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Climate change news for Wednesday 25th of April 2018

Progress / Carbon pricing now covers up to a quarter of global greenhouse gas emissions   Business Green

 

"The adoption of carbon pricing policies around the world is accelerating and now covers between 20 and 25 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, according the Institute for Climate Economics"

Tropical low / Hawaii carbon tax proposal dead, says lawmaker

Carbon Pulse

"Hawaii’s carbon tax proposal will not go through in 2018... marking the latest sub-national US carbon pricing proposal to fail to muster enough legislative support this year"

Plant growth / ...experiment shows we’ve got it wrong on photosynthesis   Cosmos

"Plants fix carbon from the atmosphere through one of two versions of photosynthesis, known as C3 and C4. The science surrounding these alternative pathways was long thought settled, but now..."

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo Attributions

Article #3 photo by: By U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, photographer not specified or unknown - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Digital Visual LibraryImage pageImage description pageDigital Visual Library home page, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2049340

Article #5 photo by: BayWa re renewable energy GmbH: https://renewablesnow.com/news/renewable-mini-grid-trade-group-launches-in-africa-608974/

 

 

 

 

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