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Tuna to Greenpeace: Help!

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From Greenpeace: The Tuna Industry’s Got a Dirty Little Secret. GreenPeace again: The harsh reality of longline fishing. More on unsustainable fishing practices and Tuna. From PlanetSave: Annual Quota of Bluefin Tuna Caught in 1 Week.

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Greenpeace Assesses Jordan’s Energy Future Without Nuclear Option

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Greenpeace Jordan recently launched its first report specific to the Arab World entitled Jordan’s Energy Future (pdf link) to a packed audience of environmentalists, activists and political stakeholders in Amman. Image of anti-nuclear protestor via Greenpeace Jordan facebook page.

Greenpeace Attempts to get, Macrosoot, and iSmog to Quit Coal

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Joe’s cartoon archive , twitter ramblings and StumbleUpon page … Related posts: Tuna to Greenpeace: Help! 3 cartoons for the price of none! Scroll down for all 3 cartoons: Take Action!

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Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise detained in Spain following oil protest

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The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation in Spain has detained the Arctic Sunrise, a ship operated by Greenpeace International, while an investigation is completed into the peaceful anti-oil drilling protest, which took place in the waters off Canary Islands this past weekend.

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Greenpeace activists break into French nuclear plant

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A dozen of Greenpeace activists sneaked into France''s oldest nuclear power plant earlier this morning in an effort to highlight security weaknesses at nuclear facilities in Europe. All in all, about 60 Greenpeace activists from 14 different countries participated in today''s protest at the Fessenheim nuclear plant - the oldest in France. The Fessenheim plant is a symbol," Greenpeace activist Cyrille Cormier said.

Q&A With Greenpeace Campaigner Raefah Makki

Green Prophet

We speak to Greenpeace campaigner Raefah Makki about nuclear power, the Arab Spring and what she would do if she were president for the day. As well as a presence in Turkey , Israel and Lebanon, Greenpeace campaigners have also sprung up in Jordan to fight the country’s nuclear plans.

Greenpeace boats violently rammed by Spanish Navy during peaceful protest, one activist hospitalised

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Two Greenpeace activist have been injured following a peaceful demonstration against oil drilling in the waters off the Canary Islands. We''re thankful that no one else was seriously injured, and outraged at the unjustified use of force," Greenpeace writes in a comment to the incident. "It''s

Norwegian coast guard board Greenpeace ship in the Arctic following 90 hour long protest

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Earlier this week, a group of Greenpeace activists climbed onto an oil rig belonging to Statoil, a Norwegian state-owned oil and gas company. Following the arrest of its activists, Greenpeace decided to block the actual drilling site with its ship the Esperanza.

Greenpeace activists could face terrorism or piracy charges, Russian official say

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It’s been more than 48 hours since armed Russian security officers boarded the Arctic Sunrise and arrested around 30 Greenpeace activists following a protest against oil drilling in Arctic waters. Business & Politics Arctic drilling Gazprom Greenpeace greenpeacebuzz Russia SaveTheArctic

Greenpeace shows the Dark Side of Volkswagen

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Greenpeace’s new corporate bad guy target is Europe’s biggest car company Volkswagen (VW) who is “spending millions&# trying to stop stricter climate laws in Europe, the environmental organization claims.

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Greenpeace ‘Rainbow Warrior III’ Sets Sail


Congratulations to Greenpeace on the launch of their new, high-tech $33M ship the Rainbow Warrior III. “This is no ordinary sailing ship,” writes Hayley Baker on the Greenpeace site. It’s the first ship ever built from scratch by the organization and the most eco-friendly of its class in the world. “It is a sleek, efficient [.].

Greenpeace response to the Obama climate plan

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Commenting on President Obama’s new climate plan, which was announced the other day in a speech in Washington, Greenpeace UK executive director John Sauven said: “The President is embracing policies that will excite people around the world, and if the full potential of this plan is realised then we could look back at this speech as a landmark moment. Obama plan can be read here: [link] Source: Greenpeace UK. US Government USA climate plan Obama Greenpeace

WATCH: William Shatner Narrates Clever New Greenpeace PSA


In a new PSA for Greenpeace William Shatner argues that if you wouldn''t burn down your cat''s scratching post, you shouldn''t support the destruction of wildlife habitats either. Read More The post WATCH: William Shatner Narrates Clever New Greenpeace PSA appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Jane Fonda, Rachel McAdams Support Greenpeace Rally in Vancouver


Hollywood heavyweights Jane Fonda and Rachel McAdams came together for a rally in Vancouver organized by Greenpeace to protest pipelines and oil tankers.

