Monday, October 15, 2018
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William D. Nordhaus, a professor at Yale University talks with Robert Shiller, an economist and 2013 Economics Nobel Laureate, after a news conference after winning the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize, at Yale University in New Haven

U.S. Economists Win Nobel for Work on Climate Change, Innovation

By Simon Johnson and Niklas Pollard STOCKHOLM (Reuters)  Americans William Nordhaus and Paul Romer, pioneers in adapting the western economic growth model to focus on environmental...
An aerial picture of the airport in Maldives.

Sunk Costs: Airports Taking Action against Rising Seas, Storms as Climate...

By Jamie Freed SINGAPORE (Reuters) Global airport operators, faced with rising sea levels and more powerful storms as the climate changes, are starting to invest...
Milan Fashion Week Spring 2019

Celebrities Gather on Milan’s ‘Green Carpet’ to Promote Sustainability

MILAN (Reuters)  Italy's fashion elite and celebrities such as film stars Cate Blanchett, Julianne Moore and Colin Firth gathered at a "green-carpet" event on Sunday...
Traffic signs which ban diesel cars are installed by workers at the Max-Brauer Allee in downtown Hamburg

German Agency Pours Doubt on Incentives to Trade Old Diesels

BERLIN (Reuters)  The German Environment Agency (UBA) said on Saturday it was doubtful about the environmental benefits of introducing incentives for drivers of older diesel...
Policemen detain an activist as they attempt to clear the area at the "Hambacher Forst" in Kerpen-Buir near Cologne

German Police Clear Protestors from Ancient Forest Marked for Mining

HAMBACH, Germany (Reuters)  German riot police cleared environmental activists from treehouses in an ancient forest on Thursday, dismantling a protest camp set up five years...
The Wider Image: In Mali, donkeys help with the fight against waste

In Mali’s Capital, Donkeys Are on Front Line of Fight against...

By Luc Gnago BAMAKO (Reuters)  In the Malian capital of Bamako, donkey carts driven by young men like 19-year-old Arouna Diabate play a vital role battling...
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