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Weekly wrap: Coal, coal, coal… and Islam

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Brazil backs long term zero carbon goal as Merkel visits

NEWS: President Dilma Rousseff declared support for G7 stance on emissions phase-out after receiving German leader in Brasilia

WWF-South Africa: Government's draft climate plan needs targets that see emissions fall faster and more sharply

Obama stakes claim to Paris climate legacy

NEWS: US president is pulling out all the stops for a global pact as quiver of climate policies unveiled at home

Oil companies register UN climate commitments

NEWS: Plans to tackle potent greenhouse gas emissions uploaded to global portal as oil industry takes first steps towards Paris deal

What sort of man picks a fight with this digger?

And this is Stephan Pütz from Immerath, West Germany. A man who's been fighting coal mines on his doorstep for over 25 years.  

EU climate chief outlines criteria for Paris success

NEWS: World must agree to zero emissions trajectory by 2100 says Miguel Arias Canete, or 2015 deal will lack credibility and impact

Understanding your energy bills

“Well-meaning but somewhat naïve”?

“Well-meaning but somewhat naïve”?


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