
Earth’s record hottest 12 consecutive months were set in each month ending in September 2015 through May 2016
2014 and 2015 each set the record for hottest calendar year since we began measuring surface temperatures over 150 years ago, and 2016 is almost certain to break the record once again. climate changeel ninoFossil Fuelsglobal warmingKevin CowtanRobert Way Read More