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“It makes climate change worse:” Carbon credit projects claiming to regrow forests are failing

Renew Economy

The post “It makes climate change worse:” Carbon credit projects claiming to regrow forests are failing appeared first on RenewEconomy. New research from three Australian universities shows forest regrowth projects show little improvement, many going backwards.

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Farmers says climate change is biggest threat, renewables the best solution

Renew Economy

The post Farmers says climate change is biggest threat, renewables the best solution appeared first on RenewEconomy. Seven out of 10 farmers interviewed had already invested in emissions reduction efforts, by installing solar panels and batteries, electrifying farm equipment or planting trees.

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The new face of old-fashioned climate change denial

Renew Economy

Australia's government isn’t so gauche as to deny climate change out loud at a COP meeting. The post The new face of old-fashioned climate change denial appeared first on RenewEconomy. But it does support fossil fuel expansion completely at odds with the science.

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10 children’s books about climate change

GreenBiz

These titles explore the impact of climate change for young listeners and readers. Want to cultivate the next Greta Thunberg?

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We can’t fight climate change without Black voters

GreenBiz

Given that Black people are more likely to be "Alarmed" or "Concerned" about global warming than those who identified as white, we can’t fight climate change without Black voters.

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How unchecked consumerism helps drive climate change

Corporate Knights

As extreme weather events in Canada and around the world are linked to human-made climate change , there is one story that continues to be left out: the connection between climate change and the products we purchase. Our stuff, consumerism and climate change. times the product’s weight. Life cycles matter.

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Want to fight climate change? Triple global renewables target to 11TW by 2030

Renew Economy

The post Want to fight climate change? Governments shouldn't coast using fat wind and solar pipelines when they could achieve so much more, says a new report. Triple global renewables target to 11TW by 2030 appeared first on RenewEconomy.