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At-risk cities hold solutions to climate change: UN report

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Smart choices by cities such as Miami in planning and investment could hold key to cutting emissions, IPCC draft says

UN climate change report on how to cut emissions

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36 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change releases its report on how the world can reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

UN Climate Report Charts Ways to Halt Global Warming

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24 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Time is running out to undertake technological and economic fixes to halt dangerous global warming, warns an international report.

Earth Day 2014: Women at the Center of Sustainable Cities

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4 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
The Blog of the Environmental Change and Security Program

IPCC climate change report: averting catastrophe is eminently affordable

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194 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Landmark UN analysis concludes global roll-out of clean energy would shave only a tiny fraction off economic growth

UNEP Live: Building an Information Powerhouse

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9 mentions18 hours ago 18 hours ago
Can a new kind of website transform how environmental data are collected and shared? The creators of UNEP Live think it just might.

6 Reasons to Think About Clean Water On Earth Day

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5 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Water and environmental sustainability go hand-in-hand, so I thought I'd use today to (a) celebrate some of the amazing progress we've made in providing clean water to Earthlings and (b) to highlight some of the most pressing work left to do!...

Years Of Living Dangerously: Is This The New Trend?

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16 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago

Earth Day: will climate change affect the First Coast?

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Northeast Florida can search by zip code to see which areas will be affected by rising sea levels.

11 Reasons the UN Should Make Cities the Focus of Its Forthcoming Sustainable Development Goals

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49 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Cities stand at the very center of each and every one of the biggest challenges the world now faces. 

How a Warming Planet Will Change What's on Your Plate

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Climate change has already cut yields of wheat and corn, taking a bite out of gains achieved by better farming technology.

IPCC, U.N. climate report: "Fundamental decarbonization" won't wreck the economy.

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50 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
So far, climate change is following the plot of an epic disaster movie. In the last few years, giant megafires have burned out of control, we’ve been hit with superstorms, our fields have wilted, and there’s barely any ice left at the North Pole. Despite all we think ...

Canadian economy will lose billions to climate change: report

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By 2050, as much as $43 billion could be sapped from the Canadian economy because of natural disasters

Climate change & energy daily

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Climate change & energy daily, by World Resources Inst: Pulled from the latest tweets on global warming, climate change, and energy production and use - from WRI twitterlists.

Water stress magnifies impacts of U.S. droughts

6 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
When drought strikes a water-stressed region, it devastates agriculture and the economy. Raising awareness is the first step toward water security.

“We still have a window of opportunity”: How to avoid global environmental catastrophe

6 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The next two decades are crucial for reversing current trends, an expert tells Salon

How much would it cost to keep climate change in check?

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10 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its new report on Sunday laying out the staggering realities of the impact of climate change. The UN's expert panel said that increases in CO2, mainly from the burning of fossil fuels, pushed global temperatures up by an average of 2.

The Fracking Industry Faces Its Climate Demon

38 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
To preserve its climate credentials, the natural-gas industry has to tame a tricky menace: methane.