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Climate talks resume in Bonn as clock ticks on UN deal

NEWS: Two weeks of tough negotiations expected as envoys prepare to radically cut huge text for Paris deal

US can surpass emission goals without Congress – study

NEWS: Carbon cuts of 30% by 2025 possible under existing laws, finds WRI report, with tightening of climate policies

Green skies for aviation industry behind schedule

NEWS: Deadline to set up offset mechanism at UN's aviation body meet in 2016 will be missed, delaying action on climate

Oil giants brush up climate credentials ahead of Paris summit

NEWS: New initiative backed by UK, Chinese and Saudi firms seeks to explore ways they can contribute to emissions challenge

Headteacher backs campaign to let all schools have solar panels

Kate is the headteacher of Wheatley Park School in Holton, Oxford, a mixed secondary academy with 1,006 pupils.

We can all be inspired by Edinburgh student's fossil free win

I caught up with the Edinburgh students at Wednesday’s rally for the climate outside the Scottish Parliament to find out and what happened and how

Ignoring carbon risk is ‘gross negligence’ – pensions chief

NEWS: Money managers will face lawsuits if they fail to confront climate impact of fossil fuel holdings, warns ERAFP boss Philippe Desfosses

India heat wave kills 1,500 in taste of climate change impacts

NEWS: Extremes of heat and rainfall are becoming more common with human caused global warming, scientists warn

NGOs cry ‘greenwash’ over Paris climate talk sponsors

NEWS: Companies including Air France, Renault-Nissan and Suez Environnement will foot 20% of €187,000 bill for critical summit

Saudi Arabia solar power exports ‘absolutely realistic’

NEWS: Desert state has abundance of sunshine and could produce more than it consumes, says power company boss


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