30th Global Environment Awards celebrating Sekisui House’s work on biodiversity

30th Global Environment Awards celebrating Sekisui House's work on biodiversity

On April 28, the award ceremony for the 30th World Environment Prize Grand Prix, sponsored by Fujisankei Communications Group, was held at Meiji Kinenkan in Moto-Akasaka, Tokyo. Certificates and trophies were presented to the recipients in the presence of His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Akishino and Her Imperial Highness Princess Kako, who attended the ceremony. … Read more

Seized superyachts could become an environmental hazard, experts say

Seized superyachts could become an environmental hazard, experts say

Yachts seized from sanctioned Russian oligarchs are in limbo as European authorities decide on next steps. Experts say that without maintenance, yachts could quickly become an environmental hazard. Proper maintenance of superyachts would require millions of dollars. Loading Something is loading. Dozens of superyachts seized from Russian oligarchs could pose a significant environmental threat to … Read more

Dozens of seized superyachts could cause significant environmental damage if governments don’t pay millions in maintenance fees, experts say

Dozens of seized superyachts could cause significant environmental damage if governments don't pay millions in maintenance fees, experts say

Superyachts, if not properly maintained, could quickly wither away.Getty Images Yachts seized from sanctioned Russian oligarchs are in limbo as European authorities decide on next steps. Experts say that without maintenance, yachts could quickly become an environmental hazard. Proper maintenance of superyachts would require millions of dollars. Dozens of superyachts seized from Russian oligarchs could … Read more

EPA grants environmental permit for Exxon’s fourth well

EPA grants environmental permit for Exxon's fourth well

Despite questions and reservations, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that it has approved the Yellowtail development project, ExxonMobil’s fourth offshore oil well. In a statement, the EPA said an environmental permit had been granted for a five-year period to ExxonMobil subsidiary Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL) to undertake the construction and … Read more

A LOOK BACK | Environmental group cited as mayoral election ploy | News

A LOOK BACK |  Environmental group cited as mayoral election ploy |  News

Thirty-five years ago this week: Denver mayoral candidate Don Bain called Denver’s new environmental coalition “a deceptive and transparent attempt to provide the mayor with another endorsement.” The DEC was led by Tim Atkeson, who was also the chair of Mayor Federico Peña’s task force on environmental affairs, and was formed following a meeting of … Read more

Weekly Recap (March 28-April 2): ​​Top stories of the week on weather, science, space, environment and coronavirus | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Weekly Recap (March 28-April 2): ​​Top stories of the week on weather, science, space, environment and coronavirus |  The Weather Channel - Articles from The Weather Channel

Representative picture (J Jackson/BCCL Coimbatore) Here are the best stories of the week. Indian weather March 2022 was the hottest march in India’s recorded history: IMD March 2022 was the hottest March in India’s 122-year-old recorded history since record keeping began in 1901! Due to higher than normal mercury levels and successive heat waves in … Read more