A Move to Mandate 100% Carbon-Free Electricity

A Move to Mandate 100% Carbon-Free Electricity

WRAL.com August 14, 2018 California has been a leader in trying to counter the forces contributing to climate change, from its stringent standards for auto emissions to its mandate that 50 percent of the state’s electricity come from carbon-free sources by 2030.  Now,...
Tourism the carbon culprit

Tourism the carbon culprit

TRR WEEKLY May 9, 2018 BONN, 9 May 2018: Domestic and international tourism account for 8% of greenhouse gas emissions, four times more than previously estimated, according to a study published Monday. The multi-trillion dollar industry’s carbon footprint is expanding...
Bonn morning brief: No negotiating text this week

Bonn morning brief: No negotiating text this week

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS May 08, 2018 Before delegates arrived in Bonn for interim climate talks, expectations were raised they could produce a ‘negotiating text’ for the rulebook of the Paris Agreement. That text would form the basis for talks in December in Poland. One...
Booming tourism emits 8% of greenhouse gases, study shows

Booming tourism emits 8% of greenhouse gases, study shows

CHANNEL NEWS ASIA May 08, 2018 BONN, Germany: Tourism is responsible for a 12th of world greenhouse gas emissions, and a vacation boom is complicating a global drive to slow climate change, scientists said on Monday (May 7). Emissions from tourism, mostly by domestic...
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