Is It Possible To Prevent Global Warming?

The Environmental Blog

Have you ever thought about how I can prevent the effects of global warming, which we feel the effect of today ? What is Global Warming? The release of gases and particles into the atmosphere are the most important factors causing global warming.

“Global warming won’t wait until 2050,” says European science advisory group

Envirotec Magazine

The IPCC special report has shown that, if GHG emissions are not reduced quickly over the next 10 to 15 years, then the average global temperature will rise above 1.5 The biggest source of GHG emissions in the EU is the use of fossil fuels in industry, buildings and transport.

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End fossil fuel extraction now: What IEA's net-zero alert means for the climate fight

Eco-Business

Eco-Business talks to Peter Kiernan, lead energy analyst for the Economist Intelligence Unit, to unpack a new landmark report from the International Energy Agency, which proposes a ban on fossil fuels extraction to curb global warming

Pressure on creatives: PR, advertising firms targeted by fossil fuel divestment movement

GreenBiz

Pressure on creatives: PR, advertising firms targeted by fossil fuel divestment movement. And energy providers the world over are rushing to slash their reliance on fossil fuels as the clean energy transition gathers pace. .

How to Start Your Own Sustainable Farm

Green Living Guy

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Research: Limiting global warming to 2C could create eight million green energy jobs

Business Green

Putting world on path to 'well below' 2C temperature goal in the Paris Agreement could create millions of green jobs worldwide, offsetting losses in fossil fuel sector, research estimates.

Global Power Sector Embracing Renewables but Ditching Fossil Fuels Too Slowly

GreenTechMedia

A new study of 3,000 power companies across the globe has found that only a handful have been cutting their fossil fuel capacity over the last two decades. Even utilities with aggressive renewables programs still have large portfolios of fossil fuel assets.

5 Eco-Friendly Ideas For Your Home

Green Living Guy

There is an increasing trend for you to be more conscious of your carbon footprint on the world in recent years as we see an increase in habitat destruction and global warming.

Global warming could push air conditioning demand up 59%

AGreenLiving

and other parts of the world because of global warming. Regions that were traditionally colder are warming up, and those that are warm are getting hotter. Related: Global warming expected to exceed 1.5 “When our air conditioning is powered by electricity generated through fossil fuels, heat-trapping CO2 is released,” Climate Central explained. Global warming could push air conditioning demand up 59%.

'Simply no comparison': Fossil fuel cars produce 300 times more waste than EVs, study finds

Business Green

Challenges caused by EV battery production 'pale in comparison' to environmental toll of fossil fuel vehicles, Transport & Environment study finds. Over its lifetime, an average fossil fuel car burns the equivalent of a stack of oil barrels, 25 storeys high.

'Safeguard the rest of creation': Dozens of faith institutions pledge to divest from fossil fuels

Business Green

Institutions from 11 countries have joined rapidly-growing fossil fuel divestment movement, Operation Noah confirms. Faith investors have long been at the forefront of the global divestment movement and constitute the single-largest source of fossil fuel divestment in the world.

Op-ed: Geoengineering Distracts From Real Climate Solutions While Giving Cover to the Fossil Fuel Industry

DeSmogBlog

Read time: 9 mins This story is part of Covering Climate Now , a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story. . Stop burning fossil fuels. I'm talking about geoengineering, and specifically solar geoengineering , which seeks to lessen global warming's greenhouse effect by reflecting sunlight, and heat, back out to space.

How Does Climate Change Impact the Brain?

Green Living Guy

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7 Items That You Think Are Recyclable But Aren’t

Green Living Guy

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5 Ways Being Eco Friendly is Good for Your Health

Green Living Guy

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What Is the Purpose of a Sustainable Lifestyle

Green Living Guy

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Fossil Fuels are Increasing Emissions and Driving Climate Change

Green Market Oracle

The world still gets about 80% of its energy from fossil fuels today which generate the lions share of emissions. According to the EIA , in 2017, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from burning fossil fuels for energy were equal to about 76% of total U.S.

New Technologies That Help the Environment

Green Living Guy

It wasn’t so long ago that many environmentalists were scoffing at the idea that technology could help to save the planet. Business leaders were equally skeptical that industry could be both green and profitable.

UN report shows global warming could pass 1.5C limit before 2030

AGreenLiving

According to the United Nations’ United in Science Report 2020 , global temperatures could exceed the 1.5°C Global temperatures have been on a steady rise since the 1800s due to the effects of industrialization. According to the report, global temperatures have already risen by 2°F (1.1°C) Although the high temperatures experienced in the last five years could be temporary, there is a cause for alarm if global warming continues at the current rate.

Ways To Be More Eco-Friendly

Green Living Guy

One of the fastest changing industries for technology is related to the climate. From solar panels to wind turbines, there’s a lot of attention on reducing your carbon footprint. Luckily, there are many simple changes you can make to be a little more eco-friendly in your life. Become More Energy.

Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

Green Living Guy

Devastating wildfire seasons, super hurricanes and rising sea levels. The news is filled with the horrible consequences of human impact on the environment. Many people have heard about their carbon footprint and would like to find ways to become more environmentally conscious.

'Leaving fossil fuels in the dust': How greener firms are outperforming the wider market

Business Green

The world's biggest firms driving the development of clean energy, electric vehicles, sustainable forestry, and other crucial green solutions continue to outperform the broader global market, "leaving fossil fuel companies in the dust", according to fresh investor research released today.

