Tag: Climate Change

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Cities aren’t using their key tool for climate action: Urban planning

Cities aren’t using their key tool for climate action: Urban planning Too much of today’s conversation focuses on energy generation rather than urban design, land-use planning and zoning interventions. MIHIR PRAKASH DARCY JONES SEPTEMBER 11, 2017 Cities generate two-thirds of global energy demand and greenhouse-gas … Continue reading Cities aren’t using their key tool for climate action: Urban planning

Human-Driven Global Warming Is Biggest Threat to Polar Bears, Report Says

By Erica Goode JAN. 9, 2017 Federal wildlife officials on Monday called climate change the biggest threat to the survival of the polar bear and warned that without decisive action to combat global warming, the bears would almost certainly disappear from much of the Arctic. … Continue reading Human-Driven Global Warming Is Biggest Threat to Polar Bears, Report Says