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Pension funds urge Barclays to stop lending to fossil fuel firms

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/jan/08/pension-funds-urge-barclays-to-stop-lending-to-fossil-fuel-firmsPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/pension-funds-urge-barclays-to-stop-lending-to-fossil-fuel-firms/ Institutional investors file resolution for AGM of bank to phase out loans to fossil fuel projects or companies Barclays is being urged to stop offering loans […]

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Proposed EU-wide ‘climate law’ would set net-zero carbon target by 2050

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/nov/29/first-eu-wide-climate-law-to-set-net-zero-carbon-target-by-2050Published By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/proposed-eu-wide-climate-law-would-set-net-zero-carbon-target-by-2050/ Plan is part of ‘green new deal’ but campaigners say it is not enough to tackle climate crisis The first EU-wide “climate law” would enshrine a […]

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Oktoberfest ‘produces 10 times as much methane as Boston’

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/oct/27/oktoberfest-munich-methane-emissions-environmentPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/oktoberfest-produces-10-times-as-much-methane-as-boston/ First analysis of environmental impact of Munich festival reveals extent of emissions For the millions of people who descend on Munich for the annual bash, Oktoberfest […]

Impacts

Scotland faces climate ‘apocalypse’ without action to cut emissions

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/may/31/scotland-apocalypse-action-cut-emissionsPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/scotland-faces-climate-apocalypse-without-action-to-cut-emissions/ Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted rivers The head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has warned the country faces […]

Changing Climate

New York City to force buildings to slash greenhouse gas emissions

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/apr/18/new-york-city-buildings-greenhouse-gas-emissionsPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/new-york-city-to-force-buildings-to-slash-greenhouse-gas-emissions/ New law aims for 40% cut by 2030Buildings account for 67% of city’s climate change emissions New York City has approved an ambitious plan to combat […]

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CO2 variations from plants overwhelmed by traffic emissions

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/apr/11/co2-variations-from-plants-overwhelmed-by-traffic-emissionsPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/co2-variations-from-plants-overwhelmed-by-traffic-emissions/ Fossil fuel emissions are exceeding what natural systems can absorb, as year-on-year comparisons attest Last Saturday the Guardian started publishing the carbon dioxide (CO2) measurement from […]