New York Suburbs Still Run on Oil: How One Family Broke Its Oil Dependence Without Breaking the Bank

Green Living Guy

New York City is a modern cornucopia of lights, emblazoning a landscape rife with excitement and opportunity. However, when some commuters retreat to the surrounding suburbs, they step back in time and away from the radiance that defines the city skyline.

Renewable Energy for Residential Air Quality

Green Living Guy

Air quality has dramatically improved over the years, but it’s still not up to healthy standards. Many people spend most of their time indoors, and while vents and air purifiers help keep the air clean, it’s not enough. People are often unaware of the impacts of low air quality. Non-renewable.

Report: UK Export Finance could create 42,000 jobs if it dumps fossil fuels for clean energy

Business Green

The UK's export credit agency could support up to 42,000 jobs around the UK by 2035 if it switches it support for overseas fossil fuel projects to renewables and clean energy infrastructure, according to a major new analysis from Vivid Economics.

Reports: Barclays eyeing stricter fossil fuel investment policies

Business Green

Bank considering introducing stronger limits on its fossil fuel investments as it faces growing pressure from shareholders.

'Worrying': Global energy firms still prioritising fossil fuels over renewables, study warns

Business Green

Just 10 per cent of global utility firms prioritising renewables over fossil fuel investments, University of Oxford research finds.

Project Drawdown: Could the world halt global warming entirely from the mid-2040s?

Business Green

For every setback in the climate fight - and, yes, there have been many - it cannot be emphasised enough that cutting emissions and building a greener and fairer economy within the small window scientists say the world has left to avert runaway warming is a goal that still remains within reach.

Clean Creatives: PR and advertising agencies under pressure to cut ties with fossil fuels

Business Green

New campaign backed by Bill McKibben argues it is 'time for PR and ad agencies to come clean' over work for fossil fuel clients.

A fossil fuel demand peak is fast approaching, but will it come soon enough?

Business Green

A new report from McKinsey predicts global fossil fuel demand 'will never return to its pre-pandemic growth curve', but warns the world is still on track to badly miss its climate goals. There is still a long way to go to avert substantial global climate change," said Tryggestad.

How the global fossil fuel 'production gap' threatens to exacerbate the climate crisis

Business Green

Despite lockdown generating a steep decline in fossil fuel production, COVID-19 recovery plans risk accelerating it beyond pre-COVID levels, a UN-backed study warns. global warming trajectory, the study calculates.

'Get its own house in order': UK urged to end new fossil fuel licensing in North Sea to meet net zero

Business Green

Letter from 50 campaign groups urges government to heed recent advice of International Energy Agency that growing fossil fuel supply is incompatible with a 1.5C

The Carbon Uptake of our Oceans is More Important Than We Thought

Rinexii

It means that more carbon from fossil fuels (a 10% difference) is being absorbed by oceans. Global Warming Carbon Uptake global warming Oceans

A History of Solar Power

Green Living Guy

Solar power is a renewable alternative to the greenhouse gas-emitting fossil fuels affecting the atmosphere and the climate. Solar paneled roofs and devices are all around us. Their presence in society increased in conjunction with environmental consciousness.

Fossil fuel giants falling short of 2C mark despite net zero pledges, investor group warns

Business Green

The $22tr investment group claims oil and gas firms moving closer to aligning with 2C global warning, but that additional climate measures are needed. Despite a series of eye-catching pledges and statements about the need to prepare for a net zero world, not a single oil and gas firm worldwide has yet credibly aligned its emissions within a 2C global warming pathway, according to the investor-led Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI).

What Renewable Energy Is Most Cost-Effective by Region?

Green Living Guy

They’re called fossil fuels. What’s one significant contributor to climate change? These are power sources like crude oil and natural gas that we use to sustain ourselves. Fortunately, we can turn to renewable energy alternatives that work similarly — and are better for the planet.

Solar Power’s Bright Future: 5 Trends Transforming the Energy Space

Green Living Guy

The reign of fossil fuels has long been over, but many carbon producers just didn’t get the memo on time. Now they have. The future clearly belongs to renewable energies, but which one will take the lead? Despite its early promise, solar energy is still behind wind and hydro.

Solar Power’s Bright Future: 5 Trends Transforming the Energy Space

Green Living Guy

The reign of fossil fuels has long been over, but many carbon producers just didn’t get the memo on time. Now they have. The future clearly belongs to renewable energies, but which one will take the lead? Despite its early promise, solar energy is still behind wind and hydro.

Cumbria coal mine could usher in a net-zero-compliant fossil fuel industry - or prove it was always a fantasy

Business Green

Cumbria's Woodhouse Colliery would produce coking coal, which fuels the blast furnaces in steelworks. If such a mine were to go ahead, there's an opportunity to show the world what a net-zero-compliant fossil fuel industry could look like with a simple provision in its final planning approval.

8 Myths About Solar Power Debunked

Green Living Guy

With climate change frequently making the evening news, many people are considering alternatives to fossil fuels to power their homes. Solar power is a renewable energy source that can help homeowners saving money on their utility bills while helping the environment.

Is the world meeting the Paris Agreement?

Rinexii

Most countries are enabling fossil fuels. Even Norway, typically known for its pristine environment, chose fossil fuels over the environment while struggling with Covid-19. This means tiny individual changes, to global movement.

Creative pressure: Why the advertising and PR industry is in the sights of the fossil fuel divestment movement

Business Green

Agencies facing fresh calls to cut their ties with laggard fossil fuel firms, leaving many in the advertising and PR sector with difficult decisions to make.

Why are governments failing to act on climate change?

Rinexii

What about the jobs of people in the oil and fuel industry? Money from fossil fuels. It doesn’t help that politicians get much of their campaign contributions from the fossil fuel industry.