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Net-zero carbon emissions from harder-to-abate sectors is technically and financially possible by mid-century

A new report by the Energy Transitions Commission shows that reaching net-zero carbon emissions from heavy industry and heavy-duty transport can be done through ambitious policy, accelerated innovation, and investment, with minimal cost to the global economy. Reaching net-zero carbon emissions from heavy industry and heavy-duty transport sectors is technically and

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Diesel: new data proves that modern diesel cars emit low pollutant emissions on the road

New data released today by the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) provides evidence that latest-generation diesel cars emit low pollutant emissions on the road. This data was measured in real-driving conditions by the drivers of the various national type approval authorities. Some 270 new types of diesel cars type-approved against the

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Green Climate Fund invests $1 billion for developing country climate action, launches first replenishment

The 21st meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board ended on 21 October in Bahrain, approving over one billion dollars of new projects and programmes to support climate action in developing countries, and formally launching the Fund’s first replenishment. The 19 new projects amount to a total investment from GCF

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Global Leaders Call for Urgent Acceleration of Climate Adaptation Solutions

On the heels of one of the deadliest summers of climate-related weather disasters affecting countries all over the world, an unprecedented gathering of global leaders met in the Hague, Netherlands on 16 October 2018 to launch the new Global Commission on Adaptation to catalyze a global movement to bring scale

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