Global Warming Updates February 9-10,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 9-10 February 2015 Angela Merkel: The green realist who could make or break a climate deal – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/09/angela-merkel-the-green-realist-who-could-make-or-break-a-climate-deal/#sthash.mWPsuhYb.dpuf Protect human rights to safeguard forests, say campaigners – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/09/protect-human-rights-to-safeguard-forests-say-campaigners/#sthash.8AYny6NV.dpuf Climate change will not make storms more frequent – study – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/09/climate-change-will-not-make-storms-more-frequent-study/#sthash.m0eZAlcH.dpuf US eyes climate […]

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Global Warming Updates February 4-8,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 4-8 February 2015 UN climate change talks and the Paris deal – a guide – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/03/un-climate-change-talks-and-the-paris-deal-a-guide/#sthash.V2uC92z1.dpuf Norway reveals 40% carbon cut goal for 2030, matching EU target – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/04/norway-reveals-40-carbon-cut-goal-for-2030-matching-eu-target/#sthash.MePqdcOJ.dpuf Climate impacts threaten rare Borneo species with extinction – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/04/climate-impacts-threaten-rare-borneo-species-with-extinction/#sthash.QLtmgfZU.dpuf Europe to reveal UN […]

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Global Warming Updates February 1-3 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 1-3 February 2015 Sport issued with climate warning at Australian Open – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/30/sport-issued-with-climate-warning-at-australian-open/#sthash.ZheEi9XR.dpuf UN targets draft of Paris climate deal by 13 February – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/30/pressure-on-to-finish-draft-paris-climate-deal-in-february/#sthash.doX4yr86.dpuf UN: 2014 was the hottest year on record http://www.rtcc.org/2015/02/02/un-2014-was-the-hottest-year-on-record/ Britons feel more threatened by Russia than climate change – See more […]

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Global Warming Updates January 28-31 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 28-31 January  2015 UN targets draft of Paris climate deal by February 13 – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/30/pressure-on-to-finish-draft-paris-climate-deal-in-february/#sthash.I5nIetha.dpuf Shell backs climate change resolution filed by shareholder activists – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/29/shell-backs-climate-change-resolution-filed-by-shareholder-activists/#sthash.3eWNFsFX.dpuf Sport issued with climate warning at Australian Open – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/30/sport-issued-with-climate-warning-at-australian-open/#sthash.HSFPZFt6.dpuf Ban Ki-moon’s new climate advisor warns on […]

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Global Warming Updates January 26-27 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 26-27 January  2015 1.   Senate blocks measure to build Keystone XL pipeline; discussions will continue http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/senate-blocks-measure-to-build-keystone-xl-pipeline-discussions-will-continue/2015/01/26/a6ba4968-a5b1-11e4-a2b2-776095f393b2_story.html 2.   Bloomberg, Paulson and Steyer release bipartisan report on climate change risks to Midwest http://www.eenews.net/stories/1060012255 3.   Charlie Baker’s challenge: keeping power affordable — and green http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/editorials/2015/01/26/charlie-baker-challenge-keeping-power-affordable-and-green/GwYCtsepFakFChmkvELZmN/story.html 4.   Once-in-a-lifetime chance to face climate change http://www.trust.org/item/20150127093714-exn5r/ 5.   We […]

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Global Warming Updates January 21-25 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 21-25 January  2015 1.  UK political consensus on climate could crumble like Australia’s http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/20/uk-political-consensus-on-climate-could-crumble-like-australias/#sthash.wWzKADt6.dpuf 2.  Blocking climate action threatens child health, Obama tells Congress http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/21/blocking-climate-action-threatens-child-health-obama-tells-congress/#sthash.ahgWDNhc.dpuf 3.  Pharrell announces Live Earth gigs to mobilise climate action http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/21/pharrell-announces-live-earth-gigs-to-mobilise-climate-action/#sthash.lIaHT3m2.dpuf 4.  US demand for gasoline soars as price falls http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/21/us-demand-for-gasoline-soars-as-price-falls/ 5.  Al Gore warns oil chiefs […]

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Global Warming Updates January 19-20 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 19-20 January  2015 1.   Seven stairs to Paris: A pathway to fixing climate change See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/19/seven-stairs-to-paris-a-pathway-to-fixing-climate-change/#sthash.LIAQ6iCz.dpuf 2.   Small temperature rise could devastate wheat yields, say scientists See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/19/small-temperature-rise-could-devastate-wheat-yields-say-scientists/#sthash.g88SufIn.dpuf 3.   Polluting the planet is a betrayal of God, says Pope Francis See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/19/polluting-the-planet-is-a-betrayal-of-god-says-pope-francis/#sthash.481hmmV3.dpuf 4.   Policy U-turns threaten […]

