Climate News

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

Existential Climate Related Security Risk

The Third Degree: Evidence and implications for Australia of existential climate-related security risk.  This latest discussion paper provides supporting evidence for the contentious 3°C scenario.  >>

U N Secretary-General's warning on Climate Emergency

"... the world is facing a grave climate emergency"  - António Guterres, UN Secretary-General  Speech: Secretary-General's remarks to Climate Summit Preparatory Meeting  >>

Climate Change likely to ruin the viability of farms in dryer localities of Australia.

The 2019 annual Risk Management Report of the Commonwealth Bank outlines their approach to this issue from page 50 of that report 'Our approach to addressing climate change'. Download  >>

Assessing the Global Climate in June 2019

"Warmest June on record for the globe, record-low Antarctic sea ice extent" National Centres for Environmental Information (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA) Article  >>

Adaptive responses of animals

'Adaptive responses of animals to climate change are most likely insufficient' A significant lag in animal's adaptation to the rate of climate change. Report published in Nature Journal  >>

Impacts of Climate Change on Workers Health and Safety

• Specific Work-Related Hazards of Climate Change • What Needs to Be Done Article  >>

Creating a Sustainable Food Future

The Great Balancing Act (Installment One) "...feed more than 9 billion people by 2050" Article - (Report download link on that page Click Download Options) >>

Earth Overshoot Day 2019

Earth Overshoot Day 2019 is 29 July, when we've used our Planet's resources allocation for the entire year. Article >>

Electric Transport Revolution Set To Spread

Electric Transport Revolution Set To Spread Rapidly Into Light and Medium Commercial Vehicle Market. Bloomberg article and Report (click on 'Read excerpts from the report here') >>

E V Charging Stations in Australia and New Zealand

For their locations scroll down to bottom of page for the location map. >