Source: China is building a Great Wall of Trees to fight climate change and the encroaching Gobi Desert – Quartz China is the world’s largest emitter of greenhouse gases, but it is also engaged in a massive tree-planting program that has helped to offset tropical deforestation, and suck some of the climate-changing carbon dioxide out of the […]
Hollywood actor Leonardo Dicaprio has headlined a meeting of political and business leaders in Switzerland. He’s received an award for his efforts in fighting climate change and had a stern message for business leaders. “We simply cannot afford to allow the corporate greed of the coal, oil and gas industries to determine the future of humanity,” […]
The New Development Bank (NDB) – which has been established by BRICS nations to fund their development projects – has issued its first bonds to support clean energy projects in member states. The NDB has reportedly sold three billion in yuan-denominated green bonds ($449 million) on China’s interbank market on Monday. The five-year green bonds […]
With regards to the consumption of meat in particular, the new recommendations, in looking beyond the immediate impact of food on an individual’s health, mark a major break from the past.
Environmental Crop Management Limited is an independent company supplying crop protection solutions to farmers in the North West of England. The company was established in 1991. We have a team of Agronomists that examine a wide variety of crops including spring and winter cereals, oil seed rape, potatoes, maize, grassland and vegetables for weed, pest […]
Renowned biologist E.O Wilson, assessing Earth’s sixth great extinction now underway, described the future as a shrinking keyhole through which all species must pass as humanity responds to, and hopefully averts catastrophe. A new study published in the journal Science shows that this keyhole could drastically narrow with each degree increase in global temperature due […]
Nomenca Limited are the Mechanical and Electrical subsidiary of the North Midland Construction (NMC) PLC Group. The NMC PLC Group has built an enviable reputation in civil engineering, mechanical and electrical engineering and building construction for reliability and quality. The impressive record of the group includes all areas of Civil Engineering Construction both in the […]
The Philippines suspended the operations of Berong Nickel Corp., adding to the list of miners that the government has shuttered for failing to meet environmental and welfare standards, the mines bureau said. Mining in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao in the south of the country has also been halted as authorities start to review company permits, […]