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Global warming to breach 2C limit by 2050 unless tougher action: study
Global warming is on track to breach a 2 degrees Celsius threshold by 2050 unless governments at least double their efforts to limit greenhouse gas emissions, scientists said on Thursday.
Reuters
 
Scientists: World likely won't avoid dangerous warming mark
A team of top scientists is telling world leaders to stop congratulating themselves on the Paris agreement to fight climate change because if more isn't done, global temperatures will likely hit dangerous warming levels in about 35 years.
AP
 
UN officials optimistic of Paris climate accord’s entry into force by year’s end
Senior United Nations officials today announced that the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change signed by world leaders this past April is closer to entering into force, as India – a country that produces more than four per cent of global emissions – plans to submit its ratification at the end of the week.
UN News Centre
 
EU Lawmakers Divided on Post-2020 Emissions-Market Reform
European Parliament lawmakers presented differing visions for Europe’s carbon-market reform in a signal to investors that an overhaul of the ailing cap-and-trade program after 2020 will likely require months of further political bargaining.
Bloomberg
 
ICAO’s Market-Based Measure Critical To Next Steps On Emissions
Adoption of a global scheme to offset carbon emissions is the key issue facing the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Assembly in Montreal Sept. 27-Oct. 7. Industry expects agreement will be reached on the landmark measure, but not without opposition from some countries and several environmental groups.
Aviation Week & Space Technology
 
COP22: Voici les principales initiatives qui seront lancées par le Maroc
Afrique, finance climat, négociations autour du prix carbone, création de partenariats public-privé;, ... les grandes lignes de la feuille de route du Maroc pour la COP22 viennent d'être dévoilées par Nizar Baraka.
Medias24
 
Moroccan Fog-Water Harvesting Project Wins United Nations Award
The United Nations has awarded on Thursday in Bonn (Germany) a climate change prize to a Moroccan fog-water harvesting project, considered to be The world’s largest operational fog-water harvesting system.
Morocco World News
 
Ericsson's Connected Mangroves project wins UN climate change award
A ground-breaking technology project in Malaysia initiated by telecommunications firm Ericsson was announced as one of 13 winners of United Nations 'Momentum for Change' climate change award to be held at a UN Climate Conference in Marrakech, Morrocco in November.
Astro Awani
 
Accord sur le CO2 ou pluie de taxes ? L'heure des choix pour le transport aérien
Lors de l'assemblée générale de l'OACI, l'organisation internationale de l'aviation civile, qui s'achèvera le 7 octobre, les 191 Etats membres vont tenter de signer un accord pour baisser les émissions de CO2 du transport aérien.
La Tribune
 
India Wants Aviation Carbon Cap to Follow Paris Pact
India has proposed key changes in an international deal to restrain aviation emissions so that measures by International Civil Aviation Organisation are in line with the Paris pact on climate change.
The Wire
 
 
 
El continente africano debe adaptar su agricultura para combatir el cambio climático
Responsables gubernamentales y de instituciones financieras africanos, así como científicos, llamaron hoy a la comunidad internacional a centrarse en la vulnerabilidad del continente africano respecto al cambio climático.
EFEVerde
 
Aviation emissions targeted in New Zealand climate change plan
New Zealand's emissions trading scheme (ETS) will be the world's first major ETS to include airlines, Transport and Associate Climate Change Minister Simon Bridges said Thursday.
Xinhua
 
Durban leads the way in climate change adaptation
Landfill gas plants, public solar water-heaters and a police patrol on electric bikes are some ideas helping Durban adapt to a warmer, drier future and made it an example for other African cities.
Deutsche Welle
 
Climat : la Pologne annonce vouloir ratifier l'Accord de Paris…sous conditions
La Pologne était jusqu’alors désignée comme le mouton noir de l’UE sur les questions climatiques. Mais le pays vient de multiplier les annonces sur sa ratification très prochaine de l’Accord de Paris.
Novethic
 
Semarnat: México lidera programa para controlar cambio climático mundial
Según Rodolfo Lacy Tamayo, subsecretario de la Semarnat, México ejerce una “posición de liderazgo de los países en desarrollo en esta materia porque tenemos una institucionalidad, una ley, un impuesto al carbono, un fondo de cambio climático, un programa y estrategia nacional”
El Universal
 
Interfaith climate activists are urged to unite for their cause
OVER falafel at a central-London church last week, climate-change act­­ivists of various faiths and none debated how to shift public senti­ment and build coali­tions for change.
Church Times
 
Wind power is about to get a whole lot cheaper
Wind energy has overcome initial technological and policy headwinds, and is now ready to fly.
eco-business.com
 
Ethiopia soil map arms farmers with new fertilisers in climate fight
A comprehensive digital map charting soil fertility in Ethiopia is proving an important tool in tackling the country’s low farm productivity, a challenge made more acute by climate change.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Le Kazakhstan s’engage vers plus d’ENR
Le Kazakhstan peut se vanter d’être de plus en plus aligné sur les standards les plus élevés des pays développés avec la récente annonce de son ministre de l’énergie M. Bozumbayev.
Le Caucase
 
Renovables y visión de futuro  El Español
 
 
 
Strong words make treaties more effective. So is the Paris climate accord worded too flexibly? Washington Post
 
UN says EU may ratify Paris Agreement soon
The Paris Agreement on Climate Change appears likely to enter into force with India announcing that it has ratified the agreement and the EU signaling it may ratify within the next few days, officials said.
AP
 
EU Nations Aim for Deal on Fast Approval of Paris Agreement
Representatives of European Union member states laid the groundwork for a political deal later this week on a fast-track ratification by the 28-nation bloc of the Paris climate agreement, a step that could enable the most sweeping accord to combat global warming to come into force.
Bloomberg
 
Inicia en Panamá Foro Latinoamericano y del Caribe del Carbono
El Foro Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Carbono inició este miércoles en Panamá, donde se busca, por décimo año consecutivo, que los actores clave de los sectores público y privado se suman a la discusión para acelerar las contribuciones determinadas a nivel nacional de los países de la región, y vincular a agencias de cooperación, potenciales inversores y prestadores de servicios.
El Heraldo de Saltillo
 
OMM alerta sobre efectos del cambio climático en el Ártico y pide protección
El cambio climático afecta especialmente al Ártico, cuya temperatura aumenta a un ritmo sin precedentes, por lo que la Organización Mundial de la Meteorología (OMM) hizo hoy un llamamiento para su vigilancia y protección.
El Mundo
 
Climat : 24 villes, dont Paris, s'engagent à promouvoir les «bus propres»
Afin de réduire les émissions de gaz à effet de serre, la Ville de Paris a signé mercredi, aux côtés de 23 autres villes du monde, un engagement à promouvoir les «bus propres», informe l'AFP.
Libération
 
‘Grandfather of the Met’ bids adieu to the service
JEFFREY SPOONER has long been a man on a mission, but after 40 years of stamping his mark on the Met Service while helping to advance Jamaica's efforts toward climate security, it's time to put his feet up.
Jamaica Gleaner
 
L’OACI prépare la mise en place d’une taxe carbone internationale
L’Union européenne avait été précurseur en imposant une taxe carbone aux avions survolant les pays européens. Aujourd’hui, l’Organisation de l’aviation civile internationale (OACI ou en anglais ICAO pour International Civil Aviation Organization) prépare une résolution semblable pour lutter contre les émissions de CO².
Air-Journal
 
Oslo's radical "climate budget" aims to halve carbon emissions in four years
Oslo's leftist city government issued its first "climate budget" on Wednesday aiming to halve greenhouse gas emission within four years in one of the world's most radical experiments to slow global warming.
Reuters
 
Andalucía se adhiere al Compact de Estados y Regiones sobre cambio climático
Andalucía se ha adherido al Compact de Estados y Regiones, la organización que realiza la primera contabilidad global sobre objetivos de reducción de emisiones de gases de efecto invernadero (GEI) de gobiernos estatales y regionales.
Iagua
 
 
 
One of the world's largest candy makers is hiring meteorologists to deal with climate change
It turns out, climate change could have an impact on the world's supply of chocolate.
Business Insider
 
El Acuerdo de París avanza hacia su pronta entrada en vigor
El Acuerdo de París sobre el cambio climático firmado en diciembre pasado, podría estar listo para que entre en vigor en la COP22 que se celebrará en noviembre en Marrakech, Marruecos, afirmó la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CMNUCC).
CINU
 
Grass food crops facing climate change challenge
A study has highlighted the risk posed by projected climate change on the world's ability to grow enough food.
BBC
 
No big shift in U.S. flood patterns despite climate change: study
U.S. flooding patterns have shown some regional changes but no countrywide shift despite heavier rains spawned by global warming, a study by U.S. and Austrian researchers said on Wednesday.
Reuters
 
Climat : comment les entreprises intègrent un prix interne du carbone
A l’occasion de Climate Chance, qui se tient jusqu’à ce soir à Nantes, l'association des Entreprises pour l'environnement (EpE), avec le think tank I4CE (Institute for Climate Economics), publie un guide à destination des entreprises pour la mise en place d’un prix interne du carbone
Novethic
 
Nice, Dallas, Delhi claim 100% carbon neutrality
Dallas Fort Worth International airport has become North America’s first carbon neutral airport together with Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport which has become the first in the Asia-Pacific.
Airtrafficmanagement.net
 
Nantes. Une déclaration commune pour clore le sommet Climate Chance
Les acteurs non-étatiques, réunis depuis lundi pour la première édition du sommet mondial Climate Chance, viennent de signer un texte commun.
Ouest-france
 
East Africa: EAC Told to Invest in Climate Change Mitigating Projects
Andrew Gilder, a climate change expert, has urged the East African Community to invest in projects aimed at reducing greenhouse emissions.
All Africa
 
170 Airports, Including New Carbon Neutral Airports in North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe
As all the actors in the air transport sector gather for the 39th ICAO Assembly in Montreal this week, aiming at agreeing on a Global Market Based Measure to address international airline emissions, the global airport industry is also meeting in Montreal – at this year's ACI World & N-A Annual General Assembly.
Aviation Pros
 
OPINION: Our kids learn their ABCs in school. But why not climate change? (by Mike Honda and Edward J Markey) Guardian
 
 
 
COMMENT: Nations, Airlines Are Set To Agree To Limits On Aircraft Carbon Emissions -- But It's Mostly For Show Forbes
 
UN agency expected to approve global aviation emissions deal at general assembly
The world's first climate deal governing the aviation sector is on the cusp of being ratified, as a United Nations agency gathering got underway in Montreal on Tuesday amid criticism from environmental groups that a proposal doesn't go far enough.
Metro
 
Ahead of Paris Treaty ratification, Cabinet hastens procedures for approval
At a BJP meeting on September 25, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that India would “play its part” in ratifying the Paris treaty and submit the ascension document on October 2 to coincide with Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary
Financial Express
 
Paris mayor heralds ‘reconquest of Seine’ as riverbank traffic banned
Paris city council has approved the banning of all vehicles from the major road running along the right bank of the river Seine in a bitterly contested vote.
Guardian
 
Luxembourg Stock Exchange launches green bond platform
The Luxembourg Stock Exchange launched a platform for green bonds on Tuesday, called Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX), to set a new benchmark for the growing market.
Reuters
 
L'OACI entame les discussions sur un accord mondial pour réduire les émissions
Les discussions visant à conclure un premier accord mondial sur les émissions de gaz à effet de serre dans le secteur de l'aviation se sont mises en branle, cette semaine, à Montréal, pendant que des groupes environnementaux dénonçaient la proposition, qu'ils jugeaient trop mince.
La Presse Canadienne
 
New York City accelerates emissions efforts in face of daunting sea level rise
City to expand renewable energy generation, improve efficiency of buildings, transition to electric vehicles and improve waste management to cut emissions
Guardian
 
Delhi airport first carbon neutral airport in Asia-Pacific
The GMR consortium-AAI run Delhi Airport has become the first carbon neutral airport in Asia-Pacific following a series of measures taken by it to reduce carbon footprint, including setting up of a 7.84 MW solar power plant.
Business Standard
 
La planète se réunit à Montréal pour parler d'aviation
Près de 2000 personnes venues de 191 pays sont attendues au siège de l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI), à Montréal, aujourd'hui.
Radio-Canada
 
Economía/Energía.- Las renovables aportaron 8.256 millones al PIB en 2015, un 8,1% más
El sector renovable aportó al PIB 8.256 millones de euros en 2015, frente a los 7.637 millones del año anterior, lo que supone un aumento del 8,1% tras dos años de caídas y un 0,76% del PIB, según el Estudio del Impacto Macroeconómico de las Energías Renovables en España realizado por la Asociación de Empresas de Energías Renovables (APPA).
El Economista
 
 
 
Can the aviation industry finally clean up its emissions?
With biofuel potential limited and emissions rising, the need for industry to act is urgent. Hopes rest on a global UN carbon offset scheme to be negotiated at the ICAO summit this week - but critics remain unconvinced
The Guardian
 
Longest historic temperature record stretches back 2 million years
A global temperature record published on 26 September in Nature1 extends 2 million years into the past — the longest continuous log yet published — and has sparked debate about how Earth's climate will change in the future.
Nature
 
Energy-intensive industry continues to call for free EU CO2 permits
A group of 15 European energy-intensive industry associations called in a statement on Tuesday for the European Parliament to reject a tiered approach to handing out free EU carbon permits to industry and to keep full free allocation.
Reuters
 
L'Afrique pourrait atteindre une capacité solaire installée de 70 GW, d'ici à 2030 selon l'IRENA
Avec les mesures politiques adéquates, l’Afrique pourrait atteindre une capacité solaire installée de 70 GW, d’ici à 2030, selon le rapport « Solar PV in Africa : costs and market », publié par l’Agence internationale de l’énergie renouvelable (IRENA)
Agence Ecofin
 
Climate change could wipe out many food cereals by 2070
Global warming could rapidly threaten grasses including staple foods such as wheat and rice that provide half of all the calories consumed by humans.
New Scientist
 
Coffee and climate change: what you need to know
From tech solutions to crop diversification, our expert panel highlights how to support coffee farmers in the face of climate change
Guardian
 
MIDE, acciones cotidianas para combatir el cambio climático
¿Cómo los seres humanos hemos desequilibrado el planeta? ¿Cómo las actividades productivas han sumado a dicho desajuste? Son las dos principales interrogantes a las que el Museo Interactivo de Economía (MIDE) busca dar respuesta durante su participación en la XXIII Semana Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (Sncyt).
Conacyt
 
BLOG: Semana del Clima: no perdamos de vista el objetivo World Bank
 
Cap and trade gains global momentum ahead of COP 22 climate conference
There's a global momentum for carbon pricing, says the European Commission, with the number of schemes more than tripling since 2012 and with China, Ontario and Mexico set to launch their cap-and-trade systems in upcoming months.
CBC
 
Climate Change in Africa on the Eve of COP22
COP22 will take place in Marrakech from November 7 to 18, drawing thousands of government officials, representatives of UN bodies and agencies, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations and media personnel.
Morocco World News
 
 
 
COP22 : la prochaine Conférence mondiale sur le climat sera africaine
La COP22 se tiendra à Marrakech du 7 au 18 novembre. À deux mois de la prochaine Conférence mondiale sur le climat, et alors que se tient en ce moment Cliamte Chance, le sommet des acteurs non étatiques, le Maroc mobilise gouvernements africains et société civile du continent autour de la question climatique
Novethic
 
Govt mulls carbon tax by end of 2020
China plans to collect carbon tax by the end of 2020, the 21st Century Business Herald reported on Monday.
China Daily
 
Les sept travaux de l'OACI
L'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI) tiendra à compter de demain, à Montréal, la 39e session de son assemblée.
La Presse
 
Urge FAO a transformar sector agrícola ante cambio climático
El sector agrícola debe transformarse, tanto para lograr la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional para todos, como para abordar los desafíos globales del cambio climático y la resistencia a los...
20minutos
 
Climat : la pollution n'est pas assez taxée
L'OCDE alerte dans un rapport sur la très faible, voire nulle, taxation des émissions de CO2. Pourtant, c'est un moyen efficace de lutter contre le réchauffement climatique, insiste l'organisation internationale.
Le Figaro
 
240 proyectos de energías renovables prioritarios en África
La presidencia de la COP 21 ha identificado 240 proyectos de energías renovables como prioritarios en África
Energias-Renovables
 
DiCaprio se reunirá con Obama para hablar del cambio climático
El actor y el presidente de EE UU discutirán la semana que viene en la Casa Blanca cómo combatir el calentamiento global
El País
 
La place financière dope le changement climatique
Les investissements de certaines assurances ou caisses de pension helvétiques favorisent un réchauffement de six degrés. Des activistes veulent que les choses changent.
20minutes.ch
 
Indonesia’s largest wind farm project propels green transition
The 60MW South Sulawesi wind farm project is seen as a key step towards helping the country achieve its ambitious target to increase renewable energy generation to 23 per cent by 2025.
eco-business.com
 
General Motors solo usará energías renovables en 2050
General Motors ha presentado su estrategia para generar y utilizar como fuentes de electricidad, para sus más de 350 centros en 59 países, sólo aquellas que sean de origen 100% de energías renovables, como el viento, el sol o el biogás, para el año 2050.
El Economista
 
 
 
Africa's portable solar revolution is thwarting thieves
More secure supplies of electricity are helping to spawn new industries in rural Africa by enabling reliable refrigeration and irrigation
Guardian
 
The cost of inaction: who will fund loss and damage?
The UN climate regime still lacks an official definition of loss and damage and funding streams remain limited – which means it’s time to get innovative
Climate Home
 
India and Morocco must join forces to make Marrakech climate summit a success Times of India
 
Carbon Cap for Aviation Sought at Montreal Meeting
Long-running efforts to curb the impact of commercial aviation on climate change face a crucial test starting this week when representatives from almost 200 countries debate whether to establish the first-ever global cap on carbon emissions from international flights.
Wall Street Journal
 
Deal to Curb Airline Emissions Expected
The world’s first deal to curb pollution from commercial flights is expected after United Nations-led talks kick off this week in Montreal, although European lawmakers remain skeptical that it would be tough enough.
Reuters
 
India to ratify Paris agreement on climate change on October 2: Modi
In an announcement which will cheer the global community, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday announced that India would ratify COP21 Paris agreement on climate change, which binds each country to cut down on carbon emissions.
Indian Express
 
India ratificará Acuerdo de París por cambio climático
El país asiático había bloqueado esta iniciativa, pero tras una reunión con Obama, el Primer Ministro Indio cambió su decisión.
Deutsche Welle/el Mundo
 
Latin America sees surge in carbon pricing interest
Grupa Televisa, Petrobras and Banco Santander Brasil are among the major South American companies waking up to carbon risk, survey shows
Climate Home
 
Morocco’s Pledges for COP22
Set to take place in Marrakech during November, the 22nd session of the Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP22) will discuss some of the most pressing climate change concerns
Morocco World News
 
Écourter l'exploitation des énergies fossiles pour tenir l'objectif de +1,5°C
La production attendue des champs d’hydrocarbure et des mines de charbon en activité ne permettent pas, sur toute leur durée de vie restante, de limiter le réchauffement de la planète à 1,5°C, comme le souhaite l’Accord de Paris sur le climat.
Novethic
 
 
 
Life Shara o el impulso a la adaptación al cambio climático
El Life Shara tiene un presupuesto de más de 1,5 millones de euros, cofinanciado al 57% a través de los fondos Life, y se mantendrá hasta febrero de 2021
EFEVerde
 
La Banque d’Angleterre plaide en faveur de la finance verte
Mark Carney, gouverneur de la banque d’Angleterre et président du conseil de stabilité financière du G20, voit dans un accroissement des investissements bas-carbone une solution pour éviter la déflation et relancer la croissance.
La Tribune
 
Ratifiying the Paris agreement will be a major step but must be the first of many
Making the accord legally binding is not enough to guarantee the world keeps warming within agreed limits. That will take much more - not least ending our reliance on fossil fuels
Guardian
 
Lancement d'une initiative mondiale pour l'adaptation face au changement climatique
La ministre déléguée chargée de l’Environnement, envoyé spéciale pour la mobilisation de la COP22, Hakima El Haite, et Laurence Tubiana, championne de haut niveau de la France pour le climat, ont lancé conjointement à New York une initiative mondiale pour l’investissement dans l’adaptation face au changement climatique.
La Nouvelle Tribune
 
French expert: ‘Polluters should help state pay for air quality monitoring’
Societal change will prove just as important as financial investment in the effort to improve air quality. But air quality monitoring is central to this effort, Bernard Garnier told EurActiv’s partner Journal de l’Environnement.
EurActiv
 
OPINION: Why Paris Climate Agreement Is Finally the Beginning of a Long Journey Newsweek
 
OPINION: Support for renewable energy up, trust in political action down Guardian
 
Carney backs green finance to cut emissions and boost growth
The Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, has thrown his weight behind the fledgling market in green investments to help cut carbon emissions and boost global economic growth.
Guardian
 
Bank of England's Carney calls for progress on green bonds
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney called for faster development of green bond markets to reduce climate change risks for the world economy and urged Germany to use its presidency of the Group of 20 economies in 2017 to make progress.
Reuters
 
Canete: EU to ratify Paris climate deal next month
Climate commissioner says European Union cannot be left as a ‘mere observer’ as member states agree to fast-track ratification
Climate Home
 
 
 
Morocco, Strongly Committed to Implementing Paris Agreement: FM
Morocco is strongly committed to implementing the Paris Agreement which will make the Marrakech conference the COP of action, said, on Wednesday in New York, COP22 president Salaheddine Mezouar.
Morocco World News
 
