Month: December 2018

Shell and Exxon’s secret 1980s climate change warnings | Benjamin Franta | Environment | The Guardian

Benjamin Franta: Newly found documents from the 1980s show that fossil fuel companies privately predicted the global damage that would be caused by their products.
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2018/sep/19/shell-and-exxons-secret-1980s-climate-change-warnings

Adani provided ‘persuasive’ evidence of ‘illegal’ water bores, environmental lawyers say – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Mining firm Adani has unwittingly provided persuasive evidence for a Queensland Government investigation into allegedly illegal dewatering bores on its Carmichael mine site, environmental lawyers say.
— Read on www.abc.net.au/news/2018-12-30/adani-provided-evidence-of-illegal-water-bores-lawyers-say/10673422

Air pollution killed over 3,000 Indians every day in 2017, says study | HeadlineDNA

One in eight deaths in India last year was attributable to which contributes to more disease burden than tobacco use, a study said on Thursday while asserting the highest exposure to ultra-fine particulate matter, PM2.5, was in Delhi followed by Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.
— Read on headlinedna.com/2018/12/07/air-pollution-killed-over-3000-indians-every-day-in-2017-says-study/

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