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World carbon emissions on the rise again - study | Reuters

...... in Britain. Glen Peters, another leader of the study at the CICERO Center for International Climate Research in Oslo, said China’s emissions were set to rise 3.5 percent, driven by more coal demand amid stronger economic growth. China, the top greenhouse gas emitter ahead of the United States, accounts for almost 30 percent of world emissions. U.S. emissions were set to decline by 0. ......

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A year after Trump's election, coal's future remains bleak | Reuters

...... A Reuters review of mining data shows an industry that has seen only modest gains in jobs and production this year - much of it from a temporary uptick in foreign demand for U.S. coal rather than presidential policy changes. U.S. utilities are shutting coal-fired power plants at a rapid pace and shifting to cheap natural gas, along with wind and solar power. And domestic demand makes up about 9 ......

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Protesters disrupt U.S. pro-coal event at U.N. climate talks | Reuters

...... BONN, Germany (Reuters) - Protesters disrupted a pro-coal presentation by U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration at climate change talks in Germany on Monday where almost 200 nations are trying to shift the world economy off fossil fuels. The U.S.-sponsored event about "The Role of Cleaner and More Efficient Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power in Climate Mitigation" jarred with many ......

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German parties divided on speed of coal power reduction | Reuters

...... Legal Reuters News Agency Risk Management Solutions Tax & Accounting Blog: Answers On Innovation @ Thomson Reuters Directory of sites Login Contact Support German parties divided on speed of coal power reduction Sections Business Markets World Politics Tech Commentary Breakingviews Money Life Pictures Reuters TV Discover Thomson Reuters Financial Government Solutions Legal Reuters News ......

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UPDATE 2-South Africa's Eskom not insolvent but facing cashflow trouble | Reuters

...... however, they are sufficient to fulfil our commitments," Eskom's interim group chief executive Sean Maritz said. In a separate statement, Eskom said it had healthy stockpiles across its coal-fired power stations and was building them further ahead of a potential coal wage strike by the National Union of Mineworkers. The NUM is aiming to strike from Sunday after wage talks broke down ......

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Protesters interrupt U.S. pro-coal event at U.N. climate talks | Reuters

...... "You claim to be an American but we see right through your greed," dozens of protesters chanted for several minutes in a meeting room, urging the United States to leave coal in the ground, before walking out in protest. The U.S. event was entitled "The Role of Cleaner and More Efficient Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power in Climate Mitigation". The panellists argue that renewable energies such as ......

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BRIEF-CANADA COAL ANNOUNCES PRIVATE PLACEMENT, SHARE CONSOLIDATION | Reuters

...... Government Solutions Legal Reuters News Agency Risk Management Solutions Tax & Accounting Blog: Answers On Innovation @ Thomson Reuters Directory of sites Login Contact Support BRIEF-CANADA COAL ANNOUNCES PRIVATE PLACEMENT, SHARE CONSOLIDATION Sections Business Markets World Politics Tech Commentary Breakingviews Money Life Pictures Reuters TV Discover Thomson Reuters Financial Government ......

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Greens hold out on climate in German coalition talks | Reuters

...... and euro zone governance. "What’s lying on the table isn’t enough for us," said Greens chairwoman Simone Peter in response to a suggestion by the two other camps that 10 coal-fired power stations be shuttered. The Greens are holding out for carbon dioxide emissions cuts that would require the closing of 20 coal plants. Earlier, a discussion paper seen by Reuters showed ......

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Global oil demand to withstand rise of electric vehicles - IEA | Reuters

...... segment and in power generation, but it is not true in the other two elements of oil demand: transportation and petrochemicals." Power generation will move increasingly away from relying on coal and crude oil, with renewables taking a much larger proportion of the global energy mix. Between 2017 and 2040 the IEA estimates that more solar power capacity will be added globally each year ......

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China aims to stop renewable energy being wasted by 2020 | Reuters

...... 2020 and 20 percent by 2030. It also said that it will promote the power trade market and improve its cross-region power transmission capacity to boost renewable energy consumption and cut its coal dependence. Coal-fired power capacity across the country will be capped at 1.1 billion kilowatt-hours by 2020, the NEA said. ......

