Greenpeace accuses FIFA of "greenwashing" with World Cup carbon claims
"FIFA's claims of a carbon-neutral event are highly misleading," said an official with the environmental group.
Deep-Sea Mining: Is It Worth the Cost?
The mining involves collecting minerals from the ocean floor for use in battery manufacture, and it can affect deep-sea communities.
Chernobyl Radiation Risk Investigated: 'We Want to Know What Happened'
Greenpeace is investigating radiation levels at Chernobyl after 600 Russian soldiers were deployed there.
Recreated Photo Shows 100 Years of Glacier Retreat: 'I Was Shaking'
Photographer Neill Drake has recreated a photo from 1918 to show the melting of the Norwegian Blomstrandbreen Glacier.
Greenpeace Urges Greece to Scrap Deep-Sea Oil and Gas Exploration
Sonic blasts used in undersea prospection would put the whales and dolphins, which are sound-sensitive cetaceans, at risk, Greenpeace said.
The Legitimacy—or Not—of Carbon Offsetting
Offsets must be regulated, reformed and heavily scrutinized. But we still need them. And we need them to succeed.
COP26 Deal Fails to Impress Environmentalists After Coal Compromise
Greta Thunberg warned of a "tsunami of greenwashing" to frame the deal as "a step in the right direction."
Big Oil to Testify on Climate Change Disinformation for the First Time
The world's largest oil companies will answer questions before Congress on their alleged efforts to obscure the role of fossil fuels in global warming.
Protester Who Parachuted Into Euro Game Didn't Intend to Land: Greenpeace
Greenpeace apologized after a protester parachuted onto the Allianz Arena field before a European Championship soccer match, injuring two. The environmental organization said the pilot did not intend to enter the stadium.
Using Australian Company's Logo for Parody Lands Greenpeace in Court
A recent online campaign from Greenpeace described AGL as Australia's "biggest climate polluter" with the slogan "AGL – Australia's Greatest Liability."
Japan's Plan to Dump Radioactive Water in Ocean Sparks Petition
The water, left over from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in 2011, is currently stored in huge tanks. But space is running out.
Mass Marine Animal Deaths in Kamchatka Dubbed an 'Environmental Disaster'
Russia's emergencies ministry is investigating the cause of the deaths of marine animals in the region.
Firm in Russian Arctic Oil Spill Probe Admits Pumping Waste Into Tundra
Nornickel is already being investigated for a 20,000-metric ton oil spill last month that activists say has destroyed sea life near Norilsk.
Arctic Circle Oil Spill Moving Through Ambarnaya River Seen from Space
Russia declared a state of emergency after 20,000 tonnes of diesel leaked into the river.
Jane Fonda Brings Her Climate Change Protest 'Fire Drill Fridays' to L.A.
Jane Fonda is almost as well known for her activism as she is for her Hollywood career. Now she's taking her climate change protest (and that red coat) to Los Angeles.
Western Banks Funding Saudi Aramco IPO Betraying Climate Change Promises
"The idea of a people, investors and banks buying into a company like Saudi Aramco just flies in the face of everything we need to do to stop climate breakdown," Rachel Kennerley of Friends of the Earth told Newsweek.
Radioactive Dust Could Be Released From New Highway in Russia: Greenpeace
The highway through the south of the Russian capital goes past a former metals processing site and could scatter radioactive particles into the air, the environmental group has warned.
Climate Protesters Climb Houston Bridge Ahead of Democratic Debate
"To the presidential candidates gathered in Houston today, we need you to know there is no middle ground to stand on. Will you champion a Green New Deal and ensure a just transition away from fossil fuels?" one of the Greenpeace activists said.
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo Ditch Ties to Plastics Industry Association
Organization has lobbied for states to prohibit plastic bans across the country as companies attempt to reduce waste.
U.K. Minister Suspended After Video Shows Him Grabbing Activist By Neck
Mark Field has apologized for the incident which the prime minister found "very concerning."
These Are the Best and Worst Supermarkets for Reducing Single Use Plastic
Greenpeace says all chains profiled in report still need to do more to help address "pollution crisis they're causing."
Joe Biden Receives 'D-' Rating on Climate Change from Greenpeace
Biden received a D- grade, ranking only above John Hickenlooper, Bill Weld and President Donald Trump.
Activists Challenge Biden on Climate Change: 'Prove It'
"It's easy for politicians to simply acknowledge that climate change exists. What's harder is a real plan that measures up to the urgency of the crisis," said Greenpeace.
Swamp Monsters Crash Acting Interior Secretary Hearing
"David Bernhardt is one of us. He's down here in the muck every day advocating for the dirty fossil fuels we swamp monsters love."
Greenpeace Condemns Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Criticisms
"He is a paid lobbyist, not an independent source," Greenpeace warned.
Scientists Slam White House Climate Change Panel
"The ice doesn't care what this administration thinks. It's just going to keep melting," David Titley, the director of the Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk at Penn State, told Newsweek.
Russia Criticized Over Whale Jail For Orcas and Belugas
Organization offers to provide heating guns to make sure the water temperature is not too cold.
Japan to Resume Commercial Whale Hunting in 2019
A moratorium on commercial whaling had been in place since 1986.
Activists Send Climate Change Message to Trump, Putin
The demonstration was done in conjunction with the Kallio church, according to a Greenpeace press release.
Activists Crash Drone Into Nuclear Plant
Greenpeace sent a drone dressed like Superman into a nuclear plant in France.