Greenpeace

Flume, Dune Rats, and more design charity tees for Falls Festival - Music News - triple j

A number of artists on the stacked Falls Festival line-up are helping out some great causes with some specially designed threads.<p>Flume, Dune Rats, …

Music (Australia)

Companies have no chance of meeting commitments to stop palm oil deforestation, report finds

Swathes of rainforest are being destroyed to make palm oil that ends up in thousands of household products and foods, a decade after a landmark …

Environment

Amid Russian Denials, Greenpeace Demands Probe into Source of Nuclear Radiation

Greenpeace called for an investigation on Tuesday into the possible concealment of a nuclear incident in southern Russia, after Russian …

Liberal View

Greenpeace issues warning to seismic survey ship

Greenpeace is warning the seismic survey ship <i>Amazon Warrior</i> will be challenged when it enters New Zealand waters.<p>The ship is coming to undertake a …

New Zealand News

Soft focus, subversive unease: how Greenpeace parodied the iconic Coca-Cola Christmas ad

Greenpeace’s latest film tackles ocean plastic pollution through spoofing a festive medium known to the entire Western world: the famed Coca-Cola …

Coca-Cola

Greenpeace slams Coca-Cola's 110 billion plastic bottles a year with sassy Christmas advert

Coca-Cola produces around 110 billion plastic bottles every year, many of which end up in the ocean.<p>Greenpeace has released a "new and improved" …

Advertising

Why Greenpeace projected a hologram on TD Bank headquarters

Early Friday, Greenpeace activists projected a 15-foot hologram outside TD Bank's HQ on Bay Street, asking the financer to back away from the Trans …

Kinder Morgan

To Divinity and Back: Nepal’s Living Goddess Returns to Normal Life

The transition back to ‘normal’ social life is difficult. Society continues to fear or revere the little girl, despite her ‘return’ to a human …

Establishing Arguments

Using Rhetorical Strategies for Persuasion<p><b>Summary:</b><p>These OWL resources will help you develop and refine the arguments in your …

Fair Trade

This holiday season, don't give money to animal rights activists

The Quilt of Belonging has been sharing its message of acceptance and community since it began travelling the country in 2005. It’s the culmination …

Greenpeace protest in Rome after finding dangerous citywide air pollution

Greenpeace have protested in Rome against diesel air pollution. A banner reading “Breathing is a right, stop diesel” and two lungs drawn full of smoke were hung from one of the city’s busiest roads.<p>“Millions of cars on our roads are in fact illegal as we have learned from the ‘dieselgate’ scandal. …

Pollution

Power plants around Jakarta could cause premature deaths: Greenpeace

Jakarta will be surrounded by more than 10 coal-fired power plants (PLTU) within a 100-kilometer radius, which could lead to premature deaths, …

Pollution

Aramark improves Greenpeace sustainable seafood score

Aramark and food-service competitors Sodexo and Compass Group showed significant improvement in Greenpeace’s second Sustainable Seafood Scorecard, …

Sustainable Seafood

Is your 'dirty' jacket killing the environment?

As lovers and users of the world's greatest outdoor spaces, we would surely all be mortified if we thought our presence was harming the natural …

Sustainability

Greenpeace's Guide to Greener Electronics praises Apple, scolds Amazon

Over the years that I've been writing about green technology, I've seen a major rise in awareness of the environmental impact of our electronics, and …

Sustainability

Here’s Why Apple Didn’t Get an ‘A’ in Latest Greenpeace Rating

Apple is well-known as one of the most environmentally friendly tech companies in the world. So why did it only get a B- rating from Greenpeace in a …

Sustainability

Amazon Performs Terribly In Greenpeace's Latest 'Greener Electronics' Report

'One of the least transparent companies in the world in terms of its environmental performance'<p>Greenpeace has released its latest ‘Greener …

Renewable Energy

Greenpeace gives tech giants low rating for their impact on the environment

INTERNATIONAL - Environmental group Greenpeace yesterday issued a report that gave technology titans, including Samsung Electronics, Amazon and …

Sustainability

China's Xiaomi, Oppo, and Vivo are the worst smartphone brands for the environment

China's smartphone brands are among the least green manufacturers on the planet, according to a new Greenpeace report which ranks the biggest consumer electronics makers by their environmental performance.<p>Xiaomi — often described as China's Apple — Oppo, and Vivo rank bottom of the Greenpeace …

Sustainability

Greenpeace says Apple is almost top of the class, but could do better

Greenpeace has praised Apple’s energy initiatives in its new Guide to Greener Electronics report, although it notes that there is still work to be done in other areas.<p>Drilling down, Greenpeace awards Apple A- on its efforts involving sustainable energy, a B for its use of hazardous chemicals, and a …

Sustainability

Chinese phone makers ranked worst for environmental performance: Greenpeace

Three Chinese electronics firms are the worst performers in Greenpeace’s latest ranking of the environmental standings of the world’s biggest …

Sustainability

Greenpeace report praises Apple’s closed-loop supply chain goal, slams device repairability

Greenpeace today has released a new version of its Guide to Greener Electronics. This breakdown offers a look at how several tech companies, such as Apple, Amazon, and Google, are handling their environmental and renewable habits. The organization gives Apple an overall grade of B-…<p>Mores …

Apple

Ranked: How green are the biggest tech companies Apple, Amazon, Samsung and Google? Here's what Greenpeace says

Apple, Microsoft and Samsung are "moving in the wrong direction" when it comes to sustainable product design according to Greenpeace, in a major new …

Green Living

Greenpeace report card: Apple gets a B-, Amazon gets an F

Biggest beef against Apple: Repairability. Against Amazon: Transparency.<p>From Apple’s B- in the 2017 Greenpeace report card:<p>Tim Cook’s commitment to …

Tim Cook

Greenpeace lauds Apple renewable energy efforts, decries 'right to repair' stance

Greenpeace on Monday released its latest "Guide to Greener Electronics" report for 2017, analyzing what steps, if any, 17 of the world's top consumer …

Sustainability

Greenpeace Gives Apple a B- in 'Guide to Greener Electronics'

Greenpeace today published its Guide to Greener Electronics, which provides insight into the environmental practices of 17 major companies including Apple, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Sony, Samsung, and more.<p>Among all of the companies Greenpeace evaluated for energy, resource consumption, and …

Sustainability

Protesters Broke Into a Nuclear Power Plant to Prove How Badly Defended It Is

Greenpeace activists broke through two security barriers and launched fireworks inside the grounds of a French nuclear plant on Thursday to highlight …

Energy

Activists break into French nuclear site to highlight risks

PARIS (Reuters) - Greenpeace activists broke through two security barriers and launched fireworks inside the grounds of a French nuclear plant on Thursday to highlight the vulnerability of the plants to attacks.<p>The environmentalist group issued video footage showing several of its members inside …

Environment

Greenpeace activists light fireworks at French nuclear plant

PARIS – Eight environmental have broken into a French nuclear power station and set off fireworks to urge better protection for nuclear waste and protest France's dependence on atomic energy.<p>Utilite EDF insisted that the stunt Thursday by Greenpeace had no impact on safety at the plant in Cattenom …

Business

Greenpeace redacts report on French nuclear security as likely to offer intel to terrorists

Environmental activists Greenpeace have spent the past 18 months conducting an exhaustive survey into how safe France’s 19 nuclear reactor sites are, not in terms of pollution or radioactivity, but in terms of their security against terrorist attack.<p>The results are so alarming, says Greenpeace, …

France