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Capitalism, neocolonialism and climate change | SocialistWorker.org

...... , even as we know we are falling farther and farther behind in our ability to address global warming new scientific study by Climate Analytics at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and Ecofys shows that even if countries stick to their current emissions reduction targets--a big if--planet Earth is headed for degrees Celsius of warming almost double the degrees ......

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Understanding Warsaw: Capitalism, Climate Change and Neocolonialism

...... , even as we know we are falling farther and farther behind in our ability to address global warming new scientific study by Climate Analytics at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and Ecofys shows that , even if countries stick to their current emissions reduction targets - a big if - planet Earth is headed for degrees Celsius of warming almost double the degrees ......

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Delaying climate policy would triple short-term mitigation costs on Environmental Expert

...... ndash compared to percent if a climate agreement is reached by already , a study to be published next tuesday by scientists of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK shows Higher costs would in turn increase the threshold for decision-makers to start the transition to a low-carbon economy Thus , to keep climate targets within reach it seems to be most ......

(793 words by environmental-expert.com)
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Delaying climate policy would triple short-term mitigation costs

...... Public release date -Sep- E-mail Share Contact Mareike Schodder - - - Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK Delaying climate policy would triple short-term mitigation costs Higher costs would in turn increase the threshold for decision-makers to start the transition to a low-carbon economy Thus , to keep climate targets within ......

(822 words by eurekalert.org)
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The best place for solar power is ... New Jersey? | MNN - Mother Nature Network

...... and western Pennsylvania , all of which rely heavily on coal the Carnegie Mellon study is accompanied by a related commentary by authors from the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and other organizations who say the co-benefits of using solar and wind to reduce CO and sulfur dioxide emissions present a compelling narrative for policy makers the authors argue that ......

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Green News: Kerry set to visit India next week, with U.S.-China HFC phase-down in the air. | Kristina Johnson's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC

...... will reduce further and may impact food adequacy for some million people , the study stated the report , prepared for the World Bank by the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and Climate Analytics , and peer reviewed by scientists worldwide , says the consequences for South Asia of a warming climate are even worse if global temperatures increased by an average of ......

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Renewable power: Germany's energy gamble : Nature News & Comment

...... sooner or later renewable energy must become economically self-sustaining , says Brigitte Knopf , head of German and European energy strategies at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research That is where Germany is aiming many of its energy-research efforts , which will receive in excess of billion from the government between and About million is going ......

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Time for some optimism about the climate crisis

...... level was reached and suggests that - ppm might be necessary to maintain the ice Professor John Schellnhuber , the director of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research in Germany , thinks that almost any concentration above the pre-industrial level of ppm might be too much He told the Guardian in that even a small increase in temperature ......

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World Bank and climate change (Bretton Woods Project)

...... of climate change , summarising the latest climate science In the report Turn down the heat Why A C warmer world must be avoided , written by the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and Climate Analytics , Bank president Jim Yong Kim warned that the world is heading for a four degree warming above pre-industrial climate with devastating scenarios , such as extreme droughts ......

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German renewable energy drive brings emissions cuts success | Environment | The Guardian

...... track in regard to the increase in the share of renewables , said Brigitte Knopf , deputy head of research at the sustainable solutions project at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research Pik This is a story of success , though some challenges are still ahead According to figures released by the government agency Germany Trade and Invest , of the electricity produced ......

(539 words by guardian.co.uk)
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Renewables power ahead (environmentalresearchweb blog) - environmentalresearchweb

...... to a global climate deal may be unfolding before our eyes , says an article in the journal Climate and Development , by researchers from the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , the International Institute For Applied Systems Analysis , and PricewaterhouseCoopers That pretty optimistic But many countries in the EU are certainly trying- and reaping economic benefits , ......

(1091 words by environmentalresearchweb.org)
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"It pays to be a forerunner": studies explore second-best scenarios of climate policy — PIK Research Portal

...... effort increases the transparency of uncertainties and underlying assumptions , thus making the results more robust It is a joint venture of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK , Germany , the Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per i Cambiamenti Climatici CMCC , Italy , the Centre International De Recherche sur l'Environnement et le Developpement CIRED , France , and ......

(635 words by pik-potsdam.de)
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The fate of renewable energies": Edenhofer speaks at German Association of Energy and Water Industries — PIK Research Portal

...... - Three core elements of sustainable energy politics were proposed by Ottmar Edenhofer , chief economist of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK in a keynote lecture in Berlin for an audience of more than a thousand listeners at the German Association Of Energy and Water Industries BDEW congress , he explained that the key elements were a reform of ......

(468 words by pik-potsdam.de)
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Coal and gas boom likely to increase CO2 emissions | Environment | DW.DE | 21.06.2012

...... more energy-related CO emissions in one year , that huge Does anyone remember the Kyoto Protocol Ottmar Edenhofer , chief economist at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research is not surprised by the rise in emissions He believes it will continue We are at the beginning of the largest coal renaissance in human history , said Edenhofer And we're just at the ......

(809 words by dw.de)
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The Great German Energy Experiment - Technology Review

...... the need will no longer fall on predictable workday afternoons but come and go with the sun and wind Says Ottmar Edenhofer , chief economist at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , the design of the electricity market will change fundamentally You have fluctuating demand , and at the same time a fluctuating supply the linkage and the interplay in these two dimensions ......

