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2022-02-28

What is the IPCC climate change report – and what does it say? | Climate crisis | The Guardian

War in Ukraine Shows Need for ‘Rapid Move’ to Renewables: European Advocates

VW Halting EV Production This Week Amid Ukraine Supply Issues

UN report: Climate change already so severe humans nearing adaptation limits

UN Decade on Restoration

U.N. climate change report warns of ‘dangerous and widespread disruption’ | The Washington Post

UN Chief: IPCC Report a ‘Damning Indictment of Failed Climate Leadership’

UN Chief: IPCC report a ‘damning indictment of failed climate leadership’

This climate crisis report asks: what is at stake? In short, everything | Climate crisis | The Guardian

This climate crisis report asks: what is at stake? In short, everything | Climate crisis | The Guardian

The rightwing US supreme court has climate protection in its sights | Laurence H Tribe and Jeremy Lewin | The Guardian

The link between Putin and climate change – POLITICO

‘The Future Depends on Us’: New IPCC Report Warns Climate Action Window Is Closing Fast

The climate crisis will impact the food we eat, here’s how, and what we can do about it | Climate News | Sky News

Tesla to open Berlin gigafactory on Friday, delivery event planned

Supreme Court Considers Limiting E.P.A.’s Ability To Address Climate Change | WorldNewsEra

Solar panels: a ray of hope as UK energy prices go through the roof | Money | The Guardian

Sixth Assessment Report | IPCC

Russian Climate Delegate Apologizes for Assault on Ukraine | Truthout

Russian Climate Delegate Apologizes for Assault on Ukraine | Common Dreams

Russia's war Crime in Targeting Nuclear Plant Reminds us Why we Should rush to Wind and Solar

Reducing emissions won’t protect lives from climate change — we need to adapt | The Star

Putting EV Valuations Into Perspective

Precipitation, relative humidity and soil moisture for January 2022 | Copernicus

PETITION: Tell the EPA: Defend our planet from factory farm pollution!

PETITION: SIGN NOW: Electrify Heavy Duty Trucks!

PETITION: Minister Guilbeault: Hit the brakes on the Bay du Nord project and invest in sustainable jobs instead | Leadnow.ca

PETITION: Fossil Free Revolution

PETITION: FOE: Take Action

PETITION: Add Your Name to Support the Global Ocean Treaty! | Greenpeace

New, nature-inspired concepts for turning carbon dioxide into clean fuels

New IPCC Report: Addressing Climate Change Is Now About Damage Control – Mother Jones

Munich Security Report 2022 | Munich Security Conference

Irreversible Impacts on the Climate Are Getting Locked In, IPCC Warns

IPCC report shows closing window of opportunity for making lasting changes against climate change | YouTube

IPCC Report Calls Out ‘Vested Interests’ Delaying Climate Action | DeSmog

IPCC issues ‘bleakest warning yet’ on impacts of climate breakdown | Climate crisis | The Guardian

IPCC issues ‘bleakest warning yet’ on impacts of climate breakdown | Climate crisis | The Guardian

IPCC adaptation report ‘a damning indictment of failed global leadership on climate’ | IPCC report says human actions are causing dangerous disruption, and window to secure a liveable future is closing | UN News

Invest Fossil Fuel Free | Green Century Funds | 350.org

In-depth Q&A: The IPCC's sixth assessment on how climate change impacts the world | Carbon Brief

Impact of climate crisis much worse than predicted, says Alok Sharma | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Heeding the science is the gateway out of the climate crisis | United Nations Development Programme

Global Warming Policy Foundation | DeSmog

Equal abundance of summertime natural and wintertime anthropogenic Arctic organic aerosols | Nature Geoscience

Detectable anthropogenic forcing on the long-term changes of summer precipitation over the Tibetan Plateau | SpringerLink

‘Delay is Death,’ said UN Chief António Guterres of the New IPCC Report Showing Climate Impacts Are Outpacing Adaptation Efforts | Inside Climate News

Climate Finance Could Save the Planet: Can You Guess The Reasons Why?

Climate change already worse than expected, says new UN report

CDN Pre-Budget Consultations Questionaire | Let’s Talk Budget 2022

California debates naming heatwaves to underscore deadly risk of extreme heat | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Biden Could Score a Climate Victory in a Single Word: Plastics | Inside Climate News

AR6 Climate Change 2022: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability | IPCC

‘All Hands on Deck Now!’: IPCC Report Spurs Global Demand for Rapid Climate Action

350.org Send a Letter to the Editor about the Just Transition Act | 350.org

350 NYC – 350NYC CHASE Campaign

2022-02-27

Why Did California Regulators Choose a Firm with Ties to Chevron to Study Irrigating Crops with Oil Wastewater? | Inside Climate News

Thinktank linked to tech giant Canon under pressure to remove ‘dangerous’ climate articles | Climate science scepticism and denial | The Guardian

Tesla Giga Berlin final approval expected by week’s end, opening ceremony set for March 22-23: report

Our Universities’ Investments in Fossil Fuels Are Unethical — and Illegal

On the ground in Churchill: Polar bears fight for survival as ice disappears | The Weather Network

New Mexico Wants it ‘Both Ways,’ Insisting on Environmental Regulations While Benefiting from Oil and Gas | Inside Climate News

How Much Range You Really Need in an Electric Car | Roadshow

Heat Pumps for Peace and Freedom | by Bill McKibben

Charge Across Canada | Live Tracker & Updates | Drive Tesla

California’s sweeping new food waste, salvage laws target climate change, food insecurity | National | Globalnews.ca

Are RV Solar Power Systems a Gimmick? | Drivin' & Vibin'

Airbus to test hydrogen-fueled engine on A380 jet | Aerospace

2022 Kia EV6 Review | Funk E-Town | YouTube

2022-02-26

Warming Trends: Extracting Data From Pictures, Paying Attention to the ‘Twilight Zone,’ and Making Climate Change Movies With Edge | Inside Climate News

Top Climate Publisher Has Played Major Role in Supporting Fossil Fuel Industry

Stellantis admits building cost of EVs is 40-50% more than ICE vehicles | Drive Tesla

Renault Driving On Hydrogen ICE With New Concept Car | CleanTechnica

One way to combat Russia? Move faster on clean energy | Los Angeles Times

Is The Ford Mustang Mach-E Really Better Than Tesla Model 3 & Y?

