United Nations says: Save the World, Cycle More

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issues wake up call to the world: reduce energy use, walk and cycle more.

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has issued a practical guide for what the world can do to reduce the impacts of climate change. Among the densely scientific recommendations are calls for Governments to reduce reliance on individualised motor transport and, instead, prioritise walking, cycling and public transport. Not only would such measures be good for the planet they would also make sound economic sense, said the panel of the world’s leading environmental scientists. Read more