COVID-19 and climate change: A healthy dose of reality


Consider the global health crisis currently upon us as a warm-up act for a climate-changing world. Climate Change Health social inclusion Supply Chain Two Steps Forward

IoT Helps Humans Fight Climate Change and Live More Sustainably

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Climate change can no longer be considered a change, it’s now clearly an acute crisis. The post IoT Helps Humans Fight Climate Change and Live More Sustainably appeared first on U.S. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green Stories Green Technology Climate change

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Every living being on earth is getting affected by the changes happening gradually in the climate. The post ANIMALS THAT ARE FACING EXTINCTION DUE TO CLIMATE CHANGE appeared first on U.S. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green News, World Climate change

Pressure is on for companies to rapidly address climate change


Experts around the world agree that there will be financial repercussions for companies that don't adequately address climate change, according to a new global study. Climate Change public opinion Proof Points

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

The new language of climate change: Trillions


It’s time for trillions to seize center stage of the climate conversation. Climate Change Finance & Investing Two Steps ForwardBye-bye, billions.

Climate change and the new language of weather


Climate Change Two Steps ForwardThe weather outside is frightful. What, exactly, do we call it?

Is the golf industry doing enough to combat climate change?


Is the golf industry doing enough to combat climate change? Sports leagues are seeing the impacts and the surge of climate-responsible athletes using their platforms to promote positive environmental and social impact — it’s something for the history books.

Our grid isn't ready for climate change


Our grid isn't ready for climate change. Energy resilience, like climate change, is not partisan. The grid isn't ready for climate change. So, regardless of the energy source, grid disruptions will continue as long as we rely on a grid built for a 20th-century climate. And, like Texas, the grid failed to rise to the challenge of the first hints of climate chaos. . Energy & Climate. Sarah Golden. Fri, 02/19/2021 - 01:30.

In stopping climate change, time is as important as tech


In stopping climate change, time is as important as tech. The only sure path to stop climate change is to zero out greenhouse gas emissions as soon as possible. To achieve such rapid cuts in emissions, we need to deploy the fastest possible climate solutions.

Nuclear Power Does Slow Climate Change

Jim Conca

To save a penny to spend on renewables and say that helps climate change? As all climate scientists agree, prematurely closing nuclear plants is bad for the climate. Why are we trying to close nuclear plants that have been relicensed as safe for another 20 yrs?

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

Climate change pushes US weather to extremes

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is climate change in action The current deadly cold weather across the U.S.

Climate change and the media: More news is good news


For the media, climate change is morphing from a controversy to a crisis. Climate Change Marketing & Communication media Two Steps Forward

This is exactly the time to be talking about climate change


Climate Change Activism COVID-19 Marketing & Communication Two Steps ForwardIf we have the chance to start anew, why would we want to rescue and lock in unsustainable systems and industries for another generation or more?

Is Climate Change Really Causing an Increase in Natural Disasters?

The Environmental Blog

last year and record rainfall in the American Midwest — have led some to wonder if climate change may be behind the increase in natural disasters. So — is climate change really making the weather more extreme? How Climate Change Causes More Extreme Weather.

Are lawyers and accountants doing enough on climate change?


Are lawyers and accountants doing enough on climate change? When it comes to the climate crisis, it’s not just what you make and sell, it’s what you do, and for whom you do it. Lawyers aren’t the only service-sector firms targeted for their climate ties.

How climate change can be addressed through executive compensation


How climate change can be addressed through executive compensation. Some 41 percent of respondents ranked the environment — including climate change — as their leading ESG priority; and 43 percent anticipated it will remain No.

Storm Warning: How Climate Change Creates More Devastating Hurricanes

The Environmental Blog

Wait until you see how climate change is leading to more devastating hurricanes. Increasing average global temperatures and climate change could be to blame. How Climate Change Affects Hurricane Intensity and Frequency. Climate Change Environment

The Water’s Warm: How Our Ecosystem Is Being Inverted Through Climate Change

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The post The Water’s Warm: How Our Ecosystem Is Being Inverted Through Climate Change appeared first on U.S. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green Stories Climate change Sesarma reticulatumA butterfly flaps its wings.

Climate change aggravates PM2.5

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The changing state of particulate pollution (PM2.5) The new dataset highlights elevated air pollution levels as a result of climate change events, such as sandstorms and wildfires, and pollution gains from the rapid urbanization of cities, in regions such as Southeast Asia.

