• Trump Ignores The Impacts Of Climate Change At His Peril - And Ours

    11 days ago - By Forbes

    The Trump administration says that climate change is happening and there's nothing we can do to stop it. But the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows that we can limit the damage, if we step up climate action now.
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  • The future of the world is on the line, and our chance to fix it is now

    11 days ago - By Fast Company

    The world needs to get to zero emissions by 2050-or face disastrous consequences of accelerated climate change, according to a new UN report.
    To have the best chance of avoiding the worst impacts of climate change, the world needs to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius-and to do that, society needs to completely transform over the next three decades, according to a new report from the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Global CO2 emissions may need to peak around 2020. By midcentury, we have to reach net zero emissions.
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  • ‘Unprecedented Changes.' New UN Report Says Saving the World From Climate Change Will Be a Lot Harder Than We Thought

    11 days ago - By Fortune

    Governments around the world need to step up investments and introduce new policies to limit the rise in global temperatures to just 1.5 degrees Celsius, rather than 2 degrees, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change .
    The United Nations body on Monday presented a special report on global warming that was requested under the 2015 Paris Agreement. The report is comprehensive, citing over 6,000 scientific references, and its basic message is this: limiting warming to a rise of 1.5 degrees compared with pre-industrial levels will require an unprecedented amount of effort...
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