Frank with hands up as Russian Security Services arrest the crew at gunpoint
The plan was to attach a Greenpeace pod to Gazprom's platform and launch
a peaceful protest against oil being pumped from the icy waters of the
Arctic. However, heavily armed commandos flooded the deck of the Arctic
Sunrise and the Arctic Thirty began their ordeal at the hands of Putin's
In 2009, George Osborne told us that if he became Chancellor "the treasury will become a green ally, not a foe." There appears to have been some confusion about what is expected of a 'green ally', so, to clarify things, here's what he should have done.
Some cities in China are notorious for poor air quality
New rules that were supposed to help tackle deadly air pollution in Europe could result in weaker rules than are currently in place in China (notorious for its poor air quality), a Greenpeace investigation has revealed.
In 2008 a coalition formed to oppose plans to expand Kingsnorth coal plant. Many of the same organisations that supported these protests have written to David Cameron again this week.
A couple of weeks ago David Cameron, Nick Clegg, and Ed Miliband signed an agreement to work together to tackle climate change. This announcement included an unprecedented pledge to phase out the UK's unabated coal power stations – our number one source of carbon pollution.