Latest Greenpeace Stories

2009-08-14 19:54:38

Key players in the U.S. oil industry disagree over a plan to send workers to rallies to protest proposed climate-change legislation, industry groups said.

2009-08-07 11:36:00

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ --This week's "truce" between Greenpeace and Kimberly-Clark clearly does not go far enough.

2009-08-05 10:27:00

Greenpeace Ends Its 'Kleercut' Campaign and Applauds the Company's Sustainability Efforts WASHINGTON, Aug.

2009-08-04 14:04:36

An infestation of beetles in forests across North America has some regulators concerned over the increasing carbon footprint their devastation could leave behind.

2009-07-08 12:08:00

WASHINGTON, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This morning, 11 daring Greenpeace climbers hung a banner on Mount Rushmore challenging President Obama to show real leadership on global warming.

2009-06-20 07:41:32

Whale hunters in Iceland have brought in their first big catches of the season -- two 35-ton, 65-ft.-long fin whales.

2009-06-03 12:30:00

Greenpeace said on Wednesday that the cattle industry is the biggest driver of destruction of the Amazonian rain forest.

2009-06-03 06:35:00

A plan to make polluters pay to preserve forests has come under scrutiny for being unworkable and dangerous.

2009-05-26 06:30:00

According to a recent study, solar power plants in deserts have the potential to generate nearly a quarter of the world’s electricity by 2050.

2009-05-18 12:10:00

MONTGOMERY, Ala., May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Congress moves forward with an aggressive environmental agenda in part focused on heavily subsidizing the renewable energy industry, the Partnership for Affordable Clean Energy (PACE) will host a series of panel discussions this Wednesday exploring the short- and long-term consequences of this policy.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.