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A recap of the UN Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru
We asked two veterans of UN climate talks to cut through the jargon and tell us what’s new and trending at this year’s summit in Lima, Peru.
"Here we are in the middle of a climate crisis, and we have investor lawsuits against governments over policies to encourage renewable energy," says Sarah Anderson at a UN preparatory event for the Financing for Development summit.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.
Oil and natural gas gluts are driving prices so low that drill-baby-drillers may have to hit the brakes.
Many coastal regions must start bracing for frequent floods as key freshwater sources are drying up elsewhere.
With more of us crowding a warming planet, we need agricultural change.
We're igniting some Wall Street heat.
The federal government needs to cut military spending to free up the money needed to meet the climate challenge.