Monthly Archives: November 2014

Testing the limits of European ambitions on emissions

New York Times: The European Union has long been a world leader on climate change, and its new agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions 40 […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Lima climate change talks best chance for a generation, say upbeat diplomats

Guardian: UN climate negotiations opening in Lima on Monday have the best chance in a generation of striking a deal on global warming, diplomats say. After […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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WHO Report: Climate Change To Cause 250000 “Extra Deaths” A Year By 2030

CleanTechnica: Climate change will be the cause of roughly 250,000 “extra” deaths a year by 2030, according to a recent report from the World Health […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Studies predict more bird losses than gains climate change

Arizona Daily Star: These Arizona-dwelling birds will be big winners — or losers — by the end of this century, due to climate change and […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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2014 could be hottest year on record: NOAA

Economic Times: The world could witness the hottest year this year with the first 10 months of 2014 being the warmest since record keeping began […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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India: Expert panel suggests taxation to deal with vehicular emissions

Times of India: In its recent report, TSR Subramanian Committee-formed by the ministry of environment, forests and climate change to review key environmental laws – […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Where Grass Is Greener, a Push to Share Drought’s Burden

New York Times: In these hills overlooking San Diego, the only indication of the continuing drought — now among the worst in California’s recorded history […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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United Kingdom: Fracking firm’s plans to look for gas in North Yorkshire criticised by environmental groups

Independent: As one of Britain’s leading independent gas companies applies to frack in North Yorkshire, concerns have also been raised about what campaigners claim are […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Former Malaysian chief: legal logging also ‘destructive’ forests

Mongabay: Former Malaysian prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad is calling for limits on legal logging in the Southeast Asian nation. In an oped published today in […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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As Mexico Addresses Climate Change, Critics Point to Shortcomings

New York Times: For six years, while drought ravaged Chihuahua State, Mario Ruiz clung to his small herd of cattle. The pasture where his […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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