The Norwegian parliament voted this week to make Norway the world's first country to bar its biofuel industry from importing deforestation-linked palm oil starting in 2020, The Independent reported. Environmentalists celebrated the move as a victory for rainforests, the climate and endangereEcoWatch
The European Union has done almost all it can to reach a satisfactory agreement on Britain's exit from the European Union, and it is Britain where further discussions are most needed on the matter, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.U.S.
By Rina ChandranGAJAH BERTALUT, Indonesia, Nov 13 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - I n a community hall, a group of men sit cross-legged on mats, poring over...Mail Online
A decade ago, the U.S. mandated the use of vegetable oil in biofuels, leading to industrial-scale deforestation — and a huge spike in carbon emissions.www.nytimes.com
The draft Brexit agreement endorsed by the British government on Wednesday was the best possible deal under the circumstances, the European Parliament's Brexit coordinator said on Thursday.U.S.
US laws designed to reduce fossil fuel dependence has created an environmental catastrophe in Indonesia where deforestation for oil-palm cultivation is releasing massive levels of carbonwww.independent.co.uk
'It is not for us to argue the case for palm oil,' say British diplomatswww.independent.co.uk