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Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: 1.5 degrees, climate justice, ambition, China, United States, carbon, Paris Agreement
The Paris Agreement: Climate Ambition, Climate Justice Alvin Leong from the Pace Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies welcomes the agreement but argues that in achieving a political consensus, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 3 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: China, climate change, agriculture, adaptation, urbanisatiob
Feeding China Rebecca Nadin and Maizura Ismail from INTASAVE Asia-Pacific, and Sarah Opitz-Stapleton from the INTASAVE-CARIBSAVE Group make the case for a synergised approach to mitigation and adaptation ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: United States, China, energy intensity, carbon intensity, renewable energy, UNFCCC, technology
... gain in energy intensity. Under the 11th Five-year Plan from 2006 to 2010, Beijing aspired to reduce energy intensity by 20 per cent. Top-down approaches employed include the Top-1000 Energy-Consuming ... [ +++ ]