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Under this scheme, over 5000 families from remote villages will receive carbon revenue for next 20 years from World Bank.
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Curbing these pollutants could also boost global food output and save millions of lives lost to heart and lung disease.
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Hyderabad has been chosen as the venue to host the conference.
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The initiative is for conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.
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Solar and wind energy could supply up to 80% of the world`s energy needs.
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