Chevron Get Off on Technicality

Perversion of Justice – Chevron vs Ecuador

After decades of contamination, caused by Texaco (later bought by Chevron) extracting petroleum from beneath Ecuador's rain forests, a judge in Ecuador rules against...

California Promises Space Monitoring of Climate-Changing Emissions

During a climate summit in San Francisco, company executives unveiled plans to reduce climate-changing emission, while local and state governments committed to abandoning coal...

China: Replacing Coal with Gas for Heating is Easier Said than Done

Seemingly poor planning resulting in an insufficient heating gas supply has left many rural and urban residents of China in the freezing cold. Normally, the...

Two Independent Studies Link Fracking To Increased Seismic Activity

New evidence that links hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to increased seismic activity, has posed additional threats from water contamination and pollution to citizens living...

On-Plant Carbon Capture Much More Efficient Than Air Scrubbing, Study Says

To get rid of carbon dioxide from our atmosphere, one sure way to go would be capturing the gas directly from the air. However,...

US Army Drones Detect Biological and Chemical Pollutants

A team at the U.S Army has built a technology that can detect biological and chemical air pollution using drones. Air pollution is a serious...
Emma Mærsk Generates the Same Emissions of 50 Million Vehicles Every Year

Container Ships’ Unregulated Emissions Will Astonish You!

The next time you buy groceries, a laptop, or that shiny iThingn+1, take a moment and think about the emissions your purchase just generated. Sometimes,...

Researchers Look for Clues to Rising Child Asthma Rates in Urban Areas

The rates of asthma in children in urban areas are growing. A study by researchers at the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health have...

Mysterious Radiation Found All Over Northern Europe

France and Finland were the first to report that monitoring stations had collected small amounts of Iodine-131, which is radioactive and has a...

Two New Cycling Superhighways to Be Built in London

Great news for all cycling Londoners. It has been officially confirmed that the city will soon have Europe's longest urban cycleways, which are segregated...