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Congress must lead on carbon pollution.

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Renewables to flatline under Turnbull government's energy policy.

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Climate extremes, policy confuse crop choices for Malawi farmers.

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Endorsing the Paris Agreement is Trump’s best opportunity for a big win.

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California's multi-front fight on climate.

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Queensland says it won't play any role in funding for Adani project.

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Learn from Ontario’s green energy fiasco.

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European countries spend billions a year on fossil fuel subsidies, survey shows.

Fossil fuels Survey of 11 European countries reveals huge government subsidies to the transport sector and for fuels such as gas <!--><!--><!--><!--> Green campaigners recommended that the...

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