Posts tagged with ‘IPCC’

Posts tagged with ‘IPCC’

  • LASER TALK: The Latest IPCC Report

    January 2, 2019

    High prices on GHG emissions will be necessary to cost-effectively meet a 1.5°C goal. If emissions are cut too slowly, meeting a 1.5°C target will require removal of CO2 from the atmosphere via large-scale biomass pathways.
    To stay below 1.5°C while avoiding dependence on CO2 removal, fossil GHG emissions must be…

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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Clarion Calls for Carbon Pricing from the IPCC and Nobel Committee

    October 8, 2018

     The blockbuster IPCC report notes “A price on carbon is central to prompt mitigation”. A second clarion call also rung out: the Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to William Norhaus, the father of climate economics. His research shows that the most efficient remedy for problems caused by greenhouse gas…

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  • BLOG: Taking Stock of Climate Progress Creates Real Hope

    December 12, 2017

    As we move into the festive season, it is often a time to reflect on the year that was. In September 2015, in my mind’s eye, there was a pinprick of hopeful light at the end of the tunnel with regards to climate change. Now that light…

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  • BLOG: Sharing the Sky Will Unleash Millions of Splendid Suns

    November 22, 2017

    This fall, our National Director in Canada was an observer at the IPCC and COP23. Here are her reflections on gender equity: By bringing women around the world fully into the global climate dialogues, we are about to unleash millions of splendid suns. This fuels me with great…

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  • BLOG: All Levels of Governments Must Support the IPCC

    September 13, 2017

    Governments and civil society, including Citizens’ Climate Lobby, depend on the work of the IPCC. The IPCC reports are invaluable documents to help all governments make smart, evidence-based decisions for our future. The price tag of $6 million dollars is priceless is comparison to the real world scenarios of…

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  • CCL Canada Education: Carbon Capture and Sequestration with Yannick Trottier

    August 31, 2017

    CCL does not oppose or support any specific technologies: we are technology agnostic. We want carbon pollution to reflect its true cost on society. The science is clear, we will need to deploy CCS in order to avoid the 2C limit. When combined with biofuels, CCS can permanently reduce…

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