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Letter to Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper

Publication | 2009-12-04 at 7:00

Just three days before the UN Copenhagen climate change summit opens, Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper visits Beijing. Greenpeace China delivered a letter to Mr. Harper urging him to stop the tar sands, one of the most destructive and...

China Wind Power Report 2007

Publication | 2007-11-01 at 7:00

China could lead the world in wind energy development and play a larger role in combating climate change, according to China Wind Power Report 2007, the report also predicts that China’s installed wind power capacity could reach 122 GW by 2020,...

Energy [R]evolution: A Sustainable China Energy Outlook

Publication | 2007-04-24 at 6:00

The report "Energy [R]evolution: A Sustainable China Energy Outlook" is part of the global study "Energy [R]evolution" , produced by Greenpeace and the European Renewable Energy Council (EREC). According to this report, China can achieve rapid...

Appendix 3: A list of global climate change and its consequences

Publication | 2006-09-11 at 6:00

Appendix 3: A list of global climate change and its consequences

Appendix 1: Summary of Survey Findings

Publication | 2006-09-11 at 6:00

Appendix 1: Summary of Survey Findings

Greenpeace activists attacked in Philippine coal plant protest against climate change...

Press release | 2005-11-10 at 7:00

A German Greenpeace activist participating in a peaceful protest against the Masinloc coal power plant outside Manila was horrendously beaten by local plant personnel and three other Greenpeace activists from New Zealand and the Philippines had...

Global celebrations as Kyoto Protocol comes into force

Press release | 2005-02-16 at 7:00

Young Greenpeace volunteers in Beijing helped launch a series of events around the world today, welcoming the dawn of a new era for climate protection. The Kyoto Protocol - the global agreement that lays the ground for the international community...

Dangerous disregard for health and safety in handling of the Dalian Oil Spill

Press release | 2010-07-24 at 18:10

Dalian, July 23, 2010 In the fifth day of Greenpeace’s investigations in Dalian, our rapid response team has found a dangerous disregard for health and safety in the oil spill’s clean-up effort, as well as the nearby seafood farms and beaches.

Greenpeace Survey reveals business demand for Government leadership against global...

Press release | 2007-11-06 at 7:00

A Greenpeace survey indicates concern from both local and overseas chambers of commerce that natural disasters triggered by global warming would be detrimental to investment in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta region. Almost all respondents...

Greenpeace issues call to action to world leaders at U.N. meeting on climate change

Press release | 2007-09-25 at 16:58

UNITED NATIONS – Speaking at the first high-level meeting on climate change at the United Nations, the Campaigns Director of Greenpeace China, Sze Ping Lo, challenged world leaders to strengthen the Kyoto Protocol, the one global agreement to...

Greenpeace reveals Disney use of energy inefficient light bulbs

Press release | 2007-08-26 at 6:00

Although the alarm of global warming is raised, Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel unnecessarily uses energy inefficient incandescent light bulbs, which emit excessive greenhouse gases. Greenpeace activists reveal a banner saying “Mickey Cooks the...

Greenpeace: Strong Policies Needed to Fulfill Wind and Solar Potential

Press release | 2011-06-16 at 14:05

China can continue to lead the global wind power sector if it has the support of favourable renewable energy policies as part of the 12th Five-Year Plan, said Greenpeace and the Chinese Renewable Energy Industries Association (CREIA) today in a...

Greenpeace, KFEM call for shutdown of 33-year old Kori nuclear reactor

Press release | 2011-06-17 at 14:39

Greenpeace and the Korean Federation for Environmental Movement (KFEM) today called for the immediate closure of Korea's oldest nuclear reactor, the Kori 1, citing citizen concerns about its safety. The Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior sailed...

Durban climate talks: last chance for the big emitters

Press release | 2011-11-27 at 15:30

Durban - On the eve of the opening of the latest round of UN climate talks in Durban Greenpeace today declared that it is time for our Governments to stop listening to the carbon-intensive polluting corporations and start listening to the people...

Nationalism has no place in climate change

Feature Story | 2009-12-16 at 18:48

Greenpeace China's Yang Ailun is in Copenhagen lobbying delegates at the climate change conference to make a strong and fair deal to stop climate change. This is her take on why loving your country means wanting the best possible climate change...

Is it all coming down to trust or money or both?

