Earth Overshoot Day: World’s 2019 resources ‘budget’ already spent

It has moved up by two months over the last 20 years and this year’s date of 29th July is the earliest ever

Earth Overshoot Day lands today!

Today marks the day when the planet has used up all its resources such as water, clean air and soils for the whole of 2017. The Global Footprint Network has calculated that ‘Earth Overshoot Day’ falls on 2nd August this year, claimed to be the earliest date yet. It suggests the world has used more […]