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Economy-wide Estimates of the Implications of Climate Change: Sea Level Rise

Beniston M., Tol R. S. J., Delecolle R., Hoermann G., Iglesias A., Innes J., McMicheal A. J., Martens W. J. M., Nemesova I., Nicholls R. J., Toth F. …

Richard S. J. Tol, The Economic Effects of Climate Change, The Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 23, No. 2 (Spring, 2009), pp. 29-51

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Estimates of the Damage Costs of Climate Change. Part 1: Benchmark Estimates

Acosta Moreno, R., J. Skea, A. Gacuchi, D.L. Greene, W. Moomaw, T. Okita, A. Riedacker, and V.L. Tran (1996), ‘Industry, Energy, and Transportation: …

More than two decades of climate change... (PDF Download Available)

(PDF) Tourism and Climate Change: Combating Climate Change Effects on Tourism Participation in Nigeria

Company Size Matters

Because she has spent decades writing about how businesses manage innovation, Rebecca Henderson calls it a fitting coincidence that, before moving to …

NOW. Science & Health. The Political Climate | PBS

<b>History of Global Warming</b><p>On September 14, 2004, British Prime Minister Tony Blair pledged to pressure Washington to take the threat of global warming …

Climate Change’s Economic Heat

By May, snow and ice may seem a distant memory, but the economic effects of an unusual winter still linger. Frequent snowstorms in the eastern United …

A cheap but dangerous global warming fix

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> 2014 was officially the hottest year on record. Since 2000, the world has experienced 14 of the 15 hottest years on record. And today, …

The grapes of wrath: Climate change and the wine industry | Need to Know | PBS

<i>By Mark Hertsgaard</i><p>John Williams has been making wine in California’s Napa Valley for nearly 30 years, and he farms so ecologically that his peers …

One of the World’s Most Powerful Central Bankers Is Worried About Climate Change

A new speech about climate change is fascinating both for what it says and who said it.<p>Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, declared that the warming climate presented major risks for the global economy and global financial stability, and that businesses and regulators needed to move …

Freeman Dyson’s selective vision

In the New York Review of Books, Freeman Dyson reviews two recent ones about global warming, but his review is mostly shaped by his own rather …

Impacts of Climate Change – Part 2 of the new IPCC Report has been approved

<b>The second part of the new IPCC Report has been approved – as usual after lengthy debates – by government delegations in Yokohama (Japan) and is now</b> …

California Finding New Ways To Extend Benefits Of Solar To Low-Income, Minority Communities

The California legislature has sent a bill to Governor Jerry Brown’s desk that aims to extend the benefits of solar energy to communities that often …

Solar Power

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani Offers Fracking Industry PR Strategy, Draws Three Mile Island Parallels

At a shale industry conference in Philadelphia, former New York City mayor and presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani offered up advice to drilling …

Watch DeSmog’s Justin Mikulka Interviewed on ‘Ring of Fire’ About Risky Crude Oil Trains

Following up on several recent articles and a video explaining how the risks of Bakken oil “bomb trains” will continue to endanger communities across …

AAAS 2011: Ill effects of climate on ocean fisheries

<i>Sid Perkins</i><p>WASHINGTON, DC – Climate change will dramatically alter marine ecosystems, wreaking havoc on many fisheries and exacting a huge economic …

Climate Security Pits U.S. Military Against Congress

A new study concludes that climate change played a role in sparking the civil war in Syria, adding to the body of research showing a climate link to …

National Security

What Wall Street thinks about how Obama wants to tackle climate change

President Obama announced a major plan to tackle climate change on Monday. It involves carbon emission reductions and incentive programs for states …

Obama calls out fossil fuel interests for fighting solar

LAS VEGAS (AP) " President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict …

China to announce cap-and-trade emissions program, US says

WASHINGTON — President Xi Jinping of China will make a landmark commitment Friday to start a national program in 2017 that will limit and put a price …

Could the Global Economy Be Facing a Carbon Bubble?

Three new studies released this month lent weight behind the increasingly popular idea that funneling money into fossil fuels is not only harmful for …

Fossil Fuels

Global Carbon Emissions Flatlined in 2014 Even as Economy Grew

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Pollution

Because there are no spare Earths

“Do we think about the aerosol propellant in our underarm deodorant every day?” Gavin Schmidt, climatologist and director of The Goddard Institute …

Effects

Global climate change has already had observable effects on the environment. Glaciers have shrunk, ice on rivers and lakes is breaking up earlier, …

Modeling Climate Impacts on the Agricultural Sector

This graph shows projected impacts of<p>climate changeon crop productivity (darker blue) and related agricultural and economic responses. Black dots …

Coast-to-Inland Economic Connections

Ports are deeply interconnected with inland areas through the goods imported and<br>exported each year.<p>Climate changeimpacts on ports can thus have …

Climate Change Impact on Agricultural... (PDF Download Available)

38<p>Table 8: SPI index and its classification for different values.<p>Fig. 28: Precipitation frequency in single classes, cumulative frequency (squares) …