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Prompt global action can cut the cost of going carbon neutral

NEWS: Ambitous climate deal in 2015 can cut climate costs for the rest of the century says senior UN official

Policy
New mercury convention could help fund climate efforts

NEWS: Drive to cut toxic pollution from power plants likely to have knock-on effects for greenhouse gas emissions

Learning, Policy
Pentagon 'clear' climate change is a 'national security' issue

NEWS: US military officials say threat from global warming is evident, calling for focus on efficiency and clean energy systems

Policy
UN hails first success of 'climate matchmaking' service

NEWS: Pairing between developed and developing country could encourage further flows of climate finance

Policy
EU calls for clean energy focus at UN climate talks

NEWS: Technical, not political, talks on efficiency and renewables should form basis of pre-2020 climate ambition, says EU

Policy
India needs $834 billion to implement low carbon growth plans

NEWS: Planning Commission report highlights huge challenge facing new government, but stresses need to act

Policy
How will the European elections affect climate policy?

COMMENT: As the polls open, RTCC speaks to MEPs on what the next European Parliament could – and should – achieve

Policy
Bonn climate talks: low ministerial turnout expected

NEWS: Just 21% of governments sending ministers to June UN climate talks, raising doubt over engagement with process

Policy
Ban Ki-moon: China must offer global climate 'leadership'

NEWS: UN Secretary General hails Chinese efforts to combat climate change during trip to Shanghai

Policy
African climate adaptation projects starved of cash, says UN chief

NEWS: Green Climate Fund should prioritise land restoration projects in sun-Saharan Africa, says head of UN desertification agency

Policy
New US coal standards 'critical' test of Obama’s climate policy

ANALYSIS: New US power plant standards, due in June, will be the ultimate litmus test of Obama’s Climate Action Plan

Policy
Security and insurance experts warn of future climate costs

NEWS: Billions at risk says Lloyd’s of London, as military planners say drought and famine could cause new Arab Spring

Policy
White House to host Google+ Hangout on climate change

NEWS: Ernest Moniz and Gina McCarthy to address Obama’s climate policies, including new coal regulations, in online chat

Policy
Japan, Australia urge developing countries to do more on climate

NEWS: Leaders in Tokyo and Canberra say it’s time world’s emerging economies take responsibility for tackling rising carbon emissions

Policy
Ministers miss chance for cooperation on clean energy at Korea summit

NEWS: High level meeting on clean technology ends in little but a decision to install “cool roofs” in Mexico

Policy
Poland leads calls for climate policy 'compensation' from EU

NEWS: Central European coalition says EU must ensure 2030 climate policies do not unfairly burden poor bloc members

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UN climate treaty vital for global security, warns senior NATO official

NEWS: Militaries will face the brunt if no greenhouse gas emission deal is reached in 2015, says Jamie Shea

Policy
Ban Ki-moon's UN climate summit: starting to take shape?

ANALYSIS: World leaders will gather in New York in September for a much hyped Climate Summit. Are they ready?

Policy
UN climate proposals show huge work to do on 2015 deal

ANALYSIS: Submissions on a UN climate treaty are starting to flood in – and they show just how many differences remain

Comment & Analysis, Policy
Britain must emulate US shale gas success - House of Lords

NEWS: UK government lawmakers call for UK to simplify legislation to make way for fracking industry

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