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Sea-level rise could reverse Africa's development gains

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Helping coastal areas adapt to climate change now is vital to keep costs down in the future

New Report Finds CNN and Fox News Weaken Public Understanding Of Climate Science

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Why US fracking companies are licking their lips over Ukraine

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Naomi Klein: From climate change to Crimea, the natural gas industry is supreme at exploiting crisis for private gain – what I call the shock doctrine

Desmond Tutu calls for anti-apartheid style boycott of fossil fuel industry

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Nobel peace prize winner calls for organisations to cut ties with industry and for investors to dump fossil fuel stocks

Heeding Pressure From Students, Harvard Pledges To Take Climate Change More Seriously

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The pledge is a far cry from what activists had wanted: full divestment from climate-change-causing fossil fuels.

Exxon and Shell Go Different Ways on Global Warming

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2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Royal Dutch Shell signed on to a document endorsing major cuts in global warming pollutants, in contrast to recent action by rival Exxon Mobil Corp.

World Bank: Man on a mission

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The World Bank will declare its ambition to “End Poverty” when finance ministers gather for its spring meeting in Washington this week, but behind the slogan stands an institution in turmoil, engulfed by a frenzy of restructuring under president Jim

Who’s Winning the Clean Energy Race?

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7 days ago 7 days ago
For the past five years, Pew has tracked investment and finance trends in the world’s leading economies. Overthat period, the clean energy industry has been buffeted by a global recession, broad changes in energy markets,and uncertainty surrounding international policies on clean energy and climate change. Despite these challenges,the ...

Siberia Is Already Experiencing Mid-Summer Temperatures And Major Wildfires

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Siberia could be headed for an epic wildfire season as an unusually warm spring leads to much earlier than expected blazes.

One English Town's Innovative Response To Sea Level Rise

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All along the coast of the U.K. and in other coastal communities around the world, the threat of sea level rise and more violent storms is forcing towns and governments to make difficult choices -- build higher, build stronger, or retreat.

Hva gjør politikerne nå?

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Togradersmålet kan være utenfor rekkevidde. Hvordan vil Norge som olje- og gassnasjon kutte utslippene?

Does El Niño Plus Global Warming Equal Global Temperature Records In 2014 And 2015?

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An El Niño appears increasingly likely according to NOAA and Australia's Bureau of Meteorology. If it starts soon, 2014 could well be the hottest year on record, but if it is a strong El Niño, as many currently expect, then 2015 would likely break all previous global records.

We need an apartheid-style boycott to save the planet

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Desmond Tutu: We must stop climate change. And we can, if we use the tactics that worked in South Africa against the worst carbon emitters

SYSLA Faresignal til Olje-Norge

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
FNs klimapanel sender en kraftig advarsel til oljelandet Norge. Vellykket klimapolitikk betyr at investeringene i fossil energi faller markant frem mot 2030, mens investeringene i fornybar energi og energieffektivisering vokser kraftig.

Carbon Dioxide Levels Climb Into Uncharted Territory for Humans

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The level of carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere has climbed higher than 400 parts per million for the first time in at least the past 800,000 years.

China's coal boom is slowing — that's a big deal for climate change

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3 days ago 3 days ago
If so, that would make a huge difference for global efforts to slow the pace of climate change.

New James Cameron series paints dire picture of what's to come if climate change is ignored

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(CNN) - Filmmaker James Cameron has been a titan of the box office for decades. So when he decided he wanted to create a series about climate change, it was only fitting that he would inject it with all the drama and suspense of one of his signature ...

Greenland’s icecap loses stability

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Part of the Greenland ice sheetappears to be melting faster than expected, and the island's contribution to sea-level rise may be more than scientists had realised.

How Germany is revolutionising its energy system. And who's standing in the way.

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As the UN climate panel meets in Berlin this week to finalise its report on options for combating climate change, here's how Germany is rising to the challenge.Rapidly reduce your reliance on coal? AND phase out nuclear power at the same time? Can't be done? Yes, it can. Germany is on its way to revolutionising its energy

Shell, Adidas, And 70 Other Companies Call On Governments To Cap Carbon At 1 Trillion Tons

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This is the emissions cap needed to keep warming below two degrees Celsius according to the latest IPCC report.

IPCC report: world must urgently switch to clean sources of energy

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UN panel's third report explains how global dependence on fossil fuels must end in order to avoid catastrophic climate change

Oljet skepsis - Forsiden

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Når en oljegeolog tviler på klimaforskningen, er det «olje» eller «geolog» som er viktigste del av ordet?

Klimapanelet: Vi trenger ny global orden

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Det blir umulig å begrense global oppvarming uten et uhyre omfattende og forpliktende globalt samarbeid - på et nivå verden aldri har sett før.

BT, Shell and corporates call for trillion tonne carbon cap

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19 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
BusinessGreen: Communiqué signed by 70 companies calls for "rapid and focused response" to threat of rising emissions

The energy revolution is in reverse

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5 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
The world should be moving to a clean energy future, the IPCC says. The recent record of global greenhouse emissions show it's heading in entirely the wrong direction.

Climate Change Threats To 'The Least Of These' Compel Evangelical Christians To Act

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2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
"Climate change is a really bad reason to get divorced."Katharine Hayhoe, a leading climate scientist, recalled the trial she and her husband Andrew, an evangelical Christian pastor, faced when they discovered they weren't on the same ...

Can Celebrities And Prime Time TV Make Americans Care About Climate Change?

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April 13 is the television premiere of the much-anticipated Showtime series on climate change, "Years of Living Dangerously." The show features a cast of notable celebrities, who set out with scientists, firefighters and policymakers to exp...