Not The Weather Report
Climate change news for Tuesday 10th of April 2018
"Progress to deploy solar engineering, experimental technology designed to protect the world against the impact of the changing climate, must pause, a former United Nations climate expert says, arguing that governments need to create “effective guardrails” against any unforeseen risks"
"Solar power is continuing to surge ahead as the world's emerging energy technology, according to a United Nations report that found global spending on solar was higher than any other energy source in 2017"
*Photo credit: see #5 below
"A long‐term increase in flowering activity may persist in some growth forms until checked by nutrient limitation or by climate change through rising temperatures, increasing drought frequency and/or increasing cloudiness"
*Photo credit: see #7 below
Article #2 photo by: Getty Images: Xinzheng: http://www.abc.net.au/
Article #3 photo by: Hiroko Tanaka/Alamy Stock Photo: https://www.carbonbrief.org/l
Article #5 photo by: Principle Power Inc: https://www.opb.org/
Article #7 photo by: Armando Franca/AP: https://www.npr.org/
Article #9 photo by: LM Wind Power: http://www.bbc.com/
Article #11 photo by: By Hayden - Oil Palm Concession, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10501583
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