Battling sea change: A tale of two northern European cities

January 7, 2016 by  
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As sea levels rise, planners are looking at innovative ways to make Rotterdam and Hamburg more resilient.

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Carbon Tracker CEO Anthony Hobley on what financial markets don’t see

January 7, 2016 by  
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Anthony Hobley, CEO of Carbon Tracker, a financial think tank, told GreenBiz in an interview during COP21 in Paris that the financial markets are only now waking up to the risk premium in fossil fuel investments. Consequently, they are providing capital far too cheaply to this sector.That risk, of course, is that fossil fuel companies could be saddled with trillions in stranded assets of oil and gas fields they cannot develop, coal mines that go quiet and drilling equipment that becomes excess.

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Coastal Village in Brazil Being Swallowed by the Sea

December 7, 2010 by  
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Screenshot from YouTube For folks living in the charming beach community of Atafona on the Brazilian coast north of Rio de Janeiro, there’s a sense that the ocean is not only alive — it’s hungry, too. Since the quaint village was first established in the 1950s, hundreds of homes have literally been swallowed up by the ocean as sea levels rise at an alarming rate. Throughout the shrinking town, ominous signs hint at its uncertain future; “Jesus is..

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Six Things We Learned from ‘Climate Gate’: Rob Hopkins on the CRU Hack

December 5, 2009 by  
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I needed a break. If only the sea would stop rising

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