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We Up the Pressure to Stop Nuclear

Feature story | September 21, 2011 at 8:57

Today we ramped up the pressure on the South African government, urging them to reassess its flirtation with nuclear energy.

Firing Up New Industries With Renewable Energy

Feature story | September 19, 2011 at 11:04

Since the 1990s, wind and solar power installations around the world have grown faster than any other power plant technology.

Renewables and Job Creation

Feature story | September 19, 2011 at 11:00

Investing in South Africa’s incredible renewable energy sources, like the sun and wind, won’t only give South Africa huge energy rewards, but will also create 150,000 new jobs by 2030!

The Verdict on Cairn's Oil Spill Plan

Feature story | September 6, 2011 at 9:09

Finally Cairn's Oil Spill Response Plan was published recently. We've gone through the document thoroughly and have made some startling findings.

Detox Campaign Hat Trick!

Feature story | August 31, 2011 at 13:02

Adidas is going toxic-free, the company has just announced!

Don’t Re-open Radioactive Schools!

Feature story | August 29, 2011 at 8:12

Today we are calling on Japan’s incoming Prime Minister to delay the September 1st opening of schools in Fukushima City, after our radiation monitoring team found dose rates exceeding international safety standards.

Adidas Needs to Earn its Stripes

Feature story | August 23, 2011 at 11:12

It turns out that top brands aren't just releasing toxic chemicals into China's rivers, but dangerous chemicals are also being left in the clothes you buy and wear.

Nike commits to champion a toxic-free future

Feature story | August 17, 2011 at 22:14

The world's #1 sportswear brand, Nike, has accepted our Detox challenge: today it has officially committed to eliminating all hazardous chemicals across its entire supply chain, and the entire life-cycle of its products by 2020!

The True Cost of Nuclear Energy

Feature story | August 4, 2011 at 7:00

Our new report highlights once again that nuclear power is a dead-end: it would lock the country into an out-dated, expensive and deadly energy future.

Deforestation and Violence in Congo's Rainforests

Feature story | August 1, 2011 at 10:36

Rene Ngongo, Greenpeace International Senior Campaigner, speaks about his experiences of violence and intimidation in the forests of the Congo.

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