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Hot or Cool is an action-oriented group of experts who undertake science-based actions to address the transition towards sustainable ways of living which limit the global temperature rise to below 1.5 degrees Celsius and the ecological footprint within one planet.

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Comparing nutrition carbon footprints of different countries

What are characteristics of feeding habits in Finland, Japan, Brazil, India and China and how do the nutrition footprints in the countries compare to each other? Figure 1 The 1.5-Degree Lifestyles Technical Report elaborates on the average lifestyle carbon footprints by comparing the footprints of different domains in a variety of countries. Nutrition is defined […]

23.06.2020: Webinar with UN on Leadership on Sustainable Living

1.5-degree living and opportunities from visionaries in a post COVID world Hot or Cool is partnering with the United Nations Environment Programme and IKEA on a webinar to launch a webinar series on leadership for transitioning to sustainable living. Save the date! Webinar: 23.06.2020, 13.30 – 14.45 (CET) Registration is now closed. A recording of […]

1.5-Degree Lifestyles Report Published

If the world is to keep climate change at manageable levels before the middle of the century, changes in lifestyles are not only inevitable, but would need to be radical, and start immediately. Considering current consumption levels, citizens in many developed countries would have to cut their lifestyle carbon footprints by about 80-90% or more, […]