Think about it this way, we’ve been putting a brick on a pile every month since the beginning of the industrial revolution. Last month we put a 20 per cent smaller-sized brick on that pile that has thousands of bricks already on it. That one slightly smaller brick is not going to make a big difference.renowned Canadian climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe
Beautiful breaking news: after long years of incredibly hard work by students + faculty, the Cornell trustees just voted to divest from fossil fuel. Along w/Brown, they take divestment deep into the Ivies–a huge signal to Wall St.
Such thanks to all who fight @howarth_cornell
— Bill McKibben (@billmckibben) May 22, 2020
NEWS AND VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB ON CLIMATE CHANGE
Lynn Mueller, whose company produces wastewater heat recovery systems, hopes to provide a model for clean energy after winning U.S. challenge
“Who would have dreamt COVID-19 would take over the world but the next disaster in the making is climate change and for my kids and yours — we need to give them a solution,Lynn Mueller, SHARC International Systems Inc. (wastewater heat recovery systems.)
This week SHARC was chosen for a demonstration project that will provide data for American utility companies on the efficiency, usefulness and scaleability of its Piranha HC unit. If successful, SHARC could be a model for U.S. companies looking to electrify homes, power grids and other infrastructure.