Here's why gas prices could soar during Russia's invasion of Ukraine | YouTube

Fossil fuel companies are trying to exploit this war for their gain. We can’t let them | Jamie Henn | The Guardian

First Giga Texas VIN assigned to Model Y Performance reservation holder with March delivery date | Drive Tesla

Chernobyl Is Not the Only Nuclear Threat Russia’s Invasion Has Sparked in Ukraine | Inside Climate News

African countries spending billions to cope with climate crisis | Climate crisis | The Guardian

2022-02-25

Vladimir Putin thanked BP’s Bernard Looney for his role in the Russian Geographical Society | Business | The Times

This is how we defeat Putin and other petrostate autocrats | Bill McKibben | The Guardian

The Hydrogen Stream: Airbus plans flight test with direct combustion engine fueled by hydrogen – pv magazine International

Tesla "hoping" to release FSD Beta in Canada this weekend: Elon Musk | Drive Tesla

Tesla fully ditches radar as Model S and Model X transition to Tesla Vision | Drive Tesla

Tesla commits to Pure Vision approach, removes radar from Model S and Model X

Stellantis CEO Carlos Tavares: Suppliers need to eat cost to keep EVs affordable | Automotive News

Q&A: What does Russia’s invasion of Ukraine mean for energy and climate change? | Carbon Brief

Pollutionwatch: wood fires are bad for planet, more evidence shows | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian

Plastic summit could be most important green deal since Paris accords, says UN | Environment | The Guardian

Panama Enacts a Rights of Nature Law, Guaranteeing the Natural World’s 'Right to Exist, Persist and Regenerate' | Inside Climate News

Opinion | The Russia-Ukraine Crisis Shows the Need for Real Solutions to Climate Change | Anthony Pahnke

Opinion: Europe’s Russian gas habit isn’t a matter of survival, but convenience. That means it’s time to quit | The Globe and Mail

Oil and Gas Companies ‘Flare’ or ‘Vent’ Excess Natural Gas. It’s Like Burning Money—and it’s Bad for the Environment | Inside Climate News

Guest post: How to model society's response to climate change | Carbon Brief

Forget ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ A new book suggests that the best way to save the planet is through abundance | The Atlantic

Flash Floods Threaten 126,000 Commercial Buildings in London, and Risk Will Worsen

Flash Flooding Threatens Over Two-Fifths of London’s Businesses

Engineered disorder makes ultrathin solar cells ultra-efficient | Physics World

Conversations on Hope – Community Workshop | Meeting Registration | Zoom

Code red on sea level rise | Sheneman | nj.com

Coastal GasLink Fined $72,500 for Environmental Infractions | The Tyee

Big Oil and Conservatives Are Using Russia’s Conflict to Call for More Drilling

A new, inexpensive catalyst speeds the production of oxygen from water

Airbus to use A380 to test hydrogen-fueled engine | CNN Travel

After Chinese Ban, Cryptocurrency Mining Got Worse for Climate | The New York Times

8 surprising things you never knew about carbon | CBC Documentaries

2022-02-24

The White House’s Organized First-Ever Climate Denial Meeting

The US Military Has Long Stood in the Way of Climate Change Action

The Canadian Government Is Funding A Researcher Who Spent Years Denying Climate Science | DeSmog

Supreme court case could restrict Biden’s effort to tackle climate crisis | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Solar PV module prices | Our World in Data

Solar PV Cumulative Capacity | Our World in Data

Solar power generation | Our World in Data

Sea Level Rise Will Be Catastrophic—and Unequal | WIRED

Revealed: leading climate research publisher helps fuel oil and gas drilling | Climate science | The Guardian

PETITION: Tell Procter & Gamble to stop destroying our forests! | FOE: Take Action

Nature Connectivity Project | Wildlands League

Limitless power arriving too late: Why fusion won’t help us decarbonise | RenewEconomy

LG to close US solar module manufacturing facility – pv magazine International

Inside Clean Energy: In Parched California, a Project Aims to Save Water and Produce Renewable Energy | Inside Climate News

Government climate advisers say cut fossil fuels to lower energy bills | Carbon Brief

Government climate advisers say cut fossil fuels to lower energy bills | BBC News

French flywheel storage system specialist secures €10 million investment – pv magazine International

Fossil fuel industry is no friend to workers | David Suzuki Foundation

Factcheck: Can new UK oil and gas licences ever be ‘climate compatible’? | Carbon Brief

Earth’s Water Cycle Is Changing Dramatically, And Much Faster Than We Predicted

Does B.C. produce enough green energy to decarbonize? | Vancouver Is Awesome

Climate change is intensifying Earth’s water cycle at twice the predicted rate, research shows | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Climate change drives rise in extreme lake water temperatures

China Is Digging Its Own Grave (and Ours as Well) | TomDispatch.com

BC Budget Fails to Deliver on Climate Change, Say Experts | The Tyee

Battered and Flooded by Increasingly Severe Weather, Kentucky and Tennessee Have a Big Difference in Forecasting | Inside Climate News

