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Energy dominated headlines in 2013 but climate change was almost invisible

The absence of a climate change narrative from public figures means the issue has fallen off the radar for many people. Will business and politicians step up in 2014?<p>In 2013, energy was rarely far from the headlines. From the Treasury's enthusiasm for a new dash-for-gas based on 'fracking' …

The World Health Organization Declares Air Pollution an Official Carcinogen

It’s official – air pollution causes cancer. The World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) just announced that …

Germany's clean energy drive fails to curb 'dirty' coal power | DW | 07.01.2014

The share of German electricity generated from environmentally dirty brown coal rose 6.5 percent year-on-year in 2013, soaring to its highest level …

Renewable Energy

What California's New Fracking Rules Would Do (And Not Do)

<b>New requirements in proposed fracking rules:</b><p>Oil companies must apply for a permit before fracking and disclose where it will take place, how much …

A New Strategy to Improve Water Quality—One Targeted Watershed at a Time | World Resources Institute

Water quality in the United States remains a major environmental and policy challenge. Water pollution is also a growing and serious problem across …

Scientists Find 7,300-Mile Mercury Contamination ‘Bullseye’ Around Canadian Tar Sands

Just one week after Al Jazeera discovered that regulatory responsibility for Alberta, Canada’s controversial tar sands would be handed over to a …

Environmental Health Perspectives

Featured News<p>Recent Research<p>Evaluation of Prenatal Exposure to Bisphenol Analogues on Development and Long-Term Health of the Mammary Gland in Female …

Is nuclear power the answer on climate change?

The Great Debate<p>« Previous Post<p>Seize this crisis to push South Sudan reform<p>Next Post »<p>Of Christie and political vendettas<p>25 comments<p>We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, …

Sustainability must join health and safety as a core business value

Fifty years ago, a phrase such as "safety begins with you" would have drawn many blank looks in any workplace. Though no official records were kept at the time, the US Department of Labor estimates that in 1970, around 14,000 workers were killed on the job. Getting hurt – or worse – at work was …

Sustainability

Startup Clinkle Gets $25 Million to Create Mobile Payment Standard

A startup founded by a recent Stanford grad has scored $25 million in funding from several top Silicon Valley venture capitalists to solve the …

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