Richard Heinberg

Heinberg says: tech absolutely cannot fix the climate

Richard Heinberg explains why hi-tech fixes can't solve the climate crisis, and only a dramatic change in our way of life can.
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The latest IPCC leaks and what they really mean

Juan Bordera Romá reports about how recent IPCC leaks were passed on to him, and what they actually mean.
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Study: Costs of damage of climate change substantially underestimated

The economic damage of climate change could be six times higher by the end of this century than previously estimated.
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Electric cars emit more CO2 than traditional cars at production

Electric and hybrid cars create more carbon emissions during their production than standard vehicles. That reduces their short term climate advantage.
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IPCC hides the real inconvenient truth: we won’t make it

IPCC reports still underestimate risk for extreme climate events because of downplaying language and choice of calculation methods.
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Political smalltalk in a killer climate

Ursula von der Leyen has discovered that doing nothing about climate change is getting too expensive. Political smalltalk in a killer climate
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Climate change is speeding up and getting worse, science shows

The climate is changing in every region and across the whole climate system. That is the inevitable conclusion of the latest IPCC report.
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Investors Shunning LNG Terminal Projects Over Climate

A proposed boom in new LNG import and export terminals is increasingly going bust, according to a new survey and report by Global Energy Monitor. Coming on the heels of the IEA’s recent call for a halt to new gas, oil, and coal investments,…