CLIMATE CHANGE ROUND UP FOR THE WEEK ENDING MAY 23, 2020

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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
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NEWS AND VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB ON CLIMATE CHANGE

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Your kids are why climate change is still important during COVID-19, Port Coquitlam CEO says

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.

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