“NASA, NOAA data show 2016 warmest year on record globally”

“Earth’s 2016 surface temperatures were the warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).” Just another reason why we must make HASTE! http://climate.nasa.gov/news/2537/nasa-noaa-data-show-2016-warmest-year-on-record-globally/

“A Green Hotel Leaves a Sustainable Legacy”

Renewable energy sources are good for business, and sustainability as a business model can lead to success. http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2017/01/a-green-hotel-leaves-a-sustainable-legacy/

“‘A cat in hell’s chance’ – why we’re losing the battle to keep global warming below 2C”

“A global rise in temperature of just 2C would be enough to threaten life as we know it. But leading climate scientists think even this universally agreed target will be missed. Could dramatic action help?” https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jan/19/cat-in-hells-chance-why-losing-battle-keep-global-warming-2c-climate-change#pt0-724193

“Nutella is not the only product with disputed palm oil”

Palm oil is one of the ingredients to watch out for in products you may buy for consumption, if not produced sustainably, it can have a detrimental effect the the ecosystem from which it came. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2017/01/12/which-products-contain-palm-oil-nutella-cancer-causing-concerns/96483558/#pt0-909731

“Millennials Drive Sustainability”

While it is wonderful that some of the younger generations are living more sustainable livestyles, we need for everyone to act more sustainably. It will take collective human action to ensure a sustainble future for both people and… Read More

“Climate science bedeviled by ‘tipping points'”

Tipping points are when, on a human timescale, things have gone passed the point of reversal. On some climate issues, we’re nearing this point with alarming speed. It’s time to make HASTE! https://phys.org/news/2017-01-climate-science-bedeviled.html#pt0-507429

“Talking to Kids about Global Warming”

It is important to ensure that children understand global warming and what they can do about it and how it impacts their own lives. Everyone must join together in order to make HASTE! http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2016/12/talking-to-kids-about-global-warming/

“New transmission lines required to avoid curtailment”

“UNITED STATES: A new report from the Department of Energy (DOE) has found that if a small amount of transmission capacity can be added the US grid network, curtailment can be significantly reduced.” http://www.windpowermonthly.com/article/1420468/new-transmission-lines-required-avoid-curtailment

“India on track to beat its Paris targets years ahead of schedule, according to government report”

India is “on a path to meeting its Paris commitments several years early.” If more places and nations step up to using renewable resources, sustainability may well be possible. But in order to do this, we must make… Read More

“The South Kicks Off the New Year with a New Power Source: Wind”

“Thanks to advances in turbine tech, the first commercial-scale wind farm in the Southeast is about to get whirring.” Wind farms, and other similar renewable energy projects, are vital to achieving sustainability. https://www.nrdc.org/stories/south-kicks-new-year-new-power-source-wind?utm_source=fb&utm_medium=post&utm_campaign=socialmedia