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MIL-OSI New Zealand: You did it! Samsung chooses renewable energy!

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, English, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Korea, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Republic of Korea, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Technology, Trade, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: You did it! Samsung chooses renewable energy!

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Remember the time we gave Samsung stores a makeover… Greenpeace activists protest Samsung to commit to using 100% clean energy. The environmental activists hang a 40m2 banner over a Samsung advertisement on the walls of the Berlin Palace that reads: ‘Go 100% renewable energy now!’. © Mike Schmidt / Greenpeace Or […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Global protests push Samsung to commit to 100% renewable energy

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, China, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Conservation, English, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Korea, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Republic of Korea, Technology, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Global protests push Samsung to commit to 100% renewable energy

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Samsung Electronics officially announced today its plan to commit to 100% renewable energy in the United States, Europe and China by 2020. This major commitment – the first by an electronics manufacturing company in Asia – comes after months of campaigning and global protests calling on Samsung to urgently set a clear renewable energy […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rich lister props up failing irrigation schemes, threatens NZ’s rivers

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, English, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Labour, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rich lister props up failing irrigation schemes, threatens NZ’s rivers

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand It’s been revealed that a rich-lister Gary Rooney looks set to bail out the ailing South Canterbury irrigation scheme, Hunter Downs. Rooney also bailed out another Canterbury irrigation scheme, the Hurunui Water Project in 2016. The Hurunui scheme is still struggling to find adequate funds. Rooney’s companies have also profited from […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: 5 ways people are standing up to oil pipeline companies

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Canada, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, English, Environment, Exploration, fish, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, United States of America, Weather, Wildlife  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: 5 ways people are standing up to oil pipeline companies

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand All over the world, people are getting more concerned about the threats posed by major new oil pipelines. They’re prone to spills and, as a result, they’re a serious risk to clean water and the wildlife, ecosystems and communities living along their routes. In fact, pipelines belonging to just three companies […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Half of all NZ emissions could be ignored under Zero Carbon Act

By   /  June 7, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Culture, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Labour, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Half of all NZ emissions could be ignored under Zero Carbon Act

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace is raising red flags that the agriculture industry, New Zealand’s biggest emitter, could escape being held responsible for nearly half of the country’s climate emissions under the proposed Zero Carbon Act. The Act was launched today for public consultation, and outlines three potential pathways to reach “net zero” by 2050. […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Greenpeace expedition to Antarctica uncovers shocking plastic pollution

By   /  June 7, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, English, Environment, fish, Greenpeace New Zealand, India, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oceania, Open Source Intel, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom, Weather, Wildlife  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Greenpeace expedition to Antarctica uncovers shocking plastic pollution

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand A Greenpeace expedition to Antarctica has revealed shocking data – that plastic pollution and chemicals are now present in one of the remotest parts of the planet. Water and snow samples gathered during a Greenpeace trip to the Southern Ocean have revealed the presence of microplastics and persistent chemicals in the […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Govt bag ban close but needs to be comprehensive

By   /  June 6, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, English, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oceania, Open Source Intel, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Govt bag ban close but needs to be comprehensive

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace is applauding the strong signal from the Associate Environment Minister today that she will ban plastic bags later in the year, but warns that if not comprehensive, the ban could fail to fix the problem. “It’s very encouraging to hear the Associate Minister Sage is keen on banning single use […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Plastic pledge is rubbish

By   /  June 5, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Conservation, English, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oceania, Open Source Intel, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Plastic pledge is rubbish

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace warns that today’s announcement of the “Beat Plastic Pollution” declaration is an industry-led false solution for tackling the scourge of plastic pollution in our oceans. Today, World Environment Day, 12 local and international businesses signed a declaration to tackle plastic pollution by committing to using 100% reusable, recyclable or compostable […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Greenpeace calls balderdash on MPI claims

By   /  May 31, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, English, Environment, fish, Fisheries, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Greenpeace calls balderdash on MPI claims

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace is calling for MPI to immediately release any documentation addressing the serious issues found during two extensive investigations into New Zealand’s fisheries, the reports of which they then buried. Over the past week, two leaked Government reports written by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) have been released by Greenpeace, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Power prices skyrocket from coal and diesel as sun’s rays go to waste

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Economy, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Investment, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Power prices skyrocket from coal and diesel as sun’s rays go to waste

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Power prices have soared over the last few evenings as energy utilities fired up coal, gas and even diesel generators to fill a spike in demand for heating during this week’s cold snap. At one point on Monday night, the wholesale price hit just under 100 cents per kilowatt hour – […]

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