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Climate Change and Pennsylvania
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'No Way' Obama's Climate Change Plan Will Reduce Temperatures, Says Rep. Mike Kelly
Following a speech about extremism at the Environmental Protection Agency, Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., called the Obama administration's climate change proposal a “public relations piece.” | http://dailysign.al/1pyEQ5F
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Gambia - Climate Change National Adaptation Plan (NAP) process
Mr. Pa Ousman JarJu, Director and UNFCCC Focal Point, Department of Water Resoruces (DWR), Gambia in an interview with the UNDP/UNEP National Adaptation Plan Global Support Programme - NAP-GSP - about the climate change National Adaptation Plan - NAP - process in Gambia. More information: http://www.undp-alm.org/projects/naps-ldcs/
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Matt Connolly on Climate Change
Matt Connolly, Congressional Candidate PA 17, on Climate Change. Watch Analysis of Obama's new climate change plan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzpToT2Wre8
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ClimateExistence Day 1: The Science, Politics and Culture of Climate Change by Kevin Anderson
The Science, Politics and Culture of Climate Change - Beyond a Climate of Fear talk by Kevin Anderson followed by a dialogue between Vanessa Andreotti, Jens Holm, Anja Fjellgren Walkeapaa and Kevin Anderson, hosted by Sanna Gunnarsson, intervention by Klimatriksdagen From the ClimateExistence conference 2018, at the Sigtuna Foundation, www.climateexistence.se
Tricks to remember National Action Plan on Climate Change | Any competitive exam
Tricks were given with concentration increasing alpha wave background music.
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Paris Agreement: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
Donald Trump plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris agreement on climate change. That's bad news for anyone who happens to live on this planet. Connect with Last Week Tonight online... Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/user/LastWeekTonight Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook like your mom would: http://Facebook.com/LastWeekTonight Follow us on Twitter for news about jokes and jokes about news: http://Twitter.com/LastWeekTonight Visit our official site for all that other stuff at once: http://www.hbo.com/lastweektonight
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Friendly Guide to Climate Change - and what you can do to help #everytoncounts
This video is a short, sweet, and pragmatic summary of climate change - what the problem is, why, and what you can actually do about it. VOICE TRANSLATIONS: - Dutch: https://youtu.be/UqFKtD_W5EE - French: https://youtu.be/blVH3lyHz7w VIEW THE DRAWING: http://everytoncounts.org/images/Friendly-Guide-to-Climate-Change.jpeg LEARN MORE: http://everytoncounts.org SEE THE TRANSCRIPT: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eW-SfSCFwRQrxx2IPeec33ZHELXuDkFIvG0BdtCH1Ww/pub MUSIC "Henrik's Jam" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RFK1oO2xNLQ HELP TRANSLATE THE SUBTITLES TO YOUR LANGUAGE: http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_video?v=3CM_KkDuzGQ&ref=share CONTACT / FEEDBACK / TRANSLATION OFFERS Email climate AT crisp.se MAIN REFERENCES: Consensus on consensus: a synthesis of consensus estimates on human-caused global warming http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/4/048002 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, 5th assessment report http://ipcc.ch/pdf/assessment-report/ar5/syr/AR5_SYR_FINAL_SPM.pdf http://www.ipcc.ch/pdf/assessment-report/ar5/wg3/ipcc_wg3_ar5_summary-for-policymakers.pdf http://www.ipcc.ch/pdf/assessment-report/ar5/wg2/ar5_wgII_spm_en.pdf International Energy Agency - Key CO2 emissions and trends 2016 http://www.iea.org/publications/freepublications/publication/KeyCO2EmissionsTrends.pdf International Energy Agency - CO2 emissions from fuel combustion 2016 https://www.iea.org/publications/freepublications/publication/CO2EmissionsfromFuelCombustion_Highlights_2016.pdf US Environmental Protection Agency - Climate Change Indicators https://www.epa.gov/climate-indicators/climate-change-indicators-atmospheric-concentrations-greenhouse-gases Crowd-funded solar panels in Africa http://jointrine.com Electricity map: https://www.electricitymap.org/ 1:48 WTF = “Why This Flooding?” What did you think? :) ALL REFERENCES: Here is a full list of all references, in chronological order: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Zh2aqWDguue6Cig-3T1G7wTcLcxbGi2WXZpFMj9M9Tw/edit
Просмотров: 26091 Henrik Kniberg
Can we stop climate change by removing CO2 from the air? | Tim Kruger
Could we cure climate change? Geoengineering researcher Tim Kruger wants to try. He shares one promising possibility: using natural gas to generate electricity in a way that takes carbon dioxide out of the air. Learn more -- both the potential and the risks -- about this controversial field that seeks creative, deliberate and large-scale intervention to stop the already catastrophic consequences of our warming planet. Check out more TED Talks: http://www.ted.com The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and more. Follow TED on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TEDTalks Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/TED
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Annual Members Meeting
2008 Annual Members Meeting in Harrisburg. A review of Pennsylvania's Act 70, which requires PA to create a climate change action plan. Speaker topics included a look at the Climate Change Roadmap for PA, the Northeast Climate Impacts Assessment, Carbon Sequestion, and Conservation.
