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Earth Day checklist: five simple things you can do to make a difference

The plastic bag monster will haunt your dreams. Photograph: Andy Katz/Pacific/Barcroft

Published on The Guardian website on the 19th April 2016 Story by Madeleine Somerville

 

One of the questions I receive most frequently from readers is whether our individual actions truly

make a difference. If you choose to recycle, compost, carpool, reduce […]

Surge in renewable energy stalls world greenhouse gas emissions

Published on The Guardian website on the 16th March 2016

Falling coal use in China and the US and a shift towards renewable energy globally saw energy emissions level for the second year running, says IEA

Wind power installations raced ahead in 2015, accounting for more than half of all new electricity generation […]

Let’s save the planet before it’s too late

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 10th November 2015

Ray Cobbett from Friends of the Earth Hampshire tells us about an upcoming environmental talks taking place in Paris

These UN-sponsored talks known as the Conference of Parties is the latest in a series going back to 1995 to set targets for cuts in […]