• Great Barrier Reef Coral Bleaching around Fitzroy Island and Green Island. © Abram Powell / Greenpeace
    BREAKING – Standard Chartered ditches giant coal mine threatening Great Barrier Reef
    by Greenpeace East Asia August 11, 2015

    Hong Kong, 11 Aug 2015 - Standard Chartered has announced yesterday that it is pulling out of one of the world’s most controversial coal developments following an international campaign by…

  • Greenpeace: Jiangsu a potential leader of China’s ‘energy revolution’
    Greenpeace: Jiangsu a potential leader of China’s ‘energy revolution’
    by Greenpeace East Asia July 15, 2015

    Beijing, 15 July, 2015 – Greenpeace East Asia (GPEA) research on Jiangsu Province’s renewables capability has found that with its natural resources and current electricity grid infrastructure, the province is…

  • Rainbow Warrior Arrives in Auckland. © Greenpeace / Geoff Reid
    China submits post-2020 climate targets
    by Greenpeace East Asia June 30, 2015

    Paris/Beijing, 30 June, 2015 – China submitted a carbon intensity reduction target of 60-65% by 2030, based on 2005 levels, to the UN as part of its climate plan (INDC),…

  • Flora and Fauna at Mount Vema. © Richard Barnden / Greenpeace
    Greenpeace demands Standard Chartered ‘Choose Coral Not Coal’
    by Greenpeace East Asia June 23, 2015

    Hong Kong, 23 June 2015 – Greenpeace today unfurled a 30 x 5 metre banner reading ‘Choose Coral Not Coal’ outside Standard Chartered Bank’s flagship branch, in the heart of…