Denmark’s plan to offset transport emissions sparks EU row

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Green champion’s push to funnel car emissions into the emissions trading system seen as attempt to bend rules

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2014 on track to be hottest year on record, says US science agency

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Global average temperatures in September were highest ever, following warmest year to date since 1998

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Scottish shops start charging for bags

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Charge of at least 5p a carrier bag introduced in bid to emulate 70% fall in usage in Wales and Northern Ireland

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Amazon deforestation picking up pace, satellite data reveals

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Data indicates 190% rise in land clearance in August and September compared with same period last year

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Humble spud poised to launch a world food revolution

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Dutch team is pioneering development of crops fed by sea water

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UK is breaking EU’s conservation laws on porpoises

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European commission could take Britain to court within two months for failure to protect harbour porpoises

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California’s drought creates an unexpected casualty: sports

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As a result of the recent drought ravaging California, high schools and universities struggle to provide outdoor sports for students

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US eyes buffet option in global climate talks

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Deal would allow US to join other countries in cutting carbon dioxide emissions but avoid having to obtain Senate ratification

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Rhino horn demand in Vietnam drops by more than 33% in one year

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Information campaign successfully changes minds of people who think rhino horn has medicinal value

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The craft coffee trend: it’s pricey, but farmers aren’t getting rich

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Consumers pay a premium for specialty products, in theory supporting higher wages for farmers. But it will take more to make these markets truly sustainable

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