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Ambitious Climate Action by G20 Countries Can Limit Global Warming to 1.7 Degrees C

  • International Climate Action
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  • greenhouse gases
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  • climatewatch-pinned
  • COP26
Solar panels on the Werkspoorfabriek in Utrecht
  • International Climate Action
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  • climate science
  • greenhouse gases
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Why Greenhouse Gas Inventories Are Important for Natural and Working Lands — and How to Fix Them

  • carbon removal
  • greenhouse gases
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • GHG emissions
Yellowstone River in Montana, U.S.
  • carbon removal
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  • GHG emissions

INSIDER: Designing Low-carbon Product Standards for Cement and Steel in the United States

  • Climate
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  • greenhouse gases
  • industry
  • low carbon development
  • Climate
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Climate-friendly Food Is Easier Than We Think

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  • Climate-Friendly Diets
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How to Build a Circular Economy

  • Economics
  • circular economy
  • waste
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • climate change
  • emissions
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  • natural resources
  • Climate
  • Food Loss and Waste
Two recycling facility workers next to bales of aluminum cans. Photo by Aaron Minnick | WRI.
  • Economics
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  • waste
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • climate change
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  • Climate
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5 Strategies that Achieve Climate Mitigation and Adaptation Simultaneously

  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • restoration
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  • indigenous people
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Reroroja village
  • Climate
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  • climate change
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  • indigenous people
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4 Charts Explain Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Countries and Sectors

  • Energy
  • climatewatch
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Emissions rising from a factory with a sunset in the background.
  • Energy
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  • climatewatch-pinned
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gases

5 Ways the US Government Can Kickstart a CarbonShot to Remove Carbon from the Atmosphere

  • carbon removal
  • agriculture
  • Climate
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  • U.S. policy
carbon engineering direct air capture facility
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2020 Could Be the Year Carbon Removal Takes Off

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  • climate change
  • emissions
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Hellisheiði Geothermal Power Plant in Iceland
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This Month in Climate Science, December 2019: Pre-term Births, Fewer Fishermen and Accelerated Arctic Melt

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  • climate science
  • biodiversity
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  • greenhouse gases
  • health
  • Ocean
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Two fishermen offloading lobster from their boat onto a floating dock in Maine.
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  • health
  • Ocean
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Buildings Are an Ideal but Overlooked Climate Solution

  • Cities
  • Buildings
  • Climate
  • energy efficiency
  • greenhouse gases
Installing a green roof. Zero carbon buildings are viable, flexible and affordable right now. Photo by Ziggy Liloia/Flickr
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  • energy efficiency
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What Does "Net-Zero Emissions" Mean? 8 Common Questions, Answered

  • climate science
  • carbon removal
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • greenhouse gases
  • COP26
Countries need a variety of solutions, including renewable energy and healthy forests, to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Aaron Minnick/WRI.
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Many Companies Inaccurately Estimate the Climate Benefits of Their Products

  • Business
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • greenhouse gases
Ball bearings are one of the many products affected by unverifiable claims of avoided emissions. Flickr/jfeathersmith
  • Business
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  • emissions
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Good Climate Policy News from California

  • U.S. Climate
  • climate policy
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  • United States
Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite National Park, California
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  • United States
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Billion-Dollar Disasters to Disappearing Ice: 2017 Was a Year of Record-Breaking Climate Events

  • deforestation
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  • extreme weather
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  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
Hurricane Maria
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Evaluating Indonesia’s Progress on its Climate Commitments

  • G20
  • National Climate Action
  • Climate
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gases
  • Indonesia
West Papua, Indonesia
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  • Climate
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  • Indonesia
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It’s Time for US Federal Contractors to Measure their Carbon Footprints

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • greenhouse gases
United States Department of Energy Forrestal Building
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
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3 Steps Wisconsin Can Take To Meet Its Clean Power Plan Targets

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • energy efficiency
  • U.S. policy
  • greenhouse gases
  • power plants
  • renewable energy
  • United States
Wind turbines in Dane County, Wis.
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • energy efficiency
  • U.S. policy
  • greenhouse gases
  • power plants
  • renewable energy
  • United States
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Getting Over the Finish Line: 4 Ways for the Paris Agreement to Come into Effect

  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • Paris Agreement
  • greenhouse gases
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry signs the Paris Agreement.
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • Paris Agreement
  • greenhouse gases
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

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