Annual change in solar energy generation | Our World in Data

Airbus to test hydrogen jet engine in step towards zero emission aviation – EURACTIV.com

2022-02-23

Wildfires likely to increase by a third by 2050, warns UN | Wildfires | The Guardian

Why the TMX Will Endlessly Spill Taxpayers’ Money | The Tyee

US offshore wind auction attracts record-setting bids | Renewable Energy News | Al Jazeera

Upcycling plastic waste into more valuable materials could make recycling pay for itself

UN Report Warns of 50% Increase in Wildfires by 2100 as Climate Crisis Rages

UN report warns climate change could spur 50% more wildfires by 2100 | Grist

To fight climate change, a biotech firm has genetically engineered a very peppy poplar | Science | AAAS

Tindo Solar launches 545W solar panel for utility-scale applications – pv magazine International

Tesla loses Director of Engineering to generator giant looking to compete with Powerwall | Electrek

ShareAction | EU presents watered-down corporate sustainability due diligence

Ontario puts $250K toward proposed EV battery production lines | CP24.com

One Woman's Quest to Safeguard Federal Funds Meant to Clean up the Oil and Gas Industry’s Mess | DeSmog

New Report Details Exactly What Biden Could Do After Declaring ‘Climate Emergency’

LG To Shutter Solar Operations in Huntsville | YouTube

LG is shuttering its solar panel business, impacting over 200 US workers | TechSpot

LG axes solar panel business in midst of rising material costs and supply contraints | ZDNet

Intercepted: Climate and Punishment

In Baltimore, Helping Congregations Prepare for a Stormier Future | Inside Climate News

In a Contested Oregon Primary Race, Democrats Back Candidate Taking Fossil Fuel Money | DeSmog

Iberdrola profits rise on growth in Americas, renewables and grids | Reuters

How Diesel Giant Cummins Might Beat Tesla In The Green Engine Battle

How a little-discussed revision of climate science could help avert doom | The Washington Post

Greens and BC Liberals Agree Budget Is ‘Disappointing’ | The Tyee

Global Wildfire Activity to Surge in Coming Years | Inside Climate News

Glenn Llewellyn introduces the #ZEROe demonstrator | YouTube

France’s Provence Canal to host 12MW of solar – pv magazine International

Facebook failing to flag harmful climate misinformation, new research finds

ESG Litigation Over Social Issues Is Poised to Rise

Energy agency: Methane emissions higher than countries claim | AP News

Chicago Mayor Slow to Act on Promises to Build Green Economy by Repurposing Polluted Industrial Sites | Inside Climate News

Chart: The One Percent's Huge Carbon Footprint | Statista

CalPERS Divestment: CFA a Co-Sponsor of Major Climate Change Bill | California Faculty Association

Antarctic sea ice falls to lowest level since measurements began in 1979 | Antarctica | The Guardian

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2022: Long-lasting grid battery | MIT Technology Review

2022-02-22

Willing to Downsize? Understanding Consumer Demand for SUVs in Metro Vancouver | David Suzuki Foundation

Wildfires Ignite Political Debate in Turkey | MERIP

The Use of Graphene Solar Thermal Films

‘The Scheme’: a senator’s plan to highlight rightwing influence on the supreme court | US supreme court | The Guardian

The New Humanitarian | Why the conversation about climate change and migration needs to change

ShareAction | HSBC’s new climate commitments exclude bulk of finance to oil and gas companies

PETITION: EU: Ban forest-killing products

How will sea level rise affect Vancouver? | Alaska Highway News

Global Gas Pipeline Boom Poses Climate, Financial Disaster

Electric car prices could be about to plummet – here’s why | Climate News | Sky News

Each Antarctic tourist effectively melts 83 tonnes of snow – new research

Does My Home Work for Solar? How to Find Out | CNET

Breaking Down the Cost of an EV Battery Cell

35 million year old data could unlock future of Antarctica

2022-02-21

Why Australia Must Prioritise Health, Climate and Development in This Year’s Federal Budget

Students Say Yale, Stanford and MIT's Fossil Fuel Investments Are Illegal

Republicans Respond to World-Historical Drought by Propping Up Fossil Fuels | The New Republic

Project Carbdown: A Review of Year 1 — Carbon Drawdown Initiative

Oil firms’ climate claims are greenwashing, study concludes | Taipei Times

Merchant solar facilities could see new rules amid boom | 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Man converts his Rolls-Royce into an EV and his passion into a Richmond business | Richmond News

Hanwha Q Cells launches 590W solar module with 21.7% efficiency – pv magazine International

Fossil Fuel Giants Seek Billions From European Countries Under Secretive Treaty

Church of England Fossil Fuel Ties Revealed Amid Divestment Dispute | DeSmog

Can Rights of Nature Laws Make a Difference? In Ecuador, They Already Are | Inside Climate News

Bacteria upcycle carbon waste into valuable chemicals

A New Type of CO2 Adsorbent

2022-02-20

New paradigm clarifies how global temperatures can stop rising within years, not decades | About Climate Change

London flooding poses ‘significant risk’ unless immediate action taken | UK news | The Guardian

Climate scientist in Antarctica speaks to Metro Vancouver officials about ‘doomsday’ glacier | Vancouver Sun

Climate scientist in Antarctica speaks to Metro Vancouver officials about ‘doomsday’ glacier | Vancouver Sun

China Provided Abundant Snow for the Winter Olympics, but at What Cost to the Environment? | Inside Climate News

A Big Climate Warning from One of the Gulf of Maine’s Smallest Marine Creatures | Inside Climate News

