A group of prominent scientists and economists have issued a stark warning to the Australian politicians: The Murray-Darling basin plan is failing to achieve environmental goals and is a ‘gross waste’ of money.
For years, researchers believed the northern third of the Great Barrier Reef paralleling the coast of Queensland, Australia, was a spatial refuge — an area that would be more or less immune to rising ocean temperatures and could safeguard delicate coral habitats and the species that rely on them.
Thailand’s biggest wind power generator, Wind Energy Holdings (WEH), plans to invest into other sources of electricity including solar, hydro and biomass to back up its capacity, its chief executive told Reuters in an interview.
China will try to make around 90 percent of its contaminated farmland safe for crops by the end of 2020, and will also restrict development on a quarter of the country’s territory, environment minister Li Ganjie said.
With the approval of the State Forestry Administration (SFA), two forest parks in east China's Anhui Province have been upgraded into national parks thanks to their stunning scenery and improving tourism facilities.