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Shell lobbied to undermine EU renewables targets, documents reveal 27.4.2015 The Guardian -- World Latest

Weak European renewable energy goals originated with Shell lobby pitch for gas – not renewable energy – to provide pathway for decarbonisation, access to information papers show

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Build Your Own Solar Panel System 25.4.2015 Taylor Marsh
The failure of the North 2003 affected 45 million people in eight US states. Those who use alternative energy sources like solar panels have been able to benefit from its independence from the network. No food is spoiled in refrigerators, not sitting in the dark for them. The Council on Foreign Relations, a think tank, ...
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Chill in the air as Arctic nations meet 25.4.2015 Zee News : World
Arctic nations warned on Friday of the dangers facing the environment and the peoples of one of the planet`s most remote regions, which because of climate change is becoming a new hotspot in tensions with Russia.
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Conservative thinktank seeks to change Pope Francis's mind on climate change 25.4.2015 Guardian: Science

Heartland Institute wants to lobby Vatican before pope delivers a moral call to climate action this summer

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European Union sees progress by June towards UN climate deal 25.4.2015 DNA: Bangalore
European Union sees progress by June towards UN climate deal
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The fossil fuel industry is condemning us to climate disaster 24.4.2015 The Guardian -- Front Page
We must restructure the world energy usage and embark on a renewable revolution. Take a stand to stop business as usual and keep fossil fuels in the ground The warnings from our most respected scientists are loud and clear and their findings are irrefutable. Science demands that average global temperature rises must stay below 2C if we are to avoid catastrophic climate change. The world cannot wait until 2050, 2040 or even 2030 to act. The World Bank’s sobering report, Turn Down the Heat , told us in 2013 that without serious policy changes the world will warm by an average of 4C by the end of the century. Professor Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Angela Merkel’s adviser, concludes, “the difference between [2C and 4C] is human civilisation”, and Professor James Hansen warns that even a 2C rise will cause “major dislocations for civilisation”. Every year through subsides UK citizens give £2.5bn in taxes to the oil, gas and coal ...
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Climate change: Moving beyond the rhetoric 23.4.2015 Latest News
Indian diplomats should know by experience that it is the fine print and not rhetoric that will determine the impact of the Paris Agreement later this year
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Greg Hunt calls Australia's Direct Action auction a success, despite criticism 23.4.2015 Guardian: Environment

Abbott government awards emissions reduction contracts worth $660.4m, but Climate Institute says first auction shows the policy will fall short of stated goals

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Oceans are world's seventh largest economy worth $24tn, says WWF report 23.4.2015 The Guardian -- World Latest

Vast economic worth of world’s oceans includes fishing, tourism and shipping but is declining due to pollution, climate change and overfishing

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City round-up 23.4.2015 The Telegraph : Bihar
Climate change symposium
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‘Individual efforts needed against climate change’ 22.4.2015 Patna News, News from Patna, Bihar| Latest Patna News - Times of India Patna and Bihar News
‘Individual efforts needed against climate change’
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Rapid decline of trees in Amazon rainforest dramatically changing climate 22.4.2015 New Kerala: Technology
Read Full story of 'Rapid decline of trees in Amazon rainforest dramatically changing climate' at newkerala.com.
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Rapid decline of trees in Amazon rainforest dramatically changing climate 22.4.2015 Zee News : Science and Technology
 A new study has revealed that one-tenth of trees have been removed by human activities from Amazon rainforest since 1960s that has led to the climate change.
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Global warming not progressing as fast as depicted in worst-case models 22.4.2015 New Kerala: Technology
Read Full story of 'Global warming not progressing as fast as depicted in worst-case models' at newkerala.com.
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Global warming not progressing as fast as depicted in worst-case models 22.4.2015 Zee News : Science and Technology
A new study has revealed that global warming is progressing at a moderate rate than the scenarios depicted in the worst-case models outlined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
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Global warming not progressing as fast as depicted in worst-case models 22.4.2015 Sify News
A new study has revealed that global warming is progressing at a moderate rate than the scenarios depicted in the worst-case models outlined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
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'Global warming not progressing as fast as depicted in worst-case models' 22.4.2015 Latest News
A new study has revealed that global warming is progressing at a moderate rate than the scenarios depicted in the worst-case models outlined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).A new study based on 1,000 years of temperature ...
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Top experts call for zero-carbon world by 2050 22.4.2015 Zee News : Science and Technology
A group of top international experts on Wednesday urged governments to stick to their promises to combat climate change and said the aim should be to create a "zero-carbon society" by 2050.
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Crucial meet today on climate action 22.4.2015 Hindu: News
On Earth Day, India will be among the countries discussing the phase-down of hydro fluorocarbons
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Australia should cut emissions by 30% by 2025 to catch up, review says 21.4.2015 The Guardian -- World Latest

Reductions should be even higher at 60% by 2030 in order to regain credibility among other countries, Climate Change Authority report states

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