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Climate summit agrees damages fund but fails to curb fossil fuels – BBC News

Climate summit agrees damages fund but fails to curb fossil fuels - BBC News

A historic deal has been struck at the UN’s COP27 summit in Egypt – in future rich nations will pay poorer countries for the damage and economic losses caused by climate change. It ends almost 30 years of waiting by nations facing huge climate impacts. But developed nations were dissatisfied …

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Climate summit opens with dire warnings about planet’s future – BBC News

Climate summit opens with dire warnings about planet’s future - BBC News

The United Nations climate change summit has opened in Egypt with dire warnings about the future of the planet. A new UN report has revealed that the last 8 years were the hottest on record. It warns that recent extreme temperatures, wildfires and flooding are signals that climate change is …

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Reverse climate change or “we are doomed” warns United Nations

Reverse climate change or “we are doomed” warns United Nations

Countries must prioritise tackling climate change or the world faces catastrophe. That warning comes from the head of the United Nations, António Guterres, who was speaking to the BBC in New York, before a major climate conference in Egypt. Mr Guterres warned of a tendency to put climate change on …

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Study: Climate change accounts for 5 million deaths annually | WION Climate Tracker

Study: Climate change accounts for 5 million deaths annually | WION Climate Tracker

The United Nations is expected to release a crucial climate report, it compares how warm 2021 was to historical records. Last year many parts of the world witnessed record-breaking temperatures, major greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide and methane continued to increase. #Temperature #ClimateChange #WION About Channel: WION -The World is One …

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Deadly heatwaves '100 times more likely' due to climate change – BBC News

Deadly heatwaves '100 times more likely' due to climate change - BBC News

Record-breaking heatwaves in north-west India and Pakistan are 100 times more likely to occur because of climate change, according to a new study by the UK’s Met Office. Temperatures once predicted to happen every 300 years could now occur on average three times every decade. Pakistan and India have suffered …

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Record UK temperatures fuel climate change fears – BBC News

Record UK temperatures fuel climate change fears - BBC News

The UK has recorded record temperatures above 40C for the first time, heightening concern over the impact of global climate change. Thermometers hit 40.3C at Coningsby in Lincolnshire while dozens of other locations exceeded the UK’s previous highest recorded temperature of 38.7C. Fire services declared major incidents after a spate …

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Despite Link to COVID-19 Deaths, Trump EPA Refuses To Strengthen Soot Standards

Despite Link to COVID-19 Deaths, Trump EPA Refuses To Strengthen Soot Standards

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – Ignoring his own scientists and public health advocates, Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler refused today to tighten federal standards for soot emitted from auto tailpipes and smokestacks that causes serious respiratory harm. The decision comes on the heels of the first nationwide study by a team of …

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