Feature Story | 2009-12-15 at 17:10

Two big issues have been coming up again and again this week in Copenhagen: money and trust. These may be a smokescreen for the much larger issue of what targets developed or developing countries take on but they are important regardless.

A love letter to Copenhagen

Feature Story | 2009-12-10 at 11:01

While the politics heats up on the third day of the Copenhagen climate change summit, Greenpeace China's Tom Wang receives a love letter.

Copenhagen stumbles on second day

Feature Story | 2009-12-09 at 11:25

Developing countries, including China, are angry about a leaked document which, they say, allows developed countries to shirk the necessary emissions cuts to stop climate change. What does this mean for a Copenhagen deal?

So long Obama and thanks for nothing

Feature Story | 2009-11-18 at 13:16

As US president Barack Obama leaves the Chinese capital, we take a look at what he achieved, if anything, on pushing forward a solution to climate change.

Obama: be a climate leader

Feature Story | 2009-11-16 at 7:00

As US President Barack Obama visits China this week, Greenpeace (and tens of thousands of Chinese people) have a special message for him.

What we think of Obama's Nobel Prize

Feature Story | 2009-10-10 at 6:00

There has been a mixed reaction to the news that US President Barack Obama has won the Nobel Peace Prize. Here's what we think.

Balls to climate change!

Feature Story | 2009-09-23 at 6:00

Are you worried about climate change? Well, if you’re very very rich there is an answer. The SurvivaBall.

Even China says no to the gas-guzzling Hummer

Feature Story | 2009-09-09 at 6:00

Good news for the climate, but bad news for the Hummer.

Climate change: a story in ice

Feature Story | 2009-08-27 at 6:00

By tomorrow, 28 August, there will only be 100 days left to go before a crucial world summit on climate change. Greenpeace China is marking the day with a beautiful ice sculpture. Watch it live with us.

Hong Kong fails on climate change

Feature Story | 2009-07-08 at 17:32

We have bad news. We appealed to Hong Kong chief executive Donald Tsang to get serious on climate change, but once again the government has let us all down.

Sinar Mas: Climate killer

Feature Story | 2009-05-25 at 6:00

What have soap and shampoos got to do with climate change? Well Sinar Mas, produces so much carbon dioxide chopping up forests to grow palm oil in one tiny province of Indonesia that it is on a par with the emissions of an entire European country.

Meeting of minds

Feature Story | 2009-04-27 at 15:45

Seventeen of the world's major economies, including China, are in Washington to discuss climate change. What does that have to do with a six-month-old baby boy in Beijing? Greenpeace China's Catherine Fitzpatrick explains.

G20 snubs climate change

Feature Story | 2009-04-03 at 6:00

It wasn’t for nothing that the group of 20 nations kicked off their meeting in London on April Fools Day. It turns out the banks had the last laugh. Or did they?

Bailouts for banks but the world gets nothing

Feature Story | 2009-02-23 at 7:00

If the world was a bank then it would have been saved by now. For the price of a €1.30 (about 11 renminbi) bus ticket per EU citizen per week from now until 2020, the European Union could fund a Green New Deal and save the climate.

Time is running out for the climate Hillary!

Feature Story | 2009-02-19 at 7:00

Greenpeace China took advantage of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s visit to Beijing to give her a small gift reminding her how crucial it is for the US and China to lead a global solution to climate change.

Combat Climate Change, Save Mid-Autumn Festival

Feature Story | 2010-08-11 at 6:00

Greenpeace invites everyone in Hong Kong to participate in our second annual World Car Free Day. Together we can raise awareness about climate change and do our part to reduce carbon dioxide and other greenhouses gases poisoning our air.

Spoiled Summer

Feature Story | 2010-07-29 at 6:00

Arthur JD surveys the beach scene, finding oil, frustrated swimmers, unfair entrance fees, and dead fish.

Oil Spill in China

Feature Story | 2010-07-20 at 6:00

On July 16, 2010, two pipelines exploded in Dalian, Liaoning province, spilling oil into the Bohai Gulf. This accident – occurring just a day after BP finally capped their Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico – should be a grave reminder of the...

China's growing sands

Feature Story | 2010-01-29 at 7:00

China's poverty-stricken northwest is swathed in sand. The deserts are creeping over ever larger areas, in part because of weather changes linked to climate change. Sean Gallagher a young British photographer travelled to Ningxia to document...

