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Source: The Strait Times - Singapore is set to impose a carbon price as it looks to cut greenhouse emissions to meet its commitments under the Paris Agreement, The Business Times has learnt.
Source: AP - Former Vice President Al Gore said Thursday that more attention must be paid to the dangerous health consequences of climate change, and he called on scientists, health officials and health care providers to work together to find solutions to the crisis.
Source: Guardian - Knowing the rate at which the oceans absorb carbon pollution is a key to understanding how fast climate change will occur
Source: Deutsche Welle - The foreign ministers of the G20 are in Bonn to discuss sustainable development. With uncertainty over the Trump administrations policies, China is seen as a possible new leader. DW talked to Chinese analyst Lina Li.
Source: Reuters - A climate-change conference canceled just before the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump was resurrected on Thursday as former Vice President Al Gore said it was vital to "fill a void" on climate change.
Source: The Hindu - As part of the Indian Railways current drive to tap alternative form of energy to go green, the Mysuru division of the South Western Railway (SWR) will soon have about 20 railway stations fuelled by solar energy.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - International public finance aimed at adapting to effects of climate change does not prioritise countries most vulnerable to it
Source: IANS - Ministers from China and New Zealand met here on Friday to discuss climate change, and experience and expertise in the field, a media report said.
Source: Investor Daily - A number of large insurers and investment firms have signed a joint statement urging the governments of G20 nations to cease fossil fuel subsidies by 2020.
Source: Lexology - In 2017, China is expected to launch the world's largest mandatory national cap-and-trade program, also known as an emissions trading scheme ("ETS").
Source: LA Times - Trashing the Paris Agreement made for a great campaign prop at Donald Trumps rallies, where the climate change accord was portrayed as a product of the out-of-touch, insufferable elites that Trump pledged to sweep from power.
Source: Daily Climate - World Bank reports "a race" underway to secure sustainable energy, but a money gap leaves poorer nationsparticularly in Sub-Saharan Africalagging.
Source: The Guardian - European parliament accused of failing in its commitment to Paris climate deal with compromise measures to reduce emissions
Source: Reuters - Staff at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have been told that President Donald Trump is preparing a handful of executive orders to reshape the agency, to be signed once a new administrator is confirmed, two sources who attended the meeting told Reuters on Wednesday.
Source: Climate Home - Carbon prices stayed steady at 5 a tonne in response to package filled with concessions to big polluters
Source: Reuters - The global shipping industry has urged the European Union to drop the sector's inclusion in proposals adopted on Wednesday to reform the bloc's carbon market, saying it risks distorting trade and international efforts to cut the sector's emissions.
Source: UN News Centre - The world dumps the equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic into the ocean every minute, the United Nations heard today at the start of a two-day meeting to prepare for this June's Ocean Conference that will aim to help safeguard the planet's oceans and help them recover from human-induced problems.
Source: CBC - Climate change is altering the useful qualities of some plants, a Montreal botanist says, and changing the way some Indigenous people in northern Canada live.
Source: Bloomberg - Solar developers installed a record 14.6 gigawatts in the U.S. last year, almost double the total from 2015 and enough to make photovoltaic panels the largest source of new electric capacity for the first time.
Source: Bloomberg - Germany fixed climate change as a key topic for foreign ministers from the Group of 20 nations meeting Thursday, according to an official in Berlin, setting up for a clash with Donald Trumps lead Cabinet minister on the issue.