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Floods, storms and fires displaced 20,000 children every day over past six years, UNICEF report finds

Floods, storms and fires displaced 20,000 children every day over past six years, UNICEF report finds

Edition.cnn.com More than 43 million children have been driven from their homes by floods, storms, droughts and wildfires over the six years between 2016 and 2021, according to new data from UNICEF. That works out to 20,000 children displaced every single day due to extreme weather fueled by climate change. The researchers found that floods […]

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Arctic Sea ice 6th lowest on record; Antarctic sees record low growth

Arctic Sea ice 6th lowest on record; Antarctic sees record low growth

Climate.nasa.gov The annual Arctic sea ice minimum (lowest) annual extent was the sixth-lowest on record this year, while Antarctic sea ice reached its lowest maximum ever. These both continue a long-term downward trend due to human-caused global warming. Arctic sea ice likely reached its annual minimum extent on Sept. 19, 2023, making it the sixth-lowest […]

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Governments must seek win-win synergies by tackling climate and sustainable development crises together, urges expert group report

Governments must seek win-win synergies by tackling climate and sustainable development crises together, urges expert group report

Sdgs.un.org A groundbreaking report by a group of independent experts released today by the United Nations outlines steps governments should take to maximize the impact of policies and actions by tackling the climate and sustainable development crises at the same time, creating synergies. The expert group, with fourteen diverse members co-led by Luis Gomez-Echeverri, Emeritus Research Scholar […]

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Can carbon removal become a trillion-dollar business?

Can carbon removal become a trillion-dollar business?

Economist.com Quite possibly—and not before time Today we see the birth of a new species,” declared Julio Friedmann, gazing across the bleak landscape. Along with several hundred grandees, the energy technologist had travelled to Notrees, a remote corner of the Texas oil patch, in late April. He was invited by 1PointFive, an arm of Occidental […]

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How can the Metaverse impact the future energy footprint?

How can the Metaverse impact the future energy footprint?

Forestvalley.org Probably influenced by literature and dystopian movies, Massimiliano Masi – energy industry veteran – has developed a scenario in which Metaverse could reduce the human population by drastically downsizing mass production industries. Global population and energy consumption are highly correlated In the last 24 hours, the world population has grown by 120,000 human beings…each […]

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Carbon markets are going global

Carbon markets are going global

Economist.com But will they make a difference? Carbon markets, for years short of puff, have at last become one of the most widespread tools in the fight against climate change. By the end of 2021 more than 21% of the world’s emissions were covered by some form of carbon pricing, up from 15% in 2020. […]

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