heat waves

If heat waves are the “new normal,” how can we cool our cities?

Sunset behind tall buildings in downtown Los Angeles, California on September 30, 2020. – … [+] A heat warning is in effect for Southern California as temperatures hit triple digits this week with potential stress on the power grid causing blackouts or blackouts. (Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP) (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty …

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(Xinhua) Heat waves send another warning on climate, highlighting need for green measures

Exceptional heat waves swept most of the Northern Hemisphere for several weeks, with hot weather crippling infrastructure, damaging food production and threatening energy security. * As a “wake-up call” for green cooperation in climate protection, food and energy security, extreme weather events highlight the need for joint global efforts to reduce emissions and shift to …

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Severe heat in the US: The heat in the Pacific Northwest will intensify this week while the Northeast is expected to see a relief

CNN – After scorching heat suffocated large swathes of the United States this weekend, the coming days are expected to bring milder temperatures in the Northeast, while temperatures in the Pacific Northwest will begin to rise. Severe temperatures broke several records over the weekend and prompted local officials to declare thermal emergencies. Cities baking under …

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