Australia one of only four nations forecast to miss 2020 emissions target

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A UN report says Australia and just three other nations will not meet their pledge to reduce emissions by 2020

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Toyota hopes to recreate Prius success with hydrogen-powered Mirai

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Toyota is betting on its hydrogen fuel cell Mirai as the next generation of green cars, but they face a hard sell to replicate popularity of their top-selling Prius

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EU court rules UK government must clean up dangerous air pollution

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UK government must urgently improve air quality in British cities following a landmark case that could see more vehicles restricted from city centres

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UK to give £720m to help poor countries cope with climate change

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Britain’s commitment to UN’s green climate fund is greater than that of Germany or France and only surpassed by US and Japan

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Polar bear population in frozen sea north of Alaska falls 40% in 10 years

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  • Study finds number of bears in south Beaufort Sea down to 900 in 2010
  • Scientist: report confirms we are on ‘wrong path’ on greenhouse gases
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    Rich countries ‘backsliding’ on climate finance

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    $10bn pledged for Green Climate Fund to help countries cope with global warming falls short of original commitment, say UN observers

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    Senate rejects Keystone XL pipeline bill

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    Coalition of Republicans and Democrats fell just one vote short of 60 needed for controversial bill to pass, despite GOP pledge to take up legislation in January

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    Thinking outside the box: unwrapping a massive packaging problem

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    As online purchases increase, packaging grows. Several companies are working to reduce waste and find green alternatives.

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    US-China climate deal’s ambition fails to impress India

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    Indian think tank says the US-China climate deal is neither historic nor ambitious, and would lead to dangerous temperature rises

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    Carmichael mine: environmental impact will be unknown for years

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    Government backdown means Indian owners won’t be required to replace razed critically endangered habitat until two years into the project

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