Thursday, 3 November 2016

Canadian coal industry "whistling past the graveyard" says Greenpeace

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The Canadian coal industry doesn't deserve to have a bad rap, says Coal Association of Canada (CAC) president Robin Campbell. Story here.

Despite Paris Climate Pledge, Planet on Track to Surpass 3°C Temperature Rise

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'After 24 years of negotiations we are hurtling towards a 3.5 degree world, which will be catastrophic for millions.’ Story here.

Ghost Forests: How Rising Seas Are Killing Southern U.S. Woodlands

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A steady increase in sea levels is pushing saltwater into U.S. wetlands, killing trees from Florida to as far north as New Jersey. But with sea level projected to rise by as much as six feet this century, the destruction of coastal forests is expected to become a worsening problem worldwide. Story here.