Green Business

By
0

A Washington state company has been honored by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for commercializing energy storage technology developed by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) of Richland. The storage can be used to help make variable wind or solar production more practical for the electric grid. EPA gave a Green…

By
0

The US Navy said wind farms could hinder military flight operations. In a letter to Texas Senator John Cornyn, the Department of the Navy said a study it commissioned has found that student pilot training operations could be hindered by wind turbine technology. Cornyn has filed legislation in the US…

By
0

OSLO: Religious leaders around the world met Monday in Oslo to urge further efforts to fight deforestation that is wiping out thousands of square kilometers of rainforests each year. Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Taoist and Jewish leaders are meeting indigenous people affected by deforestation as well as experts on climate…

By
0

NEW YORK CITY: Major oil producers, including for the first time ExxonMobil, expressed support on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila)afor a new US carbon tax, which could help cut emissions despite President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. In addition to Exxon, BP, Total and Royal Dutch Shell…

By
0

REN21 report says greater capacity installed at 23% lower investment cost A record 161 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy capacity was installed worldwide in 2016, a global status report said, while reductions in the cost of the technology lowered investments by 23 percent. The “Renewables 2017 Global Status Report (GSR)”…

By
0

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has awarded an assistance amount of P214,000 to be used as capital for rice trading by the fisher community group Nursiha (Nurcia, Sibahay, Habag) in Lanuza Bay, Surigao del Sur, under a livelihood proposal developed with the assistance of environmental group Haribon Foundation.…

By
0

THE Haribon Foundation’s ROAD to 2020 forest restoration movement was judged the best environmental project in the Philippines by the Energy Globe on June 5, World Environment Day, topping more than 2,000 submissions from more than 170 countries. The Rainforestation Organizations and Advocates or ROAD to 2020 is an environmental…

By
0

BEIJING: As the United States was withdrawing from the Paris climate pact, China’s clean energy ambitions were being reflected in the launch of the world’s largest floating solar farm. The 40-megawatt power plant has 160,000 panels resting on a lake that emerged after the collapse of a coal mine in…

By
0

Troubled lake continues to decline despite current efforts, studies show THE Department of Science and Technology-National Research Council of the Philippines (DOST-NRCP) has called for a reassessment of policy and further research to improve the condition of Laguna Lake, saying that its studies have shown the health of the nation’s…

1 2 3 15