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Paris climate summit sponsors include fossil fuel firms and big carbon emitters 29.5.2015 Guardian: Environment

French climate officials’ announcement of ‘pragmatic choice of sponsors’ sparks outrage among green groups

Fossil fuel firms and big carbon emitters sponsoring the Paris climate summit in December are “a part of the problem” that delegates will address, but their patronage was unavoidable for financial reasons, senior French climate officials say.

About 20% of the €170m (£122m) cost of the Paris conference will come from firms such as EDF, Engie (formerly known as GDF Suez), Air France, Renault-Nissan and BNP Paribas, the French foreign minister, Laurent Fabius,said on Thursday.

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Hindustan Power Projects says it is ready for uptake in sector post 2016 29.5.2015 News
Ready to commission 600 Mw from the first unit of its flagship Anuppur thermal power plant in Madhya Pradesh, Hindustan Power Projects (HPP) is confident that the company will take lead when the power sector goes for upswing post 2016.
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Neyveli Lignite Q4 net up 37% at Rs 677 crore 29.5.2015 Results
Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd has posted a net profit of Rs 676.8 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 as compared to Rs 494.4 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.
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One year of Modi govt: 'Talkathon' session with 3 Union Ministers on Saturday 29.5.2015 DNA: Opinion
As part of the NDA government's media blitzkrieg to highlight achievements made during its one-year rule, three Union ministers will participate in a 'talkathon' session on Saturday during which they will answer questions posted on Twitter. HRD Minister Smriti Irani, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal and Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will take part in the 90-minute programme beginning 6 PM, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry said in a statement. "Participants in the social media space can post questions on Twitter which would be answered by the guests (ministers) in real time. The users may use the hashtag #AskYourGovt to post their queries to the Twitter handle of the Ministry @MIB_India," it said. The event, which is part of government's initiative to highlight its achievements during one year in office, would be webcast live on YouTube channel of the I&B Ministry, pib.nic.in, india.gov.in and DD News. This will also be the first time that three ministers will take up people's queries ...
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Union Ministers to interact with netizens on Saturday 29.5.2015 Zee News : India National
 Under its initiative to highlight achievement of the NDA government in the past one year, union ministers Smriti Irani, Piyush Goyal and Nirmala Sitharaman will interact with netizens on Saturday, it was announced here.
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Finance Ministry notifies individual spending limit abroad 29.5.2015 HBL: Home
The Finance Ministry has issued a notification to allow an individual to spend $2.5 lakh abroad in a year. This comes almost three months after the Reserve Bank of India announced raising the same...
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Singareni Collieries, Caterpillar in talks 29.5.2015 HBL: Home
State-owned mining company Singareni Collieries Company Ltd has held a meeting with Caterpillar Co, a supplier of Longwall equipment and provider of its services, seeking their support in enhancin...
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Ministers to interact directly with netizens through Twitter under I-B Ministry's 'Talkathon' programme 29.5.2015 New Kerala: India News
Read Full story of 'Ministers to interact directly with netizens through Twitter under I-B Ministry's 'Talkathon' programme' at newkerala.com.
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Jeb Bush cosies up to coal industry barons at closed-door meeting 29.5.2015 The Guardian -- Front Page

The $7,500-a-person exclusive golf and fly-fishing retreat will give top coal CEOs – and reliable Republican donors – access to the 2016 presidential hopeful

Jeb Bush will convene next week with a clutch of coalmining barons and reliable Republican party donors who have paid at least $7,500 each to huddle in secret with the presidential hopeful at a golfing and fly-fishing retreat in a hidden-away corner of Virginia.

Bush’s scheduled one-hour speech at the Coal & Investment Leadership Forum will take place at the members-only Olde Farm club in Bristol, Virginia, where the civil war-themed golf tournament is a “cherished tradition”.

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'Talkathon' session with 3 Union ministers tomorrow 29.5.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
As part of the NDA government's media blitzkrieg to highlight achievements made during its one-year rule, three Union ministers will participate in a 'talkathon' session on Saturday during which they will answer questions posted on ...
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Open-cast coal mines of Srirampur 29.5.2015 Hindu: Andhra Pradesh
The open-cast mines of Srirampur in Adilabad District of Telangana look like a grey desert, but coal from these pit-mines feed power plants.
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Union Ministers Smt. Smriti Irani, Shri Piyush Goyal & Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman to Participate in Talkathon Tomorrow 29.5.2015 Govt of india: PIB
As part of its initiative to highlight the achievements of the Government in the last one year, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is organizing “Talkathon”. In the first of its kind, the Talkathon platform would involve the participation of three Union Ministers simultaneously. Minister for Human Resource Development, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani, Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy,
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Hindustan Powerprojects commissions first unit of 600 MW Anuppur plant 29.5.2015 ET: Power
Hindustan Powerprojects today said it has commissioned first unit of 600 MW of its Anuppur thermal power plant in Madhya Pradesh.
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Coal scam: H.C. Gupta concealed facts from Manmohan Singh, says CBI 29.5.2015 Hindu: Home
Mr. Gupta on May 27 had argued that Mr. Singh, being the then coal minister, had the ultimate power to allocate coal block.
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Sensex up 333 pts, set to end on upbeat note 29.5.2015 Sify Finance
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Why India must submit to King Coal - for now 29.5.2015 Latest News
The choice of coal as an energy source is a no-brainer when it comes to convenience and immediate economic costs
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Adani shares fall ahead of delisting next week for restructuring 29.5.2015 TOI: India Business
Adani Enterprises, a darling of Dalal Street participants since Narendra Modi took over as the prime minister, fell 7.4% to Rs 732 on Thursday, off the day’s low of Rs 717.25.
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dated May 29, 1965 29.5.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
dated May 29, 1965
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Centre yet to allot coal for State: KCR 29.5.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Centre yet to allot coal for State: KCR
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India can't do without coal, for now (Special to IANS) (First of a three-part series) 29.5.2015 All News-IANS Stories
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS/IndiaSpend) Coal generates over 75 percent of India's electricity and is among the cheapest energy sources available. Its main advantage over other feasible alternatives is that it is largely immune to interference from nature ...
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