Grim Greenhouse Gas Milestone Dims Hope for Less Climate Change

Green Prophet

Monitoring stations all over the arctic are reading greenhouse gas concentrations of 400 parts per million – a grim new milestone that dims hope of reversing runaway climate change. Destroying the Planet for Beef. Interview: Bracing for a Warmer Planet With Bill McKibben.

This wavy Expo pavilion will eat greenhouse gas in 2015

Green Prophet

In addition to their aesthetic value, the walls help to ensure a pleasant microclimate within the pavilion, which is one of 140 that will showcase a variety of techniques designed to support Milan’s 2015 Expo theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for All.”

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As Climate Talks Open in Cancún, World Leaders Must Seek Steep Reductions in Greenhouse Gas Pollution

Green (Living) Review

CANCÚN, Mexico - World leaders begin meeting today in Cancún, Mexico, to address the global climate crisis against an ominous, but still hopeful, backdrop. The rapid warming of the Arctic threatens the polar bear with extinction and the rest of the world with sea-level rise from the melting of the Greenland ice sheet; the global climate crisis puts many of the world’s other plants and animals at risk as well, including corals, birds, amphibians and mammals.

Climate Racism, Climate Injustice & Copenhagen Greenhouse Gas Reduction Proposals

Green Blog

“What can decent people do to save the Planet from the Australian, EU and US climate criminals?&#. The bottom line in the Copenhagen Climate Summit should be (a) equal per capita greenhouse gas emissions for everyone and (b) an additional but equitable penalty for First World countries for their disproportionately huge historical contribution to atmospheric carbon pollution. What can decent people do to save the Planet from the Australian, EU and US climate criminals?

Destroying the Planet for Beef

Green Prophet

Even Forbes wrote in a recent report that cutting back on meat is one of the fastest ways we can slash our carbon emissions and slow down the pace of global warming. billion of them on the planet.

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The Arctic melts at an unprecedented pace while greenhouse gas emissions, temperatures and sea levels all hit record highs

Green Blog

A new climate report released by the NOAA shows new global temperature records, how both greenhouse gas emissions and sea levels are rising, and that the Arctic is melting at an unprecedented pace. Our planet as a whole is becoming a warmer place.”.

The Good News: Almost Everyone Else Knows that Global Warming is Real

Conservancy Talk

President Trump’s decision to abandon the Paris Agreement on global warming is a short-sighted mistake. Yet will the decision unravel the entire agreement, leading to disastrous increases in carbon dioxide emissions, temperature, sea level rise and rainfall anomalies for the planet?

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Greta Thunberg is reshaping how stakeholders invest

Green Prophet

“Greta is not just helping to save the planet – she is reshaping the global investment industry,” says the head of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organizations. Now it is time for the global investment industry to play catch-up.

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Trillians to be made from carbon credits – Microsoft, Goldman Sachs show how

Green Prophet

Thunderbird School of Global Management released a new report today projecting that the world can realize at least $1 trillion – $3 trillion dollars in market opportunities and $3 trillion – $5 trillion dollars in broader economic, social and environmental benefits per year by 2030. Global Climate Restoration Task Force Launched to Drive Action. Climate change and the devastating impacts of rising global temperatures are impossible to ignore.

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For Some Iranians Meatless Monday Isn’t a Choice

Green Prophet

Food Administration during the first World War was revived as “Meatless Mondays” in 2003 and has since become a global phenomenon. Health global meat production greenhouse gas emissions meatless mondays Methane U.S.

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Use wood mulch. save the planet?

Green (Living) Review

New research shows that using wood mulch has a notable effect in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. What if there was a way to reduce water consumption, boost soil health, deter pests and scare away weeds – and at the same time cut reduce greenhouse gas emissions?

Jordan Plunges Itself into a Giant Pit of Oil Shale Hell

Green Prophet

The Memorandum of Understanding signed with Global Oil Shale Holdings (GOSH) is the fourth mega oil shale deal the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources has penned in order to free itself from fossil fuel imports that eat up 20% of the kingdom’s GDP.

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Greenhouse Gases Peak at Record Levels for 2012, Highest in 800,000 Years

Green Prophet

According to latest estimates, atmospheric volumes of greenhouse gases blamed for what is climate change hit a new record in 2012. The report was developed by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), the body which records greenhouse gas emissions.

