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World 01 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM

ANALYSIS - Climate change doom reports don't stack up

LONDON (Reuters) - Behind the picture of a serious climate change threat, painted in a U.N. report to be published on Friday, just how fast mankind can act remains unsure.

World 24 Jan 2007 | 12:00 AM

Bush defends Iraq plan, asks for chance

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush urged a rebellious Congress on Tuesday to give his new Iraq war plan a chance and insisted in his State of the Union speech it is not too late to shape the outcome.

World 24 Jan 2007 | 12:00 AM

Bush to defend Iraq plan, outline domestic agenda

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush will urge skeptical members of the U.S. Congress to get behind his plan to increase U.S. troops in Iraq in a State of the Union speech that seeks to address global-climate change.

World 04 Jan 2007 | 12:00 AM

2007 set to be world's warmest year - U.K. Met Office

LONDON (Reuters) - This year is set to be the hottest on record worldwide due to global warming and the El Nino weather phenomenon, Britain's Meteorological Office said on Thursday.

World 29 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

Australian PM says nuclear power inevitable

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Prime Minister John Howard said on Friday nuclear energy was an inevitable option for Australia after the release of a report which found that 25 nuclear reactors could significantly cut greenhouse gases.

World 08 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

Prince Charles sets royal green example to Britons

LONDON (Reuters) -- Britain's Prince Charles has gone into environmental overdrive, pledging to exchange private planes and helicopters for public transport and biodiesel cars.

Lifestyle 05 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

Driving the future

SOMEONE had warned that it would be a 'spectacular unspectacular' driving experience and he was right. Getting behind the wheel of the BMW Hydrogen 7 was indeed exciting as I was taking a seat into the future - the car runs on hydrogen, which burns clean, so I will not foul the air with carbon dioxide emissions as I cruise along the winding countryside road outside of Berlin, Germany.

World 28 Nov 2006 | 12:00 AM

U.K. minister calls on China to act on climate change

BEIJING (Reuters) - British Secretary of State for Trade and Industry Alistair Darling called on Tuesday for China to take a leading role in combating the ill effects of climate change, citing China's increasing global influence.

World 28 Nov 2006 | 12:00 AM

Gaia scientist Lovelock predicts planetary wipeout

LONDON (Reuters) - The earth has a fever that could boost temperatures by 8 degrees Celsius making large parts of the surface uninhabitable and threatening billions of peoples' lives, a controversial climate scientist said on Tuesday.

World 28 Nov 2006 | 12:00 AM

Gaia scientist Lovelock predicts planetary wipeout

LONDON (Reuters) - The earth has a fever that could boost temperatures by 8 degrees Celsius making large parts of the surface uninhabitable and threatening billions of peoples' lives, a controversial climate scientist said on Tuesday.