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Tony Abbott names carbon tax repeal as his top achievement as Minister for Women
Glen Innes Examiner - 4 Hours ago
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has declared the repeal of the carbon tax as his biggest contribution for women in 2014. PM doubles female representation to twoList: reshuffle winners and losers Prime Minister
PM's top achievement for women Sydney Morning Herald
PM picks his top win for women Brisbane Times
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Worried about melting ice, pro hockey vows to go green
Washington Post - 78 Minutes ago
By , The commissioner of the National Hockey League has good reason to be concerned about global warming. “Our sport was born on frozen ponds and to this day relies on winter weather,” Gary Bettman
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Amid climate change, what's more important: Protecting money or people?
Los Angeles Times - 81 Minutes ago
At the latest round of international climate talks this month in Lima, Peru, melting glaciers in the Andes and recent droughts provided a fitting backdrop for the negotiators' recognition that it is too
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Tony Abbott's win for women: scrapping carbon tax
Warwick Daily News - 48 Minutes ago
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott is facing a huge backlash after declaring the scrapping of the carbon tax as the biggest contribution for women in 2014. During a Monday morning interview on the Today Show,
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Poor water blights beaches
New Zealand Herald - 76 Minutes ago
A world-class Gisborne surfing spot and one of Northland's most picturesque strands of coastline are among more than 40 swimming beaches hit with a "caution" label for water quality. There is what Labour's
Poor water quality blights top beaches New Zealand Herald
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Program for vets in construction gets $200G
Newsday - 73 Minutes ago
A program to train military veterans in the high-tech skills of the green construction industry won a recent boost with a $200,000 state grant. The VetsBuild Long Island program is run by the United
Long Island program to train military vets in green construction gets $200K grant Stars and Stripes
VetsBuild Long Island program to train military vets in green construction industry Newsday
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Protest over rampant landfilling in Maradu
Deccan Chronicle - 65 Minutes ago
Nearly 90 houses are affected by regular flooding due to the encroachment of the canal, which had a width of 13metres and was used for cargo movement in boats. KOCHI: Filling of paddy fields is rampant
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Google Phl’s Kenneth Lingan: Driving the digital ecosystem in Phl
Philippine Star - 66 Minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The key takeaway after listening to Kenneth Lingan’s plans as the new country manager for Google Philippines: the digital landscape in the Philippines looks promising in 2015. “We
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Former local biologist writes paper on ocean pollution
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - 67 Minutes ago
Advertisement Former Walla Wallan Henry S. “Hank” Carson co-authored a research article published on Dec. 10. “Plastic Pollution in the World’s Oceans: More than 5 Trillion Plastic Pieces Weighing
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The Brains behind cutting energy waste for major uranium producer
Cambridge Network - 71 Minutes ago
IntelliSense.io is working with one of the world’s largest uranium producers on its Green Smart Mine innovation programme to reduce energy waste and improve production. The company, based at ideaSpace
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The Green ISA's time has come
BusinessGreen - 73 Minutes ago
Moving to a more sustainable economy is complicated, but some ideas are so simple and obvious that you can't quite believe they haven't been done yet. So it is with the green ISA. Surely a no brainer.
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2014, the year...UK green politics got interesting
BusinessGreen - 73 Minutes ago
For much of the last 10 years the UK political establishment has maintained a broad consensus on the urgent need for action on climate change. 2014 was the year that consensus showed the first serious
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Climate Change: We Can No Longer Wait For Politicians To Save The Planet
Worldcrunch - 9 Hours ago
-OpEd- BOGOTA —  The history of global warming is often traced back to Thomas Newcomen 's invention of the steam engine in the early 18th century. He effectively initiated the ongoing race to burn
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UN asks Israel to pay Lebanon $856 million for oil spill
Your Middle East - 15 Hours ago
Israel was asked by the UN General Assembly on Friday to compensate Lebanon for $856.4 million in oil spill damages it caused during its 2006 war with Hezbollah. The non-binding vote, which passed 170-6,
UN tells Israel to pay Lebanon $856m for oil spill Oman Tribune
UN asks Israel to pay Lebanon $856m for oil spill DAWN Group
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Bill Kortum, Sonoma environmentalist, dies at 87
San Francisco Chronicle - 22 Hours ago
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Russia Continues To Cope With Sliding Economy
NPR - 3 Hours ago
As Russia stands on the brink of a financial crisis, NPR's Corey Flintoff joins host Arun Rath to discuss how ordinary Russians are responding to the drop in the value of their rubles. Transcript Transcript
Questions Linger In Fatal Shooting Of New York City Police Officers NPR
For Cuban-Americans, A Mixture Of Hope, Betrayal NPR
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NZ's 'high risk' beaches for water quality
Southland Times - 5 Hours ago
Think twice before putting your head under the water this summer - you could be dipping into one of New Zealand's "high risk" beaches for water quality issues. According to new information on the ,
NZ's 'high risk' beaches stuff.co.nz
New Zealand's 'high risk' beaches for water quality Southland Times
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Land-use Change Dynamics, Soil Type and Species Forming Mono-dominant Patches: the
Wiley Biotropica - 106 Minutes ago
Abstract Deforestation and agricultural land degradation in tropical regions can create conditions for growth of perennial plant species forming mono-dominated patches (MDP). Such species might limit
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Consistent Effects of Disturbance and Forest Edges on the Invasion of a Continental
Wiley Biotropica - 106 Minutes ago
Abstract Continental tropical forests are thought to be resistant to alien plant invasion due to a lack of disturbance, or low propagule pressure from introduced species. We assessed the importance
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Abbott says the carbon tax repeal is among his biggest achievements as Minister
9News.com.au - 3 Hours ago
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says the carbon tax repeal is one of his biggest achievements in the role of Minister for Women in 2014. The prime minister, who appeared on the TODAY show this morning to
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Strange pause in global warming
Arab News - 3 Hours ago
For the last quarter of the 20th century, the average temperature at the surface of the earth edged inexorably upward. Then, to the surprise even of scientists, it stopped. The concentration of carbon
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Activists seek check on pollutionin Indrayani river
Times of India - 4 Hours ago
PUNE: Repeated instances of fish dying in the Indrayani river in Chikhali in Pimpri Chinchwad - the latest being on Tuesday - have raised concerns among environmentalists, who have demanded urgent steps
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Kennel uses renewable energy
CBC - 5 Hours ago
A Saskatchewan kennel for dogs uses solar panels and geothermal energy to power their facility
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Staff Picks: An Evangelical Christian Believer In Climate Change
NPR - 6 Hours ago
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Another way to check HB beach water quality over summer
Voxy.co.nz - 2 Hours ago
Information on Hawke’s Bay beaches is now on the environmental monitoring website Land, Air, Water Aotearoa (LAWA) - http://www.lawa.org.nz/. The LAWA website was launched in March with information
Another Way to Check Beach Water Quality this Summer Scoop
Another way to check HB beach water quality over summer (Fuseworks) Yahoo!Xtra
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