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  • Published: Apr 9th, 2011
  • Category: Asia
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Deutsche Bank CCA report highlights Chinese global leadership toward a low-carbon economy; 12th Five-Year Plan

The many new and expanded strong policy initiatives and green targets in Chinas 12th Five year Plan, released on 5 March 2011, provide

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  • Published: Mar 9th, 2011
  • Category: UK
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Rising oil prices transform low carbon economics, says UK Energy Secretary

UK Energy and Climate Change Secretary Chris Huhne laid out his blueprint for the countrys energy future in a speech yesterday to CentreForum in London.

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  • Published: May 28th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Recession helps meet carbon targets

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Britain’s carbon emissions are set to fall again slightly this year after the recession drove dramatic declines of around 10 per cent last year, analysts say.

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  • Published: May 14th, 2010
  • Category: Global
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Low carbon policies on the cards as Lib Dems edge towards coalition decision

Environmental and climate change policy has emerged as one of the areas where a prospective Conservative-Lib Dem coalition could work constructively together, according to reports over the weekend.

As the two parties’ negotiating teams met to try to thrash out a deal that could result in either a Con-Lib coalition or informal Lib Dem support for a Conservative minority government, senior figures on both sides suggested the two parties could cooperate to drive forward low carbon policies.

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  • Published: May 12th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Opinion: All is flux for the low-carbon agenda

First the good news: Caroline Lucas’ victory in Brighton Pavilion marks a genuine watershed in the annals of Britain’s environmental movement.

The election of the country’s first Green MP has understandably failed to dominate the headlines on a day when the British political scene was thrown into an historic period of flux, but Lucas’ victory represents a remarkable breakthrough that will only help to drive environmental issues ever further up the political agenda.

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  • Published: Mar 15th, 2010
  • Category: USA
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Opinion: Industry attack campaign way off base on tar sands and low carbon policies: Part 2

In my blog last week on the attack campaigns against the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), an innovative policy tool for reducing the global warming pollution in our fuels, I wrote about the Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) and its affiliated

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