When you think climate change, you need to think about water


When you think climate change, you need to think about water. And while each company agrees that change has to happen at a local level, here’s their advice on how they’re tackling the issue through their companies. . Water is an expression of climate change.

How to wake people up to the risks of climate change


Climate change is a faraway perceived risk, so how can we message its urgency and the cost of inaction? Climate Change Marketing & Communication Speaking Sustainably

Why caring about climate change means caring about chemicals of concern


Climate change has risen to an unprecedented level of mainstream public discourse with the ramping up of 2020 U.S. In just five years, the number of Americans believing climate change is a threat to our country has increased by 49 percent. Climate Change Chemicals & ToxicsFinally. presidential campaigning.

Eos Bioreactor uses AI and algae to combat climate change

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A new AI invention could prove to be an effective solution to mitigating climate change

Impacts of Climate Change in Vietnam

The Environmental Blog

As we all know that climate change is one of the most significant challenges that we are facing in this century. Vietnam, known for its beaches, rivers, and bustling cities, is considered as one of the countries which are significantly impacted by global climate change. The Notre Dame Global Adaptation Initiative (ND-GAIN) Index ranks Vietnam as the 89 th least ready to adapt to climate change. Current Status of Climate Change in Vietnam.

Climate Change is Impacting You in Ways You Haven’t Even Noticed

The Environmental Blog

Many of us are aware that climate change has massive implications, many of which have already transformed our planet. But if that’s not enough to turn you into an activist, here’s this – climate change directly harms people around the world. Climate Change

Biden to issue new directives on climate change

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President Joe Biden is expected to issue a suite of directives by end of the day today that will kickstart the process of combating climate change

Melting Florida panther statue highlights climate change

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A sculpture of Florida panthers is melting in the sun to show the impacts of climate change

Climate change could lead to dramatic decline in narwhals

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Climate change is affecting everybody, even narwhals

Egyptian pavilion proposal for 2020 Venice Biennale targets climate change

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The pavilion concept addresses climate change and biodiversity risks

How climate change has altered cocoa farming in Ivory Coast


Severe droughts have caused soil fertility to decline and therefore, yields hampered. Agriculture Books farmers Food & Agriculture Deforestation GreenBiz Reads

NOAA report shows climate change is killing Floridas coral reefs

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The report shows that most corals are dying because of climate change and its effects

Collaborating with the ocean is essential to addressing climate change and environmental justice


Collaborating with the ocean is essential to addressing climate change and environmental justice. trillion in annual economic value linked to ocean-based activities, the time is right to place the world’s seas at the center of a climate-centric post-pandemic recovery.

Will the private sector be held liable for climate change?


National governments have been sued in climate change lawsuits. Companies could be next. Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Strategy Environmental Responsibility

Fighting climate change with bamboo


Bamboo is a surprisingly effective carbon sink and is being promoted by the government as a uniquely Chinese solution to climate change

HSBC: Companies focused on climate change 'outperformed' as virus spread


Research note suggests businesses with strong ESG credentials are proving more resilient than peers to coronavirus turmoil. But there are regional differences. COVID-19 Finance & Investing ESG

Deep decarbonization: A realistic way forward on climate change


Global emissions have soared by two-thirds in the three decades since international climate talks began. To make the reductions required, what’s needed is a new approach that creates incentives for leading countries and industries to spark transformative technological revolutions.

Climate change increases pollen and worsens allergies

Inhabitat - Innovation

You're not just imagining it. Allergy season has gotten a lot worse in the last 30 years, yet another distressing consequence of our warming planet

Climate Change Driving Forests To Smaller And Younger Trees

Jim Conca

A new study by scientists at PNNL shows that ongoing environmental changes are transforming forests worldwide, resulting in shorter and younger trees with broad impacts on global ecosystems.

Climate change is causing the Earth's axis to shift

Inhabitat - Innovation

New research shows just how far-reaching the impacts of the climate crisis can be

Collective performance in Italy highlights water-related climate change

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More than 30 performers gathered in Piazza Maggiore for Displacement, a public performance highlighting climate change

How Does Everyone Feel About Climate Change?

Jim Conca

agree climate change is happening, but don’t really believe it will dramatically impact their lives. Of course, these latter countries are the least able to deal with those changes Countries in Europe and the U.S. The rest of the world feels the opposite, especially in the East and Middle East.