Leaving the EU ‘will make it harder for UK to tackle climate change’

Guardian: Brexit will make it harder for Britain to play its role in tackling climate change, the UK energy and climate secretary has said. [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Brexit hot air causes climate problems

Climate News Network: The shock waves felt round the world at the UK’s decision in a referendum to leave the European Union will have unexpected [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

A Third Of California’s Deep Groundwater Aquifers Are Being Used For Oil And Gas

ThinkProgress: California has a lot more usable groundwater than previously thought – but that water might already be in danger from oil and gas extraction [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Repeat Oil Spills Turning Peruvian Amazon into ‘Sacrifice Zone’ for Big Oil

Common Dreams: Less than six months after two horrific oil spills in the Peruvian Amazon devastated Indigenous communities and the local ecosystem, yet another spill [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

As Extreme Weather Sweeps Across U.S., Is New Democratic Platform on Climate Change Too Weak?

Democracy Now: Extreme weather is sweeping across the United States, from scorching heat in the Southwest to uncontrollable wildfires in California, to deadly flooding in [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

North American Leaders to Discuss Climate Change in Canada

Voice of America: Climate change will be a priority during President Barack Obama’s discussions in Canada Wednesday as he attends a North American Leaders’ Summit [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

‘Devastated’: scientists too late to captive breed mammal lost to climate change

Guardian: The Bramble Cay melomys has become more famous in extinction than it ever was in life. A mouse-like rodent, the melomys amazingly survived on [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Climate change ‘most serious’ environmental issue for New Zealand – report

Stuff: Climate change is a global problem. Urban areas are key to reducing carbon emissions, says an environmental report.
Climate change is the most serious environmental [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Murders, violence on rise as parched central India battles for water

Reuters: Imrat Namdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbors in Chhatarpur district, in the drought-hit Indian region of Bundelkhand. Both relied on the [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Australia: Tragic lack of leadership put red hot climate change out in the cold

Guardian: If ever there was going to be a climate change election, surely this was going to be it.
As May came and the election date [...]

Read the original post by miscellaneous

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Switch to our mobile site