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06/11/07 Greenpeace – Scandalul OMG in Asia

GMO Rice: An Economic and Ecological Time Bomb– Greenpeace Bayer GMO rice scandal could cost industry over $1.2 billion Manila/Bangkok , 6 November 2007—Greenpeace today warned of an impending economic and ecological disaster should plans to introduce and commercialize genetically modified (GMO) rice in the Southeast Asian region succeed. Citing a recent report by an independent economist, Greenpeace said that ...

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05/11/07 WWF – Europa trebuie sa-si asume responsabilitatea pentru protectia padurilor (en)

Europe must take responsibility for global forest protection – WWF Warsaw, Poland – With the world’s forests facing ever increasing threats from climate change and pressing demands such as bio-fuels, WWF is calling on Europe, as a major wood importer and consumer, to take more responsibility in tackling deforestation, particularly in the tropics. Europe must also develop comprehensive strategies for ...

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NRG si Powerspan vor construi o unitate de captare a CO2 in Texas

Anticipand viitoarea legislatie referitoare la reducerea emisiilor de dioxid de carbon, NRG Energy Inc si Powerspan Corp vor construi, la o centrala pe baza de ardere a carbonului din Texas, o facilitate de captare a dioxidului de carbon. Tehnologia companiei Powerspan utilizeaza o solutie pe baza de amoniac pentru a capta 90% din cantitatea de emisii de dioxid de carbon ale centralei. Pana la aceasta data, tehnologia a fost folosita doar la scara mica – pana la 5 megawati – dar noul proiect de la centrala WA Parish a NRG din Texas consta intr-o unitate de 125 de megawati. Tehnolog

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05/11/07 Liviu Verziu – Gunoaiele au trecut, asteptam zapada!

Gunoaiele au trecut, asteptam zapada! Sambata si duminica, 3-4 noiembrie, 70 de voluntari din Romania, dar si din Bulgaria, au participat la o actiune de ecologizare a zonei din jurul orasului Busteni. Peste 350 de saci au fost stransi pe parcursul celor 2 zile, reprezentand aproximativ 3 tone de deseuri. Ambalajele, recipientele de plastic, deseurile de metale, resturile menajere au ...

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05/11/07 Greenpeace – Legea energiei regenerabile in Filipine

Greenpeace to Senate: it’s time to pass the RE Bill Manila, 5 November 2007–Greenpeace activists dressed as clocks marched into the Senate compound today to remind the Philippine government to immediately pass the Renewable Energy (RE) Bill ahead of the most important political meeting on climate change in Indonesia this December, to help combat the grave impacts of climate change ...

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05/11/07 Greenpeace – Salvati padurile si clima

SAVE OUR FORESTS, SAVE OUR CLIMATE Greenpeace launches Forest Defenders Satellite Station in Jakarta Jakarta, 3 November 2007 – Greenpeace today launched Forest Defenders Camp Satellite Station (FDCSS) at the Monas Park in Jakarta. The FDCSS will exhibit the beauty and destruction of the pristine rain forests of Indonesia and the impacts on biodiversity and climate, with photos, cultural performances, ...

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