Climate Policy

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Name: Climate Policy
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Latvian MFA: goal to reduce emissions by 40% is "ambitious"

The goal to reduce emissions by 40% is ambitious, therefore, it is important to consider how this venture will affect each member state individually, Foreign Affairs Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Unity) said during the European Union's (EU) General Affairs ... [Published The Baltic Course - 3 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Speech: Mixed signals – the implications of climate policy uncertainty

This is an extended version of the speech delivered by CEDA Chief Executive, Professor the Hon. Stephen Martin, at the Climate Adaptation 2014 conference by the National Climate Adaptation Re Facility and CSIRO. Thank you for inviting me to part of this ... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

What We Are Reading

September 29, 2014 International News Coverage Middle East, ISIS, Terrorism, and Counterterrorism Afghanistan’s new president: ‘Hold me accountable’ Sudarsan Raghavan |The Washington Post After months of political tensions, Afghanistan’s new president, ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 17 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

DECC launches consultation on rules for limiting emissions

An EPS dictates a maximum allowable release of a pollutant, such as CO 2 , during the production of a commodity such as a tonne of steel or MWh of electricity. This places a clear obligation on the polluter to alter their production process or install ... [Published Bellona Foundation - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

EPA chief: Climate policy is linked to economic prosperity

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, during a speech last week, drew a correlation between the Obama  - More -  ... [Published NEI SmartBrief - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

The U.S. Should Engage China

The potential for global agreement and progress on climate change lies in the relationship, and potential for collaboration, between the United States and China. These two nations hold the world’s largest clean energy markets, and with the addition of ... [Published SZEenergy.biz - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Will the true voice on climate change please stand up?

Just don't forget to listen to the scientists too. EPAWho should political leaders follow when it comes to climate change: environmental scientists, powerful corporations, or a million marchers? Sometimes the three groups disagree, sometimes they concur; ... [Published Conversation UK - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Why marching matters

Last Sunday, hundreds of thousands of people converged on New York City to demand action on climate change. With an estimated 400,000 in attendance, the People’s Climate March was by far the largest climate march in history. I was one of the people there, ... [Published Minnesota Daily - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Delhi Confidential: Guessing game

GUESSING GAMERailway Minister Sadananda Gowda has invited all his Cabinet colleagues to railway stations of their choice to participate in a voluntary cleaning drive on October 2 as part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan. His own choice of station is an information ... [Published Indian Express - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Local businesses recognized for aiding sustainable economy efforts

Several local businesses were recently recognized for their efforts at growing a more sustainable and vibrant local economy. The Sustainable Business Council, a Missoula nonprofit, held its 9th annual Sustainability Awards at Ten Spoon Winery earlier ... [Published Missoulian - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

Fracking’s not going to solve climate change, scientists say — and it could end up making it worse

Natural gas, also known as methane, is a greenhouse gas that, when burned as fuel, produces about as coal. From a climate perspective, that makes it sound like a really good alternative to coal. The one problem: when released into the atmosphere, it’s ... [Published Salon - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Climate change adaption

Re: ‘Climate Change’ letter by Robin Browne (The NEWS, Sept. 18).People who say that our carbon dioxide emissions cause dangerous climate change are unwittingly encouraging an ongoing tragedy.Instead of concentrating on helping vulnerable people adapt ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Sep 25 2014]

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by the greenhouse effect by 40%, must provide "fair distribution among the"
"Coca-Cola has always been more focused on its economic bottom line than on global warming, but when the company lost a lucrative operating licence in India because of a serious water shortage there in 2004, things began to change."
"We all are ready to work on reaching an agreement at the European Council's October meeting on the EU's climate policy 2030, but it has to be fair" the Latvian minister told the EUEU General Affairs Council in Brussels
"The EU's target to cut the emissions by 40 percent is ambitious, so the impact of this common target on each member state is highly important for taking a decision" said the minister

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Climate laws inadequate to protect human rights... [Published Lexology - 1 hour ago]
Latvian MFA: goal to reduce emissions by 40% is... [Published The Baltic Course - 3 hours ago]
For professors, teaching about climate change i... [Published Penn State Daily Collegian - 6 hours ago]
Speech: Mixed signals – the implications of cli... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
Climate Science Not Settled, Says Former Obama ... [Published Heartlander Magazine - 14 hours ago]
XINHUA - EU climate decisions must be fair to a... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 15 hours ago]
What We Are Reading [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 17 hours ago]
Why the People’s Climate March is Vital [Published Institute for Policy Studies - 18 hours ago]
Youth Climate Action in the Face of Africa [Published Huffington Post - 18 hours ago]
Beyond climate change treaties: 'a deal in Pari... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 19 hours ago]
EU climate decisions must be fair to all member... [Published China.org.cn - 20 hours ago]
Keeping India Cool: Tomorrow's Refrigerants Today [Published NRDC Worldview - 20 hours ago]
The U.S. Should Engage China [Published Carnegie Endowment - 20 hours ago]
DECC launches consultation on rules for limitin... [Published Bellona Foundation - 21 hours ago]
Keeping India Cool: Tomorrow's Refrigerants Today [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 21 hours ago]
EPA chief: Climate policy is linked to economic... [Published NEI SmartBrief - 22 hours ago]
The U.S. Should Engage China [Published SZEenergy.biz - 23 hours ago]
Wonkbook: The challenges of finding Eric Holder... [Published Ezra Klein - Sep 29 2014]
Will the true voice on climate change please st... [Published Conversation UK - Sep 29 2014]
Hedegaard: EU is still a ‘climate leader’ [Published Responding to Climate Change - Sep 29 2014]
Climate Change: Property Rights versus Human Ri... [Published Observer India - Sep 29 2014]
Why marching matters [Published Minnesota Daily - Sep 29 2014]
Beyond politics: how finance can influence clim... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 29 2014]
Delhi Confidential: Guessing game [Published Indian Express - Sep 28 2014]
Letter: Energy sufficiency by the year 2030 [Published Kelowna Capital - Sep 28 2014]
Google, GE And Others Contribute To Climate-Cha... [Published ZNet - Sep 28 2014]
Obama faces hard sell on climate fund [Published The Hill - Sep 28 2014]
Local businesses recognized for aiding sustaina... [Published Missoulian - Sep 28 2014]
After the People’s Climate March, a Rochester m... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 27 2014]
Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Texas Publi... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 27 2014]
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What We Are Reading [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 17 hours ago]
September 29, 2014 International News Coverage Middle East, ISIS, Terrorism, and Counterterrorism Afghanistan’s new president: ‘Hold me accountable’ Sudarsan Raghavan |The Washington Post After months of political tensions, Afghanistan’s new president, ...
Keeping India Cool: Tomorrow's Refrigerants Today [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 21 hours ago]
Avinash Kar, Senior Attorney, San Francisco Guest Blog by Bhaskar Deol, NRDC India Representative based in New Delhi Last week a number of the world’s most loved brands and the largest technology companies came together to pledge to eliminate use ...
EPA chief: Climate policy is linked to economic... [Published NEI SmartBrief - 22 hours ago]
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, during a speech last week, drew a correlation between the Obama  - More -  ...
Wonkbook: The challenges of finding Eric Holder... [Published Ezra Klein - Sep 29 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ...
Will U.S.-India Summit Bring Historic Climate A... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 27 2014]
Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco On Monday, President Barack Obama meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in what could be one of the most significant events following the U.N. climate week. As leaders of the world's largest democracies ...
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