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If the proposed policy were adopted, emitters would be subject to a ‘Carbon Removal Obligation’. Interest could be added, establishing a legal responsibility for carbon debt repayment. CROs would be tradeable, by treating carbon debt like financial debt,

Future generations will face crippling costs without action now on carbon debt

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Oxford’s ambitious Environmental Sustainability Strategy is approved

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Many internationally-funded projects aimed at combating the impacts of climate change can make things worse

Why projects to adapt to climate change backfire

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Aggressive emission reductions must be complemented by equally aggressive scale-up of safe and permanent greenhouse gas removal and disposal

Oxford Net Zero launches to tackle global carbon emissions

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The energy needed for space cooling alone is projected to triple by 2050 – the equivalent of adding 10 new air conditioners every second for the next 30 years

Cooling: hidden threat for climate change and sustainable goals

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African extreme heat events going unrecorded

Climate concern: Extreme heat going unrecorded in Africa

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