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25 02 2021 | 07:18

Why efforts to clean up charcoal production in sub-Saharan Africa aren’t working.

Charcoal is an essential source of domestic fuel in many sub-Saharan African countries. Overall, the region produces 65% of the world’s charcoal, with Nigeria, Ethiopia and Ghana being the top three…

25 02 2021 | 07:14

A 10-Step Plan to Save Our Seas.

The year 2050 has been predicted by some to be a bleak year for the ocean. Experts say that by 2050 there may be more plastic than fish in the sea, or perhaps only plastic left.

25 02 2021 | 07:10

"Addressing climate-related security risks to international peace and security through mitigation and resilience building." - Secretary-General's remarks to the Security Council

[Watch the video on webtv.un.org] Mr. President, Excellencies,  I thank the British Presidency for convening this debate, and for your invitation to brief on a subject of grave concern. The…

25 02 2021 | 07:09

Damages from winter storm in Texas could approach $50 billion.

The estimate accounts for lost wages, damages to businesses and homes and cleanup costs. The cost of the devastating winter storm in Texas could end up costing the region close to $50 billion to…

25 02 2021 | 07:06

As Extreme Weather Events Increase, What Are the Risks to Wildlife?

A hailstorm in South Texas. Tornadoes in Tennessee. Wildfires across the West. A barrage of Gulf Coast hurricanes.

23 02 2021 | 13:49

JOB VACANCY: 31 March 2021 / Trader Environmental Commodities, First Climate Markets AG

Organization:First Climate Markets AG Position:Trader Environmental Commodities Duty Station:Location flexible (Europe) Deadline for Application:31 March 2021

23 02 2021 | 13:45

JOB VACANCY: 31 March 2021 / Multiple Positions, International climate policy, OES/EGC

Organization:U.S. Department of State, OES Bureau, Office of Global Change (OES/EGC) Position:Multiple Positions - International climate policy Duty Station:Washington D.C., US Deadline for…

23 02 2021 | 13:42

JOB VACANCY: 7 March 2021 / Horticulture Program Manager Jordan, Permanent position, Advance Consulting

Organization:Advance Consulting Position:Horticulture Program Manager Jordan - Permanent position Duty Station:Amman, Jordan Deadline for Application:7 March 2021 Term:Permanent position, Upper…

23 02 2021 | 13:40

JOB VACANCY: 25 March 2021 / Head of Research Integration, C4C

Organization:Capital for Climate (C4C) Position:Head of Research Integration Duty Station:Remote Deadline for Application:25 March 2021 Term:full-time Experience Requirements:10+ years work…

23 02 2021 | 13:37

JOB VACANCY: DEADLINE 5 March 2021 / Short-Term Consultant – Communications, Adaptation Fund

Organization:Adaptation Fund Position:Short-Term Consultant – Communications Duty Station:Virtual Deadline for Application:5 March 2021

23 02 2021 | 13:35

JOB VACANCY: DEADLINE 1 April 2021 / Agroforestry MEL Lead, One Acre Fund

Organization:One Acre Fund Position:Agroforestry MEL Lead Duty Station:Kigali, Rwanda Deadline for Application:1 April 2021 Term:Full time position Experience Requirements:Technical background 3…

23 02 2021 | 11:45

2021 EPG Summer School / 22-30 July 2021 - “Smart Transformation in the Energy Sector”.

The fourth edition of Energy Policy Group’s Summer School will be held between 22-30 July 2021, with a focus on “Smart Transformation in the Energy Sector”.

22 02 2021 | 14:55

Power outages across the Plains: 4 questions answered about weather-driven blackouts.

1. The Plains states have a lot of wild weather. Why is this cold wave such a problem for utilities? The central U.S. has freezes, heat waves, windstorms, droughts and floods. All of these events…

22 02 2021 | 14:52

Sweden Shows Texas How to Keep Turbines Going in Icy Weather.

With the right gear, wind turbines can keep on generating through the harshest winter weather.

22 02 2021 | 14:45

World Waking Up To Vaccine Equity.

Geneva, Switzerland--19 February 2021-- At the halfway point in the World Health Organization and Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus’ 100-day challenge, a movement of people and…

22 02 2021 | 14:37

Polar Vortex Power Outages: 6 Things to Know About Supply, Demand, and Our Electricity Future.

The Polar Vortex hitting much of the US has wreaked havoc not just on roadways and airports, but also on our electricity systems, as plenty are experiencing first-hand right now.

22 02 2021 | 14:22

Biden Official Says Texas Storm Shows Infrastructure Need.

The Biden administration said it will work with states and business to make infrastructure more resilient after a winter storm led to widespread power outages in Texas. “Climate change is real and…

21 02 2021 | 08:57

Greenhouse gas emissions from raw material production ‘doubled in 20 years’.

Greenhouse gas emissions from material production rose by 120 per cent from 1995 to 2015, research says. The production of raw materials such as steel and cement is having an increasingly large…

21 02 2021 | 08:43

Bermuda's hurricanes are twice as strong as they were six decades ago.

Ocean warming is fueling stronger hurricanes. Hurricanes are blasting Bermuda with wind speeds that have more than doubled in strength over the last 66 years, due to rising ocean temperatures in the…