Only #FridaysforFuture strikes brought Climate Action by governments and corporations

One thing that is clear to me is that action on climate is solely dependent on youth/student strikes; articulating the Paris Agreement as a starting place, but not the final place. Development is uneven; corporations act to displace problems; seize resources in climate-unaware countries. Yet and still - at least in words - we have …

The Leading Technology is Electric- we must use it to stop CO2 emissions

A letter published in LinkedIn by Dr. Herbert Diess, CEO of Volkwagen. Here I only publish excerpts. “Technology-oriented "- that was always the credo of the German automotive industry. Gasoline and diesel, CNG and hybrid, e-cars, fuel cell and synthetic fuels: In principle, everyone has done everything, usually in parallel. The industrial policy definition of …

“Love Coffee? It’s Another Reason to Care About Climate Change

  "At least 60 percent of wild coffee species are at risk of extinction, and climate change will make wild Arabica endangered, new research shows...   Full Article Link   "Climate Change and deforestation are threatening most of the world's wild coffee species, including Arabica, whose domesticated cousin drips into most morning brews. With rising …

“Industrial Agriculture – A Young Farmer’s Thought”

This article is from January, 2019, at which time I re-published it, and now do so again here.  It is an important article in a series in Inside Climate News: Harvesting Peril  "Industrial Agriculture, an Extraction Industry an Extraction Industry Like Fossil Fuels, a Growing Driver of Climate Change Industrial farming encourages practices that degrade …