We know the change we need to make in our ways of living and making a living to reduce impact and reverse climate change. We know that if we don’t take action now, we’ll hit tipping points that will cause changes that we can likely never come back from, and that will be astronomically more difficult and expensive to adapt or mitigate. In order to avoid that situation, it’s urgent that we pay attention to what the experts are saying and do our best to act with all haste.
Climate Change Is Already Hurting Illinois. We Need to Act. https://on.nrdc.org/3rh7e57 via @nrdc #beyondurgent #cleansectorscience #cleanskillsclimate
Americans Support Federal Action to Reach a 100% Clean Energy Grid #renewablehappiness #beyondurgent #cleansectorelec #cleanskillsecon https://www.thirdway.org/memo/americans-support-federal-action-to-reach-a-100-clean-energy-grid
Humans are still like Titanic's capitain, increasing our speed despite the warnings. Hasn't worked out well before. #beyondurgent #climatemoochers https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/jul/20/g20-states-subsidised-fossil-fuels-2015-coal-oil-gas-cliamte-crisis
Challenges keep mounting for humans to preserve our stable environment for future generations #cleansectorscience #cleansectorland #cleanskillsclimate #beyondurgent https://insideclimatenews.org/news/14072021/amazon-deforestation-climate-change-brazil-carbon-source/
Great primer if you're new to the topic https://theconversation.com/peatlands-worldwide-are-drying-out-threatening-to-release-860-million-tonnes-of-carbon-dioxide-every-year-162438 via @ConversationEDU #cleansectorscience #cleanskillsclimate #beyondurgent
Amazing data! #cleansectorscience #cleansectorelec #cleansectortransport #cleanskillsclimate #renewablehappiness #beyondurgent via @WorldResources
This Interactive Chart Shows Changes in the World's Top 10 Emitters
A lot has happened since the Paris Agreement was adopted in 2015. Our Climate Watch interactive chart explores how...
The climate crisis is making us sick. Doctors need better training to treat it. #cleansectorsociety #cleansectoredu #cleanskillsequity #beyondurgent
The climate crisis is making us sick. Doctors need better training to treat it.
Few medical schools include climate change in their curricula, making physicians ill-equipped to prevent resulting illness and death.
Calculate Your Degrees of Separation from Extraction – http://CLEANetwork.com https://cleanetwork.com/calculate-your-degrees-of-separation-from-extraction/ #greenmindfulness #beyondurgent
What the Exxon Tapes Reveal About the American Petroleum Institute’s Lobbying Tactics on Oil Trains - DeSmog #climatemoochers #beyondurgent
What the Exxon Tapes Reveal About the American Petroleum Institute’s Lobbying Tactics on Oil Trains - DeSmog
Senior ExxonMobil lobbyists were recently exposed by undercover reporting from UnEarthed, an investigative journalism proj...
Forests will be destroyed, people lose their homes, and "there is unlikely to be an international market for Indian coal...major factories in India...still need to import it from abroad" and they're already producing 20% more than they need. #beyondurgent
India plans to fell ancient forest to create 40 new coalfields
Narendra Modi’s dream of a ‘self-reliant India’ comes at a terrible price for its indigenous population
Reading. #climatejusticetoday #beyondurgent #cleansectorsociety #cleanskillsequity
“As a baseline standard, climate policy must not further exacerbate existing
economic and environmental inequalities but work to repair them.”
-Nuts, Bolts, and Pitfalls of Carbon Pricing: An Equity-Based Primer on Making Polluters Pay by @NAACP
Check out the amount of money supposedly at stake here. Big oil fighting for it's life, it's on the ropes! Compare the value of nature and human life that could be protected with less oil burning. We have better ways! #beyondurgent #climatemoochers
Keystone Pipeline’s owner is suing Biden administration for $15B
The company behind the Keystone Pipeline is suing the Biden administration for $15B over the cancellation of its project.
#beyondurgent #greenmindfulness #renewablehappiness #climatejusticetoday #cleansectorbuild #cleanskillsequity
What's The Best Way To Help The Climate And People, Too? Home Improvement
President Biden wants to spend $200 billion renovating old homes or building affordable new ones. It's a move that...
Consider how activists that disrupt corporate profits are thrown in jail but corporations and governments that wantonly kill animals and humans are excused, make more and more money, and use it to kill more. Bizarre, but that's how it is! #beyondurgent
Ecocide: why establishing a new international crime would be a step towards interspecies justice
Environmental destruction remains an unofficial crime, but activists and scholars want it recognised.
Yes! We agree with this excellently sourced and informed opinion. #renewablehappiness #beyondurgent #cleansectorland #cleansectorscience #cleanskillsclimate #cleanskillsecon https://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/op-ed/article252002923.html
Kuwait is the Hottest Place on Earth; Lytton, Canada was Right Behind it, and then it Burned Down; This is not Normal #beyondurgent https://www.juancole.com/2021/07/kuwait-hottest-lytton.html via @jricole
They will never stop. But it's within our power to make good choices, protect public health and the environment. #beyondurgent #climatemoochers https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/mar/18/oil-industry-fossil-fuels-air-pollution-documents
Three Good Habits for Contributing to Purposeful Change – http://CLEANetwork.com https://cleanetwork.com/three-good-habits-for-contributing-to-purposeful-change/ #renewablehappiness #beyondurgent #climatejusticetoday #climatemoochers #cleansectorsociety #cleanskillsclimate #cleanskillsecon #cleanskillsequity
It is ON Illinois! “Illinois has a unique opportunity to make a bold climate commitment and ensure a just and equitable transition to a low-carbon economy.” https://siteselection.com/issues/2021/jul/2021-sustainability-rankings-cover.cfm #renewablehappiness #beyondurgent #cleansectorfininv #cleansectorelec #cleanskillsecon
I didn't think it was possible, not in my lifetime anyway.
+49.6°C in Canada 🇨🇦 That is 121°F!
This is the story of the Canadian heat record that was crushed on 3 consecutive days by an unfathomable margin of +4.6°C (+8°F).
This moment will be talked about for centuries.