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Feeling the heat: external pressure and Japan’s commitment to carbon neutrality

Feeling the heat: external pressure and Japan’s commitment to carbon neutrality Earth Day in 2021 marked a US return to the Paris Agreement by President Joe Biden’s administration, soon after his inauguration in January 2021 The return signals a reversal o...

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Asia-Pacific, the Gigantic Domino of Climate Change

Asia-Pacific, the Gigantic Domino of Climate Change Forget the poetic flap of a butterfly’s wings in Beijing causing rain in Central Park. Climate issues in Asia-Pacific are measured in superlatives. The world’s biggest population. Two of the three largest...

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Climate Change and Melting Glaciers Have Widely Varied Impacts on Asian Water Supplies

Climate Change and Melting Glaciers Have Widely Varied Impacts on Asian Water Supplies Climate change is causing mountain snow to melt more rapidly and glaciers to shrink, but this is making a widely varied impact on water supplies in Asia, a new paper by PSI ...

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Germany’s Upcoming Ballot Is a Climate Election

Germany’s Upcoming Ballot Is a Climate Election (Bloomberg) —After 16 years under the leadership of Angela Merkel, Germany votes for a new chancellor at the end of September. The post-Covid economic recovery and immigration are all on the ballot. But t...

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Yle fact-checks statements by politicians on immigration, climate change

Yle fact-checks statements by politicians on immigration, climate change Members of the public asked Yle to check statements made by political leaders in the run up to June’s local elections. Yle has received dozens of requests from members of the public...

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Why Canada needs to think about accepting climate change refugees

Why Canada needs to think about accepting climate change refugees As countries around the world wrestle with the growing impacts of global warming — including fires, droughts and rising sea levels — there’s one that critics say Canada is failing to p...

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As More Climate Migrants Cross Borders Seeking Refuge, Laws Will Need to Adapt

As More Climate Migrants Cross Borders Seeking Refuge, Laws Will Need to Adapt Climate migrants don’t fit neatly into the legal definitions of refugee or migrant, and that can leave them in limbo. The Biden administration is debating how to identify and help...

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Despite Worsening Climate Change, Clean Energy Technology is Emerging

Despite Worsening Climate Change, Clean Energy Technology is Emerging The comprehensive discussion at the forthcoming Conference of the Parties (COP26) in November will probably focus on how the world has deviated from the track to fulfill the Paris Agreement...

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Climate change protesters in Vancouver block intersection, call for end to old-growth logging

Climate change protesters in Vancouver block intersection, call for end to old-growth logging Extinction Rebellion demonstrators occupied Broadway at Cambie for about 3 hours About 60 protesters from the climate activist group Extinction Rebellion marched from...

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Bill Gates: Stop shutting down nuclear reactors and build new nuclear power plants to fight climate change

Bill Gates: Stop shutting down nuclear reactors and build new nuclear power plants to fight climate change As some nuclear power companies continue to shut down nuclear reactors for reasons ranging from economic woes to safety concerns, Bill Gates is bullish o...

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Pandemic parallels climate change

Pandemic parallels climate change I never understood climate change denial until COVID-19 hit. As COVID-19 began to spread in early 2020, I was skeptical. The early news reports seemed conclusive. The reactions of governments seemed drastic. And I didn’t wan...

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Investors holding $41 trillion demand action on climate ? now

Investors holding $41 trillion demand action on climate — now New York (CNN Business)Investors managing more than $41 trillion in assets are loudly calling on world leaders to immediately step up their climate game if they don’t want to miss out on a w...

Climate Change in American S?moa: Indicators & Considerations for Key Sectors

Climate Change in American Sāmoa: Indicators & Considerations for Key Sectors Human health risks, stronger cyclones, coral reef death, and coastal flooding are among the major challenges detailed in a new report on climate change in American Sāmoa. Threa...

Climate Change Has Central Americans Fleeing to the U.S.

Climate Change Has Central Americans Fleeing to the U.S. Close to one-third of the population of the Northern Triangle is experiencing crisis levels of food insecurity. José Mario Antonio Milla can remember a time when he could count on the rain. In La Laguna...

Climate policy models need to get real about people ? here’s how

Climate policy models need to get real about people — here’s how To predict how society and political systems might actually respond to warming, upgrade integrated assessment models. Political support for decarbonizing the global economy is at an all-time ...

Michigan apple growers see threat of climate change crisis through spread of fire blight

Michigan apple growers see threat of climate change crisis through spread of fire blight – Fire blight is a bacterial pathogen that spreads easily during blooming season – Threat looms larger as climate crisis brings longer, warmer and rainier spri...

As leaders gather for G-7, a key question: Will rich countries help poor ones grapple with climate change?

As leaders gather for G-7, a key question: Will rich countries help poor ones grapple with climate change? “This is a matter of urgency and trust,” says the U.N. secretary general, calling the meeting a “pivotal” moment From his home in Bhutan’s capi...

Analysis: Climate change: Central banks’ new inflation puzzle

Analysis: Climate change: Central banks’ new inflation puzzle For Bank of England chief Andrew Bailey, tackling climate change carries inflation risks if you do too little, too late. For Larry Fink, head of investment giant BlackRock (BLK.N), the risk is if ...

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World Ocean Day 2021: This is how climate change may alter 10 of the world’s natural wonders

World Ocean Day 2021: This is how climate change may alter 10 of the world’s natural wonders Dryer climates, stronger storms and rising sea levels could destroy the sites. Natural wonders around the world may be altered forever — or even cease to e...

Carlos Torres Vila: “Banks are moving fast to tackle climate change”

Carlos Torres Vila: “Banks are moving fast to tackle climate change” The BBVA Chairman believes that 2020 has been a turning point in the drive for sustainability. He explained that climate change and decarbonisation represent not only a risk but a...

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