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IPCC 1.5℃ Report Analysis

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The IPCC released a report on how quickly we need to take carbon out of the atmosphere to limit global warming to 1.5°C and avoid its most destructive consequences.

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News

  • Cloudy outlook for pipelines gets even murkier amid court rulings, U.S. election

    Jul 13 2020 – CBC News –

    This past week, two North American pipelines were dealt legal and regulatory setbacks and another major project was cancelled. These events and others call into question the wisdom of Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s decision to invest $1.1 billion US in the Keystone XL pipeline, plus $4.2-billion in loan guarantees. Why must Alberta’s leadership continue to tie that province’s economic future so completely on oil?

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  • Global temperatures could exceed 1.5 C target in next five years

    Jul 9 2020 – CNN –
    There is now one chance in 5 that one of the next five years will be at least 1.5℃ warmer than pre-industrial levels. That probability is “increasing with time.” This flies in the face of the determination of the Paris climate accord – arrived at just 5 years ago. Countries are committed to reduce their carbon output and halt global warming below 2℃ – and if possible, below 1.5℃ – by the end of the century. But here we are…

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Our host organization Tides Canada has changed their name to MakeWay. Please read details below. https://t.co/juU73OXE9x
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We are now MakeWay! “No org takes on a name change lightly. It's time to define ourselves. For too long we’ve been defined by others,” says CEO @joannadkerr. We build partnerships and solutions to help nature + communities thrive together: https://t.co/EumKVrQn0j #LetsMakeWay https://t.co/13X9n3ImXx
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Happy #WorldEnvironmentDay2020!Today is a day for awareness and action for the protection of the environment. Please take time today to get outside and make a pledge for person action. Check out this activity sheet to figure out what you can do. https://t.co/TIuftjvWU0 #nature https://t.co/R118BpDkU6

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