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By Adding One Word, UN Climate Deal Moves in New Direction

  • `Decarbonization' concept added to draft UN agreement
  • Word is `provocative' says former UN climate chief Cutajar

Eliminating fossil fuels from the world’s energy supply is back on the United Nations agenda as envoys from around the world wrap up a week of discussions about a deal on global warming they intend to adopt by the end of the year.

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