Greenpeace puzzle In her guest blog for ‘a greener life, a greener world’ this week, Charlotte Webster argued for more certainty from the Tories on wind power. She referenced recent comments from […]
Environmental blog with a focus on climate change.
Guest blog: RenewableUK: ‘Enough is enough’ from the press?
By Charlotte Webster The last thing the UK wind industry needed at its annual RenewableUK conference in Glasgow last week was to wake up to the BBC, Daily Mail and Telegraph headlines […]
Will we see a greener president during Obama’s second and final term?
Obama speaking in Iowa surrounded by wind turbines about extending the wind tax break. As the election results started to come in on Tuesday night, the world held its breath and questioned […]
Live blog: green issues of the US election on election day!
Obama speaking at Cop 15 back in 2009 where hopes were high of reaching a climate deal. Good morning to all Americans and good afternoon to Europeans – welcome to this live […]
Editorial: USA welcome to climate change
As the superstorm Sandy, also nicknamed Frankenstorm, attacked the US East Coast and New York City this week, it quickly became apparent that despite the commendable and quick response by the […]
Is climate change heading to haunt the US in the form of hurricane Sandy?
Climate silence demo at Times Square. Credit: 350.org As I write, the super-storm Hurricane Sandy, also nicknamed ‘Frankenstorm’, is in the early stages of launching itself at the US East Coast. This […]
Editorial: The UK government must stand up to the powerful farming lobby.
The League Against Cruel Sports before lobbying MP’s. Yesterday, a coalition named ‘Team Badger’ and including the organisation ‘The League Against Cruel Sports’ set up a lobbying session at Westminster, with the […]
Push Europe: Poland blocking climate goals!
Campaigners from the Push Europe campaign network held a protest outside the Polish Embassy on Saturday afternoon. They say Poland’s influential coal industry are lobbying the government to block EU climate laws. […]
Will Obama mention climate change in the last TV debate?
A question environmentalists and environmental campaigners have been asking themselves is – would Obama mention climate change in any of the three US Election live TV debates? It did not happen in […]
The Big Idea – community ownership
The rapid melting of The Arctic is a strong reminder about what’s happening to our climate. © Greenpeace / Alex Yallop. We’re in a period of three exceptional big crises: 1) […]