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Guest editorial: World leaders still failing to fully address a worsening climate – Ventura County Star

“Blah, blah, blah.” So goes Greta Thunberg’s dismissal of the politicians’ promises early on at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland. Fair enough — when you’ve immersed yourself in the details and complexities of the global heating crisis, it remains crystal…

Dear ‘The Economist’, climate change is a global predicament – Livemint

Later we are told how vested interests that include millions like Mihir “whose lives are mixed up in fossil fuels purely through force of circumstance” are likely to slow down the process of cutting down carbon emissions. In its weekly…

Build Back Better And The Coming Onslaught Of ‘Greenflation’

After months of telling American consumers that the inflation before their eyes was transitory or just a high-class problem, the Biden administration has finally conceded that prices are indeed on the rise. Unfortunately, the renewable energy provisions within the president’s ‘Build Back Better’ reconciliation…

Govt. Report: World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Grossly ‘Unprofitable’

A new report commissioned by the Norwegian government contradicts Boris Johnson’s recent claim in Parliament that offshore wind costs have fallen by 70% in a decade. It confirms that the UK’s newest offshore wind farms remain high-cost operations. Indeed, the academics who produced…

Group Editorial: Readers share their take on climate change in the Poconos – Pocono Record

A few weeks ago, we asked you, our readers, if you thought climate change was having an impact on the Pocono Mountains region’s weather. Here’s how you responded. Interested in participating in our next prompt? Click here to learn more. …

Inspired to Save Their Arctic Home, Northernmost First Nation Installs 300KW Solar Station: “We Can Make it Work Anywhere”

Ontario’s northernmost First Nation has switched on a 300 kilowatt solar power station, freeing them from the burden of flying diesel by charter plane 500 miles up the Canadian coastline. The station will generate money, power, and jobs for the community of Fort Severn, and reduce their consumption of fuel for both electricity and fuel […]

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COP26: Wind industry faces ‘mountain to climb’ to fight global warming – Windpower Monthly

The world’s fight to slow down the warming of our planet and combat the worst effects of climate change will force countries to redouble their efforts to roll out wind power at even greater speed, industry experts said following the…

El pueblo francés olvidado por la cumbre del clima

MONTARGIS, Francia — Solo 120 kilómetros separan a esta ciudad provincial de París, pero mientras en la capital se habla de una revolución de la energía renovable, aquí se dice que eso le cuesta demasiado a la gente. “Queremos ir…

In France, the People COP26 Forgot Seethe Over Rising Energy Prices

MONTARGIS, France — Just 75 miles separate this provincial town from Paris, but if the capital is all about a renewable energy revolution, the talk here is of how it costs people way too much. “We want to go too…

6 charts that show what climate change is doing to our planet – New Scientist

Scientific instruments in space today can monitor hurricane strength, sea level rise, ice sheet loss and much more. Christina Koch/NASA With the United Nations’ climate conference in Scotland turning a spotlight on climate change policies and the impact of global…

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