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EU Nations Reach Deal to Start Carbon-Market Reserve in 2021
European Union member states agreed on a compromise to seek the start of automatic supply cuts in the world’s biggest carbon market in 2021, giving up plans to push for an accelerated introduction of the fix.
Bloomberg
 
France plans to lobby for agricultural tech at COP 21
France plans to lobby for a deal on farming during the international climate negotiations it is hosting in December — a move that could boost funding for agricultural research in developing countries.
SciDev.net
 
EU member states agree to start talks on carbon market reform law
EU member states agreed on Wednesday to start negotiations on a legal text for reforming the Emissions Trading System (ETS) from 2021, EU diplomats said.
Reuters
 
Half-trillion-dollar green bond market, led by China, looks for a regulator
The global pool of issued green bonds, which are designed to fund environmentally friendly projects, tripled from $12 billion in 2013 to a little more than $36 billion last year.
ClimateWire
 
'Ice vault' idea to keep climate's time capsule intact
Imagine you are Sherlock Holmes bent on solving a mystery but the evidence is starting to crumble and eventually you will be left with worthless dust.
AFP
 
Green Climate Fund urged to ban coal funding
Revelations Japan is using climate funds to invest in coal put UN’s flagship fund under pressure to agree fossil fuel ban
RTCC
 
Detailed case study on China's national carbon market: IETA
A new report released by IETA and CDC Climat Research today finds that China has made significant advances on establishing a national emissions trading system, expected to start next year.
Commodities Now
 
 
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