Corporations That Fail To Reduce Carbon Will Face Stock Depreciation & Devaluation

By Staff, Sciencedaily.com -

The researchers further determined that the failure of companies within the emission-intensive sector to take carbon reduction actions could start negatively impacting the general stock market in [...]

Climate Emissions From Gulf Coast’s New Petrochemical, Oil And Gas Projects Same As 29 New Coal Power Plants

In the last six years, officials in Texas and Louisiana issued permits allowing 74 petrochemical, oil, and gas projects to pump as much climate-warming pollution into the atmosphere as running 29 [...]

Peak Carbon Emissions By 2020, Or Else!

By Robert Hunziker, Counterpunch.org -

That’s the message from the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), which has come out from under the shadows of Paris 2015 swinging like a heavyweight champion boxer, and in fact [...]

Capturing CO2 From Air: To Keep Global Warming Under 1.5°C, Emissions Must Go Negative, IPCC Says

By Sabrina Shankman, Insideclimatenews.org -

The UN's latest global warming report made it clear that if the world is to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, society urgently needs to move away from fossil fuels completely. But to [...]

IPCC: Radical Energy Transformation Needed To Avoid 1.5 Degrees Global Warming

By Bob Berwyn, Insideclimatenews.org -

Without a radical transformation of energy, transportation and agriculture systems, the world will hurtle past the 1.5 degree Celsius target of the Paris climate agreement by the middle of the [...]

City-Level Action Is The Right Way To Tackle Emissions

By Staff, M.phys.org -

Countries seeking to meet Paris Agreement targets on CO2 emissions must get a grip on the amount of pollution produced at city level, according to researchers at the University of East Anglia [...]

Can We Stop FERC From Rushing Us Toward Climate Catastrophe?

By Dennis Higgins, Truthout.org -

It could be argued that, outside of the companies involved in the actual extraction, transmission and sale of fossil fuels, no group of people on Earth can take as much responsibility for our [...]

17 States Sue EPA Over Auto Emissions Standards Rollback

By Nicholas Kusnetz, Insideclimatenews.org -

A coalition of 17 states and the District of Columbia sued the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday, asking a federal court to block a Trump administration attempt to weaken automobile [...]

America’s Biggest Beef Eaters Responsible For Large Chunk Of Climate Emissions

By Georgina Gustin, Insideclimatenews.org -

The biggest eaters of burgers, steaks and ribs contribute the largest hunk of diet-related greenhouse gas emissions in the United States, according to a new study that examined individual eating [...]

“Do We Really Need to Fly?”: Meet Climate Scientists Walking Their Talk

By Dahr Jamail, Truthout.org -

Last December, atmospheric scientist Peter Kalmus ruffled some feathers when he called out 25,000 of his colleagues for flying to the American Geophysical Union's Fall Meeting. Being acutely [...]

Fossil Fuel Emissions Set To Hit All-Time High In 2017

By Alexander C. Kaufman, huffingtonpost.com -

By Alexander C. Kaufman for The Huffington Post - Global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels are surging again after staying flat for three years, climate scientists reported on Monday, a [...]