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CLIMATE CHANGE … is the most significant challenge of our time, and an opportunity of unparalleled importance.  

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Vancouver’s maritime future must be embraced

Long recognized for its scenic beauty and quality of living, Vancouver is now being recognized for its potential as a global maritime hub.
Posted On 15 May 2017
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Carbon removal is not enough to save climate

Carbon removal from the atmosphere cannot match reducing emissions of greenhouse gases as a way of slowing global warming, US analysts say.
Posted On 11 Sep 2018
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Forests cut warming better than technology

Biofuels are no easy answer to climate change. Nor is storing captured carbon dioxide. The world’s great forests cut warming better than engineered solutions can.
Posted On 11 Sep 2018
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Catastrophic Devastation or Manageable Recovery

The difference between catastrophic devastation and manageable recovery following a disastrous event often can be traced back to decisions made decades earlier.
Posted On 09 Aug 2018
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Growing risk of extreme heat and humidity

Hazards multiply when extreme heat and humidity join in lethal combination. Scientists now know exactly where this twin danger could be greatest.
Posted On 06 Aug 2018
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Forest carbon emissions are set to grow

The tropical forests could be at growing risk from climate change. And as they die, rising forest carbon emissions could threaten much of the Earth’s life.
Posted On 30 Jul 2018
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Rethinking Urban Sprawl

OECD publishes milestone report on Urban Sprawl as part of Sustainable Cities initiative
Posted On 13 Jul 2018
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Electric vehicle sales promise shock for Big Oil

If motor manufacturers are right about the prospects for electric vehicle sales, an oil price crash won’t be far behind.
Posted On 13 Jul 2018
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Clean energy is vital – but still not enough

There are some problems clean energy from wind and sun cannot solve. Two new studies provide a roadmap of the challenges ahead.
Posted On 13 Jul 2018
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Smarter renewables open up new markets

The need to stop global warming in its tracks has spurred the growth of two smarter renewables that are helping to reshape the electricity industry.
Posted On 10 Jul 2018
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