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Advocates of plan to have Colorado join U.S. Climate Alliance say it will benefit the state
Critics are worried about jobs, but advocates say plan to join the U.S. Climate alliance is good for the state.
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Planning for climate change in the Cook Islands
With the Cook Islands facing cyclones that are projected to be windier and bring more intense rainfall, government agencies are seeking to better understand the risks as well as plan for how communities can best adapt to the changes. More intense cyclones are just one of the likely consequences of climate change with temperatures, sea levels and ocean acidification all projected to significantly increase within 20 years. The Cook Islands worked with the Australian Government's Pacific Adaptation Strategy Assistance Program (PASAP) to: • Review its climate change and disaster risk management activities • Map likely areas at most risk from climate change • Undertake assessments of vulnerability and adaptation options in outer islands • Develop a Joint National Action Plan for Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction • Develop a whole of government climate change policy This video details the country's activities with the Pacific Adaptation Strategy Assistance Program to adapt to climate change. "We felt that climate change was best placed within the Prime Minister's Office because it wasn't an environment issue; it was actually a development issue. So it made sense to bring it under the national framework for development." - Elizabeth Wright-Koteka, Office of the Prime Minister, Cook Islands Government More information can be found at http://climatechange.gov.au/climate-change/grants/international-climate-change-adaptation-initiative/cook-islands-plan-more-intense-cyclones-under-climate-change
Просмотров: 2138 DeptEnvironment
Gro Brundtland | Climate change and our common future
"Climate change and our common future" Gro Brundtland, vice chair of the United Nations Foundation and former prime minister of Norway GCEP Symposium - Oct. 8, 2013
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How does climate change affect biodiversity?
What is climate change and why does it receive so much attention these days? Human activities are heating up Earth, with far-reaching consequences, changing biodiversity levels and distributions at alarming, unprecedented rates. For more biodiversity tutorials, visit http://bit.ly/cas-khan.
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2014 Great Decisions Lecture:  "Food and Climate" by Dr. Michael Fratantuono
Dr. Michael Fratantuono is a professor at Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA. He discussed how a changing climate threatens havoc on already insecure and vulnerable populations. Can the U.S. lead the way to climate reform.
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States Drive National Climate Change Policy
Tom Peterson, Executive Director of the Center for Climate Strategies, talks about the important role states, including Pennsylvania, are playing in driving national policy on climate change.
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Climate Change Explained
A straightforward explanation of Climate Change: the heat from human emissions is roughly equal to exploding 400,000 Hiroshima atomic bombs every day. Historically, every time carbon dioxide levels increase in Earth's atmosphere, the average surface temperature increases, ice melts, and the seas rise. Subscribe to TDC: https://www.youtube.com/TheDailyConversation/ The New York Times article: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/11/28/science/what-is-climate-change.html Music: Dragon and Toast by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100251 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ More info: Follow Paris Climate Summit progress: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/cp/climate/2015-paris-climate-talks/indian-activists-say-climate-solutions-must-consider-indias-need-to-grow Megacities face 20 feet of Sea Rise: http://www.climatecentral.org/news/nations-megacities-face-20-feet-of-sea-level-rise-19217 ITER (thermonuclear experimental reactor): https://www.wikiwand.com/en/ITER Like our page on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/thedailyconversation Join us on Google+ https://plus.google.com/100134925804523235350/posts Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/thedailyconvo
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Pa Ousman Jarju, Minister of Env, Climate Change, Water Resources & Parks & Wildlife-  Gambia
Pa Ousman Jarju explains how The Gambia is affected by climate change, with phenomena like erosion of the coastline taking place at a very fast rate. He also mentions the adaptation initiatives that The Gambia is implementing and focuses on the Least Developed Countries’ expectations for COP 21.
