Follow the UN Climate Change negotiations, sessions, and press conferences this week and next:
TRANSITIONS at 350.org
The following is an open letter from Bill McKibben, dated December 2, 2014:
My wife Sue and I are in Sweden this week—the Swedish Parliament is honoring me (which really means all of you) with the Right Livelihood Award, the so-called “alter...Read more
IPCC releases its Synthesis Report November 2, 2014
Fossil fuels should be phased out by 2100 says IPCC
The unrestricted use of fossil fuels should be phased out by 2100 if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change, a UN-backed expert panel says.
Climate chan...Read more
Ward 13 Celebrates Green Energy
Saturday, October 4th marked Green Energy Doors Open 2014, the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association’s (OSEA) 3RD annual, single-day showcase of sustainable energy and the green energy eco...
Qapirangajuq: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change
Nunavut-based director Zacharias Kunuk (Atanarjuat The Fast Runner) and researcher and filmmaker Dr. Ian Mauro (Seeds of Change) have teamed up with Inuit communities to document their knowledge and experience regarding climate change. This documentary, the world’s first Inuktitut language film on the topic, takes the viewer “on the land” with elders and hunters to explore the social and ecological impacts of a warming Arctic. This unforgettable film helps us to appreciate Inuit culture and e...Read more