All posts by Mike Hosey

Corporate Giants Pressure EU to Set 35% Renewable Energy Target

In the build-up to a meeting of EU energy ministers in Brussels next week, a number of corporate giants have called on the EU to set a target of 35% renewable energy supply by 2030. Google, Amazon, IKEA, Unilever, and many more have all called on energy ministers to raise the current 27% target for ...

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Strawless in Seattle

An industry-led campaign playing on the famous 'Sleepless in Seattle' movie has succeeded in banning plastic straws and utensils being given handed out with food and drink. The ban will come into force in July 2018 with fines for businesses that do not offer these alternative options to customers. However, over 200 businesses are already getting ...

London: The Worlds First National Park City?

London: The World's first National Park city. Sounds crazy, right? When we think of National Parks in the UK we think of wide open green spaces, lots of trees, lots of nature, certainly not the UK capital. But bear with me, it actually makes more sense than you might think. The Greater London National Park ...

Coral Bleaching in Western Australia

Australia. Home to the Great Barrier Reef and many other world-famous coral reefs. Coral reefs are some of the most biodiverse areas in the world. They only cover 0.1% of the ocean, yet support 25% of global marine species. In recent years, however, they have been affected by coral bleaching. Coral bleaching is a process ...

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