Climate and Atmosphere
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Close the Door
The Close the Door campaign asks retailers in the UK to conserve energy by keeping their doors closed
Pew Center on Global Climate Change
Supports a cooperative approach and brings critical scientific, economic and technological expertise to the global debate on climate change.
Forum for the Study of Crisis in the 21st Century
To analyse the nature of humankind's current crisis. Bringing together diverse academic and independent researchers in an independent research-based centre. Current programmes; climate change and violence, climate change and public opinion.
Clean Air - Cool Planet
Non-profit organization dedicated to finding and promoting solutions to global warming. Includes resources and "toolkits" for educators.
Zero Carbon Britain
A 2007 update of a 1977 report from the Public Interest Research Centre and the Centre for Alternative Technology in Wales, targeting zero carbon emissions by the year 2027.
A climate modeller with the British Antarctic Survey comments on climate science issues.
Small Island States are uniquely vulnerable to climate change. Islands First provides their UN missions with the capacity, networks and strategic planning essential to enact policy change at the international level.
WRI: Climate Change Research
The World Resources Institute identifies opportunities to reduce the risk of global climate change in ways that drive sustainable economic development worldwide. This site provides extensive on-line resources.
Australia lifts F-35 order from 14 to 72 fighters
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia announced Wednesday that it had increased its order for F-35 Joint Strike Fighters by 58 to 72 to be fully operational by 2023 in a declaration of confidence in the troubled stealth war plane.
Oil below $102 as US crude supplies seen rising
The price of oil fell 19 cents to 101.56 in Asia on Wednesday as traders awaited weekly data expected to show rising U.S. crude stockpiles.
China factory activity shrinks for fourth month, but pace of decline slows
By Kevin Yao BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory activity shrank for the fourth straight month in April, signaling economic weakness into the second quarter, a preliminary survey showed on Wednesday, although the pace of decline eased helped by policy steps to arrest the slowdown. "It's generally in line (with expectations), reflecting that growth momentum is stabilizing," said Zhou Hao, China economist at ANZ in Shanghai. Hao expected economic growth to pick up slightly to 7.5 percent in the second quarter. MODEST STIMULUS MEASURES China's central bank will cut the amount of deposits rural banks must hold as reserves by between 0.5 and 2 percentage points, it said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of measures to help combat the slowing economy.