Articles in topic: Climate Change

280 CSOs from 47 Countries Call on Japanese Government to Reject Financing for Cirebon and Indramayu Coal Plants in West Java, Indonesia

On March 23, Indonesian and Japanese CSOs submitted an international petition signed by 280 CSOs from 47 countries to Japanese government, to call on JBIC and JICA not to finance the Cirebon expansion coal-fired power plant (1,000 MW) and the Indramayu expansion coal-fired power plant (1,000 MW), both located in West Java, Indonesia. 

Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math: three simple numbers that add up to global catastrophe and make it clear who the real enemy is

This now infamous article appeared on the cover of the Rolling Stone, outlining the three simple numbers that add up to global disaster. The global carbon reserves held by fossil fuel companies heavily outweighs the amount of carbon we can afford to burn in order to keep global warming below two degrees, clearly identifying the fossil fuel industry as the enemy in the fight to stop catastrophic climate change.