View of Collins Glacier in Antarctica
View of the melting Collins Glacier in Antarctica, showing the effects of climate change. Credit: UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe Photo Date: 09/11/2007 NICA ID: 160650 City: King George Island Country: Antarctica
Icebergs in Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon travelled to Greenland, where the melting of ice sheets is accelerating, to witness first-hand the impacts of climate change there. His visit aims to build momentum ahead of the Climate Summit which he is convening in September. A view of icebergs in Ilulissat Icefjord from the Secretary-General’s plane. NICA ID: 583941 City: Ilulissat Country: Greenland Credit: UN Photo/Mark Garten Photo Date: 25/03/2014
What If Global Temperatures Rose by 4 Degrees Celsius?
Photographs from AFP-REUTERS-GETTYIMAGES&AP World leaders will soon gather in Copenhagen in the hopes of coming up with a binding agreement aimed at limiting global warming to 2 degrees Celsius. But what if we're not successful? Kirsty Lewis of the Met Office Hadley Centre, a leading climate research group, introduces a new Flash map which shows what might happen should temperatures rise by 4 degrees Celsius. The impacts of climate change will be widespread across the globe. Emissions of…
Taken on a recent trip to the Pawnee Grasslands with my buddy James. It was so windy and cold that it made shooting tough. Even 1/500th of second shutter speeds with IS lenses felt like a losing battle. The shots turned out better than expected though. Wind power, new style.
Solar Farm, Brockville Ontario 2014
I was recently involved in a project to improve the electrical safety of high power inverters used on solar farms that generate electricity for grid tie applications. I had to do an inspection after dark, when the array was offline and while waiting for lockout, grabbed this as part of a series.
Bangui Windmills are located in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. It is also known as the NorthWind Bangui Bay Project, a project by the NorthWind Development Corporation as a practice renewable energy sources and to help reduce the greenhouse gases that cause global warming. The project is the first “Wind Farm” in the Philippines consisting of wind turbines on-shore facing the South China Sea and considered to be the biggest in Southeast Asia. The project sells electricity to the Ilocos…