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  1. Earth is warming at 5 nuclear bombs per second = 5X more than 1968 – 1992

    Greenhouse gases have gone up 45% in 30 years

    66% of humans will live in water stressed areas by 2025

    Ice is melting 1 million tons per minute per year

    Europe gets 50% of its renewable electricity burning imported trees

    Europe burns 80% of recycled plastic & paper for electricity

    Europe burns 50% of its palm oil shipments in cars & trucks

    It takes tree plantations 30 years to recoup 10% of their carbon offset

    Wildfire suppression cannot be scaled up for future wildfire scenarios

    10 years cutting air pollution in China raised global north temps 0.1 °C

    Abrupt permafrost thaw not modelled

    Only 4% of total global energy is renewable and only 2% is solar and wind

    15% of total global energy will be renewable by 2040

    28% of total global energy will be renewable by 2050

    96% of mammals are livestock and human by weight ( Ecowatch 2018 )

    96% of tigers gone in 100 years ( IFL Science 2019 )

    90% of elephants gone in 100 years ( Hurriet 2019 )

    90% of lions gone in 100 years ( African Impact 2019 )

    90% of Leatherback sea turtles gone since 1980 ( Earth Watch undated )

    90% of Monarch Butterflies gone in 20 years ( Inhabitat 2014 )

    80% of Antarctic Krill gone in 30 years ( Research Gate 2005 )

    77% of Eastern lowland gorillas gone since 1996 ( Treehugger 2020 )

    68% of world’s wildlife has been wiped out since 1970 ( Mongabay 2020 )

    50% of Marine vertebrates gone since 1970 ( WWF 2015 )

    50% of Great Barrier Reef gone since 1985 ( Live Science 2012 )

    40% of Giraffes gone since 1990 ( NRDC 2019 )

    40% less insects in next 30 years ( PNAS 2019 )

    4% of mammals are wildlife ( Vegan News 2020 )

    sources available at Loki's Revenge blog

    Petrochemical growth has been 7X human population growth for 20 years
    if you want to learn more about petrochemicals and child health go there

    2020 : Greenhouse gases up 45% in 30 years

    2020 : Fossil fuels have been 80% of global energy for 25 years

    2020 : 4% of global energy is renewable after 30 years trying

    2020 : Electricity is 20% of total global energy

    2020 : 2% of global energy is solar and wind after 20 years trying

    2020 : Oncoming water stress threatens 50% of thermal power capacity

    *2025 : 66% of the globe will live in water stressed areas
    *

    2030 : Runaway hothouse mass extinction starts at 1.5 °C

    2020 : Emissions must go down 50% in 10 years to stay under 1.5 °C

    2040 : 15% of global energy will be renewable

    2050 : 28% of global energy will be renewable

    27 Nobel Prize winning economists support James Hansen’s dividends, including: 3,589 U.S. Economists, 4 Former Chairs of the Federal Reserve and ALL 15 Former Chairs of the Council of Economic Advisers

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