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Plastic Water Bottles Causing Flood of Harm to Our Environment.

Norm Schriever | Posted 09.28.2013 | Green
Norm Schriever

The damage from the bottled water industry isn't just to our intelligence and our wallets; it's also to the world we live in. We're severely harming the land, air and water around us, while the rest of the world pays the price for our thoughtless over-consumption.

'Green News Report' - July 25, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.24.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'...

'Green News Report' - July 23, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.22.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'...

'Green News Report' - July 18, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.17.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'...

Russia, Ukraine Block Sanctuaries in Antarctic Waters

John Hocevar | Posted 09.15.2013 | Green
John Hocevar

More than 1.3 million people around the world have joined the global call for Antarctic marine protection with thousands taking action through online petitions and emails from around the world.

If You Want to Breathe Clean Air, Senate Reform and Democracy Matter

Philip Radford | Posted 09.14.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

Grinding the federal government to a halt by abusing the filibuster is just one of the strategies that a handful of fossil fuel companies are using to undermine our democracy to keep their near-monopoly status in politics.

Greenpeace Activists Occupy French Nuclear Plant

AP | Posted 09.13.2013 | Green

PARIS — Greenpeace activists occupied a French nuclear power plant site before dawn Monday – a media stunt deeply embarrassing to the gove...

Branson, McCartney, Other Big Names Unite On New Social Good Platform

The Huffington Post | Nader Salass | Posted 07.15.2013 | Impact

The best prizes at nonprofit auctions typically go to the biggest bidders. A recently launched fundraising platform, however, is democratizing the sys...

'Green News Report' - July 11, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.10.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'...

Activists Attempt To Scale Europe's Tallest Building

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 09.09.2013 | World

Protesters from Greenpeace are attempting to scale The Shard in London. The six women started to climb the outside of Europe's tallest building in ...

Japan Threatens to Restart Nuclear Power Plants

Tina Gerhardt | Posted 09.09.2013 | World
Tina Gerhardt

The nuclear power plants are subject to safety tests and have to upgrade plants to ensure that they address the risks of earthquakes and tsunamis. Not all are convinced the measures are enough or the oversight is applied thoroughly.

President Obama's Climate Action Plan

Tina Gerhardt | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Tina Gerhardt

While the Keystone pipeline was not mentioned in the Climate Action Plan, President Obama did refer to it in his talk, stating that it was not mentioned because the decision about it lies with the State Department. If it is passed, it has to have proven benefits for the U.S., he said.

For Our Future, Today Can't Be Obama's Final #ActOnClimate

Philip Radford | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

While much of the president's statement will be old policies repackaged, new carbon standards on power plants are one of the biggest steps that the president can take. The battle lines have been drawn.

U.S. Coal Exports Causing Death in Europe

Justin Guay | Posted 08.14.2013 | Green
Justin Guay

Co-authored by Lauri Myllyvirta Greenpeace International Increasing coal burning in Europe caused 2,000 additional premature deaths, with exports fro...

A Breakthrough in How We Work to Protect Our Oceans

Philip Radford | Posted 08.11.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

The Bering Sea is known to scientists and conservationists as one of the most remarkable places on Earth. But as of this week, the Bering Sea is remarkable for another reason -- it's the impetus for a an amazing breakthrough in the way we work to protect our oceans.

Trader Joe's Appeases Greenpeace... Sort of

Zester Daily | Posted 06.04.2013 | Taste
Zester Daily

Trader Joe's has rocketed from 15th to third place on Greenpeace's 2013 sustainable seafood scorecard based largely on the retailer's decision to sharply reduce its sale of red-listed items and establish tougher standards for the seafood it purchases, whether wild or farmed.

The Best & Worst Supermarkets For Sustainable Seafood

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 05.30.2013 | Green

Greenpeace has released its annual "Carting Away The Oceans" report, which scores supermarkets on their commitment to sustainable seafood. In an era i...

Apple's Tax Avoidance: 'Not Illegal' Does Not Mean Moral, Right or Acceptable

Brian Levin | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics
Brian Levin

Our government is not always going to protect us from everything that may be harmful or close loopholes to make our tax system more equitable and fair. That is just the way our system works. But, that is where all of us come in

PHOTOS: Greenpeace Images Showcase Breathtaking Biodiversity

Posted 05.25.2013 | Green

Greenpeace has released some stunning images of Indonesian forests and marine life in celebration of the International Day for Biological Diversity (I...

Unreliable Sources 4: How the Media Help the Kochs & ExxonMobil Spread Climate Disinformation

Elliott Negin | Posted 11.05.2014 | Media
Elliott Negin

Despite the fact that more journalists are now aware of the Koch brothers, many still miss the fact that Americans for Prosperity is just one of approximately 40 think tanks and advocacy groups the Kochs underwrite to promote their climate and energy agenda.

An Open Letter to the Congressional Committee Investigating Politically-Motivated IRS Audits

Philip Radford | Posted 07.17.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

Greenpeace is offering to testify about being the target of politically motivated audits in 2004, because regardless of which party holds power, these abuses are egregious and must stop.

Trader Joe's Seafood Promise to Greenpeace Still Murky

Zester Daily | Posted 07.13.2013 | Taste
Zester Daily

Although Trader Joe's is moving in the right direction, I can't go there today and pick up fish fillets for dinner without worrying about whether I am contributing to the degradation of the ocean.

Accounting Trick on Methane Is Deadly for the Climate

Kyle Ash | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics
Kyle Ash

Politicians use accounting tricks to make us think their paltry efforts are worth a damn. For one, they dilute the annual impact of climate pollution by spreading it over 100 years. If we don't make serious progress within the decade, however, what we do afterward will be moot.

Will Repairs to the Oconee Nuclear Plant Cost Duke Energy a Billion Dollars?

Philip Radford | Posted 07.03.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

Duke Energy and government regulators have been hiding a not-so-little secret from the people of the Carolinas.

GOP, Chamber of Commerce and Fox News: Did They Play a Role in the Fertilizer Plant Deaths?

Art Levine | Posted 06.26.2013 | Green
Art Levine

The evidence is now overwhelming that lax enforcement was abetted by the seven state and Federal agencies that looked the other way or failed to see its 270 tons of potentially explosive ammonium nitrate.