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Climate Change

This Indian City Developed A Heat Action Plan To Protect Vulnerable Citizens Amid Brutal Temperatures

... of headaches, dizziness and fever. Most of the deaths have been of construction workers, homeless people and the elderly. But with the threat of more frequent heatwaves as a result of climate change, experts say India must recognize rising temperatures as a natural disaster, just like floods or earthquakes, and have a strategy to protect vulnerable people. "The spiking temperatures underscore ...

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Solar

SolarCity, BofA create tax equity fund for smaller investors | Reuters

... n">Top U.S. solar installer SolarCity Corp on Thursday said it has partnered with Bank of America on a $200 million fund that will enable smaller investors such as regional banks to finance the company's residential solar systems. The move is aimed at bringing new capital into the fast-growing rooftop solar industry and ultimately reducing the cost of that capital, SolarCity's chief ...

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Nuclear

North Korean hackers 'could kill', warns key defector - BBC News

... blamed North Korea for a hack on the country's Hydro and Nuclear Power Plant. "Although the nuclear plant was not compromised by the attack, if the computer system controlling the nuclear reactor was compromised, the consequences could be unimaginably severe and cause extensive casualties," Prof Kim said. Martyn Williams is a journalist who follows closely the development of technology in ...

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Coal

Norway oil fund to slash coal investments - Yahoo News

... STOCKHOLM (AP) Norway's parliamentary parties have agreed that the country's $900 billion sovereign wealth fund should stop investing in coal companies because of their impact on climate change. Under new rules to be presented by Parliament's finance committee on Thursday, the fund also known as the oil fund would exclude companies that get at least 30 percent of their revenue from mining ...

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Oil

OPEC sees rivals boosting oil output despite weak prices | Reuters

... LONDON The North American oil boom is proving resilient despite low oil prices, producer group OPEC said in its biggest and most detailed report this year, suggesting the global oil glut could persist for another two years. A draft report of OPEC's long-term strategy, seen by Reuters ahead of the cartel's policy meeting in Vienna next week, forecast crude supply from rival non-OPEC producers ...

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Gas

UPDATE 2-Russia's Gazprom says Ukraine's total gas debt is $29.5 bln | Reuters

... in arbitration court over gas supplies * Gazprom concerned over level of gas in Ukraine's storages (Adds Naftogaz comments) By Ivana Sekularac BELGRADE, May 28 (Reuters) - Russian natural gas producer Gazprom put Ukraine's total gas debt at almost $29.5 billion on Thursday, ratcheting up pressure in a gas pricing dispute with the country, which is fighting a pro-Moscow rebellion on its ...

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Wind

EUROPE POWER-Prompt prices rise as wind output falls | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

... than expected * Prices firmer despite falling demand * Forwards rebound from lows a day earlier FRANKFURT, May 28 (Reuters) - Spot power prices rose in Europe on Thursday on lower wind power production and with supply further tightened by less thermal capacity than was expected to be online and available. Traders said this outweighed the impact of weaker demand ahead of the weekend. ...

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Green Energy

The Power of Solar: Energy in the Global South | Josephine d'Allant

... Some critics of policies to reduce the use of electricity and conventional fuels argue that the use of green energy is a privilege only afforded to the already wealthy, or to already developed countries. Yet, energy that relies on naturally-available resources like the sun has an inherently equalizing quality: It is equally available to everyone. Lagos, Mumbai, Dhaka and Caracas offer four ...

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Renewable Energy

Siemens CEO gives up on German fossil fuel plants | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

... FRANKFURT May 28 (Reuters) - Industrial group Siemens has resigned itself to never selling another gas turbine in its home country following Germany's switch to renewable energy, its chief executive said. Joe Kaeser is cutting 1,600 jobs at Siemens' power and gas division, which has been turned upside down by the fallout from Germany's decision to accelerate its nuclear exit and promote ...

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Alternative Energy

New Installations of Solar & Wind Power Plants Globally Continue to Experience Rapid Growth in Renewable Energy Industry - Company Completes Construction for Another Solar Power Plant - MarketWatch

... to Atlantic Wind & Solar shareholders. Management is in discussion with potential financiers and advisors and expects to announce more details in the near future. In other Alternative Energy / Renewable Energy news and happenings: BGE, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation EXC, -0.27% the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with 2014 revenues of approximately $27.4 billion was ...

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Carbon Credits

World Bank sets date, start price for $25 million U.N. CO2 credit auction | Reuters

... BARCELONA The World Bank will on July 15 hold a first of its kind auction worth $25 million for U.N.-backed carbon credits from projects designed to cut methane emissions, the bank said on Thursday. The Pilot Auction Facility will offer tradable put options, giving project owners the right to sell credits to the bank's Methane and Climate Change Fund at a set price. The reverse auction ...

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