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February 20, 2019: What is lost in the climate change hyperbole from left-wingers like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the fact that the U.S. is already the leader on environmental issues. The Green New Deal is now overshadowing real bipartisan legislation that would actually reduce carbon dioxide emissions.
February 20, 2019: The U.N. General Assembly has elected Inger Andersen of Denmark as the new executive director of the United Nations Environment Program, which is based in Nairobi, Kenya.
February 19, 2019: There’s absolutely no need for the strong arm of government to impose this on people who have no interest in having a solar plant half the size of Manhattan dropped in their backyard.
February 19, 2019: The company plans to cut its shipments' carbon footprint in half by 2030.
February 18, 2019: Three environment and animal advocacy groups are throwing their weight behind a lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's decision to declare a national emergency in order to build a border wall.The Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of...
February 15, 2019: Jamaica is introducing a ban on single-use plastic bags, plastic straws and Styrofoam in a bid to reduce the impact plastic is having on the environment. In this interview with Senator Matthew Samuda we discuss how the ban was implemented.
February 15, 2019: Inger Andersen expected to replace Erik Solheim, who quit amid travel expenses outcryThe United Nations secretary-general has picked the Danish economist and environmentalist Inger Andersen as its new environment chief, according to a letter seen by AFP, turning the page on a scandal over expenses that rocked the UN...
February 13, 2019: Technology can empower business leaders to create better work-life balance for their employees and ultimately improve business outcomes.
February 12, 2019: Policymakers are not grasping the seriousness of what we’re doing to the planet, a think-tank warns.
February 12, 2019: Warren Washington wins the award for climate science. His freshman college advisor warned him to avoid physics.
February 12, 2019: Ricardo Salles’ comments fuel criticism of administration’s stance, which environmentalists say is excessively pro-businessBrazilian environmental groups have blasted Jair Bolsonaro’s environment minister after he dismissed the murdered Amazon rain forest defender Chico Mendes as “irrelevant”. Related: Cli...
February 7, 2019: The Fox Sports anchor suggested LeBron can turn the environment around him toxic with a single tweet.
February 7, 2019: “Will & Grace” actress Debra Messing shared a bizarre video on her Instagram highlighting the negative impact human beings have on earth and its environment along with a message to her followers indicating that God is “crying” over it.
February 6, 2019: It’s clear the home secretary has learnt nothing from the Windrush scandal as he deports ‘criminals’ to JamaicaA private Titan Airways jet left Birmingham on Wednesday morning carrying about 35 people, forcibly expelling them from the UK on a flight bound for Jamaica. It is the first such flight since the reve...
February 6, 2019: One of the first telecom companies to issue 'green' bonds.
February 5, 2019: A key Senate committee approved U.S. President Donald Trump's new pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday, putting the former coal lobbyist a step closer to becoming the permanent head of America's top environmental regulator.
February 4, 2019: The creative
February 1, 2019: In mid-January, the quartet of very young rockers in Greta Van Fleet were preparing to make their “Saturday Night Live” debut. For a band just a couple years into a dizzying rise from a Michigan hometown known for its Bavarian kitsch, this was enormous, and band’s members sounded a little bit nervous....
January 29, 2019: Exclusive: Natural England struggling to protect important sites after suffering budget cutsThousands of environmentally important sites across England are coming under threat as the government body charged with their care struggles with understaffing, slashed budgets and an increasing workload.Natural England has w...
January 29, 2019: Working from home has many perks, but one of the most notable bonuses of telecommuting are the environmental impacts.
January 28, 2019: Breguet supports Race for Water, whose goal is to create and implement innovative solutions for stopping plastic waste from entering the marine environment.
January 27, 2019: Against a backdrop of jumbled boulders and spindly Joshua trees, dozens of people attended a rally in this high desert enclave on Saturday to express their anger over the economic and physical damage caused by the partial government shutdown to Joshua Tree National Park and the surrounding community....
January 26, 2019: Responsibility and empathy seem to be the new buzzwords in the fashion industry.
January 23, 2019: Whether you are giving gifts to others or to yourself, this list of the best popular science books of 2018 about climate change, conservation and the environment is a great place to start reading and gifting
January 23, 2019: Travelers planning to visit Bali in the near future might want to pack an extra few bucks into their swimsuits.