Not The Weather Report
Climate change news for Sunday 15th of April 2018
"States in the Chesapeake Bay watershed have agreed to write plans later this year that will acknowledge the extent to which climate change will require significantly more work in the future to clean up the Chesapeake Bay"
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"The exclusive nature of [the current adaptation regime] focus biases against and delays decisions to take more discontinuous, yet proactive, actions to adapt–e.g., relocation and aggressive individual protection investments"
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"As global governments clash over the level of ambition the shipping industry should incorporate... the green economy continues to push forward a host of innovations which promise to cut the carbon impact of seafaring vessels"
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"Coal is not just made of carbon. It also contains other elements, one of which is hydrogen. But to get a lot of hydrogen, the coal needs to be “gasified” rather than burned, creating compounds that can then be reacted with water..."
"Danish pension fund PKA, with some $46 billion under asset management, said on Thursday it has excluded 35 oil and gas companies from its investment portfolio over failure to live up to the goals of the Paris climate agreement"
Article #1 photo by: Pixabay: http://www.climatechangenews.com/
Article #2 photo by: Josh Stevens (NASA Earth Observatory): https://www.climate.gov/
Article #3 photo by: David Wright: https://www.businessgreen.com/
Article #5 photo by: By Erin Magee/DFAT, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=32164562
Article #7 photo by: Norsepower: https://www.businessgreen.com/
Article #9 photo by: International Food Policy Research Institute: https://www.bloomberg.com/
Article #10 photo by: Dee Wainwright / Flickr
Article #11 photo by: J Allen: https://theconversation.com/
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