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How to green the world's deserts and reverse climate change | Allan Savory
"Desertification is a fancy word for land that is turning to desert," begins Allan Savory in this quietly powerful talk. And terrifyingly, it's happening to about two-thirds of the world's grasslands, accelerating climate change and causing traditional grazing societies to descend into social chaos. Savory has devoted his life to stopping it. He now believes -- and his work so far shows -- that a surprising factor can protect grasslands and even reclaim degraded land that was once desert. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDtalksDirector
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NASA Warns Of Mass Extinction If We Don't Fix Climate Change
NASA is sounding the alarms about climate change. Again. Will anyone in power listen this time? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. http://tytnetwork.com/join "The planet is warming at a pace not experienced within the past 1,000 years, at least, making it “very unlikely” that the world will stay within a crucial temperature limit agreed by nations just last year, according to Nasa’s top climate scientist. This year has already seen scorching heat around the world, with the average global temperature peaking at 1.38C above levels experienced in the 19th century, perilously close to the 1.5C limit agreed in the landmark Paris climate accord. July was the warmest month since modern record keeping began in 1880, with each month since October 2015 setting a new high mark for heat. “In the last 30 years we’ve really moved into exceptional territory,” Gavin Schmidt, director of Nasa’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies, said. “It’s unprecedented in 1,000 years. There’s no period that has the trend seen in the 20th century in terms of the inclination (of temperatures).””* Read more here: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/30/nasa-climate-change-warning-earth-temperature-warming?CMP=share_btn_fb Hosts: Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian Cast: Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian *** The Largest Online News Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm ET. http://www.tytnetwork.com/live Young Turk (n), 1. Young progressive or insurgent member of an institution, movement, or political party. 2. Young person who rebels against authority or societal expectations. (American Heritage Dictionary) Download audio and video of the full two hour show on-demand + the members-only post game show by becoming a member at http://www.tytnetwork.com/join/. Your membership supports the day to day operations and is vital for our continued success and growth. Get The Young Turks Mobile App Today! Download the iOS version here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-young-turks/id412793195?ls=1&mt=8 Download the Android version here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tyt
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September 21 - Global Day of Climate Action
The world will be watching on September 21, as world leaders from governments, civil society, business and industry converge in New York City for the United Nations Emergency Climate Change Summit. As they gather, so too will millions of people in cities all over the world in an international call for stronger climate action. This global day of action starts with you, right here in Australia. Watch this video now to find out how you can help make history. Get involved: http://www.getup.org.au/global-climate-mobilisation [VARIOUS SPEAKERS] When I talk about power, the fact that having as many people involved as citizens, being able to act as citizens, able to act power. The world as a whole is now trying to figure out how to deal with a very serious threat to the future of human civilization. I have been urging world leaders to agree on the legal binding treaty by 2015. What we need in this fight are citizens who will stand up and speak up and compel us to do what this moment demands. Climate action now! Climate action now! SAM MCLEAN On the 21st of September, world leaders will gather in New York for the global United Nations emergency climate change summit. As these leaders gather, so will millions of people across the world in a massive global day of marches calling for action on climate change before it’s too late. It’s more than likely that Tony Abbott won’t show up at the UN’s emergency climate change summit, so we need to show up instead. If we’re successful, instead of reporting that the Australian leader didn’t show up, global media will report that Australian’s did in their thousands. On September 21st we can show with actions, not words, that Australian’s want a clean energy future, that we want climate action to be on the agenda at the G20 that we’ll be hosting in November. So here’s the plan. On September 21st tens of thousands of Australian's will gather across the country in localized grassroots events and the main events, the people’s march, in Melbourne. We’ll join millions of people across the planet in a global, synchronized day of people power. But that’s just the beginning. We’ll also launch an ongoing campaign that puts real climate action back into our homes, our communities, and our parliament. KELSEY COOKE It all starts right here in Victoria. First with a huge march, but then with what could be a political game changer. We’ve already hired field organisers to help GetUp members make a huge difference in the upcoming state election. They’ll be knocking on thousands of doors in marginal seats taking this critical conversation directly to the homes of the voters who matter, and we won’t stop there. We’ll continue these key conversations all around the country, before the New South Wales and Queensland elections and right up until the next Federal election. SAM MCLEAN Then GetUp members will put our money where our mouths are, working together to switch our homes and our businesses from energy