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4 February headlines
Climate change warning catches investors off guard
Political shifts often catch investors unawares, Few had expected the Bank of England’s warning that long-run investors in fossil fuels should worry about climate change. Financial Times.
Air pollution will kill thousands in Europe, EEA warns
Hundreds of thousands of Europeans will suffer a premature death in the next two decades as a result of governments’ failure to act on air pollution, the EEA has warned. Guardian.
China in talks to determine top climate negotiator for Paris
China, the world’s biggest carbon emitter, is in discussions to determine a top negotiator for climate talks in Paris at the end of this year. Bloomberg.
New threats to wild bees identified
Wild bees are already under threat from habitat loss and pesticides, and a national survey has found disease could also have a profound impact on populations. BBC.
Focus on green tech to tackle climate change, says UK’s climate adviser
Green technology should be as much a focus of tackling climate change as the UN negotiations leading up to negotiations in Paris in December, according to Sir David King. Guardian.
Fossil fuel fallout – Financial Times
What are the financial risks of climate change? – International Business Times
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