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Great Britain has run for a new record of 18 days, six hours and 15 minutes with…

Great Britain has run for a new record of 18 days, six hours and 15 minutes with...

Great Britain has run for a new record of 18 days, six hours and 15 minutes without burning coal to generate electricity – and counting – as the coronavirus lockdown cuts demand by nearly 20%. This combination means CO2 emissions from the country’s electricity system have been cut by a …

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The hottest years on record globally were 2010,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2019. T…

The hottest years on record globally were 2010,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2019.

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The hottest years on record globally were 2010,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2019. The inevitable trend now is a much warmer planet in the future leading to collapse of ecosystems, food supply disruptions and animal extinction. Source: NASA GISS & NOAA NCEI. #earth #nature #climateemergency #climatechange Source Y Not Freakin’ Recyclable Home

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Unusually Clear Skies Drove Record Loss of Greenland Ice in 2019

Unusually Clear Skies Drove Record Loss of Greenland Ice in 2019

Unusually Clear Skies Drove Record Loss of Greenland Ice in 2019 Greenland ice sheet. Photo: Kevin Krajick/Earth Institute Last year was one of the worst years on record for the Greenland ice sheet, which shrunk by hundreds of billions of tons. According to a study published today in The Cryosphere, …

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Report reveals record year for US solar power in 2019

Report reveals record year for US solar power in 2019

The expansion of solar-powered electricity in the United States broke major records last year, accounting for nearly 40 per cent of all new generating capacity. At the same time total installed photovoltaic (PV) power was expected to more than double in the next five years, according to an annual report …

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Australia wildfires: Devastating blazes pushing global CO2 levels to record high

Australia wildfires: Devastating blazes pushing global CO2 levels to record high

Catastrophic wildfires in Australia are pushing global carbon dioxide levels to new highs, scientists have warned. The UK’s Met Office predicted 2020 would see one of the largest annual jumps of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere since records began, with the raging bushfires blamed for up to a fifth of …

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