Climate Change Concerns Push Chile to Forefront of Carbon Tax Movement

New York Times: These are rough times for carbon taxes, aimed at mitigating climate change. Australia recently repealed its carbon tax. South Korea delayed a [...]

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Climate Change: IPCC Warns of Species Extinction and Food Insecurity

Business Times: A draft of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Synthesis report warns of “severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts for people, species and [...]

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China, India set pace in global clean energy growth

RTCC: China, India and other emerging economies could see their levels of clean energy installations overtake rich countries in 2014.
Huge demand for energy and falling [...]

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EU set to overachieve 2020 carbon emissions goal

RTCC: The EU is on track to overachieve on its climate targets for 2020, according to the European Environment Agency.
New greenhouse gas data shows emissions [...]

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Australia: Abbot Point: study on dumping spoil in wetlands not required, Hunt says

Guardian: The federal government has waived the need for a full environmental impact study into the dumping of dredging spoil onto sensitive wetlands under the [...]

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Australia govt wins backing for emissions scheme

Reuters: Australia’s government has reached a compromise with independent senators and a key opposition party to secure support for a A$2.5 billion ($2.2 billion) fund [...]

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If we want to make climate action happen we need to hear about the solutions

Guardian: Our efforts to cut carbon emissions aren’t working and no-one else cares. Give up. It’s not a great thought to start the day, [...]

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Millennials could make a difference on climate, if they voted

Grist: First, the good news: Young people care more about reducing carbon emissions than older Americans. And now, the bad: They are also much less [...]

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Even Worldwide Pandemic Can’t Cull Unsustainable Human Population

Nature World: Environmental scientists for the most part agree that the human population is growing at an unsustainable rate, to the point that even fertility [...]

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U.S. EPA seeks more input on sweeping power plant rule

Reuters: U.S. regulators said on Tuesday they wanted more input on elements of a sweeping plan to reduce pollution from power plants and about the [...]

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