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Fossil fuel companies undermining Paris agreement negotiations.

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Russia uses its oil giant, Rosneft, as a foreign policy tool.

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US government agency issues climate change warning as report finds natural disasters cost America...

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Renewables to flatline under Turnbull government's energy policy.

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Could San Francisco get the oil industry to pay for climate change?

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Automakers shouldn’t fight emissions standards.

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Malcolm Turnbull's national energy guarantee plan masks a carbon price.

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Caisse aims to cut portfolio's carbon footprint 25 percent by 2025.

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