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5 December headlines
Church challenges Shell and BP over climate change
The Church of England has waded in to the debate over climate change by urging Royal Dutch Shell and BP to cut carbon emissions and invest in renewables. Financial Times.
Co-op Bank scraps bonus plan for bosses over fears of stress test failure
The Co-operative Bank has torn up this year’s long-term incentive plan for its senior executives amid expectations it has failed a stress test. Independent.
WEF offers impact investing road map for wealthy families
The World Economic Forum has a message for wealthy families thinking about impact investing: don’t just buy in the buzz, do your homework. Bloomberg.
‘Future Earth’ platform outlines global change strategy
A global initiative bringing together scientists from across different disciplines has launched its strategy to indentify key priorities for sustainability. BBC.
Rainfall in Africa may rise with greenhouse gas emissions
Rainfall in parts of Africa may increase along with rising greenhouse gas emissions, according to a report in the journal Science. Bloomberg.
Fall in price of crude oil will be ‘horrible’ for North Sea – Financial Times
Why increasing Antarctic sea ice doesn’t mean climate change isn’t happening – Business Insider
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