#Greenhouse gas emissions

  • Article: Buying Local Produce Isn't Always Better for the Environment

    Buying Local Produce Isn't Always Better for the Environment

    Sept. 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    While buying local produce can reduce emissions from food transport, that's not always the case. Read more

  • Article: Greta Thunberg Keeps Talking About Carbon Budgets. Here's Everything You Need to Know.

    Greta Thunberg Keeps Talking About Carbon Budgets. Here's Everything You Need to Know.

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 24, 2019

    Understanding the carbon budget is essential to dealing with the climate crisis. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Marshall Islands Pledges to Reach Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2050

    Sept. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The announcement was charged with symbolism. Read more