Category Archives: Environmentalism

New Year Solutions – Flights – BBC Sounds

What would it mean for the world if we stopped flying? As global warming threatens the future of our society, Jo Fidgen tackles the ways in which ordinary people can make a difference. We’re often told that we could help … Continue reading

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Exploring the Power Grid of the Future

Exploring the Power Grid of the Future. Use the code “Undecided” to get Curiosity Stream for less than $15 a year! https://curiositystream.com/Undecided. The solar power potential of the Sahara desert is absolutely massive. Solar panels in Algeria could generate 3x … Continue reading

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Original caretakers: Indigenous groups team up with conservationists to protect swaths of US | Guardian

Hallie Golden in Seattle Mon 3 Jan 2022 11.00 GMT North Cascade mountains in Washington state. Photograph: Gregg Brekke/ZUMA Press Wire/REX/Shutterstock   Environmental organizations and tribes have been coming together to protect the natural world, and a key part of … Continue reading

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Here’s a quick recap of the year, and this is by no means an exhaustive list | euronewsgreen

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When It Comes to Buses, Will Hydrogen or Electric Win? | Wired

JOCELYN TIMPERLEY. SCIENCE. 09.12.2021 12:00 PM PHOTOGRAPH: PRADEEP GAUR/GETTY IMAGES Clean transport needs clean vehicles. New power developments are crucial for a mass transit revolution, and each has pros and cons.   Finding new ways to power the world’s vehicles … Continue reading

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Exploring the TRUE cost of ditching fossil fuels.

Fossil fuels are inextricably linked to our everyday lives and it’ll be impossible to phase them out in the next three decades. At least that’s what the fossil fuel industry would have you believe. But new studies have looked at … Continue reading

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All the best placards and banners from the climate strike march at #COP26 | The Big Issue

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Indigenous climate activist tells COP26 delegates, ‘We have no more time’ – BBC News

A 24-year-old indigenous climate activist from the Brazilian Amazon has said global leaders have “closed their eyes” to climate change. Txai Surui says her father told her to listen to the stars, moon, animals and trees. “The Earth is speaking: … Continue reading

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Speech: Mia Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados at the Opening of the #COP26 World Leaders Summit

Mia Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados, makes a speech at the Opening of the #COP26 World Leaders Summit of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26). UNFCCC on Twitter: twitter.com/UNFCCC UNFCCC on Instagram: instagram.com/UNclimatechange UNFCCC on Facebook: facebook.com/UNclimatechange Watch more … Continue reading

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Attenborough tells COP26 conference delegates: ‘The world is looking to you’ – BBC News

Sir David Attenborough urged COP26 climate summit delegates to “turn tragedy into triumph” and tackle climate change. His speech, in which he said the fate of future generations was at risk, drew a standing ovation.

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