Monthly Archives: November 2015

Climate Showdown Starts in Paris

Inter Press Service: Paris has finally arrived. During the next two weeks, a massive conference centre in the outskirts of the French capital will play […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Obama urges world action on climate change: No nation ‘immune’ to global warming

Washington Post: President Obama joined leaders from 150 nations on Monday in pledging action against climate change, kicking off a historic two-week gathering that Obama […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Tracking Views and News Out of the Paris Climate Change Talks

New York Times: If you are one of the ~6.99 billion earthlings focused on issues other than climate change as the climate treaty negotiations outside […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Native Seeds Help Weather Climate Change in El Salvador

Inter Press Service: Knife in hand, Domitila Reyes deftly cuts open the leaves covering the cob of corn, which she carefully removes from the plant […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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As Paris Summit Begins, What Would A Successful Climate Deal Look Like?

National Public Radio: KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: In the run-up to the Paris climate conference, our colleague Ari Shapiro has been speaking with leaders in the effort […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Paris Climate Summit Opens With Dire Warning

Inter Press Service: When the climate summit opened in Paris on Monday, the mood was overwhelmingly pessimistic – largely about the current state of the […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Pope Francis: World is near ‘suicide’ on climate change; ‘it’s now or never’

Washington Post: Environmental negotiators meeting in Paris should strike a climate change deal to save a world “at the limits of suicide,” Pope Francis said […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Energy on the Edge: Understanding the Challenge

Energy on the Edge Along with the OPEC meeting that takes place late this week, the biggest story in the world of energy is the Paris […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Rich countries must not impose end to ‘conventional energy’: India PM

Agence France-Presse: Rich countries should not force the developing world to abandon fossil fuels completely, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Monday at the UN […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Large-scale hydroelectric dam in Yukon would be a major environmental concern

ScienceDaily: A new Report from Wildlife Conservation Society Canada (WCS Canada) warns of the potential for major negative impacts on fish and fish habitat caused […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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