Renewable energy has ‘another record year of growth’ says IEA

Renewables will account for about 95% of growth in global power-generation capacity up to the end of 2026, finds energy agency It has been another record year for renewable energy, despite the Covid-19 pandemic and rising costs for raw materials around the world, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). About 290GW of new renewable […]

5 Simple Ways to Introduce Your Kids to Environmentalism

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Reducing Emissions to Lessen Climate Change Could Yield Dramatic Health Benefits by 2030

In Brief: Air quality improvements resulting from a worldwide reduction in greenhouse gas emissions could benefit human health and prevent economic losses, according to new research by scientists from NASA, Duke University, and Columbia University. New research shows that improved air quality caused by reducing emissions from burning fossil fuels and other sources could improve […]

NASA Data On Global Sea Ice Area Shows A Growth Equal To The Size Of Belgium Since 1982!

Global Sea Ice Area Data analyst Zoe Phin just posted some interesting, surprising results on global sea ice area. Data sources like the National Snow and Ice Data Center show global sea ice has been” drastically decreasing for a long time” and so we need to panic and overhaul the entire carbon economy. We hear this […]

Sustainable banking is an important part of addressing climate change

As the United States cautiously re-opened this summer, many people had questions about returning the world as it was. The first post-lockdown summer earned the unenviable distinction of being the hottest ever recorded. July 2021 was the planet’s warmest July ever, with ever more examples of the climate crisis’ dangerous extremes, from megafires of epic […]

Green Energy Advice That Can Make A Difference

green energy advice that can make a difference - Green Energy Advice That Can Make A Difference

Green energy usage is becoming very popular these days. Here are some easy tips for using more green energy in your life; find out the truth for yourself. Wear natural fabrics during the summer in order to avoid wasting energy on air conditioning. Natural fabrics, such as cotton, allow skin to remain cool by drawing […]

World’s vast networks of underground fungi to be mapped for first time

Project aims to help protect some of trillions of miles of the ‘circulatory system of the planet’ Vast networks of underground fungi – the “circulatory system of the planet” – are to be mapped for the first time, in an attempt to protect them from damage and improve their ability to absorb and store carbon […]

Wars, geo-engineering, and quotas: three technical solutions for solving the ecological crisis – HOPEFULLY NOT NEEDED

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There Has Been No Trend In A ‘Key Holistic Variable Indicating Climate Change’ Since 2001

The Greenland end-of-melt-season snowline should presumably be exhibiting a trend consistent with consequential Greenland ice sheet melt, especially an increase in the bare ice area. Yet, consistent with the recent non-warming trend for Greenland, there has been no statistically significant linear trend in these key climate change metrics. The Polar Portal Arctic tracking website includes […]

Wildfires are erasing Western forests. Climate change is making it permanent.

The trees were not coming back. In the years following the 2000 Walker Ranch Fire, Tom Veblen, a forest ecologist at the nearby University of Colorado, Boulder, saw that grass and shrubs were regrowing in the charred foothills, but he had to search to find the rare baby version of the tall ponderosa pines that […]