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How the UK's nuclear new-build plans keep getting delayed

  • 20 Nov 2014, 16:20
  • Simon Evans

When will the UK get a new generation of nuclear power plants? With the Times reporting on a secret government review of the question we looked at how DECC keeps pushing back the new dawn. Read more

Daily Briefing | Germany decides against outright fracking ban

  • 21 Nov 2014, 09:15
  • Carbon Brief staff

Germany's government is reviewing a draft law that would allow commercial fracking in exceptional cases after successful test drilling and the approval of a special committee. Read more

Briefing: Country pledges to the UN's Green Climate Fund

  • 20 Nov 2014, 12:45
  • Mat Hope

Countries have agreed to pay over $9 billion into the UN's climate adaptation fund. We take a look at the detail of each country's contribution. Read more

Will more floods change the debate about climate change?

  • 20 Nov 2014, 12:15
  • Leo Barasi

Polling expert Leo Barasi explores how public opinion about climate change is affected by extreme weather events. Read more

Daily Briefing | Green Climate Fund looks set to hit $10 billion goal

  • 20 Nov 2014, 09:15
  • Carbon Brief staff

Wealthy nations are set to meet in Berlin today to pledge donations to the Green Climate Fund, designed to help poor nations to adapt to climate change and finance shifts towards renewable energy. Read more

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