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All Posts Tagged With: "emissions"

Air pollution worsens from world’s biggest emitter nation

Hsin-Yin Lee (blog)

Air pollution worsens from world’s biggest emitter nation

Worldfocus blogger Hsin-Yin Lee writes about her personal experience with the health consequences of climate change. She explains how the number of Taiwanese people with significant eye irritation has surged by 20-30 percent since mid-March, since the onset of the worst-ever dust storms from mainland China.

Posted: March 29, 2010 11:46   Comments: 1
Greenhouse gas emissions soaring around the globe

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Greenhouse gas emissions soaring around the globe

As part of its coverage of this week's Copenhagen climate change summit, the Center for Public Integrity's International Consortium of Investigative Journalists published an interactive graphic depicting emissions. View four different maps showing global emissions totals, produced by data graphic designer Stephen Rountree.

Posted: December 7, 2009 16:09   Comments: 4
China and India?  No — just China

Nina Hachigian (blog)

China and India? No — just China

In the run up to international negotiations about climate change in Copenhagen, Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian argues that lumping India and China together is a tactical misstep, and offers China political cover to avoid committing to binding carbon emission targets.

Posted: September 18, 2009 10:12   Comments: 3
The game of chicken with China over global warming ends

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The game of chicken with China over global warming ends

Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian writes that under the Obama administration, the U.S. and China are finding a shared cause in the fight against global warming, and each nation has stopped waiting for the other to act first.

Posted: May 29, 2009 17:26   Comments: 5
The good, the bad and the interesting

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The good, the bad and the interesting

From fuel standards to Indian elections, Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian looks at the good, the bad and the interesting from this week's international news.

Posted: May 19, 2009 14:54   Comments: 4
Germans told to hold the bratwurst and schnitzel

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Germans told to hold the bratwurst and schnitzel

From Germany to Australia, countries are examining their diets and considering toning down on meat consumption, as livestock farming is responsible for significant greenhouse gas emissions.

Posted: January 23, 2009 09:39   Comments: 0
Climate conference targets developing nations

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Climate conference targets developing nations

About 11,000 people from more than 190 countries met in Poland this week to lay the foundations for a treaty to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that will extend beyond the Kyoto Protocol agreement, which expires in 2012.

Posted: December 12, 2008 11:21   Comments: 0

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