Carbon Dioxide Consumed More Than Previously Thought

Carbon Dioxide Consumed More Than Previously Thought

NASA found 1.4 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide to be consumed by the forests alone, which is more than researchers previously thought, the total planet’s consumption being 2.5 billion metric tons yearly. A study conducted by David Schimel with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, first of its kind, using a variety of models, data and […]

Deforestation Threatens the Planet

Deforestation Threatens the Planet

Always a matter of concern, the topic of deforestation and its potential threats to the planet has gained more urgency. A recent report, titled Effects of Tropical Deforestation on Climate and Agriculture, was published in the journal Nature Climate Change, on Dec. 21. It lays out in plain and disturbing language the activities that are […]

Carbon Dioxide and Denmark’s Plan for 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050

Carbon Dioxide and Denmark’s Plan for 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050

Studies have shown that levels of carbon dioxide currently in the atmosphere are at an all time high. The time for change regarding energy choices is now. One nation has already taken up the charge to change the way we create and use energy. Denmark is leading the world in making changes regarding energy sources. […]