Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

Latest Environmental Policy

20 Jun, 2017, 12:49 BST Wermuth Asset Management: Market Forces Will Drive Climate Change Efforts as US Exits Paris Agreement

- US exit from COP21 won't impact climate protection efforts - UAE opportunity to lead Middle East in growing renewable energy...


20 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST Global Cities Must Act "With or Without Government Backing" to Protect Urban Living, Urges WBCSD

- 70% of world's population - around 7 billion people - will live in cities by 2050 - Cities account for 75% of global resource...


07 Jun, 2017, 16:30 BST HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Establishes Monaco Explorations: A Three-year Campaign of Scientific Explorations at Sea

The transoceanic exploration vessel, Yersin, will depart from Monaco July 2017 and return Summer 2020. The vessel will navigate during three...


06 Jun, 2017, 13:01 BST CH2M statement on recent Paris Climate Accord decision

Regarding the pending U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, CH2M Chairman and CEO Jacqueline Hinman released the following statement:...


26 May, 2017, 17:06 BST Boosting Adoption of Smart Water Networks through Policy

The Smart Water Networks (SWAN) Forum and Frost & Sullivan present a GIL Briefing outlining strategic policy decisions to anchor and balance...


23 May, 2017, 18:36 BST European Green Capital - Essen 2017 Opens the First Swimming Area on a Former Industrial River in Europe

Experience the blue wonder - swimming again possible in the Ruhr after 46 years For over forty years, the people of Essen were unable to go...


25 Apr, 2017, 15:43 BST US Manufacturing to Expand as President Trump Alters Trade and Business Policies to Support Local Manufacturing

Geo-political re-alignment expected as recent US government policies come into effect, finds Frost & Sullivan's Global Industrial Automation...


20 Apr, 2017, 08:00 BST Dutch Philosopher Koert van Mensvoort, Founder of the Next Nature Network, Writes a Letter to Humanity

Dutch philosopher Koert van Mensvoort - founder of the Next Nature Network and Fellow of 'Next Nature' at the University of Technology in...


19 Apr, 2017, 09:00 BST Booking.com Reveals 2017 Sustainable Travel Intentions, Goals and Considerations

To celebrate Earth Day on 22 April, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay,...


17 Apr, 2017, 06:04 BST JinkoSolar is Promoting the B20 Policy Paper as Co-Chair of the B20 German ECRE

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company"), a global leader in the Photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that after over...


12 Apr, 2017, 06:00 BST Water the Odds: A Paradigm Shift in Middle East Water Industry

Are solution providers ready to ride the tech infusion wave? Frost & Sullivan's Energy and Environment team identifies growth opportunities in...


06 Apr, 2017, 09:00 BST World Energy Council: Emerging Disruptive Trends and Technologies Top Global Energy Agenda

A new survey highlights shifting priorities in the energy sector with an increasing impetus towards a lower carbon future. Disruptive technologies...


29 Mar, 2017, 13:52 BST World Platinum Investment Council Supports London and Paris on Independent Road-testing Initiative

Commenting on the plans announced today by Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo and Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan to tackle air pollution in their cities,...


16 Mar, 2017, 15:57 GMT Cocoa Industry Announces Cooperative Initiative to End Deforestation

Hosted by HRH The Prince of Wales, leading chocolate and cocoa companies commit to develop cooperative, multi-stakeholder framework to address...


16 Mar, 2017, 00:03 GMT AuRico Metals Receives Environmental Assessment Approval for Kemess Underground Project

AuRico Metals Inc. (TSX: AMI),("AuRico" or the "Company") is pleased to report that the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency ("CEAA") has...


13 Mar, 2017, 16:10 GMT AEGIS Europe: China Sues EU Rather Than U.S. at the WTO

- European manufacturers condemn China's "divide and conquer" strategy" and call on the EU to stand up to China at the WTO Applying a "divide and...


09 Mar, 2017, 19:49 GMT Memorandum of Understanding Signed in Oyo to Protect Congo Basin

A declaration signed today by nine African nations will contribute to efforts to reduce global warming and improve local economies Ministers...


07 Mar, 2017, 10:00 GMT Defence IQ Survey Results: 96% Think Developments in Arctic Governance Demand Improvements to Patrol & Reconnaissance

Defence IQ recently commissioned a wide-ranging survey of those responsible for developing, commanding and delivering patrol and reconnaissance...


07 Mar, 2017, 01:11 GMT A reusable sponge that soaks up oil, could revolutionize oil spill and diesel cleanup

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have invented a new foam, called Oleo Sponge, that can be used to clean...


27 Feb, 2017, 20:16 GMT Algold Further Advances Towards a Mining Lease on the Tijirit Gold Project

ALGOLD RESOURCES LTD. (TSXV: ALG - the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that the Mauritanian Ministry of Environment and Sustainable...


06 Feb, 2017, 09:14 GMT Gore Fabrics Division Establishes Ambitious Environmental Goals for 2020

- bluesign® Approval for 85% of Consumer Garments Laminate Volume - OEKO-TEX® Certification for 100% of Consumer Garments Products -...


06 Feb, 2017, 09:07 GMT Gore Fabrics Division Establishes Ambitious Environmental Goals for 2020

- bluesign® Approval for 85% of Consumer Garments Laminate Volume - OEKO-TEX® Certification for 100% of Consumer Garments Products -...


31 Jan, 2017, 16:30 GMT OPTrust Proposes Action on Climate Change With Release of Position Paper and Portfolio Climate Risk Assessment Report

Inadequate tools and models to measure climate change risk and impact drives $18.4 billion pension fund to call for collaboration and...


18 Jan, 2017, 12:30 GMT CCS Lynchpin to Meeting Climate Change Targets, Global Energy Summit Told

The world must wake up to the crucial role carbon capture and storage (CCS) is playing in decarbonising the future, the World Future Summit...


16 Jan, 2017, 11:53 GMT CNH Industrial at the forefront of the Internet of Things in Agri-Food

Working as part of a European consortium, the Company is leading the Interoperability use case to enable the full range of agricultural machinery...