Morning summary: More than 1,700 American cities and towns are at risk from rising sea levels, according to a study which says the fate of some cities is already sealed
New research predicts a surge in heat-related deaths in epicentre of New York City
Working output could be reduced by 20% in USA if high end predictions of global warming become reality
Mayor Mike Bloomberg reveals plans for a fifth of new parking slots in the city to have battery chargers – perfect for a Tesla Model S
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie attacks Federal Government for slow delivery of funds to storm affected areas
Music video collaboration between Eminem and Kenyan hip hop group TS1 offers timely reminder to New York’s Christmas shoppers about climate impacts.
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The Hurricane Sandy Frankenstorm may not help scientist’s link storm frequency and climate change but it could be a painful demonstration of what New York can expect if extreme weather becomes the norm
Week of events lined-up as 123 world leaders gather for the UN General Debate.
Rising sea levels, increased storms surges and temperature rises will make New York a very different place in 2080, says a new report from Cornell University’s ClimAid group.