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Climate Change

Abbotsford water pump an ‘example’ of broader climate change infrastructure issues: experts [Video]

A water pump station in Abbotsford, B.C. struggling to keep Sumas Prairie from ‘catastrophic’ flooding has shone a spotlight on a Canada-wide issue. Vital infrastructure across the country is not built to deal with impacts of climate change and severe weather events, experts say.

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Climate Change

Oil industry pollution suffocates Iraq’s Basra province [Video]

Oil is a major driver for the world’s climate crisis but in Iraq’s province of Basra, residents and officials say it’s causing a local environmental disaster. A recent UN report deemed Iraq the world’s fifth most vulnerable country to the effects of climate change and with toxic fumes suffocating villages, some say change is not happening fast enough. CNN’s Jomana Karadsheh reports.

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Climate Change

Interview with Palaus president & the pioneer of the mRNA coronavirus vaccines (E1077) RT Going Underground [Video]

On this episode, we speak to President of Palau Surangel Whipps Jr He discusses the failure of COP26 to meet the demands of the fight against climate change, how his country faces long-term ‘torture’ as the climate emergency worsens, the US military presence in Palau and the benefits and costs of the alliance with the superpower, and much more

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Solar Videos

Some reasons why experts say electric vehicles sales are low in Australia | ABC News [Video]

For all the talk about electric vehicles, very few Australians drive one. The limited choice of cars on the local market, the high cost and so-called ‘range anxiety’ are among the key reasons we’re behind our international counterparts.Subscribe: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Read more here: https://ab.co/32ehW3RABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia and abroad, including the latest coronavirus pandemic updates. It’s news when you want it, from Australia’s most trusted news organisation.For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZYWatch more ABC News content ad-free on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2Like ABC News on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.auFollow ABC News on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_auFollow ABC News on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnewsNote: In most cases, our captions are auto-generated.#ABCNews #ABCNewsAustralia

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Sustainability

Will green technology solve the climate crisis? [Video]

Daze Aghaji thinks green technology is not the only way to solve the climate crisis, and that while tech can play a part in the solution it should be “solved by the roots”.Baroness Worthington says “we have to start building green technology at scale” while also helping nature “get back to something more normal”. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/sky-news/id316391924?mt=8 Android https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bskyb.skynews.android&hl=en_GB