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Brazil fights emissions cap for shipping, citing cost concerns

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Insurers urged to stop underwriting coal projects, following Axa move

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Brazil should support ambition in the climate deal of the year

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Former UN climate chief lobbies against $1bn loan to Australian coal train

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France will replace US funding for UN climate science panel, says Macron

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India doesn’t report its carbon emissions clearly, so we did

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