Tag: climate change
Nearly 100,000 people have signed a petition calling for the closure of a controversial oil and gas facility that has sickened residents of the U.S. Virgin Island.
"In solidarity with Indigenous leaders, we are calling for fossil fuel divestment to protect the water and climate, and the health and survival of Indigenous communities."
A genetically engineered chestnut tree may be the first to spread into forests, setting dangerous global precedents.
This is what the science suggests those very different realities could look like.
Building smart solar developments on canals and other disturbed land can make power and water infrastructure more resilient while saving water, reducing costs and helping to fight climate change.
The pressures of climate change and human land use could lead to the disappearance of unique biodiversity and vital ecological services.
As renewable energy jobs unionize, we can expect to see an increase in the size of green power companies.
With concerted efforts and investments, they could be expanded to achieve a pace and scale that will help address climate change.
“I believe we have a unique opportunity to make our communities more resilient to climate change and to help lead the transition to a clean energy economy.”