#Greenhouse gas emissions

  • Article: Sydney Declares Climate Emergency, Joining Fast-Growing Global Movement
    Environment

    Sydney Declares Climate Emergency, Joining Fast-Growing Global Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2019

    “This emergency is not just about the numbers, it is about our communities.” Read more

  • Article: This Company Has a Plan to Pull All the Excess Carbon Out of the Atmosphere
    Environment

    This Company Has a Plan to Pull All the Excess Carbon Out of the Atmosphere

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2019

    And it’s deceptively simple. Read more

  • Article: Australia Will Plant 1 Billion Trees to Combat Climate Change
    Environment

    Australia Will Plant 1 Billion Trees to Combat Climate Change

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Feb. 20, 2019

    The tree-planting initiative will help move Australia closer to the Paris climate agreement targets. Read more

  • Article: Greenland's Rapidly Melting Ice Threatens People Living in Poverty the Most
    Environment

    Greenland's Rapidly Melting Ice Threatens People Living in Poverty the Most

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 22, 2019

    “It has the power to destroy everything it runs through.” Read more

  • Article: Oceans Have Absorbed 60% More Heat Than Previously Thought: Report
    Environment

    Oceans Have Absorbed 60% More Heat Than Previously Thought: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2018

    That means the world has far less time to deal with climate change. Read more

  • Article: Marshall Islands Pledges to Reach Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2050
    Environment

    Marshall Islands Pledges to Reach Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2050

    Sept. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The announcement was charged with symbolism. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas
    Environment

    Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2018

    Methane is at least 25 times as potent as carbon dioxide. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Just Found a Brilliant Way to Pull Carbon From the Atmosphere
    Environment

    Scientists Just Found a Brilliant Way to Pull Carbon From the Atmosphere

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 16, 2018

    This technology could play a key role in the fight against climate change. Read more