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Environment Agency ‘committed’ to flood scheme – despite increased costs

Tenbury has suffered from flooding to large parts of the town over the years. Photo: Environment Agency The scheme for Tenbury Wells, has a £3.2m funding gap, with the Environment Agency (EA) saying earlier this week it would be reviewing plans to look at how “greater value can be achieved from an engineering perspective”. Now […]

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Who’s to Protect the Environment? – The Namibian

THE RECENT LOBBYING for phosphate mining by the Namibian Chamber of Environment (NCE) must rank among the most bizarre cases of confusion and contradiction. NCE chief executive Chris Brown was reported in the media stating that the nature conservation umbrella group supports marine phosphate mining, in essence arguing it is good for the ‘Blue Economy’.Brown […]

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Prevailing political environment, all important issues will be discussed at BJP meet: Raje when asked about Udaipur killing, Nupur Sharma row. | Newsalert

Prevailing political environment, all important issues will be discussed at BJP meet: Raje when asked about Udaipur killing, Nupur Sharma row. Devdiscourse Source link

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Are fireworks bad for the environment? What to know

This weekend, Americans will gather across the country and watch fireworks splay red, white, blue and plenty of other colours across the sky in typical 4 July tradition. But while the Independence Day holiday may be something that has gone on for years, that doesn’t mean there isn’t any potential environmental impact. For one, those […]

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Boreal FC club teaches fundamentals of soccer in fun environment for North Metro youth

Boreal FC club teaches fundamentals of soccer in fun environment for North Metro youth ECM Publishers Source link

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UK-based startup Tevva launches hydrogen-electric truck with 310-mile range

U.K.-based startup Tevva on Thursday launched a hydrogen-electric heavy goods vehicle, becoming the latest company to make a play in a sector attracting interest from multinationals like Daimler Truck and Volvo. According to Tevva, which says it has raised $140 million in funding, its vehicle will have a range of as much as 310 miles, […]

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Plastic ban violators to face stern action: Environment Minister

By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  On day one of the complete ban introduced on single-use plastic (SUP) in the city, many people were seen violating the rule on Friday. Allowing a brief window to settle in, Environment Minister Gopal Rai said that warning notices will be issued to the violators till July 10 after which […]

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Plans to Rebuild Ukraine Should Address Environment, EU Commissioner Says

Brussels, Belgium —  Plans to rebuild Ukraine will need to address restoring the country’s war-torn ecosystems, the EU Commissioner for the Environment has said. Virginijus Sinkevicius warned the environmental cost of the conflict was “increasing every day” — and said it could take “generations” to overcome. Next week, leaders from dozens of countries and international […]

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Oregon’s largest glass recycler will continue operating, install pollution controls

Oregon’s largest glass recycler will continue operating, install pollution controls The Bulletin Source link

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Mexico’s environment ministry denies permit for Audi solar plant

MEXICO CITY, July 1 (Reuters) – Mexico’s environment ministry said on Friday it rejected a key environmental permit for a solar power plant German automaker Audi has proposed to build near its factory in the central Mexican state of Puebla. (Reporting by Kylie Madry; Editing by Daniel Wallis) ((david.aliregarcia@thomsonreuters.com; +52 55 5282 7151; Reuters Messaging: […]