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Scientists moot 'green fracking' technique

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 22, 2016

Adding CO2 instead of water to the cocktail used in fracking, could boost oil and gas extraction and help fight global warming at the same time, scientists said Tuesday.

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Earth continues to be on record-breaking spree

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 20, 2016

Halfway into 2016, the Earth has already broken several records and the news is not good. Here’s a look at a few records that have been broken this year and why we should worry about these....

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Climate change making the Arctic green, says NASA

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 7, 2016

 Climate change and global warming are showing their effects faster than you can even begin to imagine the criticality of the situation.

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BlackRock, World Bank team with scientists to assess climate risk

By : sustainabilityo..., May 27, 2016

Norwegian scientists have teamed up with some of the world's leading investment firms to assess the financial risks associated with global warming.

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Shell outlines ‘below 2C’ climate change scenario

By : sustainabilityo..., May 20, 2016

In a supplement to its well-known New Lens scenarios, titled, “A better life with a healthy planet“, and released online this week, it sets out its vision for how to meet the ambition of the...

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UN panel to study how to limit global warming

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 15, 2016

The UN's panel of climate scientists agreed on Thursday to study how to limit global warming to the toughest target set by world leaders, saying even small rises in temperatures could be harmful...

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‘Rapid warming of Indian Ocean can turn it into an ecological desert’

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 28, 2015

Rapid warming of the Indian Ocean may potentially turn this biologically productive region into an ecological desert, according to a new study.

Authored by Roxy Mathew Koll, scientist at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, and others, the study has been...

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Carbon dioxide levels hit record high: WMO

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 13, 2015

Carbon dioxide concentrations have reached a crucial level.

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), in an annual accounting of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere, reported that average levels...

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