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2010-11-05 05:15:00

- Montreal Protocol Actions Would Exceed UNFCCC/Kyoto Reductions WASHINGTON, Nov.

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2010-09-29 12:07:52

A global temperature increase of up to 4º C and the end of coral reefs could become reality by 2100 if national targets are not revised in the Copenhagen Accord, the international pledge which was agreed at last year's Copenhagen's COP15 climate change conference.

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2010-09-17 06:37:42

The UN’s climate chief on Thursday urged the air transport industry to continue its strategies in curbing emissions, highlighting that it held “critical keys” to confronting global warming.

2010-09-10 15:13:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Global Adaptation Institute," a new non-profit focused on adaptation to climate change, announced that the former second in command at the World Bank, Dr.

2010-08-26 11:22:00

New Report Reveals Fatal Flaws in Bank's Justification for Business as Usual WASHINGTON and LONDON, Aug.

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2010-08-22 09:55:00

A U.N. board that oversees a $2.7 billion market intended to cut heat-trapping gases has agreed to take steps that could lead to reining in what European and U.S. environmentalists call a gigantic scam.

2010-08-20 10:34:00

LONDON and WASHINGTON, Aug.

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2010-08-02 12:25:00

A climate bill failing in the US Senate could cause a strain on international negotiations that began today on a new agreement to try and maintain the global warming crisis.

2010-07-02 11:12:00

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Certified Emissions Reduction Units (CERs) for the destruction of HFC-23 represent over 1/2 of the CDM credits issued to date. The CDM's HFC-23 projects pay 65-75 times more for HFC-23 destruction than the manufacturers pay.

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2010-06-11 06:00:00

The Earth is heading for an over 5-degree Fahrenheit warming trend by the year 2100 despite promises to curb carbon emissions, according to a study released during UN talks on Thursday.


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  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
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