Climat: l'Allemagne ratifie l'accord de Paris
Les députés allemands ont ratifié aujourd'hui à l'unanimité l'accord de Paris sur le climat, un texte qualifié par la ministre de l'Environnement Barbara Hendricks de "grand signe d'espoir" pour lutter contre le réchauffement climatique.
Le Figaro
 
Peña llama a acelerar el Acuerdo de París; combate al cambio climático
El presidente Enrique Peña Nieto confió en que el Acuerdo de París sobre cambio climático entrará en vigor antes de la fecha límite, que es 2020, lo que habla del compromiso de las naciones, entre ellas México, por revertir el calentamiento de la tierra.
Excelsior
 
El Gobierno lanzará otra licitación para energías renovables
La avalancha de ofertas que recibió el Ministerio de Energía en la primera licitación de energías renovables lanzada a fines de julio (6000 Mw ofertados, para un cupo de 1000 Mw fijado inicialmente), se concentró principalmente en eólica y solar, mientras que los proyectos de biogás y biomasa no alcanzaron a cubrir el cupo.
El Cronista
 
Starting Line Draws Nearer for Global Climate Agreement
The Paris Climate Agreement is on the verge of coming into force after 31 nations officially deposited their instruments of ratification here Wednesday, more than doubling the number of countries which have joined so far to reach 60.
IPS
 
Greenland's huge annual ice loss is even worse than thought
Ice cap is disappearing far more rapidly than previously estimated, and is part of a long-term trend, new research shows
Guardian
 
Climate change could cross key threshold in a decade: scientists
The planet could pass a key target on world temperature rise in about a decade, prompting accelerating loss of glaciers, steep declines in water availability, worsening land conflicts and deepening poverty, scientists said this week.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Le climat s’invite dans l’union des marchés de capitaux
Des investisseurs gérant appellent les régulateurs européens à prendre en compte le risque climatique lors de la révision de l’union des marchés de capitaux, prévue pour en 2017.
EurActiv
 
Climat: les interrogations sur l'objectif 1,5°
Limiter le réchauffement climatique à +1,5°C? L'objectif que s'est fixée la communauté internationale à Paris en décembre sera bien difficile à tenir, préviennent d'éminents scientifiques du climat réunis cette semaine à Oxford.
Le Figaro
 
Business moves on climate as the Paris Agreement gets closer to sealing the deal
The Paris climate agreement is getting closer to coming into force. This week 31 countries ratified the deal, including Brazil (the world’s 12th-largest greenhouse gas emitter), the United Arab Emirates and Bangladesh.
The Conversation
 
 
 
Climate change: World 'continues to party like it's 1899'
Governments that permit or profit from the expansion of the fossil fuel industry are like people selling cigarettes in a cancer ward, says a US think tank.
Radio New Zealand
 
As rivals circle, Japan boosting firepower to buy global energy assets
Japan plans to rush through a bill to provide more financial muscle for its companies to compete for global energy assets, just as other resource-hungry Asian economies such as China and India are also looking to snap up depressed oil assets.
Reuters
 
375 scientifiques, dont 30 prix Nobel, dénoncent le discours de Donald Trump sur le climat
Près de 400 scientifiques, dont 30 prix Nobel, fustigent dans une lettre ouverte le candidat républicain à la Maison Blanche Donald Trump pour avoir promis, s'il était élu, de retirer les Etats-Unis de l'accord de Paris sur le climat.
AFP
 
BLOG: Mayors Will Play Their Part in Delivering on the Paris Agreement Huffington Post
 
Paris Climate Change agreement passes key threshold
Thirty-one countries formally joined the Paris climate change pact Wednesday, bringing the total number of countries ratifying the treaty to 60 and raising hopes that it will enter into effect by the end of the year.
AP
 
60 pays ont ratifié l'Accord de Paris
La cérémonie de ratification organisée à l'ONU, en marge de l'Assemblée générale qui se tient cette semaine à New York, a mis un coup d'accélérateur à l'entrée en vigueur de l'Accord de Paris.
Libération
 
Climate deal comes one step closer to effect at United Nations
An agreement to fight global warming came one step closer to taking effect on Wednesday when dozens of countries deposited their ratification of the deal at the United Nations, taking the total to 60, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said.
Reuters
 
Climat : La France annonce la ratification de l'Accord de Paris sans attendre l'UE
A l’occasion de l’assemblée générale des Nations Unies, qui se déroule à New York cette semaine, et de la réunion de haut niveau sur l’Accord de Paris qui se déroule aujourd’hui, François Hollande est revenu sur la procédure de ratification de la France
Novethic
 
Paris climate accord closer after UN meeting
The landmark Paris agreement on climate change moved closer to reality Wednesday after 31 countries joined during the United Nations General Assembly.
AFP
 
Report cites national security risks from climate change
A government report released Wednesday said climate change is likely to pose a significant national security challenge for the U.S. over the next two decades by heightening social and political tensions, threatening the stability of some countries and increasing risks to human health.
AP
 
 
 
Stuck on record warm: Earth has unprecedented 16-straight warmest months
When it comes to Earth's climate, even the records themselves are breaking records now. Earth just experienced its hottest August on record, according to NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Mashable
 
Wind and solar power enjoy a decade of massive growth: World Energy Council
Renewable sources of power including hydroelectric and solar represent around 30 percent of the world's total capacity and 23 percent of total global electricity production, according to a new report from the World Energy Council (WEC).
CNBC
 
Obama Warns of "Mass Migrations" If Climate Change Is Not Confronted
President Obama used his final address to the U.N. General Assembly yesterday to warn that climate change would worsen the kind of unrest and inequality that has spurred a global refugee crisis.
Scientific American
 
High costs slowing Sri Lanka push toward solar energy
An ambitious plan by the Sri Lankan government to outfit 100,000 homes with solar panels, to turn them into power producers for the national grid, may be too expensive for many families to afford, experts warn.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Prix du carbone: la Chine pourrait devenir l'exemple à suivre
Alors que les leaders fédéraux, provinciaux et territoriaux du Canada débattent de politiques sur le prix du carbone, la Chine va de l'avant avec un système de plafonds et d'échanges qui pourrait, selon certains, changer la donne de la lutte contre les changements climatiques à l'échelle mondiale.
La Presse Canadienne
 
COMMENT: Pricing carbon is inevitable; let’s make sure it’s done right Financial Post
 
Op-Ed Contributor: How to Raise Trillions for Green Investments NY Times
 
UN says 30 more countries to ratify climate deal
Thirty more countries are expected to formally join the Paris Agreement on climate change this week, greatly improving the pact's chances of coming into force just a year after it was negotiated in the French capital, the United Nations said Tuesday.
AP
 
Climat : une trentaine de pays vont rejoindre l'accord de Paris mercredi
Pour entrer en vigueur, 55 pays, totalisant 55% des émissions de gaz à effet de serre, doivent ratifier l'accord de la COP21.
Europe1
 
ONU: 30 nuevos países ratificarán el pacto climático
Más de 170 jefes de gobierno han firmado el acuerdo, pero el texto no entrará en vigor hasta que 55 países que supongan al menos el 55% de las emisiones globales lo hayan ratificado
El Debate
 
 
 
New U.N. climate chief eyes a 'complex situation' under Trump
Espinosa spoke as diplomats gathered for the start of a new U.N. General Assembly meeting — and for a ceremony tomorrow hosted by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon aimed at encouraging countries to ratify the Paris Agreement early to ensure that it takes effect this year.
ClimateWire
 
Déclaration des Nations Unies sur les migrations et les réfugiés : quelle protection ?  Camerpost
 
We Are Confident About Morocco’s Hosting of COP22: François Hollande
French President Francois Hollande said, Tuesday in New York, that France was very confident about the organization by Morocco of the 22nd Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22), to be held on November 7-18 in Marrakech.
Morocco World News
 
Global trade deal threatens Paris climate goals, leaked documents show
Controversial Trade in Services Agreement (Tisa) could make it harder for governments to favour clean energy over fossil fuels as part of efforts to keep temperature rises to 1.5C
Guardian
 
After 65 years, the IOM is part of the United Nations
On Monday, the International Organization for Migration joined the United Nations as a related organization. If you thought it was already part of the U.N. system, you’re not alone.
Devex
 
El cambio climático amenaza la productividad de los graneros mundiales
Sin mejoras significativas en la tecnología, es probable un déclive en los rendimientos de los tres principales cultivos de cereales del mundo, obligando a llevar la producción a nuevas áreas.
Europa Press
 
China cap-and-trade market gives carbon pricing opponents 'nowhere to hide': UN
As Canada's provincial, territorial and federal leaders grapple over carbon pricing policy, China is moving ahead with a cap-and-trade market that some believe could transform the dynamics of the international climate change battle.
Metro
 
L’énergie renouvelable désormais moins chère que l’énergie fossile
Selon une étude publiée le 14 septembre par le think tank Carbon Tracker Initiative, le coût total de la génération électrique (“Levelised cost of energy”- LCOE) à partir de renouvelables (solaire et éolien) est déjà moins élevé qu’à partir de charbon ou de gaz, en ajustant les hypothèses de facteurs de charge pour tenir compte de la réalité actuelle.
Financial Afrik
 
Caribbean countries to benefit from new global climate fund
Six Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries are seeking assistance for funding of climate related projects after the Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub was launched here on Tuesday.
Jamaica Observer
 
How corporate carbon pricing is delivering results
A growing number of multinational firms are using their own internal carbon pricing systems to shift investments towards low-carbon technologies in a bid to better position themselves for the future, new research from the investor-backed non-profit CDP has shown.
Business Green
 
 
 
Apple rejoint l’initiative RE100 et présente ses efforts pour de l’énergie propre
Apple est très porté par l’écologie et le montre à nouveau. Le fabricant annonce avoir rejoint l’initiative RE100 qui consiste à promouvoir les grosses entreprises qui se sont engagées à utiliser à 100% les énergies renouvelables.
iphoneaddict.fr
 
OPINION: Will the Paris Pact succeed like the Montreal Protocol? The Hindu
 
Why businesses must prepare for a post-Paris Agreement world
Climate treaty could transform business environment in decades to come, warns Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership
BusinessGreen
 
It’s time to help communities adapt to climate change Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Scientists know climate change is a threat. Politicians need to realize it, too. Washington Post
 
High Ambition Coalition members call for 'robust' aviation emissions deal
The EU, Mexico, and the Marshall Islands came together last week in an attempt to revive the 'high ambition coalition' that proved so effective at last year's Paris Summit ahead of next month's crucial meeting of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
Business Green
 
Ouverture à New York de la Semaine du Climat avec la participation du Maroc
Le Maroc sera représenté par la ministre déléguée chargée de l'environnement et envoyée spéciale pour la mobilisation de la COP22, Hakima El Haite.
h24info/Le Figaro
 
More companies put price on their carbon emissions
Walt Disney and Goldman Sachs are among more than 1,200 companies preparing for a future in which governments make businesses pay for their carbon pollution to help stop climate change, new figures show.
Financial Times
 
Les multinationales toujours plus nombreuses à prendre en compte un prix du carbone
Les multinationales sont de plus en plus nombreuses à intégrer un prix du carbone dans leur stratégie d'investissements, même si beaucoup restent encore non préparées aux impacts du changement climatique, selon une étude publiée lundi.
AFP
 
COP22 President Demands a Unified Africa; -Wants more support for each country in the fight
The president of the Conference of Parties (COP) meeting on climate change scheduled to be held in November in Morocco, Salaheddine Mezouar, has called on all African countries to go to the conference as a unified front.
Liberian Observer
 
 
 
Unesco: Elaboration d'un texte préliminaire d’une déclaration universelle sur le changement climatique
Le groupe d'experts ad hoc (GEAH) de l’Unesco se réunira, du 20 au 24 courant à Rabat, pour élaborer un texte préliminaire d’une déclaration universelle de principes éthiques en rapport avec le changement climatique.
Médias24
 
Climat: vers un prix national du carbone au Canada
Le gouvernement libéral de Justin Trudeau veut imposer, dès cet automne, un prix minimum pour le carbone. Un seuil, a minima, qui s’imposera à toutes les provinces du pays.
Novethic
 
Reports: EU 'stands ready' fast-track Paris Agreement ratification
Fast-track ratification, which could see the EU approve the climate deal within a month, will need the backing of all 28 national environment ministers
BusinessGreen
 
COP22 Gives Rise to ‘Great Expectations’: Danish Chief Negotiator
The 22nd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) to be held next November in Marrakech gives rise to “great expectations” on how the international community will meet its climate change commitments and limit global warming, Danish Chief Negotiator to the UNFCCC Caspar Olausson said.
Morocco World News
 
EU Lawmaker Gerbrandy to Oversee Emissions Effort-Sharing Law
Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy, a Dutch member of the European Parliament, was chosen to steer through the assembly a draft law on emissions outside the carbon market.
Bloomberg
 
China embarked on wind power frenzy, says IEA
China has been building two wind turbines every hour, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has told BBC News.
BBC
 
CDM Boosts Climate Action in Many Ways - Key Messages for COP22
The UN’s Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) can be used to fight climate change in a host of ways – from reducing emissions in shipping and aviation to spurring much-needed climate finance – the Board that oversees the CDM will make clear to climate negotiators in November in Marrakech, Morocco.
UNFCCC
 
China To Donate US$100 Million More To UN Development Programmes In 2020
China on Monday pledged additional US$100 million in annual aid to United Nations (UN) development agencies in 2020, on top of the amount in 2015, China's Xinhua news agency reported.
Bernama
 
Governor compares fighting climate change to building Noah’s Ark
Gov. Jerry Brown, likening efforts to reduce climate change to the construction of Noah’s Ark, pressed forward Monday with an expansion of the state’s increasingly stringent state climate program, signing legislation requiring California to reduce emissions of fluorinated gases, black carbon and methane.
Sacramento Bee
 
New study undercuts favorite climate myth ‘more CO2 is good for plants’
A 16-year study found that we’re at a point where more CO2 won’t keep increasing plant production, but higher temperatures will decrease it
Guardian
 
 
 
Leonardo DiCaprio, la voz contra el cambio climático
“Quise acercarme a esto como un ciudadano”, dice sobre su película
El País
 
Comienza en Paraguay foro cambio climático y seguridad alimentaria
Un Foro Internacional sobre Cambio Climático y Seguridad Alimentaria comienza hoy en esta capital y sus participantes debatirán sobre esos temas durante tres días.
Prensa Latina
 
Denmark helping fan wind energy across Indonesia
With wind energy eyeing a major breakthrough in Indonesia, the Danish government and companies such as Vestas are right there in the thick of it.
Copenhagen Post
 
How Apple Is Pushing Its Suppliers to Use Clean Energy
Now that tech giant Apple is powering almost all of its operations using solar and wind, the company is looking to all those suppliers around the world that are producing widgets, chips, screens, and the like for iPhones and Apple gadgets to follow suit.
Fortune
 
America's first wave-produced power goes online in Hawaii
By some estimates, the ocean's endless motion packs enough power to meet a quarter of America's energy needs and dramatically reduce the nation's reliance on oil, gas and coal. But wave energy technology lags well behind wind and solar power, with important technical hurdles still to be overcome.
AP
 
UN Secretary General Pushes Climate Change Agreement Before Next Administration
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is working to wring commitments out of 55 nations to ratify the Paris Climate Change treaty.
NPR
 
U.N. 'certain' Paris climate deal will enter into force by end-2016
U.N. officials have said they are confident the Paris climate change agreement will enter into force by the end of 2016, with at least 20 countries indicating they will join it at a U.N. event on Sept. 21, adding to the 27 that have already done so.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Segolene Royal calls for UN action on shipping emissions
France’s environment minister urges members of the International Maritime Organization to support climate goals
Climate Home
 
Le patronat, partenaire officiel de la COP 22 de Marrakech
La Confédération générale des entreprises du Maroc (CGEM) est devenue partenaire officielle de la COP 22 suite à la signature, le 16 septembre à Casablanca, d'une convention avec le comité de pilotage de la Conférence des Nations unies sur le changement climatique, Marrakech du 7 au 18 novembre prochain
Le Matin
 
Argentina ratificará el Acuerdo Climático de París durante la Asamblea de Naciones Unidas
A pocos días de iniciar la Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas, los principales voceros del Secretario General adelantaron los pasos a seguir para que el Acuerdo Climático de París entre en acción a fines de este año. Se anticipó que Argentina, México y Brasil serán algunos de los países que presentarán la ratificación del Acuerdo durante el evento especial que se realizará el 21 de septiembre.
Comunicarseweb
 
 
 
UN: 20 more countries ready to ratify Paris climate deal
The UN secretary general’s chief climate adviser Selwin Hart says 20 countries plan to ratify the Paris climate deal in New York on 21 September, raising hopes the treaty could go live this year.
Climate Home
 
'No time to waste': climate changes for films on global warming
Rob Callender is talking about cheese. “My dad loves cheese, really loves it. So I’ve had to persuade him to cut down. Instead of leaping on every two-for-one in the supermarket, buy one really nice cheese once a week. Dairy farming is such a horrible industry.”
Guardian
 
Mauritius Blue Economy and climate Change
Pointe aux Piments, is a port located in the north west of the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. Fishermen at the port are unable to deal with the consequence of climate change and the coastal erosion caused by pollution and illegal fishing.
Africanews
 
Pour une Déclaration universelle de principes éthiques sur le changement climatique
Le groupe d'experts AD Hoc (GEAH) de l’UNESCO se réunira, du 20 au 24 courant à Rabat, pour élaborer un texte préliminaire d’une Déclaration universelle de principes éthiques en rapport avec le changement climatique.
Libération (Maroc)
 
Canada will impose nationwide carbon price: minister
Canada will impose a carbon price on provinces that do not adequately regulate emissions by themselves, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna said on Sunday without giving details on how the Liberal government will do so.
Reuters
 
EU, Mexico, Marshall Islands back UN aviation pact
In a mini revival of the Paris “high ambition coalition”, developed and developing countries commit to voluntary carbon offsetting scheme
Climate Home
 
Parlamentarios latinoamericanos tratarán cambio climático y alimentación
Parlamentarios de diferentes países de Latinoamérica se reunirán a partir del próximo lunes en Asunción en el ‘Foro Internacional sobre Cambio Climático y Seguridad Alimentaria’ para debatir sobre los vínculos entre ambos aspectos y ver la manera de afrontar los futuros desafíos.
EFE
 
More are willing to pay to fight climate change, survey says
How much would you pay on your electric bill to combat climate change?
USA Today
 
Le changement climatique en 167 cartes
Après la spirale infernale du réchauffement climatique, son créateur, Ed Hawkins, climatologue au centre national pour les sciences atmosphériques de l’Université de Reading en Grande Bretagne, revient avec 167 cartes, afin de montrer ce triste phénomène. Une image vaut décidément mieux que mille mots
Paris Match
 
Most states on track to meet emissions targets they call burden
The 27 states challenging Obama’s Clean Power Plan in court say the lower emissions levels it would impose are an undue burden. But most are likely to hit them anyway.
Reuters
 
 
 
See David Letterman Preview Return to TV for Climate Change Series
Seventeen months after his Late Show finale, David Letterman returns to television to host an upcoming episode of National Geographic's climate change docuseries Years of Living Dangerously.
Rolling Stone
 
Dubai Government crowdsourcing platform set to drive down solar energy costs
The Dubai Government is to launch a crowdsourcing platform to let residents and businesses pool their resources and drive down prices for energy- and water-efficiency goods and services.
The National
 
Zim looks to UN fund to tackle climate change. . . $80m project at advanced stage
ZIMBABWE has begun the search for projects that could qualify for funding under the Green Climate Fund (GCF), hoping that increased funding will help the country tackle climate-changing emissions, and boost resilience to the science’s dangerous impacts.
The Herald
 
Leonardo DiCaprio’s concern over climate change is very real in Before the Flood
National Geographic will air the documentary globally on October 30
The Varsity
 
Study finds 91% of Bengaluru is at the mercy of climate change
Most environmental studies on Bengaluru have repeatedly stated that intense urbanisation has taken a toll on the city's environment. Now, a ward-wise vulnerability assessment of the city concludes that approximately 91 per cent of the Bengaluru metropolitan area is facing high degree of climate vulnerability.
Bangalore Mirror
 
After Brexit Blow, Wind Parks at Sea Undermine Carbon Prices
In shallow waters off the Dutch coast, you’ll soon see why the world’s biggest carbon market is struggling with slumping prices.
Bloomberg
 
Ottawa to impose a national carbon price on the provinces
The Liberal government will move this fall to impose a minimum, national carbon price on provinces that fail to adopt their own pricing system for reducing greenhouse-gas emissions, a plan that is adamantly opposed by some key premiers.

The Globe and the Mail
 
Ban Ki-moon declares climate change debate ‘over,’ calls Paris deal his greatest achievement
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Thursday that his greatest achievement at the helm of the world’s biggest international organization was last year’s climate change accord in Paris, and he expressed open frustration that Republicans in the U.S. continue to obstruct President Obama and to politicize the subject
The Washington Times
 
Thailand to Reduce Harmful Emissions from Deforestation with World Bank Support
Similar to other developing countries in the region, the forests in Thailand have been disappearing due to massive cutting of trees and lack of care for forests. To help Thailand address this situation, the country will receive a grant of US$3.6 million from the World Bank’s Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) to help develop a strategy and build capacities for reducing harmful emissions from deforestation and forest degradation.
The Financial
 
À moins de deux mois de la COP 22, mobilisation tous azimuts dans les grandes capitales occidentales pour réussir cet important rendez-vous planétaire
Paris, Genève, Washington… les membres du comité de pilotage de la conférence de Marrakech sur le changement climatique sont sur tous les fronts. Leur but est de faire adhérer gouvernements, ONG et acteurs économiques à ce projet grandiose qu’est la COP 22 et partant à l’effort planétaire de la sauvegarde de la Terre.
Le Matin
 
 
 
Climat : nouveau record planétaire en août
Comme les sept premiers mois de l’année, août 2016 détient le record de température annonce l’équipe Nasa/Université Columbia de New York. Malgré la décrue nette du phénomène El Niño dans l’Océan Pacifique tropical, 2016 devrait donc également décrocher la première place du classement, détrônant… 2015.
Le Monde
 
Climate Change This Week: Environmental Sin, Clean Jobs Zoom, and More!
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.
The Huffington Post
 
As 2020 Deadline Looms, Companies Must Step Up To Meet Deforestation Commitments
All around the world, farmers are accelerating climate change by chopping trees to meet our ravenous appetite for palm oil, soy, and other commodities. At the same time, scores of companies have made hundreds of commitments designed to end that, and almost 60% of those commitments have a deadline of 2020 or earlier.
Ecosystem Market Place
 
Une solution simple pour inverser la courbe du réchauffement climatique

Les signataires du protocole de Montréal vont se réunir à Kigali (Rwanda), en octobre, pour réfléchir à la suppression progressive de l’utilisation des hydrofluorocarbures, un puissant gaz à effet de serre. Son élimination suffirait pour que le monde réalise un quart de l’objectif des 2°C de réchauffement fixé par l’Accord de Paris sur le climat.
Les Echos
 
Un nouvel outil pour inciter les entreprises à utiliser la biomasse forestière
Le Service canadien des forêts veut inciter l'industrie forestière à se tourner vers la bioénergie.
Ici Radio Canada
 
Obama: Proteger el océano es imprescindible para combatir el cambio climático
El presidente de EEUU, Barack Obama, anunció este jueves la creación de una gran área marina protegida en la costa atlántica estadounidense, un paso con el que busca consolidar su legado en materia de protección de los océanos porque considera esa tarea imprescindible para combatir el cambio climático.
Ultima Hora
 
El cambio climático podría acabar con los pingüinos de La Antártida
“We have to keep the momentum going so that we can come together and protect our ocean. Why? Because our ocean is absolutely essential for life itself – not just the food, but the oxygen and weather cycles of the planet all depend on the ocean. ”
Republica
 
General Motors vise "100% d'énergie renouvelable" d'ici 2050
D'ici 2050, General Motors compte utiliser exclusivement de l'électricité d'origine renouvelable - éolienne, solaire ou par la biomasse - pour faire fonctionner ses usines et ses chaines de production. A l'heure actuelle, l'utilisation d'énergie renouvelable permet à GM d'économiser 5 millions de dollars chaque année et s'attend à une augmentation de ce montant.
Capital
 
Climat et droits de l'Homme Débats à Genève sur l’agenda post-Paris
L’agenda post-Paris en matière des changements climatiques et droits humains a dominé les débats d’une conférence organisée en marge de la 33e session du Conseil des droits de l’Homme (CDH) de l’Onu à Genève, avec la participation du Maroc.
Le Matin
 
Brazil Will Wait to Join Airline Emissions Deal, Official Says
Brazil is unlikely to join the initial phases of a proposed United Nations accord being brokered this month to limit emissions from international air travel, a senior government official said.
Bloomberg
 
 
 
What Cap-and-Trade Money Looks Like on the Ground
The first carbon trading scheme in the U.S. is now a decade old. Here are some of the things it's done.
Government Technology
 
El Niño, global warming combine to cause extreme drought in Amazon rainforest
The impact the current 2015/2016 El Niño is having in Amazonia has been revealed by new research.
Science Daily
 
Britain’s leading climate change sceptic Nigel Lawson says global warming is real
Former Conservative Chancellor says carbon dioxide is a greenhouse gas that warms the atmosphere – but says the UK would be ‘crazy’ to do anything about it
The Independent
 
L’Agriculture marocaine menacée
Changements climatiques. L’agriculture marocaine, ce secteur vital pour l’économie nationale, qui occupe près du cinquième du PIB, qui assure l’autosuffisance alimentaire du pays dans de nombreux domaines et qui emploie près de 40% de la main d’œuvre, est sérieusement menacée par les effets des changements climatiques.
Challenge
 
Un nouvel outil pour inciter les entreprises à utiliser la biomasse forestière
Le Service canadien des forêts veut inciter l'industrie forestière à se tourner vers la bioénergie.
Radio Canada
 
Refugees, climate change and Syria likely standouts amid ‘whirlwind’ of UN high-level week – Ban
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today that the global challenges pertaining to refugees and migrants, climate change, and the war in Syria are the major topics that will likely figure prominently in this year’s high-level week at the United Nations.
UN News Centre
 
Climate change poses major national security risk to US, warn military experts
Report urges next president to appoint cabinet-level leader to prepare nation for the worst.
International Business Times
 
Private sector targeted for inclusion in Ja delegation to 2016 climate talks

To take better strategic advantage of climate finance opportunities while continuing the courtship of local business interests, Jamaica is looking to have private sector representation on its team to Marrakesh in November.
The Cleaner
 
Ethiopia: Bringing Climate Agreements Into Practice
Last December, 195 countries gathered in Paris to negotiate a new global climate agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
All Africa
 
Food Waste Could Store Solar & Wind Energy
Saving up excess solar and wind energy for times when the sun is down or the air is still requires a storage device.
R & D
 
 
 
The Climate’s Low-Hanging Fruit
Next month, signatories to the 1989 Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer will convene in Kigali, Rwanda, to consider an amendment to the treaty that would gradually reduce, and eventually eliminate, the use of hydrofluorocarbons.
The Azer News
 
La Fórmula E presenta su campaña: “Combate el cambio climático, conduce eléctrico”
El Fórmula E ha pisado por primera vez el hielo Ártico. El monoplaza protagonista del primer campeonato de carreras a nivel mundial totalmente eléctrico se desplazó hasta Groenlandia para probar sus capacidades en uno de los ambientes más extremos del planeta.
OK Diario
 
Berlin y Paris construiran satelite para investigar cambio climatico
El Centro Alemán de Viajes Aeroespaciales (DLR) y la Agencia Francesa Aeroespacial (CNES) cerraron hoy un acuerdo de cooperación para construir un satélite que tendrá como misión la concentración de metano en la atmósfera lo que puede contribuir a entender las causas del cambio climático.
Vistazo
 
Nuevo informe: Cambios climáticos amenazan al Ejército de EEUU
Los efectos del cambio climático ponen en peligro las operaciones militares de EE.UU. e incrementarían el riesgo de un conflicto internacional, reveló un informe.
Hispantv
 
Toyota amplía la aplicación de la pila de combustible a sus fábricas
La nueva instalación es parte del objetivo cero emisiones de CO2 en las fábricas, una de las patas del Desafío Medioambiental Toyota 2050 —Toyota Environmental Challenge 2050—.
Toyota Prensa
 
300 000 $ pour étudier le front salin devant Québec et Lévis
La progression possible de l'eau salée vers les prises d'eau potable de Québec et de Lévis inquiète ces deux villes qui versent 100 000 $ chacune pour une étude sur la montée du front salin du fleuve Saint-Laurent.
La Presse
 
Yolanda Kakabadse : “La COP 22 servira à réaffirmer les engagements et concrétiser les changements»
La 22ème session de la Conférence des Parties à la Convention-cadre des Nations unies sur les changements climatiques (COP 22), prévue en novembre prochain à Marrakech, servira pour réaffirmer les engagements et concrétiser les changements à adopter par la communauté internationale dans ce domaine, a souligné la présidente du Fonds mondial pour la nature (WWF), Yolanda Kakabadse.
Liberation
 
États-Unis : des taxis Uber sans chauffeur à Pittsburgh
La révolution automobile fait un bond mercredi 14 septembre à Pittsburgh aux États-Unis où des clients d'Uber, le service de location de voiture par internet, vont se laisser conduire par un véhicule sans chauffeur.
LCI
 
Pour 60% des Français, les entreprises sont plus utiles que les politiques
Un sondage réalisée par l'Ifop et l'agence Terre de Sienne établit un palmarès des entreprises jugées les plus «utiles». La Poste, la SNCF et EDF se placent sur le podium.
Le Figaro
 
BMCE Bank s’associe à la BERD pour un marché bancaire vert en Afrique
Le groupe BMCE Bank of Africa et la Banque européenne pour la reconstruction et le développement coorganisent le 12 octobre à Casablanca un forum sur le thème «Création des marchés bancaires verts en Afrique».
Le Matin
 
 
 
Climat: Les enjeux de la transition énergétique
Une partie des énergies renouvelables dont la demande est importante en Afrique mais aussi dans les pays du nord pourrait être produite sur le continent africain et exportée en Europe.
L'economiste
 
Revisiting Global Emissions Accounting
As COP 22 approaches and negotiators face the task of implementing the Paris Agreement, they will be required to interpret, expand on and operationalize the various Articles of the Paris text.
The Energy Collective
 
James Nix: Brexit could pave the way for EU-wide carbon tax
"You have to look at the health issues such as higher asthma levels, resulting from air pollution, and the implications they have on quality of life," argues James Nix.
Euractiv
 
Cap-and-Trade Versus Carbon Tax: Which Works Better?
Earlier this month, Ontario, Quebec and Mexico struck the first international climate change deal since the United Nations summit in Paris last year.
Bloomberg
 
Ban Ki-moon hopes India, other nations will ratify Paris Climate Change agreement
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed hope that India and other nations will soon ratify the Paris Climate Change agreement and achieve progress in ensuring the deal enters into force by the end of the year.
Indian Express
 
Military experts say climate change poses 'significant risk' to security
A coalition of 25 military and national security experts, including former advisers to Ronald Reagan and George W Bush, has warned that climate change poses a “significant risk to US national security and international security” that requires more attention from the US federal government.
The Guardian
 
L’Ecosse, la future Arabie saoudite écolo d’Europe?
L'Ecosse a du vent, mais aussi des vagues et des marées. Si ce potentiel est exploité, alors l'avenir peut être opulent, le pays devenant la centrale électrique de l’Europe et vendant son expertise au monde entier
Slate
 
La COP21, aujourd'hui, demain et après
La ratification de l'accord de Paris se fait attendre, car chaque pays est confronté à des situations énergétiques très différentes
Le Point
 
Panamá acoge reunión de Cambio Climático
Panamá acoge hoy y mañana el Seminario Regional sobre Cambio Climático para Organizaciones de la Sociedad Civil de América Latina, en el marco de la Semana Europea de Diplomacia Climática y a pocas horas de que este país ratificó el Acuerdo de París.
La Estrella
 
Le réfugié climatique, nouvel avatar de la migration forcée
En 2007, la BBC décernait le titre de premier réfugié climatique à Ioane Teitiota, ressortissant de l’île de Kiribati dans le Pacifique. Parti avec sa famille en Nouvelle-Zélande en 2007, il avait demandé l’asile à ce titre.
The Conversation
 
 
 
Mexico to cap and trade up to 80pc of emissions
Mexico is set to launch a pilot cap-and-trade carbon market in November, part of its efforts to meet commitments under the Paris Agreement that is currently awaiting ratification by the Senate.
Argus Media
 
Jamaica a regional leader in mainstreaming climate change
Environment Officer at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Dr Esther Zeledon, says Jamaica is considered a pioneer and leader in the region in its efforts to mainstream climate change considerations into national development.
Jamaica Observer
 
La Ville de Bruxelles a réduit ses émissions de CO2 de 16 pour-cent en 6 ans
Les émissions de CO2 à l'échelle du territoire de la Ville de Bruxelles ont diminué de 16 pour-cent entre 2008 et 2014.
rtbf
 
Obama veut finir en beauté sur le climat
Le président américain a fait de l’écologie le pilier de sa politique. Il entend compléter cet héritage par deux accords portant sur les gaz réfrigérants et les émissions polluantes des avions commerciaux.
consoGlobe
 
Renewables cheaper than half-idle fossil fuel plants – analysis
As coal and gas-fired power stations run less, they are becoming less competitive on cost, finds Carbon Tracker
Climate Home
 
World Bank Tries to Revive Projects for Reducing Methane Emissions
The bank is auctioning off price guarantees for carbon credits to help jump-start stalled efforts in the developing world
The Wall Street Journal
 
Wheat, one of the world’s most important crops, is being threatened by climate change
One of the biggest concerns about climate change is the effect it will have on agriculture. Many studies have suggested that rising temperatures could be harmful to farms around the world, although there’s plenty of uncertainty about how bad things will get and which food supplies we should worry about most.
The Washington Post
 
Un guichet unique de la finance climatique à Marrakech
C’est l’un des résultats les plus concrets que connaîtra la COP22. L’information a été communiquée lors de la COP Academy des médias organisée à Rabat lundi, 05 septembre 2016
Journal du Cameroun
 
Las grandes plantas solares van ganando espacio en África
En preparación del evento ´Unlocking Solar Capital Africa´, que se celebrará en noviembre en kenia, Solarplaza ha elaborado un documento sobre las mayores plantas solares fotovoltaicas que se están desarrollando en el continente africano y en el que incluye un Top 10 de los proyectos en construcción y un Top 40 de los anunciados. Esta visión general refleja claramente un paisaje solar africano cambiante.
Energías Renovables
 
OPINION: The climate’s low-hanging fruit Inquirer.net
 
 
 
OPINION: Why a Price on Carbon Alone Isn’t the Golden Ticket The Wall Street Journal
 
Brazil Ratifies Paris Agreement To Reduce Greenhouse Gases
The Brazilian government on Monday ratified its participation in the Paris Agreement on climate change, a significant step by Latin America's largest emitter of greenhouse gases that could spur other countries to move forward.
NDTV
 
Brasil ratifica el Acuerdo de París contra el cambio climático
El presidente brasileño, Michel Temer, encabezó hoy un acto en el que el Gobierno ratificó el Acuerdo de París contra el cambio climático, adoptado en diciembre pasado por 195 naciones durante una cumbre realizada en la capital francesa.
EFE
 
Climat: le Brésil et le Panama ratifient l'accord de Paris
Le Brésil et le Panama ont ratifié lundi l'accord mondial sur le climat conclu en décembre à Paris, qui prévoit la réduction des gaz à effet de serre par les pays signataires.
La Presse
 
Panama Ratifies Paris Climate Change Pact
Panama on Monday joined the more than 20 countries that have officially ratified the Paris Accord against climate change adopted last December by 195 nations during a summit held in the French capital.
Latin American Herald Tribune
 
UE : Le Parlement invite les Etats membres à ratifier l'Accord de Paris
La commission environnement du Parlement européen a appelé les États membres à ratifier l’accord de Paris avant la COP 22 et invité l’UE à mettre à jour ses engagements en matière de réduction d’émissions de CO2.
La Tribune
 
India, Canada agree to combat climate change according to Paris pact
Both countires have agreed take action to combat climate change through innovation and deployment of low-carbon solutions
Business Standard
 
Climat: les Etats du Pacifique en appellent à l’aide internationale
Plusieurs dirigeants du Pacifique ont lancé un nouvel appel à l’aide internationale face aux périls du réchauffement climatique, samedi à Palikir (Micronésie), au dernier jour de leur sommet annuel, selon un journaliste de l’AFP.
Good Planet
 
EU to Decide on Its Carbon Market for Airlines After ICAO Deal
The European Union will decide about the exact emission-reduction rules for airlines only after the United Nations’ aviation panel reaches a historic agreement on how to limit pollution from the industry next month.
Bloomberg
 
Development of Common Market: S. Korea, China and Japan Aim to Integrate Their GHG Emissions Market
A regular conference has been inaugurated to discuss the integration of cap-and-trade systems among three countries -- Korea, China and Japan.
Business Korea
 
 
 
Les impacts du changement climatique sont déjà graves (Etude)
Une étude effectuée récemment par deux chercheurs de l'Université de Californie, Berkeley, aux Etats-Unis, a montré que les impacts sociaux et économiques du changement climatique actuel sont déjà graves.
Xinhuanet
 
World's first large-scale tidal energy farm launches in Scotland
MeyGen tidal stream project leads the way in tackling climate change and providing jobs, says Nicola Sturgeon
The Guardian
 
Saudi Arabia warns UN over 1.5C climate study
Riyadh says IPCC must retain independence from political process, and will not be able to offer full picture of climate challenges for governments
Climate Home
 
IDB launches multimedia climate change kit for schools
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched ‘Rise Up’, a free multimedia tool for primary and secondary schools in Latin America and the Caribbean to empower students, parents and teachers to address climate change and improve their quality of life through creative, viable and long-term solutions.
Jamaica Observer
 
El BID entrega kits gratuitos para escuelas y familias sobre cambio climático
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) anunció la entrega gratuita de kits escolares multimedia sobre cambio climático que contarán con guías, videos, juegos y planes de clase dirigidos a profesores, estudiantes, y sus familias para enseñar los conceptos de sostenibilidad de forma interactiva y divertida.
Télam
 
UN urged to hold world leaders’ climate bash every five years
Marshall Islands president says heads of state need regular reminders about threat posed by global warming
Climate Home
 
Scotland 'leads UK' on climate change
Greenhouse gas emissions fell further in Scotland than the rest of the UK in 2014, according to the latest report from the Committee on Climate Change.
BBC
 
OPINION: The Climate’s Low-Hanging Fruit
By Patricia Espinosa and Mario Molina
Project Syndicate
 
How Kenya plans to benefit from Sh10 trillion climate fund
As Kenya seeks to become industrialised by 2030, the environmental effects of economic growth are now giving economists sleepless nights. According to some studies, the damage might be irreversible
The Star
 
Washington DC tendrá un monumento al cambio climático que se hundirá en las aguas
El parque propuesto permitirá que las generaciones puedan medir y observar el aumento del nivel de las aguas.
Univision
 
 
 
Ban Ki-Moon urges Asean states to ratify climate change pact
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday urged Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) member states to ratify the Paris Agreement on Climate Change within the year to bring it closer to force.
Philippine Daily Inquirer
 
PM Modi pledges India will join Paris climate change deal this year
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged on Thursday to formally join the Paris climate change agreement this year, a potentially major step toward the pact entering into force.
AFP
 
UN Climate and FIFA Join Forces
Top Sporting Body Commits to Climate Neutrality
UNFCCC
 
La CMNUCC y la FIFA se unen para combatir el cambio climático
La FIFA se ha convertido en la primera organización deportiva en respaldar la iniciativa Climate Neutral Now de la Secretaría de la Convención Marco de Naciones Unidas sobre Cambio Climático.
FIFA.com
 
Climat: l'Inde s'est engagé à ratifier l'accord de Paris cette année, selon Washington
Le Premier ministre indien s'est engagé jeudi à faire ratifier l'accord mondial sur le climat conclu en décembre à Paris, a affirmé la Maison Blanche, à l'issue d'une rencontre entre Narendra Modi et Barack Obama à Vientiane.
RTL
 
La CCNUCC prédit un «grand succès» de la COP22 à Marrakech
La Secrétaire exécutive de la Convention-cadre des Nations unies sur les changements climatiques (CCNUCC), Mme Patricia Espinosa, a prédit un grand succès de la COP22, prévue en novembre prochain à Marrakech.
Le Matin
 
Le Maroc veut mettre l’eau au programme de la COP22
Oubliée des négociations climatiques depuis toujours, l’eau devrait faire son entrée dans la COP22 organisée par le Maroc, un pays de plus en plus soumis au stress hydrique
L'Usine Nouvelle
 
What Happens If Paris Climate Deal Enters Into Force This Year?
The Paris Agreement appears to be on pace to become international law no later than early 2017 and possibly as soon as this November, in time for the United Nations' next climate summit
Bloomberg BNA
 
Is a global consensus starting to build around carbon market mechanisms?
Tackling climate change is perhaps too often seen by the public as a job for governments, but in recent years it has often been businesses, cities, and public organisations that have been leading the way with their decarbonisation efforts.
Business Green
 
California tightens climate change rules under bills signed by governor
California will tighten controls on greenhouse gas emissions from vehicles, factories and public utilities under a pair of bills signed on Thursday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown
Reuters
 
 
 
California firma la ley más ambiciosa contra el cambio climático
California ha dado un paso decisivo en su lucha contra el cambio climático. El gobernador del estado, el demócrata Jerry Brown, firmó hoy una ley que permitirá acometer una de las reducciones más drásticas en la emisión de gases de efecto invernadero a nivel mundial.
El Mundo
 
Expert calls for more efforts to fight climate change
Governments have been urged to intensify efforts in climate change fight and food insecurity to boost intra Africa trade and investments. The call was made by Dr. Mohamed Badraoui, the Chief Executive Officer of Institute National de Recherche Agronomique (INRA) in Morocco.
The New Times
 
US rep in SA for climate change talks
A US Special representative for climate change Jonathan Pershing is holding meetings with government officials in the private sector and civil society on climate negotiations and renewable energy.
iafrica.com
 
Kenya to plant a 'green dress' the size of Costa Rica
Kenya aims to restore trees and vegetation across almost nine percent of its land mass by 2030, the government said on Thursday, in a bold initiative to combat climate change, poverty and hunger.
Reuters
 
MIT is harnessing bright sparks to transform clean energy
After decades of wrangling, governments around the world are beginning to take the issues of climate change and sustainability seriously.
CNBC
 
Germany publishes 30-year climate change strategy
Berlin delivers new decarbonisation proposal but lack of detail on coal phaseout and electric cars anger green groups
Climate Home
 
Poor countries have the edge on climate innovation
The developing world and emerging markets are among the most exciting places for climate policy and innovation, according to a former White House official who advised the Obama administration in the run-up to the COP20 summit in Lima, Peru.
SciDev.Net
 
Obama on Climate Change: The Trends Are ‘Terrifying’
Seventy-four years ago, a naval battle off this remote spit of land in the middle of the Pacific Ocean changed the course of World War II. Last week, President Obama flew here to swim with Hawaiian monk seals and draw attention to a quieter war — one he has waged against rising seas, freakish storms, deadly droughts and other symptoms of a planet choking on its own fumes.
NY Times
 
Obama se dit "terrifié" par les effets du réchauffement climatique
En déplacement sur l'île de Midway, située en plein océan Pacifique, le président américain en a profité, via une vidéo publiée sur le site internet du New York Times, pour mettre en garde les sceptiques contre l'immobilisme en matière de lutte contre le réchauffement climatique.
Le Point
 
Climat: Les îles du Pacifique se réunissent pour maintenir la pression
Les dirigeants du Pacifique ont ouvert jeudi leur sommet annuel en demandant de poursuivre les efforts contre le réchauffement climatique, un péril qui les menace tout particulièrement, moins d'un an après l'accord international conclu à Paris.
AFP
 
 
 
Cambio climático y Papúa Occidental marcan el Foro de las Islas del Pacífico
La lucha contra el cambio climático y la situación de la región separatista indonesia de Papúa Occidental centran la 47 cumbre de líderes del Foro de las Islas del Pacífico, que se celebra hoy en Micronesia.
El Diario
 
At ASEAN-UN Summit, Ban highlights complementarity between world and regional bodies on sustainable development
Speaking at a gathering of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the United Nations today, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the focus of cooperation between the two organizations on a range of sectors, including the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and gender equality and women’s empowerment.
UN News Centre
 
Morocco Hosts EIB MED Conference on Climate Action in the Mediterranean
Climate change is expected to severely impact the MENA region and tackling climate change is therefore a key priority both for the Mediterranean countries’ governments and for their international partners.
North Africa Post
 
Les dérèglements climatiques, sources de conflits et de guerres selon Mezouar
Les dérèglements climatiques représentent une source potentielle de tensions et de guerres intracommunautaires et inter États, a affirmé, mercredi à Skhirat, le président du Comité de pilotage de la COP22, Salaheddine Mezouar
La Tribune
 
Sociedad civil se reunirá en Panamá para tratar cambio climático
Representantes de la sociedad civil de 19 países de Latinoamérica y el Caribe se reunirán la próxima semana en Panamá para identificar mecanismos con los que puedan contribuir a mitigar el cambio climático, informaron este miércoles los organizadores.
EFE
 
Market Approaches Key to Combatting Climate Change Asia-Pacific Carbon Forum 2016 lends momentum to climate action in region
Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 7 Sept 2016 – Experience gained using markets in the Asia-Pacific region to combat climate change can help ensure success of the global climate change agreement adopted in Paris last December.
UNFCCC
 
California to extend most ambitious US climate change law
California Gov. Jerry Brown is set to extend the nation's most ambitious climate change law by another 10 years, charting a new goal to reduce carbon pollution.
AP
 
California Fights to Save Market Plan to Cut Carbon Emissions
Most carbon credits go unsold at auction, lowering the price of CO2.
Bloomberg
 
De moteur sur le climat, l’UE devient un frein
La difficulté d’un accord à 28 sur le partage de l’effort risque de renvoyer la ratification de l’Accord de Paris à fin 2017. Le dit accord pourrait rentrer en vigueur sans l’UE.
EurActiv
 
Bourse : comment adapter son portefeuille au réchauffement de la planète
Les analystes estiment qu’il faut adapter sa stratégie boursière aux problématiques liées au changement climatique. Différentes solutions existent pour se prémunir contre ces risques.
Le Figaro
 
 
 
Pressure for G20 deadline on fossil fuel subsidies shifts to Germany
After this week's G20 summit in China failed to set a target year to phase out hundreds of billions of dollars in state subsidies for polluting fossil fuels, green groups and experts are urging Germany to finish the job as host of next year's summit.
Reuters
 
ExxonMobil : l’AODP appelle les investisseurs à la cohérence climatique
L’Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) a publié ce matin un rapport analysant les votes des 50 principaux actionnaires aux résolutions climat déposées à l’occasion de l’assemblée générale d’ExxonMobil, le “ExxonMobil – Investor Engagement Report”. L’AODP y dénonce l’hypocrisie des actionnaires. Voici pourquoi.
Novethic
 
Africa: Green Cities Key to Sustainable Economic Development - Experts
Hall, an architect from Light Earth Designs, was yesterday presenting Rwanda's current urbanisation and Green Cities Development Plans, at the ongoing Global Green Growth Week
The New Times
 
US carbon permits price falls as shale gas replaces coal
The price of carbon dioxide in fledgling US emissions markets has been softening even as officials try to encourage investment in projects that spew fewer heat-trapping gases
Financial Times
 
US companies pledged to fight climate change, but are they, really?
Some of the largest US companies, including Verizon and Google, pledged their support for President Obama's climate policies. A recent study, however, reveals that what those companies do with their political money sends the opposite message.
Christian Science Monitor
 
Non-State Actors Say How Paris Can Boost Climate Action - UNFCCC Collaboration Centre Dialogues
Tackling climate change will take broad-based action – from towns and cities, the private sector, public and private organizations, even individuals. This fact is clear in the Paris Climate Change Agreement with its strong focus on action by “non-State actors”.
UNFCCC
 
Culpan al cambio climático por el declive de aves en Hawaii
Las aves tropicales nativas de la isla hawaiana de Kauai están muriéndose rápidamente y corren peligro de extinguirse a medida que el cambio climático calienta su hábitat y permite que prosperen las enfermedades transmitidas por mosquitos, según un estudio publicado el miércoles.
El Nuevo Herald
 
Climate change blamed for collapse of Hawaiian forest birds
Native forest birds on the Hawaiian island of Kauai are rapidly dying off and facing the threat of extinction as climate change heats up their habitat and allows mosquito-borne diseases to thrive, according to a study released Wednesday.
AP
 
Scientists See Push From Climate Change in Louisiana Flooding
Climate change has increased the likelihood of torrential downpours along the Gulf Coast like those that led to deadly floods in southern Louisiana last month, scientists said Wednesday.
NY Times
 
VIDEO: Vivienne Westwood on climate change and politics
Designer Vivienne Westwood at the FT Weekend Live festival in London talks about climate change and sustainable fashion.
Financial Times
 
 
 
Amitav Ghosh: 'climate change is like death, no one wants to talk about it'
Speaking at a literary festival in Bhutan, the Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh recently predicted that Himalayan regions, for no fault of their own, will face a catastrophe as climate change takes hold.
Guardian
 
OPINION: The planet’s future depends on choices we make now
Last week the US and China said they would ratify the Paris Agreement, which commits the two massive nations to making efforts to slow down climate change. It’s an important document and not insignificant that these two have signed up – they are, after all, two of the world’s biggest polluters.
Al-Arabiya
 
OPINION: The oceans are heating up. That's a big problem on a blue planet  Guardian
 
Soaring ocean temperature is 'greatest hidden challenge of our generation'
IUCN report warns that ‘truly staggering’ rate of warming is changing the behaviour of marine species, reducing fishing zones and spreading disease
Guardian
 
El calentamiento de los océanos provocará enfermedades transmitidas por el agua
“El calentamiento oceánico es uno de los mayores desafíos ocultos de esta generación, y estamos totalmente faltos de preparación para abordarlo” Así de claro lo ha explicado Inger Andersen, director General de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza (UICN).
La Vanguardia
 
Changement climatique : les océans dans la tourmente
Un rapport sur les conséquences du réchauffement des océans, publié lundi, exhorte les pays à réduire leurs émissions de gaz à effet de serre et à mettre en œuvre l'accord de la COP21.
Libération
 
UNFCCC Seeks Sports, Individuals’ Contribution to Climate Action
The Climate Neutral Now first anniversary event will be held at the United Nations headquarters, New York City, United States, on 8th September 2016.
Daily Observer
 
Morocco to Host Informal Consultations in Preparation for COP22
Morocco will host, on September 8-9 in Skhirate (Rabat outskirts), a session of informal consultations in preparation for the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP22) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
Morocco World News
 
Caribbean countries meeting ahead of climate change meeting in Morocco
Grenada is hosting the CARICOM Climate Change Negotiators and Ministerial preparatory meeting in preparation for the Conference of Parties (COP) for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which will be held in Morocco this year.
Antigua Observer6
 
Dialogan Cuba y AEC sobre enfrentamiento regional al cambio climático
Cuba y la Asociación de Estados del Caribe (AEC) dialogaron aquí sobre la implementación del Programa regional para el enfrentamiento al Cambio Climático en el período 2016-2018, un tema de vital importancia hoy para el desarrollo del área.
Prensa Latina
 
 
 
COP22: Des réunions informelles pour la mise en œuvre de l’Accord de Paris
Dans le cadre de la préparation de la COP22, le Maroc organise la tenue de consultations informelles en présence de chefs de délégations étrangères. Le programme.
Telquel
 
Liberia To Host International Meeting on Climate Change
Liberia will this year host the thirteenth Least Developed Countries (LDC) Experts Group Meeting of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Monrovia
Front Page Africa
 
China’s top ministries commit to green finance drive
Proposals to ensure China’s financial sector backs green projects gains influential support, though doubts over what can be classed as ‘green’ persist
Climate Home
 
BlackRock issues climate change warning
Investors can no longer ignore climate change and should act to protect their portfolios as extreme weather events become more common and governments step up their efforts to fight global warming, according to BlackRock
Financial Times
 
Le G20 a manqué d’annonces concrètes sur le climat
Si le climat était bien au menu du G20 de Hangzhou qui s’est déroulé les 4 et 5 septembre en Chine, le temps fort sur le sujet s’est toutefois déroulé en marge du sommet lui-même avec la ratification de l’Accord de Paris par la Chine et les États-Unis
Novethic
 
Why the ocean is key to climate protection
The World Conservation Congress - the largest environment decision-making forum - is taking place in Hawaii. Ocean and climate change are high on the agenda. UN advisor Susan Avery tells DW why the two go together.
Deutsche Welle
 
“ L'objectif de 2°C ne met pas à l'abri de dangereuses modifications des courants marins ”
Co-présidente du groupe de travail I du Groupe intergouvernemental d'experts sur l'évolution du climat (Giec) et paléoclimatologue à l'Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, Valérie Masson-Delmotte fait le point sur les grands défis des recherches en cours, en particulier la fonte de l'Antarctique.
actu-environnement
 
European Commission urged to revamp bioenergy and shipping policies
The European Commission has been greeted with across-the-board support from MEPs to include emissions from shipping in the European Union's 2030 emissions reduction target, while non-profits are also calling for improved bioenergy policies.
Edie.net
 
Le secteur financier asiatique de plus en plus conscient du risque climatique
L’Asia Investor Group on Climate Change (AIGCC), qui regroupe notamment BlackRock, le plus important fond d’investissement au monde, publie ce mardi 6 septembre un rapport sur la prise en compte du changement climatique par le secteur financier en Asie. Au total, 36 banques, 30 investisseurs et 24 assureurs ont été interrogés.
Novethic
 
Cambio climático vs ciudades
Los peligros del cambio climático son indudables, y las consecuencias más palpables e inmediatas cada día.
Bohemia
 
 
 
ANALYSIS: Ethiopia: Fast-Tracking Journey to Attain Carbon Neutral Economic Growth Ethiopian Herald
 
BLOG: The limits of bank self-regulation in fighting deforestation  Financial Times
 
Patricia Espinosa prevé que el Acuerdo de París entre en vigor en Marraquech
La nueva secretaria de la convención de cambio climático de Naciones Unidas, la mexicana Patricia Espinosa, prevé que el Acuerdo de París entre en vigor a comienzos de noviembre en la cumbre del clima (COP22) que se celebra en Marraquech.
EFE
 
U.N. climate change official: Paris Accord to enter into force in November
The new United Nations secretary for the climate change agreement, Mexico's Patricia Espinosa, says that the Paris Accord will enter into force in early November at the summit to be held in Marrakesh, Morocco.
EFE
 
Asia Investor Group on Climate Change launches with sights set on $7.7tr investment opportunity
New group publishes review of Asian climate finance sector, revealing growing engagement with green investment
BusinessGreen
 
Quand l’océan se meurt, la planète aussi
Au milieu du hall d’exposition du congrès de l’Union internationale pour la protection de la nature (UICN) qui se tient à Hawaï jusqu’au 10 septembre, trône une très grosse mappemonde de l’agence météorologique et océanique américaine (NOAA).
Le Monde
 
G20 reaffirms climate commitments – but dodges deadlines
Leaders back rapid implementation of the Paris agreement and ramping up of green finance, but fail to set timeline for phase out of fossil fuel subsidies
Climate Home
 
G20 se compromete a combatir el cambio climático
Los líderes del G20 también debatieron sobre la búsqueda soluciones al conflicto de Siria.
Telesur
 
China, US and Europe pledge support for global aviation emissions pact
China, the United States and Europe all pledged support on Saturday for a new deal to curb carbon dioxide emissions by airlines which is due to be finalised at a meeting of the UN's International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) in September and is expected to go into effect from 2021.
Reuters
 
Moroccan Mosques To Be Fitted With Energy Saving Systems
Morocco, host country of the 22nd UN conference on climate change (COP22), will fit its mosques with energy saving light bulbs, solar thermal water heaters and photovoltaic systems.
North Africa Post
 
 
 
Des journalistes de 28 pays africains en tournée au Maroc
Une délégation de journalistes représentant des médias de 28 pays africains effectue actuellement une tournée au Maroc, à l'invitation du Comité de pilotage de la 22e Conférence des parties à la convention-cadre des Nations unies sur les changements climatiques (COP 22), prévue à Marrakech en novembre prochain.
Le Matin
 
Marshall Islands backs plan to curb aviation emissions
The Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean gave backing on Tuesday for an accord to curb carbon dioxide emissions from airlines in a widening of support to a first small developing nation vulnerable to climate change.
Reuters
 
DHL se une a una campaña contra el cambio climático y tomará 19 medidas al respecto
La compañía de transporte de mercancías, DHL Freight, ha anunciado que ha entrado a formar parte de la campaña 'Un millón de compromisos por el clima', que organiza la Fundación Biodiversidad, entidad adjunta al Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente (MAGRAMA). Igualmente, ha explicado que adoptará 19 medidas para cooperar en materia medioambiental.
Europa Press
 
Le réchauffement climatique mine nos océans
Le réchauffement climatique abîme les océans comme jamais, diffusant des maladies aux animaux comme aux êtres humains et menaçant la sécurité alimentaire partout dans le monde, met en garde un rapport scientifique publié lundi.
AFP
 
How California is channelling carbon market revenues into green vehicles, clean air, and methane reductions
he EU's carbon market may be spluttering, with carbon plummeting to its lowest price in more than three years on Friday, but elsewhere in the world there are signs carbon trading systems are finally demonstrating a degree of maturity.
Business Green
 
Le Canada soutiendra le Vietnam dans la réduction des émissions de gaz à effet de serre
Le Canada va accorder 15 millions de dollars pour aider les petites et moyennes entreprises (PME) du Vietnam à appliquer des technologies pour réduire les émissions de gaz à effet de serre.
Vietnamplus
 
Climate change spells worse typhoons for China, Japan: study
China, Taiwan, Japan and the Koreas will experience more violent typhoons under climate change, said researchers Monday, presenting evidence for a recent rise in storm intensity caused by ocean warming.
AFP
 
El cambio climático ya tiene consecuencias para la salud humana
Los impactos del cambio climático en el océano ya tienen consecuencias probadas para la salud humana, según constata un estudio científico presentado en el Congreso Mundial de la Naturaleza, que revela un aumento en la velocidad de propagación de enfermedades por la subida de temperatura del agua.
El Mundo
 
U.S., China ratify Paris climate deal, setting stage for G20
China and the United States ratified the Paris agreement to cut climate-warming emissions on Saturday, marking a major step toward the enactment of the pact as early as the end of the year and setting the stage for other countries to follow suit.
Reuters
 
La Chine et les Etats-Unis ratifient l’accord de Paris sur le climat
C’est le cadeau de bienvenue offert par la Chine aux chefs d’Etat et de gouvernement invités à Hangzhou pour le sommet du G20, les 4 et 5 septembre : la ratification de l’accord de Paris sur le climat.
Le Monde
 
 
 
EE UU y China se suman a lucha contra el cambio climático
Estados Unidos y China, los dos países que más contaminan en el planeta, anunciaron este sábado en Hangzhou la ratificación del histórico acuerdo de París para limitar el calentamiento global, un anuncio que podría acelerar su entrada en vigor.
El Tiempo
 
Global Climate Accord Closer to Reality as Obama, Xi Sign On
U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping formally joined the Paris climate agreement, and with the world’s two largest emitters of carbon pollution now on board the deal among more than 190 countries may enter into force this year.
Bloomberg
 
Ban Ki-moon praises US, China for climate deal
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon has touted what he called "the outstanding leadership" of the American and Chinese presidents, Barack Obama and Xi Jinping, for committing their nations to the Paris agreement on climate change.
AP
 
French President to Attend COP22 in Marrakech in November
French President François Hollande will attend the United Nations Conference on Climate Change, COP22 in Marrakech on November 15.
North Africa Post
 
América Latina y el Caribe avanzan acciones contra el cambio climático
Unos 13 países de América Latina y el Caribe ya cuentan o están en proceso de desarrollar legislaciones contra el cambio climático, indicó a través de un comunicado Leo Heileman, director regional y representante para América Latina y el Caribe de ONU Ambiente, en el marco de una reunión en México.
La Estrella de Panamá
 
First clean energy seed fund launched
Specialist investment manager, Artesian Venture Partners, has launched Australia's first Clean Energy Seed Fund, which includes a $10 million commitment from the new $1 billion Clean Energy Innovation Fund.
Financial Standard
 
L'aviation civile adoptera un régime de régulation du CO2
L'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI) a dévoilé vendredi un projet de résolution, que devrait adopter la communauté internationale fin septembre, établissant un premier régime de mesures et de compensation des émissions de gaz à effet de serre de ce secteur.
AFP
 
La France émettra dès 2017 ses premiers "green bonds"
Sous réserve des conditions de marché nécessaires, l’État proposera ses premières obligations vertes à compter du premier trimestre 2017.
BFMTV
 
Pacific Island nations follow Hawaii’s lead to renewable energy future
Leaders from Pacific Island nations came together Sunday as part of the ongoing IUCN World Conservation Congress that’s meeting here in Honolulu to share their ideas for renewable energy.
KHON2 News
 
Brexit, cambio climático y refugiados los temas en el arranque del G20
Comenzó en China la cumbre de las principales economías del mundo, el G-20, evento en el cual las potencias buscarán ofrecer remedios para la economía mundial.
LaRed 21 Mundo
 
 
 
Global warming is key topic at Hawaii conservation congress
The international community came together Thursday in Hawaii for 10 days of talks by leading academics, conservation groups and government officials to address the impacts of global warming, wildlife trafficking and environmental conservation.
AP
 
U.S. and China to lead push on climate change at G20 summit
China and the United States are expected to give the Paris climate change agreement a big push forward as the world's largest economies gather for the G20 summit this weekend, including potentially jointly announcing their ratification of the deal and action to curb fossil fuel subsidies, experts say.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
G20 states must take harder line on carbon emissions: NGOs
G20 states must work harder to ensure a swifter transition to a low carbon economy, NGOs urged Thursday, notably deploring continued EU finance for fossil fuel-powered projects.
AFP
 
WWF names Manuel Pulgar-Vidal as new climate chief
Chair of COP20 Lima climate summit joins top conservation charity to spearhead work on implementing Paris Agreement
Climate Home
 
Climat : les investissements du G20 encore insuffisants pour atteindre les objectifs de l’Accord de Paris
Si l’investissement “bas carbone” progresse dans la plupart des pays du G20, ils ne sont cependant pas suffisants pour nous assurer d’une trajectoire conforme aux objectifs de l’Accord de Paris.
Novethic
 
Obama warns against global warming's impact on Pacific atoll
President Barack Obama plunked down on a speck of coral reef in the middle of the Pacific Ocean on Thursday and gazed out at the turquoise waters of the marine monument he's widened to become the largest in the world.
AP
 
Obama advierte que ningún país es inmune al cambio climático
El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, advirtió ayer que ningún país es inmune al cambio climático e insistió en la importancia de cumplir con los compromisos suscritos en el Acuerdo de París.
El Mundo
 
Diputados convirtió en ley la adhesión a un acuerdo climático
La Cámara de Diputados aprobó este jueves por amplia mayoría el Acuerdo de París sobre cambio climático, suscrito el 12 de diciembre de 2015, que el presidente Mauricio Macri llevará la semana próxima a la cumbre del G20 en China.
Cinequo
 
Pollution kills as many people as cancer does, UN’s new environment chief warns
The new head of the United Nations environment agency today laid out key issues facing the international community on environmental issues, including pollution as well as the linkages among the environment, wars and conflicts, and migration.
UN News Centre
 
Give indigenous people land rights or fail on deforestation pledges, governors told
Countries will be unable to meet their climate change pledges unless they secure land rights for people living in the world's tropical forests, indigenous leaders told an international conference of regional governors meeting in Mexico.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
 
 
Presentan avances de Yucatán en materia ambiental
La estrecha colaboración con Campeche y Quintana Roo, así como con asociaciones civiles y las principales universidades de la región, fue uno de los avances y resultados presentados por Yucatán durante la II Cumbre de Cambio Climático de las Américas (CCCA) desde Jalisco.
La Jornada Maya
 
Le Maroc et l'UNESCO signent un accord à Paris
La Commission Nationale Marocaine pour l'UNESCO et l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'Education, la Science et la Culture (UNESCO) ont signé, jeudi à Paris, un accord pour accueillir à Rabat, du 20 au 24 septembre prochain, la première réunion du Groupe d'experts ad-hoc, chargé de l'élaboration d'un avant-projet de texte préliminaire d'une Déclaration des principes éthiques en rapport avec le changement climatique
Le Matin
 
FAO llama a convertir efectos del cambio climático en oportunidades
Sectores como la pesca, la navegación, la generación de energía y el turismo requieren soluciones rápidas e innovadoras para convertir los efectos del cambio climático en oportunidades, afirmó hoy la FAO.
Prensa Latina
 
Canada Commits $22.6 Million to Support Training of African Mathematical Scientists on Climate Change Solutions
Canada is contributing CA$22.6 million over five years to the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences – Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) so it can train African mathematical scientists to develop climate change adaptation and mitigation solutions.
Naija247news
 
Pope Urges Faithful To Save Planet From ‘Debris, Desolation And Filth’
Pope Francis called on Thursday for concerted action against environmental degradation and climate change, renewing a fierce attack on consumerism and financial greed which, he said, were threatening the planet.
Huffington Post
 
El papa Francisco llama a los católicos a combatir el cambio climático
El pontífice propuso añadir el cuidado del medio ambiente a las siete obras benéficas tradicionales que se piden a los católicos.
El Universal
 
Le pape appelle les chrétiens à sauvegarder l'environnement
La pape François a appelé jeudi la population mondiale à agir contre la dégradation de l'environnement et le changement climatique, renouvelant ses critiques contre le consumérisme et la cupidité financière qui, selon lui, menacent la planète.
Reuters
 
Le WWF recense les signaux d'une transition énergétique
Essor des énergies renouvelables, déclin de l'industrie du charbon ou engagement des villes et des entreprises: le WWF recense dans un rapport publié jeudi une quinzaine de signaux montrant que la transition énergétique «en cours», si elle est trop lente, est «irréversible».
AFP
 
Ce que Berne veut faire en faveur du climat
Le Conseil fédéral a présenté sa loi pour lutter contre le réchauffement climatique. La taxe sur le CO2 va doubler.
24heures
 
Ciudades contra el cambio climático (by Anne Hidalgo) El País
 
 
 
BLOG: It’s Time For World Leaders To Support Fossil Free Finance Huffington Post
 
Uniting Conservationists Around Climate Action Huffington Post
 
OPINION: Réchauffement climatique : enfin, les assureurs se rebiffent Blasting News
 
Los gobiernos locales son fundamentales para la lucha contra el cambio climático: Patricia Espinosa
Hoy inicia en Guadalajara, Jalisco, la segunda Cumbre de Cambio Climático de las Américas a la que participan representantes de gobiernos subnacionales de la región y miembros del sector empresarial y académico, así como de la sociedad civil, para discutir durante los próximos dos días sobre los retos que el calentamiento global genera para la implementación de la Agenda 2030 de desarrollo sostenible.
Centro de Información de las Naciones Unidas
 
La reducción de emisiones es responsabilidad de todos: ONU
Los gobiernos nacionales no podrán reducir solos las emisiones de carbono, sino que deberán de trabajar en conjunto con el Acuerdo de París con los estados, municipios y regiones, así como unir esfuerzos con universidades, empresas y sociedad para que participen activamente y enfrentar un nuevo tipo de desarrollo para enfrentar el cambio climático indicó Patricia Espinosa, secretaria ejecutiva de la Convención Marco de Naciones Unidas sobre Cambio Climático
El Occidental
 
Inauguran II Cumbre de Cambio Climático de las Américas
Con la visión de que a nivel subnacional y local es en donde más se puede reducir el cambio climático, se inauguró la II Cumbre de Cambio Climático de las Américas (CCCA), que se llevará a cabo en Jalisco los días 31 de agosto y 1 de septiembre
El Informador
 
Ontario, Quebec sign climate policy deal with Mexico
Ontario and Quebec signed an agreement with the Mexican government Wednesday to jointly develop carbon markets with the aim of allowing companies in those provinces to purchase Mexican greenhouse-gas-reduction credits to satisfy provincially regulated emission caps.
Globe and Mail
 
Mexico Strikes First International Climate Deal Since Paris
Mexico and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec have agreed to work together on developing carbon markets to curb greenhouse gases, marking the first international climate deal since United Nations envoys struck a pact in Paris last year.
Bloomberg
 
Green Climate Fund needs ideas with low-carbon wow factor: ex-head
The Green Climate Fund, which aims to channel billions of dollars to help poorer nations tackle global warming, is not yet backing the right kind of projects to bring about a sea change in low-carbon development, said its recently departed executive director.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Obama urges nations to work together on climate issues
President Obama says no nation can tackle climate change by itself. He says that's why countries need to work together on the environment.
AP
 
 
 
Obama Heads to Asia Seeking Breakthrough on Trade and Climate Change
President Obama set off on a trans-Pacific voyage on Wednesday, his 10th trip to Asia as president and most likely his last chance to showcase two of his most cherished projects: the focus on Asia and the campaign to curb climate change.
NY Times
 
China to establish green financing mechanism for greener growth
China will establish a green financing mechanism to facilitate the economy's transition to sustainable growth, becoming the first country worldwide to make such a move.
Xinhua
 
Neuf mois après la COP21, où est passé «l'esprit de Paris» ?
A quelques jours de l'ouverture du G20 et à trois mois de la COP22, à Marrakech, de nombreux observateurs s'inquiètent des inerties dans la lutte mondiale contre les effets du changement climatique.
Libération
 
Réchauffement climatique : le rapport plein d'espoir du WWF
Huit mois après la signature de l'accord de Paris, les choses bougent : l'organisation WWF publie ce jeudi 1er septembre un rapport qui montre que la planète est vraiment en train de changer.
RTL
 
Over 3000 UK churches on way to ditching fossil fuels
Christian groups launch new push to encourage governments to target tougher emission-cutting plans
Climate Home
 
Poor electric car sales hit climate change targets
Motorists are shunning electric cars despite a generous subsidy, leaving MPs with “no confidence” that Britain will meet its climate change targets by the middle of century.
Financial Times
 
US, India edge towards ‘biggest climate win’ in 2016
Despite its huge reliance on old cooling technologies, Delhi can leave a winner from October’s HFC negotiations, argue experts from US green group NRDC
Climate Home
 
US $100 bn per year by 2020 for developing nations to fight climate change
The US today said it will mobilise US $100 billion per year by 2020 to address the needs of developing countries like India to combat climate change.
PTI
 
Asturias se asfixia en la lucha contra cambio climático
Un informe de expertos alerta de que es la comunidad con más emisiones y las políticas activas «más pobres» para frenar al calentamiento global
La Voz de Asturias
 
France's Hollande says Paris climate change deal far from being implemented
French President Francois Hollande said on Tuesday an international deal on climate change agreed in Paris last year was still far from being implemented and called on countries to ensure it was ratified by year-end.
Reuters
 
 
 
Hollande dice que acuerdo de París sobre cambio climático está lejos de ser implementado
El acuerdo internacional sobre el cambio climático firmado en París el año pasado está aún lejos de ser implementado, afirmó el martes el presidente francés, Francois Hollande, al tiempo que instó a los países a que se aseguren de que sea ratificado antes de fin de año.
Reuters
 
Climat: Hollande inquiet pour la mise en oeuvre de l'accord de Paris
L'entrée en vigueur d'ici la fin de l'année de l'accord de Paris sur le climat, conclu en décembre 2015, est "loin d'être acquise", a déploré le président français François Hollande en pressant les pays signataires de procéder à sa ratification.
Le Point
 
UN Negotiations Focus on What Lies Beneath the High Seas
The high seas – oceans which fall beyond the jurisdiction of any country – make up about two thirds of the world’s ocean and half of the total surface of planet earth.
IPS
 
Les négociateurs chinois et américains se rencontrent à Beijing
Alors que les dirigeants des nations du G20 se préparent à décoller pour Hangzhou en Chine à l'occasion du sommet G20, les négociateurs climatiques chinois et américains se sont rencontrés à Beijing.
CCTV
 
Chile breaks Dubai's record of solar power output at low cost
Chile has broken Dubai's record of promising to produce solar at the world's cheapest rates. During June, Dubai announced that it would produce solar power at Rs 2.01 per unit in June, in August Chile broke the record with a new low of Rs 1.95 per unit
Economic Times
 
Les pays du Maghreb se préparent à la COP22 de Marrakech
Un atelier sous-régional de préparation des pays de l'Union du Maghreb arabe (UMA) à la 22e Conférence des parties (COP22) est organisé, du 29 au 31 août à Rabat, sous le thème «De l'Accord de Paris à l'action : la finance du climat au service du développement agricole durable».
Le Matin
 
Drought-hit Central America farmers save together to cope with climate change
Introduced by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the savings scheme has been adopted by 50 farmers' associations in Honduras and Guatemala.
Reuters
 
Ban Ki-moon félicite la Chine pour l'ordre du jour du Sommet du G20 de Hangzhou
Ban Ki-moon, Secrétaire général de l'ONU, a salué vendredi dernier les efforts de la Chine dans la l’insistance dont elle a fait preuve sur la promotion de la croissance verte et le renforcement de la présence des pays en développement lors du prochain sommet du G20.
People's Daily (French)
 
South Africa to become wind energy hot spot (and why we should care)
As recently as 2012, South Africa had very little wind energy capacity—10 MW to be precise—and it had taken ten years to get to that point.
Treehugger
 
La forêt amazonienne ne pourra pas résister à un réchauffement climatique de grande ampleur
La forêt Amazonienne s’étend sur plus de 6 millions de km² et traverse neuf pays. Son point fort ? Sa grande capacité d’adaptation à un changement climatique relativement modeste. Les optimistes retiendront que la forêt amazonienne est capable, grâce à la très grande diversité de ses arbres, de s’adapter à un changement climatique de relativement faible amplitude. Les pessimistes noteront, eux, que cette forêt ne résisterait pas à une forte hausse des températures.
CatNat
 
 
 
Natural Gas Emissions Will Surpass Those from Coal in U.S.
Carbon dioxide emissions from natural gas-fired power plants will be 10 percent greater than emissions from coal-fired plants in 2016
Scientific American
 
Nice Côte d’Azur Airport achieves carbon neutral status
Nice Côte d’Azur Airport has become the first carbon neutral airport in France following certification by the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme
International Airport Review
 
Indigenous People Demand Shared Benefits from Forest Conservation
“Why don’t the authorities put themselves in our shoes?” asked Cándido Mezúa, an indigenous man from Panama, with respect to native peoples’ participation in conservation policies and the sharing of benefits from the protection of forests.
IPS
 
The Challenge of Cutting Coal Dependence
It won't be easyy to get rid of coal
NY Times
 
Zimbabwe: 'Adopt Renewable Energy Alternatives'
Climate experts have urged Zimbabweans to adopt renewable energy alternatives, energy efficiency and climate smart agriculture so that the country can meet its green house gas (GHG) energy emission reduction target
The Herald
 
Insurers call on G20 to phase out fossil fuel subsidies by 2020
Insurers with $1.2 trillion under management called on Tuesday for the Group of 20 to set a timetable to phase out subsidies for fossil fuels by 2020 when they meet at a summit in China this weekend.
Reuters
 
The Anthropocene epoch: scientists declare dawn of human-influenced age
Experts say human impact on Earth so profound that Holocene must give way to epoch defined by nuclear tests, plastic pollution and domesticated chicken
Guardian
 
Climate change a key topic at the G20 Summit
Climate change has come to be in the spotlight at the upcoming G20 summit.
CCTV
 
L’Homme a tellement déréglé le climat qu’on devrait créer une nouvelle époque géologique pour décrire ce qui nous arrive: l'Anthropocène
L'Homme a fait entrer la Terre dans une nouvelle époque géologique, l'Anthropocène, qui a débuté au milieu du 20ème siècle, selon un groupe de scientifiques qui a présenté lundi ses conclusions devant le Congrès géologique international réuni en Afrique du Sud.
RTL
 
UN cultural agency hails creation of world’s largest marine protected area
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today welcomed the establishment by US President Barack Obama of the largest nature reserve in the world, done through expanding a marine reserve in the state of Hawaii.
UN News Centre
 
 
 
Climat : après la COP21, Fabius appelle les dirigeants à tenir leurs promesses
Près de neuf mois après la signature de l’accord de Paris sur le climat, Laurent Fabius, dans une tribune publiée par Le Monde, tire la sonnette d’alarme
Le Monde
 
Environment Minister discusses COP22 preparations with US delegation
Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy met with Jonathan Pershing, the US deputy director for the office of energy policy, in Cairo on Tuesday to discuss preparations for the upcoming 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22).
Daily News Egypt
 
Una batalla legal para que las petroleras paguen los daños del cambio climático
En diferentes lugares del mundo ha comenzado una batalla legal para que las empresas que se benefician de la explotación de combustibles fósiles se hagan cargo de los daños provocados por el cambio climático
Next
 
¿Dónde irán los animales que se vean obligados a exiliarse por culpa del cambio climático?
La Universidad de Washington y The Nature Conservancy han creado un mapa animado, que muestra dónde se proyecta que los animales se muevan en las Américas en respuesta al cambio climático
La Vanguardia
 
China to boost solar, wind power cooperation with Namibia
Top Chinese legislator Zhang Dejiang said on Monday that China is willing to enhance solar and wind energy cooperation with Namibia.
Xinhua
 
Le trou dans la couche d'ozone est en train de se refermer
Une équipe internationale vient d'annoncer que le trou de la couche d'ozone a amorcé sa guérison. Près de 30 ans après que les gouvernements ont statué sur l'arrêt des produits chlorés détruisant l'ozone, les scientifiques mesurent enfin les bénéfices en Antarctique
Maxi Sciences
 
RSE.- El gran reto de los supermercados con el cambio climático
Es el de los gases fluorados. De todos ellos, los más comunes son los los hidrofluorocarbonos (HFCs).
Diario Responsable
 
Le dégel du permafrost, une bombe à retardement
Le réchauffement des sols gelés engendre des conséquences dramatiques: réveil de virus endormis depuis des milliers d’années et éboulements en cascade.
Tribune de Geneve
 
Climate change looms large in Obama's final trip to Asia
When President Barack Obama sets out this week to meet world leaders in China and Laos during his final presidential trip to Asia, he will make an unusual stop along the way.
Reuters
 
Mass. wants its neighbors to move faster to cut emissions
Massachusetts is pressing some reluctant states to require power plants to cut carbon emissions twice as fast as the current guidelines in their regional climate change program, a market-based effort that’s considered a national model.
Boston Globe
 
 
 
Why Electric Cars Will Be Here Sooner Than You Think
Adoption of electric vehicles will not be gradual, because the factors required to unlock demand for them are in place
Wall Street Journal
 
UN chief lauds China's leadership in G20 summit
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is lauding the Chinese government for its focus on the future at the forthcoming G20 summit
CRI
 
Top Chinese legislature reviews Paris Agreement on climate change
China's top legislature started to convene its bi-monthly session on Monday, reviewing the proposal to review and ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change and other matters.
IANS
 
Jalisco se prepara para dos eventos contra el cambio climático
Con el fin de ser líder nacional y estar en la visión internacional, Jalisco se prepara para ser sede de la reunión anual del Grupo de Trabajo de Gobernadores por el Clima y los Bosques (GCF), que está conformado por 29 estados y provincias a nivel mundial, y para la II Cumbre de Cambio Climático de las Américas (CCCA), en la cual participan 16 gobernadores.
El Informador
 
Semaine cruciale pour l’accord de Paris sur le climat
Une semaine cruciale s’ouvre pour l’accord mondial sur le climat négocié lors de la COP 21 l’an dernier à Paris.
L'Agefi
 
La Chine championne du monde de la finance verte
Près de la moitié des obligations qui financent des projets en faveur de l’environnement sont émises dans l’empire du milieu.
Le Temps
 
Paris Agreement: US special envoy for climate change to arrive in New Delhi today
On September 2, Pershing will travel to Mumbai for meetings with members of the finance sector on how to catalyze investment in clean energy.
Indian Express
 
Climate change predicted to halve coffee-growing area that supports 120m people
More than 120 million of the world’s poorest depend on the coffee economy, a report says, and their livelihoods are already suffering from temperature rises
Guardian
 
Les énergies propres sont la principale source de production électrique dans l'UE
Selon Eurostat, les énergies renouvelables représentaient en 2014 plus de 29% de la production électrique en Europe, devant donc le nucléaire (27%). Mais la France reste clairement à la traîne par rapport à ses voisins.
BFMTV
 
Airlines near first carbon market as UN forges pollution deal
The market is designed to limit climate damage from an expected rise in airline emissions, which account for about 2% of the world’s greenhouse-gas output
Live Mint
 
 
 
Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation
Indian scientists have designed a “solar tree” that they hope will help overcome one of the key challenges the country faces in the generation of solar power.
Voice of America
 
“Si no frenamos el cambio climático volverán las hambrunas”
El hijo de Susan Sontag advierte que "a la pobreza se la vence con medidas políticas, no con filantropía"
El País
 
Korea preps for climate change with tropical fruits
Though fruits and vegetables like mangoes, papaya, carambola and dragon fruit have long been considered exclusive goods produced by the tropical world, they may soon become commonplace crops found in a rather unlikely location -- South Korea.
Korea Herald
 
So the Paris climate deal enters into force: then what?
Excitement is building over the likely entry into force of the UN’s climate deal – but that will only be the start of a new set of tricky negotiations
Climate Home
 
New UN S-G Must Realize That Climate Change Threatens Our World Huffington Post
 
Keep commitment to transition to low-carbon economy, urges UN climate change office
The United Nations (UN) climate change secretariat has added its voice to concerns being raised about a proposal made by China's Jiuquan Iron and Steel Company (JISCO) for the construction of a coal-fired plant in St Elizabeth.
Jamaica Gleaner
 
Coal Executive Says His Industry Must Confront Climate Change
Richard Reavey says climate denial is eerily parallel to the tobacco industry’s old tactics, which hurt that business long-term
ClimateWire
 
UN aviation emissions pact could let states opt out of first phase
A new global deal on curbing aviation emissions will likely give states the right to opt out of its initial voluntary phases, according to sources familiar with the matter, in a concession to developing countries such as aviation powerhouses China and India.
Reuters
 
Push for climate accord
THE ratification of the Paris Agreement and prioritising the implementation of key obligations under the agreement are two objectives that Pacific countries must continue to push for within the region and internationally.
Fiji Times
 
Obama expands Hawaii marine reserve in final push on climate
U.S. President Barack Obama will dramatically expand the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument off the coast of Hawaii on Friday, the White House said, an action that will ban commercial fishing from more than 582,500 sq miles (1.5 million sq km) of the Pacific Ocean.
Reuters
 
 
 
Tonga ratifies the Paris Agreement on Climate Change
Hon. Sovaleni said that government would deposit Tonga’s instrument of ratification of the agreement on 21 September.
Matangi Tonga Online
 
Panamá ratifica el Acuerdo de París contra cambio climático
La Asamblea Nacional (AN, parlamento) de Panamá aprobó hoy en tercer y último debate el proyecto de ley por que ratifica el Acuerdo de París, el primer pacto global contra el cambio climático.
EFE
 
Brazil to ratify Paris climate deal on 29 August – reports
Interim president Michel Temer keen to beat US and China in race to formally back Paris climate agreement
Climate Home
 
Canicule : à Paris aussi, on meurt du réchauffement climatique
Lors de la canicule de 2003, 70% des décès dans la capitale (soit 500 morts) étaient dus au réchauffement climatique d'origine humaine, d'après une étude anglo-américaine.
L'Obs
 
Energies vertes : baisse des prix record au Chili
Le pays a vu le prix du solaire photovoltaïque toucher un plus bas, à moins de 30 dollars le mégawattheure.
Les Echos
 
Costa Rica Takes First Step in Paris Agreement on Climate Change
With the support of 41 out of the 42 representatives present in Costa Rica’s Legislative Assembly legislation was passed regarding the first part of the worldwide agreement against climate change, which came to be at The Paris Climate Conference or COP21.
Costa Rica News
 
Le Costa Rica tourne à 100 % avec des énergies renouvelables depuis plus de 3 mois
Le saviez-vous ? Ce petit pays d’Amérique centrale est en train de tout déchirer au niveau des politiques écologiques : le Costa Rica a tourné 113 jours grâce aux énergies renouvelables.
Konbini
 
Africa: Tanzania Plans to Reduce Gas Emissions By 20pc in 2030
Tanzania has planned to implement several climate change mitigation actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 10-20 per cent by 2030.
The Citizen
 
Climate change taking toll on American pika's Western lands
Populations of a rabbit-like animal known as the American pika are vanishing in many mountainous areas of the West as climate change alters its habitat, according to findings released Thursday by the U.S. Geological Survey.
AP
 
Climate change to double number of hay fever sufferers
Climate change and the spread of invasive ragweed are set to double the number of seasonal allergy sufferers across Europe, with similar impacts likely in North America, researchers said Thursday.
AFP
 
 
 
Germany's organic vineyards hit by climate change
Going organic can make vineyards more resilient to climate change. But this summer, warm, wet weather in Germany has brought an infection farmers say they cannot effectively fight without synthetic chemicals.
Deutsche Welle
 
«L'Accord de Paris, un immense défi pour la science» Le Journal
 
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change law
California lawmakers voted Wednesday to extend the state's landmark climate change law - the most aggressive in the nation - by another 10 years, resisting fierce opposition from oil companies and other business interests to keep the program alive at least through 2030.
AP
 
California Passes Toughest Greenhouse Gas Emission Curbs
California is poised to make the nation’s strictest carbon emission controls even tougher, with a bill to cut greenhouse-gas discharges to 40 percent less than 1990 levels by 2030 now headed to Governor Jerry Brown.
Bloomberg
 
Une oeuvre "à partir de l'énergie solaire" (Royal)
Daniel Buren, l'auteur des célèbres colonnes du Palais-Royal à Paris, va réaliser une oeuvre "à partir de l'énergie solaire" dans le cadre d'une "commande publique sur le climat", a annoncé aujourd'hui Ségolène Royal.
Le Figaro/AFP
 
COP22: Ségolène Royal et Mezouar appellent à une ratification rapide de l'Accord de Paris
La présidente de la COP 21, Ségolène Royal et le futur président de la COP 22 Salaheddine Mezouar ont appelé à la poursuite de la mobilisation internationale en faveur du climat par une ratification rapide de l'Accord de Paris.
Medias24
 
130 investisseurs pesant 13 000 milliards $ d’actifs incitent le G20 à œuvrer pour le climat
Une incitation à accélérer les actions en faveur de la transition énergétique. Tel est le contenu de la lettre adressée aux leaders du G20 par 130 investisseurs internationaux représentant plus de 13 000 milliards $ d’actifs.
Agence Ecofin
 
Mexico’s largest solar energy project aims at sustainability
Mexico has set an ambitious goal of switching to clean energy by 2024. Sources like wind and solar are expected to make up more than one-third of the country’s electricity. And foreign companies are playing a role to help meet that goal.
CCTV
 
Việt Nam commits to green growth
Urbanisation in Việt Nam reached 15 per cent growth – a double increase over past two decades, making a 75 per share of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), but it needs a big change in earning ‘green growth’ over the next period.
Viet Nam News
 
Cabinet gives nod for Climate Change Advisory Board
CABINET HAS given approval for the appointment of a Climate Change Advisory Board, following the two-year hiatus of the Climate Change Advisory Committee (CCAC), which it replaces.
Jamaica Gleaner
 
 
 
¿Crees que hace calor? Pues espera a ver lo que viene
Incendios, deshielo y empeoramiento de todo lo que permite la supervivencia. Los científicos que más saben de temperaturas nos pintan un futuro que recuerda a la saga de 'Mad Max'
El Confidencial
 
Adaptation takes centre stage as IPCC prepares 1.5C study
New report by world’s foremost authority on global warming likely to major on how countries can adjust to rising temperatures and weather extremes.
Climate Home
 
Apple becomes a green energy supplier
The words are stenciled on the front of the Apple Store, a glass box sandwiched between a nondescript Thai restaurant and a CVS pharmacy in downtown Palo Alto: “This store runs on 100 percent renewable energy.”
NY Times
 
Extreme weather killed millions of monarch butterflies
Extreme weather in Mexico this year has killed an estimated 7 percent of the monarch butterfly population. The long-term survival of the butterfly may be threatened.
Deutsche Welle
 
En desarrollo, lucha al cambio climático
Los gobiernos de México, Estados Unidos y Canadá anunciaron la adopción de medidas para combatir el cambio climático
El Economista
 
Big Island utility reaches cap on rooftop solar energy program
Hawaiian Electric Co.’s Big Island subsidiary has reached its cap on a rooftop solar energy program that was recently created by state regulators.
Pacific Business News
 
COP21, COP22 Presidents Call for Early Ratification of Paris Agreement
COP21 and COP22 Presidents, Ségolène Royal and Salaheddine Mezouar, called for continued international mobilization for climate through early ratification of the Paris Agreement.
Morocco World News
 
Investors urge G20 nations to ratify Paris climate deal this year
Investors managing more than $13 trillion of assets urged leaders of the Group of 20 on Wednesday to ratify a global climate deal by the end of 2016 and to step up efforts to shift from fossil fuels.
Reuters
 
Morocco targets long term climate plans at COP22 talks
Minister tells Climate Home the 2016 UN climate meeting should focus on decarbonisation, finance and adaptation pathways
Climate Home
 
Investors controlling $13tn call on G20 leaders to ratify Paris climate agreement
Investors say countries that move first will attract investments and call for regulators to force disclosure of climate-related risks
Guardian
 
 
 
Une délégation du pôle «Société civile» du comité de pilotage de la COP 22 à Nairobi
Une délégation du pôle «Société civile de la COP 22» composée de Merouane Touali et Saïd Chakri a eu une large concertation avec une trentaine d'ONG locales et tenu des rencontres avec des responsables des services des Affaires africaines et des grands groupes et parties prenantes au sein du Programme des Nations unies pour l'environnement (UNEP), dont le siège se trouve à Nairobi.
Le Matin
 
Nigeria Hails Morocco’s ‘Pioneering’ Experience in Fighting Climate Change
Nigeria hopes to benefit from the “pioneering” experience of Morocco in fighting climate change, said, Tuesday in Rabat, Nigerian Minister of the Environment, Amina Mohammed.
Morocco World News
 
El cambio climático destruye el 20% del cultivo anual de patata en Latinoamérica
El calentamiento global destruye entre el 10% y el 20% de la producción anual de patata en América Latina y se ha convertido en la principal amenaza que afronta este cultivo, por encima incluso de un agresivo hongo conocido como tizón tardío, según varios expertos en Panamá.
RTVE
 
Bahamas takes number of Paris Agreement ratifications to 23
The Bahamas deposited its instruments of ratification for the global climate deal with the UN on August 22
BusinessGreen
 
China turns to free market in carbon trading to tame smog from fossil-fuel pollution
There are at least three good reasons why China is likely to succeed in starting the world’s biggest carbon-trading market when its efforts to limit pollution kick in next year.
South China Morning Post
 
Demand sags for California credits aimed at greenhouse gases
California’s latest carbon auction brought disappointing results Tuesday as litigation and lagging support by lawmakers weigh down the state’s landmark programs combating climate change.
The Seattle Times
 
China refiners, petrochemical companies to propose CO2 benchmarking plan
China's oil refining, petrochemical and chemical companies will propose a plan to benchmark their carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions as the first step toward setting up an emissions market for the sector, the group's industry association said on Tuesday.
Reuters
 
El cambio climático y el aumento de la temperatura del mar detrás de las plagas de algas
Las algas se han convertido en un problema en las costas españolas, según señala un estudio de Eltiempo.es, soporte líder de información meteorológica, que ha analizado la invasión desmedida de estas plantas tanto acuáticas como marinas en la playas de España.
EFEVerde
 
Changement climatique : L’accord sur la COP 21 approuvé par l’assemblée nationale
Hier, mardi 23 août 2016, l’Assemblée nationale du Mali a adopté le projet de loi autorisant la ratification de l’accord de Paris sur les changements climatiques.
Maliweb
 
A united Pacific voice
THE ratification of the Paris Agreement, and prioritising the implementation of key obligations under the Agreement, are two objectives that Pacific countries must continue to push for both within the region and internationally.
Fiji Times
 
 
 
Man-made “wind trees” will finally make it possible to power homes using turbines
Picture a steady breeze blowing through the leaves of a tree. Now imagine these leaves could do more than simply churn in the current of air—what if they could capture the wind and transform it into renewable energy?
Quartz
 
It's hard to talk about climate change. This storytelling project wants to make it easier
If people are aware of climate change, why do so many seem to ignore discussions about the future? And how do you engage people in the conversation? That's what DearTomorrow, an online project founded in 2014, is tackling.
Vox
 
Global warming means smoggier autumns in U.S. Southeast
The drier, warmer autumn weather that’s becoming more common due to climate change may extend summer smog well into the fall in the Southeastern U.S. in the years ahead, according to a study published on Monday.
AP
 
Climat : France et Maroc veulent hâter l'entrée en vigueur de l'Accord de Paris
La présidente de la COP, Ségolène Royal, a envoyé un signal en direction de la communauté internationale pour hâter l'entrée en vigueur de l'Accord de Paris, à l'occasion de son expédition en Arctique du 17 au 21 août, aux côtés de l'explorateur et médecin Jean-Louis Etienne et du naturaliste Gilles Boeuf, conseiller scientifique de la ministre de l'Environnement sur les enjeux du réchauffement climatique.
actu-environnement
 
A lengthening crack is threatening to cause an Antarctic ice shelf to collapse
A large rift is widening across an increasingly fragile Antarctic ice shelf, scientists found. The crack is spreading across the Larsen C Ice Shelf at an increased rate, threatening to carve out an iceberg the size of Delaware while destabilizing a larger area of ice roughly the size of Scotland.
Yahoo! News
 
La formación de lagos azules en la Antártida alarma a los científicos
Un fenómeno similar está detrás del deshielo sin precedentes de Groenlandia
El País
 
Réchauffement climatique : un paquebot va pouvoir traverser l'Arctique
Avec la fonte des glaces, la traversée de l'Arctique n’est plus désormais le privilège des brise-glaces. Un phénomène qui pourrait annoncer le tourisme de masse au pôle nord.
Europe1
 
China Turns to Free Markets to Tame Fossil-Fuel Pollution
There are at least three good reasons why China is likely to succeed in starting the world’s biggest carbon-trading market when its efforts to limit pollution kick in next year.
Bloomberg
 
Furthering the region’s green agenda
In April, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), a United Nations body, released its latest ‘Status of the Global Climate’ report, which detailed the string of climate and weather records that were broken in 2015 worldwide
Al Bawaba
 
Seven charts showing how countries’ carbon footprints compare
The UN’s climate body, which was responsible for the Paris Agreement adopted in December 2015, has long been collecting detailed data on greenhouse gas emissions.
Carbon Brief
 
 
 
America’s First Offshore Wind Farm May Power Up a New Industry
A just-completed project off the coast of Rhode Island, though relatively tiny, is at the forefront of a sea-based transition to renewable energy.
NY Times
 
Reporting : parution du décret concernant les données sur le climat et l’économie circulaire
Le décret concernant les informations environnementales relatives à l'économie circulaire, à l'impact sur le changement climatique et à la lutte contre le gaspillage alimentaire destinées à être publiée dans le reporting extra financier des entreprises de plus de 500 salariés ou de de 100 millions d’euros de chiffre d’affaires a été publié ce dimanche 21 août.
Novethic
 
Mauritania se prepara para conectarse a la energía solar
Las obras del primer gran proyecto de energía solar en Mauritania marchan a buen ritmo. Así lo ha anunciado la entidad adjudicataria, Masdar, que tras haber informado sobre la finalización de la mitad de unas obras iniciadas en diciembre del 2015, ha indicado que espera que pronto este país del Magreb pueda contar con un complejo solar fotovoltaico de 15 MW y doblar así la aportación de las renovables hasta un 31,6 MW sobre el total de la red nacional.
Energiás Renovables
 
Uso de energías renovables incrementa 70 por ciento a nivel mundial
El porcentaje de electricidad que las 20 principales economías del mundo están generando a partir del sol y el viento ha aumentado en más de un 70 por ciento en cinco años, según las últimas cifras con respecto al tema.
El Economista
 
Protecting the environment in Senegal? There's an app for that
Hunched over her laptop, eyes locked on the screen, Marième Seye listens to the step-by-step instructions given by her teacher.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Changement climatique : la Norvège octroie 200 millions USD à la RDC
La RDC a reçu, lundi 22 août, au moins 200 millions de dollars américains du gouvernement de la Norvège.
Radio Okapi
 
Myanmar Coffee Will Hit Whole Foods As an Economic Opening Continues
Two shipments of coffee beans from Myanmar arrived in the United States this month, the first commercial-scale imports in over 15 years and the fruits of a U.S. government development program for farmers in the once-isolated southeast Asian economy.
Fortune
 
Removal of trade barriers key to reaching global climate targets, says World Energy Council
As analysis suggests that the Paris Agreement could be ratified by the end of this year, a new report from the World Energy Council concludes that the energy objectives set at COP21 could be met if national Governments reduce barriers to trade and investment of environmental goods.
edie.net
 
Climate change will mean the end of national parks as we know them
After a century of shooing away hunters, tending to trails and helping visitors enjoy the wonder of the natural world, the guardians of America’s most treasured places have been handed an almost unimaginable new job – slowing the all-out assault climate change is waging against national parks across the nation
LA Times
 
Ghana to get a $1.2bn ultra-modern ecotourism park in its capital city
Ghana has decided to convert one of its forest reserves – Achimota Forest – into a world-class recreational facility and a major tourism destination hub in West Africa at a cost of $1.2 billion.
The Africa Report
 
 
 
Lord Stern: On market failures, World Wars, and the 'only growth story on offer'
A decade on from the Stern Review its central arguments remain as influential ever, so is its author frustrated or excited by the progress the green economy has made in the intervening 10 years
BusinessGreen
 
Plans for IPCC's 1.5C special report start to take shape
Due in 2018, the report will set out the feasibility of limiting rise in temperatures to 1.5C as well as the enormous changes needed to achieve the target
BusinessGreen
 
Climat: Ségolène Royal insiste sur l'"urgence" à ratifier l'accord de Paris
"Certains pays ne savent même pas qu'il faut ratifier" l'accord de Paris sur le climat, s'est alarmée la ministre de l'Environnement au terme d'une visite dans l'Arctique.
BFMTV
 
BRICS nations urge international FIs to support sustainable development
Concluding a two-day discussion on sustainable development goals (SDGs) here on Sunday, the BRICS nations' women parliamentarian forum adopted the Jaipur Declaration.
Times of India
 
Rwanda: Green Fund supports climate change
Rwanda’s commitment to a green economy is growing stronger as the next intake for the country's Green Fund reaches its ninth year.
ESI Africa
 
Climate-smart beans offer hope to Uganda’s farmers
Drought and heat have hit Ugandan harvests, but new varieties of seeds and beans could help secure food supplies in vulnerable regions
Climate Home
 
El protagonismo de los municipios frente al cambio climático global
La ciudad fue sede de un taller regional. El objetivo fue promover una metodología común para el cálculo de la huella de carbono en cada localidad. Santa Fe presentó su propio diagnóstico y propuestas para mejorar la calidad del ambiente.
El Litoral
 
Obama destaca la protección de los parques ante cambio climático
El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, dijo hoy que con la amenaza del cambio climático la protección de los parques nacionales del país es más importante que nunca.
La Gran Época
 
English Village Becomes Climate Leader by Quietly Cleaning Up Its Own Patch
As climate science has become more accepted, and the effects of a warming planet are becoming increasingly clear, Ashton Hayes is a case study for the next phase of battling climate change: getting people to change their habits.
NY Times
 
Climat : comment inciter les entreprises à transformer leurs engagements en actes ?
Sept mois après l’adoption de l’Accord de Paris, la donne a-t-elle vraiment changé pour les entreprises ?
Novethic
 
 
 
Cruel Summer: Floods, fires and heat
When it comes to our climate, everything is connected. And there has never been a year, and most especially a summer, that has so prominently and destructively showcased this.
Mashable
 
Poverty, Drought and Felled Trees Imperil Malawi Water Supply
The practice of depleting the forest for precious fuel during hard times has been taking a toll at taps in the capital city, Lilongwe.
NY Times
 
Time for the Green Climate Fund to grow up fast, or it will die slow eco-business.com
 
Paris climate agreement set to become law this year
Fifty-seven countries accounting for 57.88% of global emissions have now indicated they will sign agreement before end of 2016
Climate Home
 
Etats-Unis : incendies et inondations relancent le débat sur le rôle du réchauffement climatique
83.000 personnes évacuées en Californie pour échapper au feu, 40.000 maisons affectées par des inondations en Louisiane. Face aux catastrophes naturelles exceptionnelles qui viennent de frapper les Etats-Unis, la communauté scientifique cherche les preuves menant au réchauffement climatique.
La Tribune
 
No habrá arroz para los camboyanos
Tras hacer frente a una larga sequía por los efectos del fenómeno 'El Niño', los granjeros de Camboya y otros países de la zona temen la llegada de La Niña y posibles inundaciones
El País
 
Richard Kinley salue les politiques nationales environnementales et énergétiques du Maroc
Le Secrétaire exécutif adjoint de la Convention-Cadre des Nations Unies sur les Changements Climatiques (CCNUCC), Richard Kinley, a salué, jeudi à Rabat, les politiques nationales environnementales et énergétiques du Royaume.
Atlas Info
 
Alaskan Village Votes to Relocate Due to Climate Change
A Native American village in Alaska has voted to relocate its entire population of some 600 people due to the threat of rising seas, officials said on Thursday
Climate Central
 
La BEI organize une conference sur le climat á Rabat
Organisée par la Banque européenne d’investissement (BEI) et l’Union pour la Méditerranée (UpM), la conférence MED de la BEI sur le climat aura lieu le 8 septembre à Rabat.
Les Eco
 
Vietnam may lose beaches to climate change: official
A Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism has voiced concern over the potential loss of natural resources and tourist attractions, beaches in particular, due to climate change in a conference to address the effect of climate change on Vietnamese tourism.
Tuoitrenews.vn
 
 
 
Les dommages des catastrophes météorologiques pourraient être financièrement irréversibles
Une étude met en lien les coûts des dégâts causés par les ouragans aux Etats-Unis avec la croissance économique du pays, montrant que si le réchauffement climatique n'est pas limité dans les années à venir, il ne sera économiquement plus possible d'y faire face.
Libération
 
Plan B for climate change: Tassie scientists looking at what to do if the worst happens
Fertilising the oceans, painting the deserts white or sending umbrellas into orbit are some of the real things being explored by scientists as a "plan B" for dealing with climate change.
ABC
 
Brexit Concerns Prompt Cut in BNEF’s Outlook for Carbon Prices
Uncertainty over Britain’s future participation in the European Union carbon market led Bloomberg New Energy Finance to cut its outlook for pollution prices by 14 percent following the decision by U.K. voters to leave the EU.
Bloomberg
 
Un village thaïlandais utilise de la bouse de vache pour vivre de façon autonome
À Pa Deng, à 3 heures de Bangkok, un village d’une centaine d’âmes vit en dehors du réseau national d’électricité. Les habitants ont pris les choses en mains pour devenir totalement indépendant au point de vue énergétique.
Le Soir
 
BLOG: The Climate Post:Americans View of Climate Change Polarized; U.N. Targets May Be Tough to Achieve The Huffington Post
 
BLOG: Las plusmarcas de 2016 de las energías renovables
Este verano olímpico y justo antes de que se forme un nuevo gobierno sería bueno recordar algunas marcas que se han batido en el mundo en este 2016 sobre energías renovables.
20 minutos
 
COMMENT: Can a single region in Florida show the state how to adapt to climate change? The Conversation
 
INTERVIEW: 'Climate change is really about the wellbeing of people'
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed Patricia Espinosa as the new Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in May this year.
UN News Centre
 
China to consider Paris climate deal this month
Reports indicate Beijing is pushing UN climate deal towards ratification, with 21 September UN climate meeting in New York possible date for announcement
Climate Home
 
Africa: Climate Change - COP22 to Meet Civil Society
The Conference of Parties (COP22) Civil Society Pole is expected to visit Rwanda and other 11 African countries with the goal of strengthening the mobilisation of non-state actors on the continent and encouraging their participation in the 22nd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, ahead of the meeting to be held in Marrakech, Morocco from November 7 t018.
The New Times
 
 
 
COP22 : Une réunion de travail maroco-émiratie à Rabat
Une réunion de travail maroco-émiratie, dédiée à l’examen des modalités de mise en œuvre du mémorandum d’entente entre les deux pays visant la réussite de la COP22, se tiendra jeudi à Rabat, selon le ministère chargé de l’Environnement.
La Nouvelle Tribune
 
Climat : à quelques mois de la COP22, les enjeux sont déjà nombreux
2016 devrait être l'année la plus chaude jamais enregistrée. À l'approche de la Conférence sur le climat qui se tiendra au Maroc en novembre, le temps presse.
RTL
 
Rabat accueillera la conférence MED de la BEI en septembre
Organisée sous le thème «L'action de la BEI en faveur du climat dans le bassin méditerranéen», cette conférence intervient dans le sillage de l'accord conclu à Paris en décembre dernier et à l'approche de la COP 22 qui se déroulera à Marrakech, précise la BEI dans un communiqué.
Le Matin
 
Rabat to Host a Conference on Climate Action in Mediterranean on Sept. 8
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Union for the Mediterranean will organize on September 8, 2016, in Rabat, a conference on climate action in the Mediterranean.
Morocco World News
 
After scorching heat, Earth likely to get respite in 2017
The Earth is likely to get relief in 2017 from record scorching temperatures that bolstered governments' resolve last year in reaching a deal to combat climate change, scientists said on Wednesday.
Reuters
 
Colombia’s State-Sanctioned Voluntary Carbon Market To Begin Trading On Thursday
Nature-rich Colombia aims to accelerate its efforts to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions by encouraging the use of voluntary carbon markets to save endangered forests. Tomorrow, the country’s voluntary carbon exchange will execute its first transactions, with cap-and-trade possibly following down the road.
Ecosystem Marketplace
 
Développement durable: Le Maroc sur orbite
Du Club de Rome en 1968 au Sommet de la terre en 1992, il a fallu moins d’un quart de siècle pour que le développement durable soit installé comme concept.
L'Economiste
 
Se desarrolló el Foro Internacional de Glaciares y Ecosistemas de Montaña en Huaraz
Más de 13 mil investigadores se reunieron en esta ciudad para analizar el estado de nuestras cordilleras y encontrar alternativas de solución al acelerado retroceso glaciar.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
 
