Mapping high-resolution methane emissions from space

The European Space Station Mapping high-resolution methane emissions from space 14/12/20202415 VIEWS54 LIKES ESA / Applications / Observing the Earth / Copernicus / Sentinel-5P Scientists have used satellite data from the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission, combined with the Sentinel-5P satellite, to detect individual methane emissions from space. While carbon dioxide is more abundant in the atmosphere, and therefore more commonly associated …

Media Release: IPBES-IPCC Co-Sponsored Workshop

Media Release Issued on 13 December 2020 by the secretariats of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)  IPBES-IPCC Co-Sponsored Workshop: Spotlighting the Interactions of the Science of Biodiversity and Climate Change  BONN / GENEVA, Dec 13 – Biodiversity …

ENB Update – 13 December 2020 | Climate Ambition Summit 2020

Daily Report Climate Ambition Summit 2020 Announcements from 75 government and non-governmental leaders included 45 relating to new and enhanced Paris Agreement nationally determined contributions, 24 net-zero emissions commitments, and 20 new adaptation and resilience plans. COP 26 President-designate Alok Sharma called for “the golden thread of climate action to …

Sea-level rise and Copernicus Sentinel-6

Sea-level rise and Copernicus Sentinel-6 02-11-2020 05:00 PM CET Ahead of the impending launch of the Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite, join us for live discussions in English, French, German and Italian on the spaceborne technology that measures sea-level rise and how this contributes to our understanding of global climate …

Media Release: IPBES #PandemicsReport

“Ethical Markets highly recommends the research on biodiversity and species extinction, as we also sound the alarm in our research in our decade of Green Transition Scoreboard® reports including:  “Transitioning to Science-Based Investing: 2019-2020”. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) Media Release Access the Report executive summary: …

The Science Behind Net Zero

“Ethical markets agrees with this report and highly recommends it and the work of Quantis. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ > VISION Reductions or removals? Why science — not just market forces — must shape our pathway to net zero New York Climate Week kicked off with confirmation that corporate net zero …

Worsening rifts and fractures spotted at two of Antarctica’s most important glaciers

Worsening rifts and fractures spotted at two of Antarctica’s most important glaciers 29-09-2020 11:25 AM CEST Satellite imagery has revealed that two of the fastest-changing glaciers in Antarctica are fracturing and weakening faster than ever – the first step towards the glaciers disintegrating and causing sea levels to rise dramatically.

Ice sheet melt on track with ‘worst-case climate scenario

Ice sheet melt on track with ‘worst-case climate scenario’ 08-09-2020 08:40 AM CEST A recent report confirms that ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica, whose mass-loss rates have been rapidly increasing, are matching the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s worst-case sea-level rise scenarios.

Sea-level charting satellite passes with flying colours

Sea-level charting satellite passes with flying colours 21-07-2020 04:10 PM CEST Like students all over the world currently awaiting exam grades, the Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite has also been put through a series of strenuous tests leaving the eyes of the teams involved in this international mission set firmly …