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Modi says India to strike own path in climate battle

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 08:19
Source: Reuters - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi signaled on Monday he would not bow to foreign pressure to commit to cuts in carbon emissions, instead pledging to use more clean energy and traditional methods to lead the fight against climate change.
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Canada passed on U.S.-Mexico climate announcement: sources

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Reuters - Canada declined a U.S. invitation last week to jointly announce climate policy cooperation with Mexico, with Ottawa saying it has not yet finalized its own domestic strategy, sources from both countries familiar with the discussions said on Thursday.
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Western Canada's Glaciers Could Vanish by 2100

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: LiveScience - Canada's glacial ice draws millions of tourists and provides drinking water to two countries, but this important economic resource could disappear by the end of the 21st century, a new study finds.
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The Road to Paris: three myths about international climate talks

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
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The INDC road leading to Paris

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Livemint - Intended Nationally Determined Contributions will be the building blocks of the expected new international climate change agreement
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Six things needed to save the Great Barrier Reef

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Brisbane Times - Queensland researchers have laid out a plan to restore the Great Barrier Reef to its former glory, criticising the federal government's plan as "inadequate" and "short-sighted".
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California governor tells climate change deniers to wake up

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Guardian - As his state faces the worst drought in its history, with mandatory water rationing for residents and fears of destruction to the agricultural sector, California governor Jerry Brown had a message Sunday for climate change deniers: wake up.
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Custom ice makers feel heat from global warming

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Kyodo - While climate change is posing a global threat by melting polar ice, it is creating an ice crisis of a different kind in Japan.
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Leonardo DiCaprio Eco-Resort: Actor Unveils Groundbreaking Project In Belize

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Latin Times - Leonardo DiCaprio’s first love, before acting, is Planet Earth and for that he’s been trying to help the environment for a long time.
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Big nations’ climate pledge silent on finance, technology aid to developing world

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:59
Source: Economic Times - The climate action plans submitted by big emitters like the United States, European Union and Russia mark a serious commitment to inking a global deal at the year-end UN-sponsored climate negotiations in Paris.
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Western cities had hottest March on record

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: AP - While much of the nation shivered, many Western cities sweltered through their hottest March on record.
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Southeast Asia faces increasingly intense climate events: analysts

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Densely populated Southeast Asian island states such as Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan and the Philippines are likely to face more intense climate events in future, analysts said on Thursday.
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Guardian Media Group to ditch fossil fuels from $1.2 bln fund

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: Reuters - Guardian Media Group (GMG) said on Wednesday it would sell all the fossil fuel assets held in its 800 million pounds ($1.2 billion) investment fund as the UK media company looks to boost its sustainable investing.
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Germany’s G7 can ensure Paris climate deal is a success

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
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Syracuse to Drop Fossil Fuel Stocks From Endowment

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: NY Times - Syracuse University is dropping all fossil fuel stocks from its endowment, the university announced on Tuesday.
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WWF: Irresponsible food consumption fuels global climate change

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: EurActiv - Conservation organisation WWF says Germany’s eating habits are “fuel to the fire” for global climate change, with severe consequences for food security in developing countries.
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Jamaica gets going on emissions reduction

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: Jamaica Gleaner - JAMAICA HAS begun work to reduce its contributions to the fuel that fires global climate change - greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
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EU emissions fell five per cent in 2014 under trading scheme

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: Business Green - Greenhouse gas emissions policed by the European Union's carbon trading platform dropped by nearly five per cent last year despite a 1.3 per cent growth in GDP, new figures from the bloc suggested today.
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National environmental report to exclude carbon emissions

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 07:39
Source: NZ Herald - The government revealed this week that the topics of this year's national environmental report will exclude New Zealand's greenhouse gas emissions.
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