When the Floods Come: the Climate Change thread


They got profit! Great profit :roll_eyes:


40% reduction in travel time will mean we’ll no longer have to hear or see the phrase “Delivery in 4 to 6 weeks”



That looks like it is from the 2015 Oxfam report. Its conclusions should be taken with a grain of salt, as the head of research at Oxfam was in a long-running tiff with the Optimum Population Trust. I don’t think anyone else uses the term “lifestyle consumption emissions”.

The population in my city has increased drastically since I moved here, and the linked increase in greenhouse gas emissions due to increased (and slower moving) traffic, more transport of stuff in from elsewhere, and more air traffic is pretty hard to deny.