Month: May 2009

Agriculture Climate Change and Human Rights Climate Change and Politics Environmental Environmental News Environmental Resources Forests Global Warming Resources Government International Policy Politics Solutions Sustainable Economy United Nations Water Resources

Climate Change Accords, Tree Plantations & Human Rights

With organizations and representatives around the world gearing up for key international climate change negotiations in Copenhagen this December, the experience of industrial tree farming in South Africa highlights the perils and pitfalls associated with hammering out a more comprehensive, multidisciplinary and integrated accord.Read More

Agriculture Biofuel Carbon Emissions Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Politics Efficiency Energy Policy Environmental Environmental News Environmental Resources New Energy Economy Renewable Energy Sustainable Economy

Canadian Government Backs Veg Growers Renewable Heat & Power Project

The Canadian government's Agri-Opportunities program is getting behind a community-driven project that aims to turn 50 different kinds and 40,000 metric tons of agricultural waste into clean, renewable heat and power, as well as organic fertilizer.Read More