Yesterday, the new concept agreement was finished. Just two hours later than promised.
- It is 29 pages shorter than the previous one (43)
- More than three quarters of the discussion have been resolved.
- The choices are reduced from 200 to 40
While the political will is increased to limit the global warming at 1.5 degrees, scientists point on the technical challenge.
CO2 storage is needed and the world must be fossil free by 2030, say scientists.
Enough reason for us to examine what climate change actions actually do cost in hard money.
And guess what: it is even cheaper than fossils! Read More
Last week in New York many countries, continents, industries and organisaties responded with ambitious goals and initiatives but no firm pledges during the UN Climate Summit 2014. Remember the promise of China who wants to reduce its CO2 emissions. On the fringes, major corporations trading in agricultural commodities grown on former rainforest land joined governments in signing a declaration promising to halve net deforestation by 2020 and end it by 2030! Read More