mining under the sea

Mining under the sea

I have been sailing for 6 days so far. In my opinion, it is right to explain to the taxpayers in the Netherlands (but more…

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Berta Caceres 2015 Goldman Environmental Award Recipient

The world mourns the loss of Berta Cáceres

Honduran environmentalist leader Berta Cáceres has been shot dead at her home in the town of La Esperanza. “Honduras has lost a brave and committed social…

euractive coal mine

European banks clinging to coal investments

Europe’s big banks have failed to significantly cut their investments in coal in the five years between the UN climate conferences of Copenhagen and Paris….

Shenyang smog

Smog on the Water

It’s a normal day in Shenyang. Almost. Last Sunday the levels of poisonous airborne particles (known as PM 2.5) reached 1,157 micrograms per cubic metre…


Turn Your Halloween Pumpkins Into Power

With the passing of Halloween, millions of pounds of pumpkins have turned from seasonal decorations to trash destined for landfills, adding to more than 254 million…