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September 23, 2014 Lew: Climate change hits all sectors of economySource: The Hill
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said that every sector of the economy is threatened by climate change, calling it "one of the most important challenges of our time."
September 23, 2014 Study says natural factors, not humans, behind West Coast warmingSource: Seattle Times
The rise in temperatures along the West Coast over the past century is almost entirely due to natural forces — not human emissions of greenhouse gases, according to a major new study. But that doesn’t refute the idea that humans...
September 23, 2014 NY requires agencies to consider extreme weatherSource: SF Gate
New York state agencies are required to consider the future likelihood of extreme weather in their decisions on public works projects, industrial and commercial permits and regulations, according to a new law signed Monday.
Source: Clean Technica
There has been a lot of figurative-column space given over to China’s recent efforts to combat pollution by investing heavily in clean energies. From banning coal to increasing its renewable energy targets, China has become a...
Think Progress - Four investor groups concerned with climate change the U.S.-based Ceres Investor Network on Climate Risk, the European Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, Australia and New Zealand's Investors Group...
September 23, 2014 Climate Change Activists Protest Corporations at #FloodWallStreet Sit-InSource: Time
Climate change activists staged a sit-down protest on Wall Street against the role of large corporations in global warming on Monday, a day after an estimated 400,000 people demonstrated at the People’s Climate March in New York...
September 23, 2014 Cereal company Kellogg wants suppliers to report climate emissions
Times Dispatch - It also pledged to join îBusiness for Innovative Climate and Energy Policyî, a coalition that supports legislation that favors cleaner energy and a low-carbon economy. "Not only is it what our...
September 23, 2014 Countries, companies mobilize around carbon pricing ahead of UN summitSource: Reuters
The World Bank said Monday that 73 national and 11 regional governments and some 1,000 companies will join forces to push for policies setting a price on carbon emissions to encourage a shift to cleaner energy technologies.
September 23, 2014 Health Woes to Worsen Due to Climate Change, Study WarnsSource: US News
Coupled with worldwide marches demanding action on climate change, a new study warns that rising temperatures and altered weather patterns in the United States may soon exacerbate many existing health risks.
September 23, 2014 Carbon map – which countries are responsible for climate change?Source: Guardiab (UK)
As heads of state from David Cameron to Barack Obama meet in New York for a UN climate summit hosted by Ban Ki-moon, expectations are high for bold commitments on cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Use this interactive, in-depth...
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