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Why is Climate Finance a Focus Area for Nepal? – Myrepublica

The Himalayas are warming at 0.3-0.7°C faster than the global average due to a situation called ‘Elevation Dependent Warming’. At the current course, the mountains will lose two-thirds of permanent ice. A major portion of the Himalayas lies in Nepal which…

COP27: Polluters must pay for climate change, poor nations tell rich – Reuters

Summary Companies Island nations call for global carbon tax ‘While they are profiting, the planet is burning’ Fears grow for jailed hunger striker in Egypt SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 8 (Reuters) – Leaders from poor countries criticized wealthy governments and…

Global Warming || Climate Change: Imperialism and Hypocrisy – International Socialist

It seems that no matter the scale of the social crisis, there is always money for war. Less than a year after COP26, the Trudeau government is boosting military spending, including $19 billion on new fighter jets. These 88 F-35…

Opinion | Climate Change Is Real. Markets, Not Governments, Offer the Cure. – The New York Times

Opinion A trip there changed mymind about climatechange while reinforcingmy belief that markets,not government, providethe cure. A trip there changed mymind about climatechange while reinforcingmy belief that markets,not government, providethe cure. ILULISSAT, Greenland — On a clear day in August,…

By David Wallace-Wells – The New York Times

You can never really see the future, only imagine it, then try to make sense of the new world when it arrives. Just a few years ago, climate projections for this century looked quite apocalyptic, with most scientists warning that…

Climate change: possible macroeconomic implications – Bank of England

By Marilena Angeli, Cassandra Archer, Sandra Batten, Ambrogio Cesa-Bianchi, Lucio D’Aguanno, Alex Haberis, Theresa Löber, Sarah Maxwell, Rana Sajedi, Michelle van der Merwe, Boromeus Wanengkirtyo and Chris Young from the Bank’s Climate Hub, International Directorate, Monetary Analysis Directorate and Research…

Letter: Vote for candidates who will act on climate change – Bangor Daily News

Letters submitted by BDN readers are verified by BDN Opinion Page staff. Send your letters to letters@bangordailynews.com. No one enjoys hearing that climate change will lead to apocalyptic consequences and that we face existential threats to our way of life. After…

‘Father of global warming’ advocates for carbon fee and nuclear energy – The Observer – Observer Online

James Hansen, a renowned climate change scholar and environmental activist, spoke Thursday evening at Indiana University South Bend (IUSB) for the annual Bender Lecture, urging young people to take action to combat climate change.  Henry Scott, chair of IUSB’s physics…

Book review of “The Petroleum Papers: Inside the Far-Right conspiracy to Cover Up Climate Change” by Geoff Dembicki – The Washington Post

Listen 7 min Comment on this story Comment Gift Article In November 1959 Edward Teller, “the father of the hydrogen bomb,” told a group of oil company executives and scientists gathered at Columbia University that continued burning of fossil fuels…

Florida’s GOP Leaders Opposed Climate Aid. Now They’re Depending on It. – The New York Times

Hurricane Ian’s wrath made clear that Florida faces some of the most severe consequences of climate change anywhere in the country. But the state’s top elected leaders opposed the most significant climate legislation to pass Congress — laws to help…

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