May 30th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A team of researchers from Stanford University have determined that failure to meet climate mitigation goals set out in the Paris Climate Agreement could cost the planet trillions over the next century, highlighting less the climate and environmental benefits of achieving these targets but more the economic risks attendant with ignoring these targets.
May 22nd, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
Around the world, cities endeavor to cut greenhouse gas emissions, while adapting to the threats – and opportunities – presented by climate change. It’s no easy task, but the first step is to make a plan outlining how to meet the targets set out in the Paris Agreement, and help limit the world’s mean temperature rise to less than two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels
September 13th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The world's six largest multilateral development banks continued their commitment to tackling climate change in 2016, committing $27.4 billion in climate financing in developing countries and emerging economies.
August 31st, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
The official climate talks of the UN’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform (ADP) restarted in Bonn, Germany, [&hellip
July 27th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
Late on Friday, July 24, Algerian diplomat Ahmed Djoghlaf and US envoy Daniel Reifsnyder, who co-chair the group that will [&hellip
February 20th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
Thanks to protracted temblors in the US (and some other English-speaking nations) over the role of fossil fuels in generating [&hellip
January 19th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
What if we could cut city energy use by about one-fourth, from 730 EJ to 540 EJ, in 2050? The alternative is [&hellip