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Schemes to tackle climate change could prove disastrous for billions of people, but might be required for the good of the planet, scientists say.
Greenhouse gas levels rising at fastest rate since 1984
A surge in atmospheric CO2 saw levels of greenhouse gases reach record levels in 2013, according to new figures.
Carbon dioxide key factor in global climate change: New Zealand-UK study
Cuts in global carbon dioxide emissions are urgently needed beyond measures to reduce emissions of other global warming pollutants, according to a joint New Zealand-United Kingdom study.
Rising CO2 boosts green foliage across world's arid regions
Increased levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) have helped boost green foliage across the world's arid regions over the past 30 years,
Russia and Vietnam together boost nuclear power
VietNamNet Bridge – Russia-based Rosatom Nuclear Energy State Corporation and Vietnam Electricity are working closely to implement the first nuclear power project in south-central Ninh Thuan province.