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Tuesday, April 26th, 2016      Leave a Comment
Opposition maintains ambitious targets but aims to minimise cost to households and defers details until after electionLabor is proposing two emissions trading schemes – one for big industrial polluters and an electricity industry model similar to one once backed by Malcolm Turnbull – in a climate policy that trumps the Coalition’s ambition but minimises the hit on household power bills and leaves important detail to be determined post-election
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2016-04-26 14:00:30
Monday, April 25th, 2016      Leave a Comment
Climate Home: Sir David King favours technology development over emissions trading as a way to shift emerging economies off coalCarbon pricing is “too sluggish a weapon” against climate change, top UK envoy Sir David King said on Monday.Speaking at a sustainability event in London, Sir David argued innovation to bring down the cost of clean technology would bring swifter results
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2016-04-25 10:21:09
Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016      Leave a Comment
(Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has ruled Exxon Mobil Corp must include a climate change resolution on its annual shareholder proxy, a defeat for the world's largest publicly traded oil producer, which had argued it already provides adequate carbon disclosures.
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2016-03-23 18:25:00
Thursday, February 25th, 2016      Leave a Comment
LONDON (Reuters) - The Arctic is thawing even faster than lawmakers can formulate new rules to prevent the environmental threat of heavy fuel oil pollution from ships plying an increasingly popular trade route.

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2016-02-25 08:39:20
Wednesday, February 24th, 2016      Leave a Comment
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States won a ruling against India at the World Trade Organization on Wednesday after challenging the rules on the origin of solar cells and solar modules used in India's national solar power program.
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2016-02-24 10:16:32
Tuesday, February 9th, 2016      Leave a Comment
How do we finance the climate adaption needed to stop global temperatures rising above 1.5 degrees? Our panel of experts share their thoughtsHundreds of billions of dollars could be made available for climate finance by placing a small tax on financial transactions such as the trading of stocks and bonds
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2016-02-09 11:22:43
Friday, February 5th, 2016      Leave a Comment
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and India are in talks that could settle a long-running solar power trade dispute, delaying the announcement of a ruling by the World Trade Organization, an Obama administration official said on Friday.

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2016-02-05 16:23:42
Friday, January 22nd, 2016      Leave a Comment
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will ban firms responsible for auditing carbon dioxide emissions and offset projects from trading on a national carbon market due to be launched in 2017, according to new government guidelines aimed at increasing the credibility of the verifiers.

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2016-01-22 10:21:58
Thursday, January 14th, 2016      Leave a Comment
Trade body says solar panel installation is still attractive for consumers but average payback period will almost doubleSolar panels still make financial sense for consumers despite a double whammy of subsidy cuts and a rise in VAT rates, the industry has said.This Friday marks the final chance for homeowners to secure the current incentive of 12
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2016-01-14 05:23:10
Monday, December 14th, 2015      Leave a Comment
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany will lay out a climate action plan for 2050 by the middle of next year and is talking to industry groups and trade unions about ways to end coal-fired power generation, its Environment Minister said on Monday.
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2015-12-14 08:22:41
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Monday, December 7th, 2015      Leave a Comment
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea plans to boost annual production of environment-friendly cars by more than ten-fold by 2020 to cut carbon emissions and tap into a new export market, the country's trade ministry said on Tuesday.
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2015-12-07 21:02:54
Thursday, December 3rd, 2015      Leave a Comment
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Manitoba pledged on Thursday to cut greenhouse gas emissions and start a carbon cap and trade system, the latest Canadian province to set long-term targets to fight climate change.
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2015-12-03 13:57:51
Thursday, December 3rd, 2015      Leave a Comment
Rival international negotiations in Geneva could outlaw subsidies for solar or wind power in ‘great climate change swindle’Secret trade talks in Geneva could outlaw subsidies for renewable energy, undermining climate discussions in Paris that aim to cut greenhouse gas emissions, anti-poverty campaigners have warned
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2015-12-03 11:23:05
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015      Leave a Comment
BOSTON (Reuters) - State Street Corp's asset management arm on Wednesday launched its first fossil-fuel free exchange-traded fund, citing investors' concerns over climate change.
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2015-12-02 14:23:34