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El exceso de CO2 reduce las proteínas de los principales cultivos alimenticios

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: ECOticias - El aumento de los niveles de dióxido de carbono o CO2 reducirá drásticamente la cantidad de proteína presente en los cultivos básicos como el arroz y el trigo, dejando a las poblaciones vulnerables al riesgo de crecimiento atrofiado y muerte prematura.

Expedia combats global economic inequality and climate change

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Global Travel Industry News - To reduce global economic inequality along with greenhouse gas emissions from its corporate travel, travel industry leader Expedia, Inc. has invested in four community-owned carbon offset projects from the non-profit Carbon Offsets to Alleviate Poverty (COTAP.org).

The Church of England Takes on Climate Change—and Generates a 17 Percent Return

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Bloomberg - The low-key $10 billion fund that finances missions, cathedral costs and clergy pensions was instrumental in passing Exxon shareholder resolution.

Special Report: Villages Nature embodies Paris climate deal

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Travel Weekly - A joint venture between Disney and Pierre & Vacances will set new standards in resort sustainability.

Storing clean energy in salt isn’t as crazy as it sounds

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Grist - Using giant vats of molten salt and antifreeze under the codename “Malta,” Google’s parent company Alphabet is joining Tesla and smaller companies that are developing ways to store wind and solar power affordably to expand renewables and combat climate change

Ikea starts selling solar panels and home battery packs

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Telegraph - Ikea is now selling solar power systems and home battery packs in the UK, claiming people who sign up to the system can save up to £560 a year.

Giant solar project tests Sahara-EU power export dream

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Climate Home - Developer TuNur this week applied for authorisation to build a massive solar plant on the edge of the Tunisian Sahara, with undersea grid connections to Europe

India's renewable energy sector can create 300,000 new jobs by 2020

4. August 2017 - 15:54
Source: Business Standard - Over 300,000 Indians could find jobs in the wind and solar industry over the next five years if the country works towards its 2022 target of 160 GW.

El calentamiento global acentúa el riesgo de los patógenos en Europa

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Europa Press - Una evaluación a gran escala de cómo el clima afecta a bacterias, virus u otros patógenos que pueden causar enfermedades en Europa, concluye que este efecto del calentamiento es mayor del previsto.

Asia sería inhabitable en 2100 por calentamiento global

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: AFP - El calor extremo provocado por el calentamiento global amenaza con transformar el sur de Asia, donde vive una quinta parte de la humanidad, en un lugar inhabitable en 2100 si no se toman medidas para reducir los gases de efecto invernadero, según un estudio publicado este miércoles.

The indigenous fight against climate change

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Irish Times - Knowledge of animals, insects, agricultural techniques and weather patterns is honed from interaction with nature passed down through generations

This video shows the extraordinary trend of global warming in more than 100 countries

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Vox - This captivating video created by Antti Lipponen visualizes more than 100 years of temperature change in 191 countries in just 35 seconds.

This strange spot in the Atlantic is resisting global warming. Scientists think they know why

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Washington Post - A mysterious “warming hole” in the North Atlantic Ocean, an anomalous zone of cooling temperatures which has fascinated and puzzled scientists for the past few years, may be evidence of more troubling processes at work.

China Prepares to Launch National Carbon Trading Scheme

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: CSR-Asia - The stage is set for China to become a global leader in climate action, as it prepares to launch the world’s biggest carbon market. The market will be unprecedented in its scale and complexity.

Congreso de Aapresid: fuerte apoyo de FAO a la agricultura de conservación

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: La Nacion - El representante de la FAO para América latina y el Caribe, Julio Berdegué, le dio un fuerte espaldarazo a la agricultura de conservación. Lo hizo al participar del acto de apertura del 25° Congreso de Aapresid, que se realiza en simultáneo con el 7° Congreso Mundial de Agricultura de Conservación, con asistentes de 40 países.

Climate change to cause humid heatwaves that will kill even healthy people

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Guardian - If warming is not tackled, levels of humid heat that can kill within hours will affect millions across south Asia within decades, analysis finds

Study: Just going outdoors could become deadly in South Asia

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: AP - Venturing outdoors may become deadly across wide swaths of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh by the end of the century as climate change drives heat and humidity to new extremes, according to a new study.

Germany’s transition from coal to renewable energy offers lessons for the rest of the world

3. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Ensia - The country's decades-long shift from industrial mining to clean energy has brought both challenge and opportunity

Ram highlights threat to marine life

2. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Fiji Times - THE University of Fiji hosted the sixth COP 23 awareness session last week in the lead up to Fiji's presidency to COP 23 in November this year.

Google quiere usar sal para almacenar energías renovables

2. August 2017 - 15:59
Source: Bloomberg - Google Parent Alphabet tiene un plan para almacenar la energía renovable que de otra manera sería desperdiciada. Este proyecto ha sido bautizado como "Malta" e implica tintas de sal y anticongelante, y surge como alternativa a las batería de iones de litio.

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