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Flight of fancy? Aviation industry tries to go green
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Flight of fancy? Aviation industry tries to go green

From an emissions-reducing model jet that looks like something from a sci-fi movie to electric aircraft and sustainable fuel, the…
Plant a trillion trees: Republicans offer fossil-friendly climate fix
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Plant a trillion trees: Republicans offer fossil-friendly climate fix

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican lawmakers on Wednesday will propose legislation setting a goal for the United States to plant a…
Five reasons COP25 climate talks failed
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Five reasons COP25 climate talks failed

The climate summit in Madrid earlier this month did not collapse — but by almost any measure it certainly failed.…
Anger, relief but no joy as UN climate talks limp to an end
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Anger, relief but no joy as UN climate talks limp to an end

A marathon UN summit wrapped up Sunday with little to show, squeezing hard-earned compromises from countries over a global warming…
Choose hope or climate surrender, says UN chief
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Choose hope or climate surrender, says UN chief

Confronted with a climate crisis threatening civilization itself, humanity must choose between hope and surrender, UN chief Antonio Guterres told…
UN chief warns of ‘point of no return’ on climate change
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UN chief warns of ‘point of no return’ on climate change

MADRID (AP) — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Sunday that the world’s efforts to stop climate change have been “utterly…
Black carbon from air pollution found in placentas: study
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Black carbon from air pollution found in placentas: study

Black carbon particles typically emitted by vehicle exhaust and coal-fired power plants have been detected on the fetus-facing side of…
Nations agree to rule book for Paris climate treaty
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Nations agree to rule book for Paris climate treaty

Nations on Sunday struck a deal to breathe life into the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty after marathon UN talks…
Brazil president may smother rainforest, scientists warn
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Brazil president may smother rainforest, scientists warn

SAO PAULO (AP) — Scientists warn that Brazil’s president-elect could push the Amazon rainforest past its tipping point — with…
Climate action could add $26 trillion to world economy: study
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Climate action could add $26 trillion to world economy: study

  Ambitious action on climate change could contribute an extra $26 trillion to the world economy by 2030, international experts…
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