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Join Muscovites in their Twitter campaign to save Khimki Forest

Feature story | 26 August, 2011 at 18:37

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has the power and the responsibility to save the legally protected Khimki Forest from destruction and if you want to ask him to act he can be conveniently reached on his Twitter account (@MedvedevRussia). Send...

"Prirazlomnaya" Platform is moving in the Pechora Sea

Feature story | 19 August, 2011 at 3:26

According to Gazprom press-service and our colleagues from Bellona-Murmansk, towing of the unfinished oil platform "Prirazlomnaya" began in the Pechora Sea.

Shell: Hundreds of barrels of oil have been spilled to the North Sea. Gazprom is...

Feature story | 16 August, 2011 at 3:48

The largest ecological catastrophe has happened in Great Britain- there has been an oil spill at a Shell platform.

The role of Intergovernmental Organizations regarding the Khimki Forest case

Feature story | 9 August, 2011 at 16:56

The Russian government is planning the construction of a toll speedy motorway between Moscow and St. Petersburg, on the basis of a public-private partnership project (PPP) to be implemented by the French company Vinci and its Russian consortium...

7 Big hydropower station s are planned to be built in Krasnoyarsk region

Feature story | 3 August, 2011 at 3:19

According to the new Scheme of territory planning in Krasnoyarsk region, 7 big HPSs are planned to be built in the Yenisei river basin by the year 2030. In case of construction the total area of waterflooding will reach approximately 2,11 mln...

Much ado about nothing

Feature story | 29 July, 2011 at 3:41

After a recent visit of high guests from UNESCO to Lake Baikal, messages started to appear in media that they allegedly approved further functioning of Baikalsk Paper and Pulp Mill (BPPM). Can it be true?

Environmental risks of investments into Russia

Feature story | 16 June, 2011 at 17:12

Projects of construction of «Altai» gas pipeline as well as of five mountain resorts in the North Caucasian republics threaten to the World Natural Heritage and to the investors’ reputation. Such a statement was made today, at the first working...

French president Sarkozy pushing the destruction of protected nature areas in the...

Feature story | 27 May, 2011 at 19:23

According to the Russian news agency RIA Novosti, the Russian and French presidents, Dmitry Medvedev and Nicolas Sarkozy, agreed on the 26th of May that France will fully assist in the development of ski and holiday resorts in the North Caucasus.

The Forests with Nuclear Pollution are Now Burning in Chelyabinsk Region

Feature story | 10 May, 2011 at 20:34 1 comment

A large forest fire is burning near Bolshoi Kuyash village. This area suffers from a serious nuclear pollution after a nuclear accident has occurred on “Mayak” plant in Chelyabinsk Region.

The police government of the Moscow region must resign because of lawlessness in Khimki

Feature story | 8 May, 2011 at 15:53

Instead of performing their direct security duties the police of Khimki are managing lawless affairs — arresting and beating the intelligent and law-abiding defenders of the Khimki forest.

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