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    China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: Experts

    A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: An iceberg floats in a fjord near Tasiilaq, Greenland

    Last year was fourth warmest as greenhouse gases rise: Study

    Last year was the fourth warmest on record, extending a scorching streak driven by rising concentrations of man-made greenhouse gases, the ...
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    ASIA’S FUTURE CITIES: Yangon lacking resilience to face future disasters

    A severe global climate forecast has Myanmar facing a potentially dire future: a dramatic five-degree temperature increase by the end of the ...
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    Idea of carbon tax to change mindsets, hit large energy users hard: Experts

    Experts said the carbon tax as it stands might be on the lower end of the price scale, but is a start in changing mindsets
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    Commentary: Budget 2017 and the carbon tax lays the groundwork for climate leadership

    The move to introduce a carbon tax highlights the leadership role that Singapore can play in addressing climate change.
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    Budget 2017: Singapore to impose carbon tax on large direct emitters

    Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat outlines a tax rate of between S$10 and S$20 per tonne of greenhouse gas emissions.
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    Concentration of CO2 in atmosphere hits new high: UN

    The concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere averaged a record 400 parts per million in 2015, an ominous milestone for the planet's ...
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    Singapore welcomes global deal to phase out super greenhouse gas

    In her statement at the meeting, Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources Dr Amy Khor encouraged countries to work ...