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20 April headlines
World Bank fossil fuel financing least in 2014 despite calls to end subsides
The World Bank increased its financing for fossil fuel projects in the last financial year, according to new analysis, despite repeated calls by its president to end the global subsidies for oil, coal and gas. Guardian.
General Election 2015: Academics call on parties to set out plans to evacuate cities and move to a fossil fuel-free economy
Academics and campaigners are calling on all parties to set out clear plans to evacuate cities and move to a fossil fuel-free economy, as they condemn politicians of all persuasions for virtually ignoring climate change during their election campaigning. Independent.
China’s interest in carbon capture and storage scheme grows
A lack of early-stage proposals for carbon capture and storage schemes could hamper the rate of uptake of the technology, a key tool for radically reducing industrial emissions. Financial Times.
Thirty years on, scientists who discovered ozone layer hole warns: ‘it will still take years to heal’
It is popularly viewed as one of the greatest environmental success stories of modern times. Exactly 30 years ago, UK scientists announced they had discovered a hole in the ozone layer in the atmosphere above the Antarctica. Guardian.
Demand for rubber ‘threatens forests’
The global demand for rubber tyres is threatening protected forest in Southeast Asia, according to a study. Tropical forests are being cleared for rubber plantations, putting endangered birds, bats and primates at risk, say UK researchers. BBC.
An election triumph for our green belts – Telegraph
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