Category Archives: Climate Change

Opinion | Make America Graze Again – By Margaret Renkl – The New York Times

By Margaret Renkl Contributing Opinion Writer April 22, 2019 11 Ewe lambs grazing.CreditWilliam DeShazer for The New York Times “NASHVILLE — Just past the intersection of Highway 70 and Old Hickory Boulevard, in the Bellevue section of Nashville, stands a tiny … Continue reading

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In a Poor Kenyan Community Cheap Antibiotics Fuel Deadly Drug-Resistant Infections – The New York Times

By Andrew Jacobs and Matt Richtel April 7, 2019,  11 NAIROBI, Kenya — Four days after her toddler’s health took a turn for the worse, his tiny body wracked by fever, diarrhea and vomiting, Sharon Mbone decided it was time … Continue reading

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These Countries Have Prices on Carbon. Are They Working? – By BRAD PLUMER and NADJA POPOVICH – The New York Times

By BRAD PLUMER and NADJA POPOVICH APRIL 2, 2019 NORWAY NATIONAL PRICE ON CARBON ICELAND CANADA EUROPEAN UNION UKRAINE KAZAKHSTAN SWITZERLAND SOUTH KOREA LIECHTENSTEIN LOCAL PRICE ON CARBON California SCHEDULED PRICE ON CARBON JAPAN Mass., N.Y. and seven other states … Continue reading

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Scotland is betting on tidal energy | PBS NewsHour Weekend – December 2018

As Scotland transitions from fossil fuels to renewable energy, it is investing in an unexpected source: tidal currents. Similar to wind turbines, which sit above ground, tidal turbines are one hundred feet below water and use tides instead of wind … Continue reading

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Opinion | Can Exxon Mobil Protect Mozambique From Climate Change? – By Leigh Elston – The New York Times

By Leigh Elston Ms. Elston writes about the energy industry in sub-Saharan Africa. March 26, 2019 A A A family stranded after Cyclone Ida in the Buzi District of Mozambique last Thursday.CreditCreditSiphiwe Sibeko/Reuters “MAPUTO, Mozambique — On Tuesday evening, five … Continue reading

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Copenhagen Wants to Show How Cities Can Fight Climate Change – The New York Times

By Somini Sengupta      Photographs by Charlotte de la Fuente March 25, 2019,   189 COPENHAGEN — Can a city cancel out its greenhouse gas emissions? Copenhagen intends to, and fast. By 2025, this once-grimy industrial city aims to be … Continue reading

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Becoming Greta: ‘Invisible Girl’ to Global Climate Activist With Bumps Along the Way – By Somini Sengupta – The New York Times

By Somini Sengupta Feb. 18, 2019,  159 c STOCKHOLM — It’s complicated being Greta. Small, shy, survivor of crippling depression, Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish girl skipping school to shame the world into addressing climate change, drew a parade of … Continue reading

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Editorial | Grown-Ups Get a Scolding on Climate – The New York Times

Inspired by a Swedish teenager, students around the world on Friday will protest political inaction. By The Editorial Board The editorial board represents the opinions of the board, its editor and the publisher. It is separate from the newsroom and … Continue reading

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No One Is Taking Your Hamburgers. But Would It Even Be a Good Idea? – by Kendra Pierre-Louis – The New York Times

. . . .    . . .    “The beef with beef Agriculture was responsible for 9 percent of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States in 2016, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. While the sectors with the … Continue reading

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The World Is Losing Fish to Eat as Oceans Warm- Study Finds – By Kendra Pierre-Louis – The New York Times

David Lindsay Almost every day, I go fishing in the NYT.com for stories that seem important or useful. It is still early, but this might be the catch of the day. By Kendra Pierre-Louis “Fish populations are declining as oceans warm, putting … Continue reading

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