National and international press – articles on climate change

November 2017

‘Planet at a crossroads’: climate summit makes progress but leaves much to do
– the UN negotiations in Bonn lay the groundwork for implementing the landmark Paris deal, but tough decisions lay ahead
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/nov/17/planet-at-a-crossroads-climate-summit-makes-progress-but-leaves-much-to-do

Nasa map of Earth’s seasons over 20 years highlights climate change
– the visualization shows spring coming earlier and the Arctic ice caps receding over time
https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/nov/18/nasa-map-of-earths-seasons-over-20-years-highlights-climate-change

Survey highlights challenges for fracking, support for renewables
http://eciu.net/press-releases/2017/survey-highlights-challenges-for-fracking-support-for-renewables

October 2017

Carbon dioxide levels in atmosphere hit alarming new high, says UN.
The unprecedented levels of CO2 could lead to dangerous rises in sea levels and temperatures.
http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/carbon-dioxide-co2-atmosphere-environment-climate-change-global-warming-un-a8026931.html

BBC apologises over interview with climate sceptic Lord Lawson
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/oct/24/bbc-apologises-over-interview-climate-sceptic-lord-nigel-lawson

Our cities need fewer cars, not cleaner cars
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/oct/16/our-cities-need-fewer-cars-not-cleaner-cars-electric-green-transport

Wild is the wind: the resource that could power the world
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/oct/15/wild-is-the-wind-the-resource-that-could-power-the-world

Eating meat and climate change
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/oct/04/livestock-farming-artificial-meat-industry-animals

Proof that sustainable meat and dairy farming can work
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/oct/12/proof-that-sustainable-meat-and-dairy-farming-can-work

Why the 97% climate consensus is important
Some have argued that consensus messaging is counter-productive. Here’s why they’re wrong.
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2017/oct/02/why-the-97-climate-consensus-is-important

September 2017

Climate and energy are becoming focal points in state political races
The latest example, Minnesota gubernatorial candidate Rebecca Otto has a strong clean energy proposal
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2017/sep/28/climate-and-energy-are-becoming-focal-points-in-state-political-races

When media sceptics misrepresent our climate research we must speak out – Myles Allen and Richard Millar
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/21/when-media-sceptics-misrepresent-our-climate-research-we-must-speak-out

Climate deniers want to protect the status quo that made them rich
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/22/climate-deniers-protect-status-quo-that-made-them-rich

August 2017

It’s a fact: climate change made Hurricane Harvey more deadly | Michael E Mann
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/28/climate-change-hurricane-harvey-more-deadly?CMP=share_btn_link

Climate change sets the world on fire
http://www.dw.com/en/climate-change-sets-the-world-on-fire/a-40152365

Dealing with climate migration: ‘what matters are our actions’
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2989224/dealing_with_climate_migration_what_matters_are_our_actions.html

Alaska’s permafrost is thawing
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/08/23/climate/alaska-permafrost-thawing.html

Three years to safeguard our climate
https://www.nature.com/news/three-years-to-safeguard-our-climate-1.22201

Scottish tidal power
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/pentland-firth-tidal-power-station-electricity-generation-energy-renewables-a7922141.html?cmpid=facebook-post

Hurricane Harvey and climate change
https://thinkprogress.org/climate-change-made-harvey-worse-099574a6cba7/?utm_content=buffer65b67&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Aug 2017
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/aug/30/mumbai-paralysed-by-floods-as-india-and-region-hit-by-worst-monsoon-rains-in-years?CMP=share_btn_fb

Energy efficiency in traditional buildings
http://blog.ferrovial.com/en/2017/07/traditional-architecture-energy-efficiency/?utm_source=Facebook_Campaign&utm_medium=CPC&utm_campaign=Zesto

British Columbia greenhouse gas emissions tripled by forest fires
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/it-s-alarming-wildfire-emissions-grow-to-triple-b-c-s-annual-carbon-footprint-1.4259306