Tag archive for ‘climate’
By admin On Saturday, October 16th, 2021
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How do we put out the flames? Bad science and good sense on the climate crisis

Elaine Graham Leigh weighs up the solutions and non-solutions on offer to deal with the climate emergency. Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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The Hydro on the Scottish Event Campus alongside the River Clyde in Glasgow, which will host the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (Cop26)

The Hydro on the Scottish Event Campus alongside the River Clyde in Glasgow, which will host the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (Cop26) Morning Star  More...

By admin On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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EU’s green energy policy must be based on economic & climate concerns, not political competition – Hungarian FM to RT

Europe’s clean energy initiatives should be based on a rational long-term strategy, including both the needs of economic development and environmental protection, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto told More...

By admin On Thursday, October 14th, 2021
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Irish state attacks climate activists: Defend the right to protest!

On 19 March, Orla Murphy walked up to the Department of Foreign Affairs building in Dublin and splashed pink paint against the building before spray painting the words “No More Empty Promises” on the front More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
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Why the inclusion of climate and nature priorities in the Skills and Post-16 Education Bill is a sign of progress

Natalie Bennett is a Green Party peer and a Contributing Editor to Left Foot Forward. The Skills and Post-16 Education Bill was slightly unusual in that it started its life in the House of Lords. That meant, despite More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
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Failure to act on climate and biodiversity crisis justifies direct action

THE activities of direct action environmentalists Extinction Rebellion have caused something of a stir across the land.  Efforts to block roads and obstruct the flow of traffic has raised temperatures.  Recently, More...

By admin On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Hungary’s Orban blames Brussels & its climate change policies for soaring EU gas prices

The EU should withdraw its policies aimed at tackling climate change as they’re the reason for the record surge in energy prices on the continent in autumn, Viktor Orban, Hungarian Prime Minister, has said. Energy More...

By admin On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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UK meat consumption falls by nearly a fifth in the last decade, as scientists warn reduction must be faster to hit climate target

The UK’s daily meat consumption has dropped by 17% over the last 10 years, an Oxford University study has found, as Britons seek to reduce the environmental impact of their diets to meet an ambitious 2030 climate More...

By admin On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Bristol’s fight against climate change hampered by lack of diversity, research warns

A LACK of diversity in climate change decision-making in Bristol is undermining the city’s pledge to make a “just transition” to net-zero carbon emissions by 2030, researchers warn.  The year-long study More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 6th, 2021
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Scottish Independence Can Be a Blueprint for Social and Climate Justice Across Britain

On the day before the Scottish independence referendum in 2014, a friend of mine was out campaigning. He tells the story of how he met an old friend who stopped to talk about the referendum. She asked him what More...