A digest of interesting news about climate change from around the world, compiled by us.
'Industrial Evolution - Making British Manufacturing Sustainable'
This is a Report from the UK Manufacturing Commission Inquiry into Industrial Sustainability in which vital measures are outlined that government and industry should take to ensure that British manufacturing is here to stay.Deals with Industrial Sustainability through to Circular Economy. >>
Update ... Gelion battery (gelion.com)Making development progress on the battery that is fire resistant, produced with affordable components that aren't environmentally problematic. Launched at the Smart Energy Conference in Sydney on 2 April http://www.gelion.com/news/gelion-presents-its-battery-solution-to-smart-energy-conference/ Commercialisation Timelinehttp://www.gelion.com/timeline/ Technical details on the battery >>
Canadian High Arctic Thawing
Climate change drives widespread and rapid thermokarst development in very cold permafrost in the Canadian High ArcticThawing occuring at an accelerated rate. Research by Louise M. Farquharson and others https://www.louisefarquharson.com/research-1#! Full report can be freely downloaded at:https://www.are.na/block/4467815 Research published in Geophysical Research Letters. >>
The 21st-century great food transformation
"We can no longer feed our population a healthy diet while balancing planetary resources. ....The publication now of Food in the Anthropocene: the EAT– Lancet Commission on healthy diets from sustainable food systems could be neither more timely nor more urgent. " Free to download from The Lancet UK, (16 January 2019 issue), but they request Registration.