News // Ecology
United Nations’ top climate change czar Dr Rajendra Pachauri has been accused of making a “ fortune” from his links with ''carbon trading'' companies dependent on the world body’ s policy recommendations.
21 December 2009 , 17:19deccanherald14970
Copenhagen Climate Summit Produces an Agreement That Lacks Legal Force and Generated Widespread Unhappiness.
21 December 2009 , 11:29online.wsj.com18130
The pure white snow atop the Andes Mountains may not be so pure after all. Scientists have found traces of toxic pollutants called …
11 December 2009 , 19:58thenews.com26710
As the prospect of a global climate deal this year recedes, European governments worry that their critical industries will be left dangerously …
26 November 2009 , 10:43online.wsj.com19860
Hurricane Ida strengthened off the Mexican resort city of Cancun on the Yucatan Peninsula on Sunday as heavy rains caused by the storm killed at least …
09 November 2009 , 20:48Reuters18280
Climate summit loophole lets palm oil producers cull vital wilderness.
26 October 2009 , 13:34independent36840
Petition filed in Dutch court claims Trafigura knew waste that maimed thousands in Ivory Coast was hazardous.
18 September 2009 , 12:36independent23220
Tropical Storm Claudette, the third of the Atlantic hurricane season, formed on Sunday in the Gulf of Mexico east of the heaviest concentration of U.S.
17 August 2009 , 14:48thestar24740
UPI.com reported that Rhode Island lawmakers had recently signed an agreement to develop an offshore wind farm
15 January 2009 , 14:3112910
UPI.com reports that China will complete two solar plants this year as part of an effort to reduce coal use
15 January 2009 , 12:4914780
The news came from Igor Zaikin, deputy head of the LUKoil main technical department.
17 December 2008 , 23:3612700
Russia has delayed its plan to reduce gas flaring to 5 percent within three years to 2014, Natural Resources Minister Yury Trutnev announced on Thursday
05 December 2008 , 07:2414220
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it has invested in a wind energy farm in Texas that will generate enough power to light 15 percent of its Texas operations
21 November 2008 , 13:0611860
A Bush administration nudge toward opening waters off Virginia for oil and gas leasing is rankling environmentalists, who have begun lobbying President-elect Barack Obama to reinstate an offshore drilling ban lifted by President George W. Bush last summer
17 November 2008 , 08:3815100
Oil companies may be able to clean up their fuel to meet tightening emissions standards using a recently discovered humble fungus
09 October 2008 , 10:2716350
The British government's climate change watchdog will warn today that Britain must abandon using almost all fossil fuels to produce power in 20 years' time
07 October 2008 , 10:1715930
Rosneft will achieve the emissions cuts by harnessing associated natural gas, a by-product of oil production, at the Komsomolskoye oil field in the far northern region of Yamal-Nenets
02 October 2008 , 07:5010470
Trillions of dollars worth of oil are present, but the environmental costs are high and growing
01 October 2008 , 07:5212760
The country's first cap-and-trade auction for greenhouse gas reduction raised nearly $40 million for Northeastern states to spend on renewable energy technologies and energy-efficiency programs
30 September 2008 , 09:2416240
A comprehensive collaboration has been forged by Norway's StatoilHydro with three Canadian universities and one in Norway to research environmentally friendly ways of recovering heavy oil and oil sands
29 September 2008 , 09:1913890