Climate News

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

POST COVID-19 RECOVERY

Green - or Brown? A Six month window of opportunity. Imperative to move beyond fiddling at the edges. 'Sustainable Recovery' World Energy Outlook Special Report. International Energy Agency. Overview >>

How to Talk About Climate Change

How to Talk About Climate Change in a Way that Makes a Difference ... "why it's time to get emotional about climate change" ~Dr Rebecca Huntley. Review and interview by The Climate Council, Sydney. >>

Development of the Consumer Society

The impetus for the development of the Consumer Society. Victor Lebow's advocacy of throw-away consumerism in 1955. >>

Earth Overshoot Day

Earth Overshoot Day 2020 is on 22 August, when we've used our Planet's resources allocation for the entire year. >>

Climate Anxiety

‘Overwhelming and terrifying’: the rise of climate anxiety. Experts concerned young people’s mental health particularly hit by reality of the climate crisis. (The Guardian) >>

Climate Change and Well-Being

Addressing the Impacts of Climate Change on Mental Health and Well-Being. (American Public Health Association) >>

Global Warming and Violent Behaviour

Global Warming and Violent Behaviour (Association for Psychological Science) >>

climate change and mental health

How climate change affects mental health. Yale Climate Connections >>

FOSSIL FUEL CARS

Fuel Consumption of the Car Itself, Not Including Driver or Passengers. Where the Energy Goes: Gasoline [Petrol] Vehicles >>

Hydrogen Storage

UNSW hydrogen storage technology in world-first application of its kind. Professor Aguey-Zinsou said: “The H2Store technology is a compact and transportable hydrogen storage solution. It’s an effective way to store and generate renewable energy, mitigate the fluctuation of renewable generation and increase confidence in the security of supply.” >>