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Angela Merkel pledges support for Ursula von der Leyen's Green Deal vision for EU

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ANGELA MERKEL pledged her support for Ursula von der Leyen's climate change vision and urged all EU member states to get on board ahead of the Climate Change Summit in Brussels.

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[Ticker] Czech PM: nuclear energy needed for climate neutrality

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The Czech prime minister, Andrej Babiš, said on Thursday that achieving climate neutrality "without nuclear is not possible" for his country. "Nuclear energy is clean energy, I don't know why a lot of countries have a problem with it," he said at the EU summit. Babiš also questioned EU's efforts to globally tackle climate change, since countries such as China and the USA are not on board.

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EU climate change summit CHAOS as protestors scale Brussels building – VIDEO

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CLIMATE CHANGE activists scaled the European Parliament building in Brussels to unfurl a scathing banner denouncing lack of activity from Brussels as they fired up flares.

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Hungary lists conditions, 'won't sign blank cheque' on EU climate deal

Added: 12.12.2019 10:31 | 5 views | 0 comments

Hungary's government said on Thursday it had some conditions before it could back a new EU climate commitment, including a demand that the bloc recognize that nuclear power will help in the fight against climate change.

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Climate change: Methane pulse detected from South Sudan wetlands

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Emissions from the region made a major contribution to global greenhouse gas levels in 2010-2016.

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| Scott Morrison says he has acknowledged the impact of climate change on bushfires ‘all year’ – video

Added: 12.12.2019 5:49 | 61 views | 0 comments


The prime minister has moved to reassure voters he understands the bushfires are a natural emergency and he accepts the link between climate change and an extended fire season. But he dismissed the international censure of his government’s climate policies in a new ranking of 57 countries as ‘not credible’, reiterating that ‘Australia is meeting and beating our emissions reduction targets’.

    Europe launches 'Green Deal' as Thunberg denounces climate inaction

    Added: 12.12.2019 4:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

    Europe sought on Wednesday to bolster the world's faltering battle against climate change with its "Green Deal" to slash fossil fuel dependence, while teen activist Greta Thunberg rebuked global leaders for dragging their feet.

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    www.theguardian.com: Morrison responds to fears over bushfires but rejects censure of climate policy

    Added: 12.12.2019 2:18 | 26 views | 0 comments


    After weeks of criticism of his hands-off response, Australian PM says he accepts climate change link to extended bushfire season
    Scott Morrison has moved to reassure voters he understands the are a natural emergency and he accepts the link between climate change and an extended fire season, as “not credible”.
    After a substantial protest in Sydney on Wednesday and weeks of criticism over his hands-off response to the catastrophic fire emergency, Morrison said he had acknowledged “all year” the impact of on Australia’s bushfire season.

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    Climate change: Methane pulse detected from South Sudan wetlands

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    Emissions from the region made a major contribution to global greenhouse gas levels in 2010-2016.

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    Bloomberg talks climate in Calif. campaign trip

    Added: 12.12.2019 1:50 | 18 views | 0 comments

    Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is making his first trip to California as a Democratic presidential candidate. At a stop in San Francisco, he talked about the environment and climate change to a convention of scientists. (Dec. 11)

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