What’s so important about Poznan anyway?

Feature Story | 2008-12-04 at 7:00

Oh no! More talks about climate change. And they’re not even on a tropical island like last year’s Bali conference. They’re in freezing Poland! Why should I care?

Forests for Climate Tour lands in Indonesia

Feature Story | 2008-10-08 at 6:00

Greenpeace ship, the Esperanza, has started the Indonesian leg of its "Forests for Climate" tour, shining the spotlight on the rampant destruction of Southeast Asia's Paradise Forests.

Legco elections: who gets our green vote?

Feature Story | 2008-09-02 at 6:00

Hong Kong voters will head to the polls this Sunday for Legislative Council elections. Greenpeace has been checking out which candidates pass the environmental test.

125 million climate refugees?

Feature Story | 2008-03-29 at 7:10

'Hope for the best, plan for the worst', is the mantra of emergency planners everywhere. But, for 125 million people living in the low lying areas of South Asia, when it comes to climate change there is no plan that will adequately address the...

Climate campaigners bring peaceful protest to Heathrow

Feature Story | 2008-02-26 at 16:00

The Greenpeace volunteers – two women and two men – waited until all the passengers had disembarked from the one hour flight before walking through double doors at Terminal One, crossing an area of tarmac and climbing stairs onto the fuselage of...

Greenpeace climbers captivate power plant urging government to regulate its CO2...

Feature Story | 2007-12-06 at 7:00

While the UN Climate Conference in Bali is thrashing out solution to global warming, two Greenpeace vessels gear towards the Castle Peak Power Plant, allowing the climbers to scale to a 30M-tall ash silos and suspend a 15m x 15m banner reading...

SolarChill fridge wins environmental award

Feature Story | 2006-10-07 at 7:36

SolarChill is a new ozone friendly refrigeration technology using solar power, enabling delivery of vaccines and food to regions of the world without electricity. Developed by us along with six other organisations it has won the Environmental...

Oil spills - Philippines, Indian Ocean and Lebanon

Feature Story | 2006-08-24 at 10:05

Oil is harmful to the environment every step of the way. It leaks from pipelines, spills from ships, creates smog in our cities, and is heating up our planet. Marine ecosystems already stressed by over fishing and destructive fishing practices,...

Greenpeace Chernobyl Anniversary statement

Feature Story | 2006-04-26 at 17:33

Today, on the 20th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster we must reflect on the impact of the day that changed the world's view of nuclear power. Chernobyl was not simply an industrial accident. It was a human tragedy on an unimaginable scale.

Activists attacked in Philippines global warming protest

Feature Story | 2005-11-10 at 7:00

One of our activists participating in a peaceful protest against a coal power plant outside Manila has been horrendously beaten by local plant security, who drew weapons and fired warning shots at people armed with nothing but a banner. Four...

Rainbow Warrior will open to public on 23 Oct

Feature Story | 2005-10-14 at 18:37

This morning the Hong Kong SAR Government officially authorised Greenpeace to use the Eastern Berth of Central Pier No.2. The Rainbow Warrior, Greenpeace’s flagship that launched “Sure Wind – Rainbow Warrior Asia Energy Revolution Tour”, docks...

Vote for Clean Air

Feature Story | 2005-02-18 at 7:00

The existing Air Quality Objectives (AQO) in Hong Kong act as a 'smokescreen' to hide the urgency of action needed to solve the critical air pollution situation. Implemented in 1987 and no review has been undertaken for nearly 20 years, the AQO...

From Durban: "It's time for our governments to listen to the people"

Feature Story | 2011-11-29 at 11:37

On the eve of the latest round of climate talks in Durban, Greenpeace declares that it is time for our governments to listen to the people, and not the polluters.

Durban result: A ten-year delay in global greenhouse pollution reductions

Feature Story | 2011-12-12 at 17:20

The agreement finalized at U.N. climate talks in Durban means that China still has almost a decade before it will significantly slow its rate of greenhouse pollution.

Dirty data letter simple

Action | 2012-04-18 at 9:00

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Scientific Consensus

Standard Page | 2006-01-06 at 14:19

There is a broad and overwhelming scientific consensus that climate change is occurring, is caused in large part by human activities, and if left unchecked will likely have disastrous consequences. Furthermore, there is solid scientific evidence...

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