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Source: RTCC - It was heartening to see some interest in climate change in Sloane Square one of Londons richest neighbourhoods, better known for Russian oligarchs than eco-warriors.
Source: BusinessGreen - Investing in renewables adds half a job per gigawatt hour of electricity generated, report claims, with around 10 jobs created for every £1m invested
Source: Cleantechnica - The new Indian government is taking serious initiatives to boost the power sector, which is in dire need of financial and structural reforms. A large number of these reforms will be implemented in the renewable energy sector.
Source: NZ Herald - As of now, the top three most widely used search engines, by a considerable margin, are Google, Yahoo and Microsoft's Bing.
Source: La Razón - El ministro de Medio Ambiente y Agua, José Antonio Zamora, pidió a los países desarrollados, a nombre de Bolivia, recursos económicos para afrontar los problemas del cambio climático en el mundo. La autoridad participó de la cumbre PreCOP en Venezuela.
Source: IANS - An international conference on "mountain people adapting to change" kicked off in Kathmandu Sunday, aiming at providing a platform to discuss best ways to help mountain communities to deal with adverse impacts of climate change.
Source: Economic Times - India was firming up its stand which it will present in the crucial UN conference on climate change to be held in Peruvian capital Lima next month, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.
Source: AFP - Philippine climate change envoy Naderev Sano will on Saturday reach ground zero of the strongest typhoon ever to hit land, completing an epic march he believes will help spur global warming action.
SABIC wins CDM registration for innovative carbon reduction project; demonstrates commitment to low carbon economy
Source: Zawya - An innovative carbon reduction project initiated by SABIC at its manufacturing affiliate, Al-Jubail Fertilizer Company (Al-Bayroni), has been registeredby the Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).
Source: Arab News - The undersecretary of Meteorology and Environment Protection for Environment and Sustainable Development Affairs, Abdul Bassette Al-Sairafi, has urged all Arab countries to take a unified stance against the high pollution rates and develop a clear strategy to face environment challenges.
Source: UPI - The icebergs are melting and the sea levels are rising. Studies show droughts could become longer and more frequent, coastal storms more damaging, and forest fires more expansive. Now, researchers say climate change is also likely to bring about more pollen-induced sneezing.
Source: Guardian - A year after typhoon Haiyan devastated central areas of the Philippines, aid workers and officials are warning that millions of people are still living in temporary shelters and evacuation centres.
Source: AFP - The next 20 years must see a "critical" investment shift from high- to low-carbon energy sources to limit damaging global warming, Nicholas Stern, an authority on the economics of climate change, said Thursday.
Source: UN News Centre - From the contamination of land to the plundering of natural resources, the environment has long been a silent casualty of war, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon affirmed today as he warned that the fast-changing dynamic of contemporary conflict required steadfast solutions for future peacebuilding and sustainable development.
Source: IPS - Carlos Menjívar has been ferrying people in his boat for 20 years in this fishing village in western El Salvador surrounded by ocean, mangroves and wetlands, which is suffering the effects of environmental degradation.
Source: El Sol de Margarita - Luego de una ardua jornada de trabajo, los movimientos sociales y representantes ministeriales de 47 países del mundo se sentaron este jueves en una misma mesa a debatir sobre el cambio climático.
Source: HNGN.com - Solar technology continues to evolve, as next Wednesday, Nov. 12, will see the opening of the first bike path in the world to run on solar energy in the Netherlands.
Source: International Business Times - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, has been a leading voice in discussions about global warming since the panel was formed 26 years ago, and it has devoted countless hours and resources to understanding the planets complex and ever-changing environment.
Source: AFP - "Je suis un climato-volontaire", a déclaré le ministre, en rappelant que la France accueillerait fin 2015 la conférence de l'ONU sur le climat où un accord déterminant pour l'avenir de la planète doit être scellé.
Source: El Peruano - El distrito más verde de Lima, San Borja, es el espacio reservado para ser la sede oficial de la COP20: 90,000 metros cuadrados diseñados en el Cuartel General del Ejército exclusivamente para la cita mundial, que se realizará del 1 al 12 de diciembre.