2022-02-19

‘We are afraid’: Erin Brockovich pollutant linked to global electric car boom | Pollution | The Guardian

US sea levels to rise at a faster pace than in past 100 years

Two trains per hour from every station by 2040: Belgium’s ambitious new train plan

The weekend read: Charging with solar at home – pv magazine International

TEN Episode 374: VW e-Up Returns, Hummer EV EPA Ratings, Hydrogen In Trouble | YouTube

Poll: Canadians want EVs, but charging concerns loom | Driving

New study confirms clean energy commitments from oil giants are nothing more than greenwashing | NationofChange

How a warming Lake Superior is affecting one Anishinaabe fisherman | The Narwhal

Activists Take Aim at an Expressway Project in Karachi, Saying it Will Only Heighten Climate Threats | Inside Climate News

2022-02-18

Yamaha Made A Hydrogen-Fuelled V8 For Toyota

Which is better bang for buck? Tesla Model 3 owner rates the new Kia EV6

Three More Manufacturers Added to Cold Climate Heat Pump Technology Challenge | HPAC Magazine

Think The Solar Canopy Is Powering EV Fast Chargers? Think Again.

Tesla falls in Consumer Reports ranking after design changes | Driving

Stop EACOP: Climate activists demand as EU | African leaders meet | Nile Post

Property destruction: A legitimate response to colonialism and climate chaos? | Canadian Dimension

Posthaste: ‘The mustang has left the barn’: Canadians want EVs but charging concerns loom | Financial Post

Novel IBC solar cell architecture based on crystal photonics shows efficiency potential of 29.1% – pv magazine International

New off-grid solar battery from China – pv magazine International

New Features Part of EPA’s Environmental Justice Screening Tool

Mike Hayes, Michael E. Mann & Vicky Ward | Mooch FM

Major oil companies aren't following through on climate change promises | WWNO

Less Lying Would Help | by Bill McKibben

Harsh winter conditions an obstacle to EV adoption in Canada: survey

Frances Haugen’s lawyers accuse Facebook of misleading investors about covid and climate misinformation in Securities and Exchange Commission complaints | The Washington Post

EV adoption in Canada hampered by belief they don't perform well in winter: Survey | Drive Tesla

Court Approves Surrey Oil Development But Campaigners Hail ‘Important Legal Victory’ | DeSmog

Climate Change Is Seen as Most Worrying Threat to World Security

Climate change: Covid shutdown linked to record rainfall in China | BBC News

Carbon capture tech is advancing in the wrong direction | The Verge

‘Cancel This Project’: Price Tag of Trans Mountain Expansion Nearly Doubles

BlackRock touts investment in fossil fuels after threat from Texas official | CBS News

Bitcoin miners revived a dying coal plant – then CO2 emissions soared | Cryptocurrencies | The Guardian

Basic Customs Duty Will Not Favor All Solar Manufacturers | Mercom India

2022-02-17

Yamaha's 450-HP Hydrogen V8 Could Save Internal Combustion | CarBuzz

World spends $1.8tn a year on subsidies that harm environment, study finds | Environment | The Guardian

What Do We Call The EV Equivalent Of A Gas Guzzler? | CarBuzz

Watch Aptera Motors' Solar EV Blow Away Tesla Model 3 In Drag Race

Vietnamese activists routinely placed under house arrest, report finds | Human rights | The Guardian

Unusually cold ‘Blue Blob’ is slowing the rapid melting of Iceland’s glaciers, but not for long | Live Science

Study Exposes Climate Claims by Big Oil as Corporate Propaganda

Smartflower Solar: Get to Know the Solar Sculpture | CNET

Reform $1.8 trillion yearly environmentally harmful subsidies to deliver a nature-positive economy — Business For Nature

Petrópolis: Deadly landslides wreak havoc in Brazilian city | BBC News

‘Loading the dice’: climate crisis could increase southern California wildfires | California | The Guardian

Inside Clean Energy: Texas Is the Country’s Clean Energy Leader, Almost in Spite of Itself | Inside Climate News

In Chaco Canyon, a moratorium on oil and gas leases might be too little too late | Grist

Humanity Subsidizing ‘Our Own Extinction,’ Warns Study

How governments are tempting corporates with CCS: Carbon Capture and Storage | ING Think

GMC Hummer EV is as inefficient as its gas-powered sibling | Drive Tesla

Consumer Reports names a new top EV | YouTube

China's renewables boom year poses major challenges to western markets | MINING.COM

California Has Begun Managing Groundwater Under a New Law. Experts Aren’t Sure It’s Working | Inside Climate News

BC’s Fossil Fuel Subsidies Are Second Highest in Canada | The Tyee

2022-02-16

U.S. Coastal Sea Levels Will Rise Another Foot by Mid-Century | Democracy Now!

Students at Top Universities Push ‘Legal Imperative’ of Fossil Fuel Divestment

Rooftop solar price to keep rising this year – pv magazine International

Revealed: How the Aides of 'Anti-Net Zero' MP Craig Mackinlay are Linked to a Leading Climate Denial Group | DeSmog

Private Equity Executives Hide Behind Philanthropy as Their Firms Ravage the Earth | DeSmog

Oil majors ‘not walking the talk’ on climate action, study confirms | Carbon Brief

Oil firms’ climate claims are greenwashing, study concludes | Oil | The Guardian

Mudslides in Brazil Kill at Least 94 People | The New York Times

Michael E. Mann on climate change: “It’s not too late for us to act.” | by Alexander Verbeek | Feb, 2022 | Medium

Meet 3 Remarkable Young Activists Making Waves to Protect Our Oceans

How to prevent the planet from becoming an uninhabitable desert | Environment | All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 16.02.2022

How Privatization Fuels Catastrophic Climate Change | In These Times

Flexible solar panels made in Israel for Amazon’s facility in France – pv magazine International

Dirty Dozen: The Private Equity Firms Driving Fossil Fuel Expansion – Mother Jones

Cycling charity launches ambitious plan to boost UK-wide path network | Cycling | The Guardian

Corn-Based Ethanol May Be Worse For the Climate Than Gasoline, a New Study Finds | Inside Climate News

Climate Change-Fueled “Megadrought” in Western U.S. Worst in 12 Centuries | Democracy Now!

