Environmental Issues This section features news related to environmental issues and concerns. Topics may include international environmental concerns, industry trends, litigation, strategic development plans, problems and solutions.

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03 Oct, 2017, 07:30 BST Condor Gold plc ('Condor', 'Condor Gold' or 'the Company'): New Surface Rock Chip Results from La India Project, Including 37 g/t gold from Mestiza and 23.8 g/t from Andrea. Three Known Zones of Mineralisation Expanded.

Condor Gold (AIM: CNR) is pleased to announce new rock chip results from the La India Project, Nicaragua, and results of detailed geological...


27 Sep, 2017, 19:15 BST University and College Students Tackle Global Water and Waste Crises at 2017 Enactus World Cup and Global Goals Session

Today eight best-in-class student teams from around the world presented how they are using entrepreneurial action and business innovation to...


27 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST NPL Re-Launches to Accelerate Low-Carbon Technology and Combat Climate Change

New approach informed by government priorities, consultancy with industry, and a century of expertise NPL, the UK's National Measurement...


26 Sep, 2017, 10:32 BST Kazakhstan to Continue Promoting the Future Energy Concept as EXPO 2017 Legacy

Following the International Specialized Exhibition Astana EXPO 2017, Kazakhstan intends to continue the transition to clean energy. Despite...


25 Sep, 2017, 12:36 BST Biodegradable Plastics Needed to Increase Recycling Efficiency

In the light of the current debates around the upcoming EU Strategy on Plastics and the revision of the EU waste legislation, European Bioplastics...


25 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST "To Deny Climate Change is to Procrastinate While the Earth Sinks": Dominica PM Calls on United Nations to Join War on a Climate Reality

Amid a nation dying and destroyed by the impact of last week's Hurricane Maria, Dominica's Prime Minister, Dr Roosevelt Skerrit, has rallied...


22 Sep, 2017, 17:07 BST NLM's Emergency Access Initiative (EAI) Activated in Response to Recent Hurricanes and Mexico Earthquakes

Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, is providing free access online to health and disaster-related...


22 Sep, 2017, 15:36 BST Car Makers Continue to Play CO2 Emissions Catch Up, According to PA Consulting Group Analysis

- Volvo is top of the emissions table to meet EU 2021 emission targets. Toyota, Renault-Nissan and Jaguar Land Rover also expected to...


22 Sep, 2017, 09:41 BST "Worse Than a War Zone": Dominica's Prime Minister Implores World to Act, Following Hurricane Maria Tragedy

After days of silence, cut off and isolated from the rest of the world, Dominica has emerged a broken nation. In an emotional interview this...


19 Sep, 2017, 19:28 BST All Systems Down: Dominica Uncontactable Following Hurricane Disaster

OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR THE COMMONWEALTH OF DOMINICA The Commonwealth of Dominica is in a state of emergency in the wake of the...


18 Sep, 2017, 17:33 BST #ClimateOptimist: A majority of people globally are optimistic about solving climate change - two thirds of people across the world agree we can solve climate change if we take action now

The Climate Group and Futerra release findings of new survey on climate optimism conducted by Ipsos Climate Week NYC Opening Ceremony, New...


15 Sep, 2017, 20:14 BST Enerkem Begins Commercial Production of Cellulosic Ethanol from Garbage at its State-of-the-art Edmonton Biofuels Facility

Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world leading biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, announced today it has started the commercial...


15 Sep, 2017, 07:30 BST Rwandan Start-up EarthEnable Wins €500,000 in Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2017

- Sustainable and inexpensive alternative for cement to replace dirt floors - Improves lives and cuts CO2 emissions The Rwandan start-up...


13 Sep, 2017, 17:34 BST Smart Water Networks Forum North American Alliance - Delivering Smart Water Solutions in Wastewater Networks

Leverage new strategies and solutions for more integrated operations WHEN: 10:00 a.m. CDT,...


13 Sep, 2017, 13:37 BST EXPO 2017: Showcase for Global Technological Potential

The International Specialized Exhibition EXPO 2017, dedicated to Future Energy, has made a unique contribution to the development of clean energy...


10 Sep, 2017, 12:00 BST Calvin Ayre Foundation to Match Donations to Barbuda Relief Effort

Calvin Ayre, a citizen and long term resident of Antigua & Barbuda, is calling on the online gambling industry and the Bitcoin community to...


09 Sep, 2017, 15:47 BST Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project Commends Chile's Declaration of the Rapa Nui (Easter Island) Rahui Marine Protected Area

Government moves to protect waters of Pacific island and its marine life The Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project applauds the Chilean...


09 Sep, 2017, 10:26 BST Presentation of the 5th One World Award

Festive award gala for the winners from around the world The five winners of the 5th One World Award (OWA) were presented in a festive gala on...


07 Sep, 2017, 16:05 BST Latest Hurricane News Video Reports Collated By One News Page

Leading global news portal One News Page today announces its collation of latest hurricane news video reports as a useful information resource for...


06 Sep, 2017, 11:12 BST Participants of the Future Energy Forum Discuss the Rules for Cooperation on Global Energy Economy Issues

The 11th conference "International Economy and Policy in Environmental Protection" was held on August 28-29 at the International Specialized...


06 Sep, 2017, 11:00 BST San Bernardino County Receives Two All-Electric School Buses powered by Motiv Power Systems from Creative Bus Sales

Zero-Emission Buses to improve Air Quality and Reduce Fuel Costs for Colton Joint Unified School District Colton Joint Unified School...


06 Sep, 2017, 10:00 BST Mars CEO: Industry Must Fix 'Broken' Engine Of Global Business To Tackle Urgent Climate & Social Threats

- CEO GRANT REID, SPEAKING AHEAD OF UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND CLIMATE WEEK, BELIEVES THE ENGINE OF GLOBAL BUSINESS – ITS SUPPLY CHAIN – IS BROKEN AND...


06 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST Global Scientific Study Finds Microscopic Plastic Fibers Contaminating Tap Water

More than 80 percent of tap water samples collected worldwide tested positive for microplastics Today, Orb Media, a D.C.-based non-profit...


01 Sep, 2017, 16:31 BST ICIS Coverage of the Impact of Catastrophic Hurricane Harvey on the Petrochemical Industry

Catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey has had a substantial impact on petrochemical production along the US Gulf, and the ramifications are...


01 Sep, 2017, 16:10 BST World Water Week Closes: Values of Water Must Be Better Understood

Understanding and recognizing the many different values attached to water is a key to more efficient use - a must as more people have to share...