Europe faces droughts, floods and storms as climate change accelerates

TheGuardian - Arthur Neslen - Wednesday 25 January 2017) Europe and northern hemisphere are warming at faster pace than the global average and ‘multiple climatic hazards’ are expected, says study. Europe’s Atlantic-facing countries will suffer heavier rainfalls, greater flood risk, more severe storm damage and an increase in “multiple climatic hazards”, according to the most comprehensive study of Europe’s vulnerability to climate change yet. ... den ganzen Artikel lesen