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Industry says renewables can boost EU energy security

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 07:59
Source: BusinessGreen - Trade bodies urge energy ministers to increase green energy ambition, after Ukraine crisis highlights EU's fossil fuel dependence
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Norway bets on global warming in Arctic oil and gas drive

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 07:59
Source: Reuters - Norway wants to let oil and gas companies drill in Arctic seas that were frozen as recently as the 1980s even though some climate experts say it is too early to trust global warming to keep the ice away.
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Funcionaria de la ONU: cambio climático trae efectos que no podemos predecir

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 07:59
Source: América noticias - Christiana Figueres, secretaria Ejecutiva de la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CCNUCC), responsabilizó a los gobiernos como entidades encargadas de definir las políticas nacionales e internacionales que contribuyan en favor de la naturaleza.
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The ‘black hole’ of Chinese carbon trading

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 07:59
Source: Financial Times - As prices languish in the largest carbon market in the EU and Australia ditches plans for a carbon tax, environmental activists have seized on China’s efforts as proof that action to tackle climate change is far from dead.
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Catastrophic collapse of West Antarctic ice sheet begins

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: Yahoo! News - The catastrophic collapse of the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet is underway, researchers say.
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UN climate treaty vital for global security, warns senior NATO official

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: RTCC - One of NATO’s most senior officials says militaries could find themselves overwhelmed by the scale of natural disasters if a global agreement to tackle climate change is not reached in Paris next year
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Pulgar Vidal: Lima tiene problemas serísimos de calidad de aire

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: RPP Noticias - El ministro del Ambiente, Manuel Pulgar Vidal, reconoció que Lima tiene serios problemas en calidad de aire, aunque evitó polemizar sobre la total certeza del estudio realizado por la Organización de la Salud (OMS) que así lo advirtió.
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La COP20 es una gran oportunidad y responsabilidad para el Perú

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: El Peruano - La vigésima Conferencia de las Partes (COP20) representa una gran responsabilidad y oportunidad para el Perú, afirmó la secretaria ejecutiva de la Convención Marco de Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático, Christiana Figueres, quien llegó a Lima para sostener reuniones con autoridades de alto nivel.
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Solar-powered roads: Coming to a highway near you?

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: CNN - As a kid growing up in the mid-1960s, Scott Brusaw would spend hours setting up miniature speedways on the living room carpet so that he could race his favorite slot cars up and down the electric tracks.
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Gobierno convoca a generar políticas nacionales sobre cambio climático

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: Radio FmBolivia - En apego a la Ley Marco de la Madre Tierra y Desarrollo Integral Para Vivir Bien, el Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Agua convocó a la población a generar políticas nacionales sobre temas enmarcados en el cambio climático, informaron el lunes fuentes oficiales.
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UNWTO helps fight climate change in Indonesia

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: Travel Daily Media - The UNWTO has hailed the success of a project in Indonesia designed to support tourism and fight climate change.
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Why society is failing to stop global warming, in one 90-second video (blog)

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
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Scientists Warn of Rising Oceans From Polar Melt

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: NY Times - A large section of the mighty West Antarctica ice sheet has begun falling apart and its continued melting now appears to be unstoppable, two groups of scientists reported on Monday.
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Investment in lowering carbon emissions could stimulate economic growth

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 07:59
Source: ABC Australia - Economic growth may struggle to meet the needs of a global population set to hit 9.5 billion by 2050.
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