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Decline of England’s natural environment ‘hits economy’

England's natural environment is in decline and its deterioration is harming the economy, an independent advisory group has told the government. The Natural Capital Committee says pressures will rise with…

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UN Geneva Talks End With Draft Text For Climate Deal, Negotiations…

U.N. negotiations in Geneva on Friday produced an early draft negotiating some of the terms for the climate summit in Paris, next December. The 86-page document builds further on negotiations that began…

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Does Sustainability need to be at every level ?

The Economist Intelligence Unit published a report about best practices within which businesses are incorporating responsibilities into their operations. The second in a series of reports commissioned…

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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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Organic farming can feed the world if done right, scientists claim

Organic farming is much more productive than previously thought, according to a new analysis of agricultural studies that challenges the conventional “biased” view that pesticide-free agriculture cannot…

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Your Food Is Going To Be Grown By Robots, As They Take Over The…

Self-driving tractors. Robots that do the weeding. The days of the farmhand may be numbered.

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Clean tech is better for economic growth than fossil fuels (take…

Anti-greens often try to make economic arguments against the big spring-cleaning that our civilization is going through. How dare we invest in clean technology? Don't we know that it's bad for the economy!…

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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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“We aim to help the farmers develop their activity long-term”

Four questions to Abderrazak Halfaoui, project manager of H’lib Dzair, Danone Ecosystem Fund’s new project in Algeria.

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