(3263 words by technologyreview.com)
(06/19/2012)

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The Great German Energy Experiment - Technology Review

...... the need will no longer fall on predictable workday afternoons but come and go with the sun and wind Says Ottmar Edenhofer , chief economist at the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , the design of the electricity market will change fundamentally You have fluctuating demand , and at the same time a fluctuating supply the linkage and the interplay in these two dimensions ......

(3166 words by technologyreview.com)
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Arctic Ice Reduction Responsible for Recent Cold Winters in Northern Hemisphere, Says Georgia Tech | The Green Optimistic

...... regions of the United States , he added Previewing floods , droughts , heat waves and rising sea levels , a UN panel of climate scientists from the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research warned that the global warming and the melting of sea ice could actually bring harsher winters over Europe and northern Asia With The Arctic Region warming quicker than any place on Earth , a new ......

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Green (LEED) Construction Workers More Likely to Fall Off Buildings, Study Claims | The Green Optimistic

...... according to changes in the environment Previewing floods , droughts , heat waves and rising sea levels , a UN panel of climate scientists from the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research warned that the global warming and the melting of sea ice could actually bring harsher winters over Europe and northern Asia bacteria battery Biodiesel biofuel carbon dioxide clean energy efficient ......

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IEA Chief: Scrap Fossil Fuel Subsidies - Energy Collective

...... degree threshold possibly be delayed by up to several decades the second paper , by Zurich Institute For Atmospheric and Climate Science , the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and the Hadley Centre Of The Meteorological Office , calculates that to achieve a greater than chance of limiting temperature rise by this amount , global emissions will probably need to peak ......

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IEA chief says scrap fossil fuel subsidies or face catastrophe - Energy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine

...... degree threshold possibly be delayed by up to several decades the second paper , by Zurich Institute For Atmospheric and Climate Science , the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research and the Hadley Centre Of The Meteorological Office , calculates that to achieve a greater than chance of limiting temperature rise by this amount , global emissions will probably need to peak ......

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Long-Run Modeling Backs Cleantech Support - IBTimes

...... wp-image- title potsdam src http www earthtechling com wp-content uploads potsdam jpg alt Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research study width height gt image via Shutterstock They call it a case of market failure , citing an inherent aspect of energy It all just energy , equally usable , no ......

(536 words by ibtimes.com)
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Technology funding makes climate protection cheaper

...... is needed Economising on targeted funding , for example for renewable energies , makes climate protection more expensive -- as scientists of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK now calculated for the first time , using a complex computer simulation that spans the entire st century Without funding , energy technologies with high cost reduction potentials will ......

(687 words by sciencedaily.com)
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Technology funding makes climate protection cheaper

...... is needed Economising on targeted funding , for example for renewable energies , makes climate protection more expensive as scientists of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK now calculated for the first time , using a complex computer simulation that spans the entire st century Without funding , energy technologies with high cost reduction potentials will ......

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Brown coal is not sustainable": Researchers attend state government session - Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (press release)

...... its climate targets , it cannot just carry on relying on power generation from brown coal This , and more , has been stated by scientists from the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research PIK this week when attending the state government session Such an open and intensive dialogue between science and politics is anything but a matter of course , said Hans Joachim ......

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Australia’s outrageously deficient carbon tax entrenches climate change inaction | Green Blog

...... the Labor CarbonTax-ETS-Ignore Agriculture CTETSIA plan are set out point-by-point below Professor Hans Joachim Schellnhuber , director of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , Germany , and currently visiting Melbourne to speak at the Four Degrees Or More conference at the University Of Melbourne , wrote as follows in Melbourne the Age newspaper July ......

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Australia Ignores 25 Huge Climate Change Realities - CounterCurrents.org

...... Lobbyocracy Australia , the land of flies , lies and slies spin-based untruths According To Professor Hans Joachim Schellnhuber Director , Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , Germany , for a chance of avoiding a catastrophic degree Centigrade temperature rise the World must cease CO emissions by and top per capita greenhouse gas GHG polluters ......

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German energy: Nuclear? Nein, danke | The Economist

...... rise faster than planned , says Mrs Merkel , conservation will have to improve Germany cannot do all this on its own , argues Ottmar Edenhofer of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research Big efficiency gains will come only if Europe carbon cap includes housing and transport Ramping up renewables would make more sense if Germany tapped into sunnier and windier parts of Europe , ......

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German energy: Nuclear? Nein, danke - The Economist

...... rise faster than planned , says Mrs Merkel , conservation will have to improve Germany cannot do all this on its own , argues Ottmar Edenhofer of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research Big efficiency gains will come only if Europe carbon cap includes housing and transport Ramping up renewables would make more sense if Germany tapped into sunnier and windier parts of Europe , ......

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Investorideas.com Newswire - Potential of Renewable Energy Outlined in Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

...... also the available domestic instruments and policy measures as well as international arrangements the WGIII is co-chaired by Ottmar Edenhofer of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , Germany , Ramon Pichs of the Centro De Investigaciones De La Economa Mundial , Cuba , and Youba Sokona Mali of the Africa Climate Policy Center in Ethiopia for Further Information Please ......

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Potential of Renewable Energy Outlined - REVE

...... also the available domestic instruments and policy measures as well as international arrangements the WGIII is co-chaired by Ottmar Edenhofer of the Potsdam Institute For Climate Impact Research , Germany , Ramon Pichs of the Centro De Investigaciones De La Econom iacute a Mundial , Cuba , and Youba Sokona Mali of the Africa Climate Policy Center in Ethiopia srren ipcc-wg de ......

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