Climate & Energy Archive

  • INCHEON, South Korea — A landmark report from the United Nations’ scientific panel on climate change paints a far more dire picture of the immediate consequences of climate change than previously thought and says that […]

    NEWS: Major Climate Report Describes a Strong Risk of Crisis as Early as 2040

    INCHEON, South Korea — A landmark report from the United Nations’ scientific panel on climate change paints a far more dire picture of the immediate consequences of climate change than previously thought and says that […]
  • On a global scale, 2018 is shaping up to be the fourth-hottest year on record.  The only years hotter were the past three.  In fact, 17 of the past 18 years have been the warmest […]

    Climate Change Has Entered a New Phase: We Are Living It

    On a global scale, 2018 is shaping up to be the fourth-hottest year on record.  The only years hotter were the past three.  In fact, 17 of the past 18 years have been the warmest […]
  • John Atkins, Director of Market Research for ISSA, announced in June 2017, that 20 ISSA members involved in the Association’s DEAL program had “collectively achieved $400,000 in savings.” This was the equivalent of $20,000 per […]

    Steps to Sustainability and Savings

    John Atkins, Director of Market Research for ISSA, announced in June 2017, that 20 ISSA members involved in the Association’s DEAL program had “collectively achieved $400,000 in savings.” This was the equivalent of $20,000 per […]
  • Louisiana’s “working coast” is dotted with communities like Lafitte that may not outlast the people who currently live there: Cocodrie, Delacroix, Dulac, Grand Isle, Isle de Jean Charles, Kraemer, Leeville, Paradis, Pointe-aux-Chenes, Venice. A fourth of […]

    Will New Orleans Be the First US Casualty of Climate Change?

    Louisiana’s “working coast” is dotted with communities like Lafitte that may not outlast the people who currently live there: Cocodrie, Delacroix, Dulac, Grand Isle, Isle de Jean Charles, Kraemer, Leeville, Paradis, Pointe-aux-Chenes, Venice. A fourth of […]
  • While I am aware it is a controversial subject, we do know that the consensus of the overwhelming number of scientists around the world is that climate change is real and is changing most likely […]

    Introducing the Key to 21st Century Business Success: De-Risk

    While I am aware it is a controversial subject, we do know that the consensus of the overwhelming number of scientists around the world is that climate change is real and is changing most likely […]
  • The Chinese government is forcing factories there to take a bitter pill — one that is difficult to swallow in the short term but over time, will give its industries a better chance to compete […]

    From Environmental Leader: China Smog Disrupting Airline Flights

    The Chinese government is forcing factories there to take a bitter pill — one that is difficult to swallow in the short term but over time, will give its industries a better chance to compete […]
  • When It Comes to the Air We Breathe, the Numbers Speak for Themselves Since 1970, the number of pollutants released into the air by cars, trucks, busses, trains, and boats, has dropped dramatically. According to […]

    Our Air Is Cleaner and Heathier: The Numbers Speak for Themselves

    When It Comes to the Air We Breathe, the Numbers Speak for Themselves Since 1970, the number of pollutants released into the air by cars, trucks, busses, trains, and boats, has dropped dramatically. According to […]