November 18, 2012 – Like summer’s satellite image of the melting Greenland ice sheet, a new report suggests time may be running out to temper the rising risks of climate change.
"Turn Down the Heat: Why a 4°C Warmer World Must be Avoided," (pdf) (eBook version) warns we’re on track for a 4°C warmer world marked by extreme heat-waves, declining global food stocks, loss of ecosystems and biodiversity, and life-threatening sea level rise.... http://climatechange.worldbank.org/content/climate-change-report-warns-dramatically-warmer-world-century
WORLD BANK VIDEO:
'Turn Down the Heat' Warns Without Policy Action, Results Could Be Dire - New Scientific Report , World Bank YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YO9uGejvS3Q&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;feature=youtu.be
World Bank: We hate climate change. Now who wants more coal? | Grist http://grist.org/climate-energy/world-bank-we-hate-climate-change-now-who-wants-more-coal/
Two Thirds of Fossil Fuel Reserves Must Stay Underground to Stabilize Climate http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3326208816/two-thirds-of-fossil-fuel-reserves-must-stay-underground-to-stabilize-climate
Doubts raised over Coal Seam Gas's green rating - Fracking Greenwash? http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3337956345/doubts-raised-over-coal-seam-gas-s-green-rating-fracking-greenwash
Cheap Oil or a Stable Climate? We Can't Have Both, IEA Report Says http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3325881879/cheap-oil-or-a-stable-climate-we-can-t-have-both-iea-report-says