Greenpeace International

Type: Organization
Name: Greenpeace International (Greenpeace)
Nationality: Netherlands
Web Address: http://www.greenpeace.org/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Greenpeace
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Greenpeace staff want director dismissed ! GASP !

Read the StoryMore than 40 staff members and campaign leaders from Greenpeace Netherlands are still demanding that international program director Pascal Husting be dismissed. Husting came under fire last month for his choice to fly between his home ... [Published Mukilteo Beacon.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

In pictures: Greenpeace fleet "Rainbow Warrior III"

People wait to visit the Greenpeace fleet "Rainbow Warrior III" at the port of Koper, Slovenia, on July 25, 2014. The ship will be open to the public for two days in support of the local Greenpeace campaign for renewable energy sources "The sun is free".(Xinhua/Zhao ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 6 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Greenpeace airship flies Montana’s skies: “Coal exports fuel climate change, Keep our coal in the ground”

Today, Greenpeace took to the skies in Billings, Montana, as part of the Magic City Balloon Festival, to highlight the risks of coal exports and mining in the Western United States.Montana is at the center of a make or break fight for the climate. As ... [Published Greenpeace USA - 12 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Greenpeace Supports Solar Power Energy Independence For Village in India

– Today, at a ceremony attended by thousands in a small village in Bihar, India, Greenpeace India and partners BASIX and CEED launched a solar-powered micro-grid that could be a game-changing model for bringing reliable energy to millions around the ... [Published Direct Marketing Association - 14 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Don't scrap Europe's chief scientific adviser - opinion - 25 July 2014

Groups opposed to genetically modified crops want the European Commission to drop its chief science adviser. Bad idea, says science advocate Síle Lane If you can't change the science, change the scientists. This is what nine groups opposed to genetically ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 14 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

War of letters over call to abolish EC scientific adviser role

_ Battle lines are being drawn in scientific communities across Europe after an open letter from NGOs earlier this week called into question the need for a chief scientific adviser working for the president of the European Commission. On Friday their ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 5 reports

China’s Coal-To-Gas Plan May Increase CO2 Levels

China has the world’s largest deposits of coal.  You would think having access to almost limitless energy reserves would be a good thing for China as it seeks to keep its economy growing. The Chinese people want jobs and cars and modern cities, they want ... [Published Gas 2 - 15 hours ago]
Entities: China, Carbon Dioxide, Coal
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

The nuclear industry isn’t planning for the next unthinkable catastrophe

A new report from the US  National  Academy of Sciences says not enough is being done to prevent worst case scenario nuclear accidents. We agree.A year after the Fukushima nuclear disaster began in March 2011……the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry in ... [Published Greenpeace USA - 16 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Greenpeace staff call on top executive to quit for commuting by plane | Environment

Over 40 Greenpeace staff have called on one of the organisation's top executives to quit because of the damage caused by the revelation that he was commuting to work by plane.In June, the Guardian reported[1] that Pascal Husting, Greenpeace's international ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 4 reports

China’s energy plans ‘to add another 13% to current emissions’

BEIJING — China’s plans for 50 coal gasification plants will produce an estimated 1.1 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide per year and contribute significantly to climate change, a report released by Greenpeace East Asia showed.The plants, aimed in part ... [Published Today Online - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Greenpeace in Turmoil Over Management’s Huge Carbon Footprint

Greenpeace is in turmoil after more than 40 staff signed a letter calling two of the group’s most senior officials to resign. The group faced ridicule last month after it emerged that Husting chose to regularly fly between his home in Luxembourg and work ... [Published PrisonPlanet - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

New Greenpeace ad shows Nemo trapped in blender as protest

| Updated: 23:12 EST, 23 July 2014Nemo, the beloved clownfish from the Pixar film Finding Nemo, is centre stage once again but this time as part of an environmental protest.Greenpeace Australia Pacific has released an ad in a bid to stop a 'monstrous ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 24 2014]

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The description below the video reads: "Life for this fish was, quite literally, going swimmingly. But now, his home on the Great Barrier Reef is under threat. Indian-owned coal giant Adani wants to dredge and dump 3 million cubic metres of sea-floor in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area to make way for a new coal terminal."
...com, has grown since its launch in 2006 into one of the largest digital ecosystems of the online world," the report notes. "Unfortunately, AWS has dropped further and further behind its competitors in building an internet that runs on renewable sources of energy, estimated at only 15%, and is the least transparent of any company we evaluated."
...Reef scientist Terry Hughes told the Australian Senate that "... based on the science, large amounts of dredging will simply hasten the ongoing decline of the Great Barrier Reef." Scientists say that since 1986, the reef has lost half its living coral, and could lose 95 per cent of its coral by 2050 should ocean temperatures increase...
"Global success hasn’t made Karl Ove Knausgaard's 'struggle' easier. Half of his family won’t speak to him." Photograph: Ulf Andersen/

