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Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster

...Panjaitan, the Forestry Ministry's director of forest fire control.The fires have also sent enormous amounts of greenhouse-gas emissions into the air. Much of the forests lost were peatland, which stores a particularly large amount of carbon...
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Polarized politics dictated Keystone call

...same year Democrats lost control of the House after infuriating Republicans by forcing through a bill cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Legislative efforts on climate change were declared dead, and environmentalists began shifting their focus...
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In first, global temps could average 1.8 degrees higher

...Jarraud said. "We have to act now to slash greenhouse gas emissions if we are to have a chance to keep the increase...month to craft a new U.N. pact to rein in greenhouse gas emissions. More than 150 countries - including top greenhouse...
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Trans-Canada asks US to suspend pipeline application review

...concept of tapping the Alberta oil sands, saying it requires huge amounts of energy and water and increases greenhouse gas emissions. They also express concern that pipeline leaks could potentially pollute underground aquifers that are a critical...
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Meetings with Chinese leader bring agreement

...announced that the countries would work together on climate change, with China announcing it would try to cap its greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, or sooner if possible.By contrast, hacking attacks on the U.S., said to be directed by Beijing...
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My Turn: Time to connect to the President's issue - climate change

...climate change. As global greenhouse gas emissions now exceed 400 ppm and the...power its future and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. As used here, the term...economy and in reducing greenhouse gas emissions? It is my hope that we...
California governor signs aggressive climate change bill

...began the year setting the most aggressive greenhouse-gas emissions benchmark in North America. He took his charge of implementing an already ambitious greenhouse gas emissions law Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed...
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Groups form alliance to tackle climate change by initiative

...Tuesday announced plans to put a climate initiative before voters in November 2016. Their effort aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, put a price on carbon pollution and use that money to invest in clean energy, communities or other programs...
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Obama makes forceful defense of UN goals

...summit in December in Paris aimed at a climate treaty. President Dilma Rousseff said Brazil will reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 37 percent by 2025 from 2005 levels as part of its contribution to a pact to fight global warming.And the...
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My Turn: Our Climate! Our Future!

...we're doing is not enough. If we are to have a just transition on par with the science, we need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. by 8-10 percent per year, staring immediately. That means no offshore drilling in the Arctic...


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