McKibben to Obama: We can’t negotiate over the physics of climate change via @grist

McKibben to Obama: We can’t negotiate over the physics of climate change via @grist

grist.org 31 Aug '15, 10pm

This story was originally published by Medium and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. President Obama is visiting Alaska this week  —  a territory changing as rapidly as any on Earth thanks to global warming. He’s talking constantly about the danger that climate change poses to the planet (a welcome development given that he managed to go through virtually the entire 2012 election without even mentioning it). And everything he’s saying is right: we are a nation, and a planet, beset by fire, flood, drought. It’s the hottest year in Earth’s recorded history. July was the hottest month ever measured on planet Earth. ...

AEP Invests $5M in Greensmith to Grow Grid-Scale Energy Storage

greentechmedia.com 31 Aug '15, 11pm
AEP Invests $5M in Greensmith to Grow Grid-Scale Energy Storage

Privately held Greensmith, a provider of software for grid-scale energy storage, just closed an "oversubscribed" $12.3 million round of fundi...

Dutch designers turn food waste into (fruit) leather

treehugger.com 31 Aug '15, 9pm
Dutch designers turn food waste into (fruit) leather

This fruit leather isn't meant to be packed in lunch bags. It's meant to be the lunch bag. Food waste is a very serious issue, and while some...

Obama’s Arctic trip could reveal some cold, hard truths about the oil industry’s impact.

onearth.org 31 Aug '15, 9pm
Obama’s Arctic trip could reveal some cold, hard truths about the oil industry’s impact.

Photo: just_a_cheeseburger/Flickr Sea ice melting in the Kotzebue Sound, part of the Chukchi Sea A few months before his death in 2011, Yup'i...

rahmstorf: My view of Bjorn Lomborg's claims about sea-level rise.

realclimate.org 31 Aug '15, 10am

Let us thus start by looking at Lomborg’s track record in the scientific literature. This is where original research results, i.e. new findin...

Energy

.@ConergySolar wins 60MW in Brazil solar auction:

.@ConergySolar wins 60MW in Brazil solar auction:

rechargenews.com 31 Aug '15, 6pm

Canadian Solar sells 200MW Tranquillity to Southern Co. Enel Green Power big winner in Brazil solar auction Solar Power Deals & Company News ...

Sky Solar revenue soars as projects start generating cash: Global project developer Sky Solar has...

pv-tech.org 01 Sep '15, 8am

The company's EPC work in Japan was the main driver of non-generation related revenue. Source: Sky Solar. Financials SKYS NASDAQ 6.19 (%) 4:3...

Recurrent sells majority stake in 200 MW Tranquillity #Solar to Southern Power

solarindustrymag.com 31 Aug '15, 4pm

Canadian Solar Inc.'s wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy has sold a controlling interest in its 200 MW Tranquillity Solar project in Ca...

Transportation

2016 Toyota Prius: Full View Photos Finally Leaked

greencarreports.com 31 Aug '15, 12pm
2016 Toyota Prius: Full View Photos Finally Leaked

By John Voelcker 527 views Aug 31, 2015 Follow John Add to circle 2016 Toyota Prius leaked - Image via Prius Club Malaysia Enlarge Photo With...

Fashion

Hailee Steinfeld Carries Jill Milan Vegan Clutch to MTV Video Music Awards

ecorazzi.com 31 Aug '15, 5pm
Hailee Steinfeld Carries Jill Milan Vegan Clutch to MTV Video Music Awards

Fraser, who is a longtime vegan and supporter of animal welfare, founded Jill Milan because she was unable to find high-quality, luxury handb...

Daily programme of @UN #climate negotiations in Bonn: #ADP2 #COP21

unfccc.int 01 Sep '15, 7am

The Daily Programme is the official UNFCCC guide to each day's official meetings, events and ...

The Cat Ba Langur: a primate walks the razor’s edge of extinction

news.mongabay.com 31 Aug '15, 6pm

INTERPOL rejects Malaysia’s request to place journalist on Red Notice list The Cat Ba Langur:...

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