Top Stories

Poll Shows Europeans Skeptical of U.S. Environmental Stewardship
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Europeans trust their own countries to protect the environment far more than they do the United States, according to a poll released Thursday.

EarthNews Radio: Family Farms
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Family farms are a centuries-old tradition that has seen farms passed down from generation to generation. One organization is working to preserve the tradition of the family farm.

U.S. Biotech Firm Sees FDA Approving Cloned Meat
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Randy Fabi, Reuters

A U.S. biotech company said on Thursday it expected the Food and Drug Administration to soon approve the industry's request to market meat and milk products from cloned cattle and other animals.

UPS Releases Report on Sustainability Goals
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

UPS, the world's largest package delivery company, this week released its third annual Corporate Sustainability Report.

Nuclear Industry Stands To Get Help from Taxpayers
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Bill Lambrecht, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

With the president leading the cheers, the nuclear industry is poised to receive a bounty of incentives from Congress that could subsidize construction of new nuclear reactors in central Illinois and several other locations.

Senate Nears Completion of Energy Bill; Conflict Expected with House
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - H. Josef Hebert, Associated Press

The Senate neared completion of a sweeping national energy agenda late Thursday that would promote conservation and environmentally friendly fuels. But senators rejected a last-minute bid to substantially raise automobile fuel economy over the next decade.

Group Rejects Japanese Plans for Coastal Whale Hunt
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Jon Herskovitz, Reuters

Japan suffered yet another setback on Thursday in its bid for more whaling when an international commission rejected a plea to allow Japanese coastal communities to hunt whales.

California Turns to Goats to Stop Wildfires
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Leonard Anderson, Reuters

Move over Smokey the Bear. In California, thousands of goats are helping prevent wildfires. From hilly San Francisco to more rural settings, California landowners, business and officials have hired the voracious animals to devour the grass and brush that fuels wildfires.

ENN Weekly: June 20th - 24th
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - the Editors, ENN

ENN's editors summarize the most compelling environmental and sustainable economy themes of the week. In the news June 20th - 24th: A solar sail saga, the Senate debates energy, the meaning behind chickadee chirps, and benchmarks set for Boston Harbor.

Manatee Hotels, Resorts Reach Out to Environment
June 24, 2005 12:00 AM - Dana Sanchez, The Bradenton Herald

Ecotourism is the buzzword in the hospitality industry, and some hotels are tapping into what amounts to a new niche-market opportunity.

First | Previous | 1898 | 1899 | 1900 | 1901 | 1902 | Next | Last