On the menu for McDonald's: Cut greenhouse gas emissions
NEW YORK (AP) — The company behind the golden arches wants to get greener.McDonald's on Tuesday announced a number of steps it will take to cut the greenhouse gases it emits into the air, including tweaking the way the beef in its...
© 2018 NZ Herald 9:53pm Greenpeace says Ardern has 'the benefit of the doubt' over end to oil
Environmental group Greenpeace says a failure to end oil exploration would put Labour in the same camp as National, but for now Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has "the benefit of the doubt".
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 6:03pm Taranaki oil sector ready to move away from fossil fuel exploration
Up to 8000 people, around 10 per cent of Taranaki's population, could be seriously affected if the government went ahead and stopped future oil and gas exploration, a regional business leader has said.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 4:23pm There are other resources besides oil and gas, Ardern says
Resources other than oil and gas can be extracted and contribute to more sustainable future, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says.Ardern confirmed today that the Government was not looking at halting current permits as it considers...
© 2018 NZ Herald 1:23pm Watch live: Jacinda Ardern on oil and gas plans
The National Party has accused Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of creating a false impression that it is considering ending oil and gas exploration this year. She speaks to Morning Report.
© 2018 RadioNZ Tue 7:43am Activists prepare for rally for climate justice on 27th March
Oil Free Wellington and other groups will be holding a rally for climate justice and a nonviolent blockade of the Oil Industry Summit, which is being held at the TSB Arena in Wellington on Tuesday March 27th.
© 2018 voxy.co.nz Mon 6:53pm Vietnam trying ex-Politburo member over oil giant's losses
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A court in Hanoi on Monday put on trial a former senior Communist Party official for alleged management while he headed the state oil giant.Former PetroVietnam chairman Dinh La Thang is accused of deliberately...
© 2018 NZ Herald Mon 5:23pm Greenpeace says brands refusing to reveal palm oil sources
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Greenpeace says household brands including PepsiCo and Johnson & Johnson are refusing to disclose where they get their palm oil from despite vows to stop buying from companies that cut down tropical forests...
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