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Shell Maps Radical Plan for its Energy Future & Ours: HYDROGEN by ClimateYou Senior Editor George Ropes

Royal Dutch Shell gets it; other Big Oil firms still do not. Shell sees hydrogen gas providing 10% of global energy consumption by 2070, with many cars, trucks, and even airplanes running on hydrogen, despite the current enthusiasm for battery-electric vehicles. Shell is being pushed by activist shareholders to be more transparent and more environmentally responsible. The

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How My Academic Major Relates to Climate Change by City Tech Blogger Eduardo Bravo

I am an applied chemistry major at New York City College of Technology. In this field of study, multiple applications are used to solve the problems of the world, from synthesizing new chemicals, to using medicine, or creating energy. One of those applications is analyzing the pH levels in rivers, oceans, and other bodies of

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What are the Biggest Risks/ Threats of Climate Change Facing Your Region ?by City Tech Blogger Jiaxin Huang

The rising sea level is becoming more of a concern in New York City. People are not only concerned over the rising level, but also the rate at which it is rising. Many cities along the coastline are particularly vulnerable to this issue. Scientist Erin Thead wrote an  article stating over the past two decades

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Resiliency on Tap for Cities Across the Globe by ClimateYou Editor Abby Luby

Clear and decisive pathways for cities to become resilient against climate change are spelled out in the new report “Climate Change and Cities (ARC3.2).” The the 800+ page report report was issued on March 6, 2018 by the Urban Climate Change Research Network (UCCRN) and is UCCRN’s Second Assessment Report (Cambridge University Press) where over

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CITY BY CITY: Cities on the Move to Adapt to Climate Change by ClimateYou Editor Abby Luby

They came from cities all over the world in a galvanized effort to take on climate change and affect a plan for low-carbon, resilient urban growth. This incredible summit happened last week at the Cities and Climate Change Science Conference (Cities IPCC, #CitiesIPCC) in Edmonton, Canada. This summit was the first of its kind where

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