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28 October headlines
2030 pact UK’s most significant environmental deal ever – Ed Davey
A minimum 40% plunge in Europe’s CO2 emissions by 2030 agreed by EU leaders last week was a “historic moment” on the road to a global climate deal, enabled by a new British relationship with Poland, the energy minister Ed Davey has told the Guardian. Guardian.
Population controls ‘will not solve environment issues’
Restricting population growth will not solve global issues of sustainability in the short term, new research says. BBC.
City facing more than ‘a few bad apples’
The scandals buffeting the financial markets are not down to a “few bad apples” and authorities are ready to impose more regulation on the sector to regain public trust, a senior Bank of England official has said. FT.
What is the emissions impact of switching from coal to gas? – Carbon Brief
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