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Monthly report: November 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 192 influencers like CDP and Andy Revkin, discussing hashtags such as #ClimateAction , #ParisAgreement and #ClimateCrisis.
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Wall Street increasingly weighs risk from climate change

On Nov 18, 2019
@CDP shared
Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating companies to assess what they are doing to address the risks of #ClimateChange. This is why businesses & cities are taking action and reporting to CDP today. Further details via @Reuters: https://t.co/lzqBo4k9GP https://t.co/OgVA3d6tK1
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In the wake of two years of devastating wildfires in California, Wall Street is ...

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On Nov 18, 2019
@CDP shared
Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating companies to assess what they are doing to address the risks of #ClimateChange. This is why businesses & cities are taking action and reporting to CDP today. Further details via @Reuters: https://t.co/lzqBo4k9GP https://t.co/OgVA3d6tK1
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Wall Street increasingly weighs risk from climate change

Wall Street increasingly weighs risk from climate change

In the wake of two years of devastating wildfires in California, Wall Street is ...

Increasing precipitation whiplash in twenty-first century California

On Nov 4, 2019
@HeidiCullen shared
New @nature study finds climate change increasing the likelihood of extreme dry-to-wet precipitation events in California. In other words, a small shift in average precipitation, but big increase in extremes. Not good. Nice overview here: https://t.co/6WrE3iOmKr #CAwx #CAFire https://t.co/0zp7ARdJuK
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Note: This special Weather West article focuses on new peer-reviewed scientific research that my colleagues and I recently published in Nature Climate Change. Overview: small shift in average precipitation, but big increase in extremes Previous studies have found that future ...

weatherwest.com
On Nov 4, 2019
@HeidiCullen shared
New @nature study finds climate change increasing the likelihood of extreme dry-to-wet precipitation events in California. In other words, a small shift in average precipitation, but big increase in extremes. Not good. Nice overview here: https://t.co/6WrE3iOmKr #CAwx #CAFire https://t.co/0zp7ARdJuK
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Increasing precipitation whiplash in twenty-first century California

Increasing precipitation whiplash in twenty-first century California

Note: This special Weather West article focuses on new peer-reviewed scientific research that my colleagues and I recently published in Nature Climate Change. Overview: small shift in ...

Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say

On Nov 29, 2019
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @futureoffoodorg: During our event at #ClimateWeekNYC @davidnabarro and @NASAGISS's Cynthia Rosenzweig spoke to @nelehmorgan @devex about why food system transformation needs everyone at the table. More here: https://t.co/jRibULvxw3 #ClimateAction #foodsystemtransformation
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Food security issues are expected to be increasingly exacerbated by climate change, causing challenges of overconsumption, environmental degradation, and underproduction. Can a multistakeholder approach help tackle the problems?

www.devex.com
On Nov 29, 2019
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @futureoffoodorg: During our event at #ClimateWeekNYC @davidnabarro and @NASAGISS's Cynthia Rosenzweig spoke to @nelehmorgan @devex about why food system transformation needs everyone at the table. More here: https://t.co/jRibULvxw3 #ClimateAction #foodsystemtransformation
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Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say

Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say

Food security issues are expected to be increasingly exacerbated by climate change, causing challenges of overconsumption, environmental degradation, and underproduction. Can a ...

Woodward County, Oklahoma: Why do so many here doubt climate change?

On Nov 5, 2019
@Revkin shared
An invaluable #sustcomm experiment, and a successful one to m eye! Kind of inverted version of @jdsutter's 2 Degrees journey in 2015. (My favorite installment of John's series was on lessons from listening to climate skeptics in OK: https://t.co/tYXEnkihvP) https://t.co/klDUd1HDC9
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CNN's John D. Sutter visits Woodward County, Oklahoma, which has one of the highest rates of skepticism about climate change in the United States.

edition.cnn.com
On Nov 5, 2019
@Revkin shared
An invaluable #sustcomm experiment, and a successful one to m eye! Kind of inverted version of @jdsutter's 2 Degrees journey in 2015. (My favorite installment of John's series was on lessons from listening to climate skeptics in OK: https://t.co/tYXEnkihvP) https://t.co/klDUd1HDC9
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Woodward County, Oklahoma: Why do so many here doubt climate change?

