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China in Talks to Determine Top Climate Negotiator for Paris

UNFCCC headlines - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: Bloomberg - China, the world’s biggest carbon emitter, is in discussions to determine a top negotiator for climate talks in Paris at the end of this year.
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More ASEAN countries adopt the 2050 Pathways Calculator

UNFCCC headlines - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:44
Source: SciDev.net - More South-East Asian countries are adopting the 2050 Pathways Calculator, a web-based tool to help determine how their energy and related economic strategies will impact on greenhouse gas emissions ahead of the UN climate summit in Paris later this year.
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India doubles coal tax to promote renewables

UNFCCC headlines - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:24
Source: BusinessGreen - India is set to double tax on coal production and use the revenues to promote clean energy and electric vehicles
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What Are The Financial Risks Of Climate Change?

UNFCCC headlines - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:24
Source: International Business Times - In a blink, trillions of dollars in investments become worthless. Stock markets reel as banks play "hot potato" with once-lucrative assets they now can't unload quickly enough.
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Christiana Figueres: We need a climate deal for the people of Guiuan

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: RTCC - UN climate chief says visit to typhoon-hit Philippines demonstrates why a deal to curb global warming in Paris is essentia
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First global solar flight plans to take off on Saturday

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Gulf News - The first solar flight on a global trip may take off from Abu Dhabi on Saturday (March 7), subject to weather conditions.
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All 6,000 Mosques in Jordan Will Soon Go Solar

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Solarenergy.net - Unlike many of its Middle Eastern neighbors, Jordan is not blessed with copious oil and gas resources
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Interview: Egypt aims to benefit from China expertise in environmental issues

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Xinhua - Egypt seeks to benefit from the highly-advanced Chinese expertise in various environmental issues, Egyptian Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy told Xinhua in an interview on Monday.
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PH may seek int'l aid to address climate change

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Philippine Star - The Philippines may tap foreign funding to help address the effects of climate change, especially in vulnerable areas, as the Department of Budget and Management has released P1.15 billion to the Department of Public Works and Highways to boost infrastructure projects in areas affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda.
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What Are INDCs and Why Will You Be Talking About Them This Year?

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
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The United Nations' Hand in Hand with Emirati Youth

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Zawya - How the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working with the Government of Dubai to train the future low-carbon leaders to facilitate green economic development.
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The Philippines: ramping up climate resilience (commentary)

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: Inquirer.net -
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Researchers Link Syrian Conflict to a Drought Made Worse by Climate Change

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: NY Times - Drawing one of the strongest links yet between global warming and human conflict, researchers said Monday that an extreme drought in Syria between 2006 and 2009 was most likely due to climate change, and that the drought was a factor in the violent uprising that began there in 2011.
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La Francophonie face aux défis environnementaux en Afrique

UNFCCC headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:04
Source: RFI - L’Afrique commémore ce 3 mars la Journée africaine de l’environnement, rebaptisée depuis 2012 Journée Wangari Maathai.
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REEEP Solar E-Bike Venture Opens in Hanoi

REEEP - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:45

REEEP and Caritas Switzerland announced the opening of the Bach Khoa solar-powered e-bike station in Hanoi, Vietnam on February 12th, 2015. The venture, based in an innovative business model for recharging and servicing e-bikes in Hanoi, was made possible by the generous support of the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs. The solar e-bike system is a prime example of how the REEEP and SECO mission to provide crucial aid for market development and business innovation has enabled cutting-edge market-oriented solutions to environmental and development challenges.

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CKB Group releases 2014 Annual Workshop Report

REEEP - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:13

This report summarizes the discussions and conclusions from the 2014 Climate Knowledge Brokers workshop, held from 4-5 October 2014. The workshop was jointly organized by Climate Knowledge Brokers Group Coordination Hub, the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN), and was hosted by the Institute for Development Studies (IDS) in Brighton, UK. 

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Malaysia should table climate change motion at Asean summit: researchers

UNFCCC headlines - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 09:19
Source: Bernama - Some environmental researchers want the Malaysian Government to table a motion for a joint study among Asean countries on the global climate change and its impact on the region's socio-economy during the Asean Summit here later this year.
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Awareness on causes of climate change vital

UNFCCC headlines - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 09:19
Source: Daily News (Tanzannia) - COMMUNITIES seem not to understand they are responsible for climate change even in places where deforestation is going on at an alarming rate.
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Al Gore and Michael Bloomberg are Helping Indian Solar Power Expand

UNFCCC headlines - Mon, 03/02/2015 - 09:19
Source: Metal Miner - Renewable energy consulting firm “Bridge to India” recently listed investments likely to be completed by active private Indian solar developers.
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