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Massachusetts lawmakers sponsor 100% renewable energy bill

Archived, 5 days ago From inhabitat.com 

El Segundo, CALIFORNIA - Massachusetts could become the first state in America to be powered entirely by renewable energy. Lawmakers recently introduced a bill that would require an economy-wide transition to obtaining power via clean sources like wind and solar, and 53 stat ...

Greenpeace campaigns to protect newly discovered Amazon reef

Archived, 5 days ago From thepointeruwsp.com 

Stevens Point, WISCONSIN - Greenpeace, an environmentally minded non-government organization, has recently released photos of the newly discovered Amazon Reef in hopes of promoting its protection.

The reef was first stumbled upon in 2012, but its existence was o ...

Third highest CO2 polluter in U.S. to shut down 25 years early

Archived, 5 days ago From inhabitat.com 

El Segundo, CALIFORNIA - Coal power is on the way out–and the closure of the 2,250 megawatt Navajo Generating Station is evidence. The major Arizona coal plant that provided electricity to cities like Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Phoenix during its over 40-year history is set ...

‘Extraordinary’ levels of pollution found in the deepest part of the sea

Archived, 6 days ago From care2.com 

Redwood City, CALIFORNIA - Since the Mariana Trench is the deepest part of the ocean, you might guess that it is safe from the impact of humans, but you would be wrong. Scientists have found that, despite its depth and remoteness, the deep sea contains levels of toxins that ma ...

Investors representing $500bn call on firms to beef up forest protection

Archived, 6 days ago From businessgreen.com 

London, U K - A coalition of investors representing $500bn in assets under management has today demanded that companies make and uphold new deforestation pledges to protect the remaining rainforests in South America.

The investors, which are signato ...

Antarctic sea ice shrinks to smallest ever extent

Archived, 6 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - Sea ice around Antarctica has shrunk to the smallest annual extent on record after years of resisting a trend of manmade global warming, preliminary US satellite data has shown.

Ice floating around the frozen continent usually melts to ...

Canadian glaciers now major contributor to sea level change

Archived, 7 days ago From eurasiareview.com 

Albany, OREGON - Ice loss from Canada’s Arctic glaciers has transformed them into a major contributor to sea level change, new research by University of California, Irvine glaciologists has found.

From 2005 to 2015, surface melt off ice caps and glacie ...

India doubles down on solar power with huge park capacity increase

Archived, 7 days ago From inhabitat.com 

El Segundo, CALIFORNIA - India just made a huge commitment to solar power. They’re doubling the planned capacity in their solar parks program from 20 gigawatts (GW) up to 40 GW. The government has also given a green light to the program’s second phase.

India M ...

Scientists hatch crazy $500 billion plan to refreeze the Arctic

Archived, 7 days ago From inhabitat.com 

El Segundo, CALIFORNIA - As governments make slow progress towards alleviating climate change and denial marks the Trump Administration’s approach to the global crisis, scientists have hatched a crazy $500 billion scheme to refreeze the Arctic. Led by physicist Steven Desch ...

No more plastic in cotton buds: Johnson & Johnson confirm they will make stems from a different material after campaign to banish them from the sea

Archived, 7 days ago From dailymail.co.uk 

London, U K - Cotton buds made by Johnson & Johnson will no longer have plastic stems, following a campaign to banish plastic from the sea.

Plastic cotton buds are the number one item of plastic, sewage-related debris found on beaches and in rivers, ...

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Antarctic sea ice shrinks to smallest ever extent

Action: Climate Change

Sea ice around Antarctica has shrunk to the smallest annual extent on record after years of resisting a trend of manmade glob ...

Poaching drives 80 percent decline in elephants in key preserve

Action: Wildlife Conservation

Forest elephant populations in one of Central Africa's largest and most important preserves have declined between 78 percent ...

Deforestation in Brazil increased 30% in 12 months, agency says

Action: Stop Deforestation

In the 12-month period that ended last August, deforestation in Brazil increased in almost 30 percent.

It is a ...

Air pollution is the leading environmental cause of death worldwide

Action: Stop Pollution

A new report shows that air pollution is the leading environmental cause of death in the world – and the number five cause of ...

Protect coral reefs at Port Everglades

Action: Save Our Oceans

Just a few miles off the Florida coast lies the third-largest coral barrier reef system in the world. These corals, which ran ...

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