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“Second wave” of climate pledges to UN deal expected in September

ANALYSIS: New study shows a third of 81 surveyed countries have not started work yet on contribution to Paris pact

Statement on meat industry

Are we too mean to politicians?

Politicians cop a fair bit of stick: the media is remorseless; campaigners are seldom satisfied; constituents only get in touch to complain; and pu

Li Keqiang announces new energy target to wean China off coal

NEWS: Beijing government pledges to strictly enforce environmental regulations and "crack down" on illegal emissions

Amazon drought led to doubling of tree mortality

NEWS: Severe conditions caused rainforest to suck in lower levels of carbon dioxide, raising concern over future climate impacts

Green energy investor returns rise as carbon bubble looms

NEWS: Falling costs of renewables, green bonds growth and prospect of UN climate deal driving confidence in clean energy sector

Solar closing in on cost of coal-fired power – Deutsche Bank

NEWS: Prices could fall by as much as 40% by 2020, say analysts, who say rising power prices will make solar more attractive

Saudi Arabia to expand solar capacity, says oil minister

NEWS: Ali al-Naimi calls for greater cooperation between Europe and Middle East in developing Kingdom's renewables potential

What are world leaders saying about a Paris climate agreement?

NEWS: Universal, ambitious, legally binding - governments are starting to make their views clear on a UN emissions cutting pact

Coal pollution limits worse than China - is that the best we can do?


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UNISON is urging members to sign an online petition to protect the rights of vulnerable children...

Friends of the Earth England Wales & Northern Ireland:

“I hear no objection in the room.

Columban JPIC:

On Saturday 22 October, Fr.

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