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

14 Aug, 2017, 13:26 BST Promotur Turismo de Canarias: The Canary Islands Refute Reports of Beach Closures due to the Natural Presence of Microalgae

- The sporadic appearance of microalgal blooms on a limited number of Canary Islands beaches is a natural phenomenon caused by a range...


03 Aug, 2017, 12:15 BST African Parks Concludes the Largest Elephant Translocation Ever in Malawi

African Parks, a conservation NGO which manages national parks and protected areas across Africa, completed one of the largest elephant...


03 Aug, 2017, 09:56 BST "Lucid Waters and Lush Mountains are Invaluable Assets" is Our Eternal Pursuit: Wang Wenbiao

The sixth Kubuqi International Desert Forum closed on July 30. Following is the full text of closing speech by Wang Wenbiao, secretary of the forum...


03 Aug, 2017, 08:25 BST Thailand Promotes Partnerships for a Sustainable World

By sharing its Sufficiency Economy Philosophy as a model, Thailand is helping other developing nations achieve the Sustainable Development Goals,...


01 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST Thailand Promotes Partnerships for a Sustainable World

By sharing its Sufficiency Economy Philosophy as a model, Thailand is helping other developing nations achieve the Sustainable Development Goals,...


31 Jul, 2017, 20:07 BST U.S. Green Building Council and Green Business Certification Inc. Announce Savona, Italy as the First City to Sign on to LEED for Cities in Europe

New certification system combines sustainability, social equity and human experience with technology and analytics at the citywide level The...


19 Jul, 2017, 14:26 BST Nornickel Unveils Major Sustainability and Work Safety Advances For 2016

Group Releases Latest Corporate Social Responsibility Report - Over US $383 million were spent on environmental protection activities...


13 Jul, 2017, 06:05 BST Industry Leaders EcoAct Group and Carbon Clear Join Forces to Help Businesses Better Manage Climate Change Impacts

EcoAct Group, the climate expert and climate finance project developer headquartered in Paris, today announces the acquisition of Carbon Clear, a...


05 Jul, 2017, 11:44 BST "Green Dream Policy" Public-Welfare Station Shall Be Built along The Line of The Belt and Road

The Belt and Road cooperation summit, namely the promotion meeting of "Green Dream Policy" Public-welfare Station was held on June 30th in Beijing,...


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...