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BUSINESS WIRE: PMI Recognized for Its Climate Leadership with Six Consecutive Years on CDP’s ‘A List’ for Climate Change   
January 21, 2020
Source: Finanztreff - Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) was recognized today among the top global companies leading on climate action. Environmental nonprofit CDP, formerly Carbon Disclosure Project, has placed PMI on its ‘A...
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'A rogue governor': Rep. Metcalfe warns climate pact director not to accept Pennsylvania as member   
January 21, 2020
Source: Bradford Era - Tom Wolf from joining a regional climate pact. Metcalfe, R-Butler, the chairman of the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, said in a letter that any decision concerning Pennsylvania’s participation in the...
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The new A-list: CDP releases the global companies leading the way on tackling climate change   
January 21, 2020
Source: Yahoo! News - L'Oréal and Unilever are among the major brands to appear on the 2019 Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) ‘A List.' The non-profit organization has released the latest version of its annual list, which crunches the data...
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America Is Awash With Natural Gas and It’s About to Get Worse   
January 21, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - The Appalachian region has spearheaded a historic expansion, turning the U.S. into the world’s biggest producer while slashing prices for consumers and sounding the death-knell for domestic coal.
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Global sustainability standards are needed to curb climate crisis, says environmental director   
January 21, 2020
Source: CNBC - Businesses need to be singing from the same hymn sheet if they want to make meaningful progress in combatting the climate crisis, said the environmental director of one of Asia’s leading hotel groups, Hong Kong and Shanghai...
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Our current food system can feed only 3.4 billion people sustainably    
January 21, 2020
Source: New Scientist - Our current food system can feed only 3.4 billion people without transgressing key planetary limits, according to an analysis of the global farming system. However, reorganising what is farmed where – along with some changes in...
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Environmental Implications Of Lead-Acid And Lithium-Ion Batteries   
January 21, 2020
Source: Forbes - Because of the long history of lead-acid batteries, there is a significant body of literature discussing their impact on the environment. But lithium-ion batteries are newer to the market, and their environmental impact is still...
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The Virginia Bill Roundup Continues: Climate, Energy Transition, and Other Utility Regulation   
January 20, 2020
Source: Blue Virginia - Meanwhile, however, the need for mitigation measures is more pressing than ever. The new Democratic majority has responded with a long list of bills that address the problem in various ways: by joining the Regional Greenhouse Gas...
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India Inc making bolder commitments to address climate change: Report   
January 20, 2020
Source: India Times - MUMBAI: India Inc has shown an uptick when it comes to disclosure of climate change risk due to increasing awareness about global warming and a growing band of climate-conscious investors, reveals a recent report released by CDP...
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The Best News On Climate You’ve Never Heard   
January 20, 2020
Source: Forbes - Under the Current Polices Scenario global per capita carbon dioxide emissions do not exceed the 2012 peak until the late 2030s. Under the Stated Policies Scenario, global per capita carbon dioxide emissions steadily decline to...
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