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What The UK Needs

The ECOreport reposts another OP-ED on the decision to leave the EU, What the UK Needs

The Yorkshire Post via University of Sheffield News

By Professor Sir Keith Burnett,

Saying immigrants from Europe were to blame for troubles in the NHS, housing and jobs worked a treat for the Leave campaign.

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Why Should You Care About Paris?

Originally Published on Greenpeace Energydesk

by Christine Ottery

It’s less than four weeks until the start of the 21st international climate talks, this one set in Paris. In the past, the negotiations haven’t been all too successful at achieving the multilateral legally-binding agreement necessary to avoid catastrophic climate change. Why should you care about Paris?

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To Divest $2.6 Trillion From Fossil Fuels

430 institutions and 2,040 individuals across 43 countries have now committed to to divest $2.6 TRILLION from fossil fuels

Originally Published on Divest-Invest

The movement to divest from fossil fuels and invest in renewable energy and climate solutions has exploded, growing 50-fold in just one year and topping $2.6 trillion, according to a new analysis released today. More than 400 institutions and 2,000 individuals have pledged to divest from fossil fuels, the report from Arabella Advisors found. These commitments include governments and investors from 43 countries and multiple sectors, including pension funds, health, education, philanthropy, faith, entertainment, climate justice and municipalities.

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Amber Rudd Talks About Climate Change

The full text of her speech at the London based insurance company Aviva, on July 24, UK Secretary of State Amber Rudd Talks About Climate Change  

From:Department of Energy & Climate Change & The Rt Hon Amber Rudd MP

Thank you Mark [WILSON – AVIVA CEO]. I’m really pleased to be here with you at Aviva. And talking about climate change.

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