What will the GOP’s new ‘climate caucus’ accomplish?

Representative John Curtis of Utah wasn’t always interested in tackling climate change. In 2018, his first full year in Congress, he voted against 35 climate and environmental bills, according to the League of Conservation Voters, an environmental advocacy group that keeps track of how members of Congress vote. But earlier this year, Curtis invited his […]

Power Grid Operators, Experts And Federal Audit Office Warn Of Blackouts As Coal, Nuclear Get Phased Out

As wildly fluctuating, weather-dependent green energies come increasingly online, German grid operators and the German Federal Audit Office are warning the German government of power blackouts. But the government is ignoring the warnings and continues to insist everything is fine. Grid operator 50Hertz, for example, warns of energy shortages as Germany continues to shut down […]

Is too late to revert global warming?

IMO – I think it is. Eventually the Earth will just end up wiping us out. Then life cycle will probably begin again. submitted by /u/Helltah [link] [comments]

IPCC steps up warning on climate tipping points in leaked draft report

Scientists increasingly concerned about thresholds beyond which recovery may become impossible Climate scientists are increasingly concerned that global heating will trigger tipping points in Earth’s natural systems, which will lead to widespread and possibly irrevocable disaster, unless action is taken urgently. The impacts are likely to be much closer than most people realise, a a […]

For some evangelical Christians, climate action is a God-given mandate

The first time I interviewed Matt Humphrey, we were driving in his pickup truck through southern British Columbia, passing fields and forests, only three miles from the U.S. border. Humphrey, then 31 years old, is a father of three and an evangelical Christian with a keen appreciation for the Bible. He is also an environmentalist, […]

Green Energy Tips That Can Save You Money Today!

green energy tips that can save you money today - Green Energy Tips That Can Save You Money Today!

Taking care of the planet we all live on is very important and each of us has a responsibility to go greener with energy use, and why we need to use these green energy sources when possible. There are a variety of green energy technologies available that provide power from sustainable resources. What can you […]

Humans do not have the mental bandwidth to confront climate change

humans do not have the mental bandwidth to confront climate change - Humans do not have the mental bandwidth to confront climate change

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New Study: Southern Ocean Sea Surface Salinity Level “Unexpected”…Climate Models “Very Much A Construction Site”

The 44th climate report by Die kalte Sonne here looks at the CO2 intake by the Southern Ocean, which absorbs about a tenth of man’s CO2 emissions. A new study by a team of climate researchers from the University of Bern in Switzerland published at the end of April, 2021, found that the Southern Ocean […]

Legal experts worldwide draw up ‘historic’ definition of ecocide

Draft law is intended to prosecute offences against the environment Legal experts from across the globe have drawn up a “historic” definition of ecocide, intended to be adopted by the international criminal court to prosecute the most egregious offences against the environment. The draft law, unveiled on Tuesday, defines ecocide as “unlawful or wanton acts […]

The truth about Bitcoin’s energy use

Do cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin amount to climate arson or a clean-energy boon? It’s complicated. This story was originally published by Grist with the headline The truth about Bitcoin’s energy use on Jun 22, 2021.