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On Jul 16, 2020
@dpcarrington shared
Climate change made Siberian heatwave 600 times more likely – study - Human fingerprint ‘has rarely, if ever, been clearer’ Story by @jonathanwatts https://t.co/Wk7Hh12Y8V
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Climate change made Siberian heatwave 600 times more likely – study

Climate change made Siberian heatwave 600 times more likely – study

Human fingerprint on record temperatures ‘has rarely, if ever, been clearer’

On Jul 17, 2020
@UN shared
RT @UNEP: Coordinated international action on ✅Energy-efficient & ✅Climate-friendly ❄️Cooling Could avoid as much as 460 billion tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions over the next four decades. More from our #CoolingSynthesisReport with @IEA ⤵️ #ClimateAction https://t.co/1F9emy6H9q
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Climate-friendly cooling could cut years of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and save US$ trillions: UN

Climate-friendly cooling could cut years of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and save US$ trillions: UN

As the need for cooling rises in step with world temperatures, energy-efficient, climate-friendly appliances are critical to reaching the Paris Agreement goals; 3.6 billion appliances are ...

On Jul 17, 2020
@EricHolthaus shared
RT @ayanaeliza: EXTREMELY BIG NEWS. 🎙️✨ Co-created and will be co-hosting with @abexlumberg: HOW TO SAVE A PLANET 🌎, a podcast on climate solutions. With @KendraWrites and @waldholz as reporters. 🕵🏾‍♀️🕵🏻‍♀️ Trailer Aug 6. First episode Aug 20th. On @Gimletmedia/@Spotify. https://t.co/u0SuhX4Wn0
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Gimlet Media to Launch Climate Change Podcast

Gimlet Media to Launch Climate Change Podcast

'How to Save a Planet' will be hosted by Alex Blumberg and marine biologist Ayana Elizabeth Johnson.

On Jul 16, 2020
@ChristopherNFox shared
RT @WMBtweets: The evidence is clear that climate poses a systemic risk to companies and financial markets. New @CeresNews report calls on companies to up their ambition, align all their actions, including lobbying, with climate science to address this risk. https://t.co/BYCObbWSYd https://t.co/alvyJFIejK
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Blueprint for Responsible Policy Engagement on Climate Change

Blueprint for Responsible Policy Engagement on Climate Change

The Ceres Blueprint for Responsible Policy Engagement on Climate Change offers concrete recommendations on how companies can establish systems that address climate change as a systemic risk ...

On Jul 16, 2020
@CFigueres shared
RT @CFigueres: I'm delighted @WMBtweets + @Amazon have joined forces to encourage companies to accelerate climate goals to reach #NetZero by 2040 through the #ClimatePledge driving supply chain action + support Nature-Based Solutions for business. Learn more: https://t.co/BrBUhfyD6r https://t.co/dcGMAycvaW
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Picking Up the Pace: Accelerating Business Action to Net-Zero by 2040

Picking Up the Pace: Accelerating Business Action to Net-Zero by 2040

The We Mean Business coalition is proud to announce a new partnership with Amazon. Together we will encourage companies to take a leadership position and accelerate climate goals to reach ...

On Jul 20, 2020
@ClimateDesk shared
It will take more than a rescue package to get us out of this mess. https://t.co/wY7sLpHSuL
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What if a ‘green’ economic recovery isn’t the best thing for the climate?

What if a ‘green’ economic recovery isn’t the best thing for the climate?

It will take more than a rescue package to get us out of this mess.

On Jul 16, 2020
@WMO shared
RT @MetOffice_Sci: Extreme heat in Siberia between Jan-Jun 2020, which led to 1.15 million hectares of wildfires & many other impacts, is now @ least 600 times more likely to occur due to human-caused #ClimateChange One of the strongest results of any attribution study 👉 https://t.co/Kz72493dP6 https://t.co/STWUx4Xp9X
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Prolonged Siberian heat attributed to climate change

Prolonged Siberian heat attributed to climate change

Prolonged Siberian heat almost impossible without climate change - attribution study

On Jul 20, 2020
@NOAAClimate shared
RT @CIRESnews: A new @UTSC-led study with CIRES coauthor @JenKayCU finds that we can expect the collapse of most polar bear populations by the end of the century if global warming continues. #polarbears will go longer periods without food, with devastating consequences. https://t.co/7R8Fx58ecI https://t.co/xif4zUJWCj
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Climate Change Threatens Polar Bears

Climate Change Threatens Polar Bears

A new U of T Scarborough-led study with CIRES coauthors finds that we can expect the collapse of most polar bear populations by the end of the century if global warming continues at the ...