China Says the Winter Olympics Are Carbon Neutral. They Aren’t

Brazil: Torrential rain triggers deadly mudslides in Brazil | BBC News

BP, Chevron and other oil firms aren’t living up to climate pledges, study finds : NPR

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Consultation Response Letter | Climate Safe Lending Network

2022-02-15

Wood burners emit more particle pollution than traffic, UK data shows | Air pollution | The Guardian

Wind and Solar Power Demand Expected to Soar | YouTube

West megadrought worsens to driest in at least 1,200 years | AP News

‘Wake-Up Call’: NOAA Predicts One-Foot Sea-Level Rise by 2050

Viewpoint: Global warming is hitting hard and fast | Powell River Peak

US west ‘megadrought’ is worst in at least 1,200 years, new study says | Drought | The Guardian

U.S. sea level rise accelerating, NOAA says

The EV boom is being fueled by exploited cobalt miners | The Verge

Tesla Model 3 Versus BMW i4: Which Is Better?

Solar cell based on silver bismuth sulfide nanocrystals achieves 9.17% efficiency – pv magazine International

Saudi Arabia Rejects Biden Plea to Increase Oil Production as Midterms Loom

Private equity’s dirty dozen: the 12 US firms funding dirty energy projects | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Ontario steel plant spending $1.75B to eliminate coal from production process | Stony Plain Reporter

Hanwha Q Cells begins selling its solar panels based on M6 wafers in Europe – pv magazine International

Experts sound the alarm on oil sector's blue hydrogen push

Climate crisis has made western US megadrought worst in 1,200 years

Charted: Comparing the Carbon Footprint of Transportation Options

A third of Americans are already facing above-average warming | Grist

2 flowering plants in Antarctica are growing at an unprecedented speed, a rare spectacle showing a ‘tipping point’ of the climate crisis, study says | Business Insider India

2022-02-14

What’s Causing Water to Bubble in the Arctic? | Nova

Water-based electrolyzer for green hydrogen production – pv magazine International

V-Day to Earth Day: How Women in 70+ Countries Are Rising to End Violence Against Women & Our Planet | Democracy Now!

U.S. corn-based ethanol worse for the climate than gasoline, study finds | Reuters

The Psychology of Placing EV Chargers Along Roads Less Traveled | WIRED

The Fossil Fuel Industry Doesn't Create Nearly as Many Jobs as it Says It Does | In These Times

The DeLorean is back, but this time it's an EV

The BC Government Tapes: Old Growth | The Tyee

Stylized least-cost analysis of flexible nuclear power in deeply decarbonized electricity systems considering wind and solar resources worldwide | Nature Energy

Stunning solar milestone as Australia passes 25GW mark | RenewEconomy

Study finds Western megadrought is the worst in 1,200 years : NPR

Solar power pricing is up, and so is demand – pv magazine USA

ShareAction | Oil & gas expansion A lose-lose bet for banks and their…

Rapid intensification of the emerging southwestern North American megadrought in 2020–2021 | Nature Climate Change

France Will Build Up To 14 New "Clean" Nuclear Power Stations By 2050 | CleanTechnica

France to cut carbon emissions, Russian energy influence with 14 nuclear reactors | Ars Technica

France announces 100GW solar target for 2050 – pv magazine International

Flourishing plants show warming Antarctica undergoing ‘major change’ | Environment | The Guardian

Everyone Should Pay a “Solar Tax” – Energy Institute Blog

Ethanol Less Green Than Gas, Study Funded by Biofuel Critics Says | BNN Bloomberg

Eradicating ‘extreme poverty’ would raise global emissions by less than 1% | Carbon Brief

Department of Energy’s “Fairly Simple” Breakthrough Makes Accessing Stored Hydrogen More Efficient

DeLorean drives into the future new electric vehicle enterprise coming to Texas | YouTube

Consumers were bombarded with EV ads during the Super Bowl. Infrastructure funding could explain why

Conservation has a Human Rights Problem. Can the New UN Biodiversity Plan Solve it?  | Inside Climate News

Coalition spends $31m on ads spruiking efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions | Advertising | The Guardian

Climate Crisis Has Made Western US Megadrought Worst in 1,200 Years

Climate & Punishment: How Incarcerated People Face Increasing Threat of Fires, Floods & Extreme Heat | Democracy Now!

Big banks fund new oil and gas despite net zero pledges | BBC News

A Growing Wave of Litigation Spurs Climate Action | DeSmog

2022-02-13

Trump-Appointed Judge Just Dealt a Blow to Biden’s Climate Efforts – Mother Jones

(Sex)Therapy and Climate Anxiety | by Kathleen Sullivan

Most Mega-Corporations' Net-Zero Pledges Are Hollow, Report Finds

How the UK can cut carbon emissions and reduce household energy bills | Energy industry | The Guardian

Crucial Superabsorption Breakthrough Unlocks Key to Next-Generation Quantum Batteries

Breakthrough in Cathode Chemistry Clears Path for More-Sustainable Lithium-Sulfur Batteries

Blooming flowers, fledgling birds … the UK’s spring is early – and always will be | Spring | The Guardian

2022-02-12

Wildfires Are Threatening Prisons. Who Will Save the People Inside?