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Are you a “Birkenstock-wearing, tree-hugging Greenpeace activist?” You should love this!

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“If you’re a Birkenstock-wearing, tree-hugging Greenpeace activist…you should love the Keystone XL Pipeline.". Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Green Featured Today activists Big Oil Clean Energy environment green green divas hippie keystone xl pipeline podcast Ted Cruz Treehugger

Greenpeace activists scale Europe’s tallest building to protest Shell’s dangerous Arctic drilling

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Early this Thursday morning, six activists from Greenpeace started to scale the tallest building in Western Europe, the Shard in London, UK. Greenpeace, who is calling for a moratorium ban on oil and gas exploitation in the Arctic, hopes that the action will result in even more signatures to their already one million strong Arctic petition. Greenpeace says the Shard was chosen because it’s located in the middle of Shell’s three corporate headquarters.

Greenpeace Raises More Questions Over Jordan’s Nuclear Plans

Green Prophet

From overstretched contractors exposed by Wikileaks to Japanese criticism over the poor selection of the reactor site, Greenpeace is raising serious questions over Jordan’s nuclear plans. However, a local branch of Greenpeace has been raising serious questions about these plans.

Greenpeace Energy erreicht Durchbruch für Balkon-Solarkraftwerke

Green (Living) Review

Im Streit um die Nutzung kleiner Solarmodule für Balkone und Terrassen gibt Deutschlands größter Verteilnetzbetreiber Westnetz auf Druck von Greenpeace Energy seinen Widerstand auf.

Emma Thompson Teams With Greenpeace to Save the Arctic


Read More The post Emma Thompson Teams With Greenpeace to Save the Arctic appeared first on Ecorazzi. The Oscar-winning actress heads to the Arctic to raise awareness about climate change and the melting glaciers. Causes Environment News Top News emma thompson

Gallery: Greenpeace’s New ‘Goliath’ Ad Campaign


In a new series of posters, Greenpeace asks us all to "Become David and fight against Goliath." Read More. Causes Environment News Top News

Sainsbury’s is market leader in Greenpeace tuna league

Green (Living) Review

Sainsbury''s has taken the top spot of Greenpeace''s tuna league table which looks at the sustainability standard of tinned tuna sold in supermarkets.

Greenpeace Punks KFC’s HQ Over Rainforest Destruction


The skilled climbing artists on team Greenpeace (seriously, climbing stuff must be a requirement on the application) have done it again; scaling the White House-lookalike headquarters of KFC in Louisville, Read More. Animals Causes Environment News Top News

The Clash’s Paul Simonon Arrested On Undercover Greenpeace Mission


Greenpeace has just revealed that the bassist of the legendary rock band “The Clash”, Paul Simonon, was among 18 activists arrested this June off the coast of Greenland. The famed musician joined Greenpeace in the [.]. This arrest went unnoticed for months because Simonon was incognito on the MV Esperanza and in the slammer — as an assistant chef. Causes Environment damon alborn paul simonon

Greenpeace activists board coal ship near the Great Barrier Reef

Green Blog

For that reason six Greenpeace activists boarded a ship from Australia carrying coal for the Asian market earlier this morning. The dramatic stunt is part of a ramped up campaign from Greenpeace against Australia’s ever increasing coal exports. “We’ve

Greenpeace Sets American Landscapes on Fire in New Campaign


In a new anti-drilling campaign, Greenpeace sets some of America’s classic landscapes on fire to show the damage oil could cause to the country’s ecosystem.

Zara Gives in to Greenpeace and Public Pressure

Green Prophet

Greenpeace tapped into some serious people power with their recent “Detox” campaign and the world’s largest fast fashion retailer had no choice but to give in. After nine days of this, the company’s leadership wisely opted to negotiate with Greenpeace.

Greenpeace action exposes shockingly weak security at Swedish nuclear plants

Green Blog

On Tuesday this week more than 70 Greenpeace activists took action in what they said was “a peaceful stress test” of two Swedish nuclear power plants. At 7:30 on Tuesday morning around 20 Greenpeace activists wearing lab coats managed to enter the Ringhals nuclear power plant on bicycles.

