Record Breaking Hottest Month for The Planet

According to NOAA’s recent report, July 2019 has shattered the record for the hottest month to date in terms of temperature of the planet. The average global temperature of July 2019 was 1.7 degrees Fahrenheit more than the global average of the 20th Century, making it the hottest July in in 140 years. The previous…

Cool Technology to fight Climate Change

As we all know we are always advancing in technology as humans. Creating change through cool new gadgets, IT solutions and AI is always on the minds of innovators. Just look at Elon Musk and his brilliance has been put to practical use with Tesla electric cars. Tesla has grown from $15 Million in 2008…

Carbon Tax in Canada

As we all know living in Canada, the Liberal Party of Canada has implemented Carbon Tax to which the Conservative Party of Canada has been causing opposition to the plan. To all those who do not know the political dilemma with regards to the implementation of Carbon Tax, Justin Trudeau the Prime Minister of Canada…

Climate Change Crisis in Canada

The change in the Canadian climate is rapid and temperatures are rising twice as fast as the global average. Thawing of the permafrost is taking place, with extreme hot temperatures and lots of precipitation. According to the expert panel on climate change risks and adaptation potential, there are 12 major areas of risks in Canada….

Deforestation

As we all should know, forests give us a wealth of benefits such as providing oxygen and absorbing human emitted greenhouse carbon dioxide. They also help in reducing land slides by keeping the ground through their strong roots and provide a habitat for about 80% of animal species. They are also the best tool in…

Current Air Quality Statistics

Just recently, Canada and the State of California has signed a new Clean Air pact. After seeing that on the news, I was inspired to research and write about the current air quality statistics across the globe. When we talk about pollution, the air quality of the air we breathe comes into question. There are…

Current Status of Plastic Pollution

Are plastics finally about to go the way of the dodo bird? It seems that nations across the world are finally taking actions against plastic. Just recently, one of my home countries Canada is banning single use plastics by 2021. Single use plastics especially are finally being regulated across the globe, which is super exciting….

Welcome to My New Environment Blog

“If we do not act now, future generations will look around and back at us and say, You knew this – you knew what was going to happen to the planet and you decided to ignore it?” — Al Gore. This is the first post on my newest blog. I have never written a blog…