Why not?

The Next Generation Asks World Leaders at UN: Why Not Act on Climate Change? Source: The Climate Reality Project Date: September 2014

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Watch 62 years of global warming in 13 seconds

13-second video that depicts how temperatures around the globe have warmed since 1950. The data come from NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York (GISS), which monitors global surface temperatures. Source: NASA Date: January 2013

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What’s possible: The U.N. Climate Summit Film

Presented to world leaders at the United Nations Climate Summit in New York, this short inspirational film shows that climate change is solvable. We have the technology to harness nature sustainably for a clean, prosperous energy future, but only if

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A Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash

“A Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash” is an award-winning documentary film about peak oil, produced and directed by Basil Gelpke and Ray McCormack. Source: Lava Productions AG Date: June 2012

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Why aren’t we only using solar power?

Solar power is cheaper and more sustainable than our current coal-fueled power plants, so why haven’t we made the switch? The real culprits here are the clouds, which make solar power difficult to control. Alexandros George Charalambides explains how solar

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Reinvent Fire: change energy use forever

Reinventing Fire: Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era offers market-based, actionable solutions integrating transportation, buildings, industry, and electricity. Built on Rocky Mountain Institute’s 30 years of research and collaboration in all four sectors, Reinventing Fire maps pathways for

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Earth day 2014: green cities

The official theme of Earth Day 2014 is Green Cities. The Green Cities campaign is focused on helping cities around the world become more sustainable and reduce their carbon footprint. Source: Earth Day Network Date: April 2014  

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Air pollution taking heavy toll

Outdoor air pollution – much of it from road transport, industry and energy – is costing advanced economies plus China and India an estimated USD 3.5 trillion a year in terms of the value of lost lives and ill health,

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A guide to the energy of the earth

Energy is neither created nor destroyed — and yet the global demand for it continues to increase. But where does energy come from, and where does it go? Joshua M. Sneideman examines the many ways in which energy cycles through

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