When the Floods Come: the Climate Change thread

#263

Soooo, we are having inland hurricanes now. In Winter. Let’s see how that effects the Springtime planting season shall we…

3 Likes
#264

ISWYDT,

And 500M seems not very much. They’ll need to build or extend a levee around the whole island,

1 Like
#265

This whole thread is full of good news about coal. The good news is, major financial firms are declining to invest further and are instead withdrawing investments.

4 Likes
#266

Or rather a seawall.
With a promenade on top.

#267

It’s not that he is entirely wrong, it is more that he derides those who “will claim these issues are related.” Of course they are related!! Weather pattern changes lead to droughts and floods and dead people

7 Likes
#268
3 Likes
#269

Good thing climate change is a hoax, or we would be in real trouble here.

7 Likes
#270

“If the US and Brazil can leave the climate deal, we should consider that. Why not?” Pandjaitan said.

#271

2 Likes
#272

“AFPM has not stated support for the goal of the Paris Agreement. Shell supports the goal of the Paris Agreement,” the Anglo-Dutch company said in its decision."

“Shell said it also disagreed with AFPM’s opposition to a price on carbon and action on low-carbon technologies.”

Note: “Last year, Shell caved in to investor pressure over climate change, setting out plans to introduce industry-leading carbon emissions targets linked to executive pay.”

Money is a great motivator. Whatever works.

5 Likes
#273

I was unaware of his specific beef against wind power, but that is all the more reason to support it. Bring on the turbines!

5 Likes
#274

Waterworld! (NOT_Costner!)

2 Likes
#275

Oh, if only Dennis Hopper was alive to see this.

#276

The WC is doing a great job in the visualization arena.

1 Like
#277

HAVE YOU HEARD THE GOOD NEWS

3 Likes
#278

If they are really worried about the cash, this will have an impact. The are not. They are worried about coal and oil profits, but hey, it’s worth putting out there.

5 Likes
#279
2 Likes
#280

2 Likes
#281
4 Likes
#282

Concern or just developing new products to make money off of?

1 Like