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Climate Change Causing Floating Rivers in the Sky

Climate Change Causing Floating Rivers in the Sky

TSUKUBA, JAPAN — Scientists say that if the world keeps warming up, the rivers of water vapor that sometimes flow in Earth’s atmosphere will become more frequent and cause more extreme flooding. Here are the details: Researchers from the University of Tsukuba in Japan were surprised by the unusual extreme …

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Climate summit opens with dire warnings about planet’s future – BBC News

Climate summit opens with dire warnings about planet’s future - BBC News

The United Nations climate change summit has opened in Egypt with dire warnings about the future of the planet. A new UN report has revealed that the last 8 years were the hottest on record. It warns that recent extreme temperatures, wildfires and flooding are signals that climate change is …

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Climate change: The place on Earth heating fastest – BBC News

Climate change: The place on Earth heating fastest - BBC News

Svalbard in the Arctic Circle is estimated to be heating at six times the global average. The consensus is that the temperature in Svalbard has jumped 4C in the past 50 years. Since the 1980s, the amount of summer sea ice has halved and some scientists fear it will be …

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Pioneering project to develop low-carbon heating iniativies

Pioneering project to develop low-carbon heating iniativies

A pioneering project has been launched by the University of Exeter has been launched to develop new initiatives for greener home heating. The SHIFFT project (Sustainable Heating: Implementation of Fossil-Free Technology) is designed to help transform low carbon heating in houses and public space. The project, which includes a team …

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Developing a clear vision for zero carbon heating in East London

Developing a clear vision for zero carbon heating in East London

With heat accounting for over a third of the UK’s carbon emissions, we need to look at district heating networks to ensure our heating infrastructure can transition to zero carbon. Innovative low-temperature networks will play a key role in ensuring clean, affordable and reliable energy for consumers. Vattenfall Heat UK …

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