Blue & Green Daily: Thursday 14 May headlines
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14 May headlines
Philippine factory fire: Death toll rises to 72
The death toll in a fire that destroyed a shoe factory in the Philippine capital has risen to 72, officials say. BBC
Tory pledge to end wind subsidies risks green economy, say industry leaders
The Conservatives must not undermine the so-called green economy and cause job losses through their manifesto pledge to end subsidies for onshore windfarms, figures in the renewable energy industry have said. The Guardian
UK forex inquiry comes under US pressure
The integrity of a Bank of England inquiry is in question as prosecutors in the US probe what the central bank knew about traders’ behaviour in the foreign-exchange market. Financial Times
World Bank advocates long term thinking on climate change
Switching to a zero-carbon economy is more than just a dream, according to the World Bank. But costs will be high for countries that fail to act quickly. EurActiv
Amber Rudd faces climate change battle with Tory ‘grey blob’ – The Ecologist
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