Brazil to hire short-term environmental enforcers following Amazon fires

Brazil’s Environment Minister Ricardo Salles gestures during an interview with Reuters in Brasilia, Brazil September 6, 2019. REUTERS/Adriano Machado BRASILIA

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Exclusive: As Amazon fires rage, Brazil tells diplomats to fix image

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Stung by a global outcry over deforestation and wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, Brazil has launched a

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U.S. Senate passes $19.1 billion in disaster relief, no border aid

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string

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Canada’s oil-rich Alberta tables bill to repeal carbon tax

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – Canada’s main crude-producing province Alberta tabled a bill to repeal the provincial carbon tax on Wednesday,

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Brazil to revamp Amazon Fund after finding irregularities -minister

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil will overhaul rules for selecting projects to reduce deforestation supported by the Amazon Fund, which

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Canadian court rules Trudeau’s carbon tax constitutional

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – A Canadian court ruled on Friday that a federal carbon-pricing plan does not violate the constitution,

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Swedish student leader wins EU pledge to spend billions on climate

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union should spend hundreds of billions of euros combating climate change during the next decade,

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France plans to triple wind power capacity by 2030

FILE PHOTO: Power-generating windmill turbines are pictured at sunset at a wind park in Moeuvres near Cambrai, France, November 12,

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