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  Jamaica to run on 50% renewable energy by 2030 The Jamaican Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, announced this ambitious target while unveiling the new state-of-the-art solar...

PepsiCo partners with Loop to achieve 100% sustainable packaging.

American multinational food and beverage company PepsiCo has signed a partnership with Packaging producer Loop industries. The two companies have come up with an...

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African leaders seek US$1 billion for elephant protection African leaders called on international donors to commit One Billion dollars over the next 12 years to...

Solar Voyager made from recycled plastic set for Antarctic expedition

  A new vehicle which was recently invented by a Dutch couple from Clean2Antarctica was made from recycled plastics and also runs on solar energy....

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  IPCC: Renewables to Supply 70%-85% of Electricity by 2050 to Avoid Worst Impacts of Climate Change Limiting global warming to 1.5°C will require extreme changes,...

A World that Counts: Mobilizing the Data Resolution for Sustainable Development

  At a time when nations have signed on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), this report provides a good resource to ensure the achievement of...

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The world has just over a decade to get climate change under control, U.N. scientists say. The world stands on the brink of failure when...

Tesco dumps ‘best before’ tags on fruits and veggies.

  British multinational groceries and merchandise retailer, Tesco has announced their plans to remove the “best before” dates on 116 fresh fruits and vegetables in...

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Shell/SPDC Internships Program For students looking for internship programmes, Shell Companies in Nigeria’s Student Industrial Training Programme offers Nigerian undergraduates a chance to acquire knowledge...

ANU Scientists develop bendable biodegradable smart phones

Thanks to Australian National University (ANU) scientists, smartphones can now be biodegradable. A new invention which has been developed by the scientists of Australian National...

Plastic bottles exchanged for car parking

  Throughout the month of October, car park operatives CitiPark would be giving out discounts on car parking fees in exchange for plastic bottles. CitiPark has...

Virgin Atlantic 747 plane: First plane to fly using recycled waste.

  The Virgin Atlantic 747 plane is the first plane to fly using recycled wastes as fuel. The commercial plane which flew overnight from Orlando...

£1 million funding boost to combat marine plastic pollution

The Scottish Government has doubled the £500,000 to £1 million. The initial £500,000 which was to be used in funding projects that aim to...

Tanzania switches to natural gas-powered buses.

In an attempt to cut off fuel use by 50% thereby reducing carbon emissions, Tanzania has devised plans to move to natural gas powered...

Uber announced plans to invest $10 million in sustainable mobility.

Uber announced plans to invest $10 million in sustainable mobility. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has announced plans to invest $10 million in sustainable mobility for...

World Social Workers Day 2018 set to promote Community and Environmental...

  World Social Work Day (WSWD) for 2018 will take place on the 20th March. It has been recognized each year since 1983 as an...

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Heineken Surpasses 2020 CO2 Reduction Targets: Drinks company Heineken has announced that it has already surpassed its 2020 target for CO2 emissions in production,...

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First ‘zero-emissions’ Winter Olympics kicks off in South Korea: The 23rd Winter Olympic games open this weekend in what it is hoped will be...

Mars to Boost $1bn Sustainability Plan with ‘Sense Of Urgency’

Chocolate giant, Mars, is exploring ways to turbo-charge its recently announced billion-dollar sustainability programme. The chocolate giant in September launched an ambitious sustainability plan in September...

France Leads Europe in Food Sustainability

According to the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization , one third of all food produced worldwide, 1.3 billion tons per year, is wasted. Food...
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