Avoiding palm oil devastation in Latin America

July 23, 2015 by  
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Food producers and environmentalists hope the booming Latin American palm oil plantations will decide to save their lands from devastating deforestation.

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Adobe’s Seattle Office Lands Company’s 9th LEED-Platinum Rating

March 16, 2011 by  
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Digital media software giant Adobe has added another LEED-Platinum green building rating to its tally of top certifications from the U.S. Green Building Council.

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Is the Cancun Climate Conference too Late? Stories from Pakistani Flood Survivors

November 22, 2010 by  
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River Kabul destroyed 250 acres of fertile land only in one village Ghari Momin of Nowshera district (Pakistan) Last year when I was in Australia, attending Al Gore’ training on climate change, I never thought at that time how visible and catastrophic the impacts of climate change can be in our own lives. Living fortunately in one of the greenest areas of Pakistan, Mansehra, I had been observing how time kept on changing our local environment. I observed gradual changes such as decreasing forest cover over the mountains, late start of winter and hot summers just like in the western part of the country.

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Siemens Lands $466M Contract for Green Amtrak Locomotives

November 2, 2010 by  
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Amtrak, the government-owned passenger rail corporation in the U.S., has awarded Siemens a $466 million contract to build 70 electric locomotives with energy efficient features.

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Malaysian Rainforest Tribes Establish ‘Peace Park’ to Push Back Loggers

December 2, 2009 by  
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photo: Bruno Manser Fonds Here’s one solution to holding back loggers: Bruno Manser Fonds reports seventeen Penan communities in Sarawak, Borneo , Malaysia have proclaimed a new tropical forest reserve on their lands. The newly inaugurated Penan Peace Park will preserve their last remaining undisturbed forests from development, allowing tourism and preserving their culture…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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