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Call for curb in fish farms as study shows pest risk to wild fish
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:52 PM

New international research from leading ecological researchers has concluded that wild salmon and sea trout in seas close to fish farms are under increased threat of infestation by potentially deadly parasites.

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California’s climate policies have created thousands of jobs
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:51 PM

Trump says climate policies kill jobs. California’s oil country proves the opposite.

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Cuba embarks on a 100-year plan to protect itself from climate change
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:49 PM

Nation seeks assistance for project to strengthen coastal defenses and relocate villages.

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Dams for dilbit: How Canada’s new hydro dams will power oil pipelines
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:46 PM

The cancellation of TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline in early October had major consequences for a rather unexpected player: Manitoba Hydro.

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Climate change means ‘virtually no male turtles’ born in a key nesting ground
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:41 PM

Like many reptiles, the sex of a turtle is determined by how warm the egg is as it’s being incubated. And small temperature differences can cause dramatic changes in the male-to-female ratio.

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Energy sector pushes back against New York City’s climate change lawsuit
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:39 PM

The lawsuit targets Houston-based ConocoPhillips, along with BP, Royal Dutch Shell, Chevron and ExxonMobil.

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Toxic nitrogen dioxide level rises in Delhi despite fall in diesel consumption
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:37 PM

The concentration of nitrogen dioxide, a toxic gaseous pollutant, substantially rose in Delhi in 2017, despite a fall in diesel consumption.

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Bulgaria joins Poland in appeal against EU pollution crackdown
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:32 PM

Bulgaria will join Poland in an appeal against a European Commission decision to impose stricter limits on toxic pollutants coal-fired plants emit, the government said on Wednesday.

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Global warming will expose millions more to floods
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:30 PM

Global warming is expected to unleash more rain, exposing millions more people to river flooding particularly in the United States and parts of Asia, Africa and central Europe, researchers said Wednesday.

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New round of oil drilling goes deeper into Ecuador’s Yasuní national park
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:28 PM

State oil company starts second phase of drilling in one of the world’s most biodiverse hotspots.

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After Florida, more states press U.S. for offshore drilling exemptions
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:27 PM

Governors and other officials from several U.S. coastal states ramped up pressure on the Trump administration on Wednesday to exempt their waters from an offshore drilling plan, hours after the Interior Department granted Florida’s request to opt out.

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New York City plans to divest $5bn from fossil fuels and sue oil companies
Wednesday January 10th 2018, 10:25 PM

Mayor Bill de Blasio: ‘It’s up to the fossil fuel companies whose greed put us in this position to shoulder the cost of making New York safer and more resilient’.

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