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Greenpeace shuts Esso garages across UK

Press release | 24 February, 2003 at 0:00

Activists have shut down more than 100 Esso petrol stations in the UK today.

Fire at ExxonMobil's Staten Island storage

Image | 21 February, 2003 at 0:00

Fire at ExxonMobil's Staten Island storage facility.

Fire at ExxonMobil Facility

Feature story | 21 February, 2003 at 0:00

A fire recently broke out at a gas storage facility owned and managed by the largest oil company in the world, ExxonMobil. A thorough search of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) data, in conjunction with the Working Group on Community...

People's message of peace illuminated

Press release | 21 February, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace volunteers project peace messages

Image | 20 February, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace volunteers project peace messages on to the bow of the USS Blue Ridge, command ship of the US 7th Fleet, as part of the global campaign against the possible war in Iraq.

Greenpeace activists are over powered by

Image | 20 February, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists are over powered by a policeboat as they try to prevent the Dutch hired vessel NDS PROGRESS from leaving her berth in Rotterdam harbour. The ship is carriying US militairy equipment, bound for the Gulf adding to the arms...

Greenpeace inflatable joins the blockade

Image | 20 February, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace inflatable joins the blockade of war material in Rotterdam.

US military shipment confronted

Feature story | 20 February, 2003 at 0:00

Rotterdam harbour was the latest scene of opposition to the military build-up in the Gulf. Activists in canoes and inflatables attempted to prevent a cargo ship loaded with US military equipment, from leaving port. Read a first hand account from...

Plastics industry loses out

Feature story | 20 February, 2003 at 0:00

Many companies, when challenged by us, seek to silence questions through the court rather than provide answers. Production and use of the plastic, Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) is harmful to people and the environment in many ways. Two of Europe's...

Plutonium transport in France

Image | 19 February, 2003 at 0:00

Plutonium transport in France

Greenpeace activists blocked a truck carrying

Image | 19 February, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists blocked a truck carrying 150 kg of weapons-usable plutonium and chained themselves to it to publicly and peacefully denounce the threat of nuclear weapons proliferation.

President Chirac: Time to pressure Putin on Kyoto

Press release | 19 February, 2003 at 0:00

Chirac needs to pursuade the Russian President to ratify the Kyoto Protocol.

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