August 2022

Heat and Human Health

Saturday, August 27, 2022

A scorching summer across North America and Europe this year has provided a stark reminder that a warming climate can have severe consequences not only for the environment but for human health. As hot days become hotter and more frequent, the harmful effects on the human body are only expected to intensify—especially in highly urbanized […]

Dominican Republic: Focusing on Renewables

Saturday, August 27, 2022

Prices are high for oil, natural gas, and coal—all the more reason to accelerate the transition to renewable energy. That is a growing priority for the Dominican Republic, which takes the helm of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA) for the next two years.   The Dominican Republic still generates most of […]