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Treehuggers spank EU and get one step closer to a ban on naughty wood

Feature story | 22 April, 2009 at 14:05

The EU parliament is proving that all naughty boys and girls just need a good (non-violent of course) spanking once in a while. Last year, more than half a million of you watched the "Forest Love" video and more than 130,000 of you treehuggers...

Retailers' guide to Sustainable and Equitable Pole

Image | 22 April, 2009 at 13:48

Retailers' guide to Sustainable and Equitable Pole and Line Skipjack. April 2009.

One step forward, two steps back in addressing the food crisis

Press release | 22 April, 2009 at 10:35

Commenting on the declaration published today following the first G8 meeting dedicated to agriculture, Greenpeace said that the G8 Agriculture Ministers appear to be taking one step forward in putting agriculture and food security at the heart of...

Inspiring Action

Blog entry by Brian Fitzgerald | 22 April, 2009 2 comments

Help us sign up 3 million people as climate activists this Earth Day. http://www.greenpeace.org/me2 P.S. Check out some of the love we're getting via twitter for this after the more link! Keep pushing it, peeps! (The...

Greenpeace Action: Stop the nuclear madness in Italy

Blog entry by Justin | 21 April, 2009

Copyright Greenpeace A Greenpeace action took place this morning in Southern Italy at Scanzano Jonico in the Basilicata Region, where in 2003 the Government tried to open an underground nuclear waste storage facility. Only a strong...

Nuclear News: US court ruling obstacle for New Mexico uranium project

Blog entry by Justin | 21 April, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: World Nuclear News: US court ruling obstacle for ISL project ‘A US court has upheld a ruling that the land involved in Uranium Resources Inc's (URI's) Churchrock, New Mexico uranium...

Inspiring Action

Video | 21 April, 2009 at 16:19

This fragile Earth needs action. It needs you. Music by Hecq. Additional images from NASA and ESA/Hubble.

This Earth Day, become a climate activist

Feature story | 21 April, 2009 at 14:58

Here at Greenpeace, we're pushers of a controlled substance. It's called hope. And our new "Inspiring Action" video is dizzy with it.

A lit C02 sign

Image | 21 April, 2009 at 1:00

A C02 sign is lit in reminder of the climate issue as chancellor Merkel meets with financial representatives in Berlin to discuss banking plans.

EDF spying update: values, principles and ambitions

Blog entry by Justin | 20 April, 2009

It seems EDF and the goons and geeks they hired to spy on Greenpeace France had ambitions beyond the borders of that country. French court documents feature the testimony of the EDF security executive and former police commander at...

The first Westinghouse AP 1000: one to watch

Blog entry by Justin | 20 April, 2009

Yesterday, China began construction of its first third generation nuclear reactor – a Westinghouse AP-1000. Now, not only is this China’s first third generation reactor, it is the first AP 1000 reactor to commence building. The...

Nuclear News: Sellafield: the most hazardous place in Europe

Blog entry by Justin | 20 April, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: The Guardian: Sellafield: the most hazardous place in Europe ‘Last week the government announced plans for a new generation of nuclear plants. But Britain is still dealing with the...

Antarctic Treaty 50th anniversary meeting

Blog entry by Dave | 20 April, 2009 1 comment

Here's a note from Karli, oceans campaigner at Greenpeace New Zealand, who is has been in in Baltimore, attending the 50th anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty. My first impressions arriving to this historic meeting of the...

Nuclear Power: a dangerous waste of time

Publication | 20 April, 2009 at 0:00

The nuclear power industry is attempting to exploit the climate crisis by aggressively promoting nuclear technology as a “low-carbon” means of generating electricity. Nuclear power claims to be safe,cost-effective and able meet the world’s energy...

Nuclear power:a dangerous waste of time

Image | 20 April, 2009 at 0:00

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