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The Hill
Obama climate rule heads to courtEbell is just the latest addition to his dismal energy team lineup, and one tha
Obama climate rule heads to court
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
Ebell is just the latest addition to his dismal energy team lineup, and one that hopefully never gets off the bench," said Greenpeace spokeswoman Cassidy Craighill. Elizabeth Thompson, president of the Environmental Defense Action Fund, likened it... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rocket Lab launch site go for lift-offtilt forward to lift the rocket to a vertical position prior to launch. There
Rocket Lab launch site go for lift-off
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
tilt forward to lift the rocket to a vertical position prior to launch. There has been some concerns raised locally and by Greenpeace about the environmental impact of the programme, specifically parts or the rocket falling to earth. The carbon... Read more
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Reuters
Ministers aim to wrap up services trade deal in early Decemberin joining. But its opponents say it will lower standards for the sake of big
Ministers aim to wrap up services trade deal in early December
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
in joining. But its opponents say it will lower standards for the sake of big business. Environmental activist group Greenpeace has said TiSA would lock in low environmental standards and undermine national efforts to tackle climate... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Steel workers' fury as Jeremy Corbyn vows to ban fracking if Labour win electiongoing to be dependent on regimes fronted by henchmen, hangmen and head-choppers
Steel workers' fury as Jeremy Corbyn vows to ban fracking if Labour win election
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 hours ago
going to be dependent on regimes fronted by henchmen, hangmen and head-choppers for the gas we need,” he said. But Greenpeace said the plan to ban fracking was “encouraging”. Campaigner Hannah Martin said: “This ban on an unproven and... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Carson Wentz’s coach compared the rookie QB to Peyton Manning in one waySyngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
Carson Wentz’s coach compared the rookie QB to Peyton Manning in one way
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Drug lord 'El Chapo' awaits extradition rulingSyngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
Drug lord 'El Chapo' awaits extradition ruling
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Russia accuses Kiev over MH17 ahead of Dutch probe releaseSyngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
Russia accuses Kiev over MH17 ahead of Dutch probe release
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Redskins' DeAngelo Hall done for season with torn ACLSyngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
Redskins' DeAngelo Hall done for season with torn ACL
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
The Man Who (Practically) Owns NHRA Top Fuel and Funny CarSyngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
The Man Who (Practically) Owns NHRA Top Fuel and Funny Car
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Arnold Palmer, whose skill and charisma redefined golf, dies at 87Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
Arnold Palmer, whose skill and charisma redefined golf, dies at 87
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Lee Trevino on Palmer: "You Simply Cannot Replace Him"Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pes
Lee Trevino on Palmer: "You Simply Cannot Replace Him"
Yahoo Sports / Posted 7 hours ago
Syngenta commissioned private studies which showed that their neonicotinoid pesticides can cause serious harm to bees, a Greenpeace investigation has uncovered. The revelations come with the UK set to decide its own policy on pesticide use once... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
People Can Power the Energy Revolutionto produce their own renewable energy in European and national legislation.” T
People Can Power the Energy Revolution
CommonDreams.org / Posted 9 hours ago
to produce their own renewable energy in European and national legislation.” Tara Connolly, energy policy adviser for Greenpeace EU, said: "The EU should be clearing a path for forward-thinking, nimble energy citizens, not supporting big,... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
200+ Environmental Groups Call on EPA to Correct and Clarify Unsupported Top Claim in Major Fracking Studymore than 200 public interest and environmental groups — including Sierra Club,
200+ Environmental Groups Call on EPA to Correct and Clarify Unsupported Top Claim in Major Fracking Study
CommonDreams.org / Posted 9 hours ago
more than 200 public interest and environmental groups — including Sierra Club, Indigenous Environmental Network, NRDC, Greenpeace, Earthjustice, League of Conservation Voters, Union of Concerned Scientists, Friends of the Earth, 350.org anf... Read more
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The Age
Environmental News | Weather, Climate Change & ConservationTwo Greenpeace activists have been arrested after causing a road closure when t
Environmental News | Weather, Climate Change & Conservation
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
Two Greenpeace activists have been arrested after causing a road closure when they attempted to cover the Kings Cross Coca-Cola sign with a banner calling on the NSW government to reject an industry-backed container deposit scheme supported by... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Environmental News | Weather, Climate Change & ConservationTwo Greenpeace activists have been arrested after causing a road closure when t
Environmental News | Weather, Climate Change & Conservation
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Two Greenpeace activists have been arrested after causing a road closure when they attempted to cover the Kings Cross Coca-Cola sign with a banner calling on the NSW government to reject an industry-backed container deposit scheme supported by... Read more
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heraldscotland
GMB hits out at Labour's 'mad' decision to ban frackingto assembly members and MPs, to oppose any plans for fracking in their areas."
