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Wednesday, August 30th, 2017      Leave a Comment
Exclusive: Draft implementation plan lacks electricity emissions trajectory, Paris agreement alignment and low-income subsidiesThe climate ambitions of the Finkel review appear to be being watered down by the government as it is implemented, according to a draft Coag Energy Council implementation strategy obtained by the Guardian
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2017-08-30 18:39:01
Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017      Leave a Comment
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China launched nearly 8,000 water clean-up projects in the first half of 2017 with projected total investment of 667.4 billion yuan ($100 billion), the environment ministry said on Thursday.
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2017-08-23 22:59:33
Monday, August 14th, 2017      Leave a Comment
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Overall water quality in China improved in the first six months of this year, though five regions saw an increase in substandard samples over the period, the environment ministry said on Monday.
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2017-08-14 04:52:43
Tuesday, June 27th, 2017      Leave a Comment
BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Tuesday appointed a new environment minister who has promised a "protracted battle" to clean up the nation's notoriously polluted air, water and soil.
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2017-06-27 03:25:17
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017      Leave a Comment
GENEVA (Reuters) - Tobacco growing is causing "massive harm" to the environment through the extensive use of chemicals, energy and water, and pollution from manufacturing and distribution, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday.
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2017-05-30 03:16:53
Saturday, May 20th, 2017      Leave a Comment
After a long legal battle, 335 turbines will now be built in Scottish watersIn the waters of the North Sea a few miles off Scotland’s east coast, a nine-year battle has been raging that threatens a fragile and unique environmental equilibrium. The struggle has made mortal enemies of two huge lobbies that share a passionate commitment to the environment
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2017-05-20 18:02:38
Wednesday, April 26th, 2017      Leave a Comment
How energy-smart technology is allowing fresh vegetables to be grown in arid, isolated communities. Our Future of farming series is looking at the people, places and innovations in sustainable agribusiness in Australia • Food security: the gene banks future-proofing Australian agriculture
• The invisible farmers: the young women injecting new ideas into agriculture Sydney Fresh, Organic Angels, Freshline, Box Fresh
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2017-04-26 19:01:44