Industry leaders are quitting from the Presidential Council after President Donald Trump withdrew from the Paris Agreement. The leaders, including Elon Musk, believe that climate change is a pressing issue that needs to be addressed.
410.28 ppm to be exact, is the highest the world has ever seen and they warned that 410 ppm is just the start of the terrifying records that will shock us in the upcoming months.
China is taking dramatic steps to comply with the recent coal capacity target as specified in its latest Five Year Plan.
The year 2015 has been quite exciting for climate change. In the said year, a lot of people and hundreds of institutions with $2.6 trillion in assets had reportedly pledged to remove investments from fossil fuel companies, which involve stocks, mutual funds, and bonds.
President-elect Donald Trump is planning to withdraw from the Paris Global Warming Agreement that was signed a year ago. Trump believes that “nobody really knows” if climate change is real. His statements have caused furor especially with French President Francois Holland.
President-elect Donald Trump appeared to have changed his stance on climate change and said he would be keeping an “open mind” about the Paris Agreement.
A team of scientists has discovered a way on how to store carbon dioxide (CO2) into rocks, converting it into stable carbonate minerals. This new technology opens up a possible solution for lessening carbon emissions, making the Paris Climate Agreement target more achievable.
On Nov. 18, 47 of the world's poorest countries, have pledged to use 100 percent renewable energy. The pledge was made during the last day of the Marrakech climate conference. However, with the recent victory of Donald Trump in the US presidency, the tides might change.
The new US President-elect Donald Trump planning on quitting from the Paris Climate agreement, and it seems that he's keen on finding the quickest way to do it. However, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hopes that Trump will soon understand the gravity of climate change.
According to a former president, the United States pulling out of the Paris climate agreement will make the rest of the world vulnerable to the effects of climate change and will make U.S. a “rogue” nation.
Climate changes experts currently in Marrakech are working hard to prevent any disruptions to the existing Paris Climate Change agreement brought about by Trump winning the elections.
According to scientists, the Trump presidency could bring the Earth closer to global warming of over seven degrees Celsius within a lifetime, which could mean “game over” for the Earth’s climate.
Last November 11, 2016, Pakistan authorities released a statement detailing their ratification of the Paris Agreement as reported by the Economic Times. The ceremony was held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. To date, Pakistan is the 14th country to ratify the groundbreaking agreement.
It seems a pure renewable world is at our fingertips. A new simulation has shown the possibility of going full renewable energy worldwide, removing any need for fossil fuel-based electricity.