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International Monetary Fund Comes Up With How Much a Whale Is Worth: Study - Newser

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 15:35
International Monetary Fund Comes Up With How Much a Whale Is Worth: Study  Newser

Whales are actually cash cows, or so suggest economists with the International Monetary Fund. A team helmed by Ralph Chami took a look at the economic ...

The IPCC oceans report is a wake-up call for policymakers - Phys.Org

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 15:10
The IPCC oceans report is a wake-up call for policymakers  Phys.Org

The IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate is a vital wake-up call for policy decision-makers.

Dow and UPM partner to produce plastics made with renewable feedstock - Packaging News

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 14:54
Dow and UPM partner to produce plastics made with renewable feedstock  Packaging News

Dow and UPM Biofuels has announced the commercialization of a plastics offering for the packaging industry made from a bio-based renewable feedstock.

Indian Prime Minister Modi highlights Gandhi's relevance in today's world - Gulf News

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 13:37
Indian Prime Minister Modi highlights Gandhi's relevance in today's world  Gulf News

United Nations: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with UN chief Antonio Guterres and other world leaders, inaugurated the Gandhi Solar Park and Gandhi ...

New method developed to measure soil erosion - BusinessLine

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 13:01
New method developed to measure soil erosion  BusinessLine

Soil erosion, which involves disaggregation and displacement of soil, leads to decrease in its organic *content* and eventually its fertility. Indian scientists have ...

Research provides new insight into the critical roles of plankton in marine carbon storage - Phys.Org

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 12:57
Research provides new insight into the critical roles of plankton in marine carbon storage  Phys.Org

The sea is Earth's most formidable carbon dioxide-storage machine, but mysteries still abound about the interlocking processes of that storage and the myriad ...

Labour conference: Party pledges net zero by 2030 - ENDS Report

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:46
Labour conference: Party pledges net zero by 2030  ENDS Report

Labour Party conference delegates have called for the party's next manifesto to commit to fully decarbonising the country in little more than a decade.

Labour conference: Party pledges net zero by 2030 - ENDS Report

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:46
Labour conference: Party pledges net zero by 2030  ENDS Report

Labour Party conference delegates have called for the party's next manifesto to commit to fully decarbonising the country in little more than a decade.

Labour conference: Ban peat extraction by 2030, says shadow environment secretary - ENDS Report

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:39
Labour conference: Ban peat extraction by 2030, says shadow environment secretary  ENDS Report

The DEFRA shadow secretary, Sue Hayman, would support a total ban on peat extraction should Labour come to power.

JIM VIBERT: Liberals just have to outrun Conservatives on climate change - The Guardian

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 10:41
JIM VIBERT: Liberals just have to outrun Conservatives on climate change  The Guardian

When it comes to climate change, the federal Liberals are like the guy who delivers the punch line in the old joke about two men chased by a bear. In case you ...

JIM VIBERT: Liberals just have to outrun Conservatives on climate change - The Journal Pioneer

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 10:13
JIM VIBERT: Liberals just have to outrun Conservatives on climate change  The Journal Pioneer

When it comes to climate change, the federal Liberals are like the guy who delivers the punch line in the old joke about two men chased by a bear. In case you ...

Agriculture Ministers recognise need to increase soil carbon sequestration - IEG Policy

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 10:04
Agriculture Ministers recognise need to increase soil carbon sequestration  IEG Policy

Farming Ministers have expressed their willingness to step up soil carbon sequestration efforts under the next CAP, but said more flexibility and sufficient funding ...

What are the Latest Trends in Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market - Fresno Observer

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 08:54
What are the Latest Trends in Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market  Fresno Observer

Main Body. The global carbon capture and sequestration market is likely to gain momentum from the increasing initiatives by regional governments to stabilize ...

Creed says EU's climate action plans must be matched by an appropriate CAP budget - Farm Ireland

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 08:51
Creed says EU's climate action plans must be matched by an appropriate CAP budget  Farm Ireland

The Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed has again called for the EU's ambitions in relation to climate action to be matched by an appropriate CAP budget.

Opinion: Activists — here's how to use the Gates Goalkeepers report - Devex

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 08:51
Opinion: Activists — here's how to use the Gates Goalkeepers report  Devex

The Gates Foundation's Goalkeepers report cites some great solutions — "then leaves you craving more." ONE Campaign co-founder Jamie Drummond advises ...

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