Source: Gulf News - Replacing traditional diesel with biodiesel in trucks will reduce 22,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per yearIn conjunction with National Environmental Day, Dubai Municipality kicked off a new initiative that aims to replace the use of traditional diesel with biodiesel in tanks of big trucks.
Source: USA Today - Boston is used to snow, but not like this nearly 6 feet in two weeks, including the biggest two snowstorms since records began after the Civil War.
Source: Washington Post - One key concept that climate scientists and policymakers use to forecast future global warming and estimate how much we should reduce greenhouse-gas emissions is known as climate sensitivity.
Source: Reuters - French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius launched a round of global climate talks in Geneva on Sunday and warned that world security, as well as the environment, depended on their success.
Source: AFP - UN climate negotiators gathered in Geneva were urged Sunday to show urgency and compromise in crafting a draft by next week for a global pact to be signed in December.
Source: Deutsche Welle - UN negotiators are meeting in Geneva for a new round of talks this week. With 2014 recognised as the hottest year on record, there is increasing pressure for a global climate pact to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
Source: RTCC - With six days to create a draft agreement, officials ask countries to drop historic divides and start new era of cooperation
Source: L'Express - Les négociations sur le climat reprennent dimanche à Genève. Il s'agit de la première réunion formelle depuis deux mois. Elle est destinée à préparer le texte du grand accord que doivent signer en décembre à Paris 195 Etats, toujours divisés sur plusieurs points-clés.
Source: Voice of America - A new round of U.N.-sponsored negotiations to draft a climate change agreement to halt global warming has begun in Geneva.
Source: Al-Jazeera - Higher air temperatures mean rising clouds, altering the ecosystem by pushing flora and fauna toward higher ground
Source: PTI - The European Union today said it expects India and other emerging economies to contribute to the Green Climate Fund after 2020, stating that "geopolitical realities have changed significantly".
Source: RTCC - On Monday, Merkel visits the White House, where climate change is on the agenda. Will US president Barack Obama meet an advocate for ambition, or a protector of heavy industry?
Source: IANS - India can achieve the highest reduction in emission levels in Asia by 2050 by adopting agricultural practices that prevent the release of methane and nitrogen oxides into the atmosphere, a Japanese expert has said.
Source: Reuters - The world will take years to limit climate change to manageable levels, with no miracle fix at a Paris summit this year despite growing signs of action by governments and companies, the United Nations climate chief said on Thursday.
Source: RTCC - The UNs climate chief is confident all major economies will deliver their commitments towards a proposed global warming pact by a deadline of October 1 this year.
Source: EFEVerde - Esto es lo que contó Figueres en un briefing vía web con los periodistas que siguen las negociaciones climáticas, a dos días de que se reanuden en Ginebra para continuar gestando el embrión de acuerdo surgido de la Cumbre del Clima celebrada en Lima el pasado diciembre.
Source: Financial Times - The chief executive of Unilever, the maker of Dove soap and Lipton tea, has urged world leaders to slash greenhouse gas emissions to virtually zero within 35 years as global climate deal negotiations intensify.
Source: AP - Tempering expectations on a global climate deal in Paris this year, the U.N.'s top climate diplomat on Thursday warned against assuming the pact will suffice to prevent dangerous levels of warming.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Disasters resulting from climate change are pushing poor Indian families into poverty so deep that they are lured by traffickers into selling their children into bonded labour or prostitution, Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi said on Thursday.
Source: BusinessGreen - China is reportedly planning to target energy and aviation emissions among six industrial sectors when it launches its carbon trading scheme early next year.