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Republicans Try a New Tack on Climate Change

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: NY Times - Not long ago, many Republican officeholders had a simple answer when asked about the changing climate: What changing climate?

Climate change fight

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Fiji Times - FIJI represents more than Fiji. As it chairs the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties later this year, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and his team will represent all the countries vulnerable to climate change.

Can Climate Change Make The Groundhog A Better Forecaster?

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Insurance Journal - An article on the site, Climate Change Will Kill the Groundhog Day Groundhog, notes that Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow so there will six more weeks of winter.

Coal and oil demand ‘could peak in 2020'

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Climate Home - Solar power and electric vehicles will wreak havoc on the energy sector, say analysts from Carbon Tracker and Grantham Institute, in contrast to rosy industry forecasts

The wetlands along the river Rhine struggle to recover from human engineering

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Deutsche Welle - The Rhine River once curled and turned, flooding and receding to support a rich mosaic of forests, meadows and marshes. Straightening the river out has been disastrous for its wetlands.

Elders, youth meet in Iqaluit to talk climate change adaptation

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: CBC - Federal government working on strategy to help direct future investment

Work together is the Pacific gender way

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Fiji Times - THE way to close the gender gap when it comes to climate change is to let men and women work together because there is a lot they can learn from each other.

In Peru, droughts give way to floods as climate change looms

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Reuters - Severe droughts gripping Peru have given way to some of the country's most devastating downpours in decades, catching authorities off guard as they scramble to contain the kind of floods that climate change is expected to make more frequent.

Sweden unveils new climate law, criticizes Trump

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: AP - Sweden's prime minister on Thursday criticized climate skeptics within the new Trump administration and warned that all countries need to "step up and fulfill the Paris Agreement."

Dong aims to phase out coal-fired power generation by 2023

3. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Financial Times - Group reports big profit rise for 2016 partly due to gains on asset disposals

UK power companies throw weight behind 2025 carbon floor extension

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: ICIS - Some of the UK’s largest utilities, independent generators, and renewable energy suppliers have backed the extension of the UK’s carbon price support (CPS) until at least 2025.

Companies from Chanel to Ben and Jerry's are benefitting from the new "carbon insetting" trend

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Ensia - Insetting does more than just offset carbon emissions — it helps companies boost resilience and care for the ecosystems that provide their raw materials.

"Les USA sortiront de l'accord climatique de Paris", confirme Myron Ebell

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: RTBF - Myron Ebell, est le patron climato-sceptique, nommé par Donald Trump, de l'Agence américaine de protection de l'environnement. Il était l'invité aujourd'hui d'un colloque sur le climat organisé à Bruxelles par l’Alliance des Conservateurs et Réformistes européens (ACRE). Il a confirmé l'intention claire des Etats-Unis de sortir de l'accord climat négocié à Paris, la COP21, en 2015.

Electric cars and cheap solar 'could halt fossil fuel growth by 2020'

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Guardian - Solar power and clean cars are ‘gamechangers’ consistently underestimated by big energy, says Imperial College and Carbon Tracker report

Trump's EPA pick vote delayed in boycott by Senate Democrats

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Reuters - Republican U.S. senators on Wednesday delayed a committee vote on President Donald Trump's pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency after the panel's Democrats boycotted the meeting, saying that nominee Scott Pruitt doubts the science of climate change.

Faced with U.S. retreat on climate change, EU looks to China

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Reuters - Faced with a U.S. retreat from international efforts to tackle climate change, European Union officials are looking to China, fearing a leadership vacuum will embolden those within the bloc seeking to slow the fight against global warming.

Les mystérieux canyons sous-marins, des trésors menacés

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Le Monde - Ces immenses vallées, près de 10 000 dans le monde, sont mises en péril par la pêche, l’exploitation de gaz et de pétrole, la pollution et le changement climatique, selon une vaste étude internationale.

PM to convince Trump

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Fiji Times - PRIME Minister Voreqe Bainimarama is optimistic US President Donald Trump will not pull out of the landmark Paris climate change deal and change his mind on the issue.

U.S. Wind, Solar Power Tout Rural Jobs as Trump Pushes Coal

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Bloomberg - The renewable-energy industry has a message for the Trump administration about bringing energy jobs to rural communities: get out of the coal mines and look to the sky.

Saudi Arabia Plans the World’s Cheapest Power With Solar and Wind

2. February 2017 - 15:54
Source: Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia will award its first tender to build 700 megawatts of solar and wind energy in September, with the cost of power forecast to be the lowest in the world, Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said.

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