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EU aims to “give humanity a fighting chance” with catch-all climate plan
World

EU aims to “give humanity a fighting chance” with catch-all climate plan

BRUSSELS, July 14 (Reuters) – European Union policymakers on Wednesday unveiled their most ambitious plan yet to tackle climate change,…
Methane menace: Aerial survey spots ‘super-emitter’ landfills
Environment

Methane menace: Aerial survey spots ‘super-emitter’ landfills

LOS ANGELES, June 18 (Reuters) – The US waste-management industry has become a darling of environmentally minded investors for its…
Sri Lanka braces for environmental disaster as ship sinks
World

Sri Lanka braces for environmental disaster as ship sinks

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Authorities in Sri Lanka were trying to head off a potential environmental disaster Thursday as…
Egypt approves $200 million loan for air pollution project
Environment

Egypt approves $200 million loan for air pollution project

The Egyptian House of Representatives’ Energy and Environment Committee on Tuesday approved a US$200 million loan agreement signed between Egypt…
California groups track face masks, gloves bound for ocean
World

California groups track face masks, gloves bound for ocean

PACIFICA, Calif. (AP) — Disposable masks, gloves and other types of personal protective equipment are safeguarding untold lives during the…
Amid sandstorm, elderly, people with respiratory diseases advised to avoid the outdoors
Egypt

Amid sandstorm, elderly, people with respiratory diseases advised to avoid the outdoors

Egypt’s Ministry of Environment on Sunday advised elderly people, children, and those with chest and respiratory diseases to avoid being…
Volunteers mobilize to clean Israel’s tar-coated beaches
Middle East

Volunteers mobilize to clean Israel’s tar-coated beaches

PALMACHIM BEACH, Israel (AP) — A small Israeli task force scoured the sands of a nature reserve along Israel’s Mediterranean…
Israel shuts Mediterranean shore after oil devastates coast
Middle East

Israel shuts Mediterranean shore after oil devastates coast

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel closed all its Mediterranean beaches until further notice on Sunday, days after an offshore oil spill…
Baby whale found dead on beach south of Israel’s Tel Aviv
Middle East

Baby whale found dead on beach south of Israel’s Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israeli officials have said that a dead whale has washed up on a beach south…
Elon Musk wants clean power. But Tesla’s carrying bitcoin’s dirty baggage
Environment

Elon Musk wants clean power. But Tesla’s carrying bitcoin’s dirty baggage

LONDON (Reuters) – Tesla boss Elon Musk is a poster child of low-carbon technology. Yet the electric carmaker’s backing of…
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