2007 Climate and Energy Feature Stories

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Greenpeace climbers captivate power plant urging government to regulate its CO2...

Feature Story | 2007-12-06 at 10:00

While the UN Climate Conference in Bali is thrashing out solution to global warming, two Greenpeace vessels gear towards the Castle Peak Power Plant, allowing the climbers to scale to a 30M-tall ash silos and suspend a 15m x 15m banner reading...

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...

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...

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...

10,000 lightbulbs

Feature Story | 2007-04-21 at 12:42

Energy wasting incandescent lightbulbs are so dangerously inefficient it's better for the climate (and your wallet) to smash even brand new ones rather than use them. So we got a road roller and crushed 10,000 energy wasting lightbulbs at the...

Hong Kong's indifference in UN alarm of global warming

Feature Story | 2007-04-06 at 8:00

Hong Kong should not be sidelined from international effort against global warming, as the latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) states that global warming is going to make millions of people suffer from water...

Hong Kong: a city isolated from the global village?

Feature Story | 2007-02-02 at 10:00

The latest climate change report from the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), concludes that global average temperature is likely to increase between 1.1°C to 6.4°C above 1980-1999 levels by 2095, leading to...

The energy [r]evolution starts here

Feature Story | 2007-01-26 at 0:26

Tackling dangerous climate change is the biggest challenge facing us all. Fortunately there is an answer to this challenge. Our report: ‘energy [r]evolution’, details how to halve global CO2 emissions by 2050, using existing technology and still...

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