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A new report shows the rate of progress on decarbonising the global economy is too slow to meet carbon reduction targets, as CEOs continue to focus on growth, resilience and reputation
September 30, 2013 Report Summary UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate ChangeSource: UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
The Working Group I contribution to the IPCC's Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) considers new evidence of climate change based on many independent scientific analyses from observations of the climate system, paleoclimate archives,...
September 17, 2013 CO2 fears Overrated, says UN report
topnews.net.nz - But it now seems that the issue has touched the heads of environmental intelligentsia and they are finding the limit of this explanation. The United Nations îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî...
September 10, 2013 Europe says its own biofuels policies increase food costs 50%, drive deforestation
Grist - Two new studies that came out in Europe during the last couple of days show that biofuel mandates are causing consumers far more pocketbook pain â and contributing more to deforestation and climate pollution â...
September 6, 2013 The environment: The carbon bubble
theactuary.com - The Carbon Tracker Initiativeâs recent Unburnable Carbon 2013 report estimates that the consumption of the earthâs proven fossil fuel reserves would yield over five times the level of carbon emissions...
The United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was expected to delivery its fifth Assessment Report (AR5) next month, but over the past weekend, a draft of that report was leaked to Reuters, which reported...
August 19, 2013 European forests head towards carbon saturation point: studySource: Reuters
The ability of Europe's aging forests to absorb carbon dioxide is heading towards saturation point, threatening one of the continent's main defenses against global warming, a study showed on Sunday.
July 23, 2013 UN Climate Report Will 'Scare the Wits Out of Everybody'
citywatchla.com - And as Ed King at the Responding to Climate Change website reports: Fellow US climate expert Michael Mann emailed the ThinkProgress website, arguing that: âthe author hopelessly confuses transient warming...
The study, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, found that a temperature anomaly of just 1ºC (in near surface air temperatures in the tropics) leads to a 3.5-Petagram (billion tonnes of...
Source: NY Times
BEIJING — Southern Chinese on average have lived at least five years longer than their northern counterparts in recent decades because of the destructive health effects of pollution from the widespread use of coal in the north,...
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