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December 8, 2019: Industry groups call for ban on HFC-134a refrigerant in car air-conditioning, already banned in the EU and USAustralia is at risk of becoming a dumping ground for cars pre-charged with a greenhouse gas 1,400 times more potent than carbon dioxide, industry groups warn.The culprit is refrigerant used in car air-condit...
December 4, 2019: The European Union (EU) said in a report on Wednesday that it will probably miss its target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.The European Environment Agency said that the goal of cutting emissions by 40 percent of 1990 levels by...
December 4, 2019: MOVING....TO COURT? A top House Democrat on Wednesday warned the Trump administration that a decision to relocate Bureau of Land Management (BLM) staffers from Washington would decrease diversity and likely open the agency to discrimination lawsuits...
November 29, 2019: “What’s important in governing a big and diverse country is treating everyone the same,” Adam Waterous, Managing Partner and CEO of the Waterous Energy Fund said. “One of the challenges in climate change politics is that according to Western Canada not everyone is receiving the same treatment.”
November 26, 2019: Carbon dioxide levels reached 407.8 parts per million in 2018 — up from 405.5 parts per million in 2017
November 26, 2019: The World Meteorological Organization says the levels of warming gases continue to reach new highs.
November 26, 2019: Countries agreed to rein in emissions in an effort to avert climate catastrophes. They've failed, according to the latest United Nations report.
November 26, 2019: Global emissions must fall by 7.6% a year for next decade to avoid crisis, report saysCountries must make an unprecedented effort to cut their levels of greenhouse gases in the next decade to avoid climate chaos, the UN has warned, as it emerged that emissions hit a new high last year.Carbon dioxide emissions in 201...
November 25, 2019: Head of World Meteorological Organization says ‘no sign of a slowdown, let alone a decline’The concentration of climate-heating greenhouse gases has hit a record high, according to a report from the UN’s World Meteorological Organization.The jumps in the key gases measured in 2018 were all above the average fo...
November 25, 2019: The levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere once again reached record levels in 2018, the World Meteorological Organization said in a new analysis Monday.
November 25, 2019: Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new record in 2018, exceeding the average yearly increase of the last decade and reinforcing increasingly damaging weather patterns, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Monday.
November 25, 2019: Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new record in 2018, exceeding the average yearly increase of the last decade and reinforcing increasingly damaging weather patterns, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Monday.
November 25, 2019: The levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere once again reached record levels in 2018, the World Meteorological Organization said in a new analysis Monday.
November 25, 2019: Levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached record highs in 2018, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said in a report released Monday.The Guardian reports the findings from the United Nations agency show the increases in key...
November 25, 2019: POPULAR OPINION: A majority of Americans believe the government must do more to address pollution and climate concerns, according to a new study.The federal government must do more to protect clean water, air quality, animals, open lands and reduce...
November 7, 2019: Climate mitigation effort ‘cancelled out’ by outlay on fossil fuels finds CPIInvestment in greenhouse gas emission reduction fell last year despite the growing urgency of the climate crisis, and the benefits of outlays were cancelled out by investments globally in fossil fuels and other dirty industries, finds a...
October 24, 2019: Cinthya Carmona, one of the stars of Netflix's Greenhouse
October 10, 2019: The Irish Cattle Breeding Federation thinks data can help cattle farmers stay profitable.
October 8, 2019: California will blow past its 2030 climate target unless it more than triples the pace of greenhouse gas reductions to about 4.5% annually, according to a report released Tuesday by a San Francisco think tank.
October 2, 2019: Initiative aims to improve the animals’ feeding efficiency and reduce methane emissionsScientists are working to breed sheep that produce less greenhouse gases in order to reduce their impact on the environment.The Grass to Gas initiative will combine international scientific and industry expertise to measure two ...
September 11, 2019: A White House aide who had insisted that carbon dioxide emissions were good for the planet and tried to form a panel questioning climate science used in U.S. military and intelligence reports will step down this week, a nonprofit group he co-founded said on Wednesday.
August 29, 2019: A newly proposed Trump administration rule would allow for weaker monitoring of methane, a major greenhouse gas contributing to global warming.The proposed rule rolled out Thursday morning by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) would eliminate...
August 26, 2019: AppHarvest is a little coy about some numbers, but has big plans for a greenhouse to open in 2020 in Eastern Kentucky.
August 12, 2019: Against the background of a looming global food and water shortage crisis, startup AppHarvest is building a massive controlled-environment agricultural facility on 60-acres in Morehead, Ken., using hydroponic growing techniques.
July 25, 2019: This landmark fuel economy and emissions deal is likely to irk the Trump Administration.