Top Stories

11 ways climate change affects the world – CNN.com
www.cnn.com

From Polar Bears to Droughts, Wildfires to food prices we are are facing a change to the world like no other in its history (as far as we know) and here from CNN is an encapsulation of all the problems facing us and, much more importantly, our children. Feeling powerless is what is now becoming […]

Save
A Clear and Present Danger to Planet Earth: Climate Change
nationalinterest.org

“Time is of the essence as the planet is projected to warm anywhere between 4 and 10 degrees within the next century.” We are facing a new security threat, and, if left unaddressed, it has the potential to kill thousands of people in a single summer. We are talking, of course, about climate change. A […]

Save
Plan launched to prevent critical climate change by making green energy …
www.independent.co.uk

Scientists and economists have joined forces to launch a global research initiative to make green energy cheaper than coal within 10 years, a target they believe is critical to avoid dangerous climate change. They have compared the goal to the Apollo …

Save
Calgarian's message in a bottle reveals serious climate change issues
www.metronews.ca

Asuchak said this is evidence that water levels are rising and moving faster, and he'll be taking his story to a round-table panel discussion in Russia to talk about the effects of climate change. “When I was in the Arctic I saw glacier calving,” he …

Save
Steel firms to get 'green levy' refund
www.bbc.co.uk

Angela Eagle, the shadow business secretary, accused the government of sacrificing the UK's steel industry on the "altar of laissez-faire economics". Speaking during an opposition day debate on the steel crisis, Ms Eagle accused the Government of …

Save
Morgan Sindall’s Bumper Crop at Green Apple Awards | Morgan Sindall
corporate.morgansindall.com

Construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall has been recognised for its innovative approach to sustainability management – collecting three accolades, including Silver and Bronze, at the Green Apple Awards, an international campaign which recognises and promotes environmental best practice. Morgan Sindall is one of a select number of companies to be recognised in the annual […]

Save
The Crown Estate
www.thecrownestate.co.uk

2015 Building Environment winners , The Crown Estate are a values driven business investing in and managing some of the UK’s most important assets, ensuring they are sustainably worked, developed and enjoyed to deliver the best value over the long term.

Save
China to hasten roll-out of car charging network: Xinhua
www.businessinsider.com

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China wants to speed construction of a national network to charge electric cars, to help reach an ambitious goal of 5 million green vehicles on its roads by 2020, national news agency Xinhua said on Sunday, citing a senior energy …

Save
There won’t be recycling unless it can be made profitable warns Waste Management boss
eco-echo.greenpartnernews.com

Source: There won’t be recycling unless it can be made profitable warns Waste Management boss The chief executive of the largest recycling and waste management company in the United States has warned that recycling is increasingly unprofitable. Waste Management’s boss David Steiner revealed in the company’s first quarter results that recycling prices had fallen by 14% […]

Save