The 2006 movie “An Inconvenient Truth” opened our eyes to the dangers of climate change. This month, Keppel Land is helping to bring its sequel to Singapore, where the effects of man-made pollution and climate change will take the form of soaring temperatures and increasingly unpredictable weather on our already tropical island. Here’s what you need to know about climate change, how it could affect you, and how you could fight it.
Hotter, wetter, more extreme
If you think Singapore’s hot now, you might want to prepare yourself for the worst. In 2015, the Centre for Climate Research Singapore painted a dire picture of life in the country if we do nothing to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.