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New York Times: A Path for Climate Change, Beyond Paris

The pledges that countries have signaled they will make in Paris over the next two weeks to cut emissions will inevitably fall short of what is needed to solve the problem of climate change. But many political leaders gathering there — including governors, mayors,...

Severe flooding in Chennai, India

Bloomberg: Eight Ways to Save the Planet

[caption id="attachment_1456" align="aligncenter" width="570"] A car is submerged amidst water-logged houses in a rain-hit area of Chennai on November 17, 2015. India has deployed the army and air force to rescue flood-hit residents in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, where at least 71...

Solar panels

World Economic Forum: Could energy be 100% green in 2030?

The scientific community has made it clear: if we do not tackle climate change now by lowering greenhouse gas emissions, global warming will become irreversible and catastrophic. Many are hopeful that the Paris climate talks will produce an agreement between nations that will define an effective...