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It’s time to act ! Green Groups: Regulate CO2 from Power Plants !

Feature Story | 2007-12-03 at 20:00

Green group representatives from Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, Greeners Action, Green Sense, WWF Hong Kong and Clear the Air, along with “Carbon Dioxide Foundlings” protest to the Environment Bureau today over the government’s negligence to...

Whalers depart Japan

Feature Story | 2007-11-19 at 10:00

The Japanese government whaling fleet has departed its home port of Shimonoseki, for its biggest hunt since the moratorium on commercial whaling came into being over twenty years ago.

iPhone's hazardous chemicals

Feature Story | 2007-10-16 at 14:15

Scientific tests, arranged by Greenpeace, reveal that Apple's iPhone contains hazardous chemicals. The tests uncovered two types of hazardous substances, some of which have already been eliminated by other mobile phone makers.

World Leaders Unite for Action on Global Warming

Feature Story | 2007-09-25 at 8:00

World leaders are gathering in New York City for the largest United Nations meeting on climate change since the Rio Earth Summit in 1992. And, Greenpeace is there to make sure that the agenda includes strong action to combat global warming—and...

Coca-Cola to champion Greenpeace cooling technology at Beijing Olympics

Feature Story | 2007-09-24 at 15:08

Coca-Cola took a big step towards reducing their carbon footprint last week, with their commitment to use climate-friendly coolers and vending machines in all official venues of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. HFCs(hydrofluorocarbons), commonly...

PMPS Go Green Go Greenpeace Concert

Feature Story | 2007-07-09 at 19:49

2007 is the 10th anniversary of Greenpeace East Asia. To celebrate the organisation's achievements over the past decade and to promote our ongoing campaigns for a sustainable future, they have organised a series of “GoGreen” themed events. The...

Apple Greener, Nokia regains lead in electronics ranking

Feature Story | 2007-06-27 at 8:00

The fourth edition of the Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics is out now. Apple moves up as a result of Steve Job's "Greener Appple" pledge to phase out PVC and other chemicals from their product line. But Nokia is on top because they've...

China's CO2

Feature Story | 2007-06-21 at 14:55

According to a new study, China's carbon dioxide emissions last year were the largest in the world. But responsibility for China's soaring emissions lies not just in Beijing but also in Washington, Brussels and Tokyo.

Himalayan glacial melt

Feature Story | 2007-06-06 at 8:00

Glaciers in the Himalayas provide the water source for one-sixth of humanity. Now that water source is threatened by climate change. As the temperature rises, these reservoirs of ice disappear. Guanli Wang, a journalist with China S&T, reports...

Tasty news from Apple!

Feature Story | 2007-05-04 at 10:53

We are cheering! Steve Jobs has decided to bring us closer to the greener apple that Mac users all over the world have been asking for.

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