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13 May, 2019, 12:42 BST Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa of Morocco, Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra, African Wildlife Foundation CEO Kaddu Sebunya Among Newest Members of Earth Day Network's Global Advisory Committee

An influential group of international leaders including former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry; Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa of...


09 May, 2019, 14:16 BST Healthy Europe Issue Open Letter Asking EU Leaders to Prioritise Health and Well-being

'All Policies for a Healthy Europe' – a coalition of influential non-governmental and not-for-profit organisations, think-tanks, trade associations...


09 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Waste Industry Looking for More Sustainable Solutions Rather Than More Landfills

The country has a landfill problem and new technologies may provide a solution. A recent article in Bloomberg said: "Deriving energy from waste has a ...


09 May, 2019, 08:28 BST Winning Projects Announced for the 2019 Elsevier Foundation-ISC3 Green & Sustainable Chemistry Challenge

Two new chemistry solutions that use a new green technique to remove toxic metal from wastewater and improve pollination and ecosystem health with...


06 May, 2019, 12:00 BST Global Assessment Of The State Of Nature Shows Urgent Action Needed To Protect Both People And Planet

A new report years in the making was issued today by 150 of the world's leading scientists, painting a grim picture of the state of the planet's...


06 May, 2019, 10:00 BST Innovative Environmental Protection Project of itelligence AG Honored by SAP

itelligence has won an SAP Innovation Award in the "Process Innovator" category with a project involving the use of drones and image recognition for...


02 May, 2019, 21:58 BST Flor de Caña Awarded "2018 Best Rum Distillery" in the World

Flor de Caña, the super premium rum from Nicaragua, was awarded "2018 Best Rum Distillery", the highest distinction granted by the International Rum...


30 Apr, 2019, 08:00 BST Novo Nordisk to achieve target of 100% renewable power in production and launches new ambition aiming for zero environmental impact

Novo Nordisk today announced that it will achieve its target to use only renewable electricity in its global production facilities by 2020. The...


29 Apr, 2019, 08:55 BST Chongming's 100,000 mu land is ready for investment from all over the world

The press conference of 2019 Global Agriculture Investment in Chongming, Shanghai was held at Shanghai International Convention Center on April 28....


24 Apr, 2019, 17:35 BST National Geographic Society, Campaign for Nature representatives join nations in Canada to push an ambitious global agenda for nature

With only 18 months left before world leaders meet in China to finalize an agreement to address biodiversity loss, reduce historic rates of wildlife...


24 Apr, 2019, 16:59 BST HUAWEI CLOUD AI and Huawei Cellphones Help RFCx to Guard the Rainforest

The HUAWEI CLOUD Singapore summit, taking place in Singapore on 24-25 April 2019, attracted more than 2,000 customers, partners and industry...


23 Apr, 2019, 11:00 BST Arçelik Aims to Raise Awareness on Climate Change Risks Through Mt. Everest Climb

Arçelik continues its efforts to build a sustainable future through its environment friendly products, sustainability projects and campaigns. Having...


22 Apr, 2019, 13:30 BST Cobalt 27 Celebrates Earth Day 2019 With Launch of New Website

New Design Provides Enriched Content on Battery Metals TSX Venture: KBLT OTCQX: CBLLF FRA: 27O Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. ("Cobalt 27" or the "Company") ...


22 Apr, 2019, 05:45 BST Demand for Climate Action Announced As Earth Day 2020 Theme for 50th Anniversary Year

The countdown to Earth Day 2020 is underway with its organizers—the Earth Day Network—announcing climate action as the overarching theme throughout...


10 Apr, 2019, 14:03 BST The Start-up Nation to Host the World's Prime Water Event 'WATEC Israel 2019' Focused on Water Stewardship and Innovation

The 8th biennial WATEC international event will be held this year, from the 18 until the 21 November 2019, at the Peres Center for Innovation and the ...


10 Apr, 2019, 12:30 BST Emission Monitoring Systems Market to Expand at a CAGR of 7.5% Till 2025, Robust Design and Cost Efficient Systems to Drive Growth - TMR

Transparency Market Research (TMR) finds, key players in the global emission monitoring systems market are teeming with mid-sized and local players....


09 Apr, 2019, 11:15 BST Fantastic Turn-out for Concordia Maritime's Coastal Clean-up

Concordia Maritime's second coastal clean-up initiative in the Gothenburg archipelago attracted great interest. More than one hundred people came...


08 Apr, 2019, 11:00 BST Centrica Introduces Responsible Business Ambitions Out to 2030

Centrica plc, the international energy and services company with brands including British Gas, Bord Gáis Energy and Direct Energy, is introducing...


08 Apr, 2019, 09:00 BST International Good Deeds Day 2019: 108 Countries, Millions of People, Thousands of Projects Dedicated to Society and the Environment

108 countries across the globe participated in Good Deeds Day 2019. Enthusiasm around this international day of good increases every year, with...


05 Apr, 2019, 10:00 BST SEAT Launches a Project to Turn Organic Waste Into Biofuel

We all know that there are vehicles powered with petrol, electricity and gas. Now there is a new way to drive engines, and it begins in our household ...


04 Apr, 2019, 14:57 BST The Budweiser ReCup Arena

Budweiser, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™, has hit the back of the net by launching a unique football pitch created from its...


01 Apr, 2019, 10:12 BST Duni AB: A Green Take on Take-away

The EU Parliament on 27th March adopted the Directive on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment. The regulation...


29 Mar, 2019, 06:15 GMT Centrica Business Solutions and Tokyo Electric Power Company Join Forces to Support the Decarbonisation of the Japanese Grid

Centrica's distributed energy and power business, Centrica Business Solutions, has joined forces with the venturing arm of Japan's largest power...


28 Mar, 2019, 14:33 GMT ­jumpthegap® Challenges Young Talents to Plan the Design of the Future by Thinking of Planet Earth in 2030

Roca's International Design Competition jumpthegap®, whose eighth edition closes its registration period on April 3rd, searches innovative and...


28 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT Computers From Dell, HP and Lenovo Meet Tough Criteria in New TCO Certified

Several brands show leadership in sustainability by certifying notebook and desktop computers according to the stricter criteria in TCO Certified,...