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South Korea delays smog tax amid pressure from car makers

SEOUL, Sept 2 (Reuters) - South Korea has delayed a proposed tax on vehicle carbon emissions by over five years to the end of 2020, amid pressure from domestic and U.S. car makers who fear the levy would curb sales.

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More cash for EU industry, eastern states in 2030 climate goals- draft

LONDON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Big emitting industries and poorer eastern member states in the European Union could get tens of billions of euros in additional funds next decade to help them meet the bloc’s 2030 energy and climate goals, a draft EU document showed.

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China's national carbon market to start in 2016 -official

BEIJING, Aug 31 (Reuters) - China plans to roll out its national market for carbon permit trading in 2016, an official said Sunday, adding that the government is close to finalising rules for what will be the world's biggest emissions trading scheme.

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Brazil presidential candidate Silva would put a price on carbon

SAO PAULO, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Brazilian presidential candidate Marina Silva plans to put a price on greenhouse gas emissions and implement a national carbon market if elected, according to policy proposals released on Friday.

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No economic reason to delay climate action - global commission

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Acting to curb climate change makes economic sense, even before counting the benefits of lower risks from climate threats, an upcoming report by leading financial, business and political officials will say.

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Warming aids Arctic economies but far short of "cold rush"

OSLO, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Climate change is aiding shipping, fisheries and tourism in the Arctic but the economic gains fall short of a "cold rush" for an icy region where temperatures are rising twice as fast as the world average.

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Global renewable energy expansion to slow to 2020 - IEA

LONDON, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Growth in global renewable energy capacity will slow to 2020 if uncertain government policies continue to threaten investment, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Thursday.

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Australian report urges end to renewable energy target

SYDNEY, Aug 28 (Reuters) - A long-awaited report commissioned by conservative Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has effectively recommended ending a scheme under which 20 per cent of the country's electricity would come from renewable sources by 2020.

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Germany needs coal to balance dependency on Russian gas -watchdog

BERLIN, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Germany will continue to need coal-fired power plants, its energy regulator said, warning that Europe's biggest economy should not rely solely on renewables or risk increasing exposure to Russian gas as it shuts down nuclear plants.

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Small island states, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul

OSLO, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Small island states facing a "frightening" rise in sea levels will seek investments in everything from solar energy to fisheries to boost their economies at a U.N. summit next week.

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China to control price in air pollution market -State Council

BEIJING, Aug 25 (Reuters) - China will control prices when it rolls out a broader market to trade air pollution permits, the State Council said on Monday, the latest plan by one of the world's most polluted countries to combat its deepening environmental crisis.

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Beijing expands carbon trading scheme

BEIJING, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The Beijing municipal government will add 120 companies to its emissions trading scheme from 2014, bringing in sectors like public transport in a bid to strengthen control over the city's rapidly growing greenhouse gas emissions.

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EU regulators seek to close car emissions testing loopholes

BRUSSELS, Aug 20 (Reuters) - EU regulators are preparing draft legislation that will require vehicle fuel use to be tested on roads rather than in laboratories, looking to close loopholes that allow car makers to exaggerate fuel-saving and emissions credentials.

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Oregon denies construction permit for coal export terminal

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Oregon on Monday denied Ambre Energy’s request for a permit to build a coal export terminal on the Columbia River, saying the project was not in the best interests of the state’s water resources.

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Guangdong adds 20 mln permits to China's biggest carbon market

BEIJING, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Guangdong, the biggest of China's seven pilot carbon trading markets, will this year hand out around 6 percent more emission permits to companies than in 2013, potentially aggravating oversupply that sent prices tumbling earlier this year.

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