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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.

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BP’s energy outlook barely changed after Paris climate agreement

BP’s energy outlook barely changed after Paris climate agreement

The 2016 BP energy outlook, published this week, shows the oil company’s views on the shape and direction of energy demand over the next 20 years have barely shifted.

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CSIRO boss' failed logic over climate science could waste billions in taxes

CSIRO boss’ failed logic over climate science could waste billions in taxes

Larry Marshall is right that the question of global warming has been answered. But there are many more climate questions to answer.

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The moral case for fossil fuels? Let them eat solar panels

The moral case for fossil fuels? Let them eat solar panels

Rolling out renewable energy around the world should be the real legacy of the Paris climate agreement.