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Spokes has been contacted by many members and others about the Network Rail decision to ban cycling from Waverley Bridge down into the station on b

India faces climate ‘isolation’ warns ex minister

NEWS: Prime Minister Modi may have to make concessions and agree emission cuts at UN talks if India's old alliance breaks down

UK prime minister swayed by climate sceptics – Huhne

NEWS: Climate deniers are influencing UK prime minister David Cameron, according to former energy secretary Chris Huhne

Australian bishop accuses Tony Abbott of “denigrating” climate science

NEWS: Climate pressure ramped up on Prime Minister, as Anglican church backs moves to ditch oil, gas and coal holdings

Obama administration announces $4 billion US clean energy fund

NEWS: Loan guarantees aim to boost flagging renewables sectors, under pressure from cheaper fossil fuels

Qatar targets solar revolution, but pace remains slow

NEWS: New solar deal with Kazakhstan could be solar boost to Qatar, but industry is still "embryonic" say analysts

Forum speaker John Githongo interviewed on corruption

The Guardian interviewed our speaker, a member of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact, at UN Forum 2014.

UK Lords set to examine Arctic oil drilling

NEWS: A newly formed UK Arctic Committee is putting controversial oil drilling plans under the microscope

Warming Antarctic leaves iconic emperor penguin on brink

NEWS: Loss of Antarctic sea ice through climate change threatens the emperor penguin’s habitat say scientists

Glasgow University could ditch £19m fossil fuel assets

NEWS: Official panel recommends Glasgow follows other academic institutions in ditching oil and gas investments


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