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Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms

More than a billion people are at risk from a lack of air conditioning and refrigeration as global warming brings more high temperatures.

Vietnam needs just one, not 26 coal power plants

Nation can save $7 billion in coal imports and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 116 million tons each year, ...

Ho Chi Minh City fines buses blowing off emission standards

Buses that fail emission test are subject to cash penalties worth up to $13.
May 24, 2018 | 03:46 pm GMT+7

Global 2pct rise in CO2 'giant leap backwards for humankind'

Global commitments made in Paris to reduce emissions are still not being matched by actions.'
November 13, 2017 | 04:00 pm GMT+7

In race to curb climate change, cities outpace governments

A 2016 study projected that climate plans by cities and regions could cut an extra 500 million tons of annual greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.
March 13, 2017 | 06:22 pm GMT+7

Volkswagen to pay $86 mln in penalties to California over emissions scandal

The scandal has disrupted Volkswagen's global business and sullied its reputation.
July 08, 2016 | 07:41 am GMT+7

"Sludge" can help China curb emissions and power cities, says think tank

China can cut its greenhouse gas emissions and generate electricity by treating the 30 million tonnes of sludge its wastewater plants produce each year, the think tank World ...
April 09, 2016 | 08:06 am GMT+7
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