Like in Denmark, let the nation invest in its future (not only elites) : lower taxes for financial investments in green energy (wind, solar), permaculture and new living models.
Need for better awareness and involvment of whole civil society about environmental degradation. Hope for a world without cars!
Flying less reduces your personal carbon footprint significantly.
I am professor at UCLouvain. I teach on chemical and environmental engineering.
Achieving 2030 goals is feasible & affordable using right technologies, adequately, reasonably. Let's start now. It is not so dramatic. But 2050 is another story, of more changes.
My main concerns: The combination of environmental and social stressors currently being expressed is unprecedented for me and poses a certain threat to the survival of the human (...)
In our daily activities as climate scientists, we see the importance of keeping global warming well below 1.5°C every day in our climate model simulations. Therefore, I try to (...)
We must act inmediately
Little every days actions are relatively easy to implement: I try to walk as much as possible (to work, to do my shopping, etc) or take public transport. There are entire weeks (...)
Electric vehicles charged with renewable energy can reduce climate change significantly