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Singapore firm in $248m partnership to develop wind energy in Thailand

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Singapore-based wind and solar energy developer The Blue Circle and Bangkok-based renewable energy group Annex Power will form a partnership to tap into Thailand's wind energy investments.

Presidente Ollanta Humala inicia hoy actividades en Alemania

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Andina - El presidente Ollanta Humala iniciará hoy su visita oficial a Alemania en el marco de la cual sostendrá una reunión con la canciller alemana Ángela Merkel y participará en el segmento político del Diálogo Petersberg.

$958 Million Geothermal Project Approved By Costa Rican Legislature

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Cleantechnica - A geothermal project valued at $958 million US dollars was approved by members of the Costa Rican Legislative Assembly within the last week.

Climate change has created a new literary genre

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Dawn/Washington Post - The emerging genre is a cousin of sci-fi. But its books are set, NPR writes, “in worlds, not unlike our own, where the Earth’s systems are noticeably off-kilter”. And it’s gaining both fans and writers.

Ethiopia: The Unity of Water (By Mikhail Gorbachev)

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: The Reporter (Addis Ababa) -

Kenya bets on green economy model to boost food security

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Business Standard - As the country strives to transform its economy, generate jobs and boost Kenyans’ income, the green economy model is increasingly becoming an irresistible venture for both Government and experts.

India urgently needs 'green buildings': R.K.Pachauri

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: IANS - Internationally acclaimed environmentalist R.K. Pachauri says India urgently needs 'green buildings' to ensure unsustainable use of energy and water and is happy the government is sharing his TERI's knowhow in building infrastructure.

World Council of Churches divests from fossil fuels

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: RTCC - A decision by a global coalition of 345 churches to stop investing in fossil fuels has been hailed by divestment campaigners as the most important commitment yet.

Climate change signals the end of Australian shiraz as we know it

14. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Young Australian vintner Nick Glaetzer's winemaking-steeped family thought he was crazy when he abandoned the Barossa Valley - the hot, dry region that is home to the country's world-famous big, brassy shiraz.

News Analysis: Is BRICS really in decline?

14. July 2014 - 15:59
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Three meetings, five days: global climate diplomacy push kicks off

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: RTCC - Five days of intensive international climate diplomacy involving the world’s leading greenhouse gas emitters get underway on Saturday in Paris.

Raining risks (opinion)

11. July 2014 - 15:59
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La technologie, clé contre le changement climatique

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - La limitation du réchauffement climatique à 2° Celsius est possible mais seulement si d'importants progrès technologiques sont réalisés et si les principaux pays émetteurs adoptent des politiques ambitieuses sur le carbone, selon un rapport remis jeudi à Laurent Fabius.

Why Big Tech Companies Are Investing In Renewable Energy

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Forbes - When it was completed in 2013, the London Array was the largest offshore wind farm in the world, designed to produce a gigawatt of electricity.

Negotiating a cheaper clean energy deal for all

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Guardian - A meeting room in Geneva may seem a world away from the rural reaches of Africa and Asia, but the process that began at World Trade Organisation (WTO) headquarters earlier this week could affect millions around the globe.

Clean Energy Investment Reaches Highest Point Since 2012

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Cleantechnica - A new report from analysts Clean Energy Pipeline has shown that global clean energy investment totaled $66.2 billion in the second quarter of 2014, the highest total since the end of 2012

Climate change solution: Scrap subsidies, fund innovation

11. July 2014 - 15:59
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Zero carbon and economic growth can go together, UN study says

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Guardian - The top 15 emitter countries could make deep cuts to emissions while also tripling economic output, according to the study

Companies donate half a million carbon credits to World Cup

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Donations of U.N.-backed carbon credits to help reduce the carbon footprint of the World Cup in Brazil have surpassed the half million mark, the local government said on Thursday.

Atoll nations take united stand on climate (audio)

11. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: ABC Radio Australia - Four of the smallest coral atoll nations in the world have agreed to form a united front when taking part in in negotiations and summits on climate change.

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