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Global Warming Updates January 15-18 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 15-18 January  2015 1.       From buckets to beehives: how scientists collect climate data http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/16/from-buckets-to-beehives-how-scientists-collect-climate-data/#sthash.56GPfBhd.dpuf 2.       Oil majors face climate grilling at World Economic Forum http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/16/oil-majors-face-climate-grilling-at-world-economic-forum/#sthash.Su1UqqgJ.dpuf 3.       It’s official – 2014 was the hottest year on record http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/16/its-official-2014-was-the-hottest-year-ever/#sthash.tZzXWF32.dpuf 4.       Typhoon Haiyan survivors make climate appeal to Pope Francis http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/16/typhoon-haiyan-survivors-make-climate-appeal-to-pope-francis/#sthash.cY9Braza.dpuf 5.       Global warming raises […]

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Global Warming Updates January 12-14 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 12-14 January  2015 1.  New Climate Change Study Just 400 Pages Of Scientists Telling Americans To Read Previous Climate Change Studies http://www.theonion.com/articles/new-climate-change-study-just-400-pages-of-scienti,37761/ 2.  Lines forming over climate-change curriculum http://www.wvgazette.com/article/20150113/GZ01/150119714/1419 3.  New – and worrisome – contaminants emerge from oil and gas wells http://www.dailyclimate.org/tdc-newsroom/2015/01/fracking-fluid-waste 4.   Obama Is Planning New Rules on Oil and […]

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Global Warming Updates January 9-11 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 9-11 January  2015 1.   Canberra’s on track to deal with climate change http://www.canberratimes.com.au/comment/canberras-on-track-to-deal-with-climate-change-20150110-12kfrk.html 2.   Climate change: 2014 warmest year ever recorded in California http://www.paradisepost.com/general-news/20150110/climate-change-2014-warmest-year-ever-recorded-in-california 3.   Climate Change and “Everything Else,” Including Capitalism http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Climate-Change-and-Everything-Else-Including-Capitalism-20150109-0005.html 4.   NASA’s year of climate change research kicks off, with a little help from Washington companies http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/nasas-year-of-climate-change-research-kicks-off-with-a-little-help-from-washington-companies/2015/01/09/a31d54b0-95c3-11e4-8005-1924ede3e54a_story.html 5.   Top […]

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Global Warming Updates January 7-8 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 7-8 January  2015 Obama faces first climate test of 2015 with Keystone vote – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/06/obama-faces-first-climate-test-of-2015-with-keystone-vote/#sthash.01oRMkP5.dpuf Optimism from UK climate policy expert honoured by the Queen – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/07/optimism-from-uk-climate-policy-expert-honoured-by-the-queen/#sthash.xa4CNgzh.dpuf Arctic oil “unburnable” in 2C world – study http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/08/arctic-oil-unburnable-in-2c-world-study/ German heart disease deaths from heatwaves to rise fivefold – […]

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Global Warming Updates January 5-6 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 5-6  January  2015 Global carbon emissions to rise 2.5% in 2015 – PwC – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/02/global-carbon-emissions-to-rise-2-5-in-2015-pwc/#sthash.hLVnxNcr.dpuf Tropical forests hidden role in sucking up CO2 revealed – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/04/tropical-forests-hidden-role-in-sucking-up-co2-revealed/#sthash.JwKp9L9e.dpuf UK had hottest and fourth wettest year in 2014 – Met Office – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/01/05/uk-had-hottest-and-fourth-wettest-year-in-2014-met-office/#sthash.b6SR95K1.dpuf How climate change […]

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Global Warming Updates January 1-4 ,2015 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 1-4  January  2015 1.  Playing Dumb on Climate Change http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/04/opinion/sunday/playing-dumb-on-climate-change.html?_r=0 2.  Backyard rinks: Gretzky makers and climate change indicators http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/backyard-rinks-gretzky-makers-and-climate-change-indicators 3.  The pro-science pontiff: Pope Francis on climate change, evolution and the Big Bang http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/the-proscience-pontiff-pope-francis-on-climate-change-evolution-and-the-big-bang-20150104-12hu26.html 4.  New Year, Old Challenges… For Climate Change http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ghislaine-maxwell/new-year-old-challenges-f_b_6413706.html 5.      Climate Change will Cause Irreversible Impacts If Action […]