GMB hits out at Labour's 'mad' decision to ban fracking
heraldscotland / Posted 12 hours ago
to assembly members and MPs, to oppose any plans for fracking in their areas." Hannah Martin, energy campaigner at Greenpeace UK, also responded positively to Mr Gardiner’s announcement, saying: "It's encouraging to see some politicians... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Njeri Kabeberi Appointed Executive Director of Greenpeace AfricaKenyan born Njeri Kabeberi has been named Executive Director for Greenpeace Afr
Njeri Kabeberi Appointed Executive Director of Greenpeace Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Kenyan born Njeri Kabeberi has been named Executive Director for Greenpeace Africa after an extensive search for someone with a combination of skills required to drive the organisation towards a people-powered movement. The Greenpeace Africa Board... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Njeri Kabeberi Named Greenpeace Africa Executive DirectorJohannesburg — Kenyan-born Njeri Kabeberi, has been named as Executive Director
Njeri Kabeberi Named Greenpeace Africa Executive Director
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Johannesburg — Kenyan-born Njeri Kabeberi, has been named as Executive Director for Greenpeace Africa after an extensive search for a combination of skills required to drive the organisation towards a people -powered movement. According to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Greenpeace Africa Gets New BossThe Greenpeace Africa, an international non-governmental environmental organisa
Greenpeace Africa Gets New Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
The Greenpeace Africa, an international non-governmental environmental organisation, has appointed Njeri Kabeberi, a Kenya born environmental and human rights activist, as its Executive Director. Greenpeace is an international environmental watchdog... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Starting Line Draws Nearer for Global Climate Agreementsignificance of the event to IPS, stating: "Political leaders see this as an im
Starting Line Draws Nearer for Global Climate Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
significance of the event to IPS, stating: "Political leaders see this as an important issue for their public." Similarly, Greenpeace International's Climate and Energy Policy Advisor Kaisa Kosonen said how "inspiring" it was to see so many... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hundreds of 'mermaid' activists stage protest at British Museumthe Museum as long as there is no risk to the Museum’s collection or visitors."
