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Climate Change Already Having Profound Impacts on Lakes in Europe

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: Natonal Geographic - For perspective on how climate change is affecting lakes, those of us here in the U.S. can just look across the pond, where scientists and the agencies involved in meeting the European Union’s Water Framework Directive have amassed an impressive body of research on the topic.
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Corralling Carbon Before It Belches From Stack

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: NY Times - So much soot belched from the old power plant here that Mike Zeleny would personally warn the neighbors.
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Climate change is far from the only cause of a rapid rise in disasters

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:14
Source: Guardian - The world's population has nearly doubled in four decades, putting more people and property in harm's way
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Margareta Wahlstrom: how to write a UN climate deal

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: RTCC - Another UN climate deal is set for sign-off in March 2015 – and no one’s fighting about it. How is this possible?
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The heat is on — and we must act to keep our cool

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: London Evening Standard -
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Op-Ed: Sustainable Development and Agriculture in the Caribbean

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: Caribbean Journal -
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India Doubles Tax On Coal To Fund Clean Energy, Environmental Projects

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: Cleantechnica - 22,000 MW solar power capacity by 2022, a dedicated national-level program for promoting wind energy generation, implementation of the world’s largest solar power projects (with capacity of up to 4,000 MW), covering canals with solar panels, implementing dedicated transmission corridors for distributing electricity from renewable energy projects, and cleaning one of the largest rivers in India.
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Mark Ruffalo feels right at home bringing renewable energy message to NASCAR crowd

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: AP - Ruffalo and Stanford professor Mark Jacobson helped create the organization in 2011 to advocate for the transition to 100 percent clean, renewable energy. NASCAR has stepped up its environmental efforts over the years, and Ruffalo said he found a receptive audience at the race
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Himalayan geothermal potential untapped

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: SciDev.net - Thousands of megawatts of geothermal energy remain locked up in the Himalayas because of environmental considerations and lack of investment in research, say international geologists.
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World's first eco-friendly mosque opens in Dubai

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: IANS/bdnews24.com - The Khalifa Al Tajer Mosque on Bur Saeed Street in Deira saw some 3,500 worshippers attending the first Friday sermon by Sheikh Salih Al Maghamsi, imam of Madina's Quba Mosque.
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World Resources Forum To Be Held In Peru In October

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: Bernama - The Andean city of Arequipa will host this year's World Resources Forum (WRF) conference, science-based platform for sharing knowledge about the economic, political, social and environmental implications of global resource use.
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PHL- Government launches nationwide climate change advocacy campaign

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: Philippine Information Agency - “Correct information is the best way to combat climate change.” This was the message sent across media practitioners and public information officers during the media launch for the government’s climate change advocacy campaign held July 18 at the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) auditorium in Quezon City.
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New Peru law weakens environmental safeguards

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:59
Source: AP - Dozens of international groups, the United Nations, and even Peru's own citizen ombudsman are objecting to a new law that weakens environmental protections in the Andean nation even as it prepares to host international climate talks this year.
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Australia’s carbon reversal sets new tone for global climate talks

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 22:39
Source: Globe & Mail - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s move to repeal his country’s carbon tax provides an international boost for the Harper government, which has regularly attacked opponents who propose putting a price on emissions in Canada.
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Australia’s carbon reversal sets new tone for global climate talks

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 22:39
Source: Globe & Mail - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s move to repeal his country’s carbon tax provides an international boost for the Harper government, which has regularly attacked opponents who propose putting a price on emissions in Canada.
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Australia’s carbon reversal sets new tone for global climate talks

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 22:39
Source: Globe & Mail - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s move to repeal his country’s carbon tax provides an international boost for the Harper government, which has regularly attacked opponents who propose putting a price on emissions in Canada.
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Australia’s carbon reversal sets new tone for global climate talks

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 22:19
Source: Globe & Mail - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s move to repeal his country’s carbon tax provides an international boost for the Harper government, which has regularly attacked opponents who propose putting a price on emissions in Canada.
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Australia’s carbon reversal sets new tone for global climate talks

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 22:19
Source: Globe & Mail - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s move to repeal his country’s carbon tax provides an international boost for the Harper government, which has regularly attacked opponents who propose putting a price on emissions in Canada.
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Australia’s carbon reversal sets new tone for global climate talks

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 22:14
Source: Globe & Mail - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s move to repeal his country’s carbon tax provides an international boost for the Harper government, which has regularly attacked opponents who propose putting a price on emissions in Canada.
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