companies who invest in dirty coal and switch to cleaner, cheaper, better energy. With your help, we can kickstart all of this on September 21st. We can show power, build power and reclaim power in the fight for climate action. KELSEY COOKE This is an ambitious plan, but it has the ability to actually shift the conversation, ignite action and get our country back on track. That’s why I’m asking you to chip in to make this happen. Your donation will not only help fund marches, rallies and actions around the country, it will also fund our ongoing, on the ground efforts. We’ll not only need a stage, P.A. system, insurance, promotional materials, first aid and entertainment for the main event in Melbourne, we’ll also need t-shirts for volunteers, clipboards, organisers paid to train our best volunteers, venues for key trainings and meetings, and people working the phones at key moments before and after the state election. Your donation will go towards all these critical hard costs and more. SAM MCLEAN Can you chip in $40 right now to make this plan happen? [VARIOUS SPEAKERS] This is about our community. This is about our children. We cannot leave a matter as important as climate change to the politicians. We must stand up and be counted. We need bodies, we need creativity, we need spirit. Mandela said, “It always seems impossible, until it’s done. Get it done”. GetUp Australia - Over 670,000 people campaigning for a progressive Australia . Join the movement at: Website http://www.getup.org.au Facebook https://www.facebook.com/GetUpAustralia Twitter http://twitter.com/GetUp
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James Hansen: Why I must speak out about climate change
http://www.ted.com Top climate scientist James Hansen tells the story of his involvement in the science of and debate over global climate change. In doing so he outlines the overwhelming evidence that change is happening and why that makes him deeply worried about the future. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured speakers have included Al Gore on climate change, Philippe Starck on design, Jill Bolte Taylor on observing her own stroke, Nicholas Negroponte on One Laptop per Child, Jane Goodall on chimpanzees, Bill Gates on malaria and mosquitoes, Pattie Maes on the "Sixth Sense" wearable tech, and "Lost" producer JJ Abrams on the allure of mystery. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, development and the arts. Closed captions and translated subtitles in a variety of languages are now available on TED.com, at http://www.ted.com/translate If you have questions or comments about this or other TED videos, please go to http://support.ted.com
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Sen. Ted Erickson on Climate Change Roadmap for PA
Sen. Ted Erickson talks about the opportunities for Pennsylvania in the Climate Change Roadmap from the Pennsylvania Environmental Council
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Wild Trout Summit: Climate Change and Impacts on Wild Trout
Shawn Rummel, Trout Unlimited, presents Climate Change and Impacts on Wild Trout at the 2017 Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Wild Trout Summit.
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Climate Change Is Simple - David Roberts Remix - NORSK TEKST
This is a re-publishing of the TED talk: Climate Change Is Simple - David Roberts Remix, only this one is with NORWEGIAN subtitles. Hoping this can fulfill the needs of many Scandinavian viewers. Subtitles were made by me, Hans Joergen Rasmussen. Comments to the original version can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pznsPkJy2x8 Dette er en versjon av "Climate Change Is Simple - David Roberts Remix", forsynet med norske undertekster ved undertegnede, Hans Joergen Rasmussen. Forhåpentlig kan dette være en god hjelp for mange skandinaviske seere. Kommentarer til originalen finner dere her: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pznsPkJy2x8
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Energy and economics: What Ontario could learn from Pennsylvania
A new Chamber of Commerce study says one in 20 businesses plan to leave Ontario or just shut down, because power prices are too high. Ezra Levant of TheRebel.media says this is no surprise. Energy prices have already driven out big names like Kellog's and Heinz. Why? Because raising energy prices for the next 20 years is the official policy of Kathleen Wynne's Liberal provincial government, with its expensive "green" energy subsidies and schemes. Fracking has brought failed manufacturing giant Pennsylvania back from the brink, with 200,000 new jobs in that sector alone. They now produce more natural gas than Texas! And without spending a dime of public money. Why isn't Ontario following that model instead? JOIN TheRebel.media for more fearless news and commentary you won’t find anywhere else. http://www.TheRebel.media/ VISIT our NEW group blog The Megaphone! It’s your one-stop shop for rebellious commentary from independent and fearless readers and writers. http://www.TheRebel.Media/TheMegaphone READ Ezra Levant's bestselling books debunking environmentalist propaganda against the energy industry: Groundswell: The Case for Fracking https://tinyurl.com/LevantGroundswell Ethical Oil: The Case for Canada's Oil Sands https://tinyurl.com/LevantEthicalOil
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Rabb Fighting for Clean Energy
In his ongoing fight against climate change, Pa. state Rep. Chris Rabb led a news conference on his legislation that would transition the Commonwealth to 100% renewable energy by 2050. More at http://www.pahouse.com/Rabb
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Dr Fred Goldberg Squashes Climate Alarmism
Fake Man-Made Climate Change Alarmism has been gripping the planet, and followers of this insidious cult of CO2 have been frightening millions of people for decades. Now Dr Fred Goldman exposes the so-called "Science" of Dangerous Man-Made Climate Change for the complete nonsense that it is.
