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UN calls for carbon capture incentives in global climate deal

NEWS: Coalition of 56 countries say technology needs more political support ahead of 2015 Paris agreement

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Brazil tribe teams up with tech company to save rainforest

NEWS: Indigenous people and San Francisco start-up are using old smartphones to monitor illegal logging

Technology
NASA prepares to launch carbon tracking satellite

NEWS: Space agency will monitor rising levels of CO2, the most prolific greenhouse gas blamed for global warming

Blog, Technology
Air conditioning units are cooking cities - report

NEWS: Heat from air conditioning systems now raises some urban temperatures by more than 1C, say Arizona scientists

Technology
Banning HFCs from 2020 could make big climate impact - study

NEWS: Early phase-out of super climate gases could stop release of 146 billion tonnes of CO2-equivalent by 2050

Business, Technology
Renewable energy jobs hit 6.5 million in 2013 - report

NEWS: Renewable energy employment figures surge, as UN climate chief stresses business opportunities of low carbon transition

Energy, Technology
UN set to target HFCs at Abu Dhabi climate meeting

NEWS: Countries will debate reduction in use of potent greenhouse gases under UN’s ozone treaty

Business, Technology
Google and Apple announce new low carbon investments

NEWS: US technology giants reveal backing for renewable energy and efficiency measures

Technology
US military told to boost renewables in energy policy overhaul

NEWS: First energy policy update in 20 years orders Department of Defense to recognise energy as a ‘mission essential resource’

Energy, Technology
Climate challenge needs radical policies and technologies

ANALYSIS: Latest IPCC report highlights level of ambition required to slash carbon emissions 50% by 2050

Comment & Analysis, Technology
White House and Google launch climate 'open data' initiative

US government has partnered with Google to help Americans understand how they could be affected by climate change

Technology
Renault chief calls for London's bus lanes to accept electric cars

Free parking, charging facilities and access to bus lanes seen as essential for electric market to take off in UK

Technology, Transport
Google buys second Swedish wind farm

Data giant makes third major low carbon purchase in January in quest to run all data centres on 100% renewables

Energy, Technology
Google to invest $75m in second Texas wind farm

182MW Panhandle 2 wind farm is communications giant’s 15th renewable energy investment

Energy, Technology
Top green gadgets at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show

Geeks go wild for technology in Las Vegas show – RTCC looks at those that could make the world a better place

Technology
London aims for £1.85m per year saving with LED roll-out

UK capital set for largest energy efficient road lighting project in country, installing 35,000 street lamps by 2016

Technology
Solar Samsung: use the sun to power your phone

A mobile phone case can protect your phone from damage and jazz it up, but it now has an additional function

Technology
New 'transparent' solar panels could turn cities into power stations

Spanish researchers say ‘building integrated photovoltaics’ could transform energy systems around the world

Technology
Carbon footprint reduction app launches in US

Boston-based Emission Information app tells users whether their electricity is being produced by solar, nuclear or coal power

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UK and China sign carbon capture development deal

Construction of CCS plant in Guangdong slated for 2014 as countries agree to share researchers and expertise

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