'A major climate win': G7 nations pledge to end overseas coal funding in bid to deliver on 1.5C goals

Michael Holder
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The G7 summit is being hosted by the UK in Cornwall in June 2021
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The G7 summit is being hosted by the UK in Cornwall in June 2021

Flurry of commitments to tackle climate and biodiversity crises include pledge to align all fossil fuel financing and national policies with keeping alive Paris Agreement's1.5C goal

The world's wealthiest seven nations have today jointly committed to "ambitious and accelerated" efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, end new government support for overseas coal projects this year,...

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