Posts: Climate change

29 03, 2017

Call to action on Adani from Prof Mark Wahlqvist

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Fossil fuels and an ecological us

The imperative and clarion call to abandon fossil fuels in favour of renewable energy is now urgent. A recent intercontinental report, headed by James Hansen from Columbia University in New York and involving the Chinese Academy of Sciences, predicts super storms and rising sea levels due to ice melts within decades, […]

7 03, 2016

Finding the Sweet Spot between Climate Change, Human Health, and Economic Growth

By | 2017-03-07T16:51:21+00:00 March 7th, 2016|0 Comments

There are “sweet spots” in life where circumstances come together to create seemingly ideal points in time. Some of these are ephemeral: the sweet strike of a golf club on a ball, for example; or the endorphin rush of a long run or an intense romance. Others occur on a larger scale: the height of […]