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Participatory Development: A Humanitarian Alternative To Migration - Modern Ghana

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 13:27
Participatory Development: A Humanitarian Alternative To Migration  Modern Ghana

December 2018 is gearing up to be a pivotal month for migration on the world stage, and the epicentre is here, in Marrakech, Morocco, with two high-level for...

Viewpoint: Intensive agriculture is the only way to sustainably feed the world - Genetic Literacy Project

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:02
Viewpoint: Intensive agriculture is the only way to sustainably feed the world  Genetic Literacy Project

the World Resources Institute (WRI) released a comprehensive study embracing agricultural intensification as the only way to simultaneously close what.

With 43 Carbon-Capture Projects Lined Up Worldwide, Supporters Cheer Industry Momentum - Greentech Media News

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:00
With 43 Carbon-Capture Projects Lined Up Worldwide, Supporters Cheer Industry Momentum  Greentech Media News

An organization with members including ExxonMobil and the governments of Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States released a report on Tuesday ...

How Do You Measure The Amount Of Carbon In A Tree? - WNPR News

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:09
How Do You Measure The Amount Of Carbon In A Tree?  WNPR News

The latest national climate assessment says forests play a key role in keeping our air clean. According to the report, America's forests stored the equivalent of 11 ...

How Do You Measure How Much Carbon Is In A Tree? - WNPR News

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:01
How Do You Measure How Much Carbon Is In A Tree?  WNPR News

The latest national climate assessment says forests play a key role in keeping our air clean.

Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy - Tech Explorist

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 05:46
Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy  Tech Explorist

Carbon emissions contribute to climate change, which can have serious consequences for humans and their environment. Carbon emissions, in the form of.

CAS Prof, Fellow Researchers: Warmer Winters Are Harming Northeast Forests | BU Today - BU Today

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 05:04
CAS Prof, Fellow Researchers: Warmer Winters Are Harming Northeast Forests | BU Today  BU Today

Climate change is shrinking winter snow cover in Northeast forests, which protects tree roots and soil from repeated freezing and thawing. This could stunt tree ...

Trump Trolls UN Climate Summit With Event Promoting Oil, Coal - The New American

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 02:15
Trump Trolls UN Climate Summit With Event Promoting Oil, Coal  The New American

KATOWICE, POLAND — The Trump administration held an event at the United Nations “COP 24” climate summit to promote the continued use of fossil fuels ...

The role of water in achieving climate neutrality - World - ReliefWeb

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 02:07
The role of water in achieving climate neutrality - World  ReliefWeb

As a result of climate change, water availability is becoming less predictable, with floods and droughts exacerbating water challenges and impacting health and ...

The Dream of Capturing Coal's Carbon Emissions Is Dead. Someone Should Tell Trump. - DeSmog

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 23:53
The Dream of Capturing Coal's Carbon Emissions Is Dead. Someone Should Tell Trump.  DeSmog

This week, a Trump official at the U.S. government's pro-fossil fuel event at the United Nations climate talks made clear that the idea of burying carbon emissions ...

How To Help Realize A Tax Equity Market For Carbon Capture - Law360

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 21:19
How To Help Realize A Tax Equity Market For Carbon Capture  Law360

In February, Congress amended Internal Revenue Code Section 45Q, creating a tax equity market that supports investment in carbon capture and storage ...

How To Help Realize A Tax Equity Market For Carbon Capture - Law360

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 21:19
How To Help Realize A Tax Equity Market For Carbon Capture  Law360

In February, Congress amended Internal Revenue Code Section 45Q, creating a tax equity market that supports investment in carbon capture and storage ...

How To Help Realize A Tax Equity Market For Carbon Capture - Law360

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 21:19
How To Help Realize A Tax Equity Market For Carbon Capture  Law360

In February, Congress amended Internal Revenue Code Section 45Q, creating a tax equity market that supports investment in carbon capture and storage ...

UPM increases the IFRS fair value of its forest assets in Finland - Lesprom Network

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 20:48
UPM increases the IFRS fair value of its forest assets in Finland  Lesprom Network

IFRS fair value of its forest assets in Finland, mainly due to higher forest growth estimates. In addition, the company adjusts its long-term wood price estimates ...

Trump Digs Coal... Into an Ever-Deeper Hole - Union of Concerned Scientists

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:04
Trump Digs Coal... Into an Ever-Deeper Hole  Union of Concerned Scientists

Coal, according to President Trump, is coming back. Beautiful, clean coal. Coming back. Through the administration's rolling back of power plant standards, ...

As Trump frees coal to pollute, even more utilities reject it for renewable energy - Red, Green, and Blue

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:33
As Trump frees coal to pollute, even more utilities reject it for renewable energy  Red, Green, and Blue

The gigantic US utility Xcel Energy stole the media spotlight earlier this week with a pledge to achieve zero carbon emissions by 2050, and wouldn't you know ...

CLIMATE: Can the 'Green New Deal' deliver 100% renewables? - E&E News

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:25
CLIMATE: Can the 'Green New Deal' deliver 100% renewables?  E&E News

Progressive Democrats pushing a "Green New Deal" on Capitol Hill have mustered behind a rallying cry of 100 percent renewables. But is it possible?

Climate and Water at COP24: Will We Catch the Current or Be Trapped in the Eddies? - OOSKA News

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:47
Climate and Water at COP24: Will We Catch the Current or Be Trapped in the Eddies?  OOSKA News

OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article ...

Tech Forward: Natural Resource Sustainability for a Technological World - Michigan Tech News

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:34
Tech Forward: Natural Resource Sustainability for a Technological World  Michigan Tech News

Michigan Technological University's thought leaders share their ideas to prepare students and the University for a rapidly changing future. Andrew Storer, dean ...

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