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Greenpeace campaigner on global power list for pulp and paper sector

Feature story | July 30, 2008 at 17:00

Greenpeace Forests Campaign Coordinator Richard Brooks has been named to a "Top 50 Power List" of people considered the most influential in the global pulp and paper industry.

Conning the Congo

Feature story | July 29, 2008 at 17:00

Just as the need to save the world’s forests for climate protection is becoming widely recognised, we have discovered that major logging companies - operating in the Congo basin - are increasingly destroying one of the most ecologically important...

Timeline

Blog entry by Michael | July 28, 2008

Action: World's Dirtiest Oil - Stop the Tar Sands

Blog entry by JessieS | July 28, 2008 7 comments

Prior to this action, I had been to the tar sands more than once. I knew the tar sands are the largest industrial project on the face of the earth. I knew the tar sands displace an area the size of Vancouver Island and will grow to...

Climate Action Against Tar Sands in Canada

Image | July 24, 2008 at 14:43

Greenpeace activists enter Syncrude's Aurora North tar sands operation and block a pipe into the two-kilometre wide tailings pond, where toxic refuse material from mining operations is deposited.

Climate Action at Tar Sands in Canada

Image | July 24, 2008 at 14:36

Greenpeace activists enter Syncrude's Aurora North tar sands operation and block a pipe into the two-kilometre wide tailings pond, where toxic refuse material from mining operations is deposited. The activists also suspend a banner that reads...

Greenpeace activists interrupt Syncrude tar sands operation

Feature story | July 23, 2008 at 17:00

Greenpeace activists entered Syncrude’s Aurora North Tar Sands facility earlier today, erecting a banner that transformed the opening of a tailings pond pipe into the “mouth” of a giant skull, spewing toxic sludge into the same tailings pond that...

The World According to Monsanto

Blog entry by Josh Brandon | July 22, 2008 3 comments

Its heartening to know that the company that brought you agent orange, wants control of your food supply. Those who heard Percy Schmeiser speaking in British Columbia earlier this month know well what Monsanto is capable of. Now...

Eiffel Tower anti-nuclear protest

Feature story | July 20, 2008 at 17:00

French state nuclear company Areva sponsored a ring of golden European Union stars for the Eiffel Tower, to mark France's term as EU president. Today, we added a nuclear hazard symbol.

823 pipeline failures in Alberta in 2007

Blog entry by JessieS | July 18, 2008 2 comments

Transcanada's Keystone Pipeline is underway to take 590 000 barrels per day (bpd) from Alberta down south to the U.S. Midwest by 2009. The company has just said that its is going forth with a $7million expansion to ship 300 000 bpd...

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