“New Oil Projects Won’t Pay Off If World Meets Paris Climate Goals, Report Shows

"Not a single tar sands project is likely to pay back investors under a 2°C global warming scenario, Carbon Tracker found. Full Article Link to Inside Climate News BY NICHOLAS KUSNETZ, SEP 6, 2019 "The world's leading oil companies increasingly have argued that they must be part of the world's transition to a low-carbon future. …

“Today’s global warming is unlike the last 2,000 years of climate shifts”

"Today’s global warming is unlike the last 2,000 years of climate shifts" from Science News for Students by CAROLYN GRAMLING   06SEP19 Full Article Link "Temperatures across 98 percent of Earth’s surface were hotter at the end of the 20th century than at any time in the previous 2,000 years. "Such nearly universal warming occurred in lockstep …

First Read Review – ‘inconspicuous consumption’ ©

Inconspicuous consumption  the environmental impact you don't know you have By Tatiana Schlossberg I was on the waiting list for months, then pre-ordered this book almost immediately.  Finally, on 27AUG19 I had the funds to have it delivered by Amazon. First Read Review  => Ms. Schlossberg has, humorously enough, raised the bar of understanding on …

The Danish View

Now, for something completely different!  The Danish View provides an easy-to-read format of the latest operational data, as well as that product fit recorded as Danish Climate Data.  I personally like that measured approach.  The DMI even present their data with the error bar, two standard deviations.  Fantastic! The RED DOT is the last operational …