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Mega-projects threaten us all, says report

Friday 25 Jan 13 9:00am

Government hypocrisy on major energy projects is fueling climate change and placing populations at risk, Greenpeace said as it released a report revealing the alarming threat posed by a planned massive global increase in emissions from coal, oil and gas projects.

The 14 carbon intensive projects highlighted in the Point of No Return report range from massive coal expansion in Australia, China, the US and Indonesia, to oil expansion in the tar sands of Canada, the Arctic and Brazil to new gas production in the Caspian Sea and the United States

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