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Australia backs technology in new carbon emissions plan

Australia's conservative government on Thursday released a fresh plan to tackle climate change, targetting the use of gas, hydrogen, batteries and carbon capture, while avoiding the contentious issue of setting a carbon price.

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ECB wants banks to assess, disclose climate risk

The European Central Bank plans to ask lenders to assess and disclose their climate-related risks, it said on Wednesday, a step that may force banks to take greater responsibility for financing environmentally damaging sectors.