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Nubes: ¿pueden ayudar a predecir el cambio climático?

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: DW - Aunque las veamos todos los días, las nubes siguen siendo un misterio para los científicos, porque hasta ahora impiden las predicciones del cambio climático. Pero un nuevo atlas podría cambiar dicha situación.

Un apagón mundial por la “hora del planeta”

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: El Día - El próximo sábado, en todo el planeta se apagará la luz. Será durante una hora y no se debe a ninguna falla eléctrica, sino a que ese día se celebrará la “Hora del Planeta”, una iniciativa global que convoca a un apagón eléctrico de una hora en casas, empresas y dependencias públicas para protestar y concientizar sobre el cambio climático y que se realizará en cientos de ciudades del mundo.

Uno de cada cuatro niños carecerá de agua en 2040, alertó Unicef

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: El Tribuno - La agencia de Naciones Unidas para la Infancia (Unicef) advirtió que en poco más de dos décadas casi 600 millones de niños estarán viviendo en áreas con fuentes de agua potable severamente limitadas, ya que el crecimiento demográfico y la creciente demanda de agua chocan con los efectos del cambio climático.

Bill would bar discrimination toward climate change doubters

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: AP - Maine laws protect people from discrimination based on factors such as race, disabilities and sexual orientation, and a Republican lawmaker wants to add a person's beliefs about climate change to that list.

China blames climate change for record sea levels

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: Reuters - Chinese coastal sea levels hit record highs in 2016, driven by climate change as well as El Nino and La Nina events, the country's sea administration said.

Debaten en ONU sobre cambio climático y desarrollo sostenible

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: Prensa Latina - La Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas celebra hoy un foro de alto nivel para abordar la relación entre el cambio climático y la Agenda 2030 de Desarrollo Sostenible.

‘Pakistan seventh among countries vulnerable to climate change’

3 hours 17 min ago
Source: Dawn - Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid on Wednesday said Pakistan was among the top five countries having a dedicated law on climate change which would help the country progress and achieve sustainable growth.

Women Saving the Planet: Lidy Nacpil of the Philippines

3 hours 18 min ago
Source: Pacific Standard - The veteran civil-society advocate came of political age under the Marcos régime in the Philippines. Today she’s one of the busiest organizers in the world.

President Konrote addresses UN World Water Day

3 hours 18 min ago
Source: Fiji Times - EIGHTY per cent of Fiji's total population has access to treated and reticulated water.

COMMENT: Don't link carbon markets

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: Nature - A global network of cap-and-trade systems would deliver greater complexity and fewer emissions cuts, warns Jessica F. Green.

Provinces considering carbon pricing keep eye on Ontario's 1st cap-and-trade auction

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: CTV News - Ontario's cap-and-trade system aimed at lowering greenhouse gas emissions begins in earnest Wednesday with its first auction, which other provinces said they will be watching closely as they consider their own carbon pricing plans.

Hard exit from EU emissions trading could damage global climate action, experts warn

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: Business Green - MPs have today heard stark warnings of the risks associated with withdrawing the UK from the European Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), with one expert arguing continued membership of the scheme post-Brexit is crucial to global efforts to tackle climate change.

Waning global appetite for coal-fired power raises climate hopes

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: Financial Times - Freeze on 100 plants in China and India boosts chances of averting dangerous warming

Climate change threatens to cut harvests in Uganda's hungriest region

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Higher temperatures and more erratic rainfall caused by climate change threaten to cut harvests in the poorest and hungriest region of Uganda that already depends heavily on food handouts, a study showed on Monday.

Climate change 'makes deadly China pollution worse'

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: AFP - Global warming has boosted the frequency and severity of deadly air pollution peaks in northern China, scientists said Monday.

Trump administration not considering a carbon tax: White House official

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is not considering a carbon tax, a White House official said on Tuesday.

La ONU insiste en aplicar el acuerdo climático de París, pese a los recortes de Trump

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: EFE - La secretaria general de la Convención Marco de Naciones Unidas para el Cambio Climático, Patricia Espinosa, reiteró hoy la voluntad de implementar el Acuerdo de París sobre el cambio climático, pese al recorte de fondos anunciado por el presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump.

Peru floods in line with climate change models, says climatologist Mojib Latif

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: Deutsche Welle - Peru is being hit by devastating flooding. Is it a natural weather cycle or an impact of climate change?

The World's Appetite for Coal Is Shrinking. That's Raising Hopes for Climate Progress

22. March 2017 - 15:59
Source: TIME - Led by cutbacks in China and India, construction of new coal-fired power plants is falling worldwide, improving chances climate goals can be met despite earlier pessimism, three environmental groups said Wednesday.

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