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Global Carbon Price Needed to prevent Dangerous Global Warming: New Report

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: The Climate Group - A worldwide carbon pricing system is needed to safeguard the future of the global economy, and to prevent dangerous levels of global warming, a group of over 200 leading organizations says in a new report.

Trump no precipitará su decisión sobre el Acuerdo de París

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: EFE Verde - Estados Unidos prometió hoy que su presidente, Donald Trump, no se precipitará en su análisis sobre si retirarse o no del Acuerdo de París y tendrá en cuenta las preocupaciones sobre los efectos del cambio climático, pero subrayó que su decisión será la "adecuada" para sus intereses nacionales.

La BOAD et Aera Group mettent en place la 1ère facilité carbone de l’Afrique de l’Ouest

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Agence Ecofin - La Banque ouest-africaine de développement (BOAD) et l’Aera Group ont créé BOAD-CO2, la première facilité carbone de l’Afrique de l’Ouest. L’objectif de cette entité est de simplifier et d’accélérer l’accès des projets élaborés dans la région à la finance carbone.

Les financiers du G7 réunis à Bari avec des questions pour Washington

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Une réunion de deux jours des responsables financiers du Groupe des sept s'ouvre vendredi en Italie, et l'Europe, le Japon et le Canada espèrent à cette occasion se faire une idée plus précise des politiques du président américain Donald Trump.

Tillerson signe une déclaration saluant l'accord de Paris

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - FAIRBANKS, Alaska, 12 mai (Reuters) - Le secrétaire d'Etat américain, Rex Tillerson, a signé jeudi un texte reconnaissant l'accord de Paris lors d'une rencontre du conseil de l'Arctique, quoique Donald Trump n'ait toujours pas divulgué sa décision sur le maintien ou non des Etats-Unis dans cet accord sur le climat.

ENTREVISTA: "El cambio climático condicionará socialmente a la especie humana"

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Expansión - El paleontólogo y codirector de las excavaciones de Atapuerca, Juan Luis Arsuaga, ha intervenido en el Congreso Internacional sobre Cambios Climáticos y Ambientales con su charla sobre la evolución humana y el clima.

En Inde, les énergies solaires sont désormais moins chères que les énergies fossiles

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Konbini - Les observateurs n’avaient pas tablé sur une progression aussi fulgurante. Et pourtant, en Inde, deuxième pays le plus peuplé du monde après la Chine (qui bat régulièrement des records de pollution), les énergies renouvelables solaires coupent l’herbe sous le pied aux énergies fossiles, et plus vite que prévu. Ce qui rend le pays de plus en plus susceptible de tenir les engagements fixés lors de l’accord de Paris sur le climat en décembre 2015.

Climat: les Etats-Unis défendront d'abord leurs intérêts

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: AFP - Fairbanks (Etats-Unis) (AFP) - Les Etats-Unis ont indiqué jeudi qu'ils prendraient leur temps pour revenir éventuellement sur leurs engagements internationaux en matière de changement climatique mais qu'ils défendraient d'abord leurs intérêts.

OPINION: Why carbon tax is needed and what it means for Singapore

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: The Straits Times -

Living Planet: Building cities resilient to climate change

12. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Deutsche Welle - Cities need to adapt to climate change, but how? DW spoke with an expert at the 2017 Resilient Cities forum in Bonn to discuss the current challenges and draw the path toward a sustainable future.

One of the world’s poorest countries is set to impose a carbon tax—because climate change affects us all

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Quartz - While the richest country on Earth contemplates pulling out of the Paris climate agreement to limit global emissions, Bangladesh, one of the poorest countries, is planning to adopt even stricter measures to reduce emissions: According to sources in the nation’s finance ministry, Bangladesh will introduce a carbon tax on fuel, in a budget that will be announced later this year.

Canada's Carbon Tax Is Going To Mimic Alberta's Plan

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Huffington Post - The federal government's plan to impose a carbon tax on provinces that don't do it themselves is expected to mimic the Alberta carbon program, including rebate payments sent directly to low- and middle-income individuals.

Auckland Seaplanes going green with carbon zero award

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: New Zealand Herald - Auckland Seaplanes is New Zealand's first air operator to become a carboNZero certified organisatio

EU carbon market faces changing hedging strategies, says analyst

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Platts - Europe's carbon market faces a paradigm shift as utilities may be adjusting their hedging strategies, according to an analyst.

EasyJet cuts carbon emissions

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Sky News - EasyJet has cut the carbon emissions of its flights to the lowest-ever rate, according to the airline.

Bonn talks aim for 100% renewable energy solutions

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: New Europe - Representatives from major organisations from all over the world gathered in Bonn on May 8 to discuss renewable energy presented solutions and strategies for achieving global 100% renewable energy

PARIS AGREEMENT Supporters relieved, see hope in delayed decision

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Climatewire - Supporters of the Paris climate deal welcomed yesterday's news that President Trump wouldn't decide whether the United States will withdraw from it until after this month's Group of Seven summit, hoping the extra time and exposure to foreign leaders will work in their favor.

From the Bonn climate talks: Increasing ambition, inside and out.

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Daily Climate - Ambition is a recurring point of tension at the United Nations climate talks.

Nine catholic institutions to divest from fossil fuels ahead of G7

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Crux - Up to nine Catholic organizations have announced that they will divest from fossil fuel corporations in order to send a message to the upcoming G7 summit meeting in southern Italy. Representatives said that the move was inspired by Pope Francis's encyclical, "Laudato Si', on Care for Our Common Home."

Jamaica enjoys influence in global climate change response architecture

11. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Jamaica Gleaner - JAMAICA CONTINUES to occupy positions of influence in the global architecture designed to work in the interest of climate change security for all, and in particular developing countries.

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