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How would a low-carbon economy work?
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-would-a-low-carbon-economy-work/

Lets start with renewable energy for electricity, transport and homes. And using less energy also helps, so energy efficiency gogo!
http://ec.europa.eu/energy/en/topics/renewable-energy
Companies and governments continue to explore how a financial system could work with an economy that eliminates excess greenhouse gas emissions
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A major global research programme to make carbon-free baseload electricity less costly than electricity from coal, and to do it within 10 years.
http://globalapolloprogramme.org/
A major global research programme to make carbon-free baseload electricity less costly than electricity from coal, and to do it within 10 years. The Global Apollo Programme: a summary The challenge To avoid irreparable damage, governments of the world have agreed to limit the world’s rise in temperature to 2 ̊C. This means an absolute …
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TISA
 
"But the latest leak has revealed more. The agreement would also prohibit countries from enacting free and open source software mandates. Although “software used for critical infrastructure” is already carved out from this prohibition (and so is software that is not “mass market software”, whatever that means), there are other circumstances in which a country might legitimately require suppliers to disclose their source code."

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https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/05/tisa-yet-another-leaked-treaty-youve-never-heard-makes-secret-rules-internet
A February 2015 draft of the secret Trade In Services Agreement (TISA) was leaked again last week, revealing a more extensive and more recent text than that of portions from an April 2014 leak that we covered last year.
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Inspiring Examples of Energy Efficiency in Cities
Raising Ambition to Cut Emissions

"The sectors with the greatest potential to save energy are buildings, district energy, transport and lighting."

http://newsroom.unfccc.int/unfccc-newsroom/inspiring-examples-of-energy-efficiency-in-urban-environments/
At the UN climate change conference in Bonn (1-12 June), governments are looking at ways to increase ambition to tackle climate change before 2020, when the new Paris 2015 climate agreement is to enter into effect. One key focus of a Technical Expert Meeting in June will be opportunities to accelerate energy efficiency action in urban environments. Cities account for 70 per cent of global energy use and for 40 to 50 per cent of greenhouse gas emi...
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UN's CDM to be further simplified and streamlined. Bonn, 28 May 2015 – The UN's Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is to be further simplified and streamlined to enhance its cost-effectiveness. At its 84th meeting, held from 25-28 May in Bonn, the CDM Executive Board identified areas across the ...
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New ladder and i missed the start :(
I think it's day 3 now!!
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reset was May 26! I i am playind one day for any help my acc xiQ-Judoka.
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How would a low-carbon economy work?
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-would-a-low-carbon-economy-work/

Lets start with renewable energy for electricity, transport and homes. And using less energy also helps, so energy efficiency gogo!
http://ec.europa.eu/energy/en/topics/renewable-energy
Companies and governments continue to explore how a financial system could work with an economy that eliminates excess greenhouse gas emissions
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Local authorities across EU call for local action to take centre stage. Bonn/Frankfurt, 2 June 2015 – Some 1700 Climate Alliance member cities have issued a paper outlining eight take-home messages for the international process leading up to the Paris climate talks.
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French climate official says sponsorship of UN climate conference by EDF, Air France, and other big carbon emitters was needed for financial reasons
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Inspiring Examples of Renewable Energy Supply
Raising Ambition to Cut Emissions

" Rapidly scaling up the supply of clean, renewable energy – above all solar and wind power - will be crucial to enable the international community to reach its goal of a maximum 2 degrees Celsius global average temperature rise."

http://newsroom.unfccc.int/unfccc-newsroom/inspiring-examples-of-renewable-energy-supply/
At the UN climate change conference in Bonn (1-12 June), governments are looking at ways to increase ambition to tackle climate change before 2020, when the new Paris 2015 climate agreement is to enter into force. One key focus of a Technical Expert Meeting in June will be on renewable energy supply. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says that around two thirds of global greenhouse gas emissions originate from the energy sector. Rapid...
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Free gimp magazine issue, checked it out it's like one guide in it not much more. But it's free!!
 
GIMP Magazine - Issue 12 has just launched at http://gimpmagazine.org #GIMP   #opensource  Help spread the word by re-sharing!
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