Hostile new environmental policies show lessons of Windrush ‘not learned’ | Immigration and asylum

The Home Office’s plans to relaunch “completely discredited” hostile environmental policies show the government has failed to learn the lessons of the Windrush scandal, immigration experts have said. A working group to crack down on illegal immigration is being set up, the Interior Ministry announced on Sunday. As well as blocking access to banking services … Read more

In response: Line 3 protests put Minnesotans and the environment at risk – Reuters

In response: Line 3 protests put Minnesotans and the environment at risk - Reuters

Opponents of the proposed Line 3 replacement would like you to believe that their First Amendment rights, including the right to protest, were curtailed during construction. Nothing could be further from the truth. They describe their protests as only peaceful and legal. Unfortunately, that’s not true either. In her January 8 opinion piece in the … Read more

Xyte introduces Connect+, a unified environment for connectivity and collaboration

Xyte introduces Connect+, a unified environment for connectivity and collaboration

Xyte has announced the launch of another feature of the company’s premier Connected Device Management Platform (CDMP): Connect+. This new stream enables manufacturers, alongside channel partners, to develop and deliver new digital products and services to end users. Xyte’s CDMP is a suite of cloud-based tools that enables equipment and device manufacturers across different industries … Read more

Minnesota PUC orders environmental review of proposed carbon capture pipeline linking ethanol plants – Twin Cities

Minnesota PUC orders environmental review of proposed carbon capture pipeline linking ethanol plants - Twin Cities

In a compromise, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission will require Summit Carbon Solutions to prepare a full environmental impact statement as part of the first-ever carbon capture pipeline project in the state. But the environmental impact statement will only cover a short portion of the pipeline project, about 10 miles northwest of Minnesota, and will … Read more

India must upgrade counterintelligence as its geopolitical environment becomes complex

India must upgrade counterintelligence as its geopolitical environment becomes complex

The death of a Russian businessman and politician – who was a known critic of Putin – and his friend in Odisha under mysterious circumstances should alert India’s intelligence and security apparatus. At present, the politician’s death is described as accidental, although the fact that the local police did not preserve the viscera after the … Read more

Maritime Environmental Protection Committee fails to set…

Maritime Environmental Protection Committee fails to set...

The needle on decarbonizing the global shipping industry barely moved as the 79th Maritime Environment Protection Committee (MEPC79) concluded on Friday 16th December. The meeting failed to set a concrete goal, only adopting a resolution to encourage decarbonisation in the port and maritime sectors. MEPC79 was held in London from December 12-16, hosted by the … Read more

How Khory Hancock’s documentaries lead to environmental change

khory hancock uses documentaries to push for environmental change

Sustainability is a growing concern for people around the world. Gallup reports that 71% of Americans are somewhat or very concerned about the environment. The authors say their polls indicate that environmental concerns have risen steadily over the past seven years. Unfortunately, many environmentally conscious citizens are unaware of some of the most pressing challenges … Read more

Manchin permit deal is a major setback for environmental justice

Manchin permit deal is a major setback for environmental justice

In September, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan held a press conference in Warren County, North Carolina, to announce the creation of a new national office. charged with advancing environmental justice and civil rights. That same month, the county commemorated 40 years since its predominantly black residents marched to a nearby landfill to protest … Read more