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Electric cars powered by tidal energy are driving Scotland toward net-zero emissions

Electric cars powered by tidal energy are driving Scotland toward net-zero emissions -Cars on the island of Yell, located in the Shetland Islands in Scotland, can now be entirely fuelled by Nova Innovation’s tidal turbines. -Unlike wind turbines, tidal t...

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Climate change and displacement

Climate change and displacement How conflict and climate change form a toxic combination that drives people from their homes. They murdered his father, torched his neighbourhood and sent him running for his life. Rounding up as many family members as he could ...

Students for Environmental Concerns host Earth Week

Students for Environmental Concerns host Earth Week From April 17 to April 23, Students for Environmental Concerns will be hosting an annual Earth Week as part of the larger Earth Month observance on campus. Each day during this week will include either an in-...

There Are No Borders in a Climate Crisis

There Are No Borders in a Climate Crisis Greenhouse gases will still sail right across even the biggest, most beautiful wall. The “crisis” at the border is dominating the news, and, as my colleague Jonathan Blitzer has written, the immediate focus is on th...

10 Million Climate Refugees in Past Six Months: Red Cross Calls for Urgent International Help

10 Million Climate Refugees in Past Six Months: Red Cross Calls for Urgent International Help The world’s largest humanitarian network warned Wednesday that urgent international action is needed to address the rising risk of climate-related displacement,...

It’s Time to Recognize Climate Refugees

It’s Time to Recognize Climate Refugees Through a flurry of executive action and appointments in his first 100 days, President Biden is restoring U.S. leadership on both climate change and refugee resettlement. Addressing climate change today will save lives...

China’s bitcoin mining is threatening its climate change targets, study says

China’s bitcoin mining is threatening its climate change targets, study says China could end up exceeding its emissions reduction targets as a result of carbon-intensive bitcoin mining, according to a study published this week. Some 75% of the world’s bitc...

Bihar awaits new action plan on climate change

Bihar awaits new action plan on climate change The state government may have allocated huge amount for ‘Jal Jivan Haryali’ scheme, however, it is going too slow to frame a comprehensive action plan to deal with the issues of climate change and its devastat...

Carbon dioxide levels are higher than they’ve been at any point in the last 3.6 million years

Carbon dioxide levels are higher than they’ve been at any point in the last 3.6 million years Carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane levels in the atmosphere continued to rise in 2020, with CO2 level reaching their highest point in 3.6 million years, according...

Study calls for urgent climate change action to secure global food supply

Study calls for urgent climate change action to secure global food supply New Curtin University-led research has found climate change will have a substantial impact on global food production and health if no action is taken by consumers, food industries, gover...

Climate change is forcing marine life to flee the equator for cooler waters

Climate change is forcing marine life to flee the equator for cooler waters History shows this could trigger a mass extinction event. The tropical water at the equator is renowned for having the richest diversity of marine life on Earth, with vibrant coral ree...

RESCCUE – RESilience to cope with Climate Change in Urban arEas – a multisectorial approach focusing on water

RESCCUE – RESilience to cope with Climate Change in Urban arEas – a multisectorial approach focusing on water Building urban resilience to climate change Cities are expected to bear the brunt of climate change and face increases in the intensity an...

Climate change is a major threat to stability, spy agencies say

Climate change is a major threat to stability, spy agencies say Climate change will lead to a less secure, more crisis-prone world that will strain global institutions, according to a major national security assessment released Thursday. Driving the news: The ...

Op-Ed: How to save beaches and coastlines from climate change disasters

Op-Ed: How to save beaches and coastlines from climate change disasters The frequency of natural disasters has soared in recent decades. Total damage topped $210 billion worldwide in 2020. With climate change, the costs attributed to coastal storms will increa...

Prince William urges investment in nature to protect planet and combat climate change

Prince William urges investment in nature to protect planet and combat climate change Britain’s Prince William has underscored the importance of investing in nature to tackle climate change and protect our planet, becoming the latest high profile public figu...

Climate change will hit ‘endemic’ plants and animals the hardest, study warns

Climate change will hit ‘endemic’ plants and animals the hardest, study warns Plants and animals that only live in one region – known as “endemic” species – are expected to be “consistently more adversely impacted” by climate change than their ...

Over a third of the Antarctic ice shelf is at risk of collapsing as Earth continues to warm.

Over a third of the Antarctic ice shelf is at risk of collapsing as Earth continues to warm. In a new study, scientists at the University of Reading have found that as climate change continues, if Earth’s global temperature rises to 7.2 degrees Fahrenhei...

Are you one in a million?

Are you one in a million? Around the world, people like you are rising up in massive rallies, demanding action to protect their future. A recent landmark study showed that when movements grow to 3.5 per cent of a population, they reach a tipping point where sy...

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Saskatoon youth-led non-profit begins turning plastic bottles into 3D printer material

Saskatoon youth-led non-profit begins turning plastic bottles into 3D printer material High school students to provide free raw material to schools using the technology Two Saskatoon high-school students have started a non-profit that is turning is turning pla...

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