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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…

Act together to fight climate change – Opinion – Chinadaily.com.cn – China Daily

JIN DING/CHINA DAILY As the chair of the COP 27 Group of 77 and China (i.e. developing countries), it was my responsibility to bring together the countries of the world to finally make realistic and significant steps to address the…

Is liberal governance unable to deal with global threats? – The Conversation

The translated version of the original article in French has been updated to include the authors’ comments on COP27. Since the Rio de Janeiro Declaration of 1992, government representatives have flocked to one Conferences of the Parties (COP) after the…

Gov’t urged to step up alliance, empower communities vs global warming – Manila Bulletin

The national government should strengthen its partnership with as many sectors of the society in adopting a risk-management approach dealing with disasters and in incorporating sustainability measures in corporations’ business models, environment and sustainability experts said. In a conference organized…

Global warming affects property market – Financial Mirror

One of the last print editions of the Economist had the title ‘Say goodbye to 1.5° C’, which refers to the goal of limiting the increase in the planet’s average temperature to 1.5 degrees Celsius. The article provided an extensive…

Biden Putting Your Pensions, 401(k)s At Risk With New ESG Rule

The Biden regulatory machine doesn’t rest, even in Thanksgiving week. On Tuesday the Labor Department finalized a rule that empowers retirement plan sponsors to invest based on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors and put your 401(k) to progressive political…

Dimming the Sun to Cool the Planet Is a Desperate Idea, Yet We’re Inching Toward It – The New Yorker

If we decide to “solar geoengineer” the Earth—to spray highly reflective particles of a material, such as sulfur, into the stratosphere in order to deflect sunlight and so cool the planet—it will be the second most expansive project that humans…

UN panel slams ‘greenwashing’ by banks, companies on climate change – People’s World

Environmental activists of Greenpeace and the “Koala Kollektiv” protest against the European Union greenwashing under the Euro sculpture in Frankfurt, Germany, Jan. 11, 2022. | Michael Probst / AP NEW YORK—The next time you see an oil company ad touting…

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