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Zero net emissions: will leaders agree target at UN climate summit?

NEWS: Calls for long term carbon cutting strategy grow louder as countries prepare for Ban Ki-moon meeting

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Felipe Calderón: "we can improve economy and tackle climate change"

NEWS: Politicians and businesses respond to new findings that climate action will boost the economy

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UN confirms officials from 162 countries will attend climate summit

NEWS: Leaders expected to make four minute speeches outlining commitment to global emissions agreement in 2015

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“Specious and unhelpful” - Tory MP hits back at THAT poll

NEWS: Graham Stuart says survey saying over half of Conservatives are climate sceptic is misleading

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UK Conservatives lean towards climate scepticism

NEWS: Nearly a fifth of Tory MPs believe global warming is “environmentalist propaganda”, finds Populus poll

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Top EU climate jobs go to Slovenia and Spain

NEWS: Alenka Bratushek will be vice president for energy union, while Miguel Arias Canete gets climate action and energy brief

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UN climate chief says 125 leaders confirmed for NY summit

NEWS: UK prime minister David Cameron latest world leader to signal his intention to attend key meeting

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UK calls on Australia, Canada and Japan to deliver "ambitious" CO2 cuts

NEWS: Climate change secretary Ed Davey warns developed countries against “backsliding” on commitments to UN climate deal

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UK to reveal plans for global climate change talks

The Guardian: Climate change secretary Ed Davey says governments facing ‘pivotal moment’ on dealing with issue

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NATO recycles old commitments on climate change

NEWS: The NATO summit concluded with recognition of climate as a security threat, and committed to a more energy efficient military

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Russia exploiting Arctic melt warns NATO

NEWS: Alliance deputy assistant secretary general says warming climate is creating new challenges

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Hopes for independent Scottish voice at climate talks

INTERVIEW: An independent Scotland would be a green role model to the world, says climate minister Paul Wheelhouse

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UK and Latvia tipped for top EU climate jobs

ANALYSIS: Commissioners will have key role in global climate talks, but leaked Brussels chart shows “energy union” takes priority

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France plans climate harmony ahead of 2015 UN summit

INTERVIEW: Leading climate official Laurence Tubiana tells RTCC Paris 2015 conference is a step on the ladder, not the endgame

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Small island anger as China and India snub UN climate summit

NEWS: Tony de Brum says he expects “solidarity not excuses” from fellow developing nations

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UN urges countries to ratify Kyoto Protocol extension

NEWS: UN patience wears thin as nine out of 10 governments fail to sign 2012 climate treaty extension

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Canadian provinces bypass Harper to make climate a "priority"

NEWS: Quebec and Ontario plan joint action to cut carbon emissions

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China's Xi Jinping likely to skip UN climate summit

NEWS: Chinese premier latest head of state to miss Ban Ki-moon’s much heralded gathering

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Apollo mark two: UK climate envoy champions greentech fund

NEWS: Sir David King seeks US$10-20 billion for Global Apollo Programme to fund low carbon research

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Why does NATO still downplay climate threats?

ANALYSIS: With Ukraine and Afghanistan dominating this year’s Summit agenda, will NATO ever take climate change seriously?

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