Showing posts with label climate change. Show all posts
Showing posts with label climate change. Show all posts

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Climate change: EU to cut CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030 - BBC News

Climate change: EU to cut CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030

The EU has adopted ambitious new targets to curb climate change, with a pledge to make them legally binding.

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Biden invites world leaders to virtual climate summit: White House - China.org.cn

Biden invites world leaders to virtual climate summit

U.S. President Joe Biden invited 40 world leaders to attend a virtual summit on climate change on April 22 and 23, the White House said in a statement on Friday.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Europe's droughts since 2015 'worst in 2,000 years' - Global Times

Recent summer droughts in Europe were the most severe the region has seen in 2,110 years as climate change has stoked punishing heat waves, according to new research Monday that raises the alarm for ecosystems and agriculture.

Sunday, March 14, 2021

Greatest threat to civilisation is ‘apparently non-existent’

 

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 Former Greenpeace Canada president Patrick Moore says it would seem the greatest threat to civilisation is “invisible and non-existent”.

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

2020 weather disasters boosted by climate change: report - Global Times

2020 weather disasters boosted by climate change

The ten costliest weather disasters worldwide in 2020 saw insured damages worth $150 billion, topping the figure for 2019 and reflecting the long-term impact of global warming, according to a report Monday.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

'Countries must declare climate emergency': UN chief Antonio Guterres- The New Indian Express

climate emergency

 UN chief Antonio Guterres called on governments Saturday to declare a "state of climate emergency" and make good on their promises to slash carbon pollution as they recover from the pandemic.

Monday, December 07, 2020

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

2020 to be 1 of 3 warmest years on record: UN group

2020 to be 1 of 3 warmest years on record

The World Meteorological Organization's (WMO) provisional annual climate report released Wednesday said 2020 is on track to be one of the three warmest years on record after 2016 and 2019.

Friday, November 13, 2020

Eliminating greenhouse gas emissions may not be enough to stop global warming - UPI.com

Eliminating greenhouse gas emissions may not be enough to stop global warming

Even if global greenhouse gas emissions are reduced to zero by the end of the year, new research out of Norway suggests Earth's climate will, after a brief decline in global temperatures, continue to warm through at least 2500.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Climate goals virtually impossible without carbon capture

 

Carbon capture and storage

Reaching global net-zero emissions target will be virtually impossible without carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) technologies that require an estimated cumulative investment of $160 billion by 2030, according to a new report from the International Energy Agency on Thursday.

Friday, September 18, 2020

Flooding affects more than 1 million across East Africa

 

Flooding affects more than 1 million across East Africa

Flooding has affected well over a million people across East Africa, another calamity threatening food security on top of a historic locust outbreak and the coronavirus pandemic.

Friday, May 18, 2018

1.5 Degree C or Less Would Save Most Species

1.5 Degree C or Less Would Save Most Species
New research finds that limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees C would save the majority of the world's plant and animal species from climate change.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Australian gov't commits 379 million USD to save iconic Great Barrier Reef

iconic Great Barrier Reef
The Australian government has allocated 500 million Australian dollars (379 million US dollars) to save the Great Barrier Reef from climate change, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced here on Sunday.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Climate Change to Force 143 Million People to Migrate Internally: Report

Climate Change to Force 143 Million People to Migrate Internally
Climate change will push tens of millions of people to migrate within their countries by 2050, said a latest report by the World Bank Group.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Half of wildlife could disappear from key biodiverse regions due to climate change: report

Half of wildlife could disappear
About half of wildlife and 60 percent of plants in 35 of the world's most exceptional ecosystems and habitats are at risk of extinction due to climate change, said a report based on a study.

Saturday, February 03, 2018

Climate change affecting lake on Roof of the World

fragile ecosystem of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.
Qinghai Lake - China's largest inland saltwater lake - completely froze over in late January, two weeks later than normal. Experts said the delay signals the growing effect of global warming on the fragile ecosystem of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.

Thursday, February 01, 2018

EU sees Cuba as 'strategic ally' in combating climate change: commissioner

EU sees Cuba as 'strategic ally' in combating climate change
The European Union (EU) views Cuba as a "strategic ally" in fighting climate change and a key partner in the Caribbean, an EU commissioner said here Wednesday.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Climat: les inondations vont se multiplier en Europe, selon une étude

les inondations vont se multiplier en Europe
Les inondations telles que celles que connaît la France depuis quelques jours risquent de se multiplier en Europe en raison du réchauffement climatique, même si celui-ci était limité à 1,5°C, selon une étude publiée lundi.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Extreme drought grips parts of South Africa

drought grips parts of South Africa
South Africa's Cape Town, one of the world's iconic tourist destinations, could run out of water by April as the city's worst drought in a century risks forces residents to join queues for emergency rations.

EL News

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