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World’s hottest year exposes myth that global warming has stopped
16 January 2015. Response to the publication by the NASA Goddard institute for Space Studies and the National Climatic Data Center at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of figures showing that 2014 was the hottest year globally since records began.
CCCEP Associate Faye McAnulla on her experience of attending the UN Climate Summit in Lima (interview starts at 35.30 and end at 48.00 minutes)
21 December, BBC Radio York
Countries should not use ‘burden-sharing’ to determine cuts in greenhouse gas emissions
11 December. Negotiations about a new international climate change agreement are focusing too much on trying to share the burden of cuts in greenhouse gas emissions
Nicholas Stern calls for new approach by governments to climate change talks
8 December. Governments should not insist that an agreement be an internationally legally-binding treaty
Tougher government attitudes on climate change key to business action
3 December. A new study shows that while higher prices have forced change, stronger policy action has prompted British retailers to move faster than their US counterparts to reduce greenhouse emissions