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Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick floor speech on climate change
On Nov. 1, 2017, 10 members of the Climate Solutions Caucus gave speeches on the House floor, highlighting the issue of climate change and the need for bipartisan action in Congress. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) was the second to speak.
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INSPIRE MIDDLE EAST | UAE's Minister of the Environment talks climate change
In an exclusive interview to Inspire Middle East, His Excellency Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi describes the UAE's approach to climate change Euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 12 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews
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Barack Obama Speech Confronting the Growing Threat of Climate Change
Barack Obama Speech Confronting the Growing Threat of Climate Change. In this week's address, President Obama tells the American people about a plan he unveiled a few days ago to confront the growing threat of climate change. His plan will cut carbon pollution, protect our country from the impacts of climate change, and lead the world in a coordinated assault on a changing climate. June 29, 2013
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Greenland: The Land Of Ice Embracing Climate Change | Foreign Correspondent
Big nations might be struggling to avoid a two-degree temperature rise. The Arctic island of Greenland is welcoming it. Read more here: http://ab.co/2BB2Fqx Watch Foreign Correspondent on iview: http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/foreign-correspondent SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/ABCNEWSAUS About Foreign Correspondent: Foreign Correspondent is the prime-time international public affairs program on Australia's national broadcaster, ABC-TV. We produce half-hour duration in-depth reports for broadcast across the ABC's television channels and digital platforms. Since 1992, our teams have journeyed to more than 170 countries to report on war, natural calamity and social and political upheaval – through the eyes of the people at the heart of it all. Connect with Foreign Correspondent: Like Foreign on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ABCForeignCorrespondent Follow Foreign on Twitter: https://twitter.com/foreignofficial Contributions may be removed if they violate ABC’s Online Terms of Use http://www.abc.net.au/conditions.htm (Section 3). This is an official Australian Broadcasting Corporation YouTube channel
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CLIMATE CHANGE TERMINATED 2 :Part 2 Soil Carbon Sequestration
Part 2. How grazing animals, plants, earthworms, soil microbes, interconnect to produce our food and sequest carbon dioxide from the air. CLIMATE CHANGE TERMINATED, are video clips illustrating the simple reality that ending global warming and climate change is cheap, easy and utterly practical. Therefore, logically, fossil fuel propaganda is predicated to instilling doubt, confusion and scepticism.
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We need nuclear power to solve climate change | Joe Lassiter
Joe Lassiter is a deep thinker and straight talker focused on developing clean, secure and carbon-neutral supplies of reliable, low-cost energy. His analysis of the world's energy realities puts a powerful lens on the stubbornly touchy issue of nuclear power, including new designs for plants that can compete economically with fossil fuels. We have the potential to make nuclear safer and cheaper than it's been in the past, Lassiter says. Now we have to make the choice to pursue it. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDtalksDirector
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Forest's natural defense against climate change
ENVIRONMENT: In this edition we'll visit a forest near Paris, we'll talk about the importance of the trees and we'll take a look at the natural defense against climate change.
