Researchers within the Earth Institute are working to decarbonize New York City’s heat and hot water.
Renee Cho, Author at State of the Planet
With these simple changes, you can make a difference without making much of an effort or financial investment.
The report describes how “negative emissions technologies” that remove and sequester carbon dioxide from the air will need to play a significant role in mitigating climate change.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says that limiting global warming to 1.5˚C will require removing CO2 from the atmosphere. How feasible is this?
The Trump administration is attempting to rescind almost all the policies to fight climate change proposed or enacted by the Obama administration. Could this send us over the climate tipping points?
A comprehensive plan outlines ways to clean up the Hudson River and reduce the impacts from development and climate change.
In 2016, the world discarded 49 million tons of electronic waste, yet only 20 percent of it was recycled. Where does e-waste go? And how are we going to deal the growing amounts of it?
The world is warming and our air conditioners are making it worse. Here are some less energy-intensive ways to survive the rising heat.
As the world population continues to grow, global demand for food could increase dramatically by 2050. Yet the impacts of climate change threaten to decrease the quantity and quality of our food supplies.