Pacific bluefin tuna should be protected under Endangered Species Act

Pacific bluefin tuna should be protected under Endangered Species Act

treehugger.com 30 Jun '16, 12pm

An alliance of environmental groups has petitioned the National Marine Service to consider bluefin tuna and its habitat to be endangered, due to overfishing. Pacific bluefin tuna populations are plummeting as demand for the fish increases, mostly as a luxury item on sushi menus around world. The bluefin population has dropped to 3 percent of what it once was, before it became such a sought-after consumable; and the future is particularly grim because most of the bluefin tuna caught (approximately 97 percent, according to the WWF) are juvenile, not yet mature enough to reproduce. WWF - Current Situation of Pacific Bluefin Tuna and Stock Man...

Our condolences for the tragic loss

teslamotors.com 30 Jun '16, 8pm

We learned yesterday evening that NHTSA is opening a preliminary evaluation into the performance of Autopilot during a recent fatal crash tha...

Argentina Launches Innovative Renewables Program: Argentina will hold a public auction on August ...

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Amid illegal fishing crackdown, Indonesia to buoy legal catch

news.mongabay.com 30 Jun '16, 12pm

The Indonesian fisheries ministry aired plans last week to expedite its permit-issuance process and get thousands of fishing boats stranded i...

Climate Change to Devastate Adélie Penguin Population in Antarctica by Up to 60%

ecowatch.com 30 Jun '16, 2pm
Climate Change to Devastate Adélie Penguin Population in Antarctica by Up to 60%

At least 60 percent of Antarctica’s Adélie penguin population could be wiped out by the end of this century due to climate change , new resea...

Energy

West Africa Solar takes first steps forward

West Africa Solar takes first steps forward

pv-tech.org 30 Jun '16, 8am

While the utility-scale sector faces continued delays, the small-scale solar opportunity in West Africa is gathering pace, and with some of t...

Global installed solar photovoltaic capacity to exceed 756 GW by 2025, says GlobalData

renewableenergyfocus.com 30 Jun '16, 11am

The company’s latest report states that although growth will decline compared to the 2006-2015 period, which saw an exceptional CAGR of 50.1%...

Texas will add more than 4,600 MW of #solar capacity in next 5 years, 2nd only to California

seia.org 28 Jun '16, 1pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Kicking off the year with record growth across all solar sectors, Texas is on track to become the fastest-growing utility-...

Transportation

BlueIndy electric car-sharing: after 9 months, how's it doing?

greencarreports.com 30 Jun '16, 12pm
BlueIndy electric car-sharing: after 9 months, how's it doing?

John Voelcker 1 views Jun 30, 2016 Follow John Add to circle BlueIndy Bolloré BlueCar Enlarge Photo Car-sharing is growing, in urban areas, a...

Fashion

'Global climate emergency' declared after jet stream crosses equator

inhabitat.com 30 Jun '16, 10am
'Global climate emergency' declared after jet stream crosses equator

A prominent climate scientist has declared a “global climate emergency” after observing the jet stream in the Northern Hemisphere crossing th...

Scotland aims to lead the way on local green energy innovation

energysavingtrust.org.uk 30 Jun '16, 9am
Scotland aims to lead the way on local green energy innovation

• Local renewable energy sources the aim of ambitious funding scheme • Tailored projects tack...

Purposeful Work: Why All Generations Want to Find Meaning in the Day-to-Day

triplepundit.com 30 Jun '16, 10am
Purposeful Work: Why All Generations Want to Find Meaning in the Day-to-Day

As the Chief Purpose Officer for one of the world’s largest and most trusted professional ser...

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