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2010-01-12 08:23:11

While governments around the world continue to explore strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, a new study suggests policymakers should focus on what needs to be achieved in the next 40 years in order to keep long-term options viable for avoiding dangerous levels of warming.

2010-01-11 13:10:02

President Obama's visit to China before December's Copenhagen conference underlined views that the international strategy to tackle climate change truly hinges on cooperation between the United States and the developing Asian economies.

2009-12-22 14:05:00

Amid new diplomatic wrangling over the failure of the Copenhagen summit, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon appealed for world powers to make a new effort to secure a legally binding climate deal next year.

2009-12-19 13:55:00

After months of anticipation and two weeks of intense political wrangling, diplomats from around the world have said that they will take action to cut pollution, though specific benchmarks and targets have not yet been announced.

2009-12-18 08:36:00

COPENHAGEN, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens of Hopenhagen gathered in City Hall Square with Mayors from around the world to mark WWF's Earth Hour Hopenhagen in a show of support for reaching a global deal on climate change.

2009-12-16 13:38:00

COPENHAGEN, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of candy suckers are being distributed at the U.N. climate change conference in Copenhagen, Denmark today to mock nations that are imposing harsh limits on their carbon emissions at great economic cost for little or no environmental benefit.

2009-12-16 12:54:09

Bowman Creates Graphic Translation Of Climate Change Data.

2009-12-16 07:30:00

SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- LimeGreen Earth, Inc. announced today that it will offset the carbon emitted by President Obama's flight on Air Force One to the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP15 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

2009-12-15 12:30:00

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the 15th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change have convened in Copenhagen to negotiate for a climate treaty likely to devastate the economies of compliant nations.