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UN criticises UK and Germany for betraying Paris climate deal

UN criticises UK and Germany for betraying Paris climate deal | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Climate change envoy singles out both countries for subsidising the fossil fuel industry and says the UK has lost its position as a climate leader
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Aviation industry preparing for 'eleventh hour' deal on emission trading

Aviation industry preparing for 'eleventh hour' deal on emission trading | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
An agreement on curbing emissions from international flights will be reached at the ICAO general assembly this autumn, according to industry sources, while biofuels continue to struggle to emerge as a long-term solution for greening the sector. - edie news centre
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If carbon pricing is so great, why isn’t it working?

If carbon pricing is so great, why isn’t it working? | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Political hurdles and low prices have made carbon pricing a low-impact affair. But there’s still hope it can help limit climate change.
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Carbon dioxide levels in atmosphere forecast to shatter milestone

Carbon dioxide levels in atmosphere forecast to shatter milestone | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Atmospheric concentrations of CO2 will shatter the symbolic barrier of 400 parts per million (ppm) this year and will not fall below it our in our lifetimes, according to a new Met Office study. - edie news centre
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Restoring Hope

Restoring Hope | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
The United Nations was founded 70 years ago in the turmoil and trauma of World War II with the firm conviction that a better future was possible, an
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EC must adjust emissions benchmark or risk rewarding failure - NGO

EC must adjust emissions benchmark or risk rewarding failure - NGO | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
The European Commission needs to rethink how it sets the 2021-2030 emissions reduction targets, outside the emission trading scheme, or risk falling further behind the ambitions set out in the Paris Agreement. 
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France becomes first major nation to ratify UN climate deal

France becomes first major nation to ratify UN climate deal | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
President François Hollande calls on other European countries to follow France’s lead by the end of the year
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Why the world's energy system WON'T achieve the 2C climate change target without serious investment

Why the world's energy system WON'T achieve the 2C climate change target without serious investment | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
By the year 2040, renewables will finally have won the global energy race. The prices of coal and gas will have dropped significantly, but this will not derail the decarbonisation of our energy systems - with zero-emission energy sources making up 60% of installed capacity. - edie news centre
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