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UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: The Economist - Our guide to the actions that have done the most to slow global warming.
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Climate change takes center stage in New York next week

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: USA Today - Climate change will take center stage in New York City next week with a triple-header of events intended to shine a spotlight on global warming.
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China cautious on fresh commitments ahead of climate change summit

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: South China Morning Post - China’s top climate change official on Friday stopped short of signalling new commitments ahead of next week’s UN climate summit, saying Beijing would explain “some positive actions” it will take after 2020.
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Investors call for climate change deal

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: The Guardian - More than 340 institutions managing £15tn of assets say governments must put a ‘meaningful’ price on carbon.
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A Clarion Call From the Climate Change Frontline

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: The Huffington Post - This is the transcript of a video "address to the world" released by President Loeak on 18 September 2014 ahead of the UN Secretary-General's Climate Summit.
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International Panel says Urgent Action Needed to Mitigate Climate Change

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: Voice of America - A leading climate scientist warns failure to act on reducing threats from climate change will have disastrous global consequences. He said the science on climate change is solid and inaction is no solution.
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India's farmers beating climate change with technology

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: BBC News - Farmers in the northern Indian state of Haryana have been getting help from new technology, like the GreenSeeker - a handheld gadget that works as a crop sensor.
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Prince Charles will tell leaders climate action is ‘only rational choice’

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: The Guardian - Action on climate change is not bad for business, it is “the only rational choice”, Prince Charles will tell a summit of world leaders meeting to discuss the issue.
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Ban Enlisting Business on Climate Change May Win UN Pact

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: Bloomberg - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s strategy to forge a global climate agreement by 2015 will enter a new phase next week when more than 120 world leaders meet in New York to discuss greenhouse gas cuts.
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Julie Bishop rejects UN request to strengthen Australian climate targets

UNFCCC headlines - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:54
Source: The Age - Australia is refusing to take a plan for deeper cuts to greenhouse gas emissions to a special world leaders' climate summit in New York next week, rejecting calls from United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
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NREL Industry Growth Forum Attracts Clean Energy Entrepreneurs and Investors

NREL - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 08:00
Thirty clean energy companies will present their business cases to a panel of investors and industry experts Oct. 28 and 29 in Denver, as the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) hosts its annual Industry Growth Forum.
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Kiribati President's Arctic expedition to observe climate change

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 09:09
Source: Radio Australia - His voyage is a precursor to the UN Climate Summit in New York, just five days away, where he will urge large nations to cosider how climate change impacts small island nations like his.
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Global Warming Changes the Way Sharks Swim

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 09:09
Source: Discovery News - Sharks exposed to ocean water acidified by too much carbon dioxide alter their behavior, swimming in longer spurts than sharks in typical ocean water, particularly during their nighttime wanderings.
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New Hydrogen Production Method Could Help Store Renewable Energy

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 09:09
Source: Huffington Post - Scientists at Scotland's University of Glasgow say they've found a new way to produce hydrogen from clean, renewable energy sources.
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Busy Days Precede a March Focusing on Climate Change

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 09:09
Source: The New York Times - In a three-story warehouse in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, hundreds of people are working to turn the People’s Climate March planned for Sunday into a visual spectacle.
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The silence on climate change is deafening. It's time for us to get loud (opinion)

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:54
Source: The Guardian - In Dr Seuss’s parable, it take all of Whoville to make enough noise to save their planet. How much will it take to save ours?
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Is global warming causing COLDER winters? Melting ice is destabilising the polar vortex, study claims

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:54
Source: Daily Mail - Global warming could be triggering increasingly cold winters in some parts of the world, scientists have claimed. Researchers have discovered a link between rising ocean temperatures, and a large pocket of cold air known as the polar vortex.
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Podesta: Obama to Tout Global Warming 'Resilience' at U.N. Climate Summit

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:54
Source: National Journal - A top White House adviser said President Obama will use next week's United Nations climate summit in New York City to push initiatives aimed at helping nations bolster their defenses against climate-related risks.
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Clean Energy Is a 100 Percent American Success Story (opinion)

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:54
Source: Huffington Post - Across the nation, American businesses, families, and communities are embracing clean, renewable energy that is homegrown, healthy, and can never run out. By finding alternatives to fossil fuels that pollute our air and disrupt our climate, they are showcasing the single most practical way to tackle climate change, starting now.
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Why Exxon is betting on a higher carbon price than Google

UNFCCC headlines - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:54
Source: Business Spectator - As carbon markets spring up across the world, companies are increasingly being made to pay to emit greenhouse gases. To keep one step ahead, many already factor a carbon price into their investment decisions.
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