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Paris climate accord to take effect; Obama hails ‘historic day’

Paris climate accord to take effect; Obama hails ‘historic day’

Paris climate accord “turning point for planet”: President Obama By Alister Doyle and Roberta Rampton OSLO/WASHINGTON Oct 5 (Reuters) – The Paris climate accord, a¬†global agreement to combat climate change, will take force after support from European nations sent the accord across an important threshold on Wednesday, prompting U.S. President Barack Obama to hail it […]

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Interest in carbon capture piqued at Paris climate conference

Interest in carbon capture piqued at Paris climate conference

With 1,000 coal plants under construction world-wide, carbon capture¬†highly valued REGINA _ Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall has returned home after attending the international climate conference in Paris, where he promoted carbon capture and storage technology. Speaking to reporters at the Regina airport on Thursday evening, Wall said the world was happy to listen about the […]

By December 4, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Bill Gates sparks multinational clean energy tech plan to spend billions

Bill Gates sparks multinational clean energy tech plan to spend billions

Bill Gates committed $1B to effort to get investors involved in clean energy technology PARIS _ Government and business leaders are banking on clean energy technology to fight global warming, kicking off this week’s high-stakes climate change negotiations by pledging billions of dollars to research and develop a technical fix to the planet’s climate woes. […]

By November 30, 2015 0 Comments Read More →