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  • Article: New Zealand Releases Extensive Plan to Achieve a Low Emissions Economy by 2050
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    New Zealand Releases Extensive Plan to Achieve a Low Emissions Economy by 2050

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 24, 2018

    A new report believes a shift to a low emissions economy would be "challenging but achievable." Read more

  • Article: California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants
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    California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2018

    The ban goes into effect in January 2019. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Is Beating the Rest of the UK at Cutting Carbon Emissions
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    Scotland Is Beating the Rest of the UK at Cutting Carbon Emissions

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 24, 2018

    Total emissions fell by 10% in 2016, compared to 2015. Read more

  • Article: World Waste Could Grow 70% as Cities Boom, Warns World Bank
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    World Waste Could Grow 70% as Cities Boom, Warns World Bank

    Sept. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The rise in rubbish will outstrip population growth, reaching 3.4 billion tons by 2050. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Use Aid Money to Support Sumatran Tigers and Other Endangered Animals
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    The UK Will Use Aid Money to Support Sumatran Tigers and Other Endangered Animals

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2018

    It aims to tackle the underlying causes of the illegal wildlife trade — poverty and the destruction. Read more

  • Article: Looking After the Environment Is a Collective Responsibility
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    Looking After the Environment Is a Collective Responsibility

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 21, 2018|Coca-Cola Africa

    Communities around Gauteng spent the day removing litter and waste. Read more

  • Feature: These Stunning Photos Show the Roles of Coal and Ice in Climate Change
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    These Stunning Photos Show the Roles of Coal and Ice in Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Sept. 20, 2018

    The free exhibit runs through Sept. 23. Read more

  • Article: One Year Later, Puerto Rico Still Hasn't Recovered From Hurricane Maria
    Environment

    One Year Later, Puerto Rico Still Hasn't Recovered From Hurricane Maria

    Sept. 20, 2018

    To say that the island of 3.3 million has not yet recovered is an understatement. Read more