Salton Sea could benefit from California water bond

U-T San Diego: Talk with leaders from Imperial County and you’ll hear a clear message: Time is running out to save the Salton Sea, the [...]

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The ultimate limitation of big data for development

SciDevNet: Big data can only capture the past — without theory, they cannot predict into a changing future, says Martin Hilbert.
Recently, much has been written, [...]

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Court stand-off over illegal Indian coal projects

BusinessGreen: The legal battle over the governance of India’s coal industry has taken another twist as the government urged the Supreme Court not to revoke [...]

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Chile Carbon Tax Coming Up This Week

Clean Technica: This week, the government of Chile holds a final vote on its first carbon taxation scheme, also the first in South America, a [...]

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South Korea delays smog tax; starts emission trading in 2015 – finance minister

Reuters: South Korea has delayed a proposed tax on vehicle carbon emissions by over five years to the end of 2020, but confirmed it would [...]

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Great Barrier Reef dredge dumping plan could be shelved

Agence France-Presse: An India-backed mining consortium could shelve controversial plans to dump dredging waste in the Great Barrier Reef, with alternative sites on land being [...]

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Cool summer doesn’t invalidate climate change

Boston Globe: Labor Day has come and gone. Autumn looms. But how can summer be over when it never really began?
If you feel cheated — [...]

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Antarctic sea level rising faster than global rate

ScienceDaily: A new study of satellite data from the last 19 years reveals that fresh water from melting glaciers has caused the sea-level around the [...]

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What the Wilderness Act has taught us

LA Times: Ffty years ago Wednesday, Lyndon Johnson strolled out to the Rose Garden, pressed a fountain pen between the fingers of his hefty right [...]

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EU carbon price set to average at €23tn between 2021 and 2030

Blue and Green: A Thompson Reuters report on EU energy and climate policy has concluded that stricter regulations, based on proposed reforms to the European [...]

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