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Algeria targets 7-22% greenhouse gas emissions cut by 2030

NEWS: North African oil-producing state highlights vulnerability to global warming and solar prospects in submission to UN climate deal

Policy
Half of CEOs are investing in low carbon - poll

NEWS: Business leaders are motivated to act on climate change but don’t see UN Paris deal as a major driver, PwC survey shows

Business
G20 urged to switch fossil fuel subsidies for climate finance

NEWS: Transfer public support for polluting products into green growth and protection from extreme weather, says CAN Europe

Business, Energy, Policy
Rich countries to unveil climate finance package at World Bank summit

NEWS: Lima billed as venue for proposal to help developing countries invest in green energy and prepare for extreme weather

Policy
California state pension funds to divest from coal

NEWS: CalPERS and CalSTRS will sell up to US$240 million in mine holdings after lawmakers’ decision, in win for campaigners

Business, Policy
Indonesia reveals draft climate offer for 2030

NEWS: World’s fourth most populous country pledge slightly builds on 2020’s voluntary goal, but details remain unclear

Policy
Pressure mounting on UN as Bonn climate talks stutter

NEWS: Seven days of negotiations remain before Paris summit to finalise global pact, but what leaders will sign is unclear

Policy
Pakistan frontier province targets carbon neutrality by 2018

NEWS: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, riven by the war on terror and extreme floods, has ambitious plans for hydropower and forests

Policy
Greener cities deal better with urban heat

NEWS: As more people live in cities, researchers find denser settlements with more green spaces are best for wellbeing

Living
Google lays bare overlooked deforestation 'hotspots'

NEWS: Search giant and researchers map emerging clusters of tropical forest loss in Southeast Asia, South America and Africa

Living, Nature
Climate pledges do little to cap warming to 2C target

NEWS: Countries must pledge deeper emissions cuts as early as 2025 to hold temperature rise within safe levels, says Climate Action Tracker

Business
Investors urge businesses to quit climate-unfriendly EU lobby groups

NEWS: Nine companies including Glencore, Rio Tinto and BP targeted over membership of Brussels trade body Business Europe

Energy
Ex-BP chief to advise oil giants on climate strategy

NEWS: Lord Browne-led panel to present fossil fuel industry with set of plans in November on how it can contribute to UN climate deal

Energy
UN chief to speed climate talks with New York leaders meet

NEWS: Ban Ki-moon to chair closed-door climate change session on sidelines of 2015 General Assembly, as fears grow over Paris deal progress

Policy
Dutch government to appeal court ruling on climate change

NEWS: Ministers are resisting judges’ orders to set tougher greenhouse gas emissions cuts, despite a popular campaign

Policy
Arctic countries vow 'urgent action' to slow polar melt

NEWS: US-led Glacier summit warns of climate impacts in sensitive region, but China and India do not sign declaration

Policy