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World - Africa
8/23/2022 11:52:18 PM
Climate change has already increased global temperatures, greatly increasing extremes. This will continue unless greenhouse gas emissions are reduced to “net-zero”. The 1.5°C target of the Paris Agreement requires emissions reductions of around 50% in the next 10 years.

World - International
8/18/2022 7:12:17 PM
Clean energy incentives in the new spending package signed this week by President Joe Biden will trim America's emissions of heat-trapping gases by about 1.1 billion tons (1 billion metric tons) by 2030, a new Department of Energy analysis shows.

World - International
8/10/2022 1:44:34 PM
After a moment when hopes dimmed that the United States could become an international leader on climate change, legislation that Congress is poised to approve could rejuvenate the country's reputation and bolster its efforts to push other nations to reduce greenhouse gas emissions more quickly.

COP27 - Articles
7/26/2022 10:22:12 PM
Corporate responsibility is about much more than just adhering to environmental and emissions standards, regardless of how vitally important these are, writes Mahmoud Mohieldin

World - Region
7/16/2022 3:52:55 PM
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman warned Saturday that "unrealistic policies" to curb emissions could fuel inflation, as he chaired a summit bringing together Arab leaders and US President Joe Biden.

World - International
7/7/2022 7:01:28 PM
As Congress and now the Supreme Court stymie the Biden administration's efforts to curb climate change, one thing the president doesn't want - sky high gas prices - actually is nibbling away at emissions of heat-trapping gas.

Opinion -
7/5/2022 8:22:32 PM
Urban living was once the future of humanity. The future has now fully arrived, with more than half of the world’s population residing or working in cities, contributing to more than 70% of the world’s CO2 emissions.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
6/20/2022 4:58:00 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN climate change high level champion for Egypt, said the world is not on the right track to fulfil the goals of the Paris Agreement to curb the repercussions of climate change.

World - International
5/26/2022 10:34:11 AM
Germany's energy and climate minister said Thursday that the Group of Seven wealthy nations can lead the way on ending the use of coal, a heavily polluting fossil fuel that's responsible for a large chunk of global greenhouse gas emissions.

World - International
5/21/2022 6:39:28 PM
Australia's center-left opposition party toppled the conservative government after almost a decade in power, and Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese in his Saturday election victory speech promised sharper reductions in greenhouse gas emissions while he faces an early foreign policy test.

World - International
5/18/2022 4:23:29 PM
Four European Union countries plan to build North Sea wind farms capable of producing at least 150 gigawatts of energy by 2050 to help cut carbon emissions that cause climate change, Danish media reported Wednesday.

World - Africa
5/12/2022 3:41:28 PM
With hopes for countering global warming pinned on progress at the upcoming COP27 UN Climate Change Conference in Egypt, a new report from the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Africa's leading infrastructure solutions provider, sets out the continent's stance by balancing the need for emissions reduction with critical development imperatives.

World - International
4/5/2022 9:44:58 PM
However quickly the world slashes greenhouse gas emissions, it will still need to suck CO2 from the air and oceans to avoid climate catastrophe, a landmark UN report said this week.

World - International
4/5/2022 1:57:42 PM
The task is clear -- stop burning fossil fuels, radically reduce energy demand and slash all planet-warming emissions in order to keep the planet cool enough so humans, animals and plants can survive and thrive.

World - International
4/4/2022 6:42:09 PM
Humanity has less than three years to halt the rise of planet-warming carbon emissions and less than a decade to slash them almost in half, the UN said Monday in a landmark report on stopping global warming and ensuring a "liveable future".

War in Ukraine - Economy
3/27/2022 11:32:45 AM
Before Russia's war in Ukraine, Europe's most pressing energy policy goal was reducing carbon emissions that cause climate change.

World - International
1/12/2022 8:42:49 PM
A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday that the United States should reduce greenhouse gas emissions when asked to comment on a reportedly 6.2 percent year-on-year increase of emissions in the United States in 2021.

Egypt - Politics
1/11/2022 2:35:33 PM
Egypt is among the most vulnerable states to the repercussions of climate change despite of its low emissions, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said on Tuesday in a panel discussion focused on climate change during the second day of the World Youth Forum.

Egypt - Politics
12/22/2021 10:09:00 AM
Environmental issues and climate change were not at the top of the Egyptian state’s priorities until a few years ago, when the government initiated a number of measures to protect the environment and reduce carbon emissions.

World - International
12/20/2021 7:23:10 PM
In a major step to fight climate change, the Biden administration is raising vehicle mileage standards to significantly reduce emissions of planet-warming greenhouse gases.

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