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LA REPUBBLICA – European chemical manufacturers are covertly venting huge quantities of the powerful ‘super greenhouse gas’ HFC-23, according to a study.
REUTERS – Azerbaijan’s best bet for piping natural gas to western Europe from the Caspian Sea is the Nabucco West project, Industry and Energy Minister Natik Aliyev said.
VILLAGGIO GLOBALE- EC will publish a detailed plan for water policy, to reduce leakage of public water in European member states, and improve management of this ever more prized resource.
VILLAGGIO GLOBALE – EU Commission outlined a new way forward for a constructive engagement in the Arctic zone. Climate change, Sustainable development and Research are the key words.
VILLAGGIO GLOBALE – According to a new report by Global Witness, at least one person is being killed in an environmental dispute around the world each week as the battle for land becomes increasingly.
AFFARI ITALIANI – According to a report by GAIA, the EU’s clean development mechanism is supporting waste projects in developing countries that threaten livelihoods and cause toxic emissions
CANALE ENERGIA – The latest international climate change talks ended in disagreement and disappointment, with some participants concerned about future decisions to save the planet
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR / IPS – Europe’s carbon trading system was supposed to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions. But at least one of its methods for doing so may actually have increased those emissions.
FRIENDS OF EARTH – A new report by Friends of the Earth reveals widespread violations of people’s rights and environmental destruction from a land grab project initially funded by the World Bank in Uganda.