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Tuesday, February 28th, 2017      Leave a Comment
TOKYO (Reuters) - With a month to go this fiscal year, Japan's installation of new wind power capacity in 2016-17 is set to come in almost double that of the previous 12 months, propelled by higher tariffs guaranteed by Tokyo and a rising number of offshore wind farms.
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2017-02-28 06:49:06
Friday, January 6th, 2017      Leave a Comment
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - With the world facing the hottest global temperatures since the advent of record-keeping, 2016 was a year of accelerating international action to address climate change – though one ultimately capped by the U.S. election of Donald Trump, who has called climate change “a hoax”
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2017-01-06 08:50:49
Monday, October 24th, 2016      Leave a Comment
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Building just a third of planned new coal-fired power plants around the world would push hundreds of millions of people into poverty as it accelerates climate change past an agreed limit of 2 degrees Celsius of warming, development experts warn.
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2016-10-24 18:58:06
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016      Leave a Comment
Wind power is projected to more than double in developing countries and increase by one-third in developed nations by 2030
As we close out a summer marked by uncertainty in news and events, one trend for which analysts voice increasing certainty is the accelerating pace of the clean-energy transformation reshaping how the world generates electricity
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2016-10-05 05:00:00
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016      Leave a Comment
City to expand renewable energy generation, improve efficiency of buildings, transition to electric vehicles and improve waste management to cut emissionsNew York City has set out a plan to quicken its pace of decarbonization in order to meet its emissions reduction target, as the metropolis prepares for a daunting sea level rise due to climate change
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2016-09-27 23:01:54
Monday, September 26th, 2016      Leave a Comment
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Poland will only sign off on accelerated EU approval of the Paris climate deal on its own terms, its environment minister said in a letter to EU counterparts, casting doubt on a push by the bloc for adoption ahead of U.N. climate talks in November.
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2016-09-26 16:32:08