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Global Warming Updates December 29-31, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 29-31  December  2014 2015: A year for carbon pricing, peer pressure and Paris – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/29/2015-a-year-for-carbon-pricing-peer-pressure-and-paris/#sthash.u7QrJxcC.dpuf Greenland ice loss outpaces climate models http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/29/greenland-ice-loss-outpaces-climate-models/ Norway’s Statkraft plans $8 billion green energy drive – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/29/norways-statkraft-plans-8-billion-green-energy-drive/#sthash.jweRLN0w.dpuf Crowdfunded “ice stupas” help Ladakh adapt to climate change – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/29/crowdfunded-ice-stupas-help-ladakh-adapt-to-climate-change/#sthash.zrQj7FoG.dpuf […]

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Global Warming Updates December 23-28, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 23-28  December  2014 1.  2014 will likely be hottest on record — So why can’t we change? http://blog.seattlepi.com/bigscience/2014/12/26/2014-will-likely-be-hottest-on-record-so-why-cant-we-change/#29408101=0&29407103=0 2.  Climate change wrecks havoc at Mount Rainier http://www.theolympian.com/2014/12/28/3494819_climate-change-wrecks-havoc-at.html?sp=/99/109/&rh=1 3.  Climate change learning standards for W.Va. students altered http://www.wvgazette.com/article/20141228/GZ01/141229489/1419#sthash.QrhGcNNG.dpuf 4.  New York takes the wrong approach to ‘fracking’ http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/new-york-takes-the-wrong-approach-to-fracking/2014/12/27/c2ef0006-87c5-11e4-b9b7-b8632ae73d25_story.html 5.  Greenhouse-gas limits / Curious […]

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Global Warming Updates December 17-18 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 17-18  December  2014 Flood, drought risks must be managed, with or without climate change http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-1219-sobel-calif-drought-hurricane-sandy-20141219-story.html 2.    Climate change could cut 18 percent of world food production by 2050 http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/climate-change-cut-18-percent-world-food-production-2050/ 3.    Study: Climate change affecting fish movement http://www.mycentraljersey.com/story/sports/outdoors/fishing/hooked/2014/12/18/study-climate-change-affecting-fish-movement/20614891/ 4.    Jeb Bush is no moderate and he won’t fight climate change http://grist.org/politics/jeb-bush-is-no-moderate-and-he-wont-fight-climate-change/ 5.    Climate change […]

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Global Warming Updates December 15-16 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 15-16  December  2014 1.     The renewable energy sector needs to commit to getting off subsidies http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/dec/16/renewable-energy-sector-needs-commit-getting-off-subsidies 2.    Electric Cars a Mixed Bag For Health, Climate http://www.climatecentral.org/news/electric-cars-mixed-bag-for-climate-18447 3.    White House issues climate change guide for hospitals http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/12/15/obama-health-care-climate-change-best-practices-guide/20425313/ 4.    In Climate Talks, Soft is the New Hard – and That’s a Good Thing http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/12/15/in-climate-talks-soft-is-the-new-hard-and-thats-a-good-thing/ […]

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Global Warming Updates December11-14, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 11-14  December  2014 4 issues to resolve before gavel falls on UN climate deal – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/11/4-issues-to-resolve-before-gavel-falls-on-un-climate-deal/#sthash.0a2f7vSn.dpuf France climate chief admits Lima talks may not deliver clear result – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/11/france-climate-chief-admits-lima-talks-may-not-deliver-clear-result/#sthash.Q3r6QEON.dpuf Slow progress at Lima climate talks “costing lives” says Oxfam chief – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/11/slow-progress-at-lima-climate-talks-costing-lives-says-oxfam-chief/#sthash.vaMhrARw.dpuf LIVE […]

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Global Warming Updates December 8-10, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 8-10  December  2014 1.   Melting Antarctica glaciers dropping Mount Everest worth of ice into sea, Scientist says http://www.inferse.com/20811/melting-antarctica-glaciers-dropping-mount-everest-worth-ice-sea-scientist-says/ 2.   The Secret Deal to Save the Planet http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/the-secret-deal-to-save-the-planet-20141209 3.   Green Climate Fund to back energy ‘paradigm shift’: director http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/12/10/us-climatechange-energy-idUKKBN0JO14620141210 4.        Workers must lead transition to green economy, unions say at climate talks http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/12/9/cop20-labor-union.html […]

