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John Ashton: Fracking in England only possible if it is imposed

COMMENT: There is no need for fracking, anywhere in my country. There is no national interest case. It cannot happen by consent.

‘Now is not the time to turn our backs’

The escalating violence in the Middle East and Africa has forced thousands of refugees to run for their lives.

Tea and biscuits: US makes soft power play on climate

BLOG: Matthew Barzun, President Obama's ambassador to the UK, invites climate twitterati to round table at London residence

Australian PM heads for climate clash with Pacific island leaders

NEWS: Tony Abbott will come under fire for coal-friendly policies at Port Moresby meeting, as neighbours back mining moratorium

Visiting Abu Bilal

India environment minister blasts rich world’s greedy lifestyles

NEWS: Developed countries need five Earths to fuel ‘unsustainable’ habits while India makes do with one, says Prakash Javadekar

Green infrastructure could save cities fifth of world GDP by 2050

NEWS: Public transport, efficient buildings and recycling investments pay off in energy savings, New Climate Economy report shows

Green urban infrastructure could save $17trn by 2050

NEWS: Public transport, efficient buildings and recycling investments pay off in energy savings, New Climate Economy report shows

UN climate officials chide Ban Ki-moon for ‘snail’s pace’ jibe

ANALYSIS: Fears progress slow towards global pact unfounded, say co-chairs as countries agree to let them slim down draft text

Ecuador seeks to unite Latin America behind climate justice crusade

NEWS: Fragmented continent poised to rally around joint accord in November, envoy Daniel Ortega Pacheco reveals

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