Cole Mellino | November 10, 2015 10:59 am |
The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) latest report found that “in advance of the critical COP21 climate summit in Paris, there’s a clear sign that an energy transition is underway.” The World Energy Outlook 2015 report, published today, found that “renewables contributed almost half of the world’s new power generation capacity in 2014 and have already become the second-largest source of electricity (after coal).”
England’s Prince Charles told Sky News in an exclusive interview that climate change was a root cause of the civil war in Syria, terrorism and the ongoing refugee crisis in Europe. Prince Charles, who has been outspoken on the issue of climate change and sustainability for the last four decades, will deliver a keynote address at the COP21 Paris climate talks next week.
LAWSUIT FORCES POTOMAC RIVER PLANT TO HALT WATER POLLUTION VIOLATIONS AND PAY FOR MILLIONS IN IMPROVEMENTS
CLIC PARA DESCARGAR Action by clean water watchdogs results in significant pollution reductions from Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission’s water filtration plant
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
"From Coal to Clean" Sankampaeng solar powered electricity-generating station. Main solar cells. Chiang Mai Thailand.
(Bonn, Germany, 21 October, 2015) – Globally, coal mining companies are on the edge of the financial abyss and more planned coal plants are being cancelled than built, according to a new report released today by WWF.
- Derecho de Petición para la Protección de la Vida ante amenaza por fallas del Proyecto Hidroeléctrico El Quimbo
- The Otter Project v State of California
- HILLARY CLINTON QUESTIONS ARTIC DRILLING
- Below is another update from World Rivers Day Chair, Mark Angelo, in the lead up to World Rivers Day, slated for September 27th, 2015.
Enlaces de Interés
- Waterkeeper Alliance
- Ministerio del Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible
- Corporación Autónoma Regional de Cundinamarca (CAR)
- Secretaría Distrital de Ambiente de Bogotá
- Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente
- Programa de las Naciones Unidas para los Asentamientos Humanos
- Instituto Alexander von Humboldt
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