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Australian Climate Change Minister Chris Bowen delivers first annual climate statement in 2022

The Annual climate change statement to Federal Parliament was delivered on the 1st December by Chris Bowen, the Minister for Climate change and Energy. It is the first annual statement as mandated under the Climate Act (2022). The speech outlines…

How we can keep global warming below the 1.5 degrees Celsius goal – The Washington Post

Keeping warming this low will help save the world’s coral reefs, preserve the Arctic’s protective sea ice layer and could avoid further destabilizing Antarctica and Greenland, staving off dramatic sea level rise. But with the world having already warmed by…

Study shows the world could be on track to mitigate global warming – ESI Africa

Plausible pathways still exist to get on track for well below two degrees Celsius of global warming, if governments and companies take determined action to transition to low-carbon energy technologies, according to the 2022 New Energy Outlook. The report by…

Scientists say global warming beyond 1.5 degrees likely – Helsinki Times

According to new research led by scientists at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, the University of Maryland, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, nations can reduce the amount of time spent in a warmer world by making…

Global Warming Will Almost Certainly Exceed the Paris Agreement’s 1.5-Degree Celsius Target – Nature World News

The world’s current climate pledges are insufficient to keep the 2015 Paris Agreement’s goal firmly within reach. The 1.5-degree Celsius limit will almost certainly be exceeded. According to new research led by scientists at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest…

Ratcheting of climate pledges needed to limit peak global warming – Nature.com

The Global Change Analysis Model GCAM is an open-source model developed and maintained at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Joint Global Change Research Institute. In this study, we use the version of the GCAM (v.5.3) used in ref. 5 and…

What are ’emissions?’ What is ‘net zero?’ Here are the climate change terms you should know – CNN

Editor’s Note: This glossary has been adapted from a version originally published in October 2021. CNN  —  The whole world seems to be talking about the climate crisis, thanks to months of wild weather and new science showing that we…

Growth in Carbon Capture Projects This Year is Dramatic, Showing Global Determination to Cut Emissions

The number of carbon capture and storage projects in the pipeline is exploding, thanks to worldwide efforts to cut emissions. A new report from the Global CCS Institute, which studies carbon capture and storage-(CCS), shows an impressive growth of 44 percent over the past 12 months. The CEO of the climate change think tank, Jarad […]

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Protecting forests on the front line of the climate-change battle – Modern Diplomacy

By  SANDRINE CEURSTEMONT Forests help counter global warming, but they are also threatened by it. Many tree species struggled this past summer as much of Europe was hit by heat waves and a severe drought – thought to be the worst…

The impact of 1.5 °C and 2.0 °C global warming on global maize production and trade | Scientific Reports – Nature.com

Angélil, O. et al. An independent assessment of anthropogenic attribution statements for recent extreme temperature and rainfall events. J. Clim. 30(1), 5–16 (2017). ADS  Google Scholar  Rosenzweig, C. et al. Coordinating AgMIP data and models across global and regional scales…

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