Top Climate Change Articles of the Week

Here we go again, our favourite picks from the week. We like to include a mixed bag so read on to find out about apps, solar power and weasels.

 


Meat and fish multinationals ‘jeopardising Paris climate goals’

 

Three out of four of the largest meat and fish companies have failed to properly report their climate emissions!

These industries have had a huge impact on climate change over the years, yet have remained out of the spotlight for some time.

Find out more about it by following this link, very interesting read.


 

Earth Now

Want easy to access climate change updates? Assuming your answer was YES, why not try NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration‘s ‘Earth Now’ app? FYI it gives real-time satellite data. Cooler than cool? I think so…


 

‘Global funds back desert solar to bring power to 250 million Africans.’

Only 42% of people have access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa. Global funds aim to build 10,000 MW of solar projects across the dry, sunny region transforming African deserts into a source for renewable energy. Read all about it here!


Climate change has left some weasels with mismatched camouflage

 

With there being less snow on the ground, weasels that turn white around winter aren’t as camouflaged making them easy picking for predators.


Climate change is making the Arab world more miserable

 

A Kurdish environmentalist returned to Iran after a decade and couldn’t believe the effects climate change had had on the country. Dry riverbeds and abandoned crops due to drought have completely changed the landscape he once knew. Read more about the changes in this article.

 

As always, thank you for reading. Please message if you have any articles that you think should make the next list.