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UK PM Cameron skims over climate in key speech

NEWS: UK Conservative leader devotes one line in hour-long speech to climate change as he sets out election priorities

Six EU states cast doubt on proposed 2030 climate goals

NEWS: Central European countries reject renewables and efficiency goals as part of EU's 2030 climate package

Thousands sign petition against ‘petrolhead’ climate commissioner

NEWS: Incoming EU climate and energy chief faces rising opposition as MEPs prepare to question his appointment

Russian authorities terminate investigation into ‘Arctic 30’ protest after twelve months

World’s first major power plant with carbon capture opens in Canada

NEWS: IEA hails major breakthrough as one unit of SaskPower’s Boundary Dam plant starts sucking up CO2

Modi gets behind HFC crackdown at US-India meeting

NEWS: India will cooperate with global efforts to phase out the potent greenhouse gases, prime minister Narendra Modi agrees
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Arias Cañete will face a tough grilling on climate and energy portfolio

Australian and Indian businesses lead calls for greener energy

NEWS: Volatile fossil fuel prices are encouraging some businesses to source greener forms of power, says Grant Thornton report

EPA data shows US greenhouse gas emissions rising

NEWS: Emissions from 8,000 power plants and major industrial sites in 2013 were up 0.6% on the previous year, says Environmental Protection Agency

US calls for ‘Sputnik’ style drive to save Arctic

NEWS: The US will make climate change its top priority as chair of the Arctic Council, says US Arctic envoy

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UNA-UK:

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