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The Arctic saw near-record heat again in 2019. It's an ominous sign for the future of the planet   
December 11, 2019
Source: CNN - The Arctic's snow and ice are the planet's air-conditioner, reflecting the sun's energy back into space and keeping temperatures around the North Pole cool.
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Western Climate Initiative Inc.   
December 10, 2019
Source: Global News - Environment Minister Iain Rankin says joining the initiative will allow the province to use its IT system to manage and track its new cap and trade program. Continue reading →
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'Higher ambition': Corporate giants reiterate calls for climate action   
December 10, 2019
Source: Business Green - The Coalition for Higher Ambition - which brings together a host of green business, investor, and government groups, including the We Mean Business and European Corporate Leaders Groups, the Institutional Investor Group on...
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Ålandsbanken Abp: The Åland index reaches 40 million customers globally   
December 10, 2019
Source: Finanznachrichten - The tool, originally developed and implemented by The Bank of Åland, is now further enhanced with data, covering 99% of global market cap, through a new partnership with Trucost, a part of S&P Global that assesses and...
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Climate Registry nears 1st U.S. emissions reporting   
December 10, 2019
Source: Reuters - LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Aiming to get a jump on what they see as inevitable mandatory reporting of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States, 58 companies, cities and organizations have volunteered to report emissions to the...
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The World’s 10 Biggest Polluters   
December 10, 2019
Source: Yahoo Finance - About 200 countries are presently convened for the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP 25 in Madrid. The Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Climate Change (COP) is tasked with making sure the agreements...
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As the climate crisis grows, Big Oil finds itself over a barrel Joel Makower   
December 10, 2019
Source: GreenBiz - These aren’t the happiest of times for the fossil fuel industry, and the petroleum majors in particular. The world’s largest oil and gas companies are facing strong headwinds from activists, investors and communities, pitting the...
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A sustainable new material for carbon dioxide capture   
December 10, 2019
Source: PHYS.org - n a joint research study from Sweden, scientists from Chalmers University of Technology and Stockholm University have developed a new material for capturing carbon dioxide. The new material offers many benefits—it is sustainable,...
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A Look Ahead to the Final Week of UN Climate Talks in Madrid   
December 09, 2019
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - MADRID—The second week of UN climate talks taking place in Madrid, Spain begins today. Below are statements by Alden Meyer and Rachel Cleetus at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), offering a recap of COP25 so far and...
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Rocky Mountain Institute and Carbon War Room join forces   
December 09, 2019
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