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UN climate chief hails China-U.S. announcement on climate change

13. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Xinhua - United Nations climate chief Christiana Figueres on Wednesday hailed a joint announcement by China and the United States on climate change as providing momentum towards a new climate agreement in Paris in 2015.

China-U.S. Move to Curb Global Warming Loosens Climate Logjam in Developing World

13. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Bloomberg - China’s decision to join with U.S. President Barack Obama in reining in greenhouse gases jump-starts the global fight against climate change, removing an excuse for inaction in developing nations.

Scientists: US-China pact won't slow warming much

13. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: AP - Don't expect the landmark U.S.-China climate change agreement to nudge the world's rising thermostat downward much on its own, scientists say.

Republicans vow EPA fight as Obama touts China climate deal

13. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Republican congressional leaders on Wednesday wasted no time in criticizing what they called President Barack Obama's "one-sided" climate deal with China, using the announcement to declare war on the administration's plan to use executive actions to combat carbon emissions.

China-US climate pact 'heartening' but short of what's needed: IPCC

13. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - A deal between China and the United States to combat global warming is "heartening" although it falls short of the action needed to avert the worst impacts, the head of the U.N. panel of climate scientists said on Wednesday.

California leads by example on climate change

13. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: AP - As the U.S. and China - the world's top two polluting nations - turn to implementing new rules aimed at curbing climate change, the countries can look to the most populous U.S. state as an example of the costs and challenges of fighting global warming.

EU carbon prices hit 8-month high on market reform prospects

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - European carbon prices rose to an eight month high on Tuesday after the new European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy urged nations to agree speedy reforms of the bloc's carbon market.

EXCLUSIVE: Leonardo DiCaprio confirmed to attend Lima UN Climate Conference

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Peru this Week - Leonardo DiCaprio will be attending COP 20, the Lima Climate Change Conference in December, diplomatic sources have told Peru this Week.

Obama must deliver at climate fundraiser in Berlin

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: RTCC - Next week’s Green Climate Fund pledging conference gives the US president a chance to show commitment on climate

John Kerry: China, America and Our Warming Planet

12. November 2014 - 15:59
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South Africa: SA Taking Bold Steps to Fight Climate Change

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: SAnews.gov.za (Tshwane) - South Africa has taken bold steps to fight climate change, says Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa.

US, China unveil ambitious climate change goals

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: AP - The United States and China pledged Wednesday to take ambitious action to limit greenhouse gases, aiming to inject fresh momentum into the global fight against climate change ahead of high-stakes climate negotiations next year.

China agrees CO2 peak by 2030, US to cut emissions by quarter

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - China will aim to cap greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, while the United States will cut total emissions by more than a quarter by 2025, the world's two biggest carbon polluters said in an unprecedented joint pledge at a summit in Beijing on Wednesday.

Unite or drown, small island nations told at climate meeting

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: AFP - The president of the Seychelles on Tuesday urged the planet's small island nations to unite for an unprecedented campaign against climate change or else drown.

Faith leaders commit to Worship for WASH to save children and women

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: ANI - Nine prominent leaders from the major faiths in India came together today to announce the launch of a globally unprecedented initiative to save millions of Indian children, the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance (GIWA India)

Kell: 'Climate change is bad for business'

12. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: Deutsche Welle - One thousand companies as well as investment powerhouses such as BlackRock and BT Pension and the Rockefeller and Rothschild funds are pushing for a global carbon deal. UN Global Compact founder Georg Kell tells DW why.

Chevrolet Buys Carbon Credits From Sustainable Universities

11. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: JustMeans - ​Every year, colleges across the U.S. engage in ​an ​awareness-raising drive to promote clean energy and energy efficiency. As educational institutions, they play a key role in educating future professionals in their role to preserve the environment.

The Climate Change Game: A Two-Minute Warming (blog)

11. November 2014 - 15:59
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Climate change: India to keep up pressure on first world

11. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: The Hindu - India will remain firm on its demand for greater commitments by developed countries at the UN conference on Climate Change in Peru, in December.

Climate Caravan shows the way

11. November 2014 - 15:59
Source: New Internationalist - It’s no secret that Bangladesh is one of the countries most at risk from the ongoing consequences of climate change. Yet, while people in this region are acutely aware of this, the government is still at odds with its own population, announcing a new 1,320-megawatt coal-based power plant to be completed in 2019

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