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Countries breathe life into the Paris climate agreement

By Karl Mathiesen Megan Darby and Sara Stefanini At the UN summit in Poland, nearly 200 governments agreed rules to put the historic pact into action, but failed to make strong push for faster emissions cuts The post Countries breathe life into the Paris climate agreement appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For…

How To Opt Out Of Animal Agriculture & Live Plant Based

By Daryl Elliott With the climate generally growing warmer, and with animal agriculture contributing more than its fair share of greenhouse gases and other pollutants to the environment, more and more environmentalists and people, in general, are going plant-based. This article is a part of a series of articles on the environmental impact of the…

Countries Increase Climate Financing At CO24

By Joshua S Hill Countries attending the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), better known as COP24, have made several new climate finance commitments, increasing existing commitments to both the World Bank Group’s Adaptation Fund and the Green Climate Fund. Read Full Article Here For more…

Colorado launches Clean Energy Fund, modeled after green banks

By Michelle Froese Colorado Governor. John Hickenlooper has joined the Colorado Energy Office (CEO) and the Coalition for Green Capital to launch the Colorado Clean Energy Fund. This fund is part of the implementation of the Colorado Climate Plan, which was updated in 2018. Colorado has launched its own version of a green bank with…

15-Year-Old Greta Thunberg Speaks Truth To Power In Katowice

By Steve Hanley 15-year-old Greta Thunberg of Sweden took the stage at the COP 24 climate conference in Katowice, Poland this week to castigate world leaders for their lack of concerted action to prevent an existential crisis as the world gets hotter. Much like the apocryphal tale of the small child who dared point out…

3 Simple Tasks To Improve Your Carbon Footprint

By Kyle Field Climate change is our new reality, but the fact of the matter is, no matter how much we believe that it is happening and that we humans are the cause, most humans continue to live lives that put more carbon up in the atmosphere day after day Read Full Article Here For…

Cracking the Code Between Smart Building Technology and HVAC Systems

By Duane Kobayashi Many believe that a smart building has been enhanced with intelligent systems and implements green building concepts. That is far from the truth. A smart building uses a combination of multiple technologies, automated controls and decision-supporting software that provides a rapid and responsive environment. Frequently, they help in enhancing the efficiency and…

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