Climate Change

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Could Mount Fuji be the next Japanese volcano to erupt?

The peak, which lies less than 90 miles from Tokyo, is "under great pressure" and an eruption could force 750,000 people to flee their homes, experts say The eruption of Mount Ontake has raised fears that more of Japan's 110 active volcanoes could spring ... [Published Telegraph - 51 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 7 reports

Japan: 7 More Bodies Found near Site of Volcanic Eruption

Seven more bodies were found by rescue teams near the site of the Ontake volcano, which erupted last weekend in Japan.The death toll following the volcanic eruption thus rose to 43. ... [Published Israel National News - 3 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 8 reports

India, US ramp up efforts for tackling climate change

Ramping up efforts to combat climate change, India and US have concluded an MoU providing for up to USD one billion in helping India's transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient energy economy.Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack ... [Published Siasat Daily - 3 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 12 reports

California drought linked to climate change

The atmospheric conditions associated with the unprecedented drought currently afflicting California are "very likely" linked to human-caused climate change, Stanford Univ. scientists write in a new research paper.In a new study, a team led by Stanf. ... [Published BioPortfolio - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 7 reports

Climate change. Is the growing momentum for action enough to prevent this bleak future?

As recently reported at Croakey, these past weeks have brought an increased momentum in global efforts to tackle climate change – although the image below is a reminder that Australia is dragging the chain, at so many levels.Public health expert Associate ... [Published Crikey Media - 4 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 14 reports

EPA data shows sharp decline in 2013 methane emissions from hydraulically fractured wells: down 73% from 2011

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its fourth year of Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program data, detailing greenhouse gas pollution trends and emissions from large sources and suppliers broken down by industrial sector, geographic ... [Published Green Car Congress - 5 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 9 reports

World wildlife populations have declined by half since 1970

Deforestation in the Peruvian Amazon. In the Living Planet Report, species in Latin America were found to show the sharpest decline.A new report undertaken by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Zoological Society of London (ZSL) has revealed that wildlife ... [Published Wildlife Extra - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 35 reports

World's Wildlife Down by Half Since 1970, Report Says

A disturbing report released by the World Wildlife Fund Tuesday estimates that Earth holds less than half as many animals as it did roughly 40 years ago.Global wildlife populations shrunk by 52 percent between 1970 and 2010, according to the group's  ... [Published US News & World Report - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 18 reports

Report: Wildlife populations dropped by half in 40 years

The world has lost about 52 percent of its mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish in the last 40 years, a wildlife advocacy group reported.The World Wildlife Fund’s (WWF) Tuesday report paints the bleakest picture yet from the group’s research. ... [Published The Hill - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 17 reports

Punishing heat wave Down Under a result of global warming

NEW YORK — The savage heat waves that struck Australia last year were almost certainly a direct consequence of greenhouse gases released by human activity, researchers said.It is perhaps the most definitive statement climate scientists have made tying ... [Published Today Online - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 32 reports

Study links heat waves in Asia to climate change

The report, published in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, investigates the causes of a wide variety of extreme weather and climate events from around the world in 2013. Titled "Explaining Extreme Events of 2013 from a Climate Perspective" ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 30 reports

California drought linked to climate change, say scientists

The drought crippling California is by some measures the worst in the state’s history. Photo credit: NOAA The atmospheric conditions associated with the unprecedented drought in California are very likely linked to human-caused climate change, researchers ... [Published EarthSky - Sep 30 2014]

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Don Hodel , founder and Chairman Emeritus of Summit, and former U S Secretary of Energy and U S Secretary of the Interior, said, "A key goal of Summit from our beginning a quarter century ago was to implement leading-edge technologies to enhance environmental sustainability, economic health and security worldwide. When abundant low-cost fuels throughout the world like coal can be used in a truly clean way, everyone benefits. Jason's strong track record in our target markets and depth in a wide range of advanced energy technologies for the production of power makes him the ideal steward for Summit. His appointment represents a key investment in the continued growth of our company during this time of enormous opportunity."
"Mount Fuji has always suffered pressure from the Pacific tectonic plate, and that has not changed," he said. "What will happen on the mountain is just impossible to predict."
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Which Country Has the World’s Most Sustainable ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 42 mins ago]
Source: Thinkstock A new study published by National Geographic has found that while the world’s collective diet is getting better, we’re still not eating sustainably enough. Further, the study found that certain countries, including the U.S., are ...
Is the Next “Green Revolution” Right Around the... [Published Get the Facts from Farmer Gene - 44 mins ago]
“Modern supercrops will be a big help. But agriculture can’t be fixed by biotech alone.” National Geographic ’s October issue contains an in-depth article, “The Next Green Revolution” on how plant biotechnology will be one part of a multifaceted solution ...
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“Modern supercrops will be a big help. But agriculture can’t be fixed by biotech alone.” National Geographic ’s October issue contains an in-depth article, “The Next Green Revolution” on how plant biotechnology will be one part of a multifaceted solution ...
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Four separate studies by Australian universities have concluded that the extremely hot temperatures that hit the country last year were almost certainly related to rising greenhouse gas emissions and have urged the climate-sceptic government to take ...
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