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US can surpass emission goals without Congress - study

NEWS: Carbon cuts of 30% by 2025 possible under existing laws, finds WRI report, with tightening of climate policies

Policy
Green skies for aviation industry behind schedule

NEWS: Deadline to set up offset mechanism at UN’s aviation body meet in 2016 will be missed, delaying action on climate

Business
Oil giants brush up climate credentials ahead of Paris summit

NEWS: New initiative backed by UK, Chinese and Saudi firms seeks to explore ways they can contribute to emissions challenge

Energy
NGOs cry 'greenwash' over Paris climate talk sponsors

NEWS: Companies including Air France, Renault-Nissan and Suez Environnement will foot 20% of €187,000 bill for critical summit

Business
Europe needs new energy policy as nuclear giants stumble

ANALYSIS: French-led nuclear industry faces unpromising future after string of technical faults, cost overruns and delays

Energy
World Bank sets methane price floor to cut emissions

NEWS: Initiative aims to drive investment in bioenergy and waste management in poor countries, limiting potent greenhouse gas emissions

Business
Norway $900bn oil fund set to ditch coal shares

NEWS: Coal-heavy power utilities and mining companies are in the firing line as lawmakers endorse biggest fossil divestment push to date

Business
France ready to step in if climate talks stall, says Tubiana

NEWS: Chief French climate diplomat says hosts of COP21 will take lead if countries fail to deliver new text by August

Policy
Carbon pricing winning favour with tiger economies

NEWS: As China readies nationwide carbon trading market, the likes of South Africa and Kazakhstan are developing carbon pricing

Business
Chevron and Exxon Mobil reject climate warnings

NEWS: US oil majors face down shareholder proposals to appoint climate expert to board and scrap high carbon projects

Energy
'Forgotten' forests need climate cash to halt emissions

ANALYSIS: Forest clearance counts for a quarter of greenhouse gas emissions but cash is not yet flowing to protect trees

Comment & Analysis
WHO calls for clean energy to tackle air pollution

NEWS: UN health body adopts “landmark resolution” to tackle toxic particles from sources like coal plants and diesel engines

Policy
Can carbon pricing be a climate saviour?

ANALYSIS: Businesses and top officials in Barcelona for the Carbon Expo support moves to make polluters pay, but don’t expect miracles

Comment & Analysis
Investors worth $12trn call for long term carbon target

NEWS: Chiefs of 120 funds urge G7 finance ministers to back emissions phase-out in Paris climate deal due this December

Business
David Cameron recruits climate hawk for top UK policy post

NEWS: Prime minister appoints Sunday Times columnist and green growth advocate Camilla Cavendish to head up policy unit

Policy
Stop demonising oil and gas companies, says UN climate chief

NEWS: Christiana Figueres tells business leaders efforts by fossil fuel companies to green their operations should be welcomed

Energy
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