RTCC http://www.rtcc.org Latest climate change and biodiversity news, comments and analysis from Responding to Climate Change Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:49:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.6.1 US makes historic climate pledge, targets emissions cuts of up to 28%http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/us-makes-historic-climate-pledge-targets-emissions-cuts-of-up-to-28/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/us-makes-historic-climate-pledge-targets-emissions-cuts-of-up-to-28/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:09:42 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21690 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/us-makes-historic-climate-pledge-targets-emissions-cuts-of-up-to-28/feed/ 0 Why climate hawks need to prepare their arsenalshttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/why-climate-hawks-need-to-prepare-their-arsenals/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/why-climate-hawks-need-to-prepare-their-arsenals/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:45:40 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21688 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/why-climate-hawks-need-to-prepare-their-arsenals/feed/ 0 Developing countries close to taking lead in clean energy racehttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/developing-countries-close-to-taking-lead-in-clean-energy-race/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/developing-countries-close-to-taking-lead-in-clean-energy-race/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:00:30 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21689 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/developing-countries-close-to-taking-lead-in-clean-energy-race/feed/ 0 Climate deadline day: Which countries delivered Paris pledges?http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/climate-deadline-day-which-countries-will-deliver-paris-pledges/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/climate-deadline-day-which-countries-will-deliver-paris-pledges/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:09:54 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21700 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/climate-deadline-day-which-countries-will-deliver-paris-pledges/feed/ 0 Coral v coal: Is the Great Barrier Reef in danger?http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/coral-v-coal-is-the-great-barrier-reef-in-danger/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/coral-v-coal-is-the-great-barrier-reef-in-danger/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:48:42 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21681 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/coral-v-coal-is-the-great-barrier-reef-in-danger/feed/ 0 Chile faces “critical situation” as floods and droughts batter countryhttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/chile-faces-critical-situation-as-floods-and-droughts-batter-country/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/chile-faces-critical-situation-as-floods-and-droughts-batter-country/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:40:14 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21686 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/chile-faces-critical-situation-as-floods-and-droughts-batter-country/feed/ 0 Accountability must be at the heart of the Paris climate pacthttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/accountability-must-be-at-the-heart-of-the-paris-climate-pact/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/accountability-must-be-at-the-heart-of-the-paris-climate-pact/#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 02:00:59 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21678 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/accountability-must-be-at-the-heart-of-the-paris-climate-pact/feed/ 0 Tougher climate pledges ‘could save millions of lives’http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/tougher-climate-targets-could-save-millions-of-lives-say-scientists/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/tougher-climate-targets-could-save-millions-of-lives-say-scientists/#comments Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:01:44 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21679 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/31/tougher-climate-targets-could-save-millions-of-lives-say-scientists/feed/ 0 Shipping sector needs stronger climate policy – scientistshttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/shipping-sector-needs-stronger-climate-policy-scientists/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/shipping-sector-needs-stronger-climate-policy-scientists/#comments Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:47:48 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21672 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/shipping-sector-needs-stronger-climate-policy-scientists/feed/ 0 Anglican bishops lead Holy week call for global climate actionhttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/anglican-bishops-lead-holy-week-call-for-global-climate-action/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/anglican-bishops-lead-holy-week-call-for-global-climate-action/#comments Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:15:13 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21673 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/anglican-bishops-lead-holy-week-call-for-global-climate-action/feed/ 0 Australia ‘risks climate credibility’ with coal-friendly targethttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/australia-risks-climate-credibility-with-coal-friendly-target/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/australia-risks-climate-credibility-with-coal-friendly-target/#comments Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:23:20 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21671 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/australia-risks-climate-credibility-with-coal-friendly-target/feed/ 0 Climate change likely to reduce China’s food supplies, warns officialhttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/climate-change-likely-to-reduce-chinas-food-supplies-warns-official/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/climate-change-likely-to-reduce-chinas-food-supplies-warns-official/#comments Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:28:11 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21668 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/climate-change-likely-to-reduce-chinas-food-supplies-warns-official/feed/ 0 Shrinking Antarctic ice shelf raises sea level concernshttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/shrinking-antarctic-ice-shelf-raises-sea-level-concerns/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/shrinking-antarctic-ice-shelf-raises-sea-level-concerns/#comments Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:17:09 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21667 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/shrinking-antarctic-ice-shelf-raises-sea-level-concerns/feed/ 0 Major companies use lobby groups to water down EU climate policy – studyhttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/major-companies-use-lobby-groups-to-water-down-eu-climate-policy-study/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/major-companies-use-lobby-groups-to-water-down-eu-climate-policy-study/#comments Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:01:35 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21660 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/30/major-companies-use-lobby-groups-to-water-down-eu-climate-policy-study/feed/ 0 US set for Paris climate pledge as UN deadline draws nearhttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/28/us-set-for-paris-climate-pledge-as-un-deadline-draws-near/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/28/us-set-for-paris-climate-pledge-as-un-deadline-draws-near/#comments Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:01:14 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21593 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/28/us-set-for-paris-climate-pledge-as-un-deadline-draws-near/feed/ 1 Mexico releases pledge for 2015 UN climate change pacthttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/mexico-releases-pledge-for-2015-un-climate-change-pact/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/mexico-releases-pledge-for-2015-un-climate-change-pact/#comments Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:49:16 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21664 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/mexico-releases-pledge-for-2015-un-climate-change-pact/feed/ 2 Scientists develop extreme beans to withstand intense heathttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/scientists-develop-extreme-beans-to-withstand-intense-heat/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/scientists-develop-extreme-beans-to-withstand-intense-heat/#comments Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:46:42 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21656 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/scientists-develop-extreme-beans-to-withstand-intense-heat/feed/ 1 Satellite data indicates sea levels rising faster than expectedhttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/satellite-data-indicates-sea-levels-rising-faster-than-expected/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/satellite-data-indicates-sea-levels-rising-faster-than-expected/#comments Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:39:41 +0000 Edward King http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21655 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/satellite-data-indicates-sea-levels-rising-faster-than-expected/feed/ 5 Global coral reef survey highlights climate threathttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/global-coral-reef-survey-highlights-climate-threat/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/global-coral-reef-survey-highlights-climate-threat/#comments Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:36:34 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21648 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/global-coral-reef-survey-highlights-climate-threat/feed/ 1 No ban on coal finance as Green Climate Fund eyes first projectshttp://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/no-ban-on-coal-finance-as-green-climate-fund-eyes-first-projects/ http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/no-ban-on-coal-finance-as-green-climate-fund-eyes-first-projects/#comments Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:12:55 +0000 Megan Darby http://www.rtcc.org/?p=21645 http://www.rtcc.org/2015/03/27/no-ban-on-coal-finance-as-green-climate-fund-eyes-first-projects/feed/ 0