It's the Dawn of the Community Solar Farm
A growing number of consumers are buying into community solar farms that allow renters and apartment dwellers to access renewable energy produced on neighborhood plots that can be small enough to host a little league baseball game. S
Bloomberg
 
Environnement : Apple applaudit les efforts réalisés pour utiliser de l’énergie renouvelable
Apple mise beaucoup sur l’environnement et le prouve à nouveau aujourd’hui. Le fabricant a publié un communiqué dans lequel il fait part des efforts qui ont et qui sont réalisés en Chine pour avoir de l’énergie renouvelable afin de faire du bien à la planète.
iphoneaddict.fr
 
 
 
México toma medidas para enfrentar eventos climáticos más severos
El país se comprometió ante Naciones Unidas a adoptar medidas de mitigación y adaptación al cambio climático
El País
 
Uruguay, referente en energías renovables
Gracias al crecimiento de las energías renovables la matriz energética alcanzó un nuevo récord el año pasado. Este crecimiento implica el trabajo de desarrolladores de parques de energía, pero también de profesionales en el área legal y contable.
El País
 
OPINION: The value of local lessons in tackling global killer diseases (by Michael Bloomberg) Financial Times
 
BLOG: China poised to lead on green finance at G-20 meeting  Financial Times
 
Earth's hottest month on record was July 2016: NASA
According to NASA, global average surface temperatures during July were 0.84 degrees Celsius, or 1.51 degrees Fahrenheit, above average. This beats all previous Julys, with July 2011 coming in second at 0.74 degrees Celsius above average.
Mashable
 
World's hottest month shows challenges global warming will bring
July was hotter than any month globally since records began – but some areas, such as the Middle East, suffer more than others
Guardian
 
Climat : juillet 2016 nouveau record
La série des mois records de chaleur planétaire s’est poursuivie en juillet. C’est ce qu’annonce l’équipe Nasa/Université Columbia de New York.
Le Monde
 
NZ to ratify Paris Agreement by end of year
New Zealand will ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change by the end of the year, the government says.
Radio New Zealand
 
Vote of a lifetime: Alaskan town decides whether to stay or go in face of climate change
Shishmaref is a barrier island about 130 miles north of Nome on the Chukchi Sea. Rising seas and more ice-free months are causing erosion that is eating away at the island. Residents fear it will be completely submerged within decades
Fusion
 
Pacific States Urged To Improve On Climate Schemes: Report
The report, launched by the World Bank, outlines how incorporating climate adaptation activities into infrastructure development could reduce potential damage in future years.
Asian Scientist Magazine
 
 
 
Second phase of world's biggest offshore windfarm gets go-ahead
Multibillion-pound Hornsea Project Two, 55 miles off Grimsby coast, would see 300 turbines span an area five times size of Hull
Guardian
 
Grande-Bretagne: une ferme éolienne géante en mer a reçu le feu vert pour s'agrandir
Le gouvernement britannique a donné le feu vert à l'extension d'un projet de ferme éolienne au large des côtes anglaises. 300 turbines seraient installés, ce qui constituerait la plus grande ferme éolienne du monde.
Le Nouvelliste
 
Nigeria: Legislative Agenda for Climate Change
Stakeholders recently met in Abuja at a roundtable organised by the National Assembly Joint Committee on Climate Change to discuss feasible steps towards the implementation of the Paris Agreement, in order to mitigate against the effects of climate change in Nigeria.
This Day
 
Legal Doubts Over California’s Cap-and-Trade Program
The opinion of lawyers working for California’s lawmakers became clear in the spring. Without new laws, the state’s prominent cap-and-trade program would be dead after 2020.
Climate Central
 
Le plafonnement des GES en Alberta coûtera 250 G$, dit l'Institut Fraser
Alors que la province a annoncé vouloir réduire ses émissions de carbone dans les sables bitumineux d'ici 2020, un rapport de l'Institut Fraser estime que ce projet coûtera plus de 250 milliards de dollars en perte de revenus à l'économie nationale entre 2025 et 2040.
Radio-Canada
 
Alcaldes acuerdan abordar cambio climático en campañas electorales
La instancia que reúne a Alcaldes de todo el país, contó con la participación de los Alcaldes de 20 comunas que son miembros de la Red Chilena de Municipios ante el Cambio Climático.
Chile Corresponsables
 
Flood-prone Bangladesh plans to keep food safe in home silos
With millions of Bangladeshis hit by devastating monsoon floods in the past month, the government and aid agencies are helping them with emergency food and shelter, while working to improve protection against future disasters.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Estación en ALMA busca estudiar el cambio climático en la zona
Obtener una mejor caracterización del potencial solar del Norte Grande chileno, así como monitorear el cambio climático en la zona y en el hemisferio sur, son los principales objetivos de la nueva plataforma de investigación instalada junto al observatorio ALMA en la llanura de Chajnantor, a 5.200 metros de altura.
El Mercurio
 
COMMENT: Fixing a Major Flaw in Cap-And-Trade The Energy Collective
 
Ethiopia to chair influential ‘climate vulnerable’ group
Incoming CVF chair says group will be ‘visionary’ in efforts to generate political momentum on greenhouse gas emission cuts
Climate Home
 
 
 
Legarda on climate change: Don’t wait for Paris Agreement to take effect
Senate climate change committee head Loren Legarda reiterates the need to mitigate the effects of climate change, saying vulnerable countries should take action even before the Paris Agreement takes effect.
CNN
 
Marrakech to Reduce 60 Percent of Its Energy Costs
A Marrakech City Council statement announced an ambitious project to save 60 percent of the city’s energy cost.
Morocco World News
 
Marrakech : La ville réduit sa facture énergétique de... 60%
Le projet de rationalisation et d’amélioration de la qualité des services d’éclairage public permettra à Marrakech de combler le déficit et de réduire de 60% le coût énergétique.
Infomediaire Maroc
 
Maroc/COP22: Rabat en mode mobilisation du reste de l’Afrique
Depuis ce samedi 13 août, le pôle de la Société Civile du Comité de pilotage de la COP22 entreprend une série de rencontres avec des ONG, réseaux et coalitions dans divers pays du continent africain
Afriquinfos
 
Mexico announces launch of cap-and-trade pilot program
Mexico will launch a year-long simulation of a cap-and-trade program in November, Mexican officials said on Monday, in a test run for a national carbon market expected to launch in 2018.
Reuters
 
Louisiana, "estado de catástrofe natural" por inundaciones
El presidente Barcak Obama decretó el "estado de catástrofe natural" en el estado de Louisiana en respuesta a las fuertes inundaciones que afectan ese estado del sur de Estados Unidos.
RFI
 
Melting glaciers pose threat beyond water scarcity: floods
The tropical glaciers of South America are dying from soot and rising temperatures, threatening water supplies to communities that have depended on them for centuries. But experts say that the slow process measured in inches of glacial retreat per year also can lead to a sudden, dramatic tragedy.
AP
 
El cambio climático descongela un secreto de la Guerra Fría
La llamaban la ciudad bajo el hielo y así ha quedado, enterrada bajo la nieve, desde que en 1967 fue abandonada y parcialmente desmantelada
El Mundo
 
'The blob': how marine heatwaves are causing unprecedented climate chaos
Wide-scale disruption from warming oceans is increasing, but they could change our understanding of the climate
Guardian
 
Veolia: «Polluer ne coûte rien, dépolluer coûte cher»
Pour Antoine Frérot, le président directeur général de Veolia Environnement, l’économie circulaire, recyclage et valorisation des déchets sont les principales armes pour affronter le dérèglement climatique.
L'Economiste
 
 
 
Pacific islander dances to raise climate change awareness
A weightlifter who lost his family's house in a cyclone danced off stage at the Rio Olympics on Tuesday to raise awareness of the threat climate change poses to his remote Pacific nation
Reuters
 
A partir de 2084, les JO d'été seront impossibles
D'ici 2084, le réchauffement climatique rendrait impossible la tenue des Jeux olympiques d'été dans la plupart des villes du monde.
Sputnik News
 
How Will Climate Change Affect Little Haiti?
Climate change will affect parts of Miami in very different ways, and Little Haiti's specific challenges range from lack of air conditioning as temperatures rise to increased gentrification as developers flock to one of the highest geographical areas of Miami-Dade County.
Miami New Times
 
BLOG: There has never been a better time to invest in climate action BusinessGreen
 
Climate urgency: we've locked in more global warming than people realize  Guardian
 
Renewables jump 70 per cent in shift away from fossil fuels
The share of electricity that the world’s 20 major economies are generating from the sun and the wind has jumped by more than 70 per cent in the space of five years, new figures show.
Financial Times
 
China to use tougher environmental standards to tackle capacity glut
China will use the stricter enforcement of environmental, safety and energy efficiency standards as well as tougher credit controls to help fight against overcapacity in key industrial sectors, the government said.
Reuters
 
Obama to roll out new climate change measures
President Obama's administration has unfinished business fighting climate change, which the president called "one of the most urgent challenges for our time."
The Hill
 
China Proposing California-Like Mandates for Electric Cars
China will consider mandates that carmakers produce more electric vehicles or purchase carbon credits from their peers, potentially emulating California’s system and transitioning from a subsidy-driven approach to catalyzing cleaner cars.
Bloomberg
 
Disney carbon deal sets stage for more partnerships
Cambodia's first large-scale private-sector sale of carbon credits was finalised yesterday, with conservationists predicting that it could pave the way for more public-private partnerships, making millions of dollars of funding available for local carbon-based initiatives.
The Phnom Penh Post
 
 
 
Rising heat may put some cities off-limits to Olympics
An ongoing study suggests that rising heat and humidity due to climate change may put most cities around the world off-limits for summer Olympics.
PNA
 
New Zealand study reveal changes to earth's ecosystems
New Zealand scientists have developed a new system to map the world's vegetation, which might help track the progress of climate change in future, University of Otago researchers said on Monday.
IANS
 
Mali : Adaptation durable des communautés aux effets des changements climatiques
Après le succès de son précédent programme sur l’adaptation aux changements climatiques en 2009, le Reso Climat Mali vient de lancer un nouveau programme dénommé «Initiatives Locales d’Adaptation Durable aux Changements Climatiques (PIL-ADCC)».
Maliactu
 
Obama promete nuevas acciones para afrontar cambio climático
"En las próximas semanas y meses, publicaremos una segunda ronda de estándares para el uso más eficientes de los combustibles para vehículos pesados", informó el mandatario
Telesur
 
Bangladesh repara sus muros costeros a contrarreloj para protegerse del cambio climático
Los diques construidos hace 50 años están deteriorados y no pueden hacer frente al castigo de ciclones y al ascenso del nivel de las aguas
La Vanguardia
 
Primera licitación de energías renovables
Empresas, bancos y Estado esperan la esperan optimistas a esta licitación que forma parte del Programa RenovAR que prevé el desarrollo de fuentes renovables por mil megavatios para reemplazar combustible fósil.
La Jornada
 
Climate change key focus of Forum ministers meeting
The foreign ministers of the Pacific Islands Forum countries met in Fiji this afternoon, where climate change was a key focus.
Radio New Zealand
 
Pacific states urged to do better on climate schemes
The Pacific small island developing states (SIDS) need to do a better job of incorporating climate and disaster risk management into their planning and development, says a new report.
SciDev.Net
 
Le Maroc dans le top 5 africain des énergies
Le Maroc est cité avec quatre autres pays (Le Nigeria, la Côte d’Ivoire, le Kenya, et l’Afrique du Sud) comme acteurs prometteurs dans le secteur des énergies pour la période 2016-2020.
Enérgies-renouvelables-afrique
 
Agriculture and overuse greater threats to wildlife than climate change – study
Efforts to address climate change must not overshadow more immediate priorities for the survival of the world’s flora and fauna, say researchers
Guardian
 
 
 
Brazil senate approves Paris climate deal
Olympic hosts take major step towards formal support of new UN climate deal, with announcement likely in September
Climate Home
 
Senado brasileño aprueba el Acuerdo de París sobre cambio climático
El Senado brasileño aprobó este jueves la adhesión del país suramericano al Acuerdo de París bajo la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (UNFCCC)
NTN24
 
UN chief enlists Hollywood star power to end poverty
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon traveled to Hollywood to enlist its star power in the United Nation's ambitious campaign to end poverty, tackle climate change and promote a fairer more humane world — and he got an enthusiastic response from stars and top executives.
AP
 
La ONU recluta a estrellas de Hollywood
El secretario general de la ONU Ban Ki-moon viajó a Hollywood en busca de estrellas para una ambiciosa campaña para acabar con la pobreza, enfrentar el cambio climático y promover un mundo más justo y compasivo, y obtuvo una respuesta entusiasta de artistas y altos ejecutivos.
Diario Uno
 
Hawái: un paraíso natural en la primera línea de batalla ante el cambio climático
Honolulu, en Hawái (Estados Unidos), albergará el Congreso de 2016 de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza (UICN), después de haber recibido un fuerte respaldo del Presidente de Estados Unidos, Barak Obama, su gabinete, y el Estado de Hawái.
ABC España
 
1st US offshore wind farm to usher in new era for industry
The nation's first offshore wind farm is set to open off the coast of Rhode Island this fall, ushering in a new era in the U.S. for the industry.
AP
 
New fund aims to fuel growth in market for clean cookstoves
A new $4 million fund aims to speed up the development of supply chains for less polluting cookstoves in poor communities, by lending to businesses that would otherwise struggle to finance their growth, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves said.
Reuters
 
Climate change doco highlights Tokelau as world leader in ‘solar revolution’
The Solar Nation of Tokelau, directed by Ulli Weissbach, puts the idyllic New Zealand dependency of Tokelau in the Pacific in the spotlight as the first territory to be free of CO2 emissions.
AsiaPacific Report
 
Cameroon, Iran, Ukraine: unlikely climate leaders
Pace of formal support for UN climate pact is accelerating, with India, Russia, Japan, Saudi Arabia and New Zealand also poised to back deal in 2016
Climate Home
 
Un Fonds National Climat pour le Sénégal
Le Sénégal va bientôt mettre en place un Fonds national climat dont l’objectif premier est de mobiliser et d’investir 100 millions de dollars américains, soit 59,200 milliards de FCfa, par an pour lutter contre les effets des changements climatiques et promouvoir le développement durable, a annoncé, hier, le directeur de cabinet du ministre de l’Environnement et du Développement durable, Souleymane Diallo, au cours d’un atelier de partage d’une étude sur la faisabilité des mécanismes de financement innovants dans le secteur de l’environnement.
Enérgies-renouvelables-afrique
 
 
 
La fonte des glaces pourrait libérer des déchets radioactifs au Groenland
Des déchets toxiques ont été abandonnés en 1967 sur une base militaire américaine au Groenland. Selon une étude, le réchauffement climatique pourrait les libérer.
L'Express
 
ADB Sells $1.3 Billion in Global Green Bonds to Spur Climate Financing
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has raised $1.3 billion to help finance climate change mitigation and adaptation projects with the issue of dual-tranche 3-year and 10-year green bonds, following its inaugural green bond issue in 2015.
Business Standard
 
Climate scientists make a bold prediction about sea level rise
One of the great things about science is that it allows you to make predictions. Three top climate scientists just made a very bold prediction regarding sea level rise; we should know in a few years if they are correct.
Guardian
 
Sydney Opera House targets 'carbon neutral' status by 2023
Sydney Opera House has put environmental and sustainability targets centre stage as part of a new roadmap towards achieving certified 'carbon neutral' status by 2023.
BusinessGreen
 
Exclusive: Why These Cities Are Leading on Clean Energy
Cities large and small are leading the charge on the country’s transition to clean energy, driven by concerns that range from air pollution to the need to create jobs, according to a new report from the Sierra Club.
TIME
 
Communication : La COP 22 cartonne
La fan‐page officielle de l’événement compte plus de 24.000 fans. Son site internet enregistre pour sa part une moyenne de 1. 000 visites par jour.
Les Eco
 
Evénement: La COP22 s’empare des réseaux sociaux
L’événement phare au sujet de l’environnement s’empare de toutes les attentions. C’est grâce à son déploiement sur les réseaux sociaux que la COP 22 gagne en popularité.
Aujourd’hui
 
Le Maroc, nouvelle destination du tourisme vert sur TF1
Le Maroc constitue une nouvelle destination du tourisme vert, souligne la chaîne française TF1 dans un reportage diffusé mardi dans son journal du soir.
Le 360
 
Zimbabweans spot green gold in bamboo that spares forests
Lush tracts of bamboo spread across southeastern Chipinge district, where the tall plant is increasingly regarded as green gold by villagers. They are harvesting it commercially while helping preserve Zimbabwe's fast-dwindling forests.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Are carbon market-financed cookstoves really “clean”?
The first cookstove project in India approved for carbon credits by the Clean Development Mechanism failed to deliver, study shows
Climate Home
 
 
 
Volcanic eruptions can 'mask the true effects of climate change'
Experts from the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) have discovered that the 1991 eruption of Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines could have masked the true reading, and this could have dire consequences for the future.
Wired
 
Así afecta al Ártico ruso el cambio climático
Las costas de la isla Vize en el mar de Kara (el Ártico ruso) se están erosionando a un ritmo sin precedentes debido al cambio climático, informó en un comunicado la oficina rusa del Fondo Mundial para la Naturaleza (WWF por sus siglas en inglés).
Sputnik News
 
El cambio climático afecta a la calidad del plancton que comen los peces
El aumento de la temperatura y la acidificación de los océanos debido al calentamiento global afectan a la composición de ácidos grasos de crustáceos planctónicos, lo que conlleva una menor calidad de los alimentos de algunos peces.
La Informacion
 
Microfinancement des capacités d’adaptation aux changements climatiques (Par Mark Malloch Brown)  L'Economiste
 
81 bln USD mobilized to tackle climate change in 2015: report
The world's six largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) have mobilized 81 billion U.S. dollars for climate finance in 2015, according to a joint MDB report released by the European Investment Bank (EIB) on Tuesday.
Xinhua
 
Bancos entregaron $81.000 millones en 2015 para cambio climático
Los grandes bancos multilaterales se han comprometido a elevar la cifra anual hasta $100.000 millones para el año 2020.
EFE
 
Afrique: les investisseurs internationaux tablent sur l'énergie renouvelable
Les investisseurs internationaux considèrent le secteur de l'énergie renouvelable comme le plus prometteur en Afrique à l'horizon 2020 et sont prêts à y renforcer leurs participations, selon une enquête diffusée mardi par Havas Horizons.
AFP
 
Leonardo DiCaprio's Oscar speech spiked climate change searches and discussions on social media, study finds
Google searches for 'climate change' were up 261 per cent compared to the day before DiCaprio's speech
Independent
 
10,000 Police Officers To Secure COP22 in Marrakech
The General Director of National Security (DGSN) announced that 10,000 police officers will be on duty during COP22 to ensure the security of the event.
Morocco World News
 
In Uganda, Solar Power Plant Amid African Bush Inspires Hope


In this electricity-starved rural part of Uganda, men ride bicycles several kilometers to the nearest market town simply to charge their phones.
Voice of America
 
 
 
UNIC Lagos, movie icons partner for climate change
With climatic change across the globe, the movie industry has added its voice to the global environmental campaigns.
The Nation
 
Ancient ice reveals vital clues about Earth's past climate
Inside a huge walk-in freezer in suburban Denver, a college student in a thick parka shoots a jolt of electricity through a yard-long column of ice extracted from Antarctica.
AP
 
El mercado de carbono: créditos contra el cambio climático
http://www.apertura.com/negocios/Por-que-el-carbono-pone-en-jaque-a-las-industrias-20160809-0003.html
Apertura
 
Catfish spawn climate solution for Kenya's dryland farmers
Farmers in Kenya's eastern and northern drylands have found a way to stay afloat as water becomes scarcer: cultivating catfish.
Reuters
 
Energías Renovables crecen en Costa Rica
La producción de energía eléctrica en Costa Rica por medio de fuentes renovables llegó al 96,36% de la generación total en el primer semestre del año, informó el gobierno nacional.
ACR Latino America
 
Les JO de Rio et la promotion du développement durable
Les Jeux olympiques ne concernent pas tant les pays-hôtes que les villes-hôtes, remarquent Anne Hidalgo et Eduardo Paes. Pour les maires respectifs de Paris et Rio de Janeiro, ils sont l'occasion pour des villes-monde de lutter contre le changement climatique.
Le Figaro
 
U.N. chief urges large nations to ratify Paris climate accord
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Argentina and other large nations to ratify the Paris climate accord at a Buenos Aires conference on Monday, and Argentina's foreign minister said she hoped the country would do so by the end of the year.
Reuters
 
Paris Agreement nears critical threshold for 2016 adoption, analysis finds
The Paris Agreement is likely to enter into force this year as it nears a critical threshold of pledges, according to new analysis from the Marshall Islands government.
BusinessGreen
 
Inclusión mujeres, cambio climático y ONU más eficaz, retos para Ban Ki-moon
El secretario general de la ONU, Ban Ki-moon, de visita oficial en Argentina, señaló hoy como principales focos de trabajo profundizar la inclusión de las mujeres, el cambio climático y lograr una ONU más eficaz.
El Diario
 
Pour Ségolène Royal, la COP de novembre à Marrakech doit être « africaine »
Cette COP22, en novembre prochain à Marrakech, où elle passera au Maroc le relais de la présidence de la conférence sur le climat, Ségolène Royal veut qu’elle soit une « COP Africaine ».
Enérgie Renouvables Afrique
 
 
 
