fossil fuels

Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, fossil fuels, divestment, climate science, Kyoto Protocol
The healthy case for fossil fuel divestment Alistair Wardrope from Healthy Planet illustrates how fossil fuel companies have resisted climate change science and suggests that health sector should divest ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: aviation, greenhouse gas emissions, collaboration, partnership, technology, fossil fuels
Emissions from aviation: How to move forward? Ernesto Roessing Neto from the Institute for European Studies and Universidade do Estado do Amazonas examines the contribution of the aviation industry to ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 7 - Climate and Gender
Tags: COP20, Shell, Carbon Capture Storage, Nick Stern, divestment, fossil fuels, Multilateral Assessment, Subsidiary Body for Implementation, European Union, USA, New Zealand
... methodologies individually used for the assessment. Moreover, the assessment efforts put in place by developed countries seemed to be quite uneven. While the EU presentation was based upon a 200 detailed ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: COP20, Shell, Carbon Capture Sequestration, Nick Stern, divestment, fossil fuels, Multilateral Assessment, Subsidiary Body for Implementation, European Union, USA, New Zealand
... in place by developed countries seemed to be quite uneven. While the EU presentation was based upon a 200 detailed report, the Biannual Report submitted by the US was quite thin with its 34 pages. Consequently, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: Climate and Health Summit, climate change, public health, adaptation, climate finance, illness and disease, extreme weather events, fossil fuels
Climate change and health: The case to act Isobel Braithwaite and Erica Parker from the Global Climate and Health Alliance highlight the many ways that mitigating climate change and improving resilience ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: Loss and damage, fossil fuels, natural disasters, climate finance, climate justice, UNFCCC, polluter pays principle
... extracting and selling the fossil fuels that cause climate change, without paying for the damage from the extreme weather events and other impacts their products are causing. In the decade from 2002 to ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: Renewable energy, fossil fuels, fracking, Mexico, human rights, water
Extractives industries: Dirty and thirsty technologies Nathalie Seguin from Freshwater Action Network-Mexico calls for a new approach to energy resource extraction and consumption, which recognises ... [ +++ ]