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Global Warming Updates December 4-7, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 4-7  December  2014 1.    Green Climate Fund to start funding projects in 2015 – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/04/green-climate-fund-to-start-funding-projects-in-2015/#sthash.WQ6DAIVH.dpuf 2.    UK solar “competitive without subsidies” by 2020 http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/04/uk-solar-competitive-without-subsidies-by-2020/ 3.    LIVE IN LIMA – DAY 4: UN COP20 climate change summit – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/12/04/live-in-lima-day-4-un-cop20-climate-change-summit/#sthash.bVNXvD21.dpuf 4.    China outlines vision for 2015 UN climate […]

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Global Warming Updates December 1-3, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 1-3 December  2014 1.    Pivoting the Climate Debate from Oil to Coal http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/pivoting-climate-debate-oil-coal 2.    Numbers show how pollution has changed Earth http://poststar.com/news/national/numbers-show-how-pollution-has-changed-earth/article_342305e6-7aa7-11e4-8dd7-9379d3ac6fb9.html 3.    Fossil fuel investors risk being stranded by tougher climate rules http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/fossil-fuel-investors-risk-being-stranded-by-tougher-climate-rules-20141202-11yvlh.html Keystone Antagonist Steps Down as Head of Climate Group 350.org http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-12-02/keystone-antagonist-steps-down-as-head-of-climate-group-350-org.html 5.         Little backing in Congress for Obama […]

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Global Warming Updates November 28-30, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 28-30 November  2014   Australia, Canada should reveal climate targets, says EU – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/28/australia-canada-should-reveal-climate-targets-says-eu/#sthash.hMAQ0zQP.dpuf Could geoengineering make climate change worse? http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/29/could-geoengineering-make-climate-change-worse/ Mapped: Around the world in climate change targets – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/29/mapped-around-the-world-in-climate-change-targets/#sthash.pocNhQFT.dpuf Spain pledges €120m to UN-backed green fund http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/28/spain-pledges-e120m-to-un-backed-green-fund/ Jargon busting: Inside the world of the […]

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Global Warming Updates November 26-27, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 26-27 November  2014 UN calls for carbon capture incentives in global climate deal – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/25/un-calls-for-carbon-capture-incentives-in-global-climate-deal/#sthash.yesDL23y.dpuf Paris deal unlikely to meet 2C warming limit, say climate veterans – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/26/paris-deal-unlikely-to-meet-2c-warming-limit-say-climate-veterans/#sthash.SZaFvSse.dpuf Call for UN climate deal to support carbon market links – See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/26/call-for-un-climate-deal-to-support-carbon-market-links/#sthash.tlASKIta.dpuf Why flexibility must […]

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Global Warming Updates November 24-25, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 24-25 November  2014 World Bank calls on leaders to make “sacrifices” in climate fight http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/23/world-bank-calls-on-leaders-to-make-sacrifices-in-climate-fight/#sthash.0SPEq2HP.dpuf India hints at new focus on consumption based emissions http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/24/india-hints-at-new-focus-on-consumption-based-emissions/#sthash.kpMnvaOr.dpuf Can global warming be limited to 1.5C? http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/24/can-global-warming-be-limited-to-1-5c/ China’s renewables could quadruple by 2030 – IRENA – http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/24/chinas-renewables-could-quadruple-by-2030-irena/#sthash.IiBHffKr.dpuf Mapped: How the world sees climate change http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/24/mapped-how-the-world-sees-climate-change/ Diplomatic […]

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Global Warming Updates November 21-23, 2014 September 30, 2015

Climate Changes Updates 21-23 November  2014 Green Climate Fund: who promised what? http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/20/green-climate-fund-who-pledged-what/ Climate frontline: RTCC celebrates three years following UN talks http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/20/climate-frontline-rtcc-celebrates-three-years-following-un-talks/#sthash.fQzjL1za.dpuf Canada pledges $265m to Green Climate Fund http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/21/canada-pledges-265m-to-green-climate-fund/ How are Rwanda, Ethiopia and Bangladesh preparing for climate change? http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/21/how-are-rwanda-ethiopia-and-bangladesh-preparing-for-climate-change/#sthash.MmnUNjoG.dpuf Three reasons to be optimistic about climate finance flows – http://www.rtcc.org/2014/11/21/three-reasons-to-be-optimistic-about-climate-finance-flows/#sthash.MmtSb4OK.dpuf World Bank […]

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