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Exxon Mobil Aims to Cut Emissions By 2025

US oil juggernaut Exxon Mobil, which is currently under increasing pressure from investors and climate change campaigners, announced on Monday afternoon it planned to...

Tim Cook Will Speak at the United Nations’ Summit

US tech giant Apple announced on Thursday afternoon that its Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook will speak at the United Nations’ Climate Ambition Summit...

The Ural River – Europe’s Third Longest – is Drying Up

The Ural River, Europe's third longest, has reached its shallowest level last year and its levels have been gradually decreasing for the past 15...

Japan to Release Fukushima’s Nuclear Contaminated Water Into the Sea

The government of Japan has decided to release over one million tons of contaminated water into the sea. The government of Japan has decided...

Denmark to End Oil, Gas Extraction in North Sea

Denmark has planned to stop all gas and oil offshore activities in the North Sea by 2050 and they have canceled its latest licensing...

Humanity Waging ‘Suicidal War’ on Nature, UN Chief Warns

United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warns that humanity is waging a "suicidal war" on nature, citing man-made damages on the natural world and...

Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest Jumps to 12-Year High

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon rainforest surged to a 12-year high in the year between August 2019 and July 2020, representing a significant hit...

Diamond Giant De Beers Plans to be Carbon Neutral by 2030

Diamond mining juggernaut De Beers announced on Tuesday afternoon it is planning to become carbon neutral in ten years and add to safeguards on...

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