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Africa has ‘no responsibility’ for climate change: Sisi

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 09:04
Source: Cairo Post - “African countries have no historical responsibility for global warming,” said President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi Wednesday.
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Make 2015 the year we did our best for the planet

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 09:04
Source: Scotsman -
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Nineteen EU nations hand out 500 mln free 2015 CO2 permits

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Reuters - Nineteen countries, including Germany, Britain and France, have so far handed out a total of around 500 million free European Union carbon permits to industry to cover their 2015 emissions, European Commission data showed on Tuesday.
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Senate committee battles over climate change transparency

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Boston Globe - In a new chapter in Congress’s battle over climate change and how to address it, senators on the Environment and Public Works Committee are dueling over scientific conflicts of interest and academic freedom.
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Grandmother walks across country for climate awareness

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Sun-Sentinel - To raise awareness about climate change, Wellington resident Kathe Thompson walked for eight months across 3,000 miles, from Los Angeles to Washington D.C., with the Great March for Climate Action.
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Focus on green tech to tackle climate change, says UK's climate adviser

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Guardian - Green technology should be as much a focus of tackling climate change as the United Nations negotiations leading up to a crunch conference in Paris this December, the UK’s top foreign office adviser on climate said on Tuesday.
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Prospects For A Paris Climate Deal Are Good - But They Could Be Better

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Forbes -
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Tutu joins Harvard divestment push

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: The Australian - A PUSH for Harvard University to divest its massive $36bn endowment of interests in 200 fossil fuel companies is building ahead of two days of civil disobedience scheduled for April.
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China in Talks to Determine Top Climate Negotiator for Paris

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Bloomberg - China, the world’s biggest carbon emitter, is in discussions to determine a top negotiator for climate talks in Paris at the end of this year.
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More ASEAN countries adopt the 2050 Pathways Calculator

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: SciDev.net - More South-East Asian countries are adopting the 2050 Pathways Calculator, a web-based tool to help determine how their energy and related economic strategies will impact on greenhouse gas emissions ahead of the UN climate summit in Paris later this year.
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India doubles coal tax to promote renewables

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:24
Source: BusinessGreen - India is set to double tax on coal production and use the revenues to promote clean energy and electric vehicles
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What Are The Financial Risks Of Climate Change?

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:24
Source: International Business Times - In a blink, trillions of dollars in investments become worthless. Stock markets reel as banks play "hot potato" with once-lucrative assets they now can't unload quickly enough.
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Christiana Figueres: We need a climate deal for the people of Guiuan

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: RTCC - UN climate chief says visit to typhoon-hit Philippines demonstrates why a deal to curb global warming in Paris is essentia
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First global solar flight plans to take off on Saturday

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Gulf News - The first solar flight on a global trip may take off from Abu Dhabi on Saturday (March 7), subject to weather conditions.
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All 6,000 Mosques in Jordan Will Soon Go Solar

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Solarenergy.net - Unlike many of its Middle Eastern neighbors, Jordan is not blessed with copious oil and gas resources
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Interview: Egypt aims to benefit from China expertise in environmental issues

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Xinhua - Egypt seeks to benefit from the highly-advanced Chinese expertise in various environmental issues, Egyptian Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy told Xinhua in an interview on Monday.
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PH may seek int'l aid to address climate change

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Philippine Star - The Philippines may tap foreign funding to help address the effects of climate change, especially in vulnerable areas, as the Department of Budget and Management has released P1.15 billion to the Department of Public Works and Highways to boost infrastructure projects in areas affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda.
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What Are INDCs and Why Will You Be Talking About Them This Year?

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
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The United Nations' Hand in Hand with Emirati Youth

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Zawya - How the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working with the Government of Dubai to train the future low-carbon leaders to facilitate green economic development.
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The Philippines: ramping up climate resilience (commentary)

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Inquirer.net -
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