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12 February headlines
Wind farm study finds ‘no direct evidence’ they affect health
There is “no direct evidence” that windfarms affect health in humans, a report by the National Health and Medical Research Council has found. Guardian.
Shell chief urges industry to speak up in climate debate
The head of Royal Dutch Shell is urging his industry to spell out why the world needs it, as talks intensify on a global climate deal due to be signed this year. Financial Times.
Boris Johnson advised his London air pollution plans are too little, too late
Boris Johnson’s plan for an ‘ultra low emissions zone’ to reduce London’s air pollution from dirty vehicles should now be delayed for five years and mist be widened to cover a much larger area of the capital, the London assembly has told the mayor. Guardian.
DSCOVR ‘space weather mission’ launches
A SpaceX Falcon rocket has launched from Florida to out the Deep Space Climate Observatory in orbit. The satellite will be used by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to monitor the sun. BBC.
Impact investing: advice from the frontline – Pioneers Post
Is geoengineering a bad idea? – Guardian
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