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Extreme Weather

Standard Page | 2006-01-06 at 16:06

There is strong evidence that extreme weather events – such as hurricanes, floods, droughts and heat waves – are increasing because of climate change. And while it is difficult to blame any single weather event on climate change, scientists agree...

Super Greenhouse Gases: F-gases

Standard Page | 2009-04-24 at 11:13

Created to cool our drinks, food, houses and cars, F-gases are actually helping to heat up the globe and cause climate change.

Carbon Dioxide

Standard Page | 2011-06-04 at 13:51

The primary human source of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere is from the burning of fossil fuels for energy production and transport. Another leading cause is deforestation, which is responsible for more greenhouse gas emissions than all...

Geothermal

Standard Page | 2006-01-17 at 14:25

Geo (earth) thermal (heat) energy means harnessing heat from inside the Earth. Our planet's core is incredibly hot – 5,500° C (9,932° F) by recent estimates – so it's no surprise that even the top three metres of Earth's surface stay a nearly...

Greenpeace reveals Chinese state coal company's ruthless water grab

Press release | 2013-07-24 at 0:00

A state-owned Chinese coal company is overexploiting groundwater and illegally dumping toxic industrial wastewater, highlighting the need to curb the country's burgeoning coal industry, Greenpeace East Asia has revealed.

Chief Executive prattles climate change

Press release | 2006-11-05 at 7:00

The crisis of global warming is just around the corner. Greenpeace releases a research report titled “Sharing Knowledge, Creating Solutions” before the opening of the United Nations Climate Change Conference. The report emphasizes that even...

Pristine Sea Bird Habitat Fouled by Oil

Press release | 2010-07-26 at 6:00

In our most recent investigation of the Dalian oil spill following eight days of fieldwork, Greenpeace has observed serious oil contamination in the Sanshan islands, a popular habitat for sea birds. What's more, there has been no sign of any...

Greenpeace mourns Copenhagen failure with 100 crosses

Press release | 2009-12-21 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists erected 100 crosses at the Cenotaph in Central this morning to mourn the lost chance of stopping climate change following the abject failure of the Copenhagen climate summit.

Hu makes climate statement, Obama says nothing new

Press release | 2009-09-23 at 6:00

Greenpeace welcomes Chinese President Hu Jintao's statement that China will commit to a “considerable reduction” of carbon intensity by 2020 made at the UN Summit on Climate Change in New York.

Climate Change Undermines China's Fight against Poverty

Press release | 2009-06-17 at 6:00

Climate change is hitting China’s poor the hardest while seriously weakening the country’s poverty alleviation efforts, a new report jointly released by Greenpeace China and Oxfam Hong Kong reveals today. The report, “Climate Change and Poverty:...

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