Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
February 13, 2015 Monster Hurricanes Once Plagued East Coast and May ReturnSource: NBC News
While Europe was going through the Middle Ages, America's East Coast was being pummeled by hurricanes at least as intense as Katrina every 40 years or so, climate detectives say.
February 13, 2015 New York Fashion Week Drops the Ball On SustainabilitySource: Huff Post
For New Yorkers, the arrival of February means Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is right around the corner. With the first shows just days away, Soho is already abuzz as press, models, designers and industry insiders are set to descend...
February 12, 2015 Brazilians hoard water, prepare for possible drastic rationingSource: Reuters
Brazilians are hoarding water in their apartments, drilling homemade wells and taking other emergency measures to prepare for forced rationing that appears likely and could leave taps dry for up to five days a week because of a...
February 12, 2015 Coke, Pepsi and the new front in the cola warsSource: CBS News
When most people think about rivalries in the carbonated beverage industry, they think of the "cola wars," the never-ending battle for market supremacy between Coca-Cola (KO) and PepsiCo (PEP) especially, as well as Dr Pepper...
Reuters - The last time nations tried to work out a deal to combat climate change, in Copenhagen in 2009, draft texts ended up unmanageably long at 200 pages, said Alden Meyer of the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî....
February 12, 2015 US Targets $1B Chinese Subsidies With Massive WTO Case
Law 360 - Law360, New York (February 11, 2015, 11:53 AM ET) -- The Obama administration on Wednesday filed a new complaint against China at the îWorld Trade Organizationî, crying foul over Beijing's wide-ranging...
February 12, 2015 EU Shutters Most Coal, Natural Gas Power in Six Years
Bloomberg - (Bloomberg) -- European utilities shut more coal and natural gas power plants in 2014 than in any year since at least 2009 amid falling demand for electricity and tougher pollution curbs, according to Bloomberg...
February 12, 2015 Warning Sounded on Heavy Metals in Chocolates
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting - The Oakland, Calif.-based consumer group îAs You Sowî is expanding its fight today. Under Californiaâs Proposition 65 â which requires warnings on products...
February 12, 2015 U.S. poised to withdraw long-standing warnings about cholesterol in dietSource: Philly.com
WASHINGTON - The nation's top nutrition advisory panel has decided to drop its caution about eating cholesterol-laden food, a move that could undo almost 40 years of government warnings about its consumption.
February 12, 2015 Obama looks to raise $2 billion in climate change investmentsSource: Reuters
The Obama administration on Tuesday set a goal of raising $2 billion in philanthropic investments to fight climate change, including technologies to slash carbon emissions.
CONTENT BEING DEVELOPED
[What would you find useful here?]
Please send suggestions to:
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | SUBSCRIBE TO SUSTAINABILITY HIGHLIGHTS NEWSLETTER | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|