Climate Change News, Jan 2020



Faced With Climate Disaster, Australian Prime Minister Plans to Open Coal Mine


RCMP Limits on Access to Wet’suwet’en Land Illegal and Arbitrary, Groups Say | The Tyee

New book fights neoliberal consensus on climate change |


Scientists Refute Biden’s Claim That No Scientists Think Green New Deal Can Work

Repeated failure of climate summits portends a bleak future under unchecked capitalism |

Let’s abandon climate targets, and do something completely different | George Monbiot | The Guardian


Waterloo has only handed out 20 idling tickets in 10 years — and this resident hopes that changes

Running for Office in the Age of Donald Trump and Climate Change


The World Is Burning, But It's Not Front-Page News

These are the climate tipping points we simply can't cross | WIRED UK

Giant Canadian construction project incorporates low carbon heating and cooling: Don Pittis | CBC News


RCMP blocks human rights lawyers from accessing Wet'suwet'en territory |

Global Groundwater Is Threatened by Unsustainable Practices Amid Climate Crisis


After a Decade of Fracking, Billions of Dollars Lost and a Climate in Crisis


US and Europe clash over climate crisis threat on last Davos day | Davos 2020 | The Guardian

Microgrids: An idea whose time has come? | CBC News

Greta Thunberg brushes off mockery from U.S. finance chief | CBC News

Four graphs that suggest we can’t blame climate change on solar activity

Flames of blame: how climate change could upset the race to lead the Conservative Party | CBC News


Greta Thunberg clashes with US treasury secretary in Davos | Davos 2020 | The Guardian


World needs to prepare for millions of climate displaced, UN says | CBC News

Rising temperatures put more US workers at risk of dying from heat | US unions | The Guardian

If defending life on Earth is extremist, we must own that label | George Monbiot | The Guardian


New federally funded climate institute launches after demise of national roundtable | CBC News

Greenhouse gas 12,000 times worse than CO2 shows surprise rise in the atmosphere | CBC News

Davos elites protect the fossil fuel industry, not the climate |


The best way to help the climate is to increase the price of CO2 emissions | Jeffrey Frankel | The Guardian

Oil and gas industry must do more to address climate change, report says | CBC News

IMF: climate crisis threatens global economic recovery | International Monetary Fund (IMF) | The Guardian

Goodbye, gas furnaces? Why electrification is the future of home heating | CBC News

Big oil is the new big tobacco. Congress must use its power to investigate | Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes | The Guardian


This Is Our Last Decade to Get Climate Right

Australia's Fires Show How Wealth Inequality Compounds Climate Disasters


Trump has savaged the environment. The planet cannot afford a second term | Ross Barkan | The Guardian

How to reduce the carbon emissions from home heating | CBC News

Grief, frustration, guilt: the bushfires show the far-reaching mental health impacts of climate change | Fiona Charlson | The Guardian


No one will be untouched by a warming planet, scientists say | CBC News

Explainer: How 'Atlantification' is making the Arctic Ocean saltier and warmer | Carbon Brief


Shuttered Refinery in Philly Shows Climate Activists Cannot Ignore Labor

Harvard law students ramp up protest against ExxonMobil climate firm | ExxonMobil | The Guardian

Australia’s Bushfires Expose an Extinction Crisis Decades in the Making

Australian family describes the terror of dealing with bushfires | CBC News


World’s biggest fund manager vows to divest from thermal coal | Financial sector | The Guardian

US briefing: Democrat tensions, Suleimani killing and heat islands | US news | The Guardian

BlackRock promises climate action, but Extinction Rebellion demands more | as it happened | Business | The Guardian


Revealed: US listed climate activist group as ‘extremists’ alongside mass killers | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Deadly "Super-Pollution Events" Are on the Rise

8 electric truck and van companies to watch | GreenBiz


Scott Morrison looks for wriggle room on climate as he detects the whiff of backlash | Sarah Martin | The Guardian


Playing with fire could turn the Amazon into a carbon source

Australia urges hundreds of thousands to flee as winds fan huge bushfires | CBC News


Will Youth Climate Activists Be the Crucial Swing Vote in Iowa?

The blackest city in the US is facing an environmental justice nightmare | Detroit | The Guardian

Southeast Australia facing 'dangerous and dynamic' fire conditions | CBC News

Noah's Rainbow | Raising children in an age of climate crisis | BusinessGreen Blog Post

Canada offers more aid for Australia as bushfires burn | CBC News


Lab-grown food will soon destroy farming – and save the planet | George Monbiot | The Guardian


What really happens to plastic drink bottles you toss in your recycling bin | CBC News

Australia Is on Fire | Its Government Must Stop Denying Climate Crisis

1 Billion Animals Killed in Australia Wildfires Is "Very Conservative" Estimate


How Economists Tricked Us Into Thinking Capitalism Works


A Growing Movement Shows There Is an Alternative to Capitalism

Updated: 2022-Nov-03 16:21