Associated Press

Αποτελέσματα 1 - 9 | από συνολικά 9
18 05 2024 | 10:58

New Liberia forest boss plans to increase exports, denies working with war criminal

Liberia, West Africa's most forested country, has a long history of illegal logging, which the country's regulator, the Forestry Development Authority, has repeatedly struggled to confront. So, it…

08 05 2024 | 08:06

New rule compels US coal-fired power plants to capture emissions – or shut down

Coal-fired power plants would be forced to capture smokestack emissions or shut down under a rule issued on Thursday by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

27 04 2024 | 06:33

EPA moves to make US polluters pay for cleanup of two forever chemicals

The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday designated two forever chemicals that have been used in cookware, carpets and firefighting foams as hazardous substances, an action intended to ensure…

05 07 2023 | 08:02

Biden’s efforts to clear wildfire fuel in US forests are falling short

Using chainsaws, heavy machinery and controlled burns, the Biden administration is trying to turn the tide on worsening wildfires in the US west through a multibillion-dollar cleanup of forests…

30 06 2023 | 06:03

Ugandan Ban on Charcoal-Making Disrupts Lucrative but Destructive Businessc

  GULU, UGANDA —  The charcoal makers in the forests of northern Uganda fled into the bush, temporarily abandoning their precious handiwork: multiple heaps of timber yet to be processed. The…

31 05 2023 | 07:52

Climate breakdown made southern Asia heatwave at least 2C hotter, study finds

A searing heatwave in parts of southern Asia in April was made at least 30 times more likely by climate breakdown, according to a study by international scientists. Unusually high temperatures of up…

20 06 2022 | 11:23

Να «κλείνουν τους διακόπτες» για δύο ώρες ζητά από 8 εκατ. ανθρώπους ο υπ. Ενέργειας

Αντιμέτωποι με ελλείψεις ηλεκτρικής ενέργειας βρίσκονται οι κάτοικοι της πολιτείας της Νέας Νότιας Ουαλίας (στην οποία βρίσκεται και το Σίδνεϊ, η μεγαλύτερη πόλη της χώρας), με την τοπική κυβέρνηση…

02 06 2022 | 10:22

At least 91 dead in Brazil floods and landslides with many more missing

The death toll from floods in north-eastern Brazil could rise to more than 100 after authorities in Pernambuco state confirmed 91 deaths with many more people missing. Hundreds of state and federal…