A digest of interesting news about climate change from around the world, compiled by us.
Alternative to Mining Rare Metals
Electric Vehicles and Solar batteries utilise rare metals and their mining is creating and adding to pollution problems. Is there an alternative? Deep.Green Mining thinks Polymetallic Nodules on the ocean floor may be a cleaner source with near zero pollution. >>
Global Renewables Outlook: Energy transformation 2050
'The Global Renewables Outlook shows the path to create a sustainable future energy system. This flagship report highlights climate-safe investment options until 2050, the policy framework needed for the transition and the challenges faced by different regions.' >>
'How Economics Has Underestimated Climate Damage and Encouraged Inaction' David Spratt (Australian National University) Alia Armistead (currently studying Environments & Society at RMIT University) Ian Dunlop (formerly an international oil, gas and coal industry executive) >>