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Biogas from waste can oust fossil fuels

22 September, 2017 − What used to be considered waste is now seen as raw material for producing biogas as a viable energy alternative to nuclear and fossil fuels.

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Fresh hope raised of global warming limit

20 September, 2017 − New study says immediate reduction of fossil fuels combustion would help achieve the Paris Agreement’s global warming target of well below 2°C.

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Evaporation drains Caspian Sea level

18 September, 2017 − The impact of rising temperatures on the Caspian Sea is gradually reducing the world’s largest inland body of water to catastrophically low levels.

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Glacial melt will wreck ecosystems

15 September, 2017 – The alarming rate of glacial shrinkage worldwide threatens our current way of life, from biodiversity to tourism, hydropower to clean water supply.

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Religious call for climate solidarity

13 September, 2017 – Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew appeal for urgent global response to the ‘challenge of the ecological crisis and climate change’.

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1°C rise has massive polar impact

11 September, 2017 – ‘Most realistic ocean warming experiment to date’ reveals that even an apparently insignificant rise in temperature doubles the growth of life on Antarctic seabed.

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Silicon fires up renewable energy revolution

8  September, 2017 − Large blocks of silicon storing wind and solar power as heat are the latest innovation in the battle to replace all fossil fuels with renewable energy.

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War and warming hit Jordan water supply

6 September, 2017 − Jordan, already one of the world’s most water-poor countries, is facing a much greater frequency of droughts − exacerbated by climate change and conflict.

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Rising temperatures cut economic output

4 September, 2017 − Heat-Shield study shows that rising temperatures will affect the health and productivity of workers in Europe as well as in the world’s hottest regions.

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Warming linked to Storm Harvey devastation

31 August, 2017 – Experts warn that while climate change did not cause the storm engulfing Texas, the destructiveness of Harvey has almost certainly been intensified by global warming.

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