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Great Barrier Reef will be 'slaughtered': scientists dismiss Julie Bishop's claim reef not at risk

Archived, 4 days ago From smh.com.au 

Sidney, AUSTRALIA - World-leading scientists say the Great Barrier Reef will be "slaughtered" this century as seas warm and become more acidic, dismissing comments by Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop that Australia's natural icon was not at risk.

Ms ...

Large factory farms pollute environment

Archived, 4 days ago From argusleader.com 

Sioux Falls, SOUTH DAKOTA - If South Dakota wants to see what factory farming (CAFO’s) does to an environment, a community and the small family farmer, they needs to look no farther than Northwest Ohio. Poultry, Swine, and Dairy farms have decimated the environments around them ...

Charity’s aid call to block city-sized wind farm

Archived, 4 days ago From scotsman.com 

Edinburgh, U K - Scotland’s largest conservation charity is calling for backing for a legal bid to reverse the Scottish Government decision to allow a city-sized wind farm to be built in a scenic part of the Highlands.

Energy minister Fergus Ewing in J ...

Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise detained in Spain

Archived, 5 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - The Greenpeace protest ship Arctic Sunrise has been taken into custody by the Spanish government in waters off the Canary Islands, just months after it was released by the Russian government.

Spain’s Ministry of public works and transp ...

Smaller Volcano Blasts Might Slow Global Warming

Archived, 5 days ago From nbcnews.com 

New York, NEW YORK - Global warming might be even worse were it not for the impact of a rash of smaller volcanic eruptions around the globe, a new study suggests.

Those eruptions are blasting more of an atmosphere-cooling gas into the lower stratosphere th ...

Climate change to increase flood, crop insurance losses

Archived, 5 days ago From usatoday.com 

McLean, VIRGINIA - Climate change could substantially increase losses in taxpayer-backed flood and crop insurance programs in coming decades, according to a new government report.

The Government Accountability Office found that exposure to losses for pro ...

CO2 emissions must be zero by 2070 to prevent climate disaster, UN says

Archived, 5 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - The world must cut CO2 emissions to zero by 2070 at the latest to keep global warming below dangerous levels and prevent a global catastrophe, the UN warns.

By 2100, all greenhouse gas emissions – including methane, nitrous oxide and o ...

360 Eco-Loop to help reduce PH air pollution, carbon footprint

Archived, 5 days ago From mb.com.ph 

Manila, PHILIPPINES - A game-changing vehicle is all it takes to convert a city into a green zone and help the country reduce its air pollution and carbon footprint, while it provides its citizens a safe way to travel, according to a senior official of one of the Philippi ...

Melbourne councils band together to buy 100GWh of clean energy direct

Archived, 5 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - A group of Melbourne councils are banding together to bypass the renewable policies of the state and federal governments and directly appeal to clean-energy providers.

In what could evolve into a national initiative to directly boost r ...

Amazon Vows to Run on 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Archived, 5 days ago From wired.com 

Boone, IOWA - Apple made the pledge. So did Google and Facebook. But Amazon stayed silent.

Over the past few years, Apple, Google, and Facebook pledged to run their online empires on renewable energy, and considering how large these empires have bec ...

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