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Japan taking baby steps towards greener policies   
August 01, 2020
Source: The Straits Times - Japan's recent adoption of greener policies is in part due to global pressure, environment observers say, noting encouraging signs amid the baby steps the country is taking to move from its heavy reliance on fossil fuels to...
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Pa. lawmakers keep up battle against Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative   
August 01, 2020
Source: Lancaster Online - A bipartisan group of legislators are vowing to keep up the fight against Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to tax Pennsylvania’s carbon emissions despite their inability to shut the governor down
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La France souhaite développer la Place de Paris dans la finance carbone   
July 31, 2020
Source: Actu Environnement - Chaque tonne de CO2 échangée sur le marché prend la forme d'un transfert de quota (appelé EUA en anglais – European Union Allowance) entre le compte détenu par le vendeur et le compte...
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CO2 European Emission Allowances   
July 31, 2020
Source: Finanzen - Die Emissionsrechte werden auch EUA (European Union Allowance) genannt. Eine EUA berechtigt zum Ausstoß von einer Tonne CO2. Andere Treibhausgase werden zur einfacheren Handhabung ebenfalls in ...
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We Can, and Must, Hold a Safe and Fair Election in November   
July 31, 2020
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - This is the latest in an ongoing pattern of misinformation from the president that could mislead voters and undermine public trust in democracy, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). Below is a statement by Ken...
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Is this glass slipper moment for transforming Europe’s poorly   
July 31, 2020
Source: Armed robbery in Revesby - It's unfortunate that it took a pandemic to see something so obvious. Energy efficiency is the Cinderella of climate solutions: virtuous and
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Microsoft’s astonishing climate change goals, explained   
July 31, 2020
Source: Vox - In 2016, it won a climate leadership award from EPA. “We’ve seen them as a leader since 2013,” says Nicolette Bartlett, climate change director at the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), a global clearinghouse of...
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KBank earns A- score from Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) – a first among Thai banks   
July 31, 2020
Source: thaipr.net - Striving to become a zero-carbon organization, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) was rated A- (Leadership Level) in assessment of climate change management under the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) of 2019 – the first and only Thai bank...
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Climate-Driven Flooding at Superfund Sites Puts Communities at Risk—but Administration Ignores the Danger   
July 31, 2020
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - according to an analysis based on research that was discontinued by the Trump administration in 2017 but released today by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). The study, “A Toxic Relationship: Extreme Coastal Flooding...
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ESG Investing and the Use of ‘Risk’   
July 31, 2020
Source: Yahoo! News - This is part of a broader campaign by left-wing corporate-activist group As You Sow to draft the corporate world into their war against restrictions on abortion. Abortion was not a common topic for shareholder resolutions until...
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