Environment

Netherlands Plan 100,000 More Solar Roofs in 1 Year!

Netherlands Plan 100,000 More Solar Roofs in 1 Year!

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Who’s going green? The Dutch, apparently. This last year the region’s solar market saw good growth in solar paneling, recording an approximate doubling from about 100,000 to 200,000 installations. Now, the aim is to reach 300,000. To be accurate, 101,326 new installations were registered in 2013, mostly on private homes. […]

If you think your old TV is recycled somewhere in a hi-tech building, think again!

If you think your old TV is recycled somewhere in a hi-tech building, think again!

So what exactly happens to all the e-waste generated the world creates?  This recreation area and wetland in Accra (Ghana) has turned into one of the biggest e-waste dumping sites in the world and all the toxic end up in the Atlantic Ocean. Traders from across Europe, the U.S., China and India have therefore reportedly […]

Australia wins whaling case against Japan

Australia wins whaling case against Japan

Today is a big day for activists around the world celebrating the lawsuit that will end the so called “scientific whaling” in Japan. AUSTRALIA has won an international lawsuit against Japan’s Southern Ocean whaling program and the International Court of Justice has ordered Tokyo to cease the killing immediately. Although this does not mean that […]

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