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National ENERGY GLOBE Award 2016
Environment  (tags: National, ENERGY, GLOBE, Award, Lebanon, winner, 2016, Biodiesel, algae )

- 1 day ago -
National Winner of the Energy Globe Award in Lebanon established a delivery chain for microalgae to ensure the use of micro algae for the production of biodiesel. The project contributes to an enhanced energy self-sufficiency based on renewable resources.
Stop the Expansion of Australia's Coal Mining Industries: Say NO to Coal PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction, wildlife )

- 9 hours ago -
The rapid and destructive expansion of huge coal seam gas (CSG) gasfields in Queensland demonstrates what happens when governments put big mining companies ahead of caring for local communities, the environment and our long term future.
SIGN NOW! Demand Action on Climate Change to Protect Endangered Species!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, environment, SEATURTLES, congress, activism climate-change, animals, wildlife, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
We need to act NOW to reverse climate change if weâEUR(TM)re going to save sea turtles from extinction.
Our Living Planet HD   video
Environment  (tags: wildlife, habitat, world )

- 1 day ago -
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Sundarbans in Danger: Stop Rampal Coal Power Plant PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 10 hours ago -
The Sundarbans the worldâEUR(TM)s largest mangrove forest and home to Bengal tigers and millions of villagers âEUR" has weathered cyclones and tsunamis. Now the UNESCO World Heritage Site faces a new threat: the planned Rampal coal power plant in Bangladesh.
The Death of the Forest Is the End of Our People PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, humans )

- 10 hours ago -
Brazilian indigenous peoples are currently locked in a fight for survival: Big Business is pushing to scrap the constitutional protection of their ancestral territories and clear even more rainforest for soy monocultures, cattle, hydropower and mining.
Say NO to Adani's Mega Mine & Coal Port Expansion PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 9 hours ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s our Reef, but weâEUR(TM)re going to have to fight for it.
Less Meat, Less Heat: Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Cameron Call for Less Meat Consumption to Combat Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, humans, nature, wildlife, Sustainabililty, world, green, animals )

- 1 day ago -
Avatar director James Cameron and former California governor/actor Arnold Schwarzenegger are joining the call for less global meat consumption to combat climate change.
Petitions (B) to Save Australia's Biodiversity; Please Sign Before Their 2016 Elections on Saturday 2 July
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, coral bleaching, ecosystems, marine life, coal mines, climate change, politics )

- 13 hours ago -
Although anyone can sign by: --Select[ing] -- "None" for "State*", some language is designed for Aussies, e.g. "To my local candidates." You might consider rewording any text that doesn't apply to you.
PETITION Stop Fast-Tracking Oil & Gas Pipelines to Avoid Public Scrutiny SIGN
Environment  (tags: Army corp of Engineers, environment, oil spills, regulations, destruction, ecosystems, energy, politics, pollution, healthconditions )

- 10 hours ago -
For years, the Army Corps of Engineers has been abusing a provision of the Clean Water Act in order to fast-track the approval of dozens of oil and gas pipelines throughout the country without adequate environmental review or public input.
Cambodia Declares First-Ever Marine Protected Area
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, protection, GoodNews )

- 9 hours ago -
CambodiaâEUR(TM)s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has approved the countryâEUR(TM)s first-ever marine protected area in the waters of the Koh Rong Archipelago.
South Australia Sets An Example for the Country and the World
Environment  (tags: australia, electricity, solar and wind, abundant sunlight, climate, climate-change, conservation, energy, environment, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
South Australia gets 40 per cent of its electricity from solar and wind and hopes to reach 50 to 60 per cent within a few years. The area is blessed with abundant sunlight, but few jurisdictions have committed to solar as aggressively...
Petition (C) to Save Australia's Biodiversity; Please Sign Before Their 2016 Elections on Saturday 2 July
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, coral bleaching, ecosystems, marine life, coal mines, climate change, politics )

- 13 hours ago -
Anyone can sign. But because it speaks to the upcoming election, it'll be more effective if you're Australian. Photo: Bleached coral near Lizard Island showing heavy algal overgrowth.
Michelin Adopts Zero Deforestation for Rubber Sourcing
Environment  (tags: environment, deforestation, forests, rubber, climate-change, habitatdestruction )

- 1 day ago -
The move is significant because rubber is a major driver of tropical forest destruction through the conversion of natural forests for plantations.
Feds to Allow Even More Bald Eagles Killed or Maimed for Clean Energy - ICTMN.Com
Environment  (tags: wind turbines, kill bald eagles )

- 1 day ago -
Feds allow more Bald Eagles and Golden Eagles to be killed by wind turbines
Giraffes Suffer Silent Extinction, Wildlife Advocates Say
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat, extinction, endangered, humans, animals, nature )

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Wildlife advocates called to protect the dwindling populations of wild giraffes, whose numbers have fallen by 40 per cent over the past 15 years. "Giraffes are the forgotten megafauna. They're really not getting the attention they deserve"
Cow Urine Kills Farm Pests in India's First Fully Organic State
Environment  (tags: agriculture, organic farming )

- 1 day ago -
For more than a decade, SikkimâEUR(TM)s 66,000 farmers have shunned chemical weed killers, synthetic fertilizers and gene-altered seeds.
Controversial Park Plans in GuatemalaâEUR(TM)s Maya Biosphere Reserve
Environment  (tags: Guatemala's Maya Biosphere Reserve )

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Conservation of Mirador-Rio Azul National Park and the ruins of ancient cities scattered throughout the area has been mired in controversy for more than a decade.
US Oil and Gas Production âEUR~DramaticallyâEUR(TM) Increasing Harmful Ozone-Causing Ethane
Environment  (tags: Ethane )

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Ethane concentrations have increased by three to five percent per year in the Northern Hemisphere since 2009, coinciding with the boom in oil and gas production in the US, a new study has found.
Sub-Saharan African Countries Most Vulnerable to Invasive Crop Pests
Environment  (tags: Invasive Species )

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This is because these countries do not have diverse economies and depend heavily on agriculture. So any threat from invasive species can be devastating, new study finds.
California Oil Spill Leaves 'Gooey Mess'âEUR"And a Reminder of Big Oil's Dangers
Environment  (tags: A gooey mess )

- 1 day ago -
'It is distressing to once again see this kind of devastation visited upon a sensitive location'

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