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A day after over 100,000 people marched against climate change, more than 1,000 activists blocked pa
FOR CLEAN VERSION SEE STORY NUMBER: 2024079 A day after over 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, more than 1,000 activists blocked parts of Broadway in Manhattan's financial district in a sit-in to protest what they see as corporate and economic institutions' role in the climate crisis. Monday's demonstration was planned as a more confrontational sequel to Sunday's march, with many participants Monday deliberately risking arrest by obstructing traffic in the heart of the nation's financial capital. Over 100 people, including a person wearing a white polar bear suit, were arrested Monday night after they refused to leave the intersection of Broad and Wall streets, police said. Most of the arrests were for disorderly conduct. Earlier, the protest took a tense turn as the demonstrators tried to push past police barricades at Wall Street, sparking a brief clash with officers. In an attempt to quell the chaos, police dispersed pepper spray among the crowd, obstructing the sight of some, including Associated Press freelance photographer John Minchillo. The organizers of #FloodWallStreet said the sit-in aimed to disrupt business in the financial district by targeting "corporate polluters and those profiting from the fossil fuel industry."The protest took a tense turn when demonstrators, after several hours of sitting and chanting near the bull statue, decided to march up Broadway and onto Wall Street itself. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/f49953b857a2da5b79e57a537261634a Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
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Historic Legislative Proposals Power New Clean-Energy Economy
SACRAMENTO – Several members from the California State Senate introduced a package of legislative proposals that will strengthen California’s leadership in powering a new clean-energy economy. The proposals include historic benchmarks for pollution reduction, energy efficiency, and petroleum use that will spur innovation and investment and maintain California’s lead in creating jobs in the advanced energy sector. This will be the first series of bills introduced by Senate Democrats to combat climate change and preserve the environment. Details of the proposals along with bill language, charts, articles, and statements from a broad coalition of supporters are online here: http://focus.senate.ca.gov/climate.
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Obama unveils Clean Power Plan in line with worrisome climate data 

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And for today′s top international headlines,... we now turn to Lee Sun-ho at the News Center. Today′s focus: President Obama reveals his Clean Power Plan,... firefighters battle blazes in Northern California,... and U.S. airline companies ban shipments of animal trophies. Sun-ho, let′s start off in Washington.... What were the reactions to Obama′s big speech? Well, after President Obama announced his plans to tackle climate change,... environmental groups rejoiced, saying this was the first time the U.S. has placed any restrictions on carbon pollution from power plants. But of course... not everyone was happy, as coal lobbyists have threatened to sue the administration, while Republicans said they will do all they can to halt the measures. Our Sohn Jung-in has the details. Glaciers worldwide are melting at a faster rate than ever before. According to a new study by the World Glacier Monitoring Service, glaciers are currently losing between 50 to 100 centimeters of thickness every year. That means they are melting two to three times quicker than the corresponding average recorded during the 20th century. The study,... published on Monday,... is based on data collected from more than 30 countries over the past 120 years. Coincidentally, on the same day the worrying statistics were released, U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled his Clean Power Plan, one of the key pillars of his administration′s plans to tackle man-made climate change. Under the plan, the United States will reduce carbon pollution from power plants by 32 percent from 2005 levels by 2030. Speaking at the White House on Monday, a few months before international climate talks in Paris,... Obama said the world may not be able to reverse global warming if aggressive action to stop it is not taken. Reuters Edit No:1246 - soundbite ″... I′m convinced that no challenge poses a great threat to our future and future generations than a changing climate, and that′s what brings us here today.″ Obama rejected criticism that the plan would cost jobs and squeeze the poor by increasing energy bills. However, his plan is already facing stiff opposition from the Republicans. They′ve announced that they will sue the government immediately, and will ask the courts to put the plan on hold while their legal challenges play out. Sohn Jung-in, Arirang News.
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Alex Jones on Climategate: Hoax of all time a global Ponzi scheme
Police in the UK have begun an investigation into the theft and publication on Russian internet servers of private emails, which are thought to prove that global warming theory was fabricated. Alex Jones, the renowned filmmaker and radio host, dubs this scandal as one of the biggest hoaxes and financial frauds in the history of mankind. He says that it appears to be a global 'Ponzi scheme' which allowed bankers to profit from bogus carbon taxes for years.
