Carrying capacity, Carbon dioxide, Ecological footprint, Ecology, Sustainability, Climate

Earth Overshoot Day: #MoveTheDate?

On Aug 24, 2020
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The impact of lockdown on emissions from transport and industry has shifted Earth Overshoot Day more than three weeks back in comparison to 2019 - but we need to do more. https://t.co/PGSHAYKt0h
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The impact of lockdown on emissions from transport and industry has shifted Earth Overshoot Day more than three weeks back in comparison to 2019 - but we need to do more.

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On Aug 24, 2020
@the_ecologist shared
The impact of lockdown on emissions from transport and industry has shifted Earth Overshoot Day more than three weeks back in comparison to 2019 - but we need to do more. https://t.co/PGSHAYKt0h
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Earth Overshoot Day: #MoveTheDate?

Earth Overshoot Day: #MoveTheDate?

The impact of lockdown on emissions from transport and industry has shifted Earth Overshoot Day more than three weeks back in comparison to 2019 - but we need to do more.

Earth Overshoot Day: How businesses can 'move the date' to create a sustainable future

Earth Overshoot Day: How businesses can 'move the date' to create a sustainable future

Today (1 August) marks Earth Overshoot Day, the date when humanity consumes more from nature than the planet can renew in a year. The urgent need to "move to the date" back is clear and ...

Global Footprint Network promotes real-world solutions that #MoveTheDate, accelerating the transition to one-planet prosperity

Global Footprint Network promotes real-world solutions that #MoveTheDate, accelerating the transition to one-planet prosperity

We can’t use 1.75 without destructive consequences,” said Mathis Wackernagel, co-inventor of Ecological Footprint accounting and founder of Global Footprint Network. Accelerate solutions to ...

Earth Overshoot Day: #MoveTheDate

Earth Overshoot Day: #MoveTheDate

Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humankind consumes more natural resources than the planet can replenish in a given year. In 2019, that date is July 29th.

‘Earth Overshoot Day’ Is This Week

‘Earth Overshoot Day’ Is This Week

Also, a pair of victories for oil and gas that could be short-lived

We Would Need 5 Planets if the Rest of the World Ate as Much Meat as the U.S., New Report Says

We Would Need 5 Planets if the Rest of the World Ate as Much Meat as the U.S., New Report Says

A new report on Earth Overshoot Day says we can protect and prolong our natural resources and reduce climate change if we reduce meat consumption.

Humans have used a year’s worth of Earth’s resources in just seven months

Humans have used a year’s worth of Earth’s resources in just seven months

Earth Overshoot Day comes earlier each year because of ecological damage caused by humanity

The Sustainable Development Trifecta: Life Efficiency, Energy Efficiency, Clean Energy

The Sustainable Development Trifecta: Life Efficiency, Energy Efficiency, Clean Energy

Although they are very powerful, it is unrealistic to expect these sustainable development tools to reduce the emissions of rapidly growing developing nations at the required rate. But the ...

Brazilian pioneer turns trash to treasure as Earth Overshoot Day shows planet in peril

Brazilian pioneer turns trash to treasure as Earth Overshoot Day shows planet in peril

On 29 July 2019, humanity logged a new dismal record, exhausting nature’s resource budget for the whole year with over five months to go. This is the earliest Earth Overshoot Day ever, and ...

Earth’s Annual Resources Budget Consumed in Just 7 Months

Earth’s Annual Resources Budget Consumed in Just 7 Months

UN Climate Change News, 31 July 2018 – On August 1, the world will reach Earth Overshoot Day, the day when humanity will have used up nature’s renew...