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US formally exits global climate pact amid election uncertainty
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US formally exits global climate pact amid election uncertainty

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States formally exited the Paris Agreement on Wednesday, fulfilling a years-long promise by President Donald…
‘Moment of truth’ at key UN climate summit
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‘Moment of truth’ at key UN climate summit

Some 60 world leaders came together at the UN Monday for a “climate emergency” summit aimed at reinvigorating the faltering…
China’s ‘Belt and Road’ risks Paris climate goals: analysis
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China’s ‘Belt and Road’ risks Paris climate goals: analysis

Carbon-heavy development in countries part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative could render the Paris climate goals unreachable, according to…
Trump rails against Paris climate accord
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Trump rails against Paris climate accord

US President Donald Trump on Monday once again denounced the “unfair, ineffective, and very, very expensive” Paris climate accord, during…
G20 summit: World leaders agree on climate deal
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G20 summit: World leaders agree on climate deal

World leaders attending the 2019 G20 summit in the Japanese city of Osaka on Saturday agreed to a climate change…
What is the role of business in tackling the climate crisis?
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What is the role of business in tackling the climate crisis?

It’s that time of the year when climate negotiators have come together in an attempt to solve the climate crisis.…
AP Explains: Brazil’s environmental changes under Bolsonaro
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AP Explains: Brazil’s environmental changes under Bolsonaro

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The administration of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has canceled a United Nations climate change workshop…
415.26 parts per million: CO2 levels hit historic high
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415.26 parts per million: CO2 levels hit historic high

Scientists in the United States have detected the highest levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere since records began,…
CO2 emissions up 2.7%, world ‘off course’: study
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CO2 emissions up 2.7%, world ‘off course’: study

Global emissions of carbon dioxide mainly from fossil fuel burning will rise 2.7 percent in 2018, scientists said Wednesday, signaling…
David Attenborough: ‘The collapse of our civilizations is on the horizon’
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David Attenborough: ‘The collapse of our civilizations is on the horizon’

  Renowned nature broadcaster Sir David Attenborough has told world leaders that climate change could lead to collapse of civilizations,…
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