Woodward County, Oklahoma: Why do so many here doubt climate change?

CNN's John D. Sutter visits Woodward County, Oklahoma, which has one of the highest rates of skepticism about climate change in the United States.

Walking the Talk Trending: CDP, LA, NYC Call for Radical Shift in Companies’ Treatment of Forests

On Nov 23, 2019
@CDP shared
Our research shows that leading companies are failing to reach their 2020 net zero targets. As a result, Indigenous activists in New York & LA demand to move towards a more plant-based diet. Further details via @SustainBrands: https://t.co/GyfXtUGlkZ https://t.co/Ny4gaDoK1U
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New CDP research says industry 2020 zero-deforestation commitments are now impossible; and Councilmembers and Indigenous activists in New York and LA call for a boycott of Brazilian meat companies and a shift toward plant-based diets.

sustainablebrands.com
On Nov 23, 2019
@CDP shared
Our research shows that leading companies are failing to reach their 2020 net zero targets. As a result, Indigenous activists in New York & LA demand to move towards a more plant-based diet. Further details via @SustainBrands: https://t.co/GyfXtUGlkZ https://t.co/Ny4gaDoK1U
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Walking the Talk Trending: CDP, LA, NYC Call for Radical Shift in Companies’ Treatment of Forests

Walking the Talk Trending: CDP, LA, NYC Call for Radical Shift in Companies’ Treatment of Forests

New CDP research says industry 2020 zero-deforestation commitments are now impossible; and Councilmembers and Indigenous activists in New York and LA call for a boycott of Brazilian meat ...

Why Walmart and Other Companies Are Sticking With the Paris Climate Deal

On Nov 6, 2019
@WRIClimate shared
RT @AndrewSteerWRI: While the Trump administration is stepping back from the #ParisAgreement, 3,800 American companies are not. Together, these entities represent nearly 70% of the country’s GDP. Read why companies are still in: https://t.co/QVO4NOlQFb https://t.co/Ivy3sW8iIe
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President Trump’s decision to pull out will hurt the economy and the planet.

www.nytimes.com
On Nov 6, 2019
@WRIClimate shared
RT @AndrewSteerWRI: While the Trump administration is stepping back from the #ParisAgreement, 3,800 American companies are not. Together, these entities represent nearly 70% of the country’s GDP. Read why companies are still in: https://t.co/QVO4NOlQFb https://t.co/Ivy3sW8iIe
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Why Walmart and Other Companies Are Sticking With the Paris Climate Deal

Why Walmart and Other Companies Are Sticking With the Paris Climate Deal

President Trump’s decision to pull out will hurt the economy and the planet.

A 'Big Short' Investor's New Bet: Climate Change Will Bust the Housing Market

On Nov 10, 2019
@UCSUSA shared
"They could be purchasing one of the 311,000 coastal homes that is projected to be chronically flooded within the next 30 years, meaning those properties are at risk of becoming worthless before their mortgages are even paid off." https://t.co/bGX0cgfJY9
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David Burt was one of the few who predicted the 2008 financial crisis. He's gambling that history is going to repeat itself soon.

www.vice.com
On Nov 10, 2019
@UCSUSA shared
"They could be purchasing one of the 311,000 coastal homes that is projected to be chronically flooded within the next 30 years, meaning those properties are at risk of becoming worthless before their mortgages are even paid off." https://t.co/bGX0cgfJY9
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A 'Big Short' Investor's New Bet: Climate Change Will Bust the Housing Market

A 'Big Short' Investor's New Bet: Climate Change Will Bust the Housing Market

David Burt was one of the few who predicted the 2008 financial crisis. He's gambling that history is going to repeat itself soon.

