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Lisbon / Copenhagen (dpa) – Not only is road traffic a heavy burden on the environment, but maritime transport also generates greenhouse gases which lead to global warming. The real environmental impact of maritime transport in Europe has now been summarized for the first time in a report presented by the European Maritime Safety Agency …

Through Dominique naidoo 52 m ago Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share The swift reaction of Cape Town’s Specialized Maritime and Environmental Law Enforcement Unit led to the arrest of four marine poachers on Saturday, August 28, 2021. The unit responded to a complaint from a small vessel deploying fishing nets in …

Here’s what you need to know: An American Airlines plane in Arlington, Va., on Friday. The carrier is to provide three planes to aid the rescue effort.Credit…Stefani Reynolds for The New York Times Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III has ordered six commercial airlines to provide passenger jets to help with the growing U.S. military …

A total of 437 fines have been imposed at sea by Transport Malta since the start of 2021, according to figures presented by Transport Malta to The Malta Independent Sunday. This newsroom contacted the respective authorities – Transport Malta and the Maltese Police – to find out the number of crimes at sea reported in …

The world’s largest report on climate change was released today by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a United Nations group of nearly 200 leading climatologists who have reviewed more than 14,000 scientific papers. It’s pretty dark – but far from hopeless. There are things that we all can and should all do. As …

Posted on August 07, 2021 at 9:41 a.m. MAHIA Identity Merv Goodley fears for the security of Gisborne’s southern transport links. He says it’s only a matter of time – not if, but when – before a major weather event similar to the 1957 Waikokopu landslide, or earthquake, removes the railway line to Gisborne and …

Funding for projects to reduce emissions in the North Sea oil sector has been announced by the Scottish government, with the money being matched by the oil and gas industries. Transport and Net Zero Secretary Michael Matheson has confirmed £ 16.5million for a series of seven energy programs run by the Net Zero Technology Center. …

Last year, the coronavirus outbreak caused serious damage to the rail freight and long-distance rail passenger sectors in Germany. However, the two sectors will receive financial support of more than 2.5 billion euros from the European Commission, the latter having approved two schemes to help them under EU state aid rules. A total of 2.1 …

LONDON / BEIJING, July 23 (Reuters) – A new global wave of COVID-19. Natural disasters in China and Germany. A cyber attack targeting the main South African ports. Events conspired to drive global supply chains to a breaking point, threatening the fragile flow of raw materials, parts and consumer goods, according to companies, economists and …

China will have to be more precise in defining its climate plans. Lei Han – Flickr / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 This is the 117th article in the series – The Chronicles of China. Read the articles here. from China urbanization rate was among the highest in the world. During the 40 years of reforms, it …