Climate Change

Phoresta / Climate Change

We already spoke about and proved many times that it is urgent to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG). ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- In this respect, several systems have been devised such as, for example, technological development, energy efficiency and the increase in the use of renewable energies. But there is another measure that could help and that is...

There are more and more initiatives focusing on climate and environment. Among the most recent, one of the most significant was the meeting - mediated by LifeGate - between the girls and boys of Fridays for Future Milan and several representatives of the business community and the culture and information sectors. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The meeting took place at...

The Conference of the Partners to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24 of the UNFCCC) took place from 3 to 14 December 2018 in Katowice, Poland. The conference had many objectives, only partially achieved. Above all, it was about the urgency of implementing the Paris Agreement, which unfortunately saw the withdrawal of the...

In our News Letter we often talked about James Hansen, an important American astrophysicist and climatologist. He is well known and appreciated for his research on climatology and climate change. He regularly publishes research contributions on these issues. Recently we read his post "Global Warming and East Coast Hurricanes ". For further information you may...

We have read a long, intersting article published in Nature, titled  ‘Chemists can help to solve the air-pollution health crisis’, written by  Jos Lelieveld and Ulrich Pöschl. They say that learning more about how pollutants enter and damage the body would reduce disease and deaths. Above the column there's a tragic photo of a child...