June 17, 2019

Ireland: Decouple Carbon Emissions From Economic Growth

With 180 recommended actions Ireland sets its sights on becoming a growing economy with net-zero carbon emissions by 2050

Australia: Elections Matter

Once voters opted to keep Australian conservatives in power, the government approved construction of a fiercely-contested coal mine

June 14, 2019

Facing The Future: What NYC Can Learn From San Francisco

San Francisco's search for lost waterways can help this coastal city boost its defenses against climate chaos

Interactive Urban Flooding Map

An on-line map that shows areas vulnerable to floods in Charleston, South Carolina + allows resident input

Putting Building Energy Info To Work

Toronto's got building energy use data, here's a guide for the commercial building market to put it to work

June 12, 2019

The Weird Weather Forecast

Under The Sea: Living Things In Hot Water

As rising temperatures heat up the oceans, 17% of marine life could die off by 2100, life on Earth won't be the same

Making Queens More Climate Secure

Here's a plan, which engaged a comprehensive community engagement process, for making the diverse Corona, Jackson Heights + East Elmhurst neighborhoods more climate resilient

Dire Financial Risks Of Climate Disruption

Climate disruption impacts could harm the economy as much as the mortgage meltdown of 2008, US financial system regulator warns

June 11, 2019

Renewing Rikers With Renewables

Closing NYC's Rikers Island jail is an opportunity to open a large-scale solar power array, Councilmember Constantinides leads the way

Congressional Testimony: 8 Takeaways On Economic Impacts Of Climate Change

Public Policy Professor Solomon Hsiang tells the Congressional budget committee, "Because we now understand that human actions are affecting the climate of the United States, it is in the nation’s best economic interest that we consider whether our actions increase or decrease the value of this national asset."

Don't Forget - 2018 Fossil-Fueled Pollution Soared

In 2018, emissions from fossil fuel burning increased at the fastest rate in 7 years, expect confirmation of this preliminary analysis soon

New Delhi: 48 Degrees C, 118.4 Degrees F

June 10, 2019

CT: Onboard With Offshore Wind

The latest east coast state to get into offshore wind power is Connecticut, which will buy up to 30% of its electricity from this renewable energy source

Philly Plugs Into The Electric Bus

25 electric buses will hit the streets of Philadelphia this week