Citizen Action Monitor

“Clouds will determine humanity’s fate,” suggests new body of research evidence

Growing evidence indicates the net effect of clouds is to increase warming, which, if confirmed, increases the urgency to reduce emissions as quickly as possible. No 2634 Posted by fw, … Continue reading

June 16, 2020

At our current rate of transitioning to renewable energy, it will take 400 years to transform the energy system

And, can you guess what percentage of the world’s energy is currently provided by renewables? See answer below. No 2186 Posted by fw, March 21, 2018 “I recently asked a … Continue reading

March 21, 2018

Long-term climate targets are meaningless — “The 2°C target is largely out the window”

We must aim to peak and then reduce emissions as soon and as fast as we can, says Dr. Aaron Thierry. No 1971 Posted by fw, June 3, 2017 “…if we … Continue reading

June 3, 2017

Even with emission cuts, increasing CO2 concentrations will shatter 450ppm warning limit by early 2030s

Harsh evidence leads to one conclusion – There is no carbon budget left to reduce the speed of emissions’ mitigation. No 1861 Posted by fw, January 2, 2017 “The irresistible inertial … Continue reading

January 2, 2017

We have just 5.2 years to limit warming to 1.5°C with 66% probability of success, says US prof

Paris emission reduction commitments will do no better than keep global warming to 3.2°C by 2100 No 1849 Posted by fw, December 18, 2016 “The international community must achieve net zero … Continue reading

December 18, 2016