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EU Confirms Approval of Germany's New Renewable Energy Law

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 08:14
Source: Wall Street Journal - European Union antitrust authorities confirmed Wednesday their approval of Germany's new renewable energy law, which aims to help the country shift away from nuclear- and fossil fuel-generated power.
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A map and a compass for climate talks (opinion)

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: The Hindu -
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Growth, Global Warming Threaten African Species

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: Voice of America - Researchers meeting in Cameroon say Africa may lose up to 30 percent of its animal and plant species by the end of the century due to global warming, population growth and unregulated development.
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Climate change hits all Pentagon operations, official says

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: The Hill - All Pentagon operations in the U.S. and abroad are threatened by climate change, according to a Defense Department official.
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President Mahama Launch Two National Policies on Climate Change and Environment

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - A National Climate Change Policy as well as an Environment Policy have been launched in Accra, as a first step towards the country's preparedness to deal with challenges of the global phenomenon.
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Britain sticks with tough carbon target despite opposition

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: Reuters - Britain's government said it would stick with a goal to curb emissions by 2027 to 50 percent of the 1990 levels, a target that has led to political opposition and that its own advisers have said will be hard to meet.
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France backs 30 percent energy efficiency goal: letter

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: Reuters - France's energy minister threw her weight behind an energy savings goal of at least 30 percent for 2030 ahead of talks in Brussels on Wednesday to thrash out a target.
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Venezuela climate summit calls for end to “green economy”

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: RTCC - A UN-backed conference in Venezuela has ended with a declaration to scrap carbon markets and reject the green economy
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Dispute over 'bonkers' EU energy savings plan

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:59
Source: BBC - EU commissioners are meeting today to agree an energy savings target for 2030 amid serious disagreement about how ambitious it should be.
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Germany is #1 in the World for Energy Efficiency

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 07:39
Source: Cleantechnica - Germany is #1 in the World for Energy Efficiency, according to the 2014 scorecard released by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) today.
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How to stop climate change making food less nutritious?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: eco-business.com - Climate change threatens to make crops less nutritious, bringing bad news for Africa's food systems which are already under significant stress.
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Climate models accurately predicted global warming when reflecting natural ocean cycles

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: Guardian - A new study shows that when synchronized with El Niño/La Niña cycles, climate models accurately predict global surface warming
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The G20 has the muscle to fight climate change (by Ross Garnaut)

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: Business Spectator -
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NHL outlines plan to fight climate change

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: The Hill - Climate change is impacting the next generation of hockey players directly, according to a report released Monday by the National Hockey League.
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Report: Sunday shows give climate change more air time

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: The Hill - Sunday shows have given climate change issues more air time in the first half of 2014 than in the last four years combined, according to a new analysis.
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Giving up beef will reduce carbon footprint more than cars, says expert

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: Guardian - Study shows red meat dwarfs others for environmental impact, using 28 times more land and 11 times water for pork or chicken
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Climate Change Already Having Profound Impacts on Lakes in Europe

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: Natonal Geographic - For perspective on how climate change is affecting lakes, those of us here in the U.S. can just look across the pond, where scientists and the agencies involved in meeting the European Union’s Water Framework Directive have amassed an impressive body of research on the topic.
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Corralling Carbon Before It Belches From Stack

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: NY Times - So much soot belched from the old power plant here that Mike Zeleny would personally warn the neighbors.
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