The United Nations Conference on Climate Change (Paris 2015) reached an international agreement to keep the rise in global average temperature ‘well below 2°C’ and to ‘aim to limit the increase to 1.5°C’.
A deaf man in New York is accusing five art and design colleges of failing to provide closed captioning in videos on their websites.
il and gas will remain the dominant fuel source for decades to come, the industry’s top executives declared on Wednesday, making their case not to be under valued as governments seek to reduce fossil fuels to address climate worries.
Executives offered a full-throated defense of the industry, describing government opposition to new projects as harming society and using this week’s World Petroleum Congress in Houston to rebut the industry’s harsh portrayal at the UN COP26 climate conference. Any effort to bar new development “is misguided” https://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/opec-official-tells-oil-gathering-energy-transition-can-not-exclude-fossil-fuels-2021-12-08 and likely to hurt poorer nations, said OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo. Oil and gas also “can be part of the solution to tackling climate change.”
A report published by the London Assembly Environmental Committee has said that London’s household recycling rate is below the UK average, and is urging London Mayor Sadiq Khan to take action. The report, entitled ‘Wasting London’s Future’ examined the city’s potential for a circular economy, its household recycling record and the use of energy from waste.
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