An aerial view shows agricultural fields as California faces its worst drought since 1977, in Mundo, California, U.S., July 4, 2021. Picture taken with a drone REUTERS/Aude Guerrucci Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register Jan 27 (Reuters) – Insurance payments to U.S. farmers for crops lost to droughts and flooding have risen […]

A new Facebook data centre in a small Dutch town may soon be using two times more energy annually than the whole town put together. The social media giant, now known as Meta, has provoked criticism from environmental groups in the country amid fears the data centre could make the Netherlands miss its climate goals. […]

Executive Summary  As part of President Biden’s climate change mitigation strategy, the Build Back Better Act (BBBA) includes tax credits for electric vehicle (EV) purchases and for green energy production.  These credits come with union labor requirements and could have a dramatic impact on the labor market for EVs and clean energy production, including in right-to-work states.  Saddling the BBBA’s climate provisions with union work requirements also could make it more challenging for manufacturers to make and sell EVs and products that facilitate […]

On Sky Information Breakfast with Niall Paterson: – Chancellor Rishi Sunak will say at present that corporations who management round 40% of worldwide property will align themselves to the Paris Settlement 1.5C warming restrict; – four-year-old Cleo Smith is discovered alive after disappearing greater than two weeks in the past in Western Australia; – and […]

Fb advertisers promoted false and deceptive claims about local weather change on the platform in current weeks, simply because the COP26 convention was getting underway. Days after Fb’s vp of worldwide affairs, Nick Clegg, touted the corporate’s efforts to fight local weather misinformation in a weblog because the Glasgow summit started, conservative media community Newsmax […]

The 2-week local weather convention in Glasgow that concluded Friday shone a highlight on the hurt local weather change inflicts on girls and households on the earth’s most susceptible nations. Girls, who typically maintain lead roles in offering meals and well being care for his or her households, are on the entrance traces, in response […]

Fb could also be altering its company title, however it’s nonetheless peddling local weather misinformation. Based on a brand new report from the advocacy group Cease Funding Warmth and the advert hoc group of activists known as the Actual Fb Oversight Board, the platform’s current mechanisms don’t go practically far sufficient to rein in false […]

World local weather pledges are drastically off observe and will result in a rise in greenhouse gasoline emissions of almost a fifth by 2030 if nations don’t elevate their ambitions, a UN evaluation of nationwide targets has warned. The announcement, lower than every week forward of the UK-hosted COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, was compounded […]

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