Politicians Ignore Prisoners as Climate Crisis Worsens

Is climate change heating up the Super Bowl? | Los Angeles Times

In Texas, Prisons Without Air Conditioning Are Getting Hotter

How Alberta’s Vista coal mine came back from the brink | The Narwhal

Here’s how to demolish the most common excuses for climate crisis apathy | Elizabeth Cripps | The Guardian

Glut of Solar Panels is coming in 2025

Deteriorating Prisons Are Making Flood Risks Worse

2022-02-11

The UK’s net zero goal is backed by nearly all MPs | Letters | The Guardian

These climate activists aren’t just spouting rhetoric; they’re helping wean utilities off fossil fuels | The Boston Globe

The Morning After: European fusion reactor shatters energy production record

Rightwing Lobby Group ALEC Driving Laws to Blacklist Companies That Boycott the Oil Industry | DeSmog

Portable, space-saving photovoltaic towers – pv magazine International

“Politics as Usual” Will Never Be a Solution to the Current Climate Threat

Here's how Tesla owners will be able to use ONroute's new CHAdeMO EV chargers | Drive Tesla

Episode 58 | The Angry Clean Energy Guy

Dutch lawyer to get German prize for landmark climate cases | ABC News

Don’t throw away old batteries, feed them to your plants instead | Euronews

Biden’s Infrastructure Bill Includes an Unprecedented $1.1 Billion for Everglades Revitalization | Inside Climate News

2022-02-10

Youth Climate Activists Sue Virginia for Violating Their Constitutional Rights | Democracy Now!

Wafer-thin supercapacitor stays strong when bent out of shape

Updated Hyundai Ioniq 5 gets more power and 315-mile range | Auto Express

Residential based energy storage will become the new ‘Boiler 2.0 – pv magazine International

Rep. Ro Khanna Wants Big Oil to Confront Record of Climate Denialism, Meet Emissions Reduction Vows | Democracy Now!

Rep. Ro Khanna: Big Oil Must Confront Climate Denialism, Meet Emissions Pledges

Natural gas is a dangerous name for a climate pollutant | Vox

Inside Clean Energy: Recycling Solar Panels Is a Big Challenge, but Here’s Some Recent Progress | Inside Climate News

How to Deal With Climate Anxiety? 9 Activists & Experts Share Advice.

How Canadian recycling could be fuelling pollution in India | CBC News

How Billions in Infrastructure Funding Could Worsen Global Warming | The New York Times

Gas-Backed Front Group Spreads Misinformation About Costs of Electrification | DeSmog

Force pension funds to align with net zero goal, says Richard Curtis | Climate crisis | The Guardian

‘Deforestation-free’ soya farms still tearing down the Amazon | The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (en-GB)

Climate Experts Detail Misinformation by Fossil Fuel Cos. as Oil CEOs Refuse to Testify to Congress | Democracy Now!

Climate change: Cuadrilla ordered to plug and abandon shale gas fracking wells in Lancashire | Climate News | Sky News

Climate activists buy environment secretary’s Cornwall constituency office | Insulate Britain | The Guardian

Can carbon capture help resolve the climate crisis? | David Suzuki Foundation

Breakthrough in cathode chemistry clears the path for Li-S batteries’ commercial viability

A Year After Blackout, Texans Navigate Climate Trauma in a Failing Fossil State

AGL brings forward closure date of two largest coal-fired power plants as market shifts to renewables | Energy | The Guardian

2022-02-09

Zeroing In | Greenpeace UK

US postal service under fire for plan to spend $11.3bn on gas-powered fleet | US Postal Service | The Guardian

UK-based scientists smash nuclear fusion energy record | Nuclear Energy News | Al Jazeera

To Counter Global Warming, Focus Far More on Methane, a New Study Recommends | Inside Climate News

Scientists Fear Soaring Methane Levels Show Climate Feedback Loop Has Arrived

Pipeline Politics Hits Multipolar Realities: Nord Stream 2 and the Ukraine Crisis | DeSmog

Nuclear scientists just got one step closer to saving us from climate catastrophe

Most Conservative MPs support net zero, says Tory environment group | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Millions in Horn of Africa Face Severe Hunger After Years of Drought | Democracy Now!

In Australia, farmers up in arms over renewable energy rollout | Energy News | Al Jazeera

Identify A-ha moments to trigger fast climate action, say UK scientists | Climate crisis | The Guardian

Franz von Holzhausen provides update on Tesla Roadster development | Drive Tesla

Corporate net zero promises found to be insufficient and relying on cheap offsets

Cleaning up after the toxic refuse of abandoned coal mines | Grist

Can carbon capture help resolve the climate crisis? | rabble.ca

Biden’s Biggest Idea on Climate Change Is Remarkably Cheap | The Atlantic

Biden's Moonshot: Announces Green Race with China for Electric Vehicle Dominance as MSM Misses Story

A novel way to store energy from the sun in solution for eventual conversion to hydrogen

‘Solar and wind deployment could not now be stopped if we wanted to’ – pv magazine International

13 Million People Facing Climate-Driven Starvation in Horn of Africa: WFP

2022-02-08

World’s glaciers contain less ice than thought | report | Reuters

Wet’suwet’en Call on the UN to Support Land Battle | The Tyee

Uber backs Sadiq Khan’s road-charging proposals for London | Uber | The Guardian

Tories fighting net zero plans are dragging climate into new culture war, experts say | Conservatives | The Guardian

This Report Checked Climate Promises vs. Reality of the World’s 25 Biggest Companies. Here’s What It Found.

