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Dangerous Climate Change, Myths & Realities

David Spratt (Climate Code Red, Australia) outlines some of the recent developments in climate science knowledge as a way of discerning the gaps between myth and reality in climate policy-making."

David Spratt interview

This interview was conducted as part of the documentary "A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity", co-produced by Jordan Osmond and Samuel Alexander.

David Miller on How Canada's Biggest City Reduced Its Emissions

​Toronto is Canada's biggest city, and it also happens to be one of the country's biggest successes when it comes to acting on climate.

Carbon Budget Spiral

This graphic demonstrates how quickly we are using up the global carbon budget and how close we are to the 1.5 C and 2 C limits.

Source: http://www.climate-energy-college.net/more-climate-spirals

Crisis is Worse Than We Think & Scientists Are Self-Censoring to Downplay Risk

Democracy Now speaks with Kevin Anderson who has come to the Paris talks with a shocking message: The climate crisis is more severe than even many scientists have acknowledged. He has said many scientists are self-censoring their work to downplay the severity of the climate crisis.

The Unforgiving Math For Staying Under 2 Degrees

Kevin Anderson shares his thoughts on what will need to happen if we are to meet the declarations in Paris, why it's a matter of justice that we act, and why he personally has made the difficult decision to give up air travel.

Does Paris Lock-out 2 Degrees?

Kevin Anderson revisits the scale of the climate challenge, arguing that whilst the science of climate change has progressed, there has been no corresponding acknowledgement of the rate at which our emissions from energy need to be reduced.

 

Brutal Numbers, Tenuous Hope by Kevin Anderson

Global warming | The Truth About Global Warming: Brutal Numbers, Tenuous Hope by Kevin Anderson

World Could Be 4 Degrees Hotter By End of This Century

The World Bank warns that rising temperatures could be disastrous, and urges more action to "Turn Down the Heat."

To learn more about the World Bank's involvement in energy please visit this link: http://bit.ly/13C0mAx