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G7 prods ISSB to tackle more than climate standards   
May 21, 2022
Source: Accounting Today - Finance ministers and central bank governors from G7 countries are asking the recently established International Sustainability Standards Board to go beyond climate change disclosures to set standards in other areas related to...
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U.S. launches $3.5 billion program to speed development of up carbon removal tech   
May 20, 2022
Source: Reuters on MSN.com - The U.S. Energy Department launched a program on Thursday to fund four large-scale projects across the country that can remove carbon dioxide from the air, investing $3.5 billion in a nascent technology the Biden administration...
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‘Who is talking about climate change now'’ What the Ukraine war means for global heating   
May 20, 2022
Source: CNBC on MSN.com - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said the Kremlin's assault on Ukraine will likely have major implications for global heating targets.
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Who Dropped the Rain Bomb on Durban Last Month' And Will They Pay Climate Reparations'   
May 20, 2022
Source: CounterPunch - The third-largest city in South Africa, Durban, has had a hellish month. The climate catastrophe witnessed in the city and surrounding areas left terrible
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The Small, Local Election With Potentially Major Climate Change Significance   
May 20, 2022
Source: Yahoo - Next week’s primary election in Georgia has made national news as a potential bellwether of how voters view former President Donald Trump and his false claims that the 2020 presidential election in the state,
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US launches $3.5 bn plan for CO2 capture, storage   
May 20, 2022
Source: Daily Sun - The United States on Thursday unveiled a $3.5-billion plan for projects to capture carbon dioxide directly from the air, a recent technology seen as a possible solution to climate change. The money will fund four major umbrella...
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Contemporary sea-level changes from global to local scales: a review   
May 19, 2022
Source: Biology Letters - Sea-level variations spread over a very broad spectrum of spatial and temporal scales as a result of complex processes occurring in the Earth System in response to natural variability of the climate system,
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Europe has a plan to get off Russian gas. Energy experts say it is not enough.   
May 19, 2022
Source: Grist - (The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has argued that the building of any new fossil fuel infrastructure would move the planet past the climate goal of 1.5 degrees Celsius.) Instead ...
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COP26: No countries have delivered on promise to improve climate plans   
May 19, 2022
Source: New Scientist - In Glasgow, 196 countries promised to "revisit and strengthen" their plans for curbing emissions, but there is little sign of this happening before the next talks in November
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South Africa: Deputy Minister Makhotso Sotyu - Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment 2022/23 Dept Budget Vote   
May 19, 2022
Source: AllAfrica.com - Press Release - Address by Deputy Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, Hon. Ms Makhotso Sotyu (MP), during the 2022/23 Budget Vote plenary in the National Assembly
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