This article discusses climate change and what some people are doing to fight it.
The heat wave, demonstrative of broader climate changes, is sweeping large parts of North America. Across the Atlantic, France last month saw an all-time high temperature of 113 degrees. In Italy, 16 cities issued heat-related alerts in June, and several regions of Germany, Poland and Switzerland experienced record high temperatures. Meanwhile, Spain battled its biggest wildfires in 20 years. Yet the news isn’t all grim. From Bangalore to Manhattan, revolutions in renewable energy, reforestation and water usage are offering hope. OZY’s series “The New Frontiers of Climate Change” focuses on people and teams around the world who are coming up with surprising but potentially game-changing ways to fight global warming.