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2014/11/22 01:04
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The United Nations has honored the U.S. Green Building Council, co-founded by Syracuse's Rick Fedrizzi, with its top environmental award. The UN's Champions of the Earth award is usually given to an...
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2014/11/21 19:19
2014/11/21 19:19
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Julie Bishop has rejected Barack Obama's assertion that the Great Barrier Reef is under threat from climate change in a further sign of the Australian Government's displeasure with the US President's...
2014/11/21 09:30
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UK authorities must launch a long-overdue criminal investigation into a British company's role in one of the worst toxic waste dumping incidents of the last decade, Amnesty International said today...
2014/11/21 01:28
2014/11/21 01:28
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New Zealand far exceeding our fair share of emissionsFriday, 21 November 2014, 1:27 pmPress Release: Green PartyNew Zealand far exceeding our fair share of emissionsIf every nation was polluting the...
2014/11/20 23:21
2014/11/20 23:21
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Barefaced Gisele Bundchen pairs edgy jacket with workout gear as she braves the cold for spin class in NYC She is the world's highest paid supermodel. And Gisele Bundchen has certainly picked up...
2014/11/20 10:45
2014/11/20 10:45
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MANILA, Philippines – At 5 years old, David can enumerate the scientific names of at least 20 fruits and vegetables. And at such a young age, he would throw away junk food for greens. David acquired...
2014/11/20 07:31
2014/11/20 07:31
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Oil giant Shell was warned by its own staff that the Trans Niger Pipeline had a "risk and likelihood of rupture" years before two spills in 2008 spewed as much as 500,000 barrels of oil in the town of...
2014/11/19 20:10
2014/11/19 20:10
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WASHINGTON - Greenpeace Head of International Climate Politics Martin Kaiser comments on the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Emissions Gap Report published today: "The time has come to...
2014/11/18 07:29
2014/11/18 07:29
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PRIVATE sector should invest in climate change mitigating projects including establishing plantation and natural forests which will start attracting payment from polluters in a post Kyoto Protocol due...
2014/11/16 12:29
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Despite spirited denials, Amnesty International, on Thursday, told a London court that Anglo-Dutch giant- Royal Dutch Shell Plc downplayed the size of two oil spills in Nigeria's Niger-Delta region in...
2014/11/15 09:29
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While the world is on track to meet a 2020 target on the expansion of protected areas, more work is needed to ensure areas of importance for biodiversity and ecosystem services are prioritized for...
2014/11/14 09:30
2014/11/14 09:30
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THERE are no plans by the government to reinstate value added tax (VAT) on solar panels which are an important source of green energy especially in rural areas. Assistant Commissioner of Budget at...
2014/11/13 14:29
2014/11/13 14:29
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Harare — At least five countries are vying for the right to host the proposed regional centre for the promotion of renewable energy in southern Africa. According to a recent meeting of the Southern...
2014/11/13 13:42
2014/11/13 13:42
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This time next year, foreign ministers and secretaries of state and climate advisers from around the world – even scientists like me – will be booking their tickets for France, with the hope of...
2014/11/13 00:36
2014/11/13 00:36
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BBC News - Shell "warned Nigeria pipeline could leak before spills" For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page Shell and the Bodo community...
2014/11/11 07:37
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Are we eating plastics? – S.M. Mohamed Idris Published: 11 November 2014 The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) cautions consumers from consuming food cooked using plastic ladles and spoons or...
2014/11/10 11:29
2014/11/10 11:29
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By Sharon Uranie and Hajira Amla Aldabra — The four raised coralline islands of the Aldabra atoll, situated over a thousand kilometres west of the main island of the Seychelles archipelago, Mahé, may...
2014/11/10 07:30
2014/11/10 07:30
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An expo targeting the whole food industry value chain, from production though to packaging and logistics, is slated for Nairobi in just over a week from today. This will be the second edition, set...
2014/11/09 14:50
2014/11/09 14:50
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Voice Nov Ozone Photo: Sylvie Macbean The hole in the ozone layer is healing, and well on track to further recovery over the next few decades, due to concerted international action to reduce ozone...
2014/11/07 15:29
2014/11/07 15:29
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Frankfurt, Germany — It is no longer a secret. The world is fast running out of traditional energy sources such as coal. Furthermore, emissions from these fossil fuels have increased climate warming...
2014/11/22 01:04
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