This lawyer should be world-famous for his battle with Chevron – but he’s in jail | Erin Brockovich | The Guardian

The Aggressive Explorer: How Norway's Rapid Ramp-up of Oil and Gas Licensing Is Incompatible with Climate Leadership | Oil Change International

Storing solar power with grid-scale molten hydroxide – pv magazine International

Steamy Relationships: How Atmospheric Water Vapor Supercharges Earth’s Greenhouse Effect – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet

Scientists slam Big Oil’s eco strategy as ‘rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic’

Rondo Energy Closes $22M in Series A Funding to Tackle Industrial Decarbonization | Business Wire

Rightwing lobby group Alec driving laws to blacklist companies that boycott the oil industry | Alec (American Legislative Exchange Council) | The Guardian

Recycling News: Fraunhofer ISE Invents Process For Solar Panels

‘Obscene’: BP Profits Hit 8-Year High Amid Climate Emergency

New Tesla Supercharger Station Vandalized: Every Cable Cut, Stolen

Montana Plaintiffs Announce First Children's Climate Trial in History of US

Lessons from New York: What makes a community turn against climate adaptation? | Grist

‘It’s all a bit cynical’: the politicians behind the Tory attack on net zero agenda | Green politics | The Guardian

Indian manufacturer Saatvik Solar doubles module capacity to 1GW with new fab – pv magazine International

Fresco XL Electric Car: The Fresco XL is a 620-mile range EV that doubles up as a camper

Footage of Offshore Oil Accident Highlights Risks of Deepwater Drilling | DeSmog

EV charger wars! Anger and death threats as frustrated owners unplug electric cars

Corporate climate pledges promise weak emissions reductions -report | Reuters

Climate Skeptic Patrick Moore Axed from BC Conference | The Tyee

Climate Expert Debunks Big Oil’s Lies About Carbon Capture, Nature-Based Solutions

Blockchain rare earth scheme to certify sustainable output for EVs | Reuters

Big Oil Board Members to Testify to House Subcommittee on the Environment | Democracy Now!

2022-02-07

Why Onshoring Critical Minerals Mining to the Global North Isn't Climate Justice

WA holds the key to Australia’s emissions goals. Can a government so committed to gas deliver? | Western Australia | The Guardian

UK drops ‘absurd’ case against Greenpeace for dropping rocks in sea | Fishing | The Guardian

Total's East Africa Pipeline ‘Struggling’ To Find Financiers | DeSmog

These eco pallets could save millions of trees from being felled | Positive News

Surprise! Companies That Promised to Hit Net-Zero Emissions Are Failing Miserably

Ontario MP leading another attempt at removing carbon tax from grain drying and barn heating – RealAgriculture

Nissan To End Internal Combustion Engine Development… Sort Of | CleanTechnica

New study probes impact of blackened wind turbine blades | RenewEconomy

Net-Zero Plans of the Biggest Global Companies Do Not Add Up to Net Zero | 2022-02-08 | SupplyChainBrain

Mt. Everest’s highest glacier lost 2,000 years worth of ice since the 1990s | Live Science

Move Aside Solar, We’re Installing An Algae Panel | Hackaday

Largest companies’ ‘net-zero’ promises avoid meaningful, immediate cuts: analysis | TheHill

It's Time To Demystify EV Charging | CleanTechnica

Eviation’s Maiden Flight Could Usher in Electric Aviation Era | IEEE Spectrum

Corporate climate pledges are weaker than they seem, a new study finds : NPR

Climate pledges from top companies crumble under scrutiny

Climate change: Top companies exaggerating their progress | study | BBC News

Climate Change Starts to Disturb 2000 Years of Accumulated Ice Over Mount Everest’s Highest Glacier | The Weather Channel | Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

An FTI Consulting Presentation Pulls Back the Veil on Fossil Fuel PR | DeSmog

Access to Health Care Rally to Support Public Health Measures | YouTube

2022-02-06

World’s biggest firms failing over net-zero claims, research suggests | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian

Learn how to prep your solar panels for ice and snow | CNET

Freight flowing again on flood-hit Stuart Highway

Corporate Climate Responsibility Monitor 2022 | NewClimate Institute

Climate Change Enters the Therapy Room | The New York Times

2022-02-05

US Navy Faces Disaster in Hawaii After Leak Poisons Water | Political Information

Tesla Electric Vehicle Connection Buries Ford's Solid State Battery News

Targeting methane “ultra-emitters” could cheaply slow climate change | The Economist

One Year Later: The Texas Freeze Revealed a Fragile Energy System and Inspired Lasting Misinformation | Inside Climate News

NSW fossil fuel projects approved since Paris agreement set to release 3bn tonnes of emissions | New South Wales | The Guardian

Michael E. Mann: "The fossil fuel companies have not given up; they turned to other tactics."

