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France to axe coal subsidies while EU stalls

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 08:04
Source: EurActiv - The French Minister for Ecology, Ségolène Royal and the Prime Minister, Manuel Valls, announced the end of French aid for coal power during the presentation of their environmental roadmap for 2015, ahead of the Paris Climate Conference
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Partnership results in climate and disaster resilience plan for Nauru

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 08:04
Source: The Jet - The Republic of Nauru has launched its first ever national framework aimed at increasing the Pacific nation’s resilience to climate change and disaster risk.
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Le changement climatique abordé par le Pape et le président de Kiribati

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 08:04
Source: Radio Vatican - Le Saint-Père a reçu Anote Tong, le président de Kiribati, qui s'est ensuite entretenu avec le cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secrétaire d'Etat, accompagné de Mgr Paul Richard Gallagher, Secrétaire pour les rapports avec les Etats.
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Global warming won’t prevent massive snowstorms, study suggests

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: Boston Globe - When a historic blizzard dumps a record-breaking amount of snow on the region, it’s only a matter of time before someone ventures a wry joke about climate change. Maybe there’s an upside to a warmer world, after all? Less shoveling.
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Changing energy prices, oil and gas transportation infrastructure in focus at meeting

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: UPI - he U.S. needs more pipelines, railroads and other infrastructure to support the growth in domestic oil and natural gas production, transportation and energy industry leaders told a House infrastructure subcommittee Tuesday.
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Pastille verte et lutte contre le diesel: Manuel Valls ouvre la route vers une France plus verte

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: 20minutes.fr - Le Premier ministre a présenté ce matin la feuille de route issue de la Conférence environnementale
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La ONU abre el plazo para que los países envíen sus compromisos contra el cambio climático

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: EFE - Los cerca de 200 Estados que forman parte de la Convención Marco de la ONU sobre Cambio Climático (CMNUCC) ya pueden presentar sus compromisos de reducción de emisiones (INDC, por sus siglas en inglés) de cara al acuerdo global de lucha contra el calentamiento que se prevé adoptar en París a finales de año.
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No, climate models aren’t exaggerating global warming

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: Washington Post - Weather and climate agencies around the world have been almost unanimous in declaring 2014 the hottest year on record — something that has promoted considerable chagrin among climate change doubters.
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Experts hammer out agendas at Delhi summit for Paris climate talks

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: ANI - Environmentalists and policy makers met at the 15th Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS) to set agendas for the 2015 climate change summit in Paris as India plays an influential role in UN climate talks.
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Europe to reveal UN climate deal pledge on February 25

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: RTCC - Brussels set to be first bloc to reveal contribution to global emissions cutting deal as next set of UN talks draw close
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IKEA - building a better business through intelligent energy usage

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: power-technology.com - Having taken the top spot in the global furniture market, the company is looking to transform itself into a 'better' company by putting sustainability and energy efficiency at the top of its corporate agenda.
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Paris climate summit: missing global warming target 'would not be failure'

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: Guardian - The European Union climate chief says talks at a major climate summit in Paris this year will not be a failure even if governments fail to keep warming below the dangerous 2C threshold.
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Norway to cut climate pollution by 40 percent by 2030

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 08:49
Source: AP - Norway will cut its emissions of global warming gases by at least 40 percent by 2030, aligning itself with the target set by the European Union, the government said Wednesday.
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India offers two options for UN climate deal

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: thethirdpole.net - The Indian government is considering submitting two options to the UN on how it plans to tackle climate change – what it can do with its own resources, and what it can do if it gets finances and cheap technology transfers from developed countries
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World has not woken up to water crisis caused by climate change: IPCC head

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: Reuters - Water scarcity could lead to conflict between communities and nations as the world is still not fully aware of the water crisis many countries face as a result of climate change, the head of the U.N. panel of climate scientists warned on Tuesday.
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Minister says India 'walking the talk' on climate change

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: AFP - India's government on Tuesday defended its efforts to combat climate change after US President Barack Obama urged the country to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels.
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El responsable de la ONU descarta que no se logre un acuerdo sobre el clima en París

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: EFE - La secretaria de la Convención Marco sobre el Cambio Climático de las Naciones Unidas (UNFCCC), Christiana Figueres, descartó hoy que no se logre un acuerdo internacional contra el cambio climático en la cumbre de París que se celebrará a finales de año.
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Véhicules propres: Royal annonce le retour de la pastille verte

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: L'Express - La ministre de l'Ecologie, Ségolène Royal, annonce dans Le Parisien/Aujourd'hui en France de mercredi la mise en place "avant l'été" d'un "certificat vert" ou "qualité de l'air" à apposer sur les véhicules propres.
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UN climate change talks and the Paris deal – a guide

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: RTCC - Envoys from nearly 200 countries will descend on Geneva from February 8-13, tasked with crafting a draft of a proposed UN climate change pact.
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Modi-Obama's bulletproof summit: Was it climate-proof?

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 09:19
Source: IANS -
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