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Factcheck: Aerosols research misinterpreted to 'alarming extent’, says study author | http://t.co/EUIF755nST http://t.co/bEkQcbwM9t
How much energy does the world get from #renewables? We've got 2 charts to illustrate. | http://t.co/54UwtSseuP http://t.co/zyY0TDL0Wm
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The Conservatives have forgotten the greatest challenge of all: climate change | Comment by @lisanandy http://t.co/ewFjohH0nt
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