Deforestation

Searching For Ways To Cut Emissions

March 6, 2011

A new search engine was launched earlier this week and it was designed to help internet users be kind to the environment. Related Posts:No Related Posts Found! Go find some…

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Biofuel Indirect Land Use on European Commission Agenda in 2011

December 22, 2010

To address problematic issues related to indirect land use by biofuel crops, the European Commission today published a report on the topic related to both biofuels and bioliquids. Related Posts:Protest in London Against UK Biofuel SubsidiesCarbon Levels in the Atmosphere Hit Feared MilestoneAustralia Pumps Money Into Aviation Biofuel ResearchBig Solar Power Plans for TunisiaIsraeli Researchers […]

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COP16: Conference Ends To Mixed Reaction

December 13, 2010

It did not attract as much media attention as COP15 in Copenhagen did in 2009. Despite that, or perhaps because of that, COP16 folded on a slightly more positive note than the disappointing edition of the previous year. But the agreement reached may have saved the UN process, Greenpeace said, but not the climate. In […]

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Brazilian Forest Code Under Threat

November 30, 2010

Energy Refuge has contributed an article to Triple Pundit about a proposal to alter Brazil’s legislation that regulates the relationship between farmers and ranchers with the forest coverage on their properties. Related Posts:Amazon Under Threat As Brazil’s Forest Code Is Fast Tracked to RevisionAmazon deforestation falls by 49% in June, officials sayDispatch from Brazil: the […]

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The Difference Between Renewable and Sustainable

September 22, 2010

Climate change, renewable energy, green this, eco that … We are constantly flooded with information about the need to shift towards a different, planet-friendly economy in order to preserve the atmospheric condition in which life as we know it can thrive. Related Posts:Video: Argonne National Laboratory’s Director on Alternative EnergyRichard Branson on Clean EnergyRio+20 Achieves […]

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