ANDERSON — Environmental groups hoping to see meaningful legislative action on issues ranging from coal ash regulation to wetland management may be disappointed when the General Assembly closes its abbreviated session in mid-March. Lawmakers from both parties as well as representatives from several conservation groups expressed moderate expectations for mostRead More →

PORTSMOUTH – City staff are doing their “due diligence” to determine if there are any environmental issues on the 34 acres Community campus property and lands that the city recently agreed to purchase for $10 million, according to City Attorney Robert Sullivan. Sullivan acknowledged that former Mayor Rick Becksted “passedRead More →

Pacific silver | Economy | South East Asia The first version of the bloc’s classification system would facilitate investments in environmentally sustainable activities, but human rights are not yet on the table. Gardens by the Bay, Singapore with an artificial grove of supertrees as a vertical garden. Credit: Depositphotos AdvertisingRead More →

Enforcing environmental reforms in the agriculture and livestock sector can alienate the farming community, putting political pressure on India’s environmental commitments | Representative image: Getty The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26), in Glasgow, has launched discussions to tackle the long ignored impacts of climate change. The GlasgowRead More →

TL Photo / ROBERT A. DEFRANK During a Belmont County Commissioners meeting, Bev Reed of Bridgeport, a member of Concerned Ohio River Residents, shows photos of a study of the activities of the Austin Waste Management Plant Master at Martins Ferry. EDITOR’S NOTE: The Times Leader is presenting today throughRead More →

UK100 explains why local authorities are best placed to deal with environmental issues. Local authorities across the country have shown bold leadership in setting Net Zero goals that are decades ahead of national law, but sustainable delivery can only happen if government relinquishes its powers and responsibilities. finances. Councils haveRead More →