Pakistan: Give Us Climate Cash or We’ll Keep Burning Coal

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Pakistan has noticed their share of the $100 billion per annum climate cash they were promised has not started appearing in their bank accounts. Pakistan needs access to global funds to cope with climate change By Awais Umar Published: August 14, 2017 ISLAMABAD: The world’s geographical history shows that climate…

Ozone treaty taking a bite out of US greenhouse gas emissions

Public Release: 14-Aug-2017 American Geophysical Union From Eurekalert WASHINGTON D.C. — The Montreal Protocol, the international treaty adopted to restore Earth’s protective ozone layer in 1989, has significantly reduced emissions of ozone-depleting chemicals from the United States. In a twist, a new study shows the 30-year old treaty has had a major side benefit of…

An Inconvenient Split?

From Climate Sceptism Posted on 13 Aug 17 by Paul Matthews In many ways, the climate debate has hardly changed since I got interested in it about ten years ago. Public opinion wobbles up and down with hardly any real change. The same tired arguments and claims come round again: every climate conference is the…