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America’s Pledge

Great to see how the US is still engaged with the Paris Agreement through America’s Pledge – led by Michael Bloomberg and Jerry Brown.

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Climate Science Special Report

A new report from the US Global Change Research Program describes the impact of climate change, with a particular focus on the United States. ADDITION: Some of the authors wrote about the report in an article in the New York … Continue reading

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Carbon budget graphic

Tackling climate change requires us to think about the challenge with the right concepts. One powerful concept is the notion of a Carbon Budget, and The New York Times has published a great dashboard for this.

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Climate change has made Hurricane Harvey more deadly

As Dr. Michael Mann describes, we shouldn’t think about climate change causing Hurricane Harvey. Instead, a convincing scientific argument can be made that climate change has made Hurricane Harvey more deadly. SEP 3 UPDATE – I like recent articles by Nicholas Kristof … Continue reading

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How likely will the Paris target be achieved?

A sobering analysis from a study published yesterday in Nature suggests that there is only a 5% chance of achieving the Paris Climate goal of keeping the global temperature rise to within 2 degrees.

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Removing Greenhouse Gases

There is important work being done by the ANU to address how greenhouse gases might best be removed from the atmosphere to prevent dangerous climate change.

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2020: The Climate Turning Point

The Potsdam Institute have released a paper describing why emissions need to peak by 2020 to meet the Paris temperature limit of ‘well below 2 degrees’.      

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We Are Still In Paris Agreement

Great to see that there is so much commitment within the US to the Paris Agreement, despite the temporary lack of leadership from the federal government.

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Tesla Solar Roof Calculator

Tesla have provided more details of their solar roof. One aspect I really like is the way that a Tesla solar roof is made up of a mix of solar tiles and non-solar tiles. They look exactly the same as … Continue reading

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