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89% see climate change as a serious problem in a new European survey

Tweet As Europe takes action to meet its objectives, it is important to understand the attitudes and behaviour of EU citizens towards climate change and their expectations for the future. This Eurobarometer survey measures these and compares them with the … Continue reading

The 2011 Global Online Environmental & Sustainability Survey and more….

Tweet In a new study titled 2011 Global Online Environmental & Sustainability Survey, conducted by digital analysts Nielsen and polled 25,000 internet respondents in 51 countries we can read that 75% of the global online consumers say they take raw materials into … Continue reading

Seattle – a vision for a carbon-neutral city

Tweet Cities play a unique role in addressing climate change, and Seattle has long been a leader in this field. Recognizing the extraordinary challenge of carbon neutrality and in preparation for updating its Climate Action Plan by 2012, the Seattle Office … Continue reading

The next European Green Capital

Tweet Not to late to be the next European Green Capital – 14th of October is the dealine for registration. Four cities – Stockholm, Hamburg, Vitoria-Gasteiz and Nantes – have been awarded the title for European Green Capital so far, … Continue reading

Metro that will run on biogas

Tweet Santo Domingo.- When the Santo Domingo Metro’s second line starts operating, Dominican Republic will be the first country to have a mass transit project with the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), since it will run on biogas, affirmed Climatic Change … Continue reading

New Yorks Mayor address more money to Sierra Club grass-roots campaign

Tweet The role of cities have an huge impact on many of our Global cities challenges. Cities are also a key player to implement solutions. One of the C40-groups front players -Mayor Michael Blomberg of New York believes that governments are doing … Continue reading

Economy, Public are key to climate deal

Tweet In the article from the Energy Summit in June, Alister Doyle, Environment Correspondent, Bonn, Germany have summerize the position of the international negotiations on Climate Change. Wider public unease about climate change and stronger economic growth are likely to … Continue reading

Marine degradation is now happening at a faster rate than predicted

Tweet The oceans have warmed and become more acidic as they absorbed human-generated carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. They are also more oxygen-deprived, because of agricultural runoff and other anthropogenic causes. This deadly trio of conditions was present in previous … Continue reading

Textile – Fashion and Sustainability

Tweet This weekend, craft lovers in the Bay Area, San Fransisco, US will have ample opportunity to celebrate the handmade. A nonprofit, nonpartisan news organization providing local coverage of the San Francisco Bay Area for The New York Times. To … Continue reading

EU Parliament votes against reducing carbon emissions by 30%

Tweet The European parliament on Tuesday rejected a key report that would have toughened the EU stance on greenhouse gas emissions, after political wrangling that wrecked hopes of a compromise. A rebellion by the UK’s Tory MEPs helped to swing … Continue reading