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Rewriting the Arab world's energy future

The Arab world is exploring renewable energy alternatives, moving away from fossil fuels while avoiding exploitative practices.

Lylla Younes reports for Grist in partnership with The Public Source.

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British empire’s past emissions ‘double UK’s climate responsibility’

The UK is responsible for almost twice as much global heating as previously thought when its colonial history is taken into account, analysis has revealed.

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Yarimar Bonilla: A legacy of colonialism set the stage for the Maui wildfires

Forging a sustainable postdisaster future requires a reckoning with the entrenched systems of inequality that set the stage for the tragedy to begin with.
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Rich countries ‘trap’ poor nations into relying on fossil fuels

Kaamil Ahmed reports for The Guardian that campaigners are criticizing a ‘new form of colonialism’, where countries in the global south are forced to invest in fossil fuel projects to repay debts.

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Rich countries ‘trap’ poor nations into relying on fossil fuels

Campaigners criticise ‘new form of colonialism’, where countries in the global south are forced to invest in fossil fuel projects to repay debts.

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How taking a closer look at your family tree can help you get to grips with climate change

Understanding how our ancestors may have benefited from industrialisation and colonialism could help us become more climate-friendly citizens.
Hunt for the ‘blood diamond of batteries’ impedes green energy push

Hunt for the ‘blood diamond of batteries’ impedes green energy push

Dangerous mining conditions plague Congo, home to the world’s largest supply of cobalt, a key ingredient in electric cars. A leadership battle threatens reforms.
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