Environment

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s advertising watchdog has ruled Royal Dutch Shell’s (RDSa.L) ad campaign on petrol pumps promising customers they can “drive carbon neutral” is acceptable, following complaints. FILE PHOTO: A digital hoarding in southwest London displays an advert for Shell?s “drive carbon neutral” campaign, which is being investigated by Britain?s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA),
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BEIJING (Reuters) – Using zero-emission farm machinery, breeding cattle that produce less methane and employing other new technologies could significantly cut greenhouse gas emissions from farms, a report by consultancy McKinsey said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A farmer plows a field before planting rice saplings during National Paddy Day, also called Asar Pandra, that marks
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LONDON (Reuters) – Massive programmes of green public investment would be the most cost-effective way both to revive virus-hit economies and strike a decisive blow against climate change, top U.S. and British economists said in a study published on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Environmental activists of Swiss Klimastreik Schweiz movement hold banners, as the spread of
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BERN (Reuters) – Environmental activists delivered a petition to a special session of the Swiss parliament on Monday demanding that a government aid package should promote a “green recovery” from the coronavirus crisis. President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga delivers a speech at the extraordinary session of Swiss Parliament during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
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SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile said on Thursday it would start reopening its national parks next week to give people a “well-being alternative” after weeks of coronavirus lockdowns. A general view of the Chilean capital Santiago, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), April 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado Agriculture Minister Antonio Walker said 21 national
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