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‘Climate Smart’ World Within Reach, says World Bank

Sep 24th, 2009 | By John Waller | Category: Energy and Environment, Top Story

WASHINGTON, September 15, 2009 – Developing countries can shift to lower-carbon paths while promoting development and reducing poverty, but this depends on financial and technical assistance from high-income countries, says a new World Bank report released today. High-income countries also need to act quickly to reduce their carbon footprints and boost development of alternative energy [...]