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Activists occupy oil rig bound for Arctic drilling

Feature story | 21 April, 2011 at 22:10

Activists are demanding an end to reckless deepwater oil drilling and taking bold action to stop the oil rig Leiv Eiriksson as it departs Turkey to the Arctic waters of Greenland to begin drilling.

New Greenpeace report digs up the dirt on Internet data centres

Feature story | 21 April, 2011 at 9:26

For most of us, when we think about our environmental footprint, the first things that spring to mind are how to commute to work, the kind of bags we use for grocery shopping, or the detergents we wash our clothes with. But how often do we...

Voices worldwide say no more nuclear power

Feature story | 25 March, 2011 at 11:36

Reverberations from the Fukushima crisis are being felt around the world, as plans to build new nuclear power plants are being challenged. The safety of existing plants is being questioned. The cost of nuclear power is projected to rise, and the...

Forgetting Fukushima?

Feature story | 24 March, 2011 at 17:00

Less than two weeks ago, the world's community was united in grief following the devastation caused by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, and the country's escalating nuclear crisis. But in the past seven days, a national and global tragedy...

Nuclear energy isn't needed

Feature story | 22 March, 2011 at 15:46

Greenpeace Executive Director Kumi Naidoo wrote the following opinion piece for the New York Times/International Herald Tribune

Victory! You pushed Princes to start protecting our oceans

Feature story | 9 March, 2011 at 15:39

It is with enormous pleasure that we can reveal a groundbreaking victory for our oceans campaign: Princes, a leading tinned tuna brand, finally got your message that canning ocean destruction is unacceptable. Thanks to your efforts - the company...

Ten-thousand call for an Energy [R]evolution in Thailand

Feature story | 24 February, 2011 at 12:44

10,000 people in Thailand took to the streets near their homes to oppose dirty energy. Their goal: protect their province from coal plants slated to be built by the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand.

Rainbow Warrior crew take action in Taiwan to defend tuna

Feature story | 24 January, 2011 at 13:46

Kaoshiung, Taiwan - A blacklisted tuna factory ship was blocked from leaving port today by Greenpeace climbers from the Rainbow Warrior. They locked themselves to the anchor chain while campaigners called on Taiwan's Fisheries Agency to...

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Australian toxic waste export stopped just in time

Feature story | 6 January, 2011 at 16:50

Greenpeace and a broad swath of civil society groups in Australia and Europe have successfully prevented solvents and explosives maker Orica from sailing tonnes of extremely harmful chemical waste from Australia to Denmark for incineration. In...

Whaling on trial: Vindication!

Feature story | 23 December, 2010 at 12:32

TOYKO: After two and a half years of hard work in Japan to expose corruption at the heart of the whaling industry - we have a significant victory!

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