EU law makers are introducing an important bill which would impose strict pollution standards on car and lorry fuels and would effectively ban tar sands fuel, the world's most filthy and environmentally destructive transport oil
Clean air and water. Abundant fish and wildlife. A stable climate. The Environmental Defense Fund protects nature and helps people thrive. What sets us apart is how we make this happen: By creating solutions that also carry economic benefits.
The Bureau of Land Management is conducting public meetings on the three-year moratorium on new coal leases on public land that President Obama announced in January. While there is great pressure from the coal industry to stop the moratorium the BLM
Right now, 25 activists are blocking the entrance to John WestâEUR(TM)s factory in France.
From their fishing grounds in the Indian Ocean and factories in France, to the head offices of their stockists and the supermarkets in your area - weâEUR(TM)re taking ...
New documents allege that the forerunner to the oil giant Exxon Mobil was seriously researching ways to cut down on carbon emissions as early as the 1960s, even as the company was denying the reality of climate change. The Guardian's Suzanne Goldenberg
Humboldt County's marijuana boom is destroying a unique redwood forest ecosystem and killing some of California's rarest wildlife. Now veteran pot farmers are fighting the âEUR~green rushâEUR(TM) to make cannabis cultivation truly sustainable.
And underlying it all, stoking the fire, is us. Humans. Climate scientists âEUR" experts who have devoted their lives to studying and understanding how this all works âEUR" agree to an extraordinary degree that humans are responsible for the heating
There are prediction that the worlds oceans will contain more plastic than fish by 2050. The United Nations says biodegradable plastics do little, if anything, to actually protect the planet and marine creatures and do not degrade rapidly in the ocean.
Whisper it quietly, but a gender revolution is taking place at the global climate change negotiations. As of 17 May, the six most influential positions within the UN process are all held by women, a significant increase on last year's total of two.
Your workday is done and when you walk to the parking lot, the first thing you do is unplug your vehicle from the office building where itâEUR(TM)s been soaking up electricity from rooftop solar panels all day.
The sleek, thin electronics of today are gorgeous to behold and hell to recycle. It was found that, despite assurances to the contrary, electronics recycling companies were exporting waste to other countries contaminating environments with harmful toxins,