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Half of leading investors ignoring climate change: study

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Reuters - Almost half of the world's top 500 investors are doing nothing to address climate change through their investments, a study showed on Monday.

Honolulu might be sunk due to climate change

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Newsweek - In Hawaii, natural landmarks fill the role of the mainland’s cardinal directions. That means saying a place is toward the mountains (mauka) or toward the sea (makai) but also, if you’re in Honolulu, toward or away from iconic Diamond Head, the volcanic ridge that steals the skyline from neighboring Waikiki Beach, where a less natural feature—the Ala Wai Canal—defines the area.

Solar Impulse 2 takes flight for second round

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: AFP - Solar Impulse 2, an experimental aircraft flying around the world to draw attention to clean energy technologies, is to take flight again on Monday.

How Paris is stepping up its drive against the car

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: BBC - In Paris cars are gradually being edged out as the city steps up a life-or-death battle to cut pollution.

E-mobility to drive Europe toward decarbonization

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Deutsche Welle - Transportation is a basic element of our lives, but also a major source of emissions. E-mobility is spreading around Europe as an alternative to fossil-fuel-powered vehicles - but financial challenges remain.

UNDP: Paris Agreement, a 'priority' for Peru Congress

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Andina - Ratifying the Paris Agreement on Climate Change must be deemed a priority by the Peruvian Congress, since it is essential for the country to continue growing and facing poverty, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) affirmed.

New opportunities exist in context of changing climate

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Irish Times - Humans have managed to change the atmosphere on a global scale, and as a result the planet is warming up

Korean landfill firm converts 850k CERs into domestic offsets

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Carbon Pulse - South Korea’s Sudokwon Landfill Corp. has converted 856,000 CERs into offsets eligible in the domestic emissions trading scheme, taking the company’s total tally of cancelled UN offsets to over 2.2 million.

EU Market: EUAs fall further after rally but notch 3.5% weekly gain

2. May 2016 - 15:54
Source: Carbon Pulse - European carbon prices declined for a second straight day on Friday on profit-taking, falling further away from Wednesday’s three-month peak of €7.07 but still notching a weekly 3.5% gain.

'We will have climate refugees': U.S. secretary talks Arctic climate change

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: CTV - Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says the key to dealing with climate change in the Arctic is to have "real conversations" with the Inuit peoples who live there.

Climate finance must be based on science

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: Climate Home -

G-77 Should Adopt South-South Climate Change Program of Action: Ambassador Djoghlaf

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: IPS - The 134 members of the Group of 77 and China (G-77) made their mark on the Paris Climate Change Agreement and should now adopt a program of action to implement it, Ambassador Ahmed Djoghlaf told IPS in a recent interview.

European Union proposes 39-point policy plan for the Arctic

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: Deutsche Welle - The EU's executive has developed the bloc's first integrated policy for the Arctic, focusing on 39 actions. The proposals center on the environment, sustainable development and international cooperation.

Green Climate Fund Accreditation Sends Positive Signals For Nature Based Solutions

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: Ecosystem Marketplace - The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a well-known champion for nature-based solutions, the natural and green infrastructure that leverages ecosystems to both mitigate and adapt to a changing climate

Investor network says utilities should face climate change stress tests

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Electric utilities should undergo stress tests to show how their business models are in line with limiting global warming, a global network of investors said on Friday.

Rising heat at work is major new climate threat: U.N.

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Searing temperatures will cost emerging economies up to 10 percent in lost daytime working hours, if countries do not cut planet-warming emissions further than they have promised so far, U.N. agencies and international labor bodies said on Thursday.

EU court overturns carbon market free quotas

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: AFP - The EU's top court on Thursday overturned free quotas for the bloc's carbon market up to 2030, a key part of strategies to curb global warming emissions.

Le changement climatique fragilise un milliard de travailleurs

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: Le Monde - ’augmentation de la température due au changement climatique touche le monde du travail, mais la prise en compte du phénomène est plutôt récente.

Comment Ikea aide ses clients à devenir producteurs d'électricité

29. April 2016 - 15:59
Source: BFMTV - Le géant suédois a trouvé un moyen simple pour aider les consommateurs à prendre soin de la planète.

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