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Climate change will force today’s kids to pay for costly carbon removal technologies, study says

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: The Washington Post - The longer humans continue to pour carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, the closer we draw to leaving the next generation with an unmanageable climate problem, scientists say.

India launches first solar-panelled train in bid to cut down diesel use

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: The Independent - India has launched its first solar-powered train, which it is hoped will save around 21,000 litres of diesel a year, as the government attempts to make the country's vast rail network more environmentally friendly.

Robert Redford: To Save the World, Start Small

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Time - It’s hard to know at times what the big story is. In a 24/7-news society — and with an Administration that lurches from one controversy to another — it’s easy to get distracted by the story of the moment and ignore the story of the month. Or the year. Or the decade.

Indigenous Students Bring Solar Energy to Rural Costa Rica

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Tele Sur TV - Four Indigenous girls introduced solar energy in their hometown, following a scholarship provided by the Costa Rican Minister of Foreign Relations to study solar engineering in India.

Climat: l’appel désespéré des climatologues

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Journal de l'environnement - Pour les 15 scientifiques, emmenés par James Hansen, point de salut climatique hors l’aspiration du CO2 superflu de l’atmosphère. Une idée déjà inscrite dans l’accord de Paris.

La Corée vise à produire 20% de son électricité grâce aux énergies renouvelables d'ici 2030

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Yonhap - Le gouvernement cherchera à augmenter à 20% la part des énergies renouvelables dans la production d’électricité d’ici 2030 et à bâtir une nation sans risque d’accident nucléaire en faisant table rase des projets de construction de nouveaux réacteurs nucléaires.

Paris se munit d'un fonds vert pour la transition écologique

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Environnement Magazine - La maire de Paris Anne Hidalgo (PS) et la Caisse des Dépôts ont signé un partenariat le 18 juillet 2017, pour la création d’un fonds d’investissement dédié à la transition écologique.

La plaine de Beijing sans charbon à l'horizon de 2020

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Xinhua - Presque toute consommation de charbon disparaîtra dans les zones de plaine de Beijing à l'horizon 2020, a indiqué mardi la commission municipale du Développement et de la Réforme.

La Plata tendrá la primera sala de cine alimentada con energía solar

Thu, 2017-07-20 19:49
Source: Infoplatense - Será la sala 2 del Cine Select y funcionará en el Centro Cultural Islas Malvinas (Argentina). La programación contendrá, al menos, un 70% de proyecciones con entrada gratuita.

Arnold Schwarzenegger talks bipartisanship and climate change

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: Los Angeles Times - Arnold Schwarzenegger talks bipartisanship and climate change Arnold Schwarzenegger talks bipartisanship and climate change

Major solar power project to provide electricity at night

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: The Independent - A major solar power project in the Middle East will provide electricity during the night, the developers have said.

Who Pays for the Rising Cost of Natural Disasters: Quick Take Q&A

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: Bloomberg - The force of Mother Nature cost mankind $175 billion in 2016, enough money to rebuild New York’s One World Trade Center 44 times.

'Grow food on Mars': LA startups tackle climate change with inventive solutions

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: The Guardian - Drought, floods, wildfires and heat waves – climate change and extreme weather events are wreaking havoc in California, especially in Los Angeles. The city has recently baked in record temperatures with a long, hot summer still stretching ahead.

Wind Energy Proves To Be Good Fit On New York Farm

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: North American Wind Power - A farm owner in New York State is touting the advantages of the two Northern Power wind turbines powering his Sonshine Acres Farm.

Presentan demanda contra industria petrolera por contaminación en California

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: Hoy Los Angeles - Tres comunidades de California presentaron hoy una demanda "histórica" que pretende responsabilizar a 37 de las mayores compañías de gas y petróleo en el mundo por los daños ocasionados al cambio climático.

Predicen espectaculares tormentas de polvo en EEUU a partir de 2050

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: Europa Press - Espectaculares tormentas de polvo, como las que engullieron las llanuras del Medio Oeste de Estados Unidos en la década de 1930, pueden reproducirse por el cambio climático a partir de 2050.

Climat : le plus gros fonds britannique tire la sonnette d’alarme

Wed, 2017-07-19 19:39
Source: Les Echos - La hausse des températures pourrait dans les décennies à venir atteindre 4°C par rapport au niveau de l’ère préindustrielle. Une catastrophe pour les marchés financiers, prévient le fonds d’investissement Schroders.

Global Warming Melts Ice, Alters Fabled Northwest Passage

Tue, 2017-07-18 19:34
Source: The New York Times - More than a century has passed since the first successful transit of the treacherous, ice-bound Northwest Passage by Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen in 1906.

South Africa Surviving Drought - What Windhoek Can Show Cape Town

Tue, 2017-07-18 19:34
Source: All Africa - With Cape Town suffering its worst drought in a century, could measures used by Namibia's capital city of Windhoek over the past 50 years promise more effective management of the finite water supply?

Drifting Antarctic iceberg A-68 opens up clear water

Tue, 2017-07-18 19:34
Source: BBC News - The giant iceberg known as A-68 that was produced in the Antarctic last week continues to drift seaward.

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