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Paris wants no conventional cars on its streets by 2030

Paris wants no conventional cars on its streets by 2030

Paris to limit the number of cars powered by internal combustion engines on its streets and eventually move beyond polluting cars.

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Cheap wind and solar mean US will meet beat Paris targets despite Trump

Cheap wind and solar mean US will meet beat Paris targets despite Trump

Morgan Stanley says renewables will be cheapest new generation almost everywhere by 2020, helping many countries exceed their Paris goals – even Trump’s America.

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Coalition backtracks on Paris deal, ABC cuts corners on energy

Coalition backtracks on Paris deal, ABC cuts corners on energy

Coalition appears to be rapidly backtracking on Paris climate treaty as ABC’s Four Corners falls into the same trap of relying too heavily on lobbyists. They interviewed the wrong people.

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How to think about the 1.5°C climate target

How to think about the 1.5°C climate target

What does a global aim of 1.5 degrees mean? Is it achievable? How much difference would it make?

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India, world’s fourth-largest emitter, ratifies Paris climate agreement

India, world’s fourth-largest emitter, ratifies Paris climate agreement

Getting India on board is a huge deal for global climate action.

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What does the Paris 1.5˚C warming limit mean for Australia?

What does the Paris 1.5˚C warming limit mean for Australia?

What does last year’s Paris agreement mean for Australia’s climate policy and decarbonisation?

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Paris climate targets aren’t enough, but we can close the gap

Paris climate targets aren’t enough, but we can close the gap

Under existing Paris pledges, the world would be facing 2.3-3.5℃ of warming by 2100, and Australia doesn’t have the policies to meet its own modest targets.

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ACT zero net emissions target fast-tracked to 2050

ACT zero net emissions target fast-tracked to 2050

ACT passes law to bring forward target for net zero carbon emissions to 2050, to complement its recently fast-tracked 100% renewables by 2020 target.

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How the world has changed since Paris climate pact

How the world has changed since Paris climate pact

National leaders have yet to sign a new United Nations climate pact, but developments during the three months since the Paris Agreement was finalized have been feverish.

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Barclays: German coal generation to be worthless by 2030

Barclays: German coal generation to be worthless by 2030

New analysis warns Germany’s 46,000MW of coal-fired generation will be worthless in little more than a decade if it adopts the Paris climate targets.

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Paris pact promotes but complicates carbon trading

Paris pact promotes but complicates carbon trading

The mishmash nature of national climate pledges made under the Paris agreement is creating fresh complications for the growth of pollution trading.