Electric Monaros and hotted-up skateboards : the ‘genius’ who wants to electrify our world | Energy | The Guardian

Did Your Handbag Help Destroy the Rainforest? | The New York Times

Bifacial solar panels boost efficiency, but not on your roof | CNET

A third of Americans are already facing above-average warming | Climate crisis | The Guardian

2022-02-04

Will BC Listen to the Oil and Gas Industry, or the Public? | The Tyee

Why Every Job Is a Climate Job | YES! Magazine

The Biden Administration Rethinks its Approach to Drilling on Public Lands in Alaska, Soliciting Further Review | Inside Climate News

Lululemon’s Olympic Challenge to Reduce Its Emissions | Inside Climate News

How much money can you actually save by turning off lights around your house? | CNET

House Dem Fumes Over Louis DeJoy’s Failure to Electrify USPS Truck Fleet

GOP Suggests Biden's Fed Pick Shouldn't Be Confirmed Due to Climate Views

Eco Anxiety: What It Is and How to Cope With Climate Change Fears

‘Carbon footprint gap’ between rich and poor expanding, study finds | Carbon footprints | The Guardian

Bruce Power is looking for its next act — and thinks fusion power might be it | TVO.org

2022-02-03

Scotland Is Throwing up Shade to Save Wild Salmon From Overheating – Mother Jones

Satellites have detected massive gas leaks | NPR

Republican Senator Urges Scrutiny of Fed Nominee Raskin’s Fintech Role | BNN Bloomberg

Opinion | Now Is the Time to Electrify the US Postal Service Fleet | Adrian Martinez

Nigeria’s Ekiti State is Taking Action Against Climate Change. Here’s Why That’s Important.

New Electric Motor Technology Will Push EVs To The Next level | Carscoops

Monitoring global climate change using GNSS radio occultation | npj Climate and Atmospheric Science

Inside Clean Energy: In the New World of Long-Duration Battery Storage, an Old Technology Holds Its Own | Inside Climate News

How the video game industry is reducing its impact on climate change | Polygon

How the PR Industry Has Helped Big Oil Transform the Way We Think About the Environment | DeSmog

How indigenous culture protects Colombia’s rainforest

Greenland lost enough ice in last 2 decades to cover entire US in 1.5 feet of water | Live Science

‘DeJoy Has to Go Right Now’: Fury Over Postal Service Failure to Electrify Truck Fleet

Climate Advocates Call on Senate to Confirm Key Fed Nominees

Chasing after methane’s ultra-emitters

Boeing to assist GE in developing a hybrid-electric Saab 340B | News | Flight Global

As Texas faces another winter storm, can it prevent a ‘failure on all fronts’? | Texas | The Guardian

Architects imagine the electric fueling station of the future as roadside oasis

‘A deranged pyroscape’: how fires across the world have grown weirder | Environment | The Guardian

2022-02-02

The Best Climate Science You've Never Heard Of — Covering Climate Now

Taxonomy: inclusion of nuclear and gas is “attempted robbery” – Greenpeace | Greenpeace European Unit

SR Talks: The Role of Scientists on a Planet in Crisis | Meeting Reg – Zoom

Setting Science-Based Targets to Combat Climate Change

See what the future of charging stations for electric cars could look like, according to the winners of an international design competition | Business Insider India

Scientists engineer new material that can absorb and release enormous amounts of energy

Rihanna Pledges $15M for Climate Justice

Reducing methane emissions at landfills | MIT News | Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Rebuked by PC government, NSP drops proposal for solar access fee | SaltWire

Province sees the light on Nova Scotia Power’s solar proposal

Plants Face Tough Climate Challenges as Seed-Dispersing Animals Decline • The Revelator

Parkland to build this ‘Electric Charging Destination of the Future’ in British Columbia | Drive Tesla

N.S. stopping Nova Scotia Power from charging net metering fee for solar users | Watch News Videos Online

No more fossil fuel subsidies! | David Suzuki Foundation

How SUVs came to be a massive climate problem | Canadian Dimension

GRACELIN BASKARAN: Climate change will heat up inflation

Flowers arriving a month early in UK as climate heats up | Wild flowers | The Guardian

‘Disgrace’: EU Panned Over Plan to Label Gas, Nuclear Green

Climate anxiety increases with rising temperatures | CTV News

Boston councilors to consider outlawing gas-powered leaf blowers, lawn mowers | Universal Hub

Bill Gates invests in carbon capture start-up after tech breakthrough | The Straits Times

Bill Gates invests in carbon capture startup after tech breakthrough | BNN Bloomberg

Antarctica’s ‘Doomsday Glacier’ keeps scientists at bay with iceberg and sea ice | Antarctica | The Guardian

2022-02-01

What It’ll Take to Get Electric Planes off the Ground | WIRED

Warming Ocean Leaves No Safe Havens for Coral Reefs | Inside Climate News

Verdox Captures $80M to Develop Novel Electric Carbon Removal Technology | Business Wire

TotalEnergies, CNOOC make final decision on $10 bln Uganda, Tanzania oil project | Reuters

Toronto is getting the largest solar power generating wall in North America

Study finds extreme heat is the ‘new normal’ for the ocean

Study: Few places will struggle to balance renewables and conservation | Ars Technica

Revealed: The 11 slides that finally convinced Boris Johnson about global warming | Carbon Brief

Opinion | Meet the People Getting Paid to Kill Our Planet | The New York Times

North Carolina’s coastal highway is disappearing – so I took a road trip to capture it | North Carolina | The Guardian

Last refuges for coral reefs to disappear above 1.5C of global warming, study finds | Carbon Brief

Kelp Gets on the Carbon-Credit Bandwagon | Hakai Magazine

How Climate Change Will Hit Younger Generations | Scientific American

Hold off — for now — on feeding seaweed to cows to reduce methane | The Hill

Extreme Heat in the Oceans Is Out of Control | WIRED

Extreme heat in oceans ‘passed point of no return’ in 2014 | Oceans | The Guardian

Direct Air Capture – Analysis | IEA

Climate Migration in Africa: How to Turn the Tide

Climate Groups Urge Biden Not to Fight Ruling Against Oil and Gas Lease Sale

Carbon capture, utilisation and storage | Fuels & Technologies | IEA

Alaska Supreme Court Rules 3-2 Against Young People Suing for Livable Climate

Updated: 2022-May-14 11:50