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EU set to overachieve 2020 carbon emissions goal

NEWS: Greenhouse gas emissions fell 2% in 2013 says Environment Agency, but warns some countries are slipping

Talk: How to reduce your energy consumption and energy costs

China, India set pace in global clean energy growth

NEWS: Emerging markets set to overtake rich countries in race to install wind, solar and other renewable energy sources

US banks deny funds to coal port near Great Barrier Reef

NEWS: Rainforest Action Network welcomes commitment by four US banks not to invest in project that will support new coal mines

New Peace Resources

Columbans in Australia have produced excellent new resources on peacemaking.

MPs back our call for action on ‘unethical’ mining industry

Today, a parliamentary committee has released its verdict on the future of the mining and extractive industry. Echoing our calls to toughen...

Columban Superior General reports on Columban celebrations

From October 10th –12th pilgrims gathered in Rome for the celebrations marking the opening of the 1400th anniversary of the death of St Columban.

UK invests £97m in weather and climate supercomputer

NEWS: The Met Office says the system, 13 times more powerful than its existing capacity, will bring £2 billion of benefits

Ikea launches solar panels in the Netherlands

NEWS: Swedish furniture giant brings residential solar technology to Dutch, with expansion planned to seven more countries

Giant tower to monitor climate change in the Amazon

NEWS: Taller than the Eiffel Tower, the observatory will capture vital data on how climate change is impacting the rainforest

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UNA-UK:

UNA-UK joins with international experts seeking to inform the work of a new independent Panel on...

Responding to Climate Change:

NEWS: Key Obama advisor says US-China pact could be vulnerable if climate sceptic takes White...

World Development Movement:

Today in Parliament 241 MPs voted in favour of the Clive Efford's private member's bill aimed at...

Columban JPIC:

John Nightingale is the Chairman of Jubilee Debt Campaign, Birmingham.

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