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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Environment

    Poland to Pay $580,000 Per Day for Refusal to Shut Down Coal Mine

    European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that Poland will have to pay Brussels €500,000-a-day for not shutting down the Turow coal mine on...

    Biden Administration Launches Measures to Protect Workers from Extreme Heat

    The administration of United States President Joe Biden has launched on Sept. 20 new initiatives to protect workers from extreme heat linked to climate...

    South Pole Ozone Hole Growing Bigger than Antarctica

    Scientists from the European Union's Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service said that the ozone hole over the South Pole is now larger than Antarctica. The ozone...

    UK Fashion Retailer ASOS Targets Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2030

    UK's online fashion retailer ASOS on Thursday has set out to cut its environmental impact by targeting net-zero carbon emissions by 2030 across its...

    Canada Arrests 850 Anti-Logging Protesters

    Canadian authorities have arrested more than 850 anti-logging protesters since April 2021 which was recorded to be the country’s biggest act of defiance. Independent.co.uk reported...

    Court Rules in Favor of Jakarta Residents in Landmark Pollution Case

    An Indonesian court ruled on Thursday that President Joko Widodo and six other top officials failed to protect and fulfill the citizens’ right to...

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