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Carl Pope: The Clean Power Plan Isn't "A Silver Bullet"
Carl Pope, Former Executive Director, Sierra Club. Watch the full Intelligence Squared U.S. debate "Climate Change: The EPA Has Gone Overboard" → http://smarturl.it/ClimateChangeDebate
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Climate Action Studio COP23: Ceris Jones, National Farmers Union´s climate change adviser
GHG Action Plan for agriculture - collaborative partnership of non-Party stakeholders supported by Government, improve productivity while reducing carbon emissions. Key to success includes: a long term strategy of the Government; celebrate achievements; and optimism.
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Climate change discussion with Sen. Bob Casey
Worried about defending climate progress at the EPA? Want to know how we make PA a 21st Century Clean Energy Superpower? We had an event at the Academy of Natural Science in Philadelphia to discuss just that. We were joined by Senator Bob, Casey, DEP Secretary McDonnell and Dr. Jerry Fagliano.
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Environmental Commissioner of Ontario 2009 GHG GHG Projections.flv
On December 8, 2009, Gord Miller, Environmental Commissioner of Ontario published a report regarding the Government of Ontario's Climate Change Action Plan. The report is called Finding a Vision for Change: Annual Greenhouse Gas Progress Report 2008/2009. This section analyzes GHg projections in 2014, 2020 and 2050.
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Family Plan for the Amazon Rain Forest
Brazil's Amazon Juma reserve is home to a pioneering scheme. It could play a key role in reducing deforestation emissions and become an example for other nations at the upcoming Copenhagen climate change summit. Families in this tiny settlement are paid about $30 dollars a month to act as guardians of the forest, the only project of its kind in Brazil. The monthly stipend is funded by contributions from the Marriott Hotels chain, Coca Cola and Brazilian bank Bradesco. Amazonas state Governor Eduardo Braga has more than doubled the protected forest in the state since 2003 to an area the size of Kuwait. [Eduardo Braga, Amazonas state Governor]: "What the world needs to understand is that we have done our house cleaning, valued the forest as much as we can, tested good practice and now we need a response or the people will end up pressuring the forest for survival. The program could be expanded to 60,000 families by 2014 or about half the population living in the state's vast forest. In Amazonas, however, not everyone sees Juma as a model to follow. Brazilian critics say it risks making high levels of Amazon deforestation acceptable. Brazil's government this month trumpeted the lowest deforestation rate in two decades, but the 7,000 square km (2,700 sq miles) cut down in the year to August was still equivalent to six New York cities. Despite falling deforestation rates, scientists say the forest is still headed for a "tipping point" as early as mid-century. At that point its possible that climate change could turn large parts of it into savannah.
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Perry Opening Statement at Hearing on DHS's Role in Climate Change
Rep. Scott Perry, R-Pa., chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency, delivers an opening statement at a hearing entitled: "DHS's Misplaced Focus on Climate Change." 07-08-2015
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McCarter Urges PA To Join U.S. Climate Alliance
Pa. state Rep. Steve McCarter, chairman of the Legislative Climate Caucus, joined advocates to rally support for the adoption of House Resolution 421, which urges Pennsylvania to join the Climate Alliance. Members of the U.S. Climate Alliance are committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 26-28 percent from 2005 levels and meeting or exceeding the goals of the federal Clean Power Plan. The alliance was formed in response to President Trump’s recent decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Agreement. More at http://www.pahouse.com
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Conserve Water, Act on Climate
NOTE: This video only has music. There are no captions. This Earth Day, EPA is focusing on action on climate change. Many families, communities, businesses, and states are already taking action to reduce carbon pollution and protect themselves and their property from the risks caused by climate change. One of the most powerful things you can do is educate yourself about climate change and talk to your friends and neighbors about the challenge we face. Visit epa.gov/earthday during the month of April to learn easy ways to cut carbon pollution in your daily life. For more information about climate change and what you can do, go to: http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/ For more about EPA: http://www.epa.gov/ We accept comments according to our comment policy: http://blog.epa.gov/blog/comment-policy/
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Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates
http://www.ted.com At TED2010, Bill Gates unveils his vision for the world's energy future, describing the need for "miracles" to avoid planetary catastrophe and explaining why he's backing a dramatically different type of nuclear reactor. The necessary goal? Zero carbon emissions globally by 2050. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, development and the arts. Closed captions and translated subtitles in a variety of languages are now available on TED.com, at http://www.ted.com/translate. Watch a highlight reel of the Top 10 TEDTalks at http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/top10 Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/tednews Checkout our Facebook page for TED exclusives https://www.facebook.com/TED
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