Climate change is sucking nutrition from our crops

Green Prophet

Humanity is conducting a global experiment by rapidly altering the environmental conditions on the only habitable planet we know. Health greenhouse gas Israel

The World’s Most Beautiful Mosque in Malaysia is Vulnerable to Rising Seas

Green Prophet

As increasing levels of greenhouse gases choke the planet and giant plumes of methane fast-track global warming , glaciers and ice caps melt, leaving all low-lying and coastal developments vulnerable to rising sea levels.

Nature’s Climate Solutions

Conservancy Talk

Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges facing our planet today. Improve Land Management : Smart land use practices can lower greenhouse gas emissions while also generating benefits for people and nature. Learn more about our work at nature.org/global.

James Cameron: Eating meat-free to save the planet

Green (Living) Review

It committed the two nations to reducing planet-warming carbon emissions and cemented a first-ever pledge by China to stop its emissions from growing by 2030. The accord was widely hailed as a crucial first step toward prompting other nations to make their own greenhouse gas cuts.

Earth Warming on the Fast Track

Eco Friendly Daily

The findings suggest that the planet’s temperature may rise 1.4°C Greenhouse gas emissions have continued to rise. The evidence of rising global temperatures prompts more questions. Climate Change global temperature greenhouse gas emissions

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Woman Spins Camel Wool to Prevent Slaughter of 1.2 Million Wild Australian Camels

Green Prophet

They are also a source of greenhouse gas emissions since each releases one pound of methane into the atmosphere every year. Read about giant plumes of gurgling methane that could fast track global warming. ).

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Aprés COP 18: Will Qatar Rebound with Solar?

Green Prophet

According to the Living Planet Report, produced by the World Wildlife Fund and the Global Footprint Network, if everyone lived like the average Qatari, Earth’s resources would need to increase fivefold. planets per year, a pattern expected to increase to 2 planets per year by 2030.

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How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Agriculture contributes one-third of greenhouse gas emissions, uses 70% of freshwater resources, and harms wildlife through conversion and fragmentation of biodiversity-rich habitats, water diversions, pesticide poisoning and creation of oceanic dead zones.

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Air pollution means global warming more catastrophic: new research

Green Prophet

For a while now, the scientific community has known that global warming is caused by manmade emissions in the form of greenhouse gases and global cooling by air pollution in the form of aerosols. You don’t really want to breathe in Tehran. The air pollution is so bad.

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The Price of Development

Eco Friendly Daily

China has now become the number one contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, just as the United States once was. Rare earth elements, for example, are one of the most environmentally costly resources on the planet. Climate Change acid rain greenhouse gas emissions

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Sustainable forests can cut global emissions by half

Green (Living) Review

According to a study conducted by Södra, the sustainable management of the world's production forests could yield a reduction in global emissions of up to 50 percent. This corresponds to 30-50 percent of global emissions.

How Science Prevailed Over the Politics of Climate Change

Eco Friendly Daily

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to apply the Clean Air Act to greenhouse gases fueled this debate. The Science of Global Warming. The evidence documenting global warming continues to mount. The new regulations, however, tip the balance for natural gas.

Carbon emissions sees record rise despite economic recession

Green Blog

According to an unpublished report from the International Energy Agency (IEA) global greenhouse gas emissions has increased to new record levels. Analysts from IEA says the extreme rise in greenhouse gas emissions will make it impossible to reach the 2 degrees target that politicians have claimed is the threshold we should aim for to prevent dangerous runaway climate change. “The prospect is getting bleaker. That is what the numbers say.&#.

Causes of Global Warming

Eco Friendly Daily

Global warming is generally understood as a rise in the average temperature of the atmosphere, oceans and landmasses of the earth. Scientists have cited a number of causes of global warming, which they believe is mainly a result of human activities. Popular Causes of Global Warming.

US media censor out BBC TV “Frozen Planet” series climate change episode

Green Blog

It has been reported by the UK New Statesman that the US will not air the “On Thin Ice” seventh episode of David Attenborough’s “Frozen Planet” BBC TV series about wildlife in the Arctic and Antarctica. We may be looking at an Arctic Ocean essentially free of summer ice only a few decades from now” The US, a major annual per capita greenhouse gas (GHG) polluter, has 4.4%

UN Blames People for Global Warming, Warns of Dire Consequences

Green Prophet

Just when the weather was cooling down in the Middle East a little, we get woke up again with the usual alarm and this time from a United Nations panel: humankind is to blame for global warming, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns in a new report just out.

Warning: Carbon Dioxide levels have hit a new record high, over 400 PPM

Sustainability Ninja

This is the first time in modern history that the global average has been this high, proving that global warming is a real threat. NOAA Cheif Greenhouse Gas Scientist Peter Tans said “ It’s both disturbing and daunting.

