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ACTION ALERT Fund Ecuador to Keep Oil Underground & Rainforests Standing
Environment  (tags: rainforest, Ecuador, Amazon, Europe, Funding )

- 2071 days ago -
It is time for the international community led by Europe to step up and finance large-scale Amazon rainforest preservation to protect the Earth's atmosphere, biodiversity, and life-giving ecosystems; while helping meet needs for national advancement
EU 'Should Ban Inefficient Cars' - Europe/UK
Environment  (tags: europe, uk, cars, environment, oil, shell, pollution )

- 2270 days ago -
The EU should ban the sale of cars that do under 35 miles to the gallon, the ex-chairman of oil giant Shell says. Sir Mark Moody-Stuart told BBC News the motor industry would adapt to cope with stricter environmental rules.
Massive Wind Farm 'Turned Down' - Scotland
Environment  (tags: scotland, wind farms, objection, parliament, europe )

- 2279 days ago -
Plans to build one of Europe's biggest wind farms on the Isle of Lewis are set to be turned down, BBC Scotland understands. The BBC's Gaelic news service, Radio nan Gaidheal, has learned that Scottish Government ministers are "minded to refuse" the 181
EU Targets Could Force Britain to Build Thousands of Wind Turbines - Britain
Environment  (tags: britain, eu, wind power, tidal energy, europe, government, environment )

- 2284 days ago -
The British coastline is set for a dramatic increase in wind farms and tidal energy plants as the Government strives to meet a European target for renewable energy. The pressure to speed up plans for thousands of wind turbines and the controversial Severn
Earth Hour 2008 Is a Global Movement
Environment  (tags: australia, energy, GoodNews, Europe, USA, globalwarming, bali, world )

- 2319 days ago -
Earth Hour 2007 was a Sydney event. Earth Hour 2008 is a global movement. Many cities from Canberra to Copenhagen, from Chicago to Tel Aviv will turn off lights for one hour in March.
The Demand for Sushi = Bluefin Tuna Decline
Environment  (tags: bluefin tuna, tuna, Japan, US, Europe, China, overfishing, commercial fishing )

- 2355 days ago -
Not only do the Japanese insist on tuna for sushi and sashimi, but the US, Europe & China are buying ever-greater quantities. The commercial catch of bluefin tuna has risen more than ten times than 1950 levels, and the fleet is 70% larger in some areas.
Arctic Sea Route Opens as Ice Melts
Environment  (tags: Arctic Sea, Arctic route, Northwest Passage, melting ice, impassable route, Europe, Asia, European Space Agency )

K. A.
- 2411 days ago -
The Arctic's Northwest Passage has opened up fully because of melting sea ice, clearing a long-sought but historically impassable route between Europe and Asia, the European Space Agency said.
World Trade Doomed Wild Buffalo
Environment  (tags: american bison, world trade, europe, habitatdestruction )

- 2451 days ago -
Globalisation spurred the 19th-century near-demise of the North American wild buffalo, says a new study that partly deflects blame for this ecological disaster from Americans to Europeans. An estimated 30 million to 75 million buffalo (or bison) once
Living With Climate Change. Effects of Climate Change on People's Lives   video
Environment  (tags: climate change, europe, alps, loss of glaciers, floods, energy, permafrost losses )

- 2482 days ago -
Global warming is happening. Temperatures have already risen by 0.76 degrees since the industrial revolution and are projected to rise further by 1.8 - 4 degrees by the end of the century.
Europe Goes in the Dark Over Global Warming Dire Report!
Environment  (tags: Global Warming, Europe, Protests )

- 2637 days ago -
Europeans are taking the recent released report on Global Warming very serious. There were several protests through out Europe. Wonder what if anything our US leaders are going to do about this?!

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