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Analysis-Norway hikes cash for rainforests, seeking corporate help to slow losses

25 Nov 2020

OSLO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Norway is doubling the price it guarantees developing nations to keep their tropical forests standing, in a step to slow catastrophic losses and encourage big companies to invest far more in nature to combat climate change.

ANALYSIS-Norway hikes cash for rainforests, seeking corporate help to slow losses

25 Nov 2020

OSLO, Nov 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Norway is doubling the price it guarantees developing nations to keep their tropical forests standing, in a step to slow catastrophic losses and encourage big companies to invest far more in nature to combat climate change.

Sun, water and ice: Lithuania tests floating solar power

29 Sep 2020

OSLO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a renewable energy experiment combining sun, water and ice, a Lithuanian power firm aims to install floating solar panels on a lake at a hydroelectric plant this year as part of a small but booming global market for “floatovoltaics”.

FEATURE-Sun, water and ice: Lithuania tests floating solar power

29 Sep 2020

OSLO, Sept 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a renewable energy experiment combining sun, water and ice, a Lithuanian power firm aims to install floating solar panels on a lake at a hydroelectric plant this year as part of a small but booming global market for “floatovoltaics”.

From California to Oslo: foreign subsidies fuel Norway's e-car boom, for now

21 Mar 2019

OSLO On the outskirts of Oslo, a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership, part of a global flow of pre-owned electric cars to Norway powered by green subsidies elsewhere in the world.

Airlines stall in tackling climate change: investor group

05 Mar 2019

OSLO Airlines are doing too little in the fight against global warming, a study funded by investors with $13 trillion of assets under management said on Tuesday.

Airlines stall in tackling climate change - investor group

05 Mar 2019

* Delta, Lufthansa, United, ANA best at managing climate risks

Norway wealth fund shrugs off Brexit, plans rise in UK investments

27 Feb 2019

OSLO Norway's $1 trillion (£753 billion) sovereign wealth fund, the world's biggest, said on Wednesday it planned to keep increasing its investments in Britain, and it shrugged off uncertainties about Brexit.

Evidence for man-made global warming hits 'gold standard': scientists

26 Feb 2019

OSLO Evidence for man-made global warming has reached a "gold standard" level of certainty, adding pressure for cuts in greenhouse gases to limit rising temperatures, scientists said on Monday.

Evidence for man-made global warming hits 'gold standard' - scientists

25 Feb 2019

OSLO Evidence for man-made global warming has reached a "gold standard" level of certainty, adding pressure for cuts in greenhouse gases to limit rising temperatures, scientists said on Monday.

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