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A Low-Carbon Recovery Can Create Jobs and Boost Indonesia’s Economy

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  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Indonesia
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Aerial view of people and goods in a busy Jakarta street market. Photo by Henry Sudarman/Flickr.
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China Making Progress on Climate Goals Faster than Expected

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  • G20
  • National Climate Action
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Rooftop solar panels in China
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India Charts a Roadmap to Achieve Ambitious Solar Targets

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India solar panel
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Wind Power Generators, Beijing
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To Achieve its New Climate Goals, China Must Look to its Buildings

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  • International Climate Action
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  • energy efficiency
  • NDC
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  • UNFCCC
To  meet its emissions goals, China should begin to reevaluate building efficiency with new technology and better financing. Photo by shanidov/Flickr
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Japan Can Go Much Further than its Rumored Emissions-Reduction Target

  • International Climate Action
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  • climate change
  • emissions
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Yokohama, Japan. Photo by naitokz/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
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  • emissions
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China’s Climate Action Is Well Underway

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  • emissions
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  • UNFCCC
What steps are China taking to achieve pledges and provide leadership? (Shanghai, China) Photo by leniners/Flickr.
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Win-win: Reducing Water Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in China’s Power Sector

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  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • Climate
  • GHG emissions
China’s power sector is the nation’s largest source of greenhouse gas emissions and its biggest industrial water user. To meet increasing energy demand, the country may double its installed generation capacity by 2030. Photo by Asian Development Bank/Flickr.
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The Top 5 Energy and Climate Stories of 2014

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Solar empowers residential, commercial, and industrial consumers to lock in power prices below grid averages– consider the nearly 20 global corporations – including Walmart, GM, Cisco, and Facebook – who have committed to buying renewable energy. Photo by Intel Free Press/Flickr.
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New Solar Policy Gives Boost to India’s Energy Market

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India pledged to increase national solar generation capacity to 100 gigawatts (GW) by 2022, but connecting solar projects to the country’s grid has been difficult in the past and could limit progress toward the new goal. Photo by Matriux2011/Flickr.
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India’s Energy Moment: Ready for a Low-Carbon Future?

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  • GHG emissions
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  • renewable energy
Solar panels in Tinginaput, India. Photo by Abbie Trayler-Smith (DFID)/Flickr.
  • Energy
  • GHG emissions
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  • renewable energy

Shale Energy Potential Depends on Water Supply

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Shale development site, Australia. Photo Credit: John Amos/Flickr
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A Tale of 3 Countries: Water Risks to Global Shale Development

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  • Water
  • Business
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Shale gas drilling site in Pennsylvania. Photo Credit: Nicholas Tonelli/Flickr
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5 Reasons To Watch NYC’s Climate Summit

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UN headquarters in New York City (Photo credit United Nations)
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China and the United States Accelerate Efforts on Carbon Capture and Storage

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  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • international climate policy
  • U.S. policy
China and the United States forged new partnerships on carbon capture utilization and storage. Photo credit: Jonas, Flickr
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Post-Fukushima Climate Action: How Japan Can Achieve Greater Emissions Reductions

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  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
Fukushima, Japan. In the wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, the Japanese government replaced the Copenhagen Pledge with the Warsaw Target, which calls for a 3.8 percent reduction from 2005 levels by 2020. Photo Credit: likeablerodent/Flickr
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  • international climate policy
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How U.S.-China Cooperation Can Expand Clean Energy Development

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  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gases
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
The U.S. and China are beginning to collaborate on some clean energy initiatives—and some projects are already producing benefits for both countries. Photo credit: Land Rover Our Planet/Flickr
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How to Address Risk and Make Progress on Climate and Development

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Climate impacts will also take their toll on urban dwellers, especially the poor who are at risk of rising seas and extreme weather events. For example, low-lying cities, like Mumbai and Kolkata, face significant threats from coastal flooding and storm surge. Photo credit: Dennis Jarvis, Flickr 2007
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5 Questions with Vivek Adhia: A New Program for Measuring India’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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  • Climate
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • GHG Protocol
  • greenhouse gases
The India GHG Program provides Indian businesses with tools and technical assistance to measure emissions, identify reduction opportunities, establish short- and long-term reduction goals, and track progress. Photo credit: joiseyshowaa, Flickr 2008
  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • GHG Protocol
  • greenhouse gases
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Emissions Trading in China: First Reports from the Field

  • Water
  • Air Quality
  • GHG emissions
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • Energy
View from Tianjin Tower | Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
  • Water
  • Air Quality
  • GHG emissions
  • climate change
  • emissions
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