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‘Bleak’ U.N. Report on a Planet in Peril Looms Over New Climate Talks

Deeper and faster cuts are now required Global greenhouse gas emissions have grown by 1.5 percent every year over the last decade. To stay within relatively safe limits, emissions must decline sharply, by 7.6 percent every year, between 2020 and 2030. Even if every country fulfills its current pledges under the Paris Agreement — and […]

If you want a low-emission car

If you are considering getting a new car and are wondering which will give you the most greenhouse gas emissions reduction for the money, a great new tool is available to help you with your choice.  Students at UCSB’s Bren School of Environmental Science and Management have just developed a Clean Car Calculator. This online […]