Source: Climate Home - Fifty-seven countries accounting for 57.88% of global emissions have now indicated they will sign agreement before end of 2016
Source: La Tribune - 83.000 personnes évacuées en Californie pour échapper au feu, 40.000 maisons affectées par des inondations en Louisiane. Face aux catastrophes naturelles exceptionnelles qui viennent de frapper les Etats-Unis, la communauté scientifique cherche les preuves menant au réchauffement climatique.
Source: El País - Tras hacer frente a una larga sequía por los efectos del fenómeno 'El Niño', los granjeros de Camboya y otros países de la zona temen la llegada de La Niña y posibles inundaciones
Source: Atlas Info - Le Secrétaire exécutif adjoint de la Convention-Cadre des Nations Unies sur les Changements Climatiques (CCNUCC), Richard Kinley, a salué, jeudi à Rabat, les politiques nationales environnementales et énergétiques du Royaume.
Source: Climate Central - A Native American village in Alaska has voted to relocate its entire population of some 600 people due to the threat of rising seas, officials said on Thursday
Source: Les Eco - Organisée par la Banque européenne dinvestissement (BEI) et lUnion pour la Méditerranée (UpM), la conférence MED de la BEI sur le climat aura lieu le 8 septembre à Rabat.
Source: Tuoitrenews.vn - A Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism has voiced concern over the potential loss of natural resources and tourist attractions, beaches in particular, due to climate change in a conference to address the effect of climate change on Vietnamese tourism.
Source: Libération - Une étude met en lien les coûts des dégâts causés par les ouragans aux Etats-Unis avec la croissance économique du pays, montrant que si le réchauffement climatique n'est pas limité dans les années à venir, il ne sera économiquement plus possible d'y faire face.
Source: ABC - Fertilising the oceans, painting the deserts white or sending umbrellas into orbit are some of the real things being explored by scientists as a "plan B" for dealing with climate change.
Source: Bloomberg - Uncertainty over Britains future participation in the European Union carbon market led Bloomberg New Energy Finance to cut its outlook for pollution prices by 14 percent following the decision by U.K. voters to leave the EU.
The Energy Department’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will help 12 companies advance their technologies under the second round of DOE’s Small Business Vouchers (SBV) pilot.
David Friedman, acting assistant secretary for the Energy Department’s (DOE) Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Office, and Zack Baize, deputy director of the Lab Impact Initiative, will share the 43 businesses selected to participate in round two of EERE’s Small Business Vouchers (SBV) pilot. A call with reporters, editors, and producers will take place on Thursday, August 18, from 1:15 to 1:45 p.m. (EDT).
Companies can reduce the carbon footprint of their supply chains and improve customer satisfaction by giving consumers information and tools to make green choices, according to research conducted by the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
The Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has named Dr. Johney Green Jr. as Associate Laboratory Director for Mechanical and Thermal Systems Engineering. He will oversee the laboratory’s transportation, buildings, wind, water and geothermal research programs.
Call for Experts on Clean Energy in Urban Water Works in Developing Countries and Emerging Economies
REEEP is calling for experts and consultants for its new Roster for Clean Energy in Urban Water Works in developing countries and emerging economies.
The White House wants to cut U.S. greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 80 percent by 2050, but the goal raises questions about one of the greatest sources of those pollutants, light-duty vehicles (LDVs). The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has taken a close look at what specific combination of measures national experts have determined is needed to slash LDV emissions from 1,514 million metric tons (MMTs) to 303 MMTs of carbon dioxide (CO2) per year and meet this larger emissions-reduction goal.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has launched two new tools as part of its Cities Leading through Energy Analysis and Planning (Cities-LEAP) project. Created by DOE’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the tools are designed to help cities nationwide make more strategic energy decisions based on actual and estimated data and analysis.
Scientists at the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), in collaboration with researchers at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), devised a method to improve perovskite solar cells, making them more efficient and reliable with higher reproducibility.
The U.S. Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) program has honored Sarah Kurtz and Suzanne Tegen of the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for their leadership and achievement in the field of renewable energy.
Source: Climate Change News - At the beginning of this month, the Human Rights Council adopted by consensus a new resolution on Human Rights and Climate Change,1 emphasising the links between UN climate negotiations and the protection of human rights.