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Monday, October 30th, 2017      Leave a Comment
Global carbon pollution appears to be close to peaking
Over the past half-century, growth in the global economy and carbon pollution have been tied together. When the global economy has been strong, we’ve consumed more energy, which has translated into burning more fossil fuels and releasing more carbon pollution
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2017-10-30 05:00:53
Friday, October 27th, 2017      Leave a Comment
From solar to running generators, some have quit the energy grid and several others are showing interest in ‘defecting’In the heart of Queensland’s mining belt, a businessman who has grown his enterprise mostly off the back of the coal industry sees the energy sector going only one way. “I think renewable energy is where the market’s going – what we class as the energy revolution,” says Jason Sharam
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2017-10-27 18:00:42
Friday, October 27th, 2017      Leave a Comment
LONDON (Reuters) - A $1 billion fund created by top energy companies to curb climate change announced its first three investments on Friday and said two new members could be poised join the scheme.
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2017-10-27 09:46:59
Friday, October 27th, 2017      Leave a Comment
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Seven EU nations called on the European Commission this week to set stricter limits on tailpipe carbon emissions, in last ditch lobbying ahead of its proposal next month.
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2017-10-27 05:18:00
Thursday, October 26th, 2017      Leave a Comment
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The United States signed a deal with Denmark on Thursday to expand cooperation on offshore wind power, giving a boost Europe's biggest green energy players.
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2017-10-26 11:36:19
Thursday, October 26th, 2017      Leave a Comment
PARIS (Reuters) - French health and environment regulator ANSES said on Thursday it had withdrawn the license for Bayer's Basta F1 weedkiller made with glufosinate-ammonium, citing uncertainty over its effect on health following a review.
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2017-10-26 10:55:26
Wednesday, October 25th, 2017      Leave a Comment
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. renewable fuel credits (D6) hit $1.00 in early trading on Wednesday, traders said, as prices continue to surge in the wake of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's decision to back off program reforms.
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2017-10-25 10:51:23
Tuesday, October 24th, 2017      Leave a Comment
Details are scant about the national energy guarantee. From what we know so far, battles are looming on several fronts A year and a day — that’s how long it took Frydenberg to kill off “Finkel”.On 7 October 2016, just nine days after a series of tornados took out at least 22 transmission pylons in South Australia and set off a cascading series of events resulting in a state-wide blackout, federal environment and energy minister John Frydenberg commissioned chief scientist professor Alan Finkel to review the stability of our energy system
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2017-10-24 19:48:50
Tuesday, October 24th, 2017      Leave a Comment
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has frozen requests to commercially release a locally developed genetically modified mustard, an environment ministry document released on Tuesday showed, amid stiff opposition to lab-altered food from domestic activists and politicians.
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2017-10-24 02:51:06
Monday, October 23rd, 2017      Leave a Comment
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. federal government should adopt a strategy to manage climate change risks, as their cost to the government may rise as much as $35 billion per year by mid-century, a congressional watchdog office report released on Monday said.
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2017-10-23 20:07:44
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Monday, October 23rd, 2017      Leave a Comment
WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibia recorded fewer cases of rhino and elephant poaching this year compared to recent years, the southern African nation's minister of environment and tourism said on Monday.
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2017-10-23 10:42:25
Monday, October 23rd, 2017      Leave a Comment
OSLO (Reuters) - Twelve major cities including London, Paris, Los Angeles and Cape Town promised on Monday to buy only zero-emissions buses from 2025 and to make major areas free of fossil fuel emissions by 2030 to protect the environment.
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2017-10-23 10:32:53
Monday, October 23rd, 2017      Leave a Comment
SSE and Drax tell Philip Hammond they need longer-term clarity on price floor if they are to replace coal power plantsTwo of Britain’s biggest energy companies have called on Philip Hammond to strengthen a carbon tax that has driven a dramatic collapse in coal power generation, arguing it is essential for the shift to cleaner energy
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2017-10-23 00:01:11
Sunday, October 22nd, 2017      Leave a Comment
Any support for Coalition’s national energy guarantee needs to defend ‘50% renewable energy target by 2030’Labor’s major environmental lobby group has endorsed the ALP reaching a bipartisan position with the Turnbull government on energy policy, but warned that a deal should not be at any price
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2017-10-22 21:54:59
Sunday, October 22nd, 2017      Leave a Comment
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has canceled plans for three of its scientists to speak on climate change at a conference in Rhode Island on Monday, an official said on Sunday.
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2017-10-22 20:32:12