Top news of the week: 15.09.2020.

#ClimateAction #COVID19 #UnitedInScience #ParisAgreement #EndClimateSilence #ClimateCrisis #CaliforniaFires #ClimateChange #LCVVF #MattDamon

Future Of Climate

On Sep 10, 2020
@meganrowling shared
RT @antonioguterres: The five-year period since the since the signing of the #ParisAgreement will be the hottest on human record, according to new #UnitedInScience report. We must turn the recovery from #COVID19 into an opportunity by taking #ClimateAction. https://t.co/zgw3JL5xmS https://t.co/MLVhmigbIJ
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United in Science report: Climate Change has not stopped for COVID19

United in Science report: Climate Change has not stopped for COVID19

Climate change has not stopped for COVID19. Greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere are at record levels and continue to increase. Emissions are heading in the direction of ...

On Sep 10, 2020
@LeoDiCaprio shared
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California's wildfires show how climate change is making forced evacuations and power shut-offs the norm

California's wildfires show how climate change is making forced evacuations and power shut-offs the norm

California's Sierra National Forest was quickly surrounded by raging fires as helicopters airlifted hundreds of people. From a scenic retreat to an urgent recovery mission, the contrast is ...

On Sep 10, 2020
@ClimatePower shared
RT @jamieclimate: If you know a journalist, reporter, editor or producer, please send them this oped. The media is ultimately just people making decisions about what to cover — it’s time to decide to #EndClimateSilence forever. https://t.co/SLSFodmEXS
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Americans want climate change news. Media should give it to them

Americans want climate change news. Media should give it to them

More than 7 in 10 Americans (72 percent) say that if there is a connection between an extreme weather event and climate change, they want to hear about it in the news.

On Sep 11, 2020
@CeresNews shared
“Climate change poses a major risk to the stability of the U.S. financial system and to its ability to sustain the American economy,” says CFTC task force in a groundbreaking new report. 👇 https://t.co/zwfCQEXjLc
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CFTC report: Climate change poses serious risk to financial system

CFTC report: Climate change poses serious risk to financial system

“Climate change poses a major risk to the stability of the U.S. financial system and to its ability to sustain the American economy,” the CFTC task force said in its report.

On Sep 9, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Despite the importance of the contested Senate races for the future of U.S. policy on climate change, and indeed, for global cooperation on a solution, climate change is not considered a top issue in any of those contests. https://t.co/iNfGmf8Xb5 by @mlavelles via @insideclimate
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In the Battle Over the Senate, Both Parties’ Candidates Are Playing to the Middle on Climate Change

In the Battle Over the Senate, Both Parties’ Candidates Are Playing to the Middle on Climate Change

Advocates for action on global warming want to oust Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and put Democrats in charge. But real progress will take more than that.

On Sep 10, 2020
@ClimatePower shared
"These kinds of dystopian weather events, happening often at the same time, are exactly what scientists have been warning about for decades." The #climatecrisis is here, and Trump's science denial is fueling it. https://t.co/KynkDJ3ERI
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Wildfires and weather extremes: It's not coincidence, it's climate change

Wildfires and weather extremes: It's not coincidence, it's climate change

These kinds of dystopian weather events, happening often at the same time, are exactly what scientists have been warning about.

On Sep 14, 2020
@WRIClimate shared
Join the launch of the new #AmericasPledge analysis now with @MikeBloomberg @JerryBrownGov @PEspinosaC #MattDamon @FawnSharp @ViLyles @GovRaimondo @MayorOfLA: https://t.co/nXfAzE1XOY #climateaction
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Introducing the Bloomberg Green Festival

Introducing the Bloomberg Green Festival

The Bloomberg Green Festival will be a true thought leadership experience operating at the crossroads of sustainability, design, culture, food, technology, science, politics and ...

On Sep 13, 2020
@UN shared
The climate crisis has not stopped amid #COVID19. With greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at record levels & continuing to increase, we need #ClimateAction more than ever. Latest in "United in Science" report. https://t.co/yha9SQDK4F
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United in Science report: Climate change has not stopped for COVID19

United in Science report: Climate change has not stopped for COVID19

Climate change has not stopped for COVID19. Greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere are at record levels and continue to increase. Emissions are heading in the direction of ...