Climate News

A digest of interesting news about climate change from around the world, compiled by us.

Global Footprint 2021

2021 Edition of the National Footprint and Biocapacity Accounts (Global Footprint Network) >

Venice is flooding

Preventing Venice from flooding (The Mose System) >

Australian Sustainable Finance Roadmap

'The Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative has been established to set out a roadmap for realigning the finance sector to support greater social, environmental and economic outcomes for the country.' (Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative) >

Water for Agriculture

Desalination ...'fresh water or at a quality suitable for livestock from a brackish or saline source'... (Moerk Water) >

Native Grains Production

Study finds economic window for native grains production. Most extensive paddock-to-plate native grains study to date  (Sydney University) >

The Climate Transparency Report 2020

'The Climate Transparency Report (previously known as "Brown to Green Report") is the world’s most comprehensive annual review of G20 countries’ climate action and their transition to a net-zero emissions economy.' >

Towards Digital Sobriety

Lean ICT '...environmental impacts (rebound effects) related to the growing use of digital are constantly underestimated due to the devices miniaturization and the "invisibility" of the related infrastructures.' (The Shift Project, Paris) >

CLIMATE CHANGE ATTITUDES

Climate of the Nation 2020 'Tracking Australia’s attitudes towards climate change and energy.' (Research by The Australia Institute, Canberra.)  >

World Economic Outlook, October 2020

A Long and Difficult Ascent. > International Monetary Fund Specifically check Chapter 3: Mitigating Climate Change 'Without further action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the planet is on course to reach temperatures not seen in millions of years, with potentially catastrophic implications.' >

Reducing House Losses During Wildfires

Options for reducing house-losses during wildfires without clearing trees and shrubs. (ScienceDirect journal) >