Governments Urged to End Expensive Emissions-Reduction Policies

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission recommends letting biofuels stand on their own, without support from government subsidies
Posted On 05 Oct 2016

Pace of climate change too hot for crops

New study shows that the speed of climate change is now much too great for grassland species of vital food crops to adapt and survive.
Posted On 05 Oct 2016
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Landmark Climate Change Agreement to Enter into Force

Over 55 Parties covering More Than 55 per cent of Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Ratify the Paris Climate Change Agreement
Posted On 05 Oct 2016
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Federal Government Announces Pan-Canadian Pricing on Carbon

Under the new plan a "floor" carbon price of $10 a tonne will be in place by 2018, rising to $50 a tonne by 2022.
Posted On 03 Oct 2016
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Greenland rises as ice sheet melts faster

New research shows that Greenland has been losing billions more tonnes of ice than thought – and gaining height as bedrock rises under less weight.
Posted On 01 Oct 2016
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Fossil fuel majors ignore climate crisis

Eminent US environmentalist warns that fossil fuel use is destroying the planet, and calls for curbs on the political power of the oil industry.
Posted On 28 Sep 2016
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Climate impact on crops will hit poorest

Global food production may need to rise by more than 100 per cent to deal with climate change’s effects on crops in the most vulnerable regions.
Posted On 27 Sep 2016
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Fossil fuels investment takes nosedive – renewables rise by over 30%.

Energy experts say global investment patterns show a spectacular shift, with renewables on the rise and support for fossil fuels in sharp decline.
Posted On 25 Sep 2016
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