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June 12, 2012 Warming Will Unlock Carbon in Forests, Study Warns

Source: NY Times Blog

Climate scientists have long been concerned about the possibility that warming temperatures will speed changes on the earth’s surface that will in turn accelerate global warming. The best illustration of such a feedback loop...

June 12, 2012 Group Warns of Trade War Over Europe Carbon Charge

Source: ABC News

The global aviation industry group warned Tuesday that governments might be moving toward a trade war over Europe's carbon charges on airlines and appealed for a negotiated settlement.

June 11, 2012 China emissions study suggests climate change could be faster than thought

Source: Reuters

China's carbon emissions could be nearly 20 percent higher than previously thought, a new analysis of official Chinese data showed on Sunday, suggesting the pace of global climate change could be even faster than currently...

June 11, 2012 New Cars In Europe To Cut Carbon Emissions By A Third

Source: OPB.org

Carmakers will have to slash the carbon emissions of new cars sold in Europe by a third by 2020, according to leaked European Commission documents seen by the Guardian.

June 8, 2012 iPads on a Plane and Why a Carbon Tax Would Solve Global Warming

Source: Forbes

There’s a certain geeky interest in this little story: an airline out in the Far East has ripped out the heavy centralised entertainment system and replaced it simply by giving passengers an iPad to play with:

June 8, 2012 UK Urged to Scale Back Wind Goals to Make Cheaper Carbon Cuts

Source: Bloomberg

Britain should abolish its renewable energy target and use the cost savings to invest in natural gas- fed power stations and revamp houses to make them more energy- efficient, according to researchers at Policy Exchange.

June 8, 2012 Nuclear Shutdown Means Japan Must Abandon Carbon Emission Targets

Source: Huff Post

In 2009 the Japanese government signed a pledge to cut their carbon emissions by 25 percent by 2020, however following the disaster at Fukushima in 2011 and the subsequent collapse of public confidence in nuclear power, this...

June 7, 2012 UN report warns global environment is near dangerous tipping point, calls for urgent action

Source: Washington Post

RIO DE JANEIRO — The earth’s environmental systems “are being pushed towards their biophysical limits,” beyond which loom sudden, irreversible and potentially catastrophic changes, the United Nations Environment Program warned...

June 7, 2012 Northeast Carbon Emissions Dropping 23% a Year, Cap-and-Trade Successful

Source: Sustainable Business

Emissions are dropping in the Northeast US, pointing to the success of the only operational cap-and-trade program in the US - the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).

June 6, 2012 China picks stable power prices over emissions targets

Source: Reuters

China will continue to keep electricity prices steady even if its stance complicates efforts to rein in runaway energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions, an official of the country's state planning agency said on...

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