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Candidate for top EU climate job defends oil links

NEWS: Miguel Arias Canete declared his support for EU climate change goals, under fierce questioning from MEPs

Greenland ice melt likely to accelerate say scientists

NEWS: Vast ice sheet more vulnerable to climate change than previously thought, say scientists

Autumn 2014 Vocation for Justice

The Autumn 2014 newsletter of the Columban JPIC Team (Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation) focuses on Peacemaking.

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

Arias Cañete will face a tough grilling on climate and energy portfolio


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