How Humanity can act on Moving Planet Day

Green Blog

According to key sponsor 350.org : “On September 24, more than 150 countries are expected to take part in a global day events called “Moving Planet” dedicated to the goal of solving the climate crisis by ending the world’s dependence on fossil-fuel energy. A great decision by Germany to prohibit as yet commercially unproven Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS).

The good, the bad and the ugly: Carbon capture and storage

EcoFriend

Human activities like burning fossil fuel, deforestation in the name of development, and harmful practices that see the release of CO2 have significantly impacted the path our future is headed to. Merit of CCS systems. d) CCS may not apply to every industry.

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IPCC: Climate efforts not sufficient, huge increase in green energy required to avert climate disaster

Green Blog

If we are to keep global warming below the 2 degrees Celsius cap recommended by scientists, emissions from CO2 and other greenhouse gases must drop by 40 to 70 percent by 2050 – and drop even further to near-zero by the end of the century.

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Oil and Gas Company Climate Commitments Are Encouraging—But They Need to Do More

Conservancy Talk

They also address investor concerns that the business model of the industry—investing most of their capital into new hydrocarbon production—might result in stranded assets as the world turns away from fossil fuels. This would require an early ramp down of fossil fuel use.

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Summary of Climate change

The Green Changemakers

Since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution, when humans began burning fossil fuels on an unprecedented scale, greenhouse gases have steadily been piling up in the atmosphere. Global emissions of all greenhouse gases have increased by 70% between 1970 and 2004.

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