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John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After a period of intense negotiations, leaders from the 28 member states of the European Union ( EU ) have reached a deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions and improve the use of renewable energy . Politicians came to a binding decision to cut emissions up to 40 percent by 2030 compared with 1990 levels, and also agreed to boost the use of
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2014-10-25 06:20:35
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European Union leaders agreed early Friday to cut greenhouse gas emissions in the 28-nation bloc to at least 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030.
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2014-10-24 15:02:44
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Starwood Energy Group Global LLC, a private investment firm that deals in energy infrastructure, has acquired a 250-megawatt wind turbine farm, the Northwest Ohio Wind Project, located in Van Wert and Paulding Counties.
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2014-10-24 23:10:37
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An European deal on curbing carbon emissions yielded a rare concrete input on Friday (Oct 24) to UN climate talks but developing countries and observers said the contribution was not ambitious enough to revive a process hamstrung over who should do what to roll back global warming.
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2014-10-24 14:41:42
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Xcel Energy Inc. has signed deals with three energy developers to build up to three giant solar arrays to comply with Minnesota's renewable energy mandates.
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2014-10-25 12:54:09
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The Irish Wind Energy Association (IWEA) today welcomed the EU deal to set landmark new targets for 2030 to tackle climate change. This will be done by boosting the development of renewable energy, reducing emissions and improving energy savings.
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2014-10-24 22:45:25
Britain will no longer be forced to build wind and solar farms from 2020, under a new E.U. climate change deal that leaves countries free to choose how to cut their carbon emissions. E.U. leaders vowed on Friday to cut Europe's greenhouse gas emissions by ...
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2014-10-24 10:25:23
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A European Union goal to cut greenhouse gases by 40 percent by 2030, agreed early on Friday, sets the pace for a global deal to tackle climate change, pitting heavy industry against green business.

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2014-10-24 08:18:22
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders struck a deal on a new target to cut carbon emissions out to 2030, calling it a new global standard but leaving critics warning that compromises had undermined the fight against climate change.
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2014-10-24 02:40:59
Brussels (AFP) - European Union leaders agreed Friday what they hailed as the world's most ambitious climate change targets for 2030, paving the way for a new UN-backed global treaty next year.
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2014-10-23 22:09:38
A GOVERNMENT minister is demanding answers from a North-East airport that agreed to drop safety-related objections to renewable energy schemes after striking a £10,000 deal with the developer.
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2014-10-23 21:52:31
Climate commissioner hails strong signal ahead of global Paris summit but key aspects of deal left vague or voluntary
European leaders have struck a broad climate change pact obliging the EU as a whole to cut greenhouse gases by at least 40% by 2030. But key aspects of the deal that will form a bargaining position for global climate talks in Paris next year were left vague or voluntary, raising questions as to how the aims would be realised
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2014-10-23 20:29:00
EUROPE : European Union leaders have reached a landmark deal to cut greenhouse emissions by 40% by 2030, compared with 1990 levels.
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2014-10-23 20:17:21
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Sonoma Clean Power, the startup public electricity provider that will serve roughly 160,000 eligible customers in December, this week signed deals for all of its energy needs through 2016, including long-term geothermal and solar power contracts that will ...
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2014-10-23 18:31:28
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders reached a deal early on Friday to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40 percent in 2030 versus 1990 levels, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said in a Twitter message.
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2014-10-23 18:20:03