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How to improve energy efficiency of historically significant buildings

(University of Gothenburg) How can historic buildings become more energy efficient while conserving their heritage values? A doctoral thesis provides the answer by presenting a new method for combining climate goals and heritage values in historic buildings stocks.

Climate change leads to unprecedented Rocky Mountain wildfires – EurekAlert

IMAGE: The Mullen fire looms near a property in Centennial, Wyo., last fall. Bryan Shuman, a professor in UW’s Department of Geology and Geophysics, was a main co-author of a paper,… view more  Credit: Jason Shogren June 14, 2021 – Last…

Global Warming: A growing concern to all of us – Rising Kashmir

Global warming will impact life on Earth in many ways, but the extent of the change is largely up to us   DAR ZAHID HUSSAIN Global warming is the unusually rapid increase in Earth’s average surface temperature over the past…

Bankers, Insurers, And Activists Assaulting Our Freedoms

Oil giant ExxonMobil’s 12-member board of directors reportedly has two new members who are climate activists backed by investor “Engine 1.” Under the headline, “Shareholders tell Exxon to eat sh*t,” G/O Media and Earther “reporter” Molly Taft gleefully ends paragraph…

Steven Klafka: Airport expansion fuels global warming | Opinion | madison.com – Madison.com

Dear Editor: It was ironic news that Madison had secured the nation’s first electric fire engine while at the same time the county airport announced its $85 million expansion. We hope the fire engine will help us reduce greenhouse gas…

Biden in Europe: Live Updates of President’s First Overseas Trip – The New York Times

Here’s what you need to know: President Biden boarding Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews, Md., on Wednesday.Credit…Doug Mills/The New York Times President Biden, in his first trip abroad since taking office, arrives in Europe today with a daunting…

In Climate Science, There Are ‘Lies, Damned Lies And Statistics’

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics,” a quote which Mark Twain in his Autobiography attributed to Benjamin Disraeli—though it more likely derives from the obiter dicta of the First Earl of Balfour. We all know—or…

Climate change is making ocean waves more powerful, threatening to erode many coastlines – The Conversation AU

Sea level rise isn’t the only way climate change will devastate the coast. Our research, published today, found it is also making waves more powerful, particularly in the Southern Hemisphere. We plotted the trajectory of these stronger waves and found…

Green Obsession: NYTimes Tells Homebuyers To Add ‘Climate Hazards’ To Checklist

The New York Times told home-buyers to infuse eco-extremism into their decision-making when buying their homes. The latest climate drivel for The Times was headlined, “Add ‘Climate Hazards’ to Your Home-Buyer’s Checklist.” The lede paragraph reeked of agitprop: “As global…

Climate Change Could Batter World’s Wealthiest Economies Twice As Badly As Covid, Oxfam Says – Forbes

Topline The world’s seven richest countries are in danger of losing nearly $5 trillion a year within the next three decades over the catastrophic results of climate change, British charity Oxfam said Monday, a loss double that of the damage…