Sydney floods show urgent need for climate action, Albanese says

SYDNEY (BLOOMBERG) – Australia’s prime minister warned that the floods leaving large swathes of Sydney submerged are still dangerous and yet another wake-up call for urgent action on climate change. Anthony Albanese said the government has requested defence personnel to aid clean-up efforts as he toured badly affected areas on the north-west outskirts of the […]

Sea level rise will affect coastal communities: Statesman contributors

NEW DELHI (THE STATESMAN/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Climate change has stamped its signature on the world’s oceans and atmosphere. A primary contributor to climate change is global warming, which modulates the wind and wave field patterns, sea surface temperature, and sea level pressure anomalies. These changes may result in oceanic warming and hasten the melting […]