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World can’t wait until 2020 on climate change, says new, highly-disturbing International Energy Agency report

The IEA warns that ‘the world is not on track to limit the long-term rise in the average global temperature to two degrees Celsius,’ and intensive action is required before 2020.

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  TORONTO, ONT.—Politicians love to make bold commitments. But more times than not, they fail to follow up, perhaps hoping the public will forget once the headlines become a memory. In December, 2009, global leaders, including Prime Minister Stephen Harper, acknowledged that  “deep cuts in emissions were required”  if grave effects from climate change were to be avoided.   That meant, the leaders said in their Copenhagen Accord, that the increase in global average temperature should be kept

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