Dérèglement climatique : Anne Hidalgo élue à la tête du réseau de villes mondiales C40
La maire (PS) de Paris, Anne Hidalgo, a été élue lundi 8 août à Rio présidente du Cities 40 (C40), le plus grand réseau de villes mondiales, dont l’objectif est de lutter contre le dérèglement climatique
Le Monde
 
Study links global warming to rise in waterborne illnesses
Rising global temperatures are clearly linked to increasing waterborne food poisoning, particularly from eating raw oysters, along with other nasty infections, a new study shows.
AP
 
Paris met le Cap sur la COP22
Une manifestation consacrée à la conférence des Nations unies sur le climat (COP 22), prévue en novembre à Marrakech, sera organisée prochainement à Paris sous le thème «Cap sur la COP22 !», apprend-on lundi auprès des organisateurs.
Le Matin
 
“Los países ricos deben decir cuánto aportan contra el cambio climático”
Philippe Lacoste, integrante del equipo negociador que lideró las conversaciones de la Cumbre del Clima de París, cree que los países del sur tienen buenos proyectos, pero necesitan apoyo
El País
 
Climate changes affecting Maldives coral reefs getting bleached due to warmer sea temperature
After the Great Barrier reef, Maldives is the new victim of climate change. About 60% of the once-pristine coral reefs of the Maldives have been bleached and in some area this figures reaches to 90%.
India Live Today
 
China's coal use may have peaked in 2013-2014
A recent study shows that China's coal consumption may have peaked already - years earlier than expected.
China Radio International
 
Enjoy it while you can: Climate change is already hitting the Olympics hard
Sewage water isn’t the only thing competitors may be worrying about at the Rio Olympics: Hot temperatures and air pollution are already interfering with athletic performance.
Grist
 
US tribes work with scientists against climate change
Combining science and indigenous knowledge, this US research group seeks new ways to adapt to climate change.
Al-Jazeera
 
Even Before The Paris Agreement Takes Effect, Hundreds Of Corporates Are Voluntarily Offsetting Emissions
The Paris Climate Agreement won’t take effect until next year at the earliest, but thousands of companies are already restructuring their businesses to reduce emissions, while hundreds of them are using voluntary carbon offsets to drive emissions down even further.
Ecosystem Marketplace
 
Community-Owned Energy Projects Target Climate Change in Rural Aus
Rural Australia is hit hardest by climate change but there is a rise in community-owned energy projects which offer “unprecedented opportunities”, according to the Climate Council.
Pro Bono Australia
 
 
 
Aviation Industry Needs to Green Operations - ICAO Environmental Report
The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has warned that the aviation industry needs to prepare for severe disruptions as a result of climate change and that it needs to make full use of clean technology and policy tools in order to reduce its carbon footprint.
UNFCCC
 
OP-ED: Many Countries Will Need Help Adapting to Climate Change NY Times
 
The Rio Opening Ceremony Put Climate Change Front And Center
The Opening Ceremony at the Rio Olympics Friday evening was filled with celebrations of Brazilian culture and unity. But for a few brief moments, the message was polarizing and crystal clear: The world must do whatever it can to stop climate change.
Huffington Post
 
Climat : l'accord de Paris pourrait s'appliquer dès cette année
Les deux seuils de déclenchement de l'accord international sont en passe d'être atteints.
Les Echos
 
Paris climate deal on cusp of entering into force this year
The Paris climate deal is a hair’s breadth away from meeting the criteria to enter into force in 2016.
Climate Home
 
Affordable Solar Schemes Light Way to Energy for All in Zimbabwe
Innovative ways to pay for solar power systems could make clean energy affordable for many of Zimbabwe's 1.5 million households that lack electricity, campaigners say
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Carbon Markets See Positive Signal In New US Climate Guidance, But No Game Change
Earlier this week, the US Executive Office issued final guidance instructing all federal agencies to fully consider global warming and its impacts when making decisions and implementing activities. The guidance’s clear mention of land-based mitigation measures leads some practitioners to see market opportunity.
Ecosystem Marketplace
 
Sols, forêts, poissons... A partir de lundi, l’humanité vivra à crédit
La journée mondiale du « dépassement » ne se célèbre pas, elle résonne comme un cri d’alerte. A partir du lundi 8 août, l’humanité va vivre à crédit, puisant au-delà de ce que la planète peut lui procurer comme ressources naturelles en une année
Le Monde
 
'Climate change can destroy world heritage sites'
It's not just the marauding Islamic State which poses a great threat to the heritage sites like Palmyra, but climate change too can wreak havoc in cities like Venice, says Mechtild Rossler, Director of the Unesco World Heritage Centre.
IANS
 
El cambio climático afecta pesca nicaragüense
El cambio climático ha causado estragos no solo en las cosechas de granos básicos, sino que también en el sector pesquero. Este sector en Nicaragua mantiene la tendencia de exportaciones en negativo hasta el 31 de julio, según lo indican los datos del Centro de Trámites de las Exportaciones (Cetrex)
El Salvador.com
 
 
 
Se fortalece la cooperación para mitigar el cambio climático
Representantes de más de 20 países se comprometieron a establecer Red de Cambio Climático, durante una reunión celebrada en Panamá
La Estrella de Panamá
 
Climate change threatens nation’s agriculture
Travel to anywhere in Japan today and one of the first things you’re likely to see, especially in rural areas seeking more tourists, are stores and farmers’ markets selling local agricultural products based on a locally “famous” fruit or vegetable.
Japan Times
 
Olympic Records Won’t Come Easy in Rio Because of Climate Change
Athletes at the Olympic Games may struggle to break world records as they compete with Brazil’s rising temperatures caused by climate change.
Bloomberg
 
OPINION: Espectáculo en Maracaná El País
 
City-level climate disclosure increases by 70% in wake of Paris talks
A record 533 of cities, representing 621 million citizens, across the globe are now measuring environmental data and disclosing climate action plans, a new update from CDP has revealed
edie.net
 
Global warming could "unfreeze" waste buried in old Greenland military base
Global warming is slowly thawing out a once top-secret subterranean U.S. nuclear base in northern Greenland, potentially exposing the environment to radioactive coolant, PCBs, and raw sewage that the military originally believed would stay entombed for millennia.
USA Today
 
Comment le Maroc passe au vert : green business au Maroc : "c'est le secteur privé qui vient investir" selon Said Mouline
Energies renouvelables, cleantechs, recyclage de l’eau ou des déchets… le Maroc s’éveille aux enjeux environnementaux. A l’approche de la COP22, la grande conférence sur le climat qui débute le 7 novembre à Marrakech L’Usine Nouvelle explore les nouvelles facettes et initiatives de ce nouveau Maroc "vert".
L'Usine Nouvelle
 
Des invités VIP de l’écologie seront présents à la COP22
A l’occasion de la 22e Conférence sur le climat qui se tiendra en novembre prochain à Marrakech, des figures mondiales de l’environnement ont été invitées
Médias24
 
El cambio climático provocará que aparezcan enfermedades infecciosas que se encontraban bajo el hielo
Según Greenpeace, enfermedades como el brote de 'antrax' que se produjo en la región de Siberia pueden aparecer por el aumento de las temperaturas al estar enterradas bajo los terrenos de congelación perpetua.
Antena3
 
Farmers failing to take advantage of carbon credits
Carbon credits for forestry are too complicated for most farmers to take advantage of, according to former NZ Farm Forestry Association president and South Canterbury farmer Ian Jackson.
Stuff
 
 
 
Paris: les instruments de ratification du Cameroun déposés
Le Cameroun a déposé le 29 juillet 2016, auprès des autorités compétentes des Nations Unies à New York, ses instruments de ratification de l’Accord de paris sur les changements climatiques
Journal du Cameroun
 
Abu Dhabi project uses sand to store solar power
Researchers in Abu Dhabi are testing a pilot device that can store solar energy in sand to improve the efficiency of power plants and provide energy at night.
SciDev.Net
 
Mali's banks woo clients with hire-purchase solar power kits
Residents of Mali's capital, Bamako, and surrounding areas will find it easier to switch on power in their homes thanks to local banks that have begun offering credit to buy solar energy equipment.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
How climate change fuels conflict
With temperatures soaring and drought increasing, many in Africa are losing their livelihoods.
Deutsche Welle
 
Scorsese y DiCaprio producen un documental sobre la amenaza del cambio climático
La amenazas del cambio climático y la búsqueda de soluciones protagonizan el documental producido por Martin Scorsese y Leonardo DiCaprio, entre otros, con testimonios de Barack Obama, Bill Clinton o Ban Ki-moon, y que estrenará National Geographic en los cines en otoño y luego en televisión.
EFE
 
OPINION: China’s carbon market: Shaping climate policy cooperation for the next decade ICTSD
 
Cities rush to measure climate footprint after Paris deal
The number of cities reporting on their efforts to tackle global warming has risen 70 percent to 533 around the world since the adoption of the Paris climate change agreement in 2015, the group collecting the data said.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
2015, année la plus chaude depuis 1960 au Maroc
Sur la planète, l'année 2015 a été la plus chaude de l'époque moderne depuis que les données météorologiques ont commencé à être enregistrées en 1880. Et le Maroc n'a pas échappé à cette hausse des températures.
HuffPost Maroc
 
Govt sets up panels to help meet Paris climate change pact targets
The Union environment, forests and climate change ministry has set up five inter-ministerial groups that shall project the changes in schemes, programmes and laws required for India to achieve its greenhouse gas emission intensity reduction targets under the Paris Agreement
Business Standard
 
Agriculture in 115 Indian districts most at risk from climate change
As floods ravage eastern and northern India, agriculture in 115 districts across 15 states is "highly vulnerable" to climate change, according to a study published in the Indian Academy of Science journal Current Science
Economic Times
 
 
 
Australia orders climate change U-turn at peak science body
Australia's re-elected conservative government has announced a U-turn in its climate change policy, reinstating climate science as the bedrock of its peak science body just months after slashing its funding and axing hundreds of jobs.
Reuters
 
From heat domes to rain bombs, climate change is changing how we talk about weather
Let’s face it: We actually like talking about the weather. Whether we’re languishing in record-breaking heat or bundling up to face a cold snap, we bond over whatever misery the skies throw at us. And the list of meteorological marvels we encounter just keeps on growing.
Grist
 
Climate change set to increase turbulence and make it difficult for flights to take off, UN warns
Climate change will have “severe consequences” for planes trying to take off and increase the chance of in-flight turbulence, icing up incidents and engine-threatening dust storms – but there is no reason to “panic” just now, the United Nations’ air travel agency has said.
Independent
 
Dérèglement du climat : un nouveau palier en 2015
Les objectifs de l'Accord de Paris seront difficiles à tenir sans efforts supplémentaires des 195 états signataires.
Les Echos
 
Los peces enfrentan el cambio climático fingiendo que siempre es de noche
De esta forma se adaptan a la acidificación del agua. Científicos descubrieron que, incluso, están logrando modificar los genes de sus crías para adaptarse a la situación.
El Universal
 
Climat : le recul et la fonte des glaciers s'accélèrent
En France, une des conséquences du réchauffement climatique est le recul incessant des glaciers. Exemple dans le massif du mont Blanc.
FranceTV.info
 
Honolulu pursues new renewable energy project
Environmental groups are praising Honolulu's efforts to turn a byproduct from its wastewater treatment plant into renewable energy.
AP
 
Desaparición del lago Poopó: culpa del hombre y del cambio climático
El lago se ha evaporado y junto a él todo un intrincado sistema ecológico que si no es posible jamás volverá a ser lo que fue.
La Gran Época
 
Reinventing French fizz in face of climate change
France’s Champagne country has little to celebrate as global warming threatens to wreak havoc on production, forcing winegrowers to take a sober look at their future.
Today
 
El cambio climático eleva el riesgo de guerras, alertan investigadores
Los fenómenos ambientales tienen un potencial de perturbación que parece concretarse de manera particularmente trágica en sociedades con fuerte división étnica, señala coautor del estudio
Periódico La Jornada
 
 
 
Clean Power Plan - Calif. issues first-in-U.S. compliance plan
California's landmark cap-and-trade program for carbon emissions and proposed amendments to extend that system will be used to comply with U.S. EPA's Clean Power Plan, the state said yesterday.
E&E Publishing
 
Scientists' annual physical of planet: 'Earth's fever rises'
Earth's fever got worse last year, breaking dozens of climate records, scientists said in a massive report nicknamed the annual physical for the planet.
AP
 
Land and sea warmest in 2015 : 'State of the Climate' report
Last year was the warmest year on record for land and sea, partly because seasonal El Nino climate patterns prevailed year-round, and melting ice pushed sea levels to the highest ever, a study based on the work of more than 450 scientists worldwide confirmed on Tuesday.
Reuters
 
Les indicateurs clés du changement climatique ont atteint des niveaux record en 2015
Les températures, la montée des eaux et les émissions de gaz à effet de serre ont atteint des niveaux record l’an dernier, faisant de 2015 la pire année de l’histoire moderne pour une série d’indicateurs clés sur le climat, révèle mardi 2 août un rapport international de référence.
Le Monde
 
Small steps bringing in big changes at Indian airports
When it comes to protecting the environment every small step matters. And the largest airport operator in the country, the state owned Airports Authority of India (AAI) is also trying to do its bit at the 125 airports that is owns and maintains, of which 95 are currently operational.
The Hindu
 
Le comité de pilotage de la COP22 lance une campagne de communication institutionnelle
La COP22 fait sa com'. Son comité de pilotage a en effet lancé, ce lundi 1er août, une campagne de communication afin de sensibiliser les citoyens aux enjeux du changement climatique et les mobiliser à l’approche de l’événement qui se tiendra à Marrakech du 7 au 18 novembre.
HuffPost Maroc avec MAP
 
UN aviation emissions pact may be voluntary at first -sources
A deal to limit carbon emissions from global civil aviation could be voluntary for the first five years instead of mandatory for certain countries under the current proposal, four sources familiar with the matter said.
Thomson Reuters Foundation
 
Aviation: les aéroports doivent s'adapter au changement climatique
L'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI) a exhorté mardi les aéroports à évaluer les risques liés au changement climatique afin de préparer le plus tôt possible leurs infrastructures aux bouleversements à venir.
RTBF
 
COMMENTARY: Investing in clean tech not enough, governments need optimal policy  Globe and Mail
 
BLOG: Wind Is Winning — Delivering America’s Clean Energy Future, Today Huffington Post
 
 
 
Changing The Menu: How Top Chefs Can Inject New Life Into The Development Agenda Huffington Post
 
World weather: 2016's early record heat gives way to heavy rains
The record-breaking heat of the first six months has turned to severe seasonal flooding across Asia in one of the strongest monsoon seasons in many years
Guardian
 
EU invests €62 million in wind and solar projects
Climate analysts welcome renewables funding, but warn European Commission still supports low value, polluting projects
Climate Home
 
Investigadores demuestran que las cadenas montañosas tendrán diferentes respuestas al cambio climático
Los estudios climáticos indican que las regiones experimentarán aumentos en las temperaturas medias anuales
El Periódico
 
Réchauffement climatique : Des températures en hausse, une planète en danger
Notre maison brûle et nous regardons ailleurs.» La phrase de l’ancien président français Jacques Chirac, devenue maxime, est cruellement d’actualité.
El Watan
 
Some fish tackle ocean global warming by pretending it's night
Some fish may cope with the changing chemistry of the oceans linked to global warming by permanently setting their body defenses to night-time levels, the time of day when they find sea water least hospitable, a study said on Monday.
Reuters
 
Looking, Quickly, for the Fingerprints of Climate Change
When days of heavy rain in late May caused deadly river flooding in France and Germany, Geert Jan van Oldenborgh got to work.
NY Times
 
Le réchauffement climatique réveille une vieille bactérie en Sibérie
Les scientifiques redoutent depuis longtemps que le réchauffement climatique ne réveille des virus oubliés. La Russie est confronté à un cas de ce genre.
Metro Time
 
NY approves plan for 50 percent renewable energy by 2030
The state will aim to generate half its power from renewable sources by the year 2030, an ambitious plan that will rely on big subsidies to nuclear power plants to help reduce the state's reliance on fossil fuels.
AP
 
Pacto alcaldicio para mitigar el cambio climático en Panamá
El acuerdo es una coalición global de alcaldes y funcionarios municipales comprometidos a reducir las emisiones de gases invernadero locales
La Estrella de Panamá
 
 
 
Une épidémie d'anthrax en Sibérie tue 1500 rennes avec la fonte du permafrost
Une des conséquences du réchauffement climatique est la fonte du permafrost, ce sol éternellement gelé, que l'on trouve notamment au Groenland, en Alaska ou encore en Russie.
Huffington Post
 
Científicos, administraciones y asociaciones pondrán en común sus propuestas para afrontar el cambio climático en Murcia
Se celebrará a nivel mundial el 28 de octubre, y durante 24 horas se pondrán en común ideas para resolver retos ambientales
Europa Press
 
UN, movie stars take climate change message to the grassroots
Joy rents the air as emotion runs high on Monday in the densely populated Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State when movie stars under the aegis of The Golden Movie Ambassadors of Nigeria (TGMAN) in collaboration with the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Lagos, embarked on a public awareness campaign on climate change
The Nation
 
Y el líder mundial en eficiencia energética es… Alemania
Lo dice el informe International Energy Efficiency Scorecard 2016 publicado el pasado 20 de julio por American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). Alemania continúa a la cabeza del mundo en eficiencia energética, seguido de Italia y Japón. España está en séptimo lugar.
Energias-Renovables
 
'Climate change greatest threat to agriculture'
Steadman Fuller, custos of Kingston has described climate change as the single greatest threat to local agriculture and, by extension, the Jamaican economy.
jamaica Gleaner
 
$2.5b climate funds
PACIFIC Island countries reeling from the impact of climate change are encouraged to apply for the Green Climate Fund which has set a target of $2.5 billion for projects.
Fiji Times
 
Barkindo assumes office as OPEC Secretary-General
A former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mohammad Barkindo, on Monday assumed office in his role as Secretary-General of OPEC at the secretariat in Vienna, Austria.
Punch
 
30 Mai 2028, la Tornade Ray ravage une partie du vignoble de Saint Chinian
Le réchauffement climatique aura des conséquences sur notre climat dans les années qui viennent. Dans plusieurs années, des épisodes de tornades traverseront la France.
RTL
 
OPINION: Women, disasters and climate change Jakarta Post
 
Consensus likely on limiting carbon emissions: IATA
Global airlines body International Air Transport Association (IATA) has expressed confidence that a consensus will be reached on limiting the carbon emissions in the aviation sector during the forthcoming ICAO Assembly.
Times of India
 
 
 
64 villages to be relocated due to climate change
64 villages will be relocated to high grounds in the next few years due to climate change.
Fijivillage.com
 
China’s green bond market booms with more clarity in policy
China is likely to step up transparency and credibility in its rapidly expanding market for environmental finance, write Xu Nan and Wang Yao
Chinadialogue
 
Eroding Alaska Village to Vote on Whether to Move or Stay
A tiny island village on Alaska's storm-battered western coast is entering a new chapter in its decades-long pursuit to move the entire community from its badly eroding shores to safer ground.
NY Times
 
Climat: La Nina prend le relai d’El Nino, mais les catastrophes continuent
Les sécheresses dont ont souffert depuis deux ans plusieurs pays d’Afrique, d’Asie et d’Amérique centrale ont aggravé la malnutrition et les risques de maladies selon des ONG.
Mediapart
 
The Middle East is baking
More than war even, climate change is making the region uninhabitable
The Economist
 
LGUs pressed on action plans vs climate change
The Climate Change Commission (CCC) is urging local government units (LGUs) to work double-time in crafting action plans on climate change, which continues to threaten the country with record high temperatures, more droughts, intense storms and frequent floods.
Philippine Star
 
‘Grow own veggies to fight climate change’
The growing risk of climate change in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) due to ever-increasing carbon emissions and fast-depleting agricultural and forest land can be curtailed provided state and local bodies and people participate in urban farming reforms, says a TERI study.
Times of India
 
Réchauffement climatique : l'océan envahit lentement le plus grand bidonville du Liberia
Les habitants du plus grand bidonville du Liberia sont menacés par la montée du niveau de la mer.
France 24
 
Kigali treaty to reinforce climate pact in Africa
Amid hope and enthusiasm, delegates signed what is known as the Kigali Declaration on Forest Landscape Restoration in Africa in the Rwandan capital Kigali.
News Ghana
 
Réchauffement climatique : la Champagne invente les cépages de l'avenir
Face au changement climatique qui pourrait dénaturer le champagne et faire progresser les maladies de la vigne, les viticulteurs de la région française le produisant se lancent dans un programme de création de nouveaux cépages plus résistants tout en conservant la typicité du roi des vins.
Atlas Info
 
 
 
James Cameron et Sigourney Weaver s'attaquent aux dangers du changement climatique
James Cameron et Sigourney Weaver ont dévoilé un court métrage engagé sur les méfaits du changement climatique. Découvrez la vidéo.
Allocine
 
Why, hello there, Mr Nobel: DiCaprio’s climate change movie finds a home
National Geographic Channel has acquired the worldwide rights to an untitled climate change feature documentary produced by Fisher Stevens and Leonardo DiCaprio.
Hindustan Times
 
California's cap-and-trade program has cut pollution. So why do critics keep calling it a failure?
After cruising along for more than two years, California’s vaunted cap-and-trade program to cut carbon emissions has run into a few recent snags.
Los Angeles Times
 
Climatiseurs et réfrigérateurs ne seront bientôt plus des ennemis du climat
Les négociateurs du Protocole de Montréal viennent de s’entendre sur un calendrier d’élimination des HFC, principaux gaz des appareils de froid dans le monde et puissants émetteurs de gaz à effet de serre.
Sciences et Avenir