Agents of Behemoth
2.4K views | +0 today
Follow
Agents of Behemoth
Operation Deimos
Curated by Occupy Hades
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Fossil Fuels In The Crosshairs At Pivotal COP28 Talks | IBTimes

Fossil Fuels In The Crosshairs At Pivotal COP28 Talks | IBTimes | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

World leaders will face a reckoning over humanity's failure to curb climate-heating emissions and polluting fossil fuels when they meet for UN climate talks next week, as the planet swelters in likely the hottest year in human history.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Climate Change Accelerates as Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record Highs - VOA News

Climate Change Accelerates as Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record Highs - VOA News | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

World Meteorological Organization says emissions saw the highest recorded year-on-year increase from 2021 to 2022

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

A loophole in the Montreal Protocol lets U.S. facilities pollute - The Washington Post

A loophole in the Montreal Protocol lets U.S. facilities pollute - The Washington Post | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A perceived loophole in the Montreal Protocol has led U.S. factories to emit gases that damage the ozone layer and contribute to climate change.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Heat and Rainfall Combos Will Be Practically Everywhere If Emissions Keep Rising, Study Says - Gizmodo.com

Heat and Rainfall Combos Will Be Practically Everywhere If Emissions Keep Rising, Study Says - Gizmodo.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The heat dries up the land, making it unable to absorb water if heavy rainfall follows the extreme heat.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Wealthiest 10% of U.S. households responsible for 40 percent of greenhouse gas emissions: study - RawStory.com

Wealthiest 10% of U.S. households responsible for 40 percent of greenhouse gas emissions: study - RawStory.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The richest tenth of U.S. households are responsible for 40% of all the nation's greenhouse gas emissions, a study published Thursday revealed, underscoring what progressives say is the need for regulations and taxes on carbon-intensive investments.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Can California’s coastline be saved? Study shows up to 70% could be wiped out by 2100 - The Mercury News

Can California’s coastline be saved? Study shows up to 70% could be wiped out by 2100 - The Mercury News | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

In the not too distant future, California’s coastline and its iconic beaches could be washed away, leaving only cliffs behind. A new U.S. Geological Survey study found from 25% to 70% of California’s beaches could erode by 2100 due to rising sea levels caused by global temperature increases and greenhouse gas emissions. 

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

U.S. seeks to limit flaring and methane leaks from public lands drilling - Reuters.com

U.S. seeks to limit flaring and methane leaks from public lands drilling - Reuters.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

President Joe Biden's administration on Monday proposed rules aimed at limiting methane leaks from oil and gas drilling on public lands, Washington's latest move to crack down on emissions of the potent greenhouse gas.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

'Highway to hell': Inside the battle to save the world from climate change - RawStory.com

'Highway to hell': Inside the battle to save the world from climate change - RawStory.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The World Leaders Summit at the UN Climate Change Conference, known as COP27, kicked off Monday in Egypt, where UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned that the earth is on a “highway to climate hell,” and framed the battle to stop climate change as a battle of human survival.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

'Worst possible news': Scientists urge immediate action as greenhouse gas levels hit all-time high - RawStory.com 

'Worst possible news': Scientists urge immediate action as greenhouse gas levels hit all-time high - RawStory.com  | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Scientists and activists expressed shock and the need for urgent climate action Wednesday as the United Nations' World Meteorological Organization revealed that atmospheric levels of the three main greenhouse gases fueling catastrophic global heating all hit record highs in 2021.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

New Zealand Considers Charging Farmers for Livestock Emissions - EcoWatch.com

New Zealand Considers Charging Farmers for Livestock Emissions - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
Agriculture causes nearly half of New Zealand's greenhouse gas emissions. The country could tax farmers for their livestock’s methane.
No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Who are the polluter elite and how can we tackle carbon inequality? | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian

Who are the polluter elite and how can we tackle carbon inequality? | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Is capitalism the problem? Experts weigh in on ways to address the great carbon divide...

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Pennsylvania court permanently blocks effort to make power plants pay for greenhouse gas emissions - APNews.com

Pennsylvania court permanently blocks effort to make power plants pay for greenhouse gas emissions - APNews.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

A court says Pennsylvania can't enforce a regulation to make power plant owners pay for their planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

See Earth's hotspots from SPACE: Satellite dubbed the 'world's thermometer' sends back its first pictures - revealing the heat emitted from car parks in Las Vegas and wildfires in Canada | Daily Ma...

See Earth's hotspots from SPACE: Satellite dubbed the 'world's thermometer' sends back its first pictures - revealing the heat emitted from car parks in Las Vegas and wildfires in Canada | Daily Ma... | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

From oil refineries in Oklahoma to wildfires in Canada, the new technology tracks heat emissions worldwide - and can help ensure big companies keep their emissions promises.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

'Time to make them pay': Internal docs further expose Exxon - Raw Story

'Time to make them pay': Internal docs further expose Exxon - Raw Story | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Previously unreported documents published on the front page of The Wall Street Journal Thursday show that ExxonMobil continued to work behind closed doors to cast doubt on climate science, even after the company publicly acknowledged the link between fossil fuel-driven greenhouse gas emissions and climate change in 2006.

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

'This Is the Critical Decade for Climate Change': Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record High - EcoWatch.com

'This Is the Critical Decade for Climate Change': Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reach Record High - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Global greenhouse gas emissions have soared to a record high and are threatening to push our planet into “unprecedented” global heating...

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

New climate paper calls for charging big US oil firms with homicide | Oil | The Guardian

New climate paper calls for charging big US oil firms with homicide | Oil | The Guardian | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Authors of paper accepted for publication in Harvard Environmental Law Review argue firms are ‘killing members of the public at an accelerating rate’

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

'Willing to sacrifice a livable planet': Fossil fuel industry condemned over its 'reckless expansion' - AlterNet.org

'Willing to sacrifice a livable planet': Fossil fuel industry condemned over its 'reckless expansion' - AlterNet.org | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Despite repeated warnings that new fossil fuel projects are incompatible with averting climate disaster, oil and gas corporations "are on a massive expansion course" to increase dirty energy production in the coming years, according to an analysis released Thursday at the United Nations COP2

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

'Deeply depressing' study shows planet-warming emissions continue to rise - RawStory.com

'Deeply depressing' study shows planet-warming emissions continue to rise - RawStory.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Rapid and drastic cuts to global greenhouse gas emissions are needed to curb warming and prevent the most dire climate scenarios from becoming reality. But a new study released Friday by the Global Carbon Project finds "no sign of the decrease that is urgently needed"...

No comment yet.
Scooped by Occupy Hades
Scoop.it!

Wealthiest 10% Responsible for Nearly 50% of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Study Finds - EcoWatch.com

Wealthiest 10% Responsible for Nearly 50% of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Study Finds - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

From 1990 to 2019, the top 1% of emitters caused nearly 25% of emissions impacting the climate crisis. The top 10% now cause nearly 50%.

No comment yet.