Climate news archives

Climate news is a selection of international Internet news items related to climate issues and is updated daily. The news items reported here do not necessarily represent the views of CICERO, nor can CICERO be held responsible for the quality of their content.


Climate news from the last 30 days is listed below.

01.09.2014

Polish coal champion to the EU

Responding to Climate Change : Champion of coal and critic of EU’s tough climate policies will be the next Council chief.
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Greenhouse gas fear over increased levels of meat eating

BBC : Global consumption of meat needs to fall - to ensure future demand for food can be met and to help protect the environment - a study says.
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26.08.2014

Can supermarkets ever be sustainable?

The Guardian : Walmart’s new boss is on a mission. Will his drive for renewable energy and waste reduction transform the supermarket model?
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20.08.2014

UK lobbying to keep open one of Europe's dirtiest coal power stations

The Guardian : The UK government is lobbying the European commission (EC) to keep open one of Europe’s dirtiest coal power stations, even though its nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions exceed new legal limits by five times.
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19.08.2014

Health alert over fracking’s chemical cocktails

Climate News Network : Scientists in the US have established that some chemicals used in the controversial process of fracking to extract gas and oil could represent health and environmental hazards.
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Last updated: 02.09.14

Sources

  • Yahoo! News - Climate news from the international press agencies Reuters, Associated Press (AP) and Agence France-Presse (AFP)

Planet Ark - Environmental news from Reuters

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