Hundreds of 'mermaid' activists stage protest at British Museum
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
the Museum as long as there is no risk to the Museum’s collection or visitors." Activists from environment campaign group Greenpeace sparked a mass evacuation of the museum in May after scaling the columns outside to protest against the same... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
It's a bird, it's a plane? No, it's Hillary Clinton and Donald Trumpa 5-year-old company that makes three-dimensional flying people and products fo
It's a bird, it's a plane? No, it's Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
a 5-year-old company that makes three-dimensional flying people and products for companies that include Google, the BBC and Greenpeace. The retired Air Force test flight engineer designs, builds and paints the models for clients, as well as for... Read more
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The Irish Times
Doubts over future of TTIP trade deal between EU and USfor EU standards, particularly in Germany and Austria which have seen large-sca
Doubts over future of TTIP trade deal between EU and US
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
for EU standards, particularly in Germany and Austria which have seen large-scale protests. Demonstrators, including Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth, protested outside Friday’s meeting in the Slovak capital. The 15th round of talks on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Abortion rights campaign spreads to 22 cities globallyin solidarity with those who have made those needless journeys.” Dubliner John
Abortion rights campaign spreads to 22 cities globally
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
in solidarity with those who have made those needless journeys.” Dubliner John Hyland, who works for climate activists Greenpeace in Brussels and is attending the rally, said his European friends were shocked at Ireland’s abortion laws. “I... Read more
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The Irish Times
March for Choice goes global with protests planned for 25 citiesJohn Hyland (28), Brussels: ‘I felt guilty for abandoning political fights back
March for Choice goes global with protests planned for 25 cities
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
John Hyland (28), Brussels: ‘I felt guilty for abandoning political fights back home’ I work in communications for Greenpeace. When I first left Dublin in 2012 after a string of unpaid internships, I felt guilty for abandoning political... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Controllers can kill $7m NZ rocket if it goes off coursesouth of Gisborne, is known for good fishing, beaches, great surf breaks and is
Controllers can kill $7m NZ rocket if it goes off course
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
south of Gisborne, is known for good fishing, beaches, great surf breaks and is home to about 700 permanent residents. Greenpeace is worried about the environmental impact from parts of the rocket falling back to Earth and a Facebook page set... Read more
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Reuters
EU seeks to save Canada trade deal as prospects for deal with U.S. fadeactivists held banners, mostly in English and German, denouncing CETA and TTIP.
EU seeks to save Canada trade deal as prospects for deal with U.S. fade
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
activists held banners, mostly in English and German, denouncing CETA and TTIP. On the other side of the Danube river, Greenpeace unveiled a large banner on the top of a tower reading "No TTIP". (Additional reporting by Alissa de Carbonnel;... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU seeks to save Canada trade deal as prospects for deal with US fadeactivists held banners, mostly in English and German, denouncing CETA and TTIP.
EU seeks to save Canada trade deal as prospects for deal with US fade
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
activists held banners, mostly in English and German, denouncing CETA and TTIP. On the other side of the Danube river, Greenpeace unveiled a large banner on the top of a tower reading "No TTIP". (Additional reporting by Alissa de Carbonnel;... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
EU seeks to save Canada trade deal as prospects for deal with U.S. fadearound 100 local trade unions and Friends of the Earth activists held banners,
EU seeks to save Canada trade deal as prospects for deal with U.S. fade
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
around 100 local trade unions and Friends of the Earth activists held banners, mostly in English and German, denouncing CETA and TTIP. On the other side of the Danube river, Greenpeace unveiled a large banner on the top of a tower reading “No T... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Gandalf's quest against fracking arrives in OxfordHEADS turned at J.R.R. Tolkien’s favourite watering hole yesterday as a grandfa
Gandalf's quest against fracking arrives in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
HEADS turned at J.R.R. Tolkien’s favourite watering hole yesterday as a grandfather and Greenpeace campaigner dropped in dressed as none other than Gandalf the Grey. Rick Guest passed through Oxford as part of a 130-mile ‘quest’ from his home town... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Gandalf's quest against fracking arrives in OxfordHEADS turned at J.R.R. Tolkien’s favourite watering hole yesterday as a grandfa
