The resolution, approved by 429 votes to 225, calls on the European Commission to develop appropriate legislative and budgetary proposals in order to limit global warming to below 1.5 °C. MEP Pascal Canfin, who initiated the move, said it made Europe «the first continent to declare a climate and environmental emergency». In a separate resolution, […]
Greenhouse gas concentrations again break records The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) says the increase in CO2 was just above the average rise recorded over the last decade. Levels of other warming gases, such as methane and nitrous oxide, have also surged by above average amounts.
Countries will have to increase their ambitions to reduce carbon emissions by five times if the world wants to avoid warming by more than 1.5 degrees, the UN says. The annual emissions gap report shows that even if all current promises are met, the world will warm by more than double that amount by 2100. […]
We just came back from Global Grand Final which was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands on November 14-15. And Carbominer got to Top 16 green ideas!
New data from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s Health Index shows that millennials’ health is declining faster than prior generations as they age. It also shows the beginnings of troubling generational health patterns that could hamper the future prosperity of millennials and in turn the prosperity of the U.S. What does the report tell? […]
The Ukrainian National Final of the ClimateLaunchpad global green business ideas competition took place in Ivano-Frankivsk on September 21. And the Carbominer team won the first prize! How it was? Nick Oseyko presented our novel technology to capture carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere and told the jury members about our first target market – […]
The Boot Camp training took place on July 23-24, in which the participants of the Carbominer project participated. In total, only 12 teams have been selected for this stage. What is this competition? The Climate Launchpad is the largest international competition for environmental initiatives since 2014. The program is organized by the Climate-KIC European Climate […]