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Maldives tells U.N. climate talks: 'We are not prepared to die'

13 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland The Maldives will do all in its power to keep "our heads above water", the head of its delegation at U.N. climate talks said on Thursday in an impassioned appeal for nations to overcome their divisions over how to tackle global warming. | Video

Climate talks work on fair way to phase out coal use: Canada

12 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Governments attending climate talks in Poland are working to ensure economies and jobs are preserved in the shift away from coal-fired power generation, Canada's environment minister said.

Climate policies put world on track for 3.3C warming: study

12 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Average world temperatures are on course to far exceed the main goal set in the 2015 Paris Agreement on limiting global warming, a study showed on Tuesday.

Ministers - but few leaders - arrive for crucial part of climate talks

11 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Brexit turmoil and French riots have kept many government chiefs away from the final and crucial week of U.N. climate talks, with only four national leaders present on Tuesday.

Climate policies put world on track for 3.3C warming -CAT study

11 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 11 Average world temperatures are on track to far exceed the central goal set in the 2015 Paris Agreement on limiting global warming, a study showed on Tuesday.

Protesters disrupt U.S. fossil fuel event at climate talks

10 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Protesters disturbed a U.S.-sponsored event promoting fossil fuels on the sidelines of U.N. climate change talks on Monday, saying attempts to rebrand coal as a potentially "clean" energy source were misleading. | Video

Protestors disrupt U.S. fossil fuel event at climate talks

10 Dec 2018

LONDON, Dec 10 Protesters disturbed a U.S.-sponsored event promoting fossil fuels on the sidelines of U.N. climate change talks on Monday.

Global carbon emissions set to rise further this year - study

05 Dec 2018

Global carbon dioxide emissions are set to rise nearly 3 percent this year due to continued fossil fuel use, scientists said on Wednesday, dashing hopes that an increase in 2017 was temporary after two years of slowdown.

Greenland's ice sheet melting faster than thought - research

05 Dec 2018

LONDON Greenland's ice sheet is melting at a faster rate than previously thought and continued global warming will accelerate thawing and contribute to rising sea levels, scientists said in a paper published on Wednesday.

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