Tag: climate change
In the lawsuit, 21 activists said federal officials violated their rights to due process under the US Constitution by failing to adequately address carbon pollution.
Sri Lanka will see a loss of at least US$12 billion a year by 2050 if adequate measures are not taken to deal with temperature rise.
There is currently an uneven pace of seasonal change in the atmosphere above the Northern and Southern Hemispheres’ temperate zones.
China and the European Union have emerged as the biggest champions of the 2015 climate change accord, which aims to keep global temperature increases to "well below" 2 degrees Celsius.
Countries most at risk include India, China, Mozambique, Sudan, Nigeria, Brazil, Pakistan, Indonesia and Bangladesh.
Exxon had a public spat with Alec in December when some members backed by climate sceptics moved to convince the federal government to drop its claim that climate change is a risk to human health.
Using smartphones, visitors to Times Square could see 3-D holograms of ships and marine life floating above them in the flooded square in an augmented reality display.
The change in climate is affecting coffee production in Japan.
The state funds of Kuwait, Norway, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates agreed to push firms to integrate the risk of climate change into their business plans.
In the quest to track down every oil giant and investor that attended a recent climate change meeting with Pope Francis, two non-oil-related attendees have been overlooked: some renewable energy companies.
The main causes were overfishing and climate change.
The climate justice movement has been gaining traction around the world.
NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine now agrees with the dominant perspective regarding climate change.
An increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide has been reducing the amount of iron, zinc, protein, and vitamins present in rice.
Christiana Figueres said that drilling for oil in the Arctic was both economically and environmentally unsustainable.
The droughts and floods projected to hit California will be progressively more intense and frequent.
The donation is intended to fulfill the United States's commitment to the Paris climate agreement.
The Great Barrier Reef experienced coral bleaching events that killed off much of its coral in 2016 and 2017.
Melting sea ice, glaciers, and ice shelves gushing fresh water have weakened the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation.
Shipping currently accounts for 2.2% of world CO2 emissions.
According to the IMO, international shipping represents about 2.2% of world carbon dioxide emissions.
Friends of the Earth will sue Shell if it does not comply with regulations stated in the Paris Agreement.
Cyclone Josie killed five people in Fiji.
US President Donald Trump has taken an axe to the environmental regulations he inherited from his predecessor Barack Obama, cutting dozens of rules ranging from fracking on public land to protections for endangered species.