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A global manifesto for a happier planet

The Green Changemakers

The Happy Planet Index : [link] The HPI is an innovative measure that shows the ecological efficiency with which human well-being is delivered around the world. Steering towards success No single country listed in the Happy Planet Index has everything right. happy-planet-index-2-0.pdf

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How Humanity can act on Moving Planet Day

Green Blog

Humanity is acutely threatened by man-made global warming but is also substantially disempowered by irresponsible corporate polluters and by Mainstream media and politicians. However 24 September 2011 is “Moving Planet Day” on which hundreds of thousands of people around the world will be demanding effective action against man-made climate change. ppm per year), also endorses “ Moving Planet Day ”.

France’s new ban on plastic throwaways should be extended globally

Green Prophet

The law comes into effect in 2020.French President Francois Hollande says the law aims to make France ‘an exemplary nation in terms of reducing greenhouse gas emissions , diversifying its energy model and increasing the deployment of renewable energy sources’ Viva la France!

Scientists Consider Blocking Out The Sun To Reverse Global Warming

Eccorazzi

In fact, a group of them recently convened at the Royal Society’s Chicheley Hall in the UK to ponder that fate of our planet as it grows ever warmer. And as the scientists see it, there are currently only a few plausible options as to how to reverse and/or stop global warming.

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World Carbon Dioxide Levels Cross Dangerous Threshold

Eccorazzi

Planet Earth has set a terribly problematic precedent this spring, as the global concentration of greenhouse gas carbon dioxide broke a previously unsurpassed threshold.

14 Child Inventors who just Might Save the World.

Elephant Journal

Scientists and researchers all agree that climate change is real, and it’s eroding our planet. The Paris climate agreement is just one effort to help slow the effects of climate change through the reduction of greenhouse gas […]. Enlightened Society Green Inspiring (Wow) child inventors climate change global warming inventions inventors kid geniuses Paris Accord save the world trump

Fighting global warming reduces diseases, studies find

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Cutting global warming pollution, so newly released studies say, would not only make the planet healthier, it would make people healthier too. Reducing greenhouse gases, said Christopher Portier, associate director of the U.S. National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, would not only help save the planet in the long term, but it is also going to improve our health virtually immediately.

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Warning: Carbon Dioxide levels have hit a new record high, over 400 PPM

Sustainability Ninja

This is the first time in modern history that the global average has been this high, proving that global warming is a real threat. NOAA Cheif Greenhouse Gas Scientist Peter Tans said “ It’s both disturbing and daunting.

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Don’t Just Complain, Blame, or Worry. Do Something: How You Can Take Action for a Sustainable Planet

Conservancy Talk

The global economy grows 8% per year. Global temperatures rise by 3 degrees Celsius (about 5.4 Only 16% of global fisheries are sustainable — the rest are wiped out. Here, things are much better: In this case, global temperatures rise by only 1.5

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How could something that isn't happening have been happening for longer than we thought?

Environmental Economics

Humans are not good for the planet.    So if humans didn't exist, would the planet be better off or worse off?  And the authors say their findings may question existing ideas about how sensitive the planet is to greenhouse gas emissions — with potentially big implications for our global climate policy.   But humans are the only ones capable of judging good from bad.as far as we know right now. 

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The sun is not to blame for global warming

Eco Friendly Daily

It’s global warming, it’s climate change, it’s our fault, no it’s volcanoes… wait, actually it’s the sun! It has been very popular to cite that the planet goes through many warming and cooling periods as a direct result of changes in solar activity.

Vote 1 Socialist or vote 1 Green for Planet and Humanity

Green Blog

In the Western Murdochracies (Big Money buys truth and votes) and Lobbyocracies (Big Money buys politicians and policy) pro-Planet and pro-Humanity voters have little choice but to vote 1 Green or vote 1 Socialist as set out below using the example of climate criminal Australia, a nation that is making a disproportionately huge contribution to a worsening climate genocide that is set to kill 10 billion non-Europeans this century through unaddressed, man-made climate change.

For those in the northeast, I would suggest moving to North Carolina where sea level rises of this magnitude will soon be against the law.

Environmental Economics

Sea levels on the East Coast are rising three to four times faster than the global average, putting several major U.S. While scientific experts predict that global average sea levels will rise by 2 to 4 feet or more by 2100, sea levels along a 620-mile East Coast “hotspot” could increase by an additional foot, according to the USGS study. This is an alarming study that shows just how fast climate change is transforming our planet.