• Chinese Delight At German Climate Hypocrisy

    • Date: 18/06/19
    • Xinhua News Agency

    BERLIN, June 18 (Xinhua) — A large majority of Germans said that the current climate debate has no influence on this year’s holiday plans, a survey conducted by the opinion research institute Civey on behalf of Spiegel Online on Tuesday showed. More than 70 percent of the 5,000 Germans that were part of the sample […]

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  • Back To The Dark Ages: German Greens Look To Ban All Industrial Farming

    • Date: 17/06/19
    • The Daily Telegraph

    The Green party in Germany has said it intends to ban industrial farming as part of a wide-ranging and costly package to combat climate change should they come to power. Katrin Goering-Eckardt, the party’s leader in the Germany parliament, said her party would establish a fund worth at least €100 billion to finance climate projects […]

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  • Trump’s Green Re-election Strategy Takes Shape

    • Date: 14/06/19
    • E&E News

    President Trump’s reelection strategy on energy and environment issues is starting to come into focus, with an emphasis on domestic energy production and making the case, in his mind at least, that the environment has become cleaner since he’s taken office. Trump is planning to officially launch his 2020 campaign Tuesday for a second term, […]

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  • EU Deeply Divided Over Net Zero Emissions Target

    • Date: 14/06/19
    • Bloomberg

    While the U.K. government this week pledged laws enforcing net-zero emissions by 2050, that goal has divided EU governments. European Union leaders plan to underscore the importance of the fight against climate change when they meet next week, though their words will stop short of a mandate to move toward zeroing out fossil fuel emissions. […]

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  • Majority Of Canadian Voters Oppose Trudeau’s Carbon Tax — May Decide Elections

    • Date: 13/06/19
    • The Sault Start

    Many Canadian voters are motivated on the issue of the carbon tax but not necessarily in a way that benefits Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. A new public opinion poll by Forum Research shows that Canadians are divided in support for the Liberal government’s carbon tax and that two thirds of them say it will affect […]

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  • Green EU Struggles As Industrial Production Keeps Falling

    • Date: 13/06/19
    • The Irish Times

    Industrial output in the euro zone dropped in April, hit particularly by falling car production, adding to concerns of a prolonged slowdown in the region that may in turn apply pressure on the central bank. Monthly output dropped 0.5 per cent, compared with March, the regional statistics office said on Thursday, in line with a […]

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  • Coal Boom Looms After Labor Govt Approves Mega Coal Mine Down Under

    • Date: 13/06/19
    • 7 News Australia

    Adani has declared it’s full steam ahead for its controversial mega coal mine after the Queensland government issued the final approval needed to begin construction. Queensland’s environment department has signed off on the plan to manage groundwater on and around Adani’s Galilee Basin mine site. Adani chief executive Lucas Dow was “really excited” they could […]

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  • Surprise Rise In Global CO2 Emissions Puts Paris Agreement in Doubt, BP warns

    • Date: 11/06/19
    • Australian Associated Press

    Energy giant BP has warned efforts to tackle climate are losing steam after global carbon emissions grew unexpectedly and at their fastest pace in nearly a decade last year. Demand for energy increased by 2.9pc, while carbon emissions rose by 2pc in 2018, faster than at any time since 2010. There were 0.6 gigatonnes of […]

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