French researchers forecast more intensified global warming

By |september 18th, 2019|1.5°C pathway, carbon neutrality, Climate Change, climate science, droughts, forest fires, France, heatwaves, News|

According to new forecasts, the target laid out in the Paris Climate Agreement of 1.5 degrees Celsius could be out of reach, while temperature increases might even reach 6 or 7°C by 2100. EURACTIV France reports.

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Connecting the dots to enable climate leadership at all levels

By |junij 6th, 2019|1.5°C pathway, 2030 climate and energy targets, 2050 climate strategy, cities, cities and climate change, district heating, energy performance of buildings directive, heating and cooling strategy, News|

We are running out of time to achieve the Paris Agreement goal of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2030, and need urgent and ambitious climate leadership. Cities are central to this effort – and it is crucial that we continue to enable our cities to address and solve climate challenges, writes Lars Tveen.

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Four things the EU should do to strengthen climate action before this mandate ends

By |februar 12th, 2019|1.5°C pathway, cohesion funds, Juncker Commission, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Paris Agreement, shipping emissions|

EU institutions still have time for a series of concrete actions to strengthen climate policy before their mandate ends and get their successors off to a flying start, write Sanjeev Kumar and Edward Robinson.

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With climate change, life in the Gulf could become impossible

By |december 21st, 2018|1.5°C pathway, global warming, Gulf Countries, IPCC, Middle East, News, Persian Gulf|

In the second half of the century, most of the territory bordering the Gulf, Red Sea and Arabian Sea could experience “wet bulb temperatures” making outdoor activities practically impossible, writes Jonathan Gornall, warning this could create social upheaval on the grandest of scales.

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Three ways companies and cities are taking the lead on climate change

By |december 20th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, cities and climate change, COP24, Katowice, News, Paris Agreement|

As the COP24 drew to a close last weekend, it was hard not be concerned by the political rifts the process has revealed, notably regarding the IPCC’s 1.5C report. But in the real economy there are clear reasons for optimism, writes Nicolette Bartlett.

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Climate change is a problem of politics, not science

By |december 14th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, China, climate risk, climate science, COP24, IPCC, News, Paris Agreement|

The scientific, economic and social arguments for aggressive action on climate change are powerful. Our political leaders are now at a fork in the road and our children and grandchildren are watching, write Valérie Masson-Delmotte and Jiang Kejun.

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Poland’s climate diplomacy undermined by tensions over coal

By |oktober 25th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, Climate Change, climate diplomacy, COP24, IPCC, News, Poland|

While COP24 president-designate Michał Kurtyka continues his intense climate diplomatic trail after end of pre-COP24 session 24 October in Polish Krakow showed uneven progress being made across the various negotiation tracks, the pro-coal position of Poland’s energy ministry throws sand into the process.

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The good, the bad and the ugly: The IPCC special report on global warming of 1.5°C

By |oktober 8th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, 2050 climate strategy, Climate Protection Plan 2050, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, News, Paris Agreement|

The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows keeping global warming below 1.5°C is necessary, feasible and beneficial. Rich countries must now commit to ensure their economies reach net zero emissions before 2050, writes Nick Mabey.

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‘Most important years in history’: Major UN report sounds last-minute climate alarm

By |oktober 8th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, 2030 climate and energy targets, 2050 climate strategy, Energy Roadmap 2050, IPCC, net zero, News, Paris Agreement|

Warming beyond 1.5C will unleash a frightening set of consequences and only a global transformation, beginning now, will avoid it, according to the latest report from scientists at the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). EURACTIV's media ...

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EU environment ministers to target 1.5C temperature rise, hints leaked paper

By |oktober 3rd, 2018|1.5°C pathway, Environment Council, EU strategy 2050, European Commission, IPCC, News, Paris Agreement|

EU environment ministers will refer to limiting global warming to 1.5C, when they meet on 9 October, a day after the release of the much-awaited, landmark IPCC report, according to draft conclusions seen by EURACTIV.com.

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