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California and Mexico sign pact to fight climate change
California Governor Jerry Brown and Mexican environmental officials signed a pact on Monday aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions, an agreement that could eventually expand the market for carbon credits.
Reuters
 
Shanghai carbon market cuts emissions 3.5%
The nearly 200 firms in Shanghai's emissions trading scheme cut their CO2 output by 5.3 million tonnes in 2013 compared with 2011, government officials said Monday, according to state-owned media.
Reuters
 
Delegates review climate adaptation
REPRESENTATIVES from the food and agriculture sectors from 14 Pacific island countries are meeting in Nadi to share notes and discuss lessons learnt from a five-year pilot project designed to find adaptations to climate change issues faced by their respective communities
Fiji Times
 
Obama to attend UN climate summit in September
President Barack Obama will attend a United Nations summit on climate change in September.
AP
 
U.S. envoy to U.N. aviation body hopeful on airline climate plan
The new U.S. representative to the United Nations body that oversees civil aviation said on Friday he is hopeful the organization's members will be able to agree on a global system to curb carbon emissions from airlines.
Reuters
 
World’s religions unite for New York climate summit
Leaders from Christian, Muslim, Buddhist and other communities to gather ahead of Ban Ki-moon climate summit
RTCC
 
Climate change cooperation can start new phase in ties: Kerry
Asserting that the solution to climate change is energy policy, Secretary of State John Kerry has fully supported the “saffron revolution” call of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stating that cooperation between India and the US in the field would kick off a new chapter in bilateral ties.
The Hindu
 
 
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