User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
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Last updated: Mar 30 2017 01:45 IST RSS 2.0
 
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100 percent committed to Paris deal, says China after Trump snubs rules 30.3.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
China, the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, today reaffirmed that it remains "100 per cent" committed to the landmark Paris climate deal, looking to seize the leadership of global environment policy after US President Donald Trump began dismantling Obama-era policies.
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Call for accelerated shift to renewables, energy efficiency 30.3.2017 Hindu: National
IRENA report says carbon emissions can be reduced by 70% by 2050
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India worries Trump's decisions might undermine Paris Agreement 29.3.2017 News
Trump cuts back on domestic climate change targets and international climate finance commitments
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China, European Union reaffirm climate pledges after Donald Trump backs away 29.3.2017 Zee News : World
Nations led by China and the European Union rallied around a global plan to slow climate change on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump began undoing Obama-era plans for deep cuts in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
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Pollution from international trade killed 700,000 in one year - scientists 29.3.2017 DNA: Health
By J. D. Capelouto LONDON, March 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Air pollution from industries making goods for export are linked to more than 700,000 premature deaths worldwide in a single year, affecting people living thousands of kilometres from the source of pollution and those nearby, researchers said Wednesday.
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India worries Trump's decisions undermine Paris Agreement 29.3.2017 Latest News
Trump cuts back on domestic climate change targets and international climate finance commitments
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Trump cuts back on US climate change targets and finance commitments 29.3.2017 All International Stories
India worries it could render Paris Agreement meaningless, or worse, a mere trade pact
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China emphasises on commitment to Paris accord as Donald Trump undoes US climate policy 29.3.2017 DNA: Top News
China is still committed to the Paris climate change accord agreed in 2015, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, after US President Donald Trump signed an order to dismantle Obama-era climate change regulations. Trump's main target is former president Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan, which required states to slash carbon emissions from power plants - a key factor in the United States' ability to meet its commitments under the climate change accord reached by nearly 200 countries in Paris. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said climate change was a common challenge for everyone and the Paris agreement was a landmark that came about with the hard work of the international community, including China and the United States. China is keen to be seen leading the way in reducing climate change which Trump has in the past dismissed as a "hoax". "We still uphold that all sides should move with the times, grasp the opportunities, fulfil their promises and earnestly take proactive steps to jointly push ...
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Trump signs order to roll back Obama climate change measures 29.3.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
US President Donald Trump today signed an executive order to nullify his predecessor Barack Obama's climate change efforts, raising questions over America's leadership in the international campaign against global warming.Trump signed the order at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), keeping his campaign promise to support the coal industry. Trump said the order will "eliminate federal overreach" and "start a new era of production and job creation"."With today's executive action, I am taking historic steps to lift the restrictions on American energy, to reverse government intrusion and to
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Trump order on climate misguided, will hurt Americans: Green advocates (News Analysis) 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Trump administration's executive order that attempts to dismantle the Clean Power Plan, amongst other action on the climate, that forms a part of the 2015 Paris Agreement has drawn worldwide criticism from environmental advocates.
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'Rollback of Clean Power Plan threatens air quality, health' 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
US President Donald Trump's executive order to roll back the Clean Power Plan aimed at tackling global warming is likely to threaten air quality, health as well as economic benefits associated with it, an expert has warned.
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US President Donald Trump signs executive order to roll back Obama-era climate change measures 29.3.2017 DNA: Popular News
Keeping up his campaign promise, US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to roll back his predecessor Barack Obama's climate change measures, a move slammed as "irresponsible" and "spiteful assault" by the Opposition and environmental groups. "With today's executive action, I am taking historic steps to lift the restrictions on American energy, to reverse government intrusion and to cancel job-killing regulations," Trump said after signing the order at the headquarters of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday. "My action today is the latest in the series of steps to create American jobs and to grow American wealth. We're ending the theft of American prosperity and rebuilding our beloved country," Trump said. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Trump strongly believed that protecting environment and "promoting our economy are not mutually exclusive goals." "This executive order will help to ensure that we have clean air and clean water without sacrificing economic ...
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Donald Trump signs order to rolls back Obama's climate change policies 29.3.2017 All International Stories
It also rescinds previous administration's actions that do not reflect his priorities
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Trump slams brakes on Obama's climate plan, but there's a long road ahead 29.3.2017 Business Standard: News Now
This was expected based on Trump's campaign rhetoric and his selection of Cabinet members & advisers
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Trump rolls back Obama climate change measures 29.3.2017 Rediff: News
White House said Trump strongly believed that protecting environment and 'promoting our economy are not mutually exclusive goals'.
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Trump signs order overhauling Obama's attempts to slow climate change 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at tackling global warming.
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Trump signs order sweeping away Obama era climate policies 29.3.2017 Hindu: News
Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan that required states to slash carbon emissions from power plants — a critical element in helping the United States meet its commitments to a global climate change accord reached by nearly 200 countries in Paris in 2015.
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Trump signs order undoing Obama climate change policies 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at curbing climate change.
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LIVE! Scottish lawmakers back call for new independence referendum 28.3.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Trump to sign order sweeping away Obama-era climate policies 28.3.2017 Zee News : World
U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations, a move meant to bolster domestic energy production but which environmentalists have vowed to challenge in court.
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