The Fight for Climate Optimism

On Nov 7, 2019
@ClimateGroup shared
“If we’re going to beat the worst consequences of a changing climate, we need to move from words to action and take a multi-stakeholder approach,” says @SuzanneDiBianca, Chief Impact Officer at @Salesforce. #ClimateWeekNYC #RE100 https://t.co/k8C2xmkQbP
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By Suzanne DiBianca, Chief Impact Officer and EVP of Corporate Relations, Salesforce “This is not a climate negotiation summit. You don’t negotiate with nature. This is a climate action summit,” proclaimed the United Nations Secretary-General in his opening speech at the UN Climate ...

www.climateweeknyc.org
On Nov 7, 2019
@ClimateGroup shared
“If we’re going to beat the worst consequences of a changing climate, we need to move from words to action and take a multi-stakeholder approach,” says @SuzanneDiBianca, Chief Impact Officer at @Salesforce. #ClimateWeekNYC #RE100 https://t.co/k8C2xmkQbP
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The Fight for Climate Optimism

The Fight for Climate Optimism

By Suzanne DiBianca, Chief Impact Officer and EVP of Corporate Relations, Salesforce “This is not a climate negotiation summit. You don’t negotiate with nature. This is a climate action ...

Top Influencers

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We run the global environmental disclosure system for business & subnational governments. Voted #1 for climate research by investors. Founding member @WMBtweets

Follow 23.8k Followers

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Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward planet at @propublica.The rest? Family, friends, hikes, books https://t.co/DmavG57ihz, songs https://t.co/7Jew6ToJxQ

Follow 78.7k Followers

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Husband/Dad. Advocate for social justice, sustainable development, clean energy & tackling climate change. Work at nonprofit @CeresNews. Tweets=mine.

Follow 13.7k Followers

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Founded by @algore, we’re bringing the world together to stop climate change and create a healthy and prosperous future powered by clean energy.

Follow 344.2k Followers

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Updates from World Resources Institute's Climate Program

Follow 23.2k Followers

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Climate change, energy, food, forests, water, sustainable cities, governance, finance, business, economics. Tweet/Like ≠ endorsement. Tweets by @lauraleedooley

Follow 136.3k Followers

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Changing the conversation on climate change. Providing you with a daily update on all things climate: http://t.co/p81UPbOpYf

Follow 15.1k Followers

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Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself.

Follow 268.6k Followers

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Daily low carbon economy news, facts, live events & #ClimateTV leader interviews. Follow #CWNYC #RE100 #EP100 and #StatesandRegions

Follow 117.4k Followers

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Mobilizing investor and business leadership for a sustainable world. Tweets are not endorsements.

Follow 34.0k Followers

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Stockholm Environment Institute climate & policy research team, working at 7 centres worldwide. We post highlights of our work & interesting items we encounter.

Follow 26.7k Followers

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The official World Bank Twitter feed. The World Bank's mission is to fight poverty with passion and professionalism for lasting results.

Follow 2.3M Followers

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The world's leading liberal voice since 1821. Find us on Instagram https://t.co/tXj8S3ioRV

Follow 6.4M Followers

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Founded in 1845, Scientific American is the authoritative source for the science discoveries and technology innovations that matter.

Follow 2.4M Followers

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Natural Resources Defense Council | The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 247.7k Followers

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Climate scientist @ClimateCentral. Chief Science Advisor for @YEARSofLIVING. @SeeingEyeInc puppy raiser. Author of The Weather of the Future.

Follow 14.5k Followers

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The Union of Concerned Scientists puts rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet's most pressing problems. I'm Carmen — I handle social media.

Follow 43.1k Followers

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Our mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Working in 69 countries, all 50 U.S. states and your backyard.

Follow 766.8k Followers

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Official Twitter account of the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment). Follow our senior leadership: @ErikSolheim & @IbrahimThiaw

Follow 605.6k Followers

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Policy and Communications Director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at LSE. But these views are my own.

Follow 8.1k Followers