Improving cities’ green infrastructure could save up to US$22 trillion and cut the same amount in carbon pollution as
’s entire yearly greenhouse gas emissions, economists predicted Tuesday. India
The Global Commission on Climate and Economy, made up of former finance ministers and leading research institutions, discovered that climate-smart changes, like broadened public transport, energy-saving buildings and more efficient waste management, could boost economic development and improve quality of life, as well as reduce pollution.
Taking a cue from pope’s call to action, bishops ask legislators to say yes to proposed legislation that would reduce emissions and residents’ energy use