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How Greenpeace landed itself in serious legal t... [Published Mukilteo Beacon.com - 5 hours ago]
Greenpeace staff want director dismissed ! G... [Published Mukilteo Beacon.com - 5 hours ago]
In pictures: Greenpeace fleet "Rainbow Warrior ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 6 hours ago]
EWG Honors Hollie Russon Gilman for Excellence ... [Published Environmental Working Group - 9 hours ago]
Sustainability is Becoming a Key Part of Decisi... [Published Brandchannel.com - 11 hours ago]
Greenpeace puts Nemo in a blender! [Published Practical Fishkeeping - 12 hours ago]
Four things you can only see in the Arctic [Published Greenpeace USA - 12 hours ago]
Greenpeace airship flies Montana’s skies: “Coal... [Published Greenpeace USA - 12 hours ago]
Play Time! Green Living Guide to green toys [Published Greenpeace USA - 12 hours ago]
Why the Amazon Fire Is the Dirtiest Smartphone [Published Motherboard Magazine - 13 hours ago]
Greenpeace Supports Solar Power Energy Independ... [Published Direct Marketing Association - 14 hours ago]
Nokia creates an organic charger for the Lumia 930 [Published GSMArena.com - 14 hours ago]
Heaviest Polluter Australia Puts The Boots To C... [Published Huffington Post Canada - 14 hours ago]
Don't scrap Europe's chief scientific adviser -... [Published DailyMe.Com - 14 hours ago]
The double life of the writer with a family | C... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 14 hours ago]
Greenpeace airship in Montana: “Coal exports fu... [Published Greenpeace USA - 14 hours ago]
Crosswords rock | @guardianletters [Published Guardian.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
China’s Coal-To-Gas Plan May Increase CO2 Levels [Published Gas 2 - 15 hours ago]
Don't scrap Europe's chief scientific adviser [Published New Scientist - 15 hours ago]
China Coal Market [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - 15 hours ago]
War of letters over call to abolish EC scientif... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
In pictures: Seeing light after 33 years of dar... [Published GreenPeace UK - 15 hours ago]
Experts: Local activism, political measures nee... [Published Illegal Logging - 15 hours ago]
China's planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over... [Published Greenpeace USA - 16 hours ago]
The nuclear industry isn’t planning for the nex... [Published Greenpeace USA - 16 hours ago]
The nuclear industry isn’t planning for the nex... [Published Greenpeace news - 16 hours ago]
The nuclear industry isn’t planning for the nex... [Published The Greenpeace weblog - 16 hours ago]
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The nuclear industry isn’t planning for the nex... [Published Greenpeace news - 16 hours ago]
A new report from the US National Academy of Sciences says not enough is being done to prevent worst case scenario nuclear accidents. We agree. A year after the Fukushima nuclear disaster began in March 2011… …the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry ...
The nuclear industry isn’t planning for the nex... [Published The Greenpeace weblog - 16 hours ago]
A new report from the US National Academy of Sciences says not enough is being done to prevent worst case scenario nuclear accidents. We agree. A year after the Fukushima nuclear disaster began in March 2011… …the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry ...
China's planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over... [Published The Greenpeace weblog - 18 hours ago]
There is a potential storm on the horizon of China's energy policy: coal-to-gas. There could be 50 coal-to-gas projects operational within the next decade, producing 225 billion cubic metres of synthetic natural gas [SNG] per year, if all of ...
China's planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over... [Published Greenpeace news - 18 hours ago]
There is a potential storm on the horizon of China's energy policy: coal-to-gas. There could be 50 coal-to-gas projects operational within the next decade, producing 225 billion cubic metres of synthetic natural gas [SNG] per year, if all of ...
BIG NEW THREAT TO CLIMATE FROM COAL-TO-GAS IN C... [Published NewEnergyNews - 20 hours ago]
China’s planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over one billion tons of CO2Christine Ottery, 23 July 2014 (GreenPeace)"There is a potential storm on the horizon of China’s energy policy: coal-to-gas…[If the 50 planned coal-to-gas projects are operational ...
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