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New research verifies: The energy sector can reach the 1.5°C target in a cost-neutral way

Based on an energy system transition model created at LUT University, a new study describes a scenario where the 1.5°C climate target in the energy…

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Climate change driving marine species poleward

Warming waters have driven thousands of ocean species poleward from the equator, threatening marine ecosystems and the livelihoods of people who depend on them, researchers…

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Gauging Economic Consensus on Climate Change

Thousands of economists have spent years or decades studying the interaction between climate change and the economic systems that underlie modern life. The views of…

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Towards a Better Understanding of Societal Responses to Climate Change

As the signs of today’s human-caused climate change become ever more alarming, research into the ways past societies responded to natural climate changes is growing…

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Wasting food just feeds climate change, new UN environment report warns

More than 930 million tonnes of food sold in 2019 landed in waste bins, according to new UN research, released on Thursday, in support of…

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New strategy to prepare EU for impact of climate change

The European Commission adopted Wednesday a new EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change, setting out a pathway to prepare for the unavoidable impacts of…

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World Bank, IMF to consider climate change in debt reduction talks

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2021 a ‘crucial year’ for climate change, UN chief tells Member States

The world is far from achieving agreed goals to reduce global warming in line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the UN Secretary-General warned…

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Climate change is a ‘global emergency’, people say in biggest ever climate poll

Almost two-thirds of over 1.2 million people surveyed worldwide say that climate change is a global emergency, urging greater action to address the crisis, results…

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Global ice loss increases at record rate

The rate at which ice is disappearing across the planet is speeding up, according to new research. And the findings also reveal that the Earth…

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