Air & Climate Newsletter
January 22, 2009

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Heat and hope: time running out for steep emissions cuts
The world will have to reduce emissions more drastically than has been widely predicted, essentially ending the emission of carbon dioxide by 2050 to avoid catastrophic disruption to the world`s climate, according to State of the World 2009: Into a Warming World, released by the Worldwatch Institute. Yet opportunities abound in renewable energy and efficiency improvements, agriculture and forestry, and the resilience of societies for slowing and managing climate change, according to the book`s 47 authors. `We`re privileged to live at a moment in history when we can still avert a climate catastrophe ...
Stern: `While the economic crisis is big, the planetary crisis is still bigger`
Leading politicians, academics, economists and business leaders attending the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi have called for firms around the world to accelerate efforts to address their carbon footprint, despite the short term financial pressures arising from the global economic downturn. Delegates and speakers at the conference admitted that the financial crisis had undoubtedly hit efforts to curb carbon emissions in recent months, primarily as a result of the drying up of credit for costly renewable energy projects. According to figures from BP Alternative Energy presented at the conference, ...
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