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Geoengineering creeps from sci-fi to reality

ANALYSIS: Scientists, artists and policymakers pondered whether to hack the planet at a meeting in Berlin this week

UN and World Bank ‘inefficiency’ blocking forest aid efforts

NEWS: Report from leading REDD donors Norway warns of 'growing perception' countries are missing out on millions

Australian opposition ‘unlikely’ to keep climate off G20 agenda

NEWS: Australia lacks gravitas to cast off climate talk, with US and China likely to put pressure on Tony Abbott

Ex-NATO chief: UN ability to tackle climate change has limits

NEWS: Veteran diplomat Javier Solana says real progress will only come at national level, hailing action in China, Uganda, Tuvalu

‘Clean coal’ advert banned by UK watchdog

NEWS: The Advertising Standards Authority has banned an advert promoting "clean coal" as a solution to energy poverty

WWF wins case against Peabody Energy

Into the Dragon’s Den: climate innovation gets competitive

SKETCH: Green start-ups can win big money in the EU-backed Climate-KIC competition. But are the judges after style or substance?

Climate change could slash 8.7% from India’s GDP by 2100

NEWS: The Asian Development Bank warns economic cost of climate change will challenge efforts to lift people out of poverty

Heavy consumption puts planet in overdraft

NEWS: Earth Overshoot Day arrives one day earlier than 2013, marking the date global consumption exceeds production

In the red for the rest of 2014: today we exceed nature's budget


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