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Climate Change, Markets & Business

“Disobedient” Scientists Sound the Alarm on Climate Change

6 May , 2022  

There's no planet B

Brian McCowan, Zondits staff, 5/6/2022 Scientists in the United States and around the world are using civil disobedience to dramatize the risks of climate change. Business Insider, the Huffington Post, and multiple other news outlets have reported on the growing frustration of climate scientists who contend that their warnings are not being heeded. “The scientists […]

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Climate Change, Decarbonization

Weather Report

14 Apr , 2022  

heat wave

Mark D’Antonio, Zondits staff, 4/14/2022 There is enormous focus in the news on climate change these days and it has become a frequent occurrence to hear of extreme weather affecting some part of the world. Two articles caught the attention of Zondits recently that emphasize the imperative to implement decarbonization measures globally to positively impact […]

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Climate Change, Efficiency in Action, Law & Policy, Markets & Business

SEC Proposal for Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting  

13 Apr , 2022  

carbon emissions

Mark D’Antonio, Zondits staff, 4/13/2022 The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has recently released a proposed rule amendment titled “The Enhancement and Standardization of Climate-Related Disclosures for Investors.” The rule changes propose that all publicly traded companies report greenhouse-gas emissions from their own operations, including the energy they consume (known as Scope 1 and Scope […]

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Climate Change, Law & Policy, Programs & Policy

COP26 Agreements Include Limited Progress

9 Feb , 2022  

Brian McCowan, Zondits Staff, 2/9/2022. In late 2021, 197 nations met to discuss climate change issues, assess progress, and set international goals. Commonly known as COP26, the 2021 Conference of Parties has been viewed as a qualified success by many, but also as an event that focused attention on the enormity of the challenges ahead. […]

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