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Source: Al-Jazeera - As the deadliest-ever Ebola outbreak continues its spread in West Africa, evidence suggests that human impact on the environment may have played a role in the latest epidemic.
Source: INFOREGION - La Amazonía y el Cambio Climático articulación de la sociedad en la COP 20, es el título del III Encuentro Pan-amazónico que se realizará en Lima, este miércoles y jueves, con el objetivo de promover una mirada amplia y compartida sobre la Pan-Amazonía y fortalecer el protagonismo de la región en las negociones y acuerdos de la Conferencia de las Partes, evento que se realizará en la capital en diciembre del presente año.
Source: AlertNet - A global summit on women and climate, the first of its kind, opened on Sunday, bringing together some 80 activists working on women's rights, climate change and natural resources, in a bid to build alliances and raise the profile of female environmental leaders.
Source: RTCC - Climate change will increase inequality between men and women without action, says Finlands former climate chief
Source: Cleantechnica - MIT scientists and engineers have a new twist on phase-changing renewable technology. It combines the most efficient generation of solar steam to date by our favorite energy machine, the sun, and a new graphite-based collection system.
Source: Business Standard - The disparity between countries with unequal responsibility for causing climate change could get deeply embedded in the 2015 agreement if Equity Reference Framework is applied to measuring the justness of countries contributions.
Source: Forbes - With boundaries generally falling, U.S. firms are trying to sell their wares around the globe. But just how that expansion is financed is up for question with a movement now afoot that seeks to extract the U.S. government from the equation.
Source: GreenBiz - Professional sports leagues are not known to be green champions. But that is starting to change. Just recently, the National Hockey League presented its first sustainability report, sizing up its carbon footprint and showing ways to improve it.
Source: Cleantechnica - SolarReserve is bringing 20 MW of utility-scale solar power to El Salvadors Acajutla plant, while advancing its share of the Latin American solar market.
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Source: Daily Independent (Lagos) - Many observers are worried that five years after the promise made by developed countries to contribute a substantial amount to climate fund to help the poorer countries, they have not lived to their promise.
Source: RTCC - UN climate chief Christiana Figueres says a climate deal must create an equal economy for men and women
FEATURE: As climate talks heat up, experts debate if natural gas, fracking will turn brown economies green
Source: UN News Centre - The world faces a looming energy problem. Theres not enough of it. It also faces a looming climate change problem. Too much of it. Could natural gas and fracking technology be part of the solution to both challenges?
Source: Cyprus Mail - AS THE European Union revisits energy security in the wake of the Ukrainian crisis, its a timely reminder of Cyprus progress over recent years in boosting its own renewable energy industry to help decrease its reliance on imported fuels.
Source: BusinessGreen - Landmark energy bill promises to deliver huge surge in renewables and energy efficiency investment
Source: NZ Herald - A Tuvalu family has been granted New Zealand residency after claiming it would be affected by climate change if it returned home.