Interview: Activist Emily Hunter talks Greenpeace Film, Father’s Legacy


A documentary about the origins of Greenpeace has becomes something both powerfully personally and universally inspiring for Emily Hunter. It’s a film she had no part in making, but it’s a Read More The post Interview: Activist Emily Hunter talks Greenpeace Film, Father’s Legacy appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Chemiefreie Textilien: Lidl geht Deal mit Greenpeace ein

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Dieser Aufforderung von Greenpeace geht Lidl nun nach. Diese Frage stellte sich vor kurzem auch Greenpeace und testete Kinderkleidung und –schuhe. green living Greenpeace Lidl textiles

WATCH: Greenpeace Activists Arrested For Climbing Aboard Oil Rig


Two Greenpeace activists went to a lot of trouble to deliver a petition on Friday. The activists, one being Kumi Naidoo , the head of Greenpeace International , then climbed aboard and presented the petition to the master of the oil rig while demanding that the drilling be stopped.

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Greenpeace Lebanon Rocks the Boat With Undercover Water Expose

Green Prophet

Greenpeace Lebanon goes undercover to reveal shocking videos of 14 polluters (see them below). Greenpeace Lebanon was able to take samples of the water from twenty coastal points and send them to labs in London for further analysis.

French energy giant EDF fined for spying on Greenpeace

Green Blog

Today a French court fined the largely state-owned energy giant EDF for €1,5 million for spying on Greenpeace campaigners. The French court found that EDF, which is hoping to build four nuclear reactors in the UK, had hired the security firm Kargus to spy on Greenpeace when they campaigned against new reactors in France in 2006. million fine the court also sent two Kargus employees to jail and ordered EDF to pay €500,000 in damages to Greenpeace.

Greenpeace activists protests against nuclear energy in Sweden

Green Blog

Today Greenpeace activists protested against recent political plans to introduce new nuclear reactors in Sweden. Energy Europe Forsmark Greenpeace greenpeacebuzz nuclear nuclear demonstration nuclear energy nuclear power nuclear protests Renewable Energy Sweden

Actress Lucy Lawless and Greenpeace blocks Shell arctic driller

Green Blog

Earlier this week a group of Greenpeace activists, including the actress Lucy Lawless, scaled an oil drill ship that was due to travel to the Arctic. Greenpeace is critical of Shell’s planned exploration for oil in the Arctic which the environmental organization says “signals the beginning of an Arctic oil rush” that could potentially cause “irreparable harm” to the fragile nature and its inhabitants.

The Fashion Duel: Greenpeace Challenges Fashion to Clean Up its Act

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As Greenpeace puts it, “fashion is too beautiful to be involved in this mess.” Greenpeace activists walked down a catwalk of their own , bringing their messages directly to the industry.

Palau and Greenpeace Bust Shark-Fin Pirates


Palauan fisheries officials have boarded and detained a Taiwanese fishing vessel suspected of illegal fishing activities during a joint patrol with Greenpeace of the Pacific Island nation’s exclusive economic zone.

WATCH: Save The Arctic with Greenpeace, Jude Law and Radiohead


Greenpeace has released a powerful new 'Save the Arctic' video starring a homeless polar bear. Read More. Animals Causes Environment News Top News jude law

Greenpeace Turns 40

Sustainability Ninja

Greenpeace was born in Vancouver in 1971 when a determined group of 17 activists decided to stage a protest against off shore nuclear testing in Alaska. On this date, 40 years ago, the group departed Vancouver in a fishing boat named Greenpeace and sailed towards Amchitka, an island in Alaska where the US was set to test a nuclear bomb. The Greenpeace boat was intercepted by the U.S. Eco News greenpeace 40

Paul McCartney Joins Greenpeace to Save the Arctic


Paul McCartney announced he will put his name & support behind Save the Arctic, a Greenpeace campaign focused on protecting our North Pole. Read More The post Paul McCartney Joins Greenpeace to Save the Arctic appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News sir paul mccartney

Greenpeace Blasts Turkish Nuclear Energy Institute Over Negligence

Green Prophet

zmir Province contains high levels of radiation, according to Greenpeace Turkey, yet the Turkish Nuclear Energy Institute (TAEK) said the source of the radiation could not be found and pronounced the area safe.