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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions | Reuters

...... and Carriage Ltd said one of its units has agreed to buy a 5.53 percent stake in Vietnamese dairy firm Vinamilk, the country’s biggest listed company, for $616.6 million. ** Australian coal rail operator Aurizon Holdings said it was in talks to buy the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET), which urgently needs to restructure $3 billion in debt. ** Royal Dutch Shell said it was ......

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First CO2 rise in four years puts pressure on Paris targets - BBC News

...... Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Consumption of coal has grown once again in China after three years of decline Global emissions of CO2 in 2017 are projected to rise for the first time in four years, dashing hopes that a peak might soon be reached. The main cause of the expected growth has been greater use of coal in China as its economy expanded. Researchers are uncertain if the ......

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Singing protest at pro-coal UN event - BBC News

...... Search the BBC Search the BBC News BBC News Navigation Sections World selected Share Share this with Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-europe-41977941/singing-protest-at-pro-coal-un-event Read more about sharing Close share panel Video duration 1:52 Coal country kids divided on Trump Paris pullout Jump to media player Students comment on their President's decision to ......

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Graffiti artist Bagsy targets supermarket bags for life - BBC News

...... selected purely for their recognisability. I want to promote the area as graffiti shouldn't create an eyesore. "We accept these bags for life and the supermarkets which adorn the locations of coal mines of days gone by. Let's just make them a little more personal." They said: "Bagsy will continue as long as people keep liking. There is room for expansion to other areas but, at the moment, ......

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Paris agreement slipping away as record global CO2 emissions predicted for 2017 - Science News - ABC News

...... In a report published today, researchers say the increase in global emissions is largely due to growth in coal-fired electricity generation and oil and gas consumption in China. Global Carbon Project (GCP) executive director and report co-author Dr Pep Canadell said the increase is likely to be about 2 per cent on 2016 levels. The GCP is a collaboration between international science ......

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Global carbon pollution rises after 3 straight flat years - ABC News

...... this year, according to an international team of scientists. Most of the increase came from China. The report by the Global Carbon Project team dashed hopes that emissions from the burning of coal, oil and gas had peaked. "We hoped that we had turned the corner... We haven't," said study co-author Rob Jackson, an Earth scientist at Stanford University. Carbon dioxide emissions rose ......

(488 words by go.com)
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The Latest: Protesters disrupt US event at climate talks - ABC News

...... The Latest on climate talks taking place in Germany (all times local): 7 p.m. About 200 protesters have disrupted a U.S. government-hosted event on coal and nuclear energy at the U.N. climate talks in Germany. The mostly young protesters stood up 10 minutes into the event in Bonn and began singing an anti-coal song to demonstrate against the use of fossil fuels. The event late ......

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A tale of two US delegations at climate talks - ABC News

...... by George David Banks, special assistant to President Trump for international energy and environment. The official delegation has been criticized for focusing on the role of fossil fuels and coal at this climate change summit. Research shows that emissions from burning fossil fuel contribute to warming temperatures. Protesters from environmental advocacy groups disrupted a U.S. government ......

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FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump Asia trip achievements under the microscope; Roy Moore threatens lawsuit | Fox News

...... illicit cash scheme, report says. MINDING YOUR BUSINESS Orrin Hatch to introduce Senate tax reform bill amendments changing 401(k), IRA classifications. A year after Trump's election, coal's future remains bleak. 3 key end-of-year retirement check-up tips. NEW IN FOX NEWS OPINION Reps. Jordan and Gaetz: Special counsel needed as questions mount on Clinton, Comey, Russian ......

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German money could save worldsfirst cast iron bridge in Shropshire from ruin

...... which is leading the project, called the 378-ton construction near Telford "one of the wonders of the modern world". It was once in the heartland of an industrial powerhouse thanks to rich coal deposits in the area, and was built to expand economic activity in that part of the Severn. It had to be single span and arched to help the traffic flow of barges on the river, so architect ......

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