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Public service agency proposes that govt takes measures to prevent return of Kyoto protocol's money

Interfax - ‎Jan 27, 2016‎
The National Agency for Public Service has proposed that the Cabinet of Ministers takes measures to prevent the return of unused funds to Japan that were received from the sale of the greenhouse gas emission quota under the Kyoto protocol. Head of the ...

PH Senate ratifies amendments to Kyoto pact on greenhouse gas cuts - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
MANILA - The Senate on Monday concurred in the ratification of the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol, which seeks to strengthen the country's commitment to the reduction of greenhouse gases as part of global efforts to address the effects of ...
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Supreme Court's Blow to Emissions Efforts May Imperil Paris Climate Accord

New York Times - ‎8 hours ago‎
Already, some people close to the climate talks worry that the events in the United States could lead to a repeat of what happened after the signing of the 1997 Kyoto Protocol, the first major climate change treaty. Vice President Al Gore, a staunch ...
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United Nations Climate Change Conference: Cop 21 Paris agreement 2015

Southern Times Africa - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
They serve as the formal meeting of the UNFCC Parties (Conferences of the Parties) (COP) to assess progress in dealing with climate change, and beginning in the mid-1990s, to negotiate the Kyoto Protocol to establish legally binding obligations for ...
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Faith, Hope and the Energy Revolution

Huffington Post - ‎6 hours ago‎
The last time I felt this hopeful was in the autumn of 2004 when we raised (many) glasses of vodka to toast the Russian Duma when it passed the legislation for ratification of the Kyoto Protocol, meaning that the treaty would enter into force. Those ...

How Secret TTIP Deal Will Help Corporates Resist Paris 'Green' Pledges - ‎10 hours ago‎
In setting a goal of net zero emissions by the middle of the century, the Paris agreement went much further than the 1997 Kyoto protocol, which spectacularly failed. However, making promises is always the easy bit. The hardest part is following through.

Will Congress Consider the Climate Impacts of its New Energy Bill?

Triple Pundit (registration) (blog) - ‎15 hours ago‎
In December, world leaders met in Paris and agreed on a successor to the Kyoto Protocol. The world simply can't afford energy bills by the wealthiest countries that fail to consider climate change.
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Greg Hunt wins “world's best minister” award in Dubai

RenewEconomy - ‎2 hours ago‎
We exceeded our first Kyoto target and are well on track to meet and beat our 2020 target. Beyond that ... In November last year, the UAE hosted the Montreal Protocol discussion aimed at both protecting our ozone layer and reducing greenhouse emissions.
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Viewer's Guide: What to watch on the day after New Hampshire

FOX13 Memphis - ‎17 hours ago‎
"The entire edifice built at Paris could collapse, much as the Kyoto Protocol was seriously undermined by President George W. Bush's withdrawal of the U.S.

Spotlight On International Arbitration As A Means Of Settling Disputes Arising From Climate Change

Mondaq News Alerts (registration) - ‎14 hours ago‎
Further, the PCA handled nine contract cases arising from the 1997 Kyoto Protocol to reduce greenhouse gas emissions of developed countries.

More than a song

The Sun Daily - ‎5 minutes ago‎
BELIEVE it or not, there was a time when Razlan Shah was ridiculed for his horrendous singing , or so he claimed. "I used to busk at Telawi Street in Bangsar because I was so bad that I wasn't allowed to sing in the house, and oh my goodness, the ...
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Parole hearing set for Robert Kennedy killer Sirhan Sirhan - ‎17 hours ago‎
"The entire edifice built at Paris could collapse, much as the Kyoto Protocol was seriously undermined by President George W. Bush's withdrawal of the U.S.

Regulators move forward on transport emissions standards

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Countries agreed under the 1997 Kyoto Protocol to address aviation and shipping emissions through ICAO and IMO, respectively.
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Exxon Not Alone, American Petroleum Institute Knew Too

EcoWatch - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The InsideClimate News piece notes API's involvement in the '90s with the Global Climate Coalition, a fossil fuel lobbying effort that played a significant role in the rejection of the Kyoto Protocol. So in Exxon's defense, it's clear they're not the ...
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Australia's Minister for Environment Greg Hunt named world's best minister in Dubai - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Australia has already exceeded our Kyoto Protocol 2020 target. We also already have 2.4 million solar homes, covering 15 per cent of our homes in Australia, the highest in the world,” he said.

About how petrochemists of Kazan replenish fish stock in Kuybyshev Reservoir

Realnoe vremya - ‎20 hours ago‎
So, KOS follows the Kyoto Protocol that commits to reduce greenhouse gases emissions. In PJSC Kazanorgsintez, there are measures on energy conservation and increase of effectiveness for 2011-2015 and till 2020 which, consequently, will enable to ...

Give Environment Its Own Court

Mondaq News Alerts (registration) - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
There is also nothing to stop any nation from withdrawing from the Paris Agreement in the same way the US pulled out of the 1997 Kyoto Protocol. Surely, an ICE with teeth would put such criticism to bed if it is armed with the means to impose sanctions ...
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Australia's greenhouse gas emissions will grow by 2030, market analyst warns

ABC Online - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
Australia exceeded expectations in the first period of the Kyoto Protocol, which ended in 2012, effectively providing "store credit" for the second period, which ends in 2020.
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What does COP-21 mean for business?

Lexology (registration) - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
The historic COP-21 Paris Agreement on climate change is the first major development in the climate area at the international level since adoption of the Kyoto Protocol in 1997. Given the architecture of the COP-21 Paris Agreement - a bottom-up ...

INHOFE: Why the Paris climate agreement will ultimately fail

Edmond Sun - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
President Clinton made the same attempt in 1998 by signing the Kyoto Protocol. Clinton then failed to submit it to the Senate for advice and consent, and so his signature was set aside in 2001, solidifying the United States' official rejection of the ...