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07 08 2022 | 09:22

Earth hits 'Overshoot Day' ; NGOs warn the rest of 2022 will be lived in resource deficit

Dubbed "Earth Overshoot Day," Thursday marks a tipping point when people have used up "all that ecosystems can regenerate in one year," according to the Global Footprint Network and WWF. Mankind…

07 08 2022 | 08:43

Rich countries failed to meet their climate funding goal

BRUSSELS,  (Reuters) - Rich nations failed to meet a long-standing pledge to deliver $100 billion to help poorer countries cope with climate change, the OECD said on Friday. Back in 2009, developed…

04 08 2022 | 18:37

WHO launches appeal to respond to urgent health needs in the greater Horn of Africa

Millions of lives are in peril, including children. US$ 123.7 million is needed for the health agency’s response until December 2022. The health and lives of people in the greater Horn of Africa are…

28 07 2022 | 20:49

Global electricity demand growth expected to slow to 2.4% in 2022

Global electricity demand is expected to grow by 2.4% in 2022 after last year’s 6% increase, bringing it in line with its average growth rate over the five years prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, the…

28 07 2022 | 20:32

How the plastic industry turned the pandemic to its advantage

With its products proving indispensable to combatting Covid-19, the plastics business is reinvigorated. What will it take to bring this major polluter to heel? There are only two reasons that the…

22 07 2022 | 10:05

Το υδρογόνο είναι καθ' οδόν

Τα έτη 2020 έως 2022 οδηγούμαστε σε μια νέα εποχή καμπής. Η πανδημία του COVID-19 και η εισβολή της Ρωσίας στην Ουκρανία σηματοδοτούν ιστορικά ορόσημα που τείνουν να αλλάξουν και να αναπροσαρμόσουν…

12 07 2022 | 07:26

UN warns of ‘looming hunger catastrophe’ due to Russian blockade

A looming hunger catastrophe is set to explode over the next two years, creating the risk of unprecedented global political pressure, the executive director of the UN World Food Programme has warned.

08 07 2022 | 07:26

Tom Morton Drives His 62 KWh Nissan Leaf 345 KM Non-Stop From Kisumu To Nairobi!

Kenya is one of the best places for electric vehicles. The grid is very green, with over 90% of electricity generated from renewable energy sources such as hydro, geothermal, wind, and some utility-…

05 07 2022 | 08:44

First Kenyan wins Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation for portable vaccine fridge

Portable, solar-powered fridge solution to store and transport medicines wins the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation The winner, Norah Magero, is the first Kenyan to win the award Applications…

05 07 2022 | 07:39

Energy demand and carbon emissions bounce back to pre-pandemic levels, BP says

Global energy demand and carbon emissions bounced back to around pre-pandemic levels in 2021, reversing the reduction in 2020 resulting from the coronavirus pandemic as global economies recover, BP…

29 06 2022 | 10:07

Εκπομπές CO2: Εκτίναξη κατά 6,3% στην ΕΕ από τη χρήση ενέργειας το 2021

Εκτινάχθηκαν κατά 6,3% οι εκπομπές διοξειδίου του άνθρακα (CO2) από την καύση ορυκτών καυσίμων στην ΕΕ για παραγωγή ενέργειας, το 2021, όταν άρθηκαν τα περισσότερα μέτρα περιορισμού της COVID-19 από…

14 06 2022 | 09:18

How Climate Change Fuels Global Hunger

The Link Between Climate Change and Hunger Crises

03 06 2022 | 12:30

Επισιτιστική κρίση: σταματήστε να ταΐζετε φόβους

Ο πόλεμος δεν είναι ευκαιρία κερδοφορίας

01 06 2022 | 17:51

IEEFA: India's renewable energy journey: Two steps forward, one step back

Renewable energy now forms a quarter of India’s total installed power capacity – 110 gigawatts (GW) as of March 2022 – and accounts for 13% of the country’s electricity generation. Under the 2015…

01 06 2022 | 10:57

Κλιματική αλλαγή: Σοβαρές επιπτώσεις από την παραγωγή τσιγάρων

Το πρόβλημα του καπνίσματος παύει πλέον να αφορά το άτομο και γίνεται «πρόβλημα υγείας» ολόκληρου του πλανήτη, καθώς πέραν της ατμοσφαιρικής ρύπανσης που προκαλεί ή της μόλυνσης του περιβάλλοντος από…

21 05 2022 | 07:10

6 Ways the G20 Can Maximize the Role of Forests in Climate Action

Despite current targets and commitments to combat climate change, global temperatures look set to increase by 2.4°C by 2100 — way above the Paris Agreement target. Climate action has never been more…

18 05 2022 | 18:31

Why artificial intelligence is vital in the race to meet the SDGs

Seven years have passed since world leaders met in New York and agreed 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to resolve major challenges including poverty, hunger, inequality, climate change and…

18 05 2022 | 18:13

Solar power prices are falling. What does this mean for our household electricity bills?

After a long decade of year-on-year increases in power prices throughout the country, the cost of electricity is forecast to fall in most places. How far it falls — and how quickly — depends on lots…

14 05 2022 | 06:59

Why millions of people across Africa are facing extreme hunger

Drought and conflict have left record numbers of people in the Horn of Africa and Sahel regions in dire need of aid, with women and children facing the brunt of the crises. The world must act now to…