A new report says the oceans have held on to 60 percent more heat every year than anyone expected, further messing up the accuracy of past predictions of how fast the Earth will heat from global warming.
A group of over 100 British scientists, academics and writers have signed a “Declaration of Rebellion” against the government of the United Kingdom for its active support of the fossil fuel industry and lack of action in the global climate change planetary emergency.
On October 25, the City of San Diego took a major step towards making its Climate Action Plan and the goal of 100% renewable energy use throughout the city by 2035, as it announced it will begin the process of forming a new joint-powers authority (JPA) to manage purchasing power for its residents and possibly also the entire San Diego region.
As climate change science becomes better understood, one of the complicating factors for North Atlantic computer simulations is inaccurate predictions of air pressure changes over Greenland during the last 30 years.
According to a new research study, when carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere go up, plants thicken their leaves and no longer absorb as much carbon dioxide as before. That’s bad news for climate change models.
On September 6, the Tennessee Valley Authority was sued for demanding electricity rates which intentionally discourage businesses and homeowners from investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency.