UK sandwich eating produces same CO2 as 'millions of cars'

2018-01-26 05:16

Britain's annual sandwich consumption produces the same amount of carbon dioxide as more than eight million cars, according to a study.

Recovering tropical forests a sponge for CO2

2016-02-04 20:35

Tropical forests reclaiming land cleared for agriculture or livestock not only grow quickly, but absorb far more CO2 from the atmosphere than old-growth trees.

Use solar to power SA: Greenpeace

2011-02-04 11:56

Greenpeace says SA can expand energy provision and create jobs through the use of advanced solar technology.


Carbon tax laggards may pay dearly, cautions environmental firm

2017-01-12 17:57

All businesses, even smaller ones, should start positioning themselves for future carbon-related legislation, says sustainability consultancy ERM South Africa.

Fewer nuclear plants may increase global warming

2014-05-08 13:18

An increase in the exploitation of abundantly available shale gas could mean that nuclear power plants could see cuts in the US.

World Cup carbon concerns

2009-09-18 09:44

The carbon footprint of the World Cup soccer tournament in South Africa will be eight times that of Germany's in 2006.

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