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For a 1.5 C World, Cities Must Go Carbon Neutral. They Can’t Do It Alone.

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Climate
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  • IPCC
Heidelberg, Germany
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PODCAST: "Everything Counts": Unpacking the IPCC's 1.5° Report

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • podcasts
  • climate science
  • climate change
Land restoration projects like this one in Colombia can help limit warming to 1.5 degrees. (WRI)
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • podcasts
  • climate science
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IPCC 1.5° Report: We Need to Build and Live Differently in Cities

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  • Cities
  • low carbon development
Wiping down rooftop solar panels in Mumbai.
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Cities
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INSIDER: Ministers to Advance Climate Negotiations and Keep the Spirit of the Paris Agreement Alive

  • COP24
  • INSIDER
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • National Climate Action
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  • climate change
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Without Changing Diets, Agriculture Alone Could Produce Enough Emissions to Surpass 1.5°C of Global Warming

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Climate-Friendly Diets
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • Food
  • IPCC
Cattle
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  • Climate-Friendly Diets
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Blockbuster Climate Report Tells Us It's Vital to Remove Carbon from the Air

  • carbon removal
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate change
Community tree planting in Ethiopia. Carbon removal by trees will be vital to meeting climate goals. Flickr/USAID
  • carbon removal
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According to New IPCC Report, the World Is on Track to Exceed its “Carbon Budget” in 12 Years

  • carbon budget
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • IPCC
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Half a Degree and a World Apart: The Difference in Climate Impacts Between 1.5˚C and 2˚C of Warming

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
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  • IPCC
  • local impacts
Manila flooding
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8 Things You Need to Know About the IPCC 1.5˚C Report

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • adaptation
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  • emissions
  • local impacts
Polar bear
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Why We March

  • Climate
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
WRI staff ready to join the People's Climate March
  • Climate
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Reducing HFCs in the US Would Benefit Consumers and the Climate

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • hfcs
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • us policy
HFCs, potent greenhouse gases, are commonly used as refrigerants. Photo by Frank van den Bergh/iStock.
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • hfcs
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • us policy

How the US Can Lower Methane Emissions from Natural Gas and Save Money

  • reducing methane emissions
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • natural gas
  • United States
  • us policy
A natural gas refinery plant. Photo by WildEarth Guardians/Flickr.
  • reducing methane emissions
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • natural gas
  • United States
  • us policy

The Clean Vehicle Revolution: Driving Fuel Savings and Emissions Reductions in the United States

  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • economy
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • transport
  • transportation
  • us policy
Electric vehicle charging station in Guangdong Province, China. Photo by Remko Tanis/Flickr
  • Energy
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  • Economics
  • climate change
  • economy
  • emissions
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  • GHG emissions
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  • transport
  • transportation
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How the US Can Save Billions by Reducing Electricity Use

  • Energy
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • green economy
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States
Homes and commercial buildings account for 74 percent of electricity demand in the United States, making them a critical part of any plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Photo Credit: Justin Brown, Flickr
  • Energy
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • green economy
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States

How the US Can Produce Cleaner Energy While Capturing Economic Benefits

  • Energy
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States
New solar photovoltaic projects are also being chosen over new coal and gas generation in a few areas of the country because of lower costs or larger net benefits. Photo credit: Dana Smillie, World Bank
  • Energy
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States

By the Numbers: How the U.S. Economy Can Benefit from Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • Economics
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • United States
  • us policy
Electric vehicle battery prices fell 40 percent since 2008. Photo credit: Kevin Krejcl, Flickr
  • Economics
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • United States
  • us policy

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