Almost 200 nations extended a weakened United Nations plan for combating global warming until 2020 on Saturday with a modest set of measures that would do nothing to halt rising world greenhouse gas emissions.
Many countries and e
A new plan to curb global warming risks is becoming a battleground between rich and poor nations and could struggle to get off the ground as negotiators battle over the fate of the ailing Kyoto climate pact.
Global concern about climate change has risen only very slightly over the past two years, as consumers have focused on more immediate economic worries, according to a new opinion poll.
Nielsen's latest global online environment and sus
Companies in Bahrain can cash in from environment projects that help reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Developers and industries are being encouraged to take advantage of the Kyoto Protocol's Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), sai
Industrialised nations have added greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to the annual totals of France or Australia to a 1990 baseline against which cuts required by UN climate treaties are measured.
Emissions reported by 34 nations for the
Negotiations seeking a global pact to tackle global warming are troubled and could end in disastrous failure, China's top climate change envoy warned on Monday, saying rich countries are failing to deliver on promises.
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