Climate Change Influencer
Fonditel joins the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change   
(Friday - November 29, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: Europe - Spanish pension fund management company Fonditel Pensiones has joined the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCG), becoming the first institutional investor from Spain joining such initiative. IIGCG is the...
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Letters to the Editor: Climate catastrophe is inevitable unless humans revolutionize the way we live   
(Friday - November 29, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Los Angeles Times - To the editor: The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change estimates that we cannot add more than 1 trillion tons of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere if we are to not exceed a 2-degrees Celsius rise in the...
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These Climate Change Tipping Points May Have Already Been Reached: 'We Now Pose a Threat to Our Current Civilisation'   
(Thursday - November 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Newsweek - Tipping points are thresholds that, once passed, can trigger rapid changes to climate systems. These were first described by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) two decades ago. At that time it was...
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Give Us This Day Our Daily Catch   
(Thursday - November 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Christianity Today - Last month, the United Nations released a sobering report about the state of the earth’s oceans. The 1,200-page document, issued by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), reported warming water temperatures...
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Climate tipping points — too risky to bet against   
(Thursday - November 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Nature - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) introduced the idea of tipping points two decades ago. At that time, these ‘large-scale discontinuities’ in the climate system were considered likely only if global...
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Climate change driving entire planet to dangerous 'tipping point‘   
(Thursday - November 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: National Geographic news on MSN.com - “Passing tipping points … entails a huge risk to financial assets, economic stability and life as we know it today,” says Stephanie Pfeifer, CEO of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC),...
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UN Cites Bleak Outlook for Global Temps; U.S. CO2 Levels Climb in 2018   
(Thursday - November 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Natural Gas Intel - “If the world warms by more than 1.5 degrees, we will see more frequent, and intense, climate impacts -- as the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has demonstrated in several hard hitting reports -- such as the...
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Would Trump's reelection lead to climate catastrophe'   
(Thursday - November 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: E&E - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change put a fine point on these warnings last year, calling for a dramatic 50% cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. But progress has been slow. Atmospheric carbon just hit a new record...
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Climate change set to define sustainability agenda in 2020   
(Wednesday - November 27, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Just-Food - Indeed, the UN-led effort in pursuit of the 2015 Paris climate goals is itself in dire need of new impetus. While last October's bleak report from the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has increased public...
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Massachusetts bill would block logging, let state forests keep their carbon   
(Wednesday - November 27, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Ars Technica - We're going to have to do more than just reduce greenhouse gas emissions to combat climate change, according to an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report issued last year. Given our current emissions trajectory, we'll...
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