Month: January 2011

Sustainable business articles & news January 2011

Sustainable business articles & news January 2011

http://www.theage.com.au/environment/conservation/bushfire-proposal-threatens-mallee-wildlife-scientists-20101219-191xh.html The tradeoffs between bushfire protection and conservation biology http://www.theage.com.au/opinion/society-and-culture/report-card-on-my-generation-20101231-19bxp.html Peter Singer looks at the legacy of the baby boomers http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/31/science/earth/31epa.html?_r=1&hpw US EPA begins to implement emissions legislation http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/indias-hidden-climate-change-catastrophe-2173995.html The effects of climate change on India’s crops and rural poor are complex and wide http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/jan/04/china-desertification Reversing China’s desertification is a daunting challenge http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/nature/nature_studies/nature-studies-by-michael-mccarthy-have-we-learned-nothing-since-silent-spring-2177935.html Modern nicotinoid […]

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Sustainable business news stories December 2010

Sustainable business news stories December 2010

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/22/science/earth/22carbon.html?_r=1&h a comprehensive account of CO2 science http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/22/world/africa/22mali.html?ref=world Africa land grab by foreign investors http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/dec/22/us-china-wind-power-manufacture bizarre free trade intervention by US to prevent China subsidising wind power manufacture http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/workers-exploited-in-melbourne-sweat-shops/story-e6frf7kx-1225976210534 sweatshops in Australia http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/25/science/earth/25fossil.html?src=me&ref=homepage renewable energy in African villages http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/dec/26/rare-earth-metals-us the strategic and environmental dimensions of rare earth metals http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/dec/26/biodiversity-loss-climate-change?intcmp=122 report on the International Year of […]

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