SALT Alberta

About SALT Alberta

About SALT Alberta

SALT is a group of Edmonton seniors concerned with, & advocating on, social justice issues. SALT Membership is open to all interested seniors. SALT is not politically aligned & is ...
CLIMATE CHANGE JULY 31, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE JULY 31, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: We see direct air capture as a tool that allows the elimination of any emissions, anywhere on the planet, at ...
CLIMATE CHANGE JULY 24, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE JULY 24, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: We're seeing extreme fire behaviour on every fire, so I don't know if it's extreme anymore. Diondray Wiley, training chief ...
CLIMATE CHANGE July 17, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE July 17, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: A "wet bulb" temperature of 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit) -- which factors both heat and relative humidity -- ...
CLIMATE CHANGE JULY 10, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE JULY 10, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: We simply have to be even more aggressive in our thoughts. We recently announced that there will only be zero-emission ...
CLIMATE CHANGE July 3, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE July 3, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: .."sudden and unexpected deaths” had been reported over the past week – triple the number during a similar period in ...
CLIMATE CHANGE June 26 , 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE June 26 , 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: ...we can say with pretty good certainty is that with the changing climate, we expect more frequency and severity of ...
CLIMATE CHANGE JUNE 19, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE JUNE 19, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: The May 2021 global surface temperature was 0.81°C (1.46°F) above the 20th century average of 14.8°C (58.6°F). This value tied ...