Gandalf's quest against fracking arrives in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
HEADS turned at J.R.R. Tolkien’s favourite watering hole yesterday as a grandfather and Greenpeace campaigner dropped in dressed as none other than Gandalf the Grey. Rick Guest passed through Oxford as part of a 130-mile ‘quest’ from his home town... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Irrigation NZ slams anti-dam publicity stuntsthe groups by taking out full page advertisements in newspapers in Hawke's Bay
Irrigation NZ slams anti-dam publicity stunts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the groups by taking out full page advertisements in newspapers in Hawke's Bay and Wellington. It comes after a stunt by Greenpeace, who removed a site office from the dam's site in Tikokino and dumped it outside the Hawke's Bay Regional Council... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Irrigation NZ slams anti-farming groups against Ruataniwha Damthe groups by taking out full page advertisements in newspapers in Hawke's Bay
Irrigation NZ slams anti-farming groups against Ruataniwha Dam
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the groups by taking out full page advertisements in newspapers in Hawke's Bay and Wellington. It comes after a stunt by Greenpeace, who removed a site office from the dam's site in Tikokino and dumped it outside the Hawke's Bay Regional Council... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prosecuting the dumping of fish might not help conserve themsystem. Those who have called for a rethink include the author of the dumping
Prosecuting the dumping of fish might not help conserve them
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
system. Those who have called for a rethink include the author of the dumping study, recreational fishing lobbyists, Greenpeace and opposition political parties. But not all of them want to dump the quota management system and none of them... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia forest fires well-managed, fewer hotspots this yearof more rain in the weeks ahead. "We got lucky because the weather is on our s
Indonesia forest fires well-managed, fewer hotspots this year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
of more rain in the weeks ahead. "We got lucky because the weather is on our side," said Yuyun Indradi, team leader of Greenpeace Indonesia’s Political Forest Campaign. "So, it's a wet-dry season and later on in October it will be the real wet... Read more
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Eu Business
Half of EU citizens could produce renewable electricity - joint NGO study — EUbusiness.comHalf of EU citizens could produce renewable electricity - joint NGO study22 Sep
Half of EU citizens could produce renewable electricity - joint NGO study — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 4 days ago
Half of EU citizens could produce renewable electricity - joint NGO study22 September 2016by greenpeace -- last modified 22 September 2016 Over half of citizens in the European Union could be generating their own renewable electricity by 2050,... Read more
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Accounting Today
Exxon's Accounting Said to Prompt SEC Review After Crude Slumpfailure of the world to solve the climate crisis,” said Annie Leonard, executiv
Exxon's Accounting Said to Prompt SEC Review After Crude Slump
Accounting Today / Posted 5 days ago
failure of the world to solve the climate crisis,” said Annie Leonard, executive director of environmental advocacy group Greenpeace. “The SEC has a chance to expose how weak Exxon’s hand really is.” The SEC asked Exxon in September 2013 why the... Read more
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The Manila Times
China chemical accidents kill almost 200 in 2016 – GreenpeaceBEIJING: Chemical accidents have killed nearly 200 people in China so far this
China chemical accidents kill almost 200 in 2016 – Greenpeace
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING: Chemical accidents have killed nearly 200 people in China so far this year, environmental group Greenpeace said Wednesday, calling on Beijing to overhaul the “appallingly under-regulated” industry. Industrial accidents are common in China,... Read more
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International Business Times
China's chemical accidents result in one death or injury every 10 hoursBetween January and August 2016, at least 199 people have died as a result of c
China's chemical accidents result in one death or injury every 10 hours
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Between January and August 2016, at least 199 people have died as a result of chemical-related accidents in China, a new Greenpeace report has stated. This amounts to at least one death or injury every 10 hours. In the first eight months of the... Read more
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express
PEOPLE’S REVOLT: Brussels under siege as THOUSANDS march against hated EU trade dealsEurope. AFPThey have been likened to Trojan horses that will bring down Europe
PEOPLE’S REVOLT: Brussels under siege as THOUSANDS march against hated EU trade deals
express / Posted 5 days ago
Europe. AFPThey have been likened to Trojan horses that will bring down European democracy And Mark Brady, spokesman for Greenpeace Europe, said: “We are against these trade deals because they are a threat for the environment, for health, for... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Britain's retailers 'leading the way' on sustainable palm oilAfrica and Latin America. WWF’s latest Scorecard comes six months after a sepa
Britain's retailers 'leading the way' on sustainable palm oil
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 5 days ago
Africa and Latin America. WWF’s latest Scorecard comes six months after a separate report from fellow environmental group, Greenpeace, which revealed that many big brands still cannot guarantee that their supply of palm oil is not linked to... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Thousands protest trans-Atlantic trade dealsfollowed by a performance of the revolutionary song "Do you hear the people sin
Thousands protest trans-Atlantic trade deals
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
followed by a performance of the revolutionary song "Do you hear the people sing" from the musical drama The Miserables. Greenpeace activists in chemical protection suits spray painted No TTIP and No CETA on the roads before several tractors led... Read more
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Fortune
The SEC Is Investigating Exxon Over Asset Valuationsundiscounted cash flows associated with such assets “substantially exceed” thei
The SEC Is Investigating Exxon Over Asset Valuations
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
undiscounted cash flows associated with such assets “substantially exceed” their carrying value. Environmental group Greenpeace called the SEC probe a “welcome opportunity for transparency from the fossil fuel industry,” in a Tuesday... Read more
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Reuters
China chemical accidents cause 199 deaths from Jan-Aug: Greenpeacefrom January to August this year, causing 199 deaths and 400 injuries, accordin
China chemical accidents cause 199 deaths from Jan-Aug: Greenpeace
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
from January to August this year, causing 199 deaths and 400 injuries, according to research from the environmental group Greenpeace published on Wednesday. Greenpeace said China needs to "radically overhaul" the way it manages its chemical... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China chemical accidents cause 199 deaths from January-August - Greenpeacefrom January to August this year, causing 199 deaths and 400 injuries, accordin
China chemical accidents cause 199 deaths from January-August - Greenpeace
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
from January to August this year, causing 199 deaths and 400 injuries, according to research from the environmental group Greenpeace published on Wednesday. Greenpeace said China needs to "radically overhaul" the way it manages its chemical... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China chemical accidents cause 199 deaths from Jan-Aug - Greenpeacefrom January to August this year, causing 199 deaths and 400 injuries, accordin
China chemical accidents cause 199 deaths from Jan-Aug - Greenpeace
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
from January to August this year, causing 199 deaths and 400 injuries, according to research from the environmental group Greenpeace published on Wednesday. Greenpeace said China needs to "radically overhaul" the way it manages its chemical... Read more
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The Tyee
Crash of ‘The Mechanic’: Oil Sands Flogger Bruce Carson Found GuiltyBlack, a lawyer, now serves as a Harper-appointed senator and is a strong LNG a
Crash of ‘The Mechanic’: Oil Sands Flogger Bruce Carson Found Guilty
The Tyee / Posted 5 days ago
Black, a lawyer, now serves as a Harper-appointed senator and is a strong LNG advocate. ‘Almost feel sorry for Carson’: Greenpeace spokesperson Bruce Carson will be sentenced on October 18. During his flamboyant career as a political insider... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton’s donations from fossil fuels sector irks environmentaliststhe fossil fuels industry, they still say there’s no contest between her and Re
Hillary Clinton’s donations from fossil fuels sector irks environmentalists
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
the fossil fuels industry, they still say there’s no contest between her and Republican Donald Trump on climate issues. “Greenpeace will continue to push Secretary Clinton to enact a more ambitious climate plan while untangling herself from the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Question mark over Ruataniwha Dampaper that Mr Wilson is "dam wrong" about whether a new council could intervene
Question mark over Ruataniwha Dam
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
paper that Mr Wilson is "dam wrong" about whether a new council could intervene, reminding him that "elections do matter". Greenpeace Sustainable Agriculture campaigner Genevieve Toop also waded in, saying the make-up of the next regional council... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Question mark over Ruataniwha Dampaper that Mr Wilson is "dam wrong" about whether a new council could intervene
Question mark over Ruataniwha Dam
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
paper that Mr Wilson is "dam wrong" about whether a new council could intervene, reminding him that "elections do matter". Greenpeace Sustainable Agriculture campaigner Genevieve Toop also waded in, saying the make-up of the next regional council... Read more
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