By Martin Norman Translated from Norwegian to English by Ragnhild Freng Dale Each year in May, Statoil’s owners gather in Stavanger for their Annual General Meeting. Here, they vote on pay rise […]
Environmental blog with a focus on climate change.
Editorial: 400 PPM, we know what we have to do
As we hit 400 PPM, CO2 emissions are showing no signs of declining. Yesterday, we wrote about the fact that CO2 levels in the atmosphere were about to hit 400 parts per […]
Will global CO2 levels reach 400 PPM this year?
Keeling Curve’s graph showing rise of CO2 levels from 1958 until today measured in PPM. Credit: Keeling Curve. By Anders Lorenzen In the last year we have seen several records being broken; […]
Guest blog: Evolving energy
By Matthew Mellen “Change is the only constant”, Heraclitus. From the moment it began, the universe changed. Physicists peer back into the earliest moments to a burst of pure energy that expanded […]
SolarAid bursts forth
Headteacher Beatrice with SolarAid lamps By Anders Lorenzen SolarAid is leading the solar lights revolution in Africa; a drive which we featured in our March article ‘’In Africa, solar offers […]
Guest blog: How to raise climate awareness through social networks
By Matt Owens Rome wasn’t built in a day. In fact, as the mythology goes, the founders, led by Romulus were mostly male and had no way of continuing their society. Their […]
Analysis: Will US emissions rise again?
Are the US about to increase it’s use of coal? By Anders Lorenzen The US have lately applauded themselves for going in the right direction on climate as a switch from coal […]
Opinion: The green economy is alive and kicking
We must seize the opportunity the green economy gives us. By Anders Lorenzen An idealistic lefty fantasy world. These are some of the words that anti-green people have used to describe the […]
Guest blog: Everybody can be an Energy Democratizer!
Energy Democracy TV By Waqas Hussain Coming from an engineering background to an interdisciplinary study program of Renewable Energy Management (REM) two and a half years ago, the course modules that fascinated […]
What are you doing for Earth Day 2013?
Earth Day 2013 poster. Earth Day is held across the world 22nd of April each year and today the theme is: ‘The Face of Climate Change‘ Although it’s generally seen as a North […]