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Nuclear Power: a dangerous waste of time

Publication | 20 April, 2009 at 2:00

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...

The Truth behind the CAP

Publication | 22 June, 2011 at 16:56

Thirteen two-page factsheets on the need for CAP reform, endorsed by a wide coalition of organisations.

Forest Reference Emission Level (FREL) report

Publication | 2 December, 2015 at 12:00

In September 2015, the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoEF) announced the publication of a new Forest Reference Emission Level (FREL) report. This is the country’s official report to the UNFCCC, establishing baseline...

Energy Revolution 2008

Publication | 27 October, 2008 at 1:00

This report provides a blueprint showing how to apply existing technologies to halve global CO2 emissions by 2050, whilst allowing for an increase in energy consumption. The report is divided into 10 regional reports, with a global summary. It...

Nuclear Reactor Hazards: ongoing dangers of operating nuclear reactors

Publication | 25 April, 2005 at 2:00

A comprehensive assessment of the hazards of operational reactors, new 'evolutionary' designs and future reactor concepts and the risks associated with the management of spent nuclear fuel, this report describes the characteristics and inherent...

Forests for Climate - brochure (2nd edition)

Publication | 11 March, 2008 at 1:00

Forests for Climate is a landmark proposal for an international funding mechanism to protect tropical forests. The mechanism would become part of the second phase of the Kyoto (post-2012) agreement on climate change. If countries commit to...

How to save the climate - personal how to guide

Publication | 4 April, 2007 at 2:00

A step by step guide to how you can be part of the energy [r]evolution. Full of interesting facts, educational graphics, and practical steps people can take to reduce their climate change pollution.

HFCs: A growing threat to the climate
Updated Version, December 2009

Publication | 3 December, 2009 at 1:00

The worst greenhouse gases you've never heard of...

Uncertainty and High Economic Risk: The Net Present Value of an investment in nuclear...

Publication | 17 April, 2009 at 2:00

Fact: investing in wind power is far more profitable thaninvesting in nuclear power

Make IT Green: Cloud computing and its contribution to climate change

Publication | 30 March, 2010 at 2:00

It is clear that as the energy demand of the internet grows, with the shift to cloud computing, the supply of renewable energy must also keep pace to prevent having negative impacts on the climate.

Marine reserves for the Mediterranean Sea

Publication | 15 June, 2006 at 2:00

This Greenpeace report sets out the argument for the urgent establishment of a network of marine reserves across the Mediterranean Sea to safeguard its productivity, its marine life and its ecosystems for the many millions of people who rely on...

Greenpeace International Annual Report 2008

Publication | 30 November, 2009 at 13:47

Throughout 2008, Greenpeace worked not only to highlight the threats of climate change, but also on showcasing the opportunities and solutions that tackling climate change can bring.

Working for the Climate Renewable Energy and the Green Job [R]evolution

Publication | 14 September, 2009 at 2:00

It's not just the economy that's in crisis...In 2009, the world is reeling from a collapse of the financial markets. The effects have been large job losses in the UK, USA and other developed nations, volatile stock markets and millions of...

Renewable Energy and Climate Change

Publication | 5 November, 2007 at 1:00

It is a truism that we cannot continue forever consuming the earth’s finite energy resources. In the long term, the world’s energy system will be supplied completely by renewable energy sources. Unfortunately ‘in the long term’ isn’t good enough.

Substitute with Style - A toxic free sustainable lifestyle.

Publication | 7 July, 2005 at 2:00

Can we live a modern life free of toxic chemicals? Can businesses still compete if they eliminate hazardous substances from their brands? Many major companies have asked themselves these questions and concluded that a toxics-free future is the...

Food Security and Climate Change

Publication | 1 December, 2008 at 1:00

Climate change will profoundly affect agriculture worldwide.Food security in many countries is under threat from unpredictable changes in rainfall and more frequent extreme weather. Farmers in poorer countries with harsh climate conditions will...

Where Have All The Tuna Gone?

Publication | 24 May, 2006 at 2:00

Fishing for northern bluefin tuna is one of the most profitable fishing industries in the Mediterranean. However, today's mismanagement, boosted by purse seining fishing fleets and the fast development of tuna fattening ranches, threatens the...

Caught Red-Handed: How Nestlé's Use of Palm Oil is Having a Devastating Impact on...

Publication | 17 March, 2010 at 1:00

Nestlé's sourcing of palm oil from from the company Sinar Mas- responsible for destroying Indonesian rainforests and peatlands- threatens already endangered orang-utans with extinction and is accelerating climate change.

CITES: Last Chance for Bluefin Tuna

Publication | 12 March, 2010 at 1:00

Time is running out for Atlantic Bluefin Tuna as commercial mismanagement pushes the species to the brink of extinction.

Cast Adrift

Publication | 10 December, 2004 at 1:00

How the rich are leaving the poor to sink in a warming world.

Sinks in the CDM: After the climate, will biodiversity go down the drain?!

Publication | 26 November, 2003 at 1:00

Something is going seriously wrong. We are trying to protect the world's ecosystems from climate change. And now, on our first humble steps towards this goal we are about to create a subsidy system for mono-culture plantations - thereby turning...

Viento Fuerza 12

Publication | 27 May, 2003 at 2:00

Resumen una propuesta para obtener el 12% de la electricidad mundial con energía eólica en 2020

Greenpeace Showcases Solar Technologies at WSSD

Publication | 1 September, 2002 at 2:00

Analysis of the Bush Climate Change Strategy

Publication | 15 February, 2002 at 1:00

Finish the Job at COP7

Publication | 29 November, 2001 at 1:00

Italy: Electricity, Coal and Climate Change

Publication | 29 November, 2007 at 1:00

A briefing paper on the energy profile of Italy.

TNC Submission to the UNFCCC on REDD 2007

Publication | 15 October, 2009 at 19:00

NGO Copenhagen Treaty - legal text

Publication | 9 June, 2009 at 2:00

The full legal text of the NGO Copenhagen Treaty - written by a team of 47 experts from environment and development groups across the world, including Greenpeace. Very serious legal text.

Staying below two degrees temperature rise

Publication | 3 June, 2009 at 2:00

Avoiding the most catastrophic impacts of climate change demands that global temperature increase is kept as far below 2°C as possible. This is still possible, but time is running out. We outline how we can do it. Greenpeace briefing for climate...

Bridging the Gap

Publication | 3 June, 2009 at 2:00

The Kyoto Protocol's existing carbon market mechanisms have failed to deliver in terms of real additional emissions reductions, environmental integrity and sustainable development. These mechanisms need to be profoundly reformed and new...

The Greenpeace Climate Vision
Background Note No. 8 - Changing lifestyles and...

Publication | 27 May, 2009 at 2:00

Background documentation supporting the Greenpeace Climate Vision.

The Greenpeace Climate Vision
Background Note No. 2 - Deforestation

Publication | 27 May, 2009 at 2:00

Background documentation supporting the Greenpeace Climate Vision.

Cairn injunction ruling - Full Dutch text

Publication | 9 June, 2011 at 20:40

Full Dutch text of the Amsterdam court's ruling in favour of Cairn Energy in it's application for an injunction against Greenpeace.

English translation of key passage

Publication | 9 June, 2011 at 20:51

English translation of the key passage from the Dutch text of the Amsterdam court's ruling in favour of Cairn Energy in it's application for an injunction against Greenpeace.

UK Document on Arctic Drilling

Publication | 24 May, 2011 at 13:07

UK Document on impossibility of oil spill clean up in the Arctic

UK Document on Arctic Drilling

Publication | 24 May, 2011 at 13:11

UK Document on impossibility of oil spill clean up in the Arctic

Arctic Sea Ice Minimum

Publication | 27 August, 2012 at 19:37

Sea ice is frozen sea water that waxes and wanes in response to the cooling and warming of the Arctic throughout the year. The ice pack reaches its greatest extent at the end of the winter, during March, and its lowest point at the end of the...

Cool Technologies: Working Without HFCs

Publication | 9 November, 2012 at 14:32

The rapid phase out of HFCs — “short-term climate forcing substances” — is one of the immediate preventative measures that can be taken today to try to avoid near-term climate tipping points.

A way forward for Australia's coal communities

Publication | 27 July, 2005 at 2:00

Coalmining communities do not reap the benefits of their industry. A transition to clean energy offers a more healthy and sustainable working future.

Calculation of external cost of China Light & Power

Publication | 20 April, 2005 at 2:00

Calculation of External Cost of China Light & Power's fossil fuels power generation 2004. European Commission Community Research report, "External costs - Research results on socio-environmental damages due to electricity and transport"

China Light & Power Alternative Annual Report 2004

Publication | 28 April, 2005 at 2:00

China Light & Power Alternative Annual Report 2004 - Distributed by Greenpeace to shareholders who attended the Annual General Meeting in Hong Kong

Offshore Wind - Implementing a new power house for Europe

Publication | 4 April, 2005 at 2:00

Offshore Wind - Implementing a new Power House for Europe is a strategic blueprint that outlines how offshore wind farms will be able to supply about 10% of Europe's electricity sector by 2020. The report represents a crucial tool in the race to...

Background Briefing on Climate Litigation

Publication | 16 December, 2004 at 1:00

This document provides more information on 10 legal actions that have been announced around the world under several different legal theories in order to combat climate change. The 10 actions have been grouped together by legalcategory.

Amazon under threat

Publication | 15 December, 2004 at 1:00

The Amazon is currently caught between two destructive forces – deforestation and climate change.

Millions at risk

Publication | 6 December, 2004 at 1:00

A startling projection of how many additional millions of people will be at risk of water shortage, malaria, coastal flooding, and hunger under various global warming scenarios.

Kyoto, the US, and business

Publication | 22 October, 2004 at 2:00

The business community, and the world as a whole has a clear vested interest in one, clear, global system for protecting the climate, for agreeing emissions reduction targets, and for carbon trading and emissions reductions. Such a situation...

Greenfreeze: from snowball to industrial avalanche

Publication | 6 June, 2004 at 2:00

Greenfreeze is an ozone-friendly refrigeration technology developed by Greenpeace to challenge an industry that said it couldn't be done. It has gone on to dominate the European refrigeration industry and won a United Nations award for...

Sea Wind Europe

Publication | 29 February, 2004 at 1:00

Greenpeace has commissioned Garrad Hassan and Partners to provide a realistic vision for the development of offshore wind power to 2020. Sea Wind Europe considers whether an electricity output of 720TWh/year is a viable aspiration for 2020,and...

An Abrupt Climate Change Scenario and Its Implications for US National Security

Publication | 1 October, 2003 at 2:00

A world thrown into turmoil by drought, floods, typhoons. Whole countries rendered uninhabitable. The capital of the Netherlands submerged. The borders of the US and Australia patrolled by armies firing into waves of starving boat people...

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