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New Delhi could be about to lockdown and it’s nothing to do with COVID

India”s Supreme Court has called for a “pollution lockdown” in the capital New Delhi to protect citizens from toxic smog.…

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Business

Pacific leaders agree on vaccines but not on US hosting APEC

Pacific Rim leaders have agreed to do all they can to improve access to coronavirus vaccines and reduce carbon emissions,…

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Business

The Latest: Target for emissions-free cars set in Glasgow

A group of nations and companies has announced plans to make the switch to emissions-free cars by 2040 and by…

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Business

APEC finds agreement on vaccines, carbon but tensions remain

Making coronavirus vaccines more accessible and reducing carbon emissions were two key pledges agreed to by top Pacific Rim lawmakers…

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Business

The magic 1.5: What’s behind climate talks’ key elusive goal

Glasgow, Scotland — One phrase, really just a number, dominates climate talks in Glasgow, Scotland: The magic and elusive 1.5.…

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Science

Air pollution from G20 consumers caused two million deaths in 2010

More than half of premature deaths from air pollution worldwide in 2010 were the result of economic consumption in just…

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Europe

Muddying the waters

During lockdown thousands of people in the UK took to local rivers for a spot of wild swimming little knowing…

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Business

Heating up: World leaders take center stage at climate talks

GLASGOW, Scotland — It’s time for more than 130 world leaders to feel the heat. Over 130 heads of state…

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Business

The Latest: G-20 compromise on coal, carbon neutrality

The Latest on the Group of 20 summit in Rome: ROME — Leaders of the world’s biggest economies have agreed…

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Business

Gulf Arab states, squeezed by climate change, still tout oil

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — The global energy transition is perhaps nowhere more perplexing than in the Arabian Peninsula, where Saudi…

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