Tesla shares sink below original offering price

After an impressive debut, Tesla Motors shares have sunk below their original initial public offering price of $17 per share.
December 9, 2017
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Solar car travels around the world

On December 4, 2008, a solar car, developed by scientists at Swiss universities, ended its journey of traveling around the world at the United Nations climate talks in Poznań, Poland. Yvo de Boer, the Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, rode into Poznań in the vehicle, along with schoolteacher Louis Palmer.
December 5, 2017
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Climate Change threatens world's poorest says Oxfam

The anti-poverty group Oxfam says global warming is altering the human food supply and threatening some of the world's poorest people with hunger
December 4, 2017
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Bali climate change conference begins

Representatives of more than 180 nations gathered on the Indonesian island of Bali today to kick off a United Nations-sponsored conference on global climate change. The U.N. hopes the meeting will conclude with a road map toward a new agreement on reducing the types of air pollution many scientists believe are driving changes in the earth's climate.
December 3, 2017
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Obama declares tougher emission targets before Copenhagen summit

Barack Obama has set tougher emission targets in a White House speech. He said, the USA intends to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions "in the range of" 17 percent below 2005 levels by 2020 and 83 percent by 2050. Obama will attend the Copenhagen international climate meeting next month, and is going to offer these figures as an official climate change policy.
November 29, 2017
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