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Wind a major source of ‘cheap’ power in future

A new report presents three scenarios of the global wind energy industry in 2020, 2030 and 2050.

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Research project leopard killed

A female leopard collared for a research project in the Northern Cape has been shot by a farmer.

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Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze of smog

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.

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Wind a major source of ‘cheap’ power in future
October 23 2014 at 14:14

A new report presents three scenarios of the global wind energy industry in 2020, 2030 and 2050.

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Research project leopard killed
October 23 2014 at 09:43

A female leopard collared for a research project in the Northern Cape has been shot by a farmer.

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Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze of smog
October 22 2014 at 14:03

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.

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US, China can tip balance in climate quest
October 22 2014 at 09:31

The US and China could reduce by a quarter the envisaged 2020 shortfall in emissions cuts required to curtail global warming, say researchers.

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Earth marks hottest September since 1880
October 21 2014 at 08:22

Last month was the hottest September for globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces since record-keeping began in 1880, the US said.

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EU braces for fight on climate targets
October 21 2014 at 08:21

The EU is readying itself for a summit clash on climate change, amid disagreements on how aggressively the bloc should reduce emissions.

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Farmer convicted of killing vultures
October 20 2014 at 09:16

An Eastern Cape farmer has been convicted of killing 46 endangered vultures after the birds feasted on a poison-laced sheep's carcass.

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Interest in rhino horn drops in Vietnam
October 20 2014 at 09:16

The findings of a study commissioned by international wildlife bodies has been hailed as a step in the right direction by local environmental groups.

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Life without water in a California town
October 17 2014 at 14:14

Pete Rodriquez is one of hundreds of residents Porterville who are having to re-think how they live.

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DiCaprio digs deep to save oceans
October 17 2014 at 08:24

Leonardo DiCaprio's conservation foundation said it has awarded a $2-million grant to establish marine reserves and to stop overfishing.

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