Helping the Snow Gods: Cloud Seeding Grows as Weapon Against Global Warming

CleanTechnica

New research supports seeding efforts to bolster water supplies in drying regions, but some scientists question its effectiveness in addressing climate change.

Floating ICEBERG creatively confronts global warming

Inhabitat - Innovation

In summer 2019, a surprising sight popped up on a New Hampshire lake — ICEBERG, a floating, iceberg-shaped pavilion made of locally sourced wood and recycled plastic.

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Silencing Science: Trump Campaign Tries To Quash Anthropogenic Connection To Climate Crisis

CleanTechnica

In a podcast by RevealNews.org, a story is told of a scientist, Maria Caffrey, PhD, of the University of Colorado, Boulder, who works with the US Park Service. She did a four-year study of the potential impact of climate crisis on 118 national parks in 2030, 2050, and 2100.

The World Is Not Prepared For Global Warming

Jim Conca

The people of the world are not prepared for the global warming that is already upon us. Heat-related deaths are up. Crop yields are down. Wildfires are rampant. Carbon levels are the highest in 800,000 yrs.

It’s Not About Meatloaf Or Greta. It’s More Than That.

CleanTechnica

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Sead Pod offers grassroots solution to air pollution and global warming

Inhabitat - Innovation

Gardening should be good for the environment, adding oxygen to the air, nutrients to the soil, and filtering water for consumption. But plastic and toxins have become ubiquitous, leaving the home gardener to make intentional choices about which products to use.

Floating ICEBERG creatively confronts global warming

AGreenLiving

Floating ICEBERG creatively confronts global warming. In summer 2019, a surprising sight popped up on a New Hampshire lake — ICEBERG, a floating, iceberg-shaped pavilion made of locally sourced wood and recycled plastic. Created to raise awareness on the issue of polar ice melt, the temporary installation was the work of Bulot+Collins , an international architecture firm that guided over a hundred Beam Campers to build the project on-site.

Commentary: Why Solar Geoengineering May Be Our Only Hope To Reverse Global Warming

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Jim Conca, Forbes, September 10, 2019. Last Wednesday night, as I watched the climate discussions with each of the Democratic Party candidates on CNN’s Presidential Climate Town Hall, I kept asking, “Why is only Andrew Yang talking about solar geoengineering?” True, he is the most tech-savvy of the candidates, but all of them need […]. Commentary

‘There’s no doubt left’ about scientific consensus on global warming anymore

Grist

The scientific consensus that humans are causing global warming is likely to have passed 99 percent, according to the lead author of the most authoritative study on the subject, and could rise further after separate research that clears up some of the remaining doubts.

Climate Crisis, Global Warming, Carbon Neutral, Zero Waste: Meaningful Buzzwords or Passing Fads?

Green Business Bureau

The emergence of environmental buzzwords started out with global warming, then became climate change. Whatever your view is on climate change, we must all agree that climate change is constant; we are and will continue to move through the historical cooling and warming cycles.

Commentary: A Novel Method for Clean Food Production, While Simultaneously Bending Down the Curve of Global Warming

CleanTech Alliance

Source: John Novitsky, CEO, AquaPrawnics, jnovitsky@sbcglobal.net and Lisa M. Farmen, Principal Engineer/Managing Member, Aquastry LLClisa@aquastry.com, (503) 544-2330. Jan 10 2020 The purpose of this article is to encourage the members of the NW Chapter of the Clean Tech Alliance to visit our website, then to become investors, employees, scientific or legislative partners. Shrimp are the […]. Commentary Member News

Stopping Global Warming Will Cost $50 Trillion: Morgan Stanley Report

Forbes Green Tech

A new report estimates that $50 trillion of investment is needed in the next three decades

Report: The Case Of The Shifting Snow

CleanTechnica

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Mountain in Sweden loses highest peak title as global warming shrinks it

AGreenLiving

Kebnekaise, the highest mountain peak in Sweden, has fallen victim to global heating. Mountain in Sweden loses highest peak title as global warming shrinks it. Green country environment global heating global-warming- mountains precise-enough- status-as-the sweden

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.

Delta And The World Need Carbon Offsets To Stop Global Warming

Forbes Green Tech

But offsets are actually one of few tools we have to arrest global warming Delta and other airlines have been criticized for relying on carbon offsets to claim they're achieving carbon neutrality.

UN Climate Report Says ‘Destructive’ Global Warming Will Result From Unchecked Emissions

Forbes Green Tech

Annual greenhouse gas emissions show no sign of peaking

Faster global warming may bring much more heat

Eco-Business

Climate scientists are haunted by a global temperature rise 56 million years ago, which could mean much more heat very soon

China’s Belt and Road Initiative could lead to 3°C global warming, report warns

Eco-Business

Without green finance, China's Belt and Road Initiative could lead to catastrophic 3-degree warming, report warns

World can avoid catastrophic global warming with climate solutions in hand today—study

Eco-Business

With the tools available today, the world can go carbon-negative by mid-century while nourishing human populations and restoring healthy ecosystems, a new groundbreaking analysis of climate solutions has found. So why don't we use them

Global Warming is Still Real Even if it is Cold Where You Are

Green Market Oracle

Cold temperatures and snowfalls confuse some people and cause them to question the veracity of global warming. However, climate change is a function of global average temperatures over protracted periods of time. However, one month or one year is not proof of global warming.

Sead Pod offers grassroots solution to air pollution and global warming

AGreenLiving

Sead Pod offers grassroots solution to air pollution and global warming. Gardening should be good for the environment, adding oxygen to the air, nutrients to the soil and filtering water for consumption. But plastic and toxins have become ubiquitous, leaving the home gardener to make intentional choices about which products to use. That’s where Sead Pod comes in, a vertical garden made using sustainable practices and recycled materials.

Why Solar Activity And Cosmic Rays Can’t Explain Global Warming

Forbes Green Tech

The myth that global warming is explained by solar or cosmic activity has resurfaced. An actual climate scientist debunks it

Retooling finance to accelerate the low-carbon transition

Impact Alpha

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Climate change is adversely affecting childrens health worldwide

Inhabitat - Innovation

Unless significant intervention takes place, global warming and climate change will negatively “shape the well-being of an entire generation

Health 219

Could planting 1 trillion trees counteract climate change?

AGreenLiving

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Negative Emission Technologies And Land Use

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) to provide climate and energy research updates. Guest Articles Climate science Emissions Global warming

Volcanoes May Be Slowing Down Climate Change

TIME Ecocentric

Small volcanic eruptions might be part of the reason why the pace of global warming hasn’t kept up with previous predictions, a new study published in Nature Nature Geoscience suggests.

Energy Justice: A Complex But Vital Piece To A Clean Energy Transition

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) to provide climate and energy research updates. The global energy system of the future will look drastically different than it does today. Guest Articles Climate science Global warming

The Role Of Managed Retreat In Adapting To Sea Level Rise

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute to provide climate and energy research updates. Since 1900, sea levels have increased 8 inches on average globally, and by 2100, sea levels will likely rise between 1 and 4 feet (Sweet et al.

Direct Air Capture and Storage

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) to provide climate and energy research updates. Four scenarios to limit global warming to 1.5°C. C by 2100 pushing global temperature over 2°C. Global warming of 1.5

2019 is Another Data Point in the Constellation of Hot Data

Green Market Oracle

The heat records keep adding to the mountain of data points that demonstrate that we are suffering from ever worsening global warming. also saw extremely warm temperatures including states like Ohio and Wisconsin.

LastTissue offers a handkerchief for the modern world

AGreenLiving

According to the company, the paper/pulp industry is the third-largest industrial emitter of global warming gasses. Eco Green a-lockable-flat global-warming- hygiene image lifting-the-lid right silicone united statesLastObject, the company that brought you the reusable cotton swab LastSwab , is now offering consumers a more sustainable option when it comes to blowing their noses.

More Record Breaking Heat

Green Market Oracle

This was the 43rd consecutive year with above average global land and ocean temperatures. The warming trend continues into 2020. Between the 1950s and the early 2000s, the Antarctic Peninsula has warmed 5 degrees F, that is much faster than the rest of the world.

Hal Harvey’s Insights And Updates: Congress Finally Undertaking A More Serious Conversation On Climate Change

Energy Innovation

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Ice rink alternatives and their environmental impact

AGreenLiving

HFCs heighten the greenhouse effect, while carbon dioxide similarly intensifies global warming. Carbon dioxide is a better alternative, though its use still contributes to global warming.

Sea Level Rise: The Past As An Indicator Of The Future

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) to provide climate and energy research updates. During the 20 th century, coincident with global warming of about 0.6°C, Global Warming of 1.5°C:

Hottest September on Record Ends the Hottest Summer on Record

Green Market Oracle

According to Copernicus Climate Change Service, September was not only the hottest month in the 140 years we have kept records, it was also the 417th consecutive month with above-average global temperatures.

Ice melt uncovers five new islands in the Russian Arctic

AGreenLiving

Temperature changes stemming from global warming have adversely affected the Arctic. Eco Green a-new-tab arctic arctic ice melt christian engelmann glacier global-warming- melting glacier news

Climate change heightens Californias drought and wildfire risks

Inhabitat - Innovation

Global warming and climate change are to blame for creating the strong winds and low humidity that are currently turning California into a tinderbox