The UNEP report sets the pathway for attaining global carbon neutrality…

In a new report, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) says global carbon neutrality could be reached by the second half of the century. Published in November, in advance of the UN conference on climate…

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Danone Brazil’s plant works on biomass

The Poços de Caldas plant, where Danone Brazil manufactures the majority of its dairy products, has been working with a biomass boiler since 2011 – with very positive results for both growth and environmental…

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The Climate Change Conference in Lima paves the way for Paris 2015

The Climate Change Conference “COP20” took place on December 1-12 in Lima, Peru. Before the Paris Climate Change Conference in 2015, COP20 is a crucial time to work on common policies to fight climate…

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Discover the Danone Ecosystem Fund’s projects in Brazil

Latin America’s second-largest economy continues to grow rapidly, but social and environmental issues can hinder development. With four projects each covering a step of Danone’s production chain, the…

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What were the outcomes of the Second International Conference on…

More than half the world’s population is adversely affected by malnutrition. FAO and WHO recently held their second intergovernmental conference to address the world’s nutrition problems in the 21st…

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This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away…

City waterways could provide more space for new habitats in which urban nature can flourish.

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Africa’s largest solar farm is now fully operational!

The Jasper solar farm, located near Kimberley in South Africa, is now the continent's largest solar power project.

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Why developing countries need help to fight climate change

As the Green Climate Fund, which supports developing countries in the fight against climate change, is on the verge of closing its first financing round, the World Bank has just issued a report showing…

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How a small British garden became a mature food forest

Many years ago I picked up a book called The Permaculture Garden, by Graham Bell. I was more than a little hooked by the practical tips and inspiring visions of urban and suburban gardens turned into food…

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The Netherlands just got greener with solar powered bike lanes.…

The Netherlands are renowned for their huge population of cyclists. In fact, 27% of all trips nationwide are taken by bicycle, with higher numbers in cities and rural areas, such asGroningen which possibly…

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