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Medical experts say lending to Adani is the same as supporting big tobacco.

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Big polluting lobbyists may be forced to declare interests at UN talks.

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Wynne Liberals' cap-and-trade-system damaging Ontario's greenhouse industry: Brown.

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Harvey hits insurance stocks as loss estimates surge to $20 billion.

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Heartened by first 100 days, Trump energy allies want more.

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Nearly three quarters of companies still failing to acknowledge climate-related risks.

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Cap-and-trade deal could woo GOP support, anger environmentalists.

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