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Zhang Yong favourite to replace Xie as China climate envoy in Paris

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 09:19
Source: RTCC - Veteran Communist Party official set to take control of Beijing’s negotiating team as talks enter critical phase
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SE Asia has central role in global climate fight

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 09:19
Source: Straits Times - Southeast Asia's huge and growing demand for energy will set the tone for the global fight against climate change, the United Nations climate chief said yesterday, and the region needs to plan energy investments carefully or risk higher health costs, more damage from extreme weather and loss of competitiveness.
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France’s Hollande visits ‘Yolanda’-hit Eastern Samar town

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: Inquirer.net - Guiuan, Philippines–French President Francois Hollande on Friday visited a remote Philippine town devastated by one of the world’s strongest typhoons, seeking to sound a global alarm on climate change ahead of a crucial UN summit.
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Planet Earth is a sick patient due to climate change, says Prince Charles

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: Press Association/Guardian - Speaking at Royal Society event on health and climate change, prince says that failure to act on global warming would be ‘death sentence’ for the planet
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Pope Francis Climate Change Poll 2015: Where America Stands On Controversial Issue Now

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: International Business Times - Right after Christmas in 2014, many were surprised when Pope Francis said people should take “action on moral and scientific grounds,” which wasn't surprising considering the Catholic Church isn’t generally considered to be forward-thinking when it comes to science
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Aquino, Hollande launch Manila call to action on climate change

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: philstar.com - President Benigno Aquino III and visiting French President Francois Hollande on Thursday called on the rest of the world to act on climate change.
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Cooler Pacific has slowed global warming, briefly - study

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: Reuters - A natural cooling of the Pacific Ocean has contributed to slow global warming in the past decade but the pause is unlikely to last much longer, U.S. scientists said on Thursday.
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World Bank seeks $500 million for African weather services

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - The World Bank is working with other development finance institutions to raise some $500 million to modernise weather and flood forecasting services in Africa.
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France and Philippines call for “ambitious” UN climate deal

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: RTCC - Presidents Hollande and Aquino joined forces to urge all countries to sign up to “universal” deal in Paris this December
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Indigenous carbon farming project still burning bright despite market uncertainty

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: ABC Australia - One of the Northern Territory's longest running carbon farming projects is gearing up for another season, but for the first time it is not working with a fixed price on carbon.
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Failure in Paris would be grave, warns US climate envoy

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: Financial Times - Failure to agree an international deal in Paris this year would have grave consequences for UN negotiations to counter global warming, the US special envoy for climate change has warned.
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Climate Finance Tops $35 Billion a Year, U.S. Envoy Says

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:54
Source: Bloomberg - Industrial nations are delivering more than a third of the $100 billion in annual aid they’ve pledged by 2020 for climate-related projects in developing nations, a senior U.S. State Department envoy said.
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European Parliament hopes to revive carbon market in 2019

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: EurActv - The European Parliament's Environment Committee has called for the withdrawal of 1.7 billion carbon quotas in 2019. This proposal must be negotiated in the Council before being adopted.
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Polish PM says no case for early reform of EU carbon market

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: Reuters - Poland's prime minister has asked the European Commission to stick to the original start date for reforms to the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS), a day after members of the European Parliament backed earlier action.
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How Indigenous philosophy could help us understand climate change

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: Guardian - Cut the Sky, a new dance work premiering at the Perth festival, draws on Indigenous Australian traditions to help audiences apply emotion, rather than cold logic, to climate change
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What Do Apple, Citi and Shell Have in Common?

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
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Experts weigh in on Malaysia’s erratic weather – Bernama

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: BERNAMA - Malaysia has been experiencing erratic weather patterns of late, some of which have never before been witnessed.
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Don’t take lightly climate change, global warming, warns Najib

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: BERNAMA - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today warned that climate change and global warming could no longer be viewed lightly.
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French President Hollande in Philippines to promote fight against climate change

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: AFP - President Francois Hollande arrived in the Philippines on Thursday, accompanied by two of France's leading actresses, to promote the fight against climate change ahead of a crucial summit of world leaders.
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Europe releases vision for Paris climate change deal

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:19
Source: RTCC - Brussels climate